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Watch: Phonix Beats on the making of J Cole's "No Role Modelz"

Posted Jan. 16, 2019, 3:44 p.m.

J. Cole’s Platinum hit, “No Role Modelz,” is the highest-charting single from his third studio album, ‘2014 Forest Hills Drive.’ Co-produced by Cole and Phonix Beats, the fan favorite peaked at No. 36 on the Billboard Hot 100 and interpolates Project Pat’s 2001 hit, “Don’t Save Her.” Phonix Beats recently sat down with Genius to explain how ...

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Watch: The Making of Jarren Benton's "Don't Need You"

Posted Oct. 30, 2018, 12:54 p.m.


 

With 1.8 million views on YouTube, it's safe to say that the music video for Jarren Benton's "Don't Need You" is a huge hit. We caught up with Reason powered producer Kato on the Track and he sent us this video where he breaks down how he came up with the beat for "Don't Need You" and how ...

Tutorials

How to Make Trap Drums in Reason 10

Posted July 25, 2018, 8:02 a.m.

Reason’s unique workflow and extensive sound library gives you everything you need to create Trap drums that will set your block on fire. Check out this video by Jelie303 from Kickback Couture to learn!

Pioneered in the mid-2000’s by producers like Lil Jon, DJ Paul and Mannie Fresh, and personified by street rappers such as T.I., Young Jeezy and ...

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Umpf Club Drums – The Future of Beats in Reason

Posted June 13, 2018, 4:56 p.m.

In my mind there’s nothing more exciting in electronic music than the drums. Powerful and driving, understated and rhythmic – there’s a world of possibilities at your fingertips with beats, and with our latest Rack Extension device Umpf Club Drums, we want to get you there as soon as possible. I want to drag beat-making in Reason kicking and screaming ...

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How to Make Lofi Hip-Hop Beats in Reason 10

Posted June 13, 2018, 9:24 a.m.

Over the last decade, the popularity of “lofi” hip-hop has exploded thanks to producers like Nujabes and J Dilla. Lofi hip-hop is all about soft, introspective instrumentals—and Reason 10 has everything you need to lay down the perfect vibe. In this tutorial, producer MG the Future will show you how to make lofi hip hop beats in Reason 10.

Lofi ...