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Watch acclaimed hip hop producer Focus… (Dr. Dre, Kendrick Lamar, Beyoncé) reveal his personal hip hop production and mixing techniques. Learn how to get your kick and snare to pop, create space for lead vocals and more.

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808s are a staple of hip hop and electronic music production. But sometimes it’s good NOT to use an existing 808 sample, rather shape your own bass. Producer Focus… (Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Recordings, Kendrick Lamar) explains why.

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“Drums can just be drums. But now they’re not.” Watch how producer Focus… (Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Recordings, Kendrick Lamar) uses the Torque drum tone shifter and other plugins to give his drum samples the exact feel he wants.

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Seven leading producers, mixers and DJs share their tips on how to get the most punch, clarity and low-end impact out of your 808 drums and bass lines.

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2x Grammy-winning producer and mix engineer Focus... (Dr. Dre, Kendrick Lamar, Eminem) shares his personal production tips and the top 5 qualities every successful producer must have.

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