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At the dawn of the hip-hop era, all rap was East Coast rap. All of rap's most important early artists were based in the New York City area -- old-school legends like DJ Kool Herc, Grandmaster Flash, Afrika Bambaataa, the Sugarhill Gang, Kurtis Blow, and Run-D.M.C. As rap grew and became more diverse over the course of the '80s, productive scenes began to spring up in other locations around the country; nonetheless, East Coast rap dominated through most of the '80s. Although the sound of East Coast rap wasn't completely uniform, from the mid- to late '80s it tended to gravitate to more aggressive beats and sample collages, and many MCs prided themselves on their technical dexterity in craftin ... Read More


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NEW YORK NEW YORK (15SEC) - (by David J. Smith)  Year: 2011
David J. Smith Take a journey through the 5 boroughs and the isle of Manhattan. Groovy Neo Soul guitar and organ hum along while gritty Hip Hop drums put a swagger in your step that can only come from one place in the world. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
500369 0:16 Med Slow 100 USD $15.95  
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
500371 1:01 Med Slow 100 USD $54.95  
Sweep - Hip Hop, East Coast
500368 0:11 Med Slow 100 USD $10.95  
30sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
500370 0:32 Med Slow 100 USD $37.95  


CHARLIE BROWN BLUES - (by RCummins)  Year: 2010
RCummins Acid jazz hip-hop instrumental bed conveys moments of contemplation, dull, uncertainty, doubt, blues, depression, or loneliness. Useful for documentaries on substance abuse, job loss, dilemma, prison life. Also urban demographic commercials and anime. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
437284 3:08 Med Slow 92 USD $88.95  
Stinger - Hip Hop, East Coast
437285 0:08 Med Slow 92 USD $11.95  


CLOCKWORK - (by Frequencee)  Year: 2015
Frequencee This track has old school boom bap inspired drums layered with an eclectic mix of guitars, clavinet, rhoads and a west coast style g-funk sine lead. The track would be a perfect underscore for urban themed tv, film or documentary seeking a mood or theme of mystery. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
740916 2:59 Med Slow 89 USD $81.95  
30sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
740913 0:34 Med Slow 89 USD $37.95  
Stinger - Hip Hop, East Coast
740915 0:12 Med Slow 89 USD $15.95  
60sec - Hip Hop, Action Thriller Hip Hop
740914 1:01 Med Slow 89 USD $67.95  


RUFF ONE - (by Big Sound Music)  Year: 2005
Big Sound Music Urban hip funk. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
212673 4:05 Med Fast 133 USD $104.95  
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
236465 1:00 Med Fast 133 USD $65.95  
30sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
236466 0:30 Med Fast 133 USD $38.95  
15sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
236467 0:16 Med Fast 133 USD $19.95  


TITE - (by Matthew Mirron)  Year: 2015
Matthew Mirron Dark, riff-driven hip-hop beat and a brooding and detached character. Perfect for bringing a vibe of urban cool to television, advertisements, trailers, video games, and film. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available  
767593 3:49 Med Slow 85 USD $83.95  


TOUGH SITUATION - (by Martin Haene)  Year: 2011
Martin Haene Medium paced hip-hop. Prominent rhythms and bass with pizzicato melodies. Also available as a 60 second cut, a 30 second cut and a Loop. Dance - urban, hip-hop, garage,, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
499601 2:18 Med Fast 135 USD $113.95  
Loop - Hip Hop, East Coast
499605 0:29 Med Fast 135 USD $38.95  
30sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
499602 0:31 Med Fast 134 USD $38.95  
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
499603 1:01 Med Fast 134 USD $65.95  


MOUNTAIN TOP - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2015
Logwood Productions Ever wonder what’s on the other side? Ever dared to take steps towards the higher ground? On the other side of the bridge could be paradise. It could be something else entirely. Let me know when you reach the Mountain Top. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
724121 2:00 Med Slow 84 USD $37.95  


BAND OF BANDITS - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2015
Logwood Productions Yeah, we’re bandits, and we can make things very hard for you. Or you can fight on the winning side. Your call. Either way, you are my property now. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
731322 3:17 Med Slow 80 USD $40.95  


DOIN WHAT WE DOIN - (by Homemadesoul)  Year: 2013
Homemadesoul Hip hop track made straight for the club. It is a banger, and has the bass to go with it. The instrumental take a minimalist approach with skimpy sounds, and booming bass. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast  
630683 4:23 Med Fast 184 USD $43.95  
Segue - Talking, American / Male  
630669 0:01 USD $1.50  
Loop - Keyboard,  
630678 0:05 Med Fast 184 USD $1.50  
Variation A (Hook Back Acapella) - Vocals,  
630671 0:10 Med Fast 184 USD $1.95  
Variation B (Hook Acapella) - Vocals,  
630670 0:15 Med Fast 184 USD $2.45  
Loop A - Drum Loops, Hip hop  
630675 0:05 Med Fast 184 USD $1.50  
Loop B - Hip Hop, Hip Hop Instrumental  
630677 0:16 Med Fast 184 USD $15.95  


PURPLE SWAG - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2015
Logwood Productions Fly, spin, glide, jump, ride, float, fall and get back up. Just another unstoppable day in my purple vans. Unbreakable! Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
722837 3:09 Med Slow 85 USD $40.95  


SMOKE A POUND - (by Wayne Dawkins)  Year: 2012
Wayne Dawkins Smooth hiphop/rap, Eastcoast/Westcoast flavor with male vocals. Laid back for those times when you want to go cruising with the 'fellas' down the strip. Innocent fun in the convertible. Warm strings, acoustic guitars, electric piano, sound effects, synths, drums, bass, percussion and more. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
540629 4:31 Slow 79 USD $51.95  


HAD IT ALL (FEATURING D. LARUE AND ELLE WINSTON) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Sincere and sentimental Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring female vocals. A song about a woman in an abusive marriage that gave up, broke down and stayed in the relationship. Great for dark breakups and abusive relationship scenes. Chorus is great for hopelessness, somber, or giving up scenes. Female Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
610736 3:39 Med Slow 85 USD $54.95  
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
610735 3:39 Med Slow 85 USD $54.95  


FIRST FRONTIER MAIN (60SEC) - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Cool Contemporary R&B Track, Dan Bierton, Mark Lane, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast  
407874 1:06 Med Slow 90 USD $112.95  
Variation (39sec) - Hip Hop, Hip Hop Instrumental  
407875 0:40 Med Slow 90 USD $62.95  
Stinger - Dance, Dance (pending cat.)  
407876 0:14 Med Slow 90 USD $26.95  


CHAMPIONS REIGN - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Regal, triumphant and determined Hip-Hop / Rap instrumental cue. Inspiring and empowering piano drive the track while the drums juxtapose the instrumentation with a gritty and dark vibe. Great for urban, street, night, and driving scenes. Also, great for reality TV or urban TV and movies. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
618951 3:09 Med Slow 94 USD $53.95  


KING RISES (FEATURING J. NOLAN) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2012
D.C. SoulPlusMind Jay-Z inspired, east coast influenced Hip-Hop / Rap song. Percussive, confident strong and empowering song about taking control and rising to the top. Great for reality TV shows, films or scenes about overcoming adversity, being on top or climbing to the top. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
592731 4:10 Med Slow 90 USD $115.95  
Variation (Instrumental Version) - Hip Hop, East Coast
592730 4:10 Med Slow 90 USD $55.95  


PERIDOT EYES (ADULT SWM) FEAT. MAGNUS 1 - (by Eddie Caldwell)  Year: 2010
Eddie Caldwell Rap, hip hop, song with and old school flavor, adverts, infomercial, carco Great baseline & cool fender rhodes. Smooth club scene bar a la the roots, jurassic park, nas jay z. Earthy underground rap, talib, lauren hill, adverts, infomercials, dramatic rap, grimey rap, method man, urban scene, Male Rap, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
510793 5:35 Med Slow 94 USD $54.95  


ON FIRE TONIGHT - (by KCentric)  Year: 2015
KCentric High energy East Coast Hip Hop. Action packed and ready for a cool sports show. Ideal for flashy or over the top highlights or big plays. Perfect for TV, film, web, advertising, and digital media. Bouncy hip-hop drums, slick synthesizers, and hypnotic electric guitars. Broadcast ready for game time! Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
706503 1:03 Med Slow 100 USD $74.95  


HARD KNOCK LIVES 60 SECS - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Hip-Hop and Urban dance and background track for video games, urban scenes, youth oriented commercials, anything in which you want to convey the image of being cool. Hanging out in the club with your friends, having a good time, spending way too much money, and trying to be cool. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast  
467949 1:20 Med Slow 99 USD $112.95  


WESTERN TAKE (SNIPETTE) - (by Add-On Music Group)  Year: 2008
Add-On Music Group Instrumental hip-hop new millenium groove, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, East Coast
294877 1:05 Med Slow 98 USD $81.95  


SQUASH IT - (by Keldamuzik)  Year: 2012
Keldamuzik This is a great powerful anti-violence song. This can be used in documentaries, indie films, major motion pictures, etc. If you are trying to stop the violence in the world this is a good hip hop track that anybody will listen and take on to. Mixed Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Anti-violence song) - Hip Hop, East Coast
509697 3:54 Med Slow 92 USD $97.95  


THOU SHALL NOT CRY (SNIPETTE) - (by Add-On Music Group)  Year: 2008
Add-On Music Group Instrumental east coast urban hip-hop groove, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
294876 1:25 Fast 169 USD $81.95  


CULTURE - (by Hectik)  Year: 2010
Hectik Hip-Hop, Rap, Male Vocals, Drums, Bass, Synth, catchy hook. Nostalgic rap about coming to the USA and comparing the differences between the it and the Dominican Republican at a young age. At the same time proclaiming his love for Hip-Hop culture in NYC. Sounds like Eminem, Master G, Slim Rick,, Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
390914 4:59 Med Slow 88 USD $67.95  


ON THE CASE - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2014
Logwood Productions When duty calls, there is no time to second guess yourself or try to delay. There is only the choice to face destiny head on, and to come out victorious. This track provides the epic feel needed to give you the confidence to succeed. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
672059 4:04 Med Slow 90 USD $85.95  


THUG LOVE - (by Watt Generated Benjamins)  Year: 2012
Watt Generated Benjamins Get on the floor with this pulsating, driving hip hop tack. Featuring a gritty, driving drum and bass groove and a soulful melody. A superb track for multiple production uses. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast  
513358 1:22 Med Slow 97 USD $61.95  


READY TO RIDE (FEATURING GLEAMS) - (by D.C. SoulPlusMind)  Year: 2013
D.C. SoulPlusMind Fierce, confident, electric guitar driven Hip-Hop / Rap song featuring male vocals. Storytelling song about a biker group and their lives in the city. Great for motorcycle / bike scenes, scenes in the ghetto or dark street life scenes. Good for all things urban. Male Rap, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Main) - Hip Hop, East Coast
606412 4:26 Slow 70 USD $115.95  
Variation (Instrumental) - Hip Hop, East Coast
606411 4:26 Slow 70 USD $115.95  


NO DEPENDENT - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2015
Logwood Productions Dana’s been through it all. She’s lived a lifetime of let downs and disappointments and has realized that she is the only one she can trust. Wouldn’t you agree? Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
724131 3:06 Med Slow 95 USD $81.95  


MICROWAVE MINT - (by Watt Generated Benjamins)  Year: 2011
Watt Generated Benjamins This Hiphop Instrumental is a great sound-alike to the superstar Hiphop Producer Pharrell of The Neptunes. This track uses all the kits and sound effects found in a Pharrell production. Great for rap videos, Corporate branding, youth oriented consumer goods, Sports Video Games, Mobile Apps. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast  
507924 1:28 Med Fast 146 USD $107.95  
Jingle - Soundalikes, Pharrell  
474555 0:27 Med Fast 148 USD $15.95  


COOL AND COLLECTED - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2014
Logwood Productions Being cool and collected in the face of a daunting situation can be the difference between success and failure. This track captures the essence of a calm mind with it's rhythm, and will surely leave you feeling cool. Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
686867 4:04 Med Slow 90 USD $85.95  


BONUS FREESTYLE OFF MIXTAPE FEAT. MAGNUS 1 - (by Eddie Caldwell)  Year: 2010
Eddie Caldwell Rap, hip hop, song with and old school flavor, adverts, infomercial, carco Great baseline & cool fender rhodes. Smooth club scene bar a la the roots, jurassic park, nas jay z. Earthy underground rap, talib, lauren hill, adverts, infomercials, dramatic rap, grimey rap, method man, urban scene, Male Rap, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
510797 1:44 Med Slow 94 USD $89.95  


EVENING ON BROADWAY - (by Logwood Productions)  Year: 2014
Logwood Productions It's show night on Broadway, which means that all the stars and high-rollers are donning their fanciest attire to attend the theatre. This track gives the feel of a big shot stepping out of his luxury car into the night, Instrumental, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
671778 3:19 Med Slow 85 USD $81.95  


CLOSE 2 U - (by Seven)  Year: 2010
Seven Symphonic creepy Keyboards with a choppy Electronic Beat and Therimin like sound. Sounds like Biggie Smalls, Tupac, Ludacris, 50 Cent. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, East Coast
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, East Coast
390701 1:38 Med Slow 93 USD $495.00  


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