Home > Royalty Free Music > Hip Hop Music > Old School Rap & Hip Hop >

Old School Rap and Hip Hop


Old School Rap is the style of the very first rap artists who emerged from New York City in the late '70s and early '80s. Old school is easily identified by its relatively simple raps -- most lines take up approximately equal amounts of time, and the rhythms of the language rarely twisted around the beats of the song. The cadences usually fell squarely on the beat, and when they didn't, they wouldn't stray for long, returning to the original pattern for quick resolution. The emphasis was not on lyrical technique, but simply on good times -- aside from the socially conscious material of Grandmaster Flash, which greatly expanded rap's horizons, most old school rap had the fun, playful flavor o ... Read More


   Best-Potential Tracks

IMPORTANT: To refine track results, adjust the filter and/or sort options below.

Edit Type Society Show All Mixes Sort Method



FUNKY RAY FEAT. DUG - (by Eddie Caldwell)  Year: 2011
Eddie Caldwell This is a Club Banger 80's rap, common, jay z, nas, mos def, workout,. cardio, games, clubs, restaurants, tv shows, tribe called quest, nba channel, nfl, hip hop, corporate, felipe, j technology, sugar hill corporate, technology, sports, ghetto, hollywood, dramatic, exciting, party, talib, roots,, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
507764 5:46 Med Slow 94 USD $145.95  


RED ONE - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, Crime, Thriller, Drama, HipHop/Rap, Rhythm, Lifestyle, Fashion, Beauty, Sport, Technic, Kids, Acoustic, Instrumental, Cool, Urban, Sparse, Proud, Tense, Lonely, Eerie, Suspenseful, Drums, Beat, Sub, Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass, All, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
685016 3:44 Medium 110 USD $62.95  


SMOOTH 2 - (by Doug Michael)  Year: 2010
Doug Michael "A mid tempo RnB flavored Hip Hop Instrumental. Good for anything urban or street related. Nice West coast track perfect for partying, dancing, urban scenes, video games and more. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Old School Hip Hop) - Hip Hop, Old School
773273 3:06 Medium 105 USD $108.95  


CAN'T BE STOPPED - (by Tim Byrd)  Year: 2011
Tim Byrd Old School Hip-Hop track with big drums, piano, walking bass line, raging organ, big strings and DJ scratching. In the vein of mid-1980's rap. Great for reality tv, video games, sports shows and edgy documentaries. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
518896 1:17 Med Slow 93 USD $81.95  


EVERYBODY GET DOWN - (by Dean Wagg)  Year: 2014
Dean Wagg Super funky old school influenced hip-hop soul which sounds like NWA & Will Smith meeting James Brown. Cool, Funky & Retro. With Raps, scratches, sampled beats & all the hallmarks of nineties hip-hop & R&B. Vocal Samples, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
667920 1:59 Med Slow 100 USD $179.95  
30sec - Hip Hop, Hip Hop
667918 0:31 Med Slow 100 USD $39.95  
60sec - Hip Hop, Old School
667919 1:01 Med Slow 100 USD $65.95  


THE GODFATHER - (by A-P-M Productions)  Year: 2011
A-P-M Productions Hip Hop instrumental with a 'Mafia' feel. Starts with an Italian mandolin folk melody, accompanied by strings and accordion. It is later joined by piano, bass and an 'old school' beat. This track could be used as foreground or background music - particularly in scenes involving crime or comedy. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
507781 2:09 Medium 123 USD $101.95  


SET'N THANGS OFF - (by La Cosa Nostra)  Year: 2010
La Cosa Nostra Straight up Old School, street Hip-Hop beat with break beats DJ scratches and Group Male Vocals. Sounds like Snoop Dogg, Ludacris, 50 Cent, Eminem. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
390709 3:59 Med Slow 100 USD $495.00  


HIPFUNK 98 - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty HipHop/Rap, Roadmovie, Corporate, Lifestyle, Sport, Fashion, Industry, Acoustic, Instrumental, Funky, Urban, Groovy, Cool, Party, Positive, Motivational, Synth, Beat, Bass, Electric Guitar, Guitar, Keys, All, Mid, Fast, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
685004 3:26 Med Fast 118 USD $61.95  


URBAN HISTORY - NEW YORK NEW SCHOOL - (by Davor Devcic)  Year: 2013
Davor Devcic New York Hip Hop meets Talking Heads. This urban episode bring us back to early 1980's when rhythm machines and turntables were prevailed urban music. We can hear brass samples and electric rhythm so typical to that era. Synth sequence has strong resemblence to Talkin Heads' Once in the Lifetime, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School  
626137 1:14 Medium 115 USD $81.95  


BEAT CHELOU - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, HipHop/Rap, Crime, Drama, Trip Hop, Sport, Lifestyle, Fashion, Kids, Technic, Instrumental, Acoustic, Cool, Urban, Ghetto, Psychedelic, Bouncy, High, Swirling, Tense, Dramatic, Nervous, Drums, Beat, Sub, Synth, Bass, Strings, FX, All, Slow, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
684947 1:42 Med Slow 96 USD $56.95  


MYSTERE - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, HipHop/Rap, R&B, Drama, Crime, Thriller, Erotic/Porn, Mystery, Fashion, Beauty, Lifestyle, Instrumental, Acoustic, Urban, Deep, Cool, Seductive, Dramatic, Suspenseful, Tense, Nervous, Mysterious, Drums, Beat, Sub, Keys, Vox, Pads, All, Slow, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
684949 3:25 Med Slow 100 USD $61.95  


TWELVE GAUGE FEAT DUG - (by Eddie Caldwell)  Year: 2011
Eddie Caldwell This is a Club Banger 80's rap, common, jay z, nas, mos def, workout,. cardio, games, clubs, restaurants, tv shows, tribe called quest, nba channel, nfl, hip hop, corporate, felipe, j technology, sugar hill corporate, technology, sports, ghetto, hollywood, dramatic, exciting, party, talib, roots,, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
507789 3:32 Med Slow 94 USD $127.95  


URBAN HISTORY - BEAT THE STREET - (by Davor Devcic)  Year: 2013
Davor Devcic Turntables, Rhythm machines, rap - the picture of early Hip Hop. This song is mashup of all main ingridients from early 1980's hip hop, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, Old School  
626132 0:51 Medium 120 USD $28.95  


NASTY MOVE - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, HipHop/Rap, House, Crime, Drama, Documentary, Action, Dance, Technic, Industry, Fashion, Beauty, Kids, Instrumental, Acoustic, House, Techno, Electro, Urban, Crazy, Energetic, Futuristic, Sweeping, Drums, Beat, FX, Vox, Bass, Sub, Synth, Cowbell, Strings, All, Mid, Fast, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
684917 5:57 Med Fast 127 USD $68.95  


CREEPIN' - (by J Goldfinger)  Year: 2014
J Goldfinger Simple drum loop, punctuated by keyboard hits. Laid back, with my mind on dinero, and dinero on my mind. Old school hip hop vibe. Simple, groove oriented beats. Could be used for: Infomercials, dramatic beds, and scenes of juvenile delinquency. Dramatic tension, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Segue (Segue) - Hip Hop, Old School
700922 0:26 Slow 71 USD $35.95  
15sec (15sec version) - Hip Hop, Old School
700923 0:16 Slow 71 USD $21.95  


1998 - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, Crime, Erotic/Porn, HipHop/Rap, Trip Hop, R&B, Fashion, Beauty, Lifestyle, Kids, Acoustic, Instrumental, Urban, Cool, Deep, Sparse, Proud, Sinister, Seductive, Suspenseful, Beat, Drums, Keys, Sub, Vox, Bass, Pads, All, Slow, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
684954 4:11 Med Slow 100 USD $63.95  


FREE SOUL - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty HipHop/Rap, Roadmovie, Corporate, Lifestyle, Sport, Industry, Acoustic, Instrumental, Funky, Urban, Groovy, Cool, Party, Positive, Bass, Scratching, Electric Guitar, Guitar, Strings, Wah-Wah, Vox, Percussion, Beat, All, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
685001 5:39 Medium 102 USD $68.95  


NASTY POWER - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, Funk, HipHop/Rap, Fashion, Lifestyle, Technic, Kids, Sport, Instrumental, Old School, Urban, Groovy, Elegant, Cool, Proud, Motivational, Drums, Beat, Vox, Scratching, Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass, Sax, Keys, All, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
684902 5:12 Med Fast 147 USD $136.95  


BRAZIL DEE - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, HipHop/Rap, Funk, Erotic/Porn, Fashion, Beauty, Technic, Instrumental, Retro, Acoustic, Funky, Sophisticated, Driving, Elegant, Playful, Motivational, Energetic, Retro, Urban, Seductive, Sexy, Drums, Beat, Sub, Bass, Keys, Hand Claps, Woodblock, Claves, Organ, All, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
684924 3:44 Medium 148 USD $62.95  


DANEEE MIX - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, HipHop/Rap, Crime, Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi, Industry, Fashion, Sport, Imagefilm, Technic, Kids, Instrumental, Acoustic, Urban, Futuristic, Playful, Swirling, Earthy, Intense, Dynamic, Cool, Ghetto, Drums, Beat, FX, Sub, Vox, Vocals, Cowbell, Bass, Synth, Scratching, All, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
684935 7:36 Medium 127 USD $68.95  


DUDE WHERE'S MY BOOMBOX? - (by KCentric)  Year: 2015
KCentric Break out the cardboard box and gigantic boombox! Old School hip-hop instrumental with a retro eighties feel. Ideal for TV, film, web, advertising, digital media. Sync ready. Uptempo electronic keyboard, 808 drums, slinky synthesizer, DJ scratches. Perfect for clubs scenes, urban break dancing, etc. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, Old School
706469 1:12 Medium 112 USD $74.95  


BEAT 98 - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, HipHop/Rap, Crime, Drama, Fashion, Sport, Lifestyle, Technic, Kids, Instrumental, Acoustic, Cool, Urban, Powerful, Aggressive, Wild, Teen, Retro, Suspenseful, Tense, Ghetto, Dramatic, Sinister, Evil, Drums, Beat, Bass, Scratching, Brass, All, 1980s, 1990s, Slow, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
684923 1:58 Med Slow 124 USD $56.95  


NEVER HEARD - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, HipHop/Rap, Trip Hop, R&B, Erotic/Porn, Fashion, Beauty, Technic, Instrumental, Acoustic, Urban, Sparse, Cool, Seductive, Elegant, Drums, Beat, Pads, Sub, Keys, Scratching, All, Slow, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
684921 4:37 Med Slow 102 USD $64.95  


SPARKS (20SEC VERSION) - (by Vasyl Tkach)  Year: 2016
Vasyl Tkach Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Jingle - Hip Hop, Old School
835483 0:25 Med Slow 100 USD $35.95  
30sec - Hip Hop, Old School
835484 0:34 Med Slow 100 USD $41.95  


DARK ORIENT - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty HipHop/Rap, Adventure, Roadmovie, Corporate, Lifestyle, Industry, Instrumental, Electronic, Oriental, Urban, Cool, Suspenseful, Mysterious, Bells, Strings, Beat, Pads, Oud, All, Slow, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
684999 3:09 Slow 84 USD $61.95  


YOU MIX - (by Dee Nasty)  Year: 2014
Dee Nasty Corporate, HipHop/Rap, Crime, Erotic/Porn, Fashion, Beauty, Instrumental, Acoustic, Urban, Laid Back, Cool, Warm, Sparse, Sensual, Tense, Seductive, Pensive, Drums, Beat, Sub, Brass, Vox, All, Slow, Mid, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Hip Hop Old School) - Hip Hop, Old School
684950 4:26 Med Slow 76 USD $64.95  


YAGA YAGA - (by Michael Bozzo)  Year: 2009
Michael Bozzo Heavy old school hip hop break beat with weaving and pulsing horn and string samples that can work with a street, travel, or urban sequence. Great to accompany images of a fast paced inner city environment. Can also fit clips of sports, driving and action or adventure. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, Old School
327213 1:00 Med Fast 130 USD $53.95  


THEY DON'T MAKE THEM LIKE THAT ANYMORE - (by Selector)  Year: 2007
Selector Instrumental commercial Rap/R&B/Hip-hop ala Outkast, Black-Eyed Peas, Snoop Dogg, Wyclef Jean, Sean Paul, Herbie Hancock. Fun, Modern & Retro/old-school vibe all in one track. Excellent for film/tv score in party scenes, club scenes, driving pimped out rides. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
644750 3:53 Medium 107 USD $209.98  
Variation (Instrumental mix) - Hip Hop, Pop-Rap
245166 2:22 Medium 107 USD $149.98  
30sec A - Hip Hop, Pop-Rap
352217 0:30 Medium 107 USD $119.98  
30sec B (instrumental 30 sec) - Hip Hop, Pop-Rap
545610 0:31 Medium 107 USD $109.98  


JAZZY JEFFIN - (by Beatrix Productions)  Year: 2008
Beatrix Productions Mid Tempo fat and funky hip hop track. Double bass, funk guitars and cool beats make a feel good fun track. Ol' skool like the beastie boys. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Loop (seamless loop bed) - Hip Hop, Old School
320776 0:27 Medium 110 USD $45.20  


SUNSHINE - (by Force 1)  Year: 2010
Force 1 easy on the streets as the mc raps the old skool beats. cool n'breezy,sexy,smooth r+b featuring vibin' guitar and male rap, Male Vocals, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School  
417888 3:34 Med Slow 95 USD $128.95  


BACK 2 THE 90S - (by DJ iShine)  Year: 2015
DJ iShine Best used for urban cartoons/anime and video games/documentary themed around African American Culture, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
734069 3:34 Med Fast 144 USD $100.95  


BACK TO THE FAR SIDE - (by Cosmic Dolphin)  Year: 2016
Cosmic Dolphin OLD-SCHOOL-Style HIP-HOP INSTRUMENTAL with an authentic-sounding vibe that reminds you of the retro tracks by The Pharcyde etc. Laid back Phat Beats are layred over a groovy bass with scratching, brass and keyboard elements. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
806128 2:15 Med Slow 90 USD $74.95  


LUV LOVE IS ALL YOU REALLY NEED - (by Candido Bretto)  Year: 1994
Candido Bretto A new twist on the Beatles line, "Love Is All You Need". Old school rap mixed with fun, quirky funk. Boy band pop in the style of the New Edition, New Kids On The Block, Boyz II Men, Backstreet Boys and N Sync. Male Rap & Vocals, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
328325 3:25 Medium 123 USD $113.95  


HEAVEN CRYIN - (by Young Tibay)  Year: 2016
Young Tibay Up-tempo Track about finding enter peace. feature male Hip-Hop vocals raps; A sound quality -mixed with mid-west style- texture. Its ready for radio & movie scenes; Its cool to include in indie & mainstream films; Great fix to video -games-Guitar Hero's & Ringtone! Male Rap, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School  
782212 4:31 Medium 110 USD $86.95  


BRING IT ON DOWN - (by Tony Lopez)  Year: 2015
Tony Lopez In the style and spirit of the dance and club scene during the 1980's, this new track with take you to that old school era! With classic drum machine sounds, analog leads and synth bass, this track will sure bring you memories when break dancing was king. Great for urban films, dance videos and more, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (RETRO 80'S CLUB) - Hip Hop, Old School  
722684 4:19 Med Slow 87 USD $105.95  


INVASION OF THE FREAKS - (by Rex Flowers)  Year: 2017
Rex Flowers A spacey and retro, 80's-style drum machine and bass synth groove with 'x-files'-style synth hook perfect for quirky sci-fi and/or mystery syncs. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
843547 1:44 Medium 105 USD $82.95  


DON'T BE STINGY - (by Jerry Teel)  Year: 2007
Jerry Teel Original tune telling people about paying a portion of their monetary increase. Great for Radio T.V. Movies Sounds like Will Smith. BMI artist. According to scripture a miser or a cheap tight individual is not good. What profits a man to gain the whole world and lose his soul. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
287725 3:17 Fast 165 USD $106.95  


BIG SHOW - (by Michael Breunig)  Year: 2010
Michael Breunig Gritty Urban theme. Deep and dark for Action and Sports. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
391292 2:03 Med Slow 87 USD $119.00  


WILD1 - (by Mike Kohler)  Year: 2015
Mike Kohler Retro instrumental rap track with TR-808 drum machine, TB-303 bass and electric guitar. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Old School
722677 1:06 Med Slow 100 USD $67.95  


BIG SHOW - (by Michael Breunig)  Year: 2010
Michael Breunig Gritty Urban theme. Deep and dark for Action and Sports. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Old School
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Hip Hop, Old School
391293 1:01 Med Slow 87 USD $92.00  


Back to Top

Old School Rap & Hip Hop


background music,
music for tv,
cheap royalty free music,
stock music clips,
stock music sound effects,
royalty-free production music,
instrumental music,
corporate music,
royalty free music download,
music licensing,
download music,
download music clips,
royalty free music loops,
buyout music,
stock music tracks,
film music,
cheap production music,
music for film,
royalty free sounds,
business music,
Old School Rap & Hip Hop,
royalty free music for tv