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Break Beats

By DeepRootedSoul

Beginning in 1973 and continuing through the late 1970s and early 1980s, hip hop turntablists, such as DJ Kool Herc began using several funk breaks in a row, using irregular drum patterns from songs to form the rhythmic base for base for hip hop songs.

32 songs

  1. 1.
    2:360:30
  2. 2.
    Funky Drummer - Pt. 1 & 2James BrownIn The Jungle Groove
    9:130:30
  3. 3.
    4:530:30
  4. 4.
    Here Comes the Meter ManThe MetersThe Meters
    2:550:30
  5. 5.
    3:390:30
  6. 6.
    When the Levee Breaks - 2007 RemasterLed ZeppelinMothership (Remastered)
    7:100:30
  7. 7.
    Impeach the PresidentThe Honey DrippersImpeach the President
    3:580:30
  8. 8.
    Think (About It)Lyn CollinsThink (About It)
    3:240:30
  9. 9.
    Funky President (People It's Bad)James BrownStar Time
    3:580:30
  10. 10.
    The Champ - Original VersionThe MohawksThe Champ
    2:370:30
  11. 11.
    Kool Is BackFunk Inc.Funk, Inc.
    8:200:30
  12. 12.
    3:000:30
  13. 13.
    Sing a Simple Song - Single VersionSly & The Family StoneStand
    3:550:30
  14. 14.
    5:420:30
  15. 15.
    The PaybackJames BrownThe Payback
    7:390:30
  16. 16.
    The Assembly LineCommodoresMachine Gun
    5:080:30
  17. 17.
    6:310:30
  18. 18.
    3:010:30
  19. 19.
    9:390:30
  20. 20.
    I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More BabyBarry WhiteNumber Ones
    4:100:30
  21. 21.
    6:570:30
  22. 22.
    Good Old MusicFunkadelicFunkadelic
    8:070:30
  23. 23.
    Sesame StreetBlowflyOn TV
    2:340:30
  24. 24.
    Get Me Back on Time, Engine Number 9 (Pt. 1 & Pt. 2)Wilson PickettWilson Pickett: A Man And A Half
    6:270:30
  25. 25.
    Ode To Billie JoeLou DonaldsonMr. Shing-A-Ling
    6:330:30
  26. 26.
    You'll Like It TooFunkadelicWho's A Funkadelic?
    4:270:30
  27. 27.
    You're Getting a Little Too SmartThe Detroit EmeraldsGreatest Hits
    3:190:30
  28. 28.
    Let A Woman Be A Woman - Let A Man Be A ManDyke & The BlazersDyke's Greatest Hits - The Complete Singles
    3:130:30
  29. 29.
    5:370:30
  30. 30.
    5:090:30

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