Behind the Music: Highlighting the Producers of Today’s Sound

By: Lee Mcintosh When it comes to creating great music, the artists are the ones who receive most of the recognition for the creation of the song. Their name is what’s attached to the song, their flows, their likeness, and even the features that the artist may have. However, the song making process all begins with one entity… the producer/s. No matter how creative the lyrics may be, how great the artist’s cadence sounds, the beat behind it all is a huge factor behind the overall appeal of the song, and that is what moves people and captures their attention as soon as they hit play. We are in a different era of music now. Technology has advanced to a point where producers and artists don’t have to be in the studio together anymore. This can be a gift and a curse at the same time. Often so, producers may send over a beat pack to an artist and then they select the songs they want and don’t want. From there, the studio session may be recorded or put on Instagram live, and the producer may be nowhere in sight. This may create confusion as to who actually made the …

Bad Boys 3 – [Reese LAFLARE] ft. [Blaze Servin] [Ken Carson]

Reese LAFLARE is a gem. He’s an effortless trendsetter, a certified hitmaker, and someone whose coolness never fades. Today, we see this in the context of LAFLARE’s latest single, “Bad Boys 3,” alongside Blaze Servin and Ken Carson. Backed by a simplistic, haymaker-inducing instrumental from Pyrex and Chasethemoney, this hard-nosed offering keeps things simple while maximizing the force with which each artist delivers their lines. One beat after another, it’s wildly entertaining and easy to throw on repeat, making “Bad Boys 3” an unskippable slap that I’m sure I’ll be listening to well into the summer. In addition to the excitement of this new song, LAFLARE also included in the description that he has a new album on the way this summer, so don’t sleep. Prepare yourself by streaming “Bad Boys 3” below! Produced by Pyrex and Chasethemoney

Pyrex – [Otti]

Otti has returned to our pages today with a new single titled, “Pyrex.” Otti teams up with Sledgro of GlitchRealm on this track who is better known as Sledgren. Otti and the powerhouse producer together is an incredible combination that will have anyone vibing along to. The Detroit rapper has mastered his auto-tune induced sound and proves that to us on this one. Press play below and be on the look out for much more by Otti!