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Apollo Brown On The Difference Between a Beat Maker and a Producer

Beat making and producing can often be viewed as the same thing. In the below video, Detroit producer Apollo Brown breaks down his thoughts on the difference between the two and working a regular day job until 2010 before signing a production deal with Mello Music Group (home to the likes of Oddisee, L’Orange, Mr. Lif). […]

[Listen] Mr. Lif Releases Dan the Automator Remix of “World Renown” Ft. Del the Funky Homosapien


Taken from Mr. Lif‘s new album Don’t Look Down, “World Renown” featuring Del the Funky Homosapien gets a facelift from veteran producer Dan the Automator. Visit for more information Del and Dan the Automator, of course, rose to prominence as Deltron 3030 in the late ’90s, although they both had reputable careers of their own prior […]

Listen to Rapper Big Pooh’s “How I Move” featuring Erik “Blakk Soul” Keith


Visit for more information   In the final single before his Mello Music Group debut Words Paint Pictures, Rappper Big Pooh draws a poignant portrait of personal pain.  Produced by Apollo Brown and with lush vocals courtesy of Erik “Blakk Soul” Keith this soulful cut drips with melancholy delving into the depths of emotional introspection.  Take […]