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This Week In Beat Making: The Four Steps to Hip-Hop Success

by Pierce Freelon

May 19, 2013


When I was 12 years old, my mother—a rising jazz star—brought me on tour with her to Japan. It was my first glimpse of life on the road and I loved it. When I started my hip-hop and jazz quartet, The Beast, one of my goals was to perform internationally. Two months ago we finally achieved that goal with a week-long run in Panama, which you can check out in the video below.

 
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This Week In Beat Making: The Four Steps to Hip-Hop Success