8 Tips for Mixing Rap and Hip-Hop

Author: External Author | | Categories: Audio Mastering , Audio Recording , Music Recording Studio , Vocal Mixing

I’ve had mildly-spirited conversations with snooty audio engineers who believe that rap is beneath them, as they claim “Pfft, it’s just a two-track and a vocal. Anyone could do that.” What they ignore are the realities presented by the genre.

Although there are scenarios in which the music is just a two-track stereo mix, the music is often set up as separate multitrack files to include tons of tracks. Plus, “a vocal”? No, no, no. A cornucopia of vocals is more like it.

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Original Article Posted on:  November 1, 2019

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