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Make Hip Hop Beats: 'Reclaiming the Remix w / Maschine': Yogi Talks G. Dep's 'Let's Get It'



The latest must-see episode of the hugely popular Dubspot series hosted by Shareef Islam.

In this episode, another of hip hop's most underated producers, Yogi (Cru, P Diddy's Hitmen) discusses one of his biggest productions, 'Let's Get It', for G. Dep, Diddy and Black Rob.

Without giving too much away, Shareef and Yogi discuss the Harlem shake, the Korg Triton and the ASR-10 and more, before Shareef breaks down his take on the classic.  If you're looking for help on LFO and automation, this episode will especially be of value to you.

One of my favourite Bad Boy anthems, 'Let's Get It' is both minimal and epic at the same time.  I especially love how the tension of 'Let's Get It' is released here and there, courtesy of the dramatic Teddy Riley-style string/synth stabs.

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Yogi Talks G. Dep's 'Let's Get It'Video: dubspot.com
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