How This Drum Beat Changed Hip Hop Forever
How This Drum Beat Changed Hip Hop Forever
n this music documentary, hosts Arthur "LA" Buckner and Linda Diaz delve into the history of James Brown's "Funky Drummer" beat, tracing its impact on Hip Hop music and the cultural significance of this iconic rhythm.

From speaking with Hip Hop producers and those close to Clyde, this series uncovers the story of the drummer who created this defining sample, but was never properly credited for his work. Discover the untold story of the man behind the drums and how his simple beat changed Hip Hop forever.

There is an error at 6:21 that says Eric B. Is President samples "Funky Drummer" when it actually samples "Funky President"

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