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Willie Evans, Jr. Makes Beat Live for Dillon


There’s More than One Sound Coming from the “Dirty South”

By Amir Said (Sa’id)

Acclaimed (but perhaps lesser-known) beatmaker Willie Evans, Jr. drops by rapper Dillon’s house, and the pair craft a new song. In this video, there are several intricate jewels to be had. From Willie Evans, Jr. “perseverance,” to Dillon’s self-record device, this joint is a gem.

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Dillon and Willie – Live From The Green Room (JAX RIP).mov

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About Author

Amir Said (aka Sa’id) is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of BeatTips. A writer, publisher, and beatmaker/rapper from New York, Said is the author of a number of books, including ‘The BeatTips Manual,’ ‘The Art of Sampling,’ ‘Ghetto Brother,’ and ‘The Truth About New York.’ He is also a recording artist with a number of music projects, including his latest album 'The Best of Times.' Follow him on Twitter at: @amirsaid and @BeatTipsManual