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BeatTips MusicStudy And Diggers Gold Mine: Calvin Arnold – “Funky Way” (1968)


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By Amir Said (Sa’id)

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Calvin Arnold – “Funky Way” (1968)

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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

  • Continue to add your commentary on the song structure and beat. I really like when you ask us to pay attention to parts of the songs like the drums, the fills, chord progression, etc. Even if you use a template like this:
    Drums –
    Bass –
    Orchestration –
    Vocals –