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“Beats Show Your Personality,” Says The Alchemist In New 9th Wonder Documentary


Clip From Upcoming Documentary The Wonder Year Features Acclaimed Beatmaker (Producer) The Alchemist Talking Shop


In this video, beatmaking vet The Alchemist discusses some of the most noble aspects about the beatmaking community. There are references to the unique nuances that comprise each beatmaker’s style: He draws parallels between beatmakers and painters. And then there are references to the beatmaking community’s general sense of unity: He speaks on the brotherhood and camaraderie of beatmakers (producers), acknowledging that “we feed off of each other.” Dope video clip.

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THE ALCHEMIST SPEAKS ON 9TH WONDER from Pricefilms on Vimeo.

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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