Published on Jun 26, 2013
Make a dancehall riddim out of our Kora sample. If Walshy Fire likes it, you might win a Soundcloud Pro account!
CHALLENGE #2: SENEGAL
FIRST PLACE PRIZE: Free SoundCloud Pro UnlimitedAccount (top two runners up get a free SoundCloud Pro account)
JUDGE: Walshy Fire of Major Lazer
There are three rules to the Beat Making Lab Senegal challenge:
1. Make a dancehall riddim sampling the Kora: http://www.beatmakinglab.com/challenge (for more background on what a riddim is visit our website: www.beatmakinglab.com/riddim)
2. Upload to Soundcloud and add your song to our Soundcloud group: https://soundcloud.com/groups/senegal...
3. Tweet @beatmakinglab and @soundcloud the link to your song with the hash tag #SenegalChallenge by July 1st.
Prize: Walshy Fire will select the best beat maker, who will win a free SoundCloud Pro Unlimited account. The top beats will also appear on "Kora Riddim" a free Senegal Beat Making Lab EP released on July 5 by Mal Dicen x Latino Resiste x ARTVSM. Check out our Congo EP "Amani Goma", and our Panama EP, "No Puede Conmigo" -- both of which premiered on Mad Decent.
The Architects: Stephen Levitin (aka Apple Juice Kid) and Pierce Freelon
Mastermind of Videography and Editing: Saleem Reshamwala aka Kid Ethnic
Musical Poetry: Apple Juice Kid
GOTAL: Toussa, Sister LB, Anta, Venus, Donia Sonia Lady Zee and Ina
Show Wrapper Magicians: Josh Souter (stop motion/logo), Emily Forsberg (photography), Kelly Mertestdorf (producer)
Senegal kin folk: Speak Up Africa: Fara Ndiaye, Awa Ndoye, Yacine Djibo, Felix and Abdul; Toussa's family, Intrahealth, Blaise Senghor Cultural Center, Darra J Family, Julie Pitts [Woodville NC], and our good friend Ali Neef.
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