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04:35
88 BPM
$17
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LOFI DL
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Storytelling rap beat with attitude featuring cathedral organs and intense uneasiness   Nas   DJ Premier   Alchemist   grimey   90s   Lupe Fiasco   Kanye West   Jay-Z   Jay Z   Wale   New York   Jersey   dark   bad   enemy   villain   More
$22 $17 Lease
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03:20
82 BPM
$18
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Mainstream commercial rap instrumental for hit singles   Future   2 Chainz   Lil   Rich Homie Quan   Migos   mainstream   Post Malone   Swae Lee   DJ Khaled   dark   night   scary   More
$22 $18 Lease
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04:43
104 BPM
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Mysterious crossover dance hall beat with otherworldly sound and dramatic feel for pop star hits   The Weeknd   Elle Goulding   Sean Paul   Koffee   Vybz Kartel   afrobeat   afro beat   eerie   scary   freakish   alien   More
$22 $18 Lease
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03:23
98 BPM
$231
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LOFI DL
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Mysterious rnb trap love song with heartbreak vibes for riding   Bryson Tiller   vibey   chill   Jhene   Her   Miguel   slow   Post Malone   Musiq Soulchild   mystery   More
$269 $231 Exclusive
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04:08
58 BPM*
$16
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LOFI DL
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different hip hop beat with drama   Frank Ocean   Bass   808   Vocals   Hook   or   Background   Synth   Pads   Piano   Drums   Programmed   More
$22 $16 Lease
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03:27
120 BPM*
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dance pop beat with drama   Britney Spears   Bass   808   Synth   Pads   Drums   Programmed   More
$22 $17 Lease
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03:31
84 BPM
$21
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Afrobeat dancehall with dark ambience and sexy latin percussion   Ashanti   Jennifer Lopez   Beyonce   Rihanna   Jason Derulo   Miguel   Chris Brown   Trey Songz   More
$22 $21 Lease
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05:49
88 BPM
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Mysterious electro house swing music for fantasy and imagination   The Weeknd   Adele   Halsey   Michael Jackson   Janet Jackson   house   dance   mysterious   dark   Daft Punk   David Guetta   space   universe   tension   power   energy   light   force   More
$22 $17 Lease
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05:07
57 BPM
$21
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Loose beatbox choir sings a melancholy tune with classical piano and heavy bass   Beethoven   classical   Mozart   intense   emotional   live   grand   video   movement   classic   cinema   movie   video   performance   stage   classic   emotion   moving   dramatic   serious   sad   melancholy   dark   weird   More
$22 $21 Lease
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03:39
86 BPM
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Troubled dark piano plays a melancholy melody for expressive songwriting and strong lyrics   Christina Aguilera   Elton John   Alicia Keys   John Legend   depression   upset   discouraged   hopeless   angry   suffering   pain   hurt   hymn   cinema   movie   video   soundtrack   score   classical   More
$22 $21 Lease
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03:12
85 BPM
$18
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Heavy metal plus a dope rap beat equals a hit song for celebrity and anthems   rap metal   nu metal   zombie   trap metal   horror   dark   More
$22 $18 Lease
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03:40
84 BPM
$239
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LOFI DL
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Dark somber keys for gut wrenching emotional lyrics   hurt   pain   angry   anguish   depression   melancholy   death   suicide   crime   ending   black   dark   eerie   scary   hopeless   crying   tears   tragedy   sad   More
$269 $239 Exclusive
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03:28
60 BPM
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LOFI DL
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Dark live piano plays a walking melody for moody video and emotional songwriting   cinema   video   dark   depressed   depression   upset   discouraged   hopeless   angry   suffering   pain   hurt   trouble   cinema   movie   video   soundtrack   score   classical   death   dying   ending   finale   More
$22 $18 Lease
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04:45
94 BPM
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LOFI DL
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Dope hip hop instrumental with cool sinister vibe for vivid lyrics and storytelling   Busta Rhymes   Method Man   Red Man   dark   curious   mysterious   Nas   Jay Z   50 Cent   Big Punisher   Fat Joe   Ja Rule   Jadakiss   More
$22 Lease
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01:55
75 BPM
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Hard hitting club anthem for attitude, energy, and epic live shows and high action movies   TI   Lil Wayne   energy   action   epic   anthem   attitude   urban   rough   dirty   grimey   city   tough   crime   sinister   dark   More
$22 $18 Lease
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$22 average price
Great for independent creators on a low budget. One-time fee. Option will show in your shopping bag if it's available.

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Royalty-Free - You Keep 100% of all Publishing, Earnings, and Royalties
Signed Contract Proving Your Rights
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Publishing Term: Forever
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$33 average price
Great for independent creators wanting the highest-quality sound. One-time fee. Option will show in your shopping bag if it's available.

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License Includes
High-Quality Stereo MP3
Studio-Quality 24-Bit Stereo WAV
Bonus 15 sec / 30 sec / 60 sec WAV clips ready for Video and Commercial Advertising
Full Commercial Nonexclusive Rights
Unlimited Distribution (All major platforms)
Monetized Streams: Unlimited (YouTube, Spotify, iTunes, Facebook, Instagram, etc)
No Sales Limits!
Royalty-Free - You Keep 100% of all Publishing, Earnings, and Royalties
Signed Contract Proving Your Rights
Territory: Worldwide
Publishing Term: Forever
Instant Downloads
Delivery
Digital download links are sent to your email and you are also directed to your download area immediately after checkout - both instrumental and contract pdf downloads.

Lease MP3 + WAV + Trackouts arrow_drop_down

$109 average price
Great for independent creators wanting ultimate flexibility and customization! One-time fee. Option will show in your shopping bag if it's available.

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License Includes
High-Quality Stereo MP3
Studio-Quality 24-Bit Stereo WAV
Bonus 15 sec / 30 sec / 60 sec WAV clips ready for Video and Commercial Advertising
Separated Instruments as 24-Bit Stereo WAV files (Tracked Stems)
Full Commercial Nonexclusive Rights
Unlimited Distribution (All major platforms)
Monetized Streams: Unlimited (YouTube, Spotify, iTunes, Facebook, Instagram, etc)
No Sales Limits!
Royalty-Free - You Keep 100% of all Publishing, Earnings, and Royalties
Signed Contract Proving Your Rights
Territory: Worldwide
Publishing Term: Forever
Instant Downloads
Delivery
Digital download links are sent to your email and you are also directed to your download area immediately after checkout - both instrumental and contract pdf downloads. Trackouts may take up to 3 business days to be delivered.

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Unlimited Rights

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Exclusive MP3 + WAV arrow_drop_down

$269 average price
Great for professional creators wanting the highest-quality sound. One-time fee. Option will show in your shopping bag if it's available.

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License Includes
High-Quality Stereo MP3
Studio-Quality 24-Bit Stereo WAV
Bonus 15 sec / 30 sec / 60 sec WAV clips ready for Video and Commercial Advertising
Full Commercial Exclusive Rights
Beat Removed from Website
Unlimited Distribution (All major platforms)
Monetized Streams: Unlimited (YouTube, Spotify, iTunes, Facebook, Instagram, etc)
No Sales Limits!
Royalty-Free - You Keep 100% of all Publishing, Earnings, and Royalties
Signed Contract Proving Your Rights
Territory: Worldwide
Publishing Term: Forever
Instant Downloads
Delivery
Digital download links are sent to your email and you are also directed to your download area immediately after checkout - both instrumental and contract pdf downloads.

Exclusive MP3 + WAV + Trackouts arrow_drop_down

$329 average price
Great for professional creators wanting ultimate flexibility and customization! One-time fee. Option will show in your shopping bag if it's available.

What do I get? Choose Beats

License Includes
High-Quality Stereo MP3
Studio-Quality 24-Bit Stereo WAV
Bonus 15 sec / 30 sec / 60 sec WAV clips ready for Video and Commercial Advertising
Separated Instruments as 24-Bit Stereo WAV files (Tracked Stems)
Full Commercial Exclusive Rights
Beat Removed from Website
Unlimited Distribution (All major platforms)
Monetized Streams: Unlimited (YouTube, Spotify, iTunes, Facebook, Instagram, etc)
No Sales Limits!
Royalty-Free - You Keep 100% of all Publishing, Earnings, and Royalties
Signed Contract Proving Your Rights
Territory: Worldwide
Publishing Term: Forever
Instant Downloads
Delivery
Digital download links are sent to your email and you are also directed to your download area immediately after checkout - both instrumental and contract pdf downloads. Trackouts may take up to 3 business days to be delivered.

Exclusive Rent arrow_drop_down

$29 monthly average price
Great for all creators who prefer to rent exclusive rights by the month, "test" or "hold" a track, or use for a limited amount of time. Fee is a monthly subscription you may cancel at anytime. Option will show in your shopping bag if it's available.

What do I get? Choose Beats

License Includes
High-Quality Stereo MP3
Studio-Quality 24-Bit Stereo WAV
Full Commercial Exclusive Rights
Beat Removed from Website
Unlimited Distribution (All major platforms)
Monetized Streams: Unlimited (YouTube, Spotify, iTunes, Facebook, Instagram, etc)
No Sales Limits!
Royalty-Free - You Keep 100% of all Publishing, Earnings, and Royalties
Signed Contract Proving Your Rights
Territory: Worldwide
Publishing Term: Length of Subscription (Rent as long as you want!)
Instant Downloads
Delivery
Digital download links are sent to your email and you are also directed to your download area immediately after checkout - both instrumental and contract pdf downloads.

 

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