Brian Kidd
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13th January 2008
Old 13th January 2008
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Brian Kidd

This guy is really talented .. i was just checking out his Nappy Roots 'No Good' beat and it's dark man. Anyone have any info on him or anything, coz there's not a great deal i can see about him.

I really like his drums. I love the way he gets his shakers / hi hats / percussion sounding in the No Good beat..

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13th January 2008
Old 13th January 2008
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The best drum programmer / sound chooser ever.

And Tied with Timbaland for best beatmaker ever.

I can personally say I love Brian Kidd and he's a mentor of mine.

Dude's ear is on a whole other level. Kicks always big as hell..bass always hitting perfect.

His timing is top tier. He's my favorite programmer outside of myself and Polow.

MySpace.com - Brian Kidd - ATLANTA, GEORGIA - www.myspace.com/brian_kidd

I wish the world could hear his beats man them shits bring me so much excitement.
#3
13th January 2008
Old 13th January 2008
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What? The Brian Kidd?

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13th January 2008
Old 13th January 2008
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Originally Posted by SurfClubChase View Post

I wish the world could hear his beats man them shits bring me so much excitement.
Chase its funny you say that because I've always wondered why he doesn't get more recognition and shine considering how good he is. I can't even find one interview with him online or even a picture. Is he just the kind of guy who prefers to lay low? Cause his work is seriously incredible, that song he did for Enrique Iglesias is just....wow.

On the topic of drum programming what did you guys do besides practice a ton to get so good? I've only heard one song you did (Double up, great drums) but polow's timing is rediculous, I try to remake a lot of his stuff on my 4k but its not easy. The drums on London bridge and let's get this paper are both crazy.
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13th January 2008
Old 13th January 2008
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Chase its funny you say that because I've always wondered why he doesn't get more recognition and shine considering how good he is. I can't even find one interview with him online or even a picture. Is he just the kind of guy who prefers to lay low? Cause his work is seriously incredible, that song he did for Enrique Iglesias is just....wow.

On the topic of drum programming what did you guys do besides practice a ton to get so good? I've only heard one song you did (Double up, great drums) but polow's timing is rediculous, I try to remake a lot of his stuff on my 4k but its not easy. The drums on London bridge and let's get this paper are both crazy.
I think danjahandz did the drums on London bridge.
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13th January 2008
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I think danjahandz did the drums on London bridge.
yeah i heard that a while ago I don't know if its true or not though. either way polow is always on point with the drums.
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13th January 2008
Old 13th January 2008
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Danja did the live drum rolls.

As far why he isn't known man I've asked Brian mad times lol.

I think he really just like making beats and plus he's pretty set financially. He doesn't have to produce for his main income.

And for the programming I don't really practice..just comes natural to me from studying Timbaland and Brian from the jump.

I listen to a lot of world music and you hear different cadences and timing so I put that into music as well.

Learning the ins and outs of all the rhythms and shit.
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14th January 2008
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B Kidd is the man.
Ive scored a few sounds through him a lot drums.
I know he turned so many people on th the miko and neeko.
After he did that no good beat.. the same sample showed up on nelly furtado album.
produced by timbo. its damn near the same beat. he worked on the first Nappy album as well. Ill tell you another dope producer that runs with brian
James groove Chambers.. sick
he produced aw naw for nappy and never got the credit. it all went to jazzy who didnt have shit to do with the record accept the vocal he did, which groove wrote..Chris
Featherstone is another one.
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14th January 2008
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Originally Posted by HoPMiX View Post
B Kidd is the man.
Ive scored a few sounds through him a lot drums.
I know he turned so many people on th the miko and neeko.
After he did that no good beat.. the same sample showed up on nelly furtado album.
produced by timbo. its damn near the same beat. he worked on the first Nappy album as well. Ill tell you another dope producer that runs with brian
James groove Chambers.. sick
he produced aw naw for nappy and never got the credit. it all went to jazzy who didnt have shit to do with the record accept the vocal he did, which groove wrote..Chris
Featherstone is another one.
I havent heard some shit from Groove in a minute.
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14th January 2008
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I know he still has a room at treesound.
last i talked to him he was working on his own shit and yelling **** the labels.

but he did the lip gloss shit for lil mama
last i heard of em
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14th January 2008
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My lip gloss is poppin, my lip gloss be cool...

And alot of other stuff on lil Mama's upcoming album.

Dope producer.
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14th January 2008
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I havent heard some shit from Groove in a minute.
you **** with zone 4? you know my homie willy wil?
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14th January 2008
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you **** with zone 4? you know my homie willy wil?
Hell yeah. I'm always telling niggas Willy Will is better than Swizz.

That nigga club banger tracks are stupid as ****.

He got this one joint called "Mr. Perfect" thats so sick.

Will is my nigga..ole Blackground Kentucky ass nigga.

Willy Will work in the room right next to mine.
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14th January 2008
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Hell yeah. I'm always telling niggas Willy Will is better than Swizz.

That nigga club banger tracks are stupid as ****.

He got this one joint called "Mr. Perfect" thats so sick.

Will is my nigga..ole Blackground Kentucky ass nigga.

Willy Will work in the room right next to mine.
haha thats wassup!
he was talking to me about coming to work with em a while back. said yall need some hot producing engineers around there. He told me a cant fik wit teh white dude that engineers there. Im pretty tuff though..Tell him Joe Hop said wa's KRAKIN. you mean a old black n mild.. lol he chain smokes those joints
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14th January 2008
Old 14th January 2008
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yeah man i be telling that nigga chill out with that.
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15th January 2008
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Brian Kidd is the man, been listening to his my space shit for months "get to poppin" is just ludicrous and the ping pong balls are dope.........serious acoustic treatment in that bunker!
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16th January 2008
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yeah man i be telling that nigga chill out with that.
ChaseNCashe??
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16th January 2008
Old 16th January 2008
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ChaseNCashe??
Yes.
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3rd March 2010
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3rd March 2010
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Brian Kidd is one of the best musician/producer out
#21
3rd March 2010
Old 3rd March 2010
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Originally Posted by ThatMan View Post
...i was just checking out his Nappy Roots 'No Good' beat...
maybe i'm missing something, but...

what's so special about it?
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3rd March 2010
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He got a special talent when it comes to drums...big up
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3rd March 2010
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At least his tracks are MUSICAL..and have structure and substance....unlike most of the crap thats posted herein.
However,in my opinion,the songs suffer.
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4th March 2010
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i wish i could hear more of his stuff, dude has great work and some of the most banging tracks i've ever heard
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30th September 2010
Old 30th September 2010
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Originally Posted by phillysoulman View Post
At least his tracks are MUSICAL..and have structure and substance...
Exactly what I was saying about Brian the other day! I always find his tracks to be a musical cut above the rest.
#26
30th September 2010
Old 30th September 2010
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Last i heard he charges a GRIP for a hard drive of drums
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1st October 2010
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Where can I buy em??
#28
22nd September 2011
Old 22nd September 2011
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Anyone hear the new Brian Kidd-produced Pixie Lott song called "All About Tonight"??? It's awesomeeeee!
#29
22nd September 2011
Old 22nd September 2011
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Anyone hear the new Brian Kidd-produced Pixie Lott song called "All About Tonight"??? It's awesomeeeee!
liked his older work a lot more then...this. sounds like anyone could have made this beat. very generic
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22nd September 2011
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