Kenyan born music producer Drug Beats is making major moves. He just released his first EP “African Soul”. The EP is his first release and was produced by Drug Beats and JustBeatz his fellow music producer.
Released under his Imprint label Third World Music Group, the 5-track EP has an impeccable set of tracks with the beats inspired by some of the legendary producers from West Africa and Nigerian artist Omah Lay. In the EP “African Soul “is all about a series of situations including real life story happening around us, surrounded with love and some with insecurities.
While speaking to Drug beats, he talks about each track in the EP. In track number 1 “Nakupenda” he narrates how he had a stressful day and his ex-girlfriend ends up recording her voice telling him how she feels. Basically, the song was for her and many out there who have feelings for their loved ones. Second track “All I need” was inspired by Pami by DJ Tunez. Drug Beats sampled the instrumental and added a lil bit of groove someone can relate to. Track number 3 “Respect my hustle” talks about how men go through a lot to make ends meet. Track Number 4 “Insecure” is all about how partners become insecure from different situations in a relationship. He narrates how he faced one and had to write what he went through that time. Last track on the list is “Hallelujah” a thanksgiving song meant to thank God for protecting him all times through thick and thin.
During his time as a record producer, the Diani based record producer has worked with several upcoming artists in the Coastal Province including Donn J featuring Breeder LW and some unreleased projects done by some of the known names in the Kenyan music industry.
The EP was written by Drug Beats and Produced by Drug Beats and JustBeatz.
Born as Eric Otipa Wilip, Drug Beats is a Kenyan born record producer. Born as the 2nd child in the family of nine boys, Drug Beats was born and raised in Diani.
His style of sound was inspired by some of the legendary producers from West Africa and Nigerian artist Omah Lay. He started his music career in 2011 at his friend’s place
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