What does drop the bass mean?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A drop or beat drop in music, made popular by electronic dance music (EDM) styles, is a point in a music track where a sudden change of rhythm or bass line occurs, which is preceded by a build-up section and break.

Where did the term drop the bass come from?

Bass drops as we know them in dance music seem to be rooted in the early days of the underground electronic scene. Several websites cite a track called “Dorian” by a DJ called elleboss as the first example of an electronic music drop. The story goes that they played the track at a club in Paris in 1993.

What makes a good bass drop?

Create three main elements, for the drop, that have contrast. The first sound should be the main sound, whether that be a lead or a bass sound. The second element should be a delayed out or reverberated sound and the third should be one that contrasts with the main sound frequency content wise.

Which songs have the best bass?

Top 10 Best Bass Tracks for Your Playlist

  • “M.A.D” – Hadouken!
  • 4. ” Papercut” – Linkin Park.
  • 5. ” Sail” – Awolnation.
  • 6. ” Titanium” – David Guetta.
  • 7. ” Radioactive” – Imagine Dragons.
  • 8. ” Can’t Hold Us” – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.
  • 9. ” Yeah” – Usher.
  • 10. ” Boom Boom Pow” – Black Eyed Peas.

What song has the biggest bass drop?

The Best Bass Drops of All Time: Older Bangers

  • Skrillex – Scary Monsters and Kyoto.
  • Birdy Nam Nam – Goin’ in (Skrillex Remix)
  • Fedde Le Grand & DI-Rect – Where We Belong (Zomboy Remix)
  • Dream – Go Hard (Crizzly Remix)
  • Zomboy – Terror Squad.
  • Doctor P – Champagne Bop*
  • Excision – X-Rated or Live Wire.
  • Figure – The Werewolf.

Is Bass pronounced base?

Bass, when pronounced as base, means the lowest pitch, an adult male who sings in the lowest pitch, any number of instruments that play the lowest pitch. Bass may be used as a noun or an adjective, it comes from the Late Latin word bassus meaning short, low, and was probably influenced by the Italian word basso.

Who created the drop in music?

Justin Kan
Twitch/Exec co-founder and Y Combinator partner Justin Kan tells me “I wanted something to create a constant stream of new electronic music tracks every day.” It’s called The Drop. Originally, the plan was for Kan to pick out one killer jam and share it as a downloadable MP3.

What is bass sound effect?

Bass (/beɪs/ BAYSS) (also called bottom end) describes tones of low (also called “deep”) frequency, pitch and range from 16 to 256 Hz (C0 to C3) and bass instruments that produce tones in the low-pitched range C2-C4. They belong to different families of instruments and can cover a wide range of musical roles.

What’s a good song with a lot of bass?

“Yeah!” by Usher* One of the best songs with strong bass to dance to is “Yeah!”* by Usher. It also features the popular artists Ludacris and Lil Jon. The song earned a Grammy Award for being the best rap/sung collaboration. It features elements of hip hop, R&B, and crunk music.