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beat box

n. the person who provides the (verbal) rhythmic beat in a rap song. What makes him sound so good is his beat box.
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The Beat Box interview with Roger Linn, designer of the Linn LM-1 Drum Computer, the LinnDrum, and the Linn 9000, is instructive.
LUKE Chang and Jeffrey do a rap and beat box number.
Consumers can create their own playlist as well as eliminate the interval between songs by adding exciting beat box effect between songs.
The remaining contestants performed distinct shows with Johnny Madness in Beat Box, Casa Acrobate in choreographed acrobatics, Ziad Alyan and Family Crew in Hip Hop dance, Elie Dahdah in Opera, X Wheels in roller skating , Shaimaa el-Meghery in sand drawing, Al Fayhaa in Acapella, and not to mention 10-year-old Issam Bashiti in fervent poetry for Palestine and humanity.
Consequently, it's not surprising that bassist Geo Poor of Worcester has suitably eclectic tastes ranging from popular faire such as the Dave Matthews Band and Metallica, to more madcap world music offerings such as Gogol Bordello and Balkan Beat Box, both of which blend traditional and contemporary sounds to great effect.
BREAKDANCERS, beat box musicians and graffiti artists descended on the city for the eighth Hub festival.
BREAKDANCERS, beat box musicians and graffiti artists converged on the city for the eighth Hub festival.
One day, as Emerson was screaming due to his inability to communicate with his parents, Candi decided to sing, tap out beats, and beat box songs that she knew he loved (like "ABCs," "Head Shoulders Knees and Toes," and "Row Row Row Your Boat").
The scheduled performance by Balkan Beat Box tonight at The Shedd has been canceled and refunds are available at the venue, 868 High St.
Described as a "human beat box," the Vancouver rapper counts such luminaries as Tom Waits among his fans.
Paul Cole's colt cut out most of the pace to beat Box Car half a length, and similar tactics are likely to be engaged again.
Full Circle told us stories about police shooting kids, and a DJ and a human beat box challenging each other to a duel.
The multi-talented John Pointer - guitarist, vocalist, songwriter, and beat box wizard
Tenders are invited for Construction of Beat Box in Sector 40 C and D, Chandigarh (MDF)
AN APPLICATION to extend the opening hours of the former South Glamorgan Social Club on Westgate Street - part of plans from Beat Box Bars to reopen the city centre building - were also withdrawn before the meeting.