Cash Money production king Mannie Fresh talks about his upcoming album, the fun factor in Southern music, and sources of inspiration. Mannie also reveals that his first beat for Baby was sold for about $100 and the price differences when producing for indy vs. major artists.
Mannie Fresh is like the godfather Louisiana Hip Hop and was the musical mastermind behind the Cash Money sound. Thanks to the musical genius of this Southern legend, the sonic landscape of party music was changed forever. Known for intense hi hats, heavy kick drums, and a vast array a electronic sounds, Mannie Fresh single … Read more
Scratch magazine interview Mannie Fresh and touches on his recent move to Def Jam and some of his current projects. Check The Interview
Mannie Fresh is one of those cats that I give a lot of respect to, especially considering how long he has been in the business and his influence on Hip Hop/Rap music. Check him out using the Roland Fantom X6 and what looks like an MPC 1000.