Crates is a platform for premium, pre-cleared sample packs, created by WhoSampled, the world’s leading destination for sample-based music, curated by Chris Read. The site offers exclusive packs containing unique samples crafted by some of the world’s best composers, musicians and producers. Alongside packs created specifically for sampling, the site also offers albums from established artists complete with stems and alternate versions, ready to be sampled!
Get a flavour for the packs available on the site with the FREE taster pack containing a selection of compositions, stems and drum breaks from artists including in demand pianist Elijah Fox (ScHoolboy Q, Denzel Curry, Masego, Musiq Soulchild), cult multi-instrumentalist and producer Kutiman, and UK library music / soundtrack dons Globeflower (Mr Bongo Records). Also featured are tracks from recent albums by ORI (previously sampled by TDE artist Jay Rock) and experimental Canadian funkateers the Luvmenauts. UK sample pack creator K.Dafoe (CRIMEAPPLE, Kool G Rap, King Magnetic) debuts his NUVU Collective outfit alongside material from fellow Brits Major Seventh Music Library. A selection of beautifully processed Drum Breaks from the brilliant Beat Batter round off the collection.