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9th Wonder – The Making of Jay Z’s “Threat” (DECODED)

When Grammy-winning hip-hop icon 9th Wonder was first told to come by the studio and play beats for Jay Z’s “The Black Album”, it changed his life forever. September 20th, 2003 will forever etched into his memory. Not only did Jay use 9th Wonder on his album, he even mentioned his name in the verse. Listen to 9th tell this amazing story, while breaking down how he chopped and looped the sample (R. Kelly’s “Woman’s Threat”) and created the beat.

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