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James Lavelle on the Amen Break

Duration: 02:50

James Lavelle on his love for the Amen Break and its influence on hip hop.

From the Story of the Amen Break with Kutski. Hear him explore the legacy of the Amen Break and try to track down one of the original members of The Winstons to find out how he feels about creating the most influential 6 second break in music.

Available since: Fri 3 Jun 2011

Credits

Performer
James Lavelle

This clip is from

BBC Radio 1's Stories The Amen Break

Radio 1 explores the legacy of the Amen Break, a six-second drum solo which changed music!

First broadcast: 06 Jun 2011

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