With us proudly now stocking the Akai Pro range we take a look at the brand that built urban street music
Akai Professional entered the electronic music industry in 1984 with one purpose - to give artists the tools they need to express and explore new musical possibilities.
Since then, Akai Professional products have become a fixture of modern music both in studio and on stage.
With birth of the MPC 60 Akai set precedence for dominating bedroom producers from the late 80’s to the 2000’s especially in the bedrooms of the
States earlier Urban ghetto regions in this time The Akai MPC is the sampler behind some of rap’s greatest albums and breeding ground for would-be producers to become world beaters an hip hop legends
The refinement of their digital sampling technology has become the building block of today's most popular music. The uniqueness of the MPC sequencing samplers has forever changed the way modern music is created by enabling digital samples to become the basis for composition. Akai Pro stands at the forefront of digital technology and remains one of the most influential manufacturers of musical equipment of the last 20 years.
Today they still keep on pushing the production sampling envelope which is evident in the progression of their technology in the hardware gear that the manufacture