Russell W. releases the Coldplay sampled beat he made on Ustream for fans to lay a verse on.  


  • Participants will send the following material to:, "HipHopDx Contest" as the subject.
  • A file (mp3 format) with their freestyle over ONE VERSE of the beat. 
  • Email
  • Phone number


HipHopDX will take the first pass at the entries and pick 10-20 selections for Russell to pick the final winner.  Final winner contact and prizing will be handled via ECHOforward & Russell W

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About Russell:

He's produced some major tracks for several notable artists and has been focusing on himself as an artist. 


Produced tracks for artists such as:

  • Jay-Z's Vol.3...Life and Times of S.Carter  ("There's Been a Murder" & "S.Carter")
  • Lupe Fiasco, DMX, Method Man, Seal, Mya, etc.
  • "30 Seconds Flat" Mixtape hosted by DJ Ill Will
  • "Price to Pay" Mixtape hosted by DJ Lazy K

His company Signature Tracks composes music for several hit tv shows.

  • All music in Ryan Seacrest's - The Dance Scene
  • Jersey Shore, Bachelor Pad, Leave it to Lamas, Addicted to Beauty, Shaq VS, etc.

Deadline is 2011-06-23