Roland TR-808

By disman00911 disman00911
updated 9 days ago

Songs that use the famous 808 drum machine. From hip hop, R&B, synthpop, electro, booty bass, freestyle, house, and so on.

  1. Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing

    was the first song with 808 to make the us top 40 charts in 82

  2. Run-D.M.C.* - My Adidas / Peter Piper

    "Peter Piper" uses 808 only. "My Adidas" uses both the 808 and the Obeheim DMX drums.

  3. Mirage (14) Featuring Chip E. - Jack Trax

    every track from this release

  4. Mike Dunn - So Let It Be Houze!

    "So Let it Be House" and "Magic Feet" only. "Life Goes On" uses 909, not 808.

  5. Virgo - Go Wild Rythm Trax

    all the tracks in this release

  6. Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)

    the beginning part/intro is definitely 808, though the rest of the drums is likely Linn.

  7. Taylor Dayne - Tell It To My Heart

    The "Percappella Mix" has an 808 drum beat

  8. Michael Jackson - Beat It

    the beginning part

  9. Steve "Silk" Hurley - Jack Your Body

    each track, except the "Home Made" mix, uses 808. "Home Made" uses 707 instead.

  10. YMO* - BGM

    1000 knives