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A style of vocal percussion associated with hip-hop in which sounds produced in the vocal tract are used to create funk rhythms.

[From beatbox, from a notion likening a vocal percussionist to a drum machine.]


a form of hip-hop music in which the voice is used to simulate percussion instruments
ˈbeatˌboxer n
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IANS From expressing his love for Indian cuisine, getting nostalgic about the time spent with Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar last year and beatboxing while showing some dance moves to Indian fans, Hollywood actor Will Smith gave a 'desi' twist to his work trip in India while promoting his forthcoming film Bright.
Performances included dancing, singing, beatboxing, magic performances and music, to name a few.
Fans of urban music will not want to miss the return to the stage of local beatboxing star, Cull, who has organised a very special show tonight in Belfast's Oh Yeah Centre.
Composed of Scott Hoying (baritone lead and backing vocals); Mitch Grassi (tenor lead, backing vocals); Kirstin Maldonado (mezzo-soprano lead, backing vocals); Avi Kaplan (vocal bass, bass lead, backing vocals); and Kevin Olusola (vocal percussion, beatboxing, backing vocals, rapping), Pentatonix is famous worldwide for its wonderful vocal blending that sounds like a full band.
Beatboxing duo and friends Ilan Swartz-Brownstein and Joshua Shlomo Mendel Leviton made a smart choice to call themselves "Ilan and Josh," because their full names are a mouthful even for members of the Tribe, let alone Gentiles.
Six performers mix beatboxing, music and hip-hop with basketballinspired movement and poetry.
Beatboxing with Mr Phormula March 29, 11am at Cardiff Story Museum Mr Phormula is a whizz at creating beats and sounds using his mouth, so much so that some think he might even be a robot
HE art of beatboxing has arrived in Wales with the first ever Welsh Championships.
The take pArt festival in Venue Cymru, Llandudno offers a range of fun arts and culture activities on Saturday and Sunday, January 10-11, including Beatboxing and Rap sessions with Mr Phormula himself.
I pity the poor sod who has to sit next to the beatboxing student in the library while they "study".
Founded in 2007, UNITY Charity engages youth 10 to 18 by implementing school and community programs designed to teach positive self-expression through beatboxing, breakdancing, spoken word, poetry, graffiti, and more.
The beauty queen is also know as the "beatboxing beauty queen," when she drew a worldwide attention for her beatboxing talent.