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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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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".
The beatboxing genius is like nothing you've ever seen before.
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.
Beatboxing was one of the ways I could express it, I can't do it any other way.
I didn't know what beatboxing was so I googled it and started practising.
This soulful Baritone singer also mixes in poppy scat singing, inventive beatboxing and Zen-inspired lyrics that earnestly trace the mysteries of life and love.
The judges were led by Mike Heaton, drummer with top band Embrace and UK beatboxing champion and former Rastrick student, Patrick Hirst.