Trap (music)


May 28, 2022

Trap - a musical genre, created in the early 1990s in the south of the United States. Traps are characterized by: aggressive sound, using the Roland TR-808 drum machine, tempo changes, multi-layer use of synthesizers and strings reminiscent of film music. Currently (the second decade of the 21st century), he has dominated today's sound of hip-hop music. In 2012, a number of music producers and DJs started drawing on the trap. The effect was to popularize this genre among fans of electronic music. Moreover, numerous stylistic variations were created, thus influencing dance music.