‘Money’ by Adekunle Gold:Audio Production Review by T-Beiz 

Audio Production Review by T-Beiz
‘Money’ by @adekunlegold

Adekunle Gold Money APR

Colour: Hint of Adam Levine/John Mayer sounds
Genre: Afropop
Song structure: Modern
Intro-> Verse 1-> Chorus ->Post Chorus-> Verse 2 ->Chorus-> Verse 3-> Post Chorus -> Outro
Energy: Well Spread and rising energy across verses and more in Choruses
Loudness: -11 LUFs
Tempo: 117 bpm

Instrumental
Bass: very rhythmic
Percussion:some sounds of conga, shakers, mallets, Claps, talking drums etc
Drums: Constant controlling basic Kick , well placed rolls , toms, hats cymbals
Keys: Distinct Piano variants, colouring the song
Guitar: Striking rhythmic use of guitars and solos
Strings: soft, backing the song at the needed places
Synth: Soft but effective
Brass/Woodwind: used spatially
Artificial Sounds, Fx: Rising sounds( well reverberated to give a surround effect) , hint of modulated, processed,sliced vocals, others

Vocal
Main Vocals:
Adekunle’s voice: audible and clean

Backup Voxs
Back up vocals: Partially harmonized vocals
Adlibs well placed at needed areas

Mix
Compression : Song and instruments appear slightly compressed having some headroom
EQ:
0-500 hz : Not too many heavy bass instruments(kick, bass and floor toms) here. Well-avoided conflict between the kick and bass. Punchy rise in some areas (especially when the kick and bass come in)
500hz- 2khz : Quite a number of mid instruments including vocals. Normal peaks within this area
2khz -5 Khz : Well filtered peaks
5khz- 20Khz: Tapered off high frequencies here
Reverb: Smooth and wide
Delay: reeling effect and in sync with the tempo on double echos , sweetly heard in parts of the chorus
Stereo/Pan effects : Good balance of stereo effects

Mastering
Mastering dynamics : Solid
Multiband dynamics : Bass , Mids , Tops well balanced
Clipping and Distortion: Not even close , some 3db can be gained somewhere

T-beiz , @tbeiz on all platforms
Producer for @dakdakstudios
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