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Porter Chops Glasper

Rappcats — June 25, 2013 | Comments (43)

Denaun Porter instrumental hip-hop album inspired by jazz musician Robert Glasper.

Porter Chops Glasper is the first in a series of instrumental albums planned from Grammy Award-winning artist Denaun Porter, the producer working as “Mr. Porter” for the likes of hip-hop’s Dr. Dre, Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, Busta Rhymes and Snoop Dogg, and worldwide icons like Burt Bacharach, Beyonce and Shakira.

The album is inspired by the music of fellow Grammy Award-winning jazz musician Robert Glasper. Porter explains, “Long story short, I am a fan of Robert Glasper. This project contains samples of music of his from the internet, official releases, and even live performances I saw on YouTube. Porter Chops is a representation of when, I feel, the business side of things interfere too much with my creative process.”

In other words, this project represents an emotional release for the Detroit bred admirer of the late J Dilla, who explains that the Detroit icon was most impressed when Porter, “too broke to buy all the records (Dilla) did, chopped up as many beats as I could make out of one.” He further explains: “The first time I got (Dilla’s) attention was because of the way I chopped a Minnie Ripperton sample. The sample was very familiar. It was actually the same sample that A Tribe Called Quest used for


  1. what if you are already signed up to the mailing list and you want to download it?

    Comment by will — June 21, 2013, 12:13 pm
  2. Can’t wait for this. Sounds great.

    Comment by leo — June 21, 2013, 12:15 pm
  3. merveilleux ;un sample qui donne la p

    Comment by Ga.Salah — June 21, 2013, 1:49 pm
  4. Signed up for the mailing list!!
    where do i get the download link??

    Comment by rusty — June 21, 2013, 3:15 pm
  5. ^ “… coming Tuesday June 25 to” READ… nigga!

    Comment by @Gene_us — June 22, 2013, 7:10 am
  6. ^ “READ

    Comment by rusty — June 22, 2013, 10:51 am
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  8. ITS the 25th, drop that ISH!

    Comment by brooklynsballa — June 25, 2013, 12:13 am
  9. y’all are playing with my emotions right now.

    Comment by dizzles — June 25, 2013, 8:55 am
  10. Isn’t it amazing that this is the same guy who once rapped “Denaun carry the nine where I go/Bullets whistle and hit you while I’m shooting at five-0”?

    Comment by Derek Lipkin — June 25, 2013, 10:04 am
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  12. 1<3~

    Comment by OG San — June 25, 2013, 10:19 am
  13. Thank you Mr Porter great music.
    Durban, South Africa.

    Comment by sandile — June 25, 2013, 10:19 am
  14. RIGHT ON YALL!!!!!!!

    Comment by gEEchieDAN — June 25, 2013, 10:51 am
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  16. […] Detroit-bred producer Denaun Porter, a/k/a Mr. Porter, applies his sample flipping skills to the catalog of acclaimed jazz pianist Robert Glasper – and the result is the 22-track instrumental album, Porter Chops Glasper. Listen to “Dutch Master Roland” and read additional background on this intriguing project below. Download the whole thing at […]

  17. […] El productor de Detroit Mr. Porter de sobra conocido en el panorama por su trabajo con producciones desde Dr. Dre a Beyonc

    Pingback by Mr. Porter - Porter Chops Robert Glasper — June 25, 2013, 11:44 am
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  19. […] “Freed from any commercial constraints, and able to indulge in the atmosphere and groove of a likeminded pacesetter, Porter turns

    Pingback by Denaun Porter – Porter Chops Glasper — June 25, 2013, 6:08 pm
  20. Anybody knows what’s the track Denaun Porter sampled Minnie Ripperton’s “Inside My Love” for?

    Comment by MonBienCherAmi — June 25, 2013, 9:58 pm
  21. Where is the link to download this…the people await!!!!

    Comment by jahrok — June 26, 2013, 10:45 am
  22. Its states FREEDOWNLOAD but it say’s BUY next to each song…cmon now!

    Comment by jahrok — June 26, 2013, 10:46 am
  23. @ Jahrok – the download link is right here on this page.

    Comment by Rappcats — June 26, 2013, 11:08 am
  24. […] Wow Denaun actually took the time to flip some of Robert Glasper music for a Free Instrumental Project. Stream below and Download over at Rappcats. […]

    Pingback by Denaun Porter — June 26, 2013, 8:09 pm
  25. This is a incredible project for an artist to embark on
    Cant wait 4 more instrumental releases

    Long Live Mr. Porter
    Long Live Detroit

    Comment by P- Osirus — June 27, 2013, 9:55 am
  26. […] FREE DOWNLOAD: Denaun Porter inspired by Robert Glasper, “Porter Chops Glasper” […]

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  27. THANK YOU!

    spread music spread love

    Comment by Julianna — July 1, 2013, 12:51 pm
  28. […] Download

  29. […] of Martian-jazz-hop. The instrumental release is available for free download via the bandits @, and stay tuned for upcoming releases from Denaun & his My Own Planet […]

  30. […] hip hop producer Mr. Porter has busted out a Robert Glasper inspired project aptly titled Porter Chops Glasper. Containing 22 short-but-sweet beats crafted by

  31. Hi,

    very much skills to hear in this project. Its very nice!
    Is there a possibility to get the project lossless format,
    like FLAC or something like this?

    Comment by Michael — July 11, 2013, 8:41 am
  32. […] The mixtape is completely free to download or stream here. […]

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  36. […] new one from TiRon & Ayomari over a beat borrowed from Denaun Porter’s Porter Chops Glasper beat […]

  37. […] & Ayomari over a Mr

    Pingback by TiRon & Ayomari — July 24, 2013, 10:55 am
  38. […] Glasper, une beat tape inspir

  39. […] this duo thus far, what makes it even doper is that they used a beat from Denaun Porter’s

  40. […] nAkEd iN 3 sExOnDs fLaT – Denaun Porter […]

  41. i cant download, why. please let me listen to it in my iPod

    Comment by muni — December 11, 2014, 5:47 pm
  42. Like hearing Earth Wind and Fire’s “Can’t hide Love” for the 1st time in your life!

    Comment by The1uh8sowell — March 10, 2015, 5:18 am
  43. Is it still possible to get the DL on this one? £ or free don’t mind just need it =]

    Comment by sheldon — February 28, 2016, 9:44 pm

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