Technology has always been an important part of music’s evolution. In modern music, producers are using programs to cut vocal samples from existing songs and altering their pitch to create something new. Huge hits such as Major Lazer’s “Lean On” and The Chainsmokers' “Closer” are recent examples of this decades-old process. To put it into perspective, Genius laid out how this strategy became integral to many of pop’s most successful songs.
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