Beat Making in Reason 10 

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Reason 10: Beat Making Software

Want to create that perfect beat? Looking to lay down some bars? It starts with the rhythm. Reason has all the tools, sounds and loops you need to start making beats and your own music.

Whether it's trap, hip hop, rap, EDM or electronic music, Reason 10 is the free beat maker that will take your creation to the next level. Try out the full version of Reason now and learn how to make the best beats.

Unleash your inner producer and make your own beats! Try the full version of Reason for 30 days: unlimited trial, free of charge.

Beatmaking & production with Reason & AKAI controllers

Learn beat making in Reason


  • Make your first beat in Reason.

  • Learn how to create your own bass bin-rattling basslines for hip hop, rap & more–808 style.

  • What makes a trap beat a trap beat? Learn all about trap drum beats.

  • Build your beats from samples in this trip hop tutorial.

Meet the beat makers


  • Meet the Reason-wielding beatmaker behind acts like Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown & Empire.

  • Get the inside track on how to make hip hop & rap beats with producer Justen Williams.

  • DJ Pierre sits down to tell us the stories of his early days and shows us around his latest work.

  • We caught up with producer and songwriter Key Wane to talk shop and hear his story.