Many of you have heard of Chip Shearin.  If you haven’t, you’ve lived and felt his presence with his bass playing almost as a part of your every day lives. Be it television theme songs, movie scores, jingles or countless tours with a who’s who in Music.  If not those, surely from the iconic bass line for Sugar Hill Gangs, Rappers Delight!  The bass line that American Band Stand’s, Dick Clark said...”the most recognizable bass line in pop culture.”   Rolling Stone Magazine’s #2 best rap song ever and making the top 100 greatest songs of all time.  All resting neatly on his iconic bass line!

 

Chip has been the low end pulse for Jazz greats, Donald Byrd, Dizzy Gillespie, to modern starts Marion Meadows, Warren Hill, Paul Taylor, Norman Brown, Kirk Whalum.   Soul Icons, Aretha Franklin, Staple Singers, Temptations, Harold Melvin and current pop stars, Janet Jackson, Polina, Christina Aguilera, Ceelo, Will Downing.

 

Turn on your radio or tv and hear his work on advertisements for Ford, to Carnival Cruise Lines.  Television shows for ABC, CBS, HBO, and Fox networks. Movies scores for, Daddy Day Camp, Blade Trilogy, Bad Boy’s, Iron Man 3, Day After Tomorrow, Sky Captain,  Shattered.  

Chip Shearin

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