Every era has producers that pioneer a sound but it’s rare to see a producer who redefines the sound to the extent that Timbaland did in the late ’90s and early ’00s. The VA super-producer, alongside Missy Elliott, created a sound that changed the landscape of hip-hop and r&b, as well as popular music. With over 20-years of dominating the game, we decided to share a mix with some of Timbaland’s best, most-forgotten and slept on production. If you’re a real r&b and hip-hop fan, you’ll love this mix. We’ve been quiet with our mixes of late so in the immortal words of Timbaland, “it’s been a long time I shouldn’t have left you without a dope beat to step to, to step to….”.