Check The Technique: 10 Tech Advances That Ruined Hip-Hop
E-mu SP1200s, Akai S950s and even MPC2000s cost thousands of dollars, so you had to be serious about your production craft if you invested in one. However the ease of acquiring the FruityLoops (now known as FL Studios) program made for a gang of bedroom producers who too often made ridiculously wack beats. Yes, 9th Wonder used the program. You are not 9th Wonder.