The 8 Best Free Drum Loops Sample Packs of 2020

The 8 Best Free Drum Loops Sample Packs of 2020

Drum Loops are one of the most important tools in every music producer’s toolkit, especially in those times when you’re about to dive into a new genre you’re unfamiliar with.

We’re also incredibly lucky to live in an era where editing and mangling loops is extremely easy. You can come up with something fresh, or simply use them as a starting point for something else you may have in mind.

In this list, you’ll find 7 free drum packs and 6 premium packs which include extremely high quality drum sounds.

Without further ado, let’s jump right into it!

SYMBOLYC ONE S1 SAMPLE PACK

For those of you who are unaware, Symbolyc One is one of the most prominent producers and beatmakers in the hip hop game.

He has produced music for immense artists such as Jay Z, Kanye West, Drake, Beyonce, and many more!

For this sample pack, we had the honor of collaborating with him to create one of our favorite packs to this day. It includes some of his personal go-to samples and everything you’ll need to create a modern sounding hip hop record.

Don’t miss out on these incredible free drum loops and samples!

Included in the S1 sample pack:

15 Drum Loop

10 Melody Loops

6 Bass Samples

13 Kicks

20 Hi Hats

15 Snares 

ODYSSEY EDM SAMPLE PACK

Drums are hands down the most important element in electronic music.

If your drums aren’t hitting hard enough with the proper groove, your songs will definitely be uninteresting to the eager audience on the dance floor.

For this reason, we decided to gather up with our production team and focus on coming up with a solution to this problem that a lot of producers are having.

The result was this unique pack, which not only includes free drum loops and one shots, it also includes tons of melodic stems which will allow you to create entire songs!

Included in the Odyssey EDM sample pack:

50+ Free Drum Loops

70+ Drum One Shots

45+ FX

45 MIDI Files

40+ Breakdown Loops & Drop Loops

25 Synth One Shots

7 Vocals

COBRA HIP HOP SAMPLE PACK

After sitting down and talking with multiple successful beatmakers in the industry, we came to the conclusion that it all boils down to musicianship and artistry.

The following months, we spent hours in our studios working with guitar players, piano players, flute players, and every single instrumentalist that we could find!

We then proceeded to give these recordings to our production team so they could work with them and the results were astonishing.

Cobra includes some of our favorite free drum loops ever, so we highly suggest you to check them out!

Cobra is comprised of:

15+ 808s

50+ Drum Loops

50+ Drum One Shots

30+ FX

60+ Instrumental Melody Loops

40+ MIDI Files

ETERNITY VINTAGE COLLECTION

If what you’re looking for is that vintage tape sound which is characteristic to classic hip-hop albums look no further.

This sample pack includes free drum loops which were processed with analog gear and instruments that were recorded in our studios with real cassette recorders, reel to reel tape machines, and anything else we could find!

Some of our favorite lofi drum samples are included in this library, so make sure you grab the free download.

Drum loops, hihat loops, top loops & percussion loops

Drum One Shots to build your own custom drum kits

Lofi piano samples, harp loops, and guitar loops

Melodies, hihat MIDI files and vocals

MILLENNIUM [FREE DOWNLOAD]

Are you specifically looking for Future Bass samples?

Millenium includes a myriad of free drum loops and samples which take inspiration from Illenium, one of the leading acts in this incredible sub-genre of EDM.

Millenium includes:

20+ Free Drum Loops

40+ Drum One Shots

10+ FX Free Samples

25+ Instrumental Loops

14 MIDI Files & 9 Serum Presets

Premium Sample Packs

In the following section we’ve included some sample packs which are NOT free, however, if you feel like spending some money on your production library, these are some of the best choices readily available to you.

DIAMONDS VOL. 3

Diamonds Vol. 3 is our most recent sample pack, which officially makes this series a trilogy!

Our goal over here is to keep beating the predecessor, so we gathered our production team and brainstormed multiple ideas on how to achieve this for the third consecutive time.

Tons of new synths and analog equipment was added to our studios, and after working multiple sessions, the result was this premium library of samples which includes industry level drum one shots, heavy hitting 808s, crisp snares, drum loops and more!

Included in Diamonds Vol. 3:

20+ 808 one shots

70+ drum loops

120+ drum one shots

20+ FX

15+ Hi hat MIDI Files

40+ One Shots

40 Melody Loops (stems included)

DIAMONDS VOL. 2

Following the steps and incredible success of Diamonds Vol. 1, we listened to the community feedback, took everything we learned from the first version and decided to push everything to the NEXT level!

Improved melody loops, harder drum loops, and nastier 808’s… we truly believe this sample pack is essential for contemporary beatmakers.

Included in Diamonds Vol. 2:

128 Drum Loops

200 Drum One Shots

25 FX

55 Melody Loops

15 Vocals

DIAMONDS VOL. 1

Hip Hop is hands down one of the most dominant music genres in the industry right now.

Inspired by some of its top artists such as Drake, Migos, and Travis Scott, our production team spent hundreds of hours studying their sound while making this pack to make sure every sound was as authentic as possible.

So, if you’re looking for the modern Hip Hop sound, look no further, Diamonds Vol. 1 will take your tracks to the next level.

Included in Diamonds Vol. 1:

25 808 Samples

120+ Drum One Shots

50 Drum Loops

20 FX

35 Melody Loops

10 Chants

35 MIDI Files

MAGIC HIP HOP DRUM KIT

Our Magic Hip Hop Drum Kit is a one-stop shop for all your drumming needs.

From colossal sounding drum loops to super crisp one shots, our production team outdid themselves with this sample pack.

Included in this pack:

70+ Drum Loops

100+ Drum One Shots

20 Hi Hat MIDI Files

TRAP AND 808s

Trap is such a versatile genre, and it comes in many forms and variations.

Whether you’re trying to make something more Hip Hop centric in the likes of Metro Boomin’ or Murda Beatz, or a gigantic trap banger like RL Grime or Baauer, there is one element in common…

The 808.

This library is extremely diverse, giving you everything from Trap synth drop loops and soft modern Hip Hop melody loops, to hard knockin’ drum loops and drum one shots.

Included in Trap & 808s:

230+ Drum Loops

440+ Drum One Shots

40+ FX’s

100+ Instrumental Loops

95+ Melody Loops

26 Synth Loops

HORIZON HOUSE SAMPLE PACK

Inspired by some of the biggest names in EDM such as The Chainsmokers and Hardwell, Horizon is our ultimate House Music Sample Pack!

With borderline limitless sound design options, Horizon will leave you with endless creative possibilities to build your next smash hit song.

Included in Horizon:

50+ Drum Loops

50+ Drum One Shots

25+ FX’s

21 MIDI Files

150+ Breakdown & Drop Loops

Various Synth One Shots

Honorable Mention:

ROSES POP SAMPLE PACK [FREE DOWNLOAD]

Nowadays Pop music is heavily influenced by Hip Hop and Electronic music, so we believe it’s worth adding Roses to this list!

Taking most of the inspiration from The Chainsmokers, in this sample packs you’ll find additional free drum loops and free samples that’ll bring you one step closer to finishing your next Pop hit.

Roses includes:

20+ Drum Loops

20+ Drum One Shots

6 FX’s

20 Instrumental Loops

11 MIDI Files

9 Serum Presets

11 Vocal Chop Loops

Conclusion 

We really hope that this list of free loop packs and drum sample packs point you toward the right direction and add value to your sample library.

We have some additional resources that weren’t listed in this post, but they’re incredibly useful nonetheless:

The Best Lofi Sample Packs of 2020 (Free Downloads Links)

Best Free Midi Files in 2020 (Free Download Links)