Calvin Harris and Kayne West used Commodore Amiga in early days of music career

The Commodore Amiga was legendary in the television industry during the mid 80’s and early 90’s. But could also attract creative musicians thank to it’s unique audio capabilities. Legendary Calvin Harris, a Scottish record producer, DJ, singer. And legendary songwriter and American rapper, songwriter, record producer, fashion designer, and entrepreneur Kanye West. Started there career on the ‘Commodore Amiga’ and only have good critics about there favorite computer system. The Paul chip set has four DMA-driven 8-bit PCM sample sound channels. Two sound channels are mixed into the left audio output, and the other two are mixed into the right output, producing stereo audio output. Each sound channel has an independent frequency and a 6-bit volume control (64 levels). Internally, the audio hardware is implemented by four state machines, each having eight different states. The Paula was revolutionary compared to what IBM PC compatibles had or you needed a lot of money compared to a very affordable Commodore Amiga 500. Kayne West is among the most acclaimed musicians of the 21st century,and is one of the best-selling artists of all time, having sold more than 32 million albums and 100 million digital downloads worldwide. He has won a total of 21 Grammy Awards, making him one of the most awarded artists of all time and the most Grammy-awarded artist to have debuted in the 21st century. Calvin Harris currently holds the record for the most top 10 songs from one studio album on the UK Singles Chart with nine top 10 entries, surpassing Michael Jackson. In October 2014, he became the first artist to place three songs simultaneously on the top 10 of Billboard’s Dance/Electronic Songs chart. He also became the first British solo artist to reach more than one billion streams on Spotify. Watch the Video by Ravi Abott from the famous Youtube channel Retro hour.

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