Home of Hip Hop Beats Artist Jeff Williams aka: SkidMatiK
Who Is SkidMatiK

My government name is Jeff Williams, but when I’m crafting beats I transform into Skidmatik. I been making beats for about 8 years. I am a beat maker/producer who’s sound is deeply rooted in the “golden era” of Hip Hop. I’m talking about the years from 1988 until 1997. 

The sounds that I blend with samples that I chop gives me a unique sound that stands above the average “boom bap” beat making producer. My musical influence I contribute that to my father because he was the first to introduce me to music only because he owned so many albums from classic musicians. I used to just spin albums, listening and learning as a kid. 

From 2004 till 2010, I was a member of The Solid Union, a Hip Hop group based out Raleigh, NC. I was more of a lyricist/producer for the group more so than a beat maker. During that time I was just messing around with beats at home as something therapeutic to ease my anxiety from PTSD that I acquired from combat in Operation Desert Storm. 

In 2008 I sent a beat to an artist from Ft. Lauderdale named Travis Williams. The finished product was a song titled “Walk with me”. It is the lead off track on Trav Williams “The Trickle Down” Lp. I contributed to three of Travis Williams Lp’s in all. “The Trickle Down”, “illTravis”, and “P.O.E” (Preponderance of Evidence), and 2013 release. 

In 2014, while working as a security guard at the NC MUSEUM OF NATURAL SCIENCES I was approached by fellow employee and now label mate Eban Crawford a.k.a “Senator Jaiz” from REACHING FOR LUCIDITY Records. The rest is now!

Living the Dream
You Can’t Touch This? Even Hammer Can’t Touch THIS!!!
Hitting You One Beat At a Time
Be Real
For The Love Of Beats