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How to Beatmatch: Beatmatching Tips and Benefits

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 24, 2022 • 5 min read

Beatmatching—playing two songs at the same speed and time so that the beats sync up seamlessly—is a required skill for contemporary DJs. Technology has made it relatively simple to achieve, but learning the old-school, hands-on approach can take your music to the next level.