Producing songs for this show was one of our favorite projects of the year, with the official soundtrack being released on tastemaker label: MadDecent
If comedy is the essence of Sherman’s Showcase, music is the personality. Written by the inimitable comedy duo of Bashir Salahuddin and Diallo Riddle, Sherman’s is an eight-part parody of a fictional music and variety special like Soul Train and American Bandstand.
We needed tracks that wouldn’t distract you from the comedy, while still making you say “wait a minute, this track is fire.” …and that’s exactly what they delivered.”
To produce iconic pieces of music for the show that would sound convincing from each era, while still being able to highlight ironic comedy vocals.
Among our favorites is this hilarious twist on a traditional rap battle…
Diallo asked us: what would happen if a bunch of rabid Futbol fans rioted in the streets of Venice Beach? Here's what we came up with: