The Akai MPC-60II is a sampler and workstation. It was designed by Roger Linn, who also invented the Linn LM-1. It was famously used for hip-hop production.
Prince used one in the 1990s, when he incorporated hip-hop sounds into his music. He was photographed using one in the studio for the Emancipation album.
|Samples||12-bit 40 kHz stereo, 32 Drum Sounds|
|Keyboard||16 pads with velocity and aftertouch|
|Sequencer||20 songs, 99 sequences, 99 tracks, 60,000 notes|