Here are the best free drum kits that add up to over 15,000 free drum samples from your favorite music producers. You will find over 5GB of drum kits.
This is the ultimate list of the best free drum kits available online for FREE!
These samples cover all music genres, including Hip Hop, Trap, R&B, Electronic Music, Dubstep, and more. These samples can be used with the most popular DAWs, including FL Studio, Ableton Live, Logic Pro, and music hardware.
If you are a music producer, you know drums are the foundation for any track. They can make or break a track. So it is essential to have a wide selection of drums and music samples in your music production collection to work with.
Please read each website’s terms and conditions to see how you can use the drum sounds with your music projects. You should not use the samples for commercial projects if there are no terms and conditions.
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Best Free Drum Kits & Drum Samples
Multiple links below include multiple sample packs, which add up to over 200 free drum kits.
How to Download Drum Kits: Look around each website for the download link or button after clicking one of the links below. Do not install any suspicious software.
1. Free 808 Drum Kit – Free Roland 808 sound kit with over 227 free drum samples.
2. Free Drum Loops Sample Pack – Use these royalty-free drum samples for personal and commercial projects.
3. araabMUZIK This free drum kit includes 45 drums used by the producer araabMUZIK.
4. DJ Pain1 Sample Kits ( 20 Free Sample Packs ) – The free drum sample packs are on the lower half of the page. Sample packs include Lavish Drum Loops 1, Damn That Dirt, Vinyl Fills, Hip Hop Elements, and more.
5. Dr. Dre ( Sample Kit ) – Includes 170 drums.
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6. DJ Premier – Boom bap drums inspired by DJ Premier. Features 7 kicks, 11 snares, 3 hats, and one shots.
6. Boi-1da Sound Kit – 295MB – Free producer drum sample pack by producer Boi-1da.
7. Mike Will Made-It 123MB – Has produced for Jay Z, and more.
8. Kanye West Kit – Free drum sample pack inspired by Kanye West.
9. Lex Luger – Free sample pack includes everything you need to make a catchy trap drum pattern. Includes trunk-shaking bass, kicks, one-shots, and nasty snares.
10. Timbaland – Timbaland inspired sample pack.
11. Hit-Boy Official Drum Kit – The Hit-Boy drum pack contains sounds created by the Grammy Award-winning hip hop music maker.
12. 9th Wonder Drum Kit – Free drum sample library inspired by hip-hop legend 9th Wonder. Includes kicks, hats, one-shots, percussions, and hats.
13. Alchemist Drum Kit – Free music producer drum kit.
14. Bangladesh Drum Kit – This sound kit contains kicks, 808s, percussions, hits, one shots, snares, and claps.
15. Young Chop Drum Kit ( FreeDrumKits ) 56MB
16. Travis Scott 50MB – Samples were taken from the Rodeo album by Travis Scott.
17. Sonny Digital – Free sample pack includes over 40 high-quality sounds.
18. Cool & Dre
19. Danja Handz
20. Darkchild – Free drum samples by the producer Darkchild.
21. Drumma Boy 68MB
22. Zaytoven 79MB
23. HeatMakerz Drum Kit – The Heatmakerz are a New York-based hip-hop production duo.
24. Hi Tek & Nottz
25. J Dilla 50MB – Free producer free drum kits inspired by J. Dilla.
26. Eminem Drum Kit – Free drum sample kit.
27. 808 Mafia – Drumkit 210MB
28. Swizz Beatz
30. RZA Drum Kit – Sample pack inspired by the WU-Tang Clan producer.
32. Neptunes Drum Kit 42MB – Hip Hop sound kit inspired by the production duel the Neptunes.
33. Mannie Fresh Drum Kit – Free drum sample kit.
34. Lil Jon – Hip hop drum kits inspired by the Crunk producer.
35. Producer Spot ( 5 Free Drum Sample Packs ) – Includes trap kits, EDM, 808s, house drums, multi-track drums ( 190 MB), and tribal drums.
36. House Essentials – 120 House music samples for EDM, Future House, Tropical House, Future Bounce, and more. Sounds inspired by popular successful productions. Great sounds for electronic music.
37. Ghosthack – A collection of drum loops and one-shot drum sounds.
38. RX-17 HD – 26 Samples recorded from the Yamaha RX-17 vintage drum machine.
39. Lord Finesse Drumkit – Reddit drum kit.
40. Murda Beatz 5MB – Free sample packs with Hip Hop and drum loops inspired by the modern producer Murda Beatz.
41. Analog – Drums recorded through tape effects and heavily processed with analog equipment.
42. Essential Kit – 494 Free essential one-shot samples by SampleRadar.
43. Scott Storch 83MB
44. Crunchy – Over 160 crunchy analog drums, 24-bit, mono samples.
45. Missy Elliott Drum Kit – This completely free drum sample kit is inspired by Missy and includes Hip Hop drum sounds and samples.
46. Boom Bap 326MB – Free boom bap kit download link in the video description.
47. Boom Bap Addict (Soundkit) – This boom bap sound kit contains kicks, hats, one shots, and snares.
48. Markus Hakala’s Kicks All In One 28MB – This sample pack includes 500 free kicks.
49. Grime Sample Packs Vol. 1 – This producer drum sound kit includes six drum loop kits and 25 drums and effects in this sound kit.
50. Mainroom Techno & Tech House samples – 70MB – Wave Alchemy offers its readers a free pack containing 70MB of audio drum loops and drum shots from sample packs found on the Wave Alchemy website. This freebie by Wave Alchemy is also royalty-free. The full version of their sample packs includes more samples.
52. Ultimate 808 Drum Pack (Drumkit) – Sample kit includes kicks, crispy hi-hats, percussion, and classic 808s.
53. Frank Ocean ( Channel Orange Kit ) – This free drum kit contains 16 music samples.
54. The Ultimate Producer Collection ( 38 Free Sample Packs )- Over 1 Gigabyte of drum kits to download. These sounds are inspired by industry music producers.
55. Dirty Crunk – Heavy 808 drum sample kit, dirty kicks, hats, and other percussive samples.
56. The Supreme Beat ( Soundkit ) – Includes 808 claps, hats, kicks, percussions, snares, sound fonts, and one-shots.
57. OVO Sound Pack – OVO Sound Pack is a sound kit inspired by the styles of Drake, The Weeknd, Party Next Door, and Lil Wayne.
58. Glitch Vol. 1-2 – This sample pack includes 208 sounds, lo-fi clicks, crackles, noises, FX, glitched, and distorted drum kit sounds.
59. DMX Sound Kit – A DMX song remake inspired this sound kit. Drum loops and one-shot samples are included.
60. West Coast Producer Soundkit – Claps, kicks, percussions, snares, one-shots, and melody loop.
61. Big Sean Samples – This sample pack is inspired by Big Sean and includes 18 samples.
62. GoldBabby Free Stuff ( 18 Free Sample Packs ) – Download over 18 free drum kits, which add up to 400 megabytes of drums. Includes a mix of Hip Hop Drum Kits.
63. Jahlil Beats 296MB – 808s, claps, snares, sound fonts, instruments.
64. Kanye West ( Yeezus Drums ) – Sample kit includes samples from Black Skinhead, Blood On Leaves, Guilt Trip, I Am A God (Feat God), New Slaves, On Sight, and more.
65. Trap Ghosts – Trap drums by the producer Johnny Juliano. This Trap Kit includes all the trap samples you’ll need for your next beat. Includes deep 808 kicks, vocal chants, hats (open and closed), evil laughs, and screams.
66. 808 Long Crash – This free trap sample kit download includes 31 crash samples.
67. BOSS DR-202 – The vintage BOSS DR-202 drum machine inspires this kit.
68. Bass Drops Sound Kit – Free Bass samples that can be loaded into any beat-making software. Samples come in the WAV format.
69. SAINT6 55MB – UK Drill drum kit to create Drill Music. Drum, one-shots, and melody loops included.
70. HItz N Stabz Sound Kit (Soundkit)
71. Drum and Bass Pad Samples (Soundkit) – Sound kit contains over 70 drum & bass sounds.
72. 100 Kick Drums – Over 100 kick drums from various music genres. All samples were created from scratch for you to use in your music productions.
73. Young Thug – Free trap samples inspired by Young Thug.
74. The Sample Set Vol. 2 – 30 Kicks, 30 snares, 5 hats, 6 percussions, 26 effects.
75. The Sample Set Vol. 3 – Includes 17 snare drums, 20 kicks, 17 cymbals, hats, and 5 percussion drums.
76. The Sample Set Vol. 4 – Contains 11 kicks, 35 cymbals, 17 snare, clap drums, and 6 percussion samples.
77. The Sample Set Vol. 5 – 20 Snares, clap, 9 kicks, 15 cymbals, 10 percussions, and one shots.
78. Main Room House Kicks Vol 1 – 25 Kick drum sample pack.
79. PartyNextDoor 16MB – This sample pack includes 20 samples inspired by the PartyNextDoor music artist.
80. Progressive House – 230 Royalty-free melody loops recorded at 120 and 125 BPM.
81. 100 Free Kick Samples – There are 100 kick samples in this package, which aims at any EDM genre that requires punchy kicks.
82. 10 Hip Hop Claps – This free sample pack contains crispy, classic, and authentic Hip Hop Clap Samples aimed at Hip Hop, Urban, R&B, Soul, and Pop producers.
83. Tom Drum Roll – Other users generously uploaded the free tom roll loops, loop kits, samples, and sounds.
84. Mega Cymbal Samples (Drumkit) – 12 Cymbal Wav files in the WAV format.
85. The Hi-Hats Sound Pack ( Soundkit ) – Contains over 270 WAV Hi-Hat samples.
86. 808 Sub Bass Drop Hit (Sound) – Free 808 drum sample pack.
87. Desiigner 18MB – Free trap drum loops, synths, and vocal samples. Trap drum kit inspired by Desiigner.
88. Hands Make Sounds – Over 150 free handclaps and finger snap samples.
90. 808 Mafia – Southside free sample pack. You can download a complete virtual drum kit with more than 440 free samples, including drums, sound fonts ( sfz format ), and 808s in the style of Lex Luger and Southside.
91. Percussa Toolbox – 40 Percussion samples and drum loops are included in this sample pack. Must have sounds for sound designers.
92. Vintage Drum Machine Samples – Includes Akai MPC, Boss DR-110, Moog MicroMoog, Roland Juno, and Roland TR-808.
93. Korg Triton Drum Kit – These free drum kits are sampled from a Triton.
94. Roland TR-505 – Samples pack features 16 sampled drums for your favorite sampler.
95. West Coast (Soundkit) – Sound kit contains claps, kicks, percussions, snares, sounds, melody loops, and drum loops.
96. Lil Wayne Drum Kit ( Free Kit ) – Sample pack contains hits, snares, and other sounds.
97. A$AP Rocky – Free Hip Hop kit for any Hip Hop setting.
98. Polow Da Don – High-quality one-shots are included in this virtual drum kit, including kicks, claps, snares, percussion, etc. Create West, Hip-Hop, or any other type of music with these sounds.
99. BeatBox – Free beatbox EXS24 kit. Samples are dry and recorded with Sennheiser e602.
100. 187 – Sample pack includes 40 samples.
101. East Coast Drum Kit – Filled with the hottest drum kicks, snares, and sound effects for any hip-hop producer looking for free sounds.
102. Vinyl Drum Kit – Vinyl claps, 95 vinyl hats, vinyl kicks, 35 vinyl percussion, snare samples, and vinyl drum loops.
103. Missy Elliott Drum Kit (Soundkit) – The sample pack contains claps, snares, kicks, and percussions.
104. Club Banger Drum Kit – Includes claps, snare drums, effects, kicks, percussions, and snaps.
105. Kenny Beats – 62MB – Contains 808, clap, hi-hat, kick, percussion, and more.
106. Acoustic 4MB – Acoustic kicks, acoustic snares, acoustic hi-hats, and other great acoustic sounds. 51 Samples.
107. The Weeknd 17MB ( Drum Kits Reddit )
109. MF Doom 1MB
111. Pharrell – Drum kits and sounds made in the style of Pharrell and The Neptunes, including drums, bongos, guitar licks, horns, and other elements.
112. Neo Soul – A Neo Soul sample pack contains claps, hi-hats, kicks, snares, rims, and percussion sounds.
113. Wu-Tang – Music samples inspired by the Wu-Tang Clan.
114. CR-78 – A vintage CR-78 drum machine was sampled to create this sample pack.
115. Hit Boy – Drum sample pack inspired by the Grammy Award-winning producer.
116. DD-10 Samples – Drum samples recorded from a budget Yamaha DD-10.
117. Lil Baby – Sample pack inspired by Lil Baby.
118. Snares – Free Hip Hop snares.
119. Krazy Kicks– 65 Free kick samples.
120. Jay-Z – Sample kit contains claps, kicks, drum loops, snares, and percussions.
121. DaBaby – 808s, claps, hi-hats, kicks, percussions, and snares.
122. Tyler The Creator – Free sound pack inspired by Tyler The Creator.
123. 606 Clones – Sampled drum machines based on the 606 clones.
124. Kicks – 21 Free kick drums by F9 Audio.
125. Metro Boomin – Free Hip Hop drum pack inspired by the producer Metro Boomin.
126. Justice League – Hip Hop drum kit inspired by the producer group.
127. Akai MPC 4000
128. Mobb Deep – Hip Hop sample kit inspired Mobb Deep and is completely free.
129. Hand Claps – This sample pack comes with clap samples.
130. Yocto2 – Boss PC-2 and Roland TR-808 clones.
131. G Unit – Hip Hop sample kit inspired by the rap group.
132. Erkan’s Cymbals – 615 cymbal samples.
133. Psychedelic Lo-Fi – Free psychedelic Lo-Fi drums are recorded and processed with analog gear.
134. Finger Snaps – 30 Finger snap samples.
135. 99 Sounds – Contains two packs of drums and field recordings, including over 200 samples.
136. FM Drums – 50 Samples
137. Superb Kicks – 100 Amazing free kick drums for trance producers.
138. Acoustic – Over 400 acoustic drums are included in this sample pack in the WAV file format.
139. Organic – ( 352 Samples ) Foley drums and organic drums are a collection of sounds created with instruments and objects found around the studio.
140. Bad Bunny – 46 High-Quality WAV files inspired by Bad Bunny.
141. Funk Kit 6MB – Free sound pack packed with vintage sounds.
142. Toms – This sample pack comes with 43 tom WAV sound files.
143. Blind – Recordings from classic drum machines, synths, and euro rack modular voices. Includes MIDI files of drum loops. You can import the MIDI files into your favorite DAW for melody loops. This link includes six MIDI files. The MIDI files can be changed in the MIDI editor. You can also use free online MIDI editors to edit MIDI files.
Related: Free MIDI Files
144. Gratis – 500 samples from various libraries for free.
145. Polow Da Don
146. Bongo – 24 Free bongo samples.
147. Young Jeezy 75MB
148. Johnny Juliano
149. Soulja Boy 8MB – Inspired by the music artist.
150. Jermaine Dupri
151. Just Blaze
152. Jazze Pha
153. Marvelous J 23MB
154. DJ Khalil
156. Akon 13MB
157. Lil Wayne
158. Claps 13MB
159. Wiz Khalifa 179MB
160. The Runners 30MB
161. Pierre Bourne Kit – 41MB sample pack impired by Pierre Bourne.
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What’s Your Favorite Free Drum Kit?
Are Drum Kits Royalty-Free?
You have to check each website’s terms and conditions to find out.
How Do I Import Sounds Into FL Studio?
Here is a free video tutorial on how to import samples into FL Studio.
How Do I Download These Free Drum Kits?
To download the drum kits, do the following:
- Click one of the links above.
- Look around each website for the download link or button and click it.
- The file should now be downloaded to your computer.
Can These Drum Samples Be Used for Commercial Use?
Please check each website’s terms and conditions to find out if the samples are royalty-free.
What Are The Best Drum Kits?
This will depend on the type of music you are creating. There are many drum kits and sample packs that are made for specific music genres. So it is best to search for a drum sample pack related to the specific music genre you are trying to create music.
Hip Hop drum samples won’t work for you if you are trying to make EDM.
Narrow down your search to find what fits your needs.
Are Drum Samples Legal to Use?
If you download any drum samples online. It is important to check out the website’s terms and conditions to see how you can use the music samples.
You want to look for a drum sample pack that is royalty-free to avoid any legal issues.
What Is A Drum Sample?
Drum samples are single-hit recordings of individual drum sounds. Samples usually come in a WAV or MP3 format, which can be imported into your favorite music production software to make music.
We hope you found this ultimate list of free drum kits helpful. There are tons of free drum kits available online to add to your sample library.
What are your favorite free drum kits?