Features tagged with "Producers"

“What the Fuck?”: “Magnolia” Producer Shares Reaction to Playboi Carti Placement

By DJ Z | Posted September 25, 2017
"Niggas is running off with my beats and dropping songs with no communication."

Beat Break: Hi-Tek Shares the Story Behind His 5 Biggest Songs

By Andy James | Posted September 22, 2017
From Black Star to 50 Cent, Cincinnati's humble giant reflects on five of his biggest records.

“Music Nowadays is Sounds & Words With No Emotional Value”: An Interview with Apollo Brown

By Bryan Kalbrosky | Posted September 5, 2017
We spoke with the veteran producer about his new collab LP with Planet Asia, his studio setup and the purpose of music.

“You Can Craft a Beat In 10 Minutes & Make $1M”: An Interview with “Bodak Yellow” Producer J White

By DJ Z | Posted August 11, 2017
"It was literally 15 minutes of work. I'm not going to lie to you."

How a Bink! Beat Landed on a Joe Budden Album Without Consent or Payment

By DJ Z | Posted August 10, 2017
Another day, another story of a producer getting shafted.

Beat Break: Teddy Walton Shares the Story Behind His 5 Biggest Songs

By Andy James | Posted August 2, 2017
We spoke with the mental health-conscious producer behind Kendrick's "LOVE.," GoldLink's "Crew" and more.

How a Samurai Anime Made a Japanese Producer a Hip-Hop Household Name

By Ryan "SamuRy" Payan | Posted August 1, 2017
Hip-Hop culture has always been about eclecticism—introducing people into entirely new worlds whenever it found a way to incorporate another.

From Saba to Smino to Solo: An Interview With Producer-Turned-Artist Phoelix

By Donna-Claire Chesman | Posted July 31, 2017
The producer and artist who's worked with Saba, Noname and Smino is making a statement all his own.

Beat Break: Sevn Thomas Shares the Story Behind His 5 Biggest Songs

By Andy James | Posted July 26, 2017
The producer with the bounce opens up about producing for Drake, Rihanna, Travis Scott and more.
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