Roll Call 2020: Credits & Discographies

Songwriters & Producers, our Annual list is always a mix of emerging and established music creators. Continue to utilize this platform to network, collaborate and hopefully pitch that next key placement or compose that next hit song.

808 Melo
Warner Chappell (BMI)

Synonymous with the breakthrough of the late great Pop Smoke, British producer 808 Melo has successfully turned music on its ear by ushering the UK Drill of his native land into the American Hip-Hop scene. Responsible for new age anthems like “Welcome to The Party,” “Dior,” “GATTI,” and “The Woo,” 808 Melo is a bridge between continents, cultures and lifestyles. Melo’s work is best described as a club bounce with a dark twist and will be found on a forthcoming Rita Ora BMW Commercial, an 808Melo x AXL collaboration album and songs for the next Fast & Furious Soundtrack.
Contact: | IG @808Melo

Archie A. Hubbard aka Mic Drizzy
Mic Dis Productions/Push Real Music Group (BMI)

Coming from the state of Arkansas, Archie A. Hubbard seeks to represent an unseen sector of the nation and grant the world access to the catchiest, most relatable songs imaginable. Championed by A&R veterans Max Gousse, Gary Leon and Livio Harris, Archie has written and produced banner material for independent artists like Diamond White, Eli Official, Young Fierce, Lil Squo and his frequent collaborator songwriter Zoey Artise. Inspired by the sounds of super producers Dr. Dre and Timberland, Archie is locked and ready to collaborate and secure even more placements. Contact:

Austin Hammonds
Bleeding Fingers Music (ASCAP)

As an expert film/television composer, Austin is a recent signee to the vaunted, Hans
Zimmer founded Bleeding Finger Music composer collective. A graduate of USC’s Screen Scoring program, Austin led a 53-piece orchestra in an imaginative recreation of a Star Wars Episode II scene. To sweeten the experience, many of the musicians were members of the John Williams orchestra that played on the original piece. Inspired by classic composers like Mahler, Debussy, Respighi, Austin is currently engrossed in a number of exciting, upcoming film and television projects. Contact: | IG @asilamod

SONGS X SIMS Music Publishing (BMI)

In English and Español, Memphis bred, L.A. based songwriter B Sims has exposed his signature sound through his work with Sage the Gemini, John Hart, Eric Bellinger, Fox’s Empire and ABC’s For Life. His unique Spanish compositions have been supported by the likes of Dylan Carbone, Sandra G, J Romero, and Cruz Anthony. Currently writing for a number of promising independent artists lik Antonio Ramsey, Drea Dominique and BET’s Next Big Thing star Maya Milan, B Sims is shepherding collaborations with Ne-Yo, Teddy Riley and other notable figures. Contact: IG @yaboibsims/

Beat Butcha
Fruit of The Loominati Music / Admin by Royalty Network (BMI/PRS)

Los Angeles-based, UK born producer Beat Butcha had the great fortune of landing a Jay-Z and Beyoncé placement with “Salud” 6 months after he landed in America. Beat
Butcha’s work has been selected by Rick Ross (“Maybach Music 5 ft. Dej Loaf”), Jadakiss (“Ain’t Nothin New” ft. Nipsey Hussle & Ne-Yo), Partynextdoor (“Touch Me”) and Griselda (“Dr Birds”), among others. With forthcoming production work on JID, Schoolboy Q, 6lack, Griselda and numerous others, it doesn’t seem as though Beat Butcha will ever slow down. Contact: IG @beatbutcha_soi/

Boyband Publishing (BMI)

Grammy nominated for his contributions to Lil Nas X’s 7 song EP and recently signed to Dirty Hit as an artist, producer-writer Boyband pulls from dream Pop, Goth, Electro and Funk to create a collage of sounds specific to his world. Currently working on the deluxe
version of his debut EP aloneinaboyband, in addition to submitting tracks to a slew of  unnamed projects, 2021 looks to be a banner year for the Boyband sound. Contact: | IG @aloneinaboyband

Brady Watt
Shaolin Bass Music (BMI)

Brady Watt has produced and/or played on nearly 1,000 commercial releases in the past 12 years. His mastery of the bass guitar has led him to collaborations with Curren$y, Talib Kweli, Joey Badass and Ro James, among others. He counts the creation of his “Bass & Bars” video series as a game changer. Inspired by bass legends like Jaco Pastorius and Stanley Clarke as well virtuoso producers like Quincy Jones and Dr Dre, Brady is dedicated to the craft of timeless music with a supreme emphasis on bass lines. Contact: IG @bradywattbass/

Brian McKnight Jr.
Country Bridges LLC (BMI)

Years ago, Brian McKnight Jr. found himself playing a soccer stadium in Taiwan for 22,000 people. Without any of the audience knowing the words, the crowd joined him
toward the end of the song. It was an empowering moment and something that propels him to craft the grand songs that he does. Working at a breakneck pace, Brian has released three solo projects this year: Musikhead, 919Soul and Come Thru. It’s no surprise that Brian has been writing, singing and performing from a young age. His most recent single, a cinematic Pop song entitled “All I Wanna Do” is available now on all platforms. Contact: | IG @BrianMcKnightJR


Sisters Emaza and Saiyr Gibson make up the HipHop/R&B duo Ceraadi. Originally from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the duo ended up in Los Angeles following an intense series of life changes and used their immense musical talent and big personalities to developing a massive social media following. Signed to Roc Nation, the duo has released 2 EPs: 2019’s Ceraadi’s Playlist and the recently released GRWM. Their newest offering GRWM boasts contributions from Grammy Award-winning producer Hit-Boy, A&R work from Earl Johnson and writing from Fallon and Felicia, formerly of the girl group Cherish.
Contact: IG @Ceraadi

Warner Chappell Music (BMI)

Having co-produced “The Box” by Roddy Ricch, DatBoiSqueeze is credited for one of the biggest songs of 2020 – certified 7x Platinum in the U.S. and was No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for 11 weeks. The magnitude of “The Box” is a testament to the limitless potential that Squeeze has. His musical range spans the R&B Pop of JoJo to the all-out trap of Gucci Mane. Squeeze has also collaborated on projects with Yo Gotti, Kash Doll, Future, and others. Contact: | IG: @datboisqueeze

Warner Chappell (ASCAP)

Prague-based producer DaySix had unexpected success with Rod Wave “Rags to Riches.” Originally created as a “type beat” for YouTube, the song was released earlier this year to little fanfare but blew up on TikTok and reached No. 12 on the Billboard Hot 100. Other standout credits from Daysix include Offset’s “What It Is,” Trippie Redd’s “Moonwalker” and StaySolidRocky “Demons.” Currently working on a number of co-productions with Murda Beatz and Ryan Teddar, Daysix has new music coming out with UK artists M Huncho & Nafe Smallz, and a song with Neutro Shorty, who is signed to Bad Bunny. Contact: | IG @daysixbeats

Scorpion Media Global/ Sony ATV Publishing (PRS/BMI)

First coming to public prominence during his time on The Voice UK 2018, Donel made such an impression that Prince Harry personally invited him to perform for the Queen’s birthday celebration at The Royal Albert Hall. Inspired by the likes of Michael Jackson, Usher and Chris Brown, Donel is an ultimate showman who slyly infuses his Zimbabwean culture through his music. After being signed over Zoom to Warner Records, Donel is working on his first EP under the guidance of Aaron Bay Shuck, Tom Corson and Max Gousse. Contact: IG & Twitter @officialdonel

Gianluca Buccellati
One Two Many Songs / Sony/ATV Music Publishing (ASCAP)

Aligned with the avant-garde in Pop and Indie Rock, Gianluca Buccellati is a master producer, writer and engineer from Brooklyn, New York. His sheer enjoyment of music can be heard through his collaborations with Arlo Parks, Biig Piig, White China, Hazel English and the incomparable Lana Del Rey. Currently working on Mike Sabbath, Arlo Parks, Lola Young and Spencer Barnett, we can look to hear great things from Gianluca for years to come. Contact: IG @bien_et_toi_ |

Pulse Music Group (BMI)

Whenever Boston producer IAmTash is preparing to start a beat session, he’ll vibe out
to his favorite R&B tracks for 30 minutes and break down the structure and get inspired by the sounds. It’s a winning formula proven by the success of the Ginuwine sampling Pop Smoke single “What You Know Bout Love.” Tash’s other standout records include “Messy” by Coi Leray, “Deserve More” by Lil Poppa and “So Free” by Lancey Foux. Always perfecting his sound and craft, IAmTash has forthcoming tracks for Coi Leray, YSN Flow, and Moe Young. Contact: | IG: @iam.tash

Infinity Song

Five siblings raised with a love for music, who sharpened their skills on the streets of New York, were discovered by Jay-Z and signed to Roc Nation. The sound that Victory, Abraham, Angel, Israel and Momo Boyd bring to the table is one of sheer delight with harmonies that only come from experience and a family bond. Currently in the process of completing their debut project and promoting their new EP Mad Love, members of Infinity Song have also contributed to multiple songs from Kanye West’s Jesus Is King album. Contact: | IG @Infinitysong

James Maddocks
James Maddocks (ASCAP)

Watching rapper Aminé perform “Woodlawn” on Jimmy Kimmel recently struck a particular nerve with James Maddocks. Seeing his production embody such a huge
platform was an important, vindicating moment for the French producer. Maddocks got his first major placement on DaBaby’s “Celebrate” featuring Rich Homie Quan. He also produced for Kevin Gates (“Still Hold Up”) and NBA YoungBoy (“I Choose You”). Stay tuned for more Maddocks productions with potential releases from Meek Mill and Lil Durk as well as more collaborations with Aminé in the pipeline. Contact: | IG @jamesmaddocks_

Jay Uncut
Nick Jay Productions (ASCAP)

Producing music for R&B songstress Regina Belle changed Jay Uncut’s life back in 2007. In the years since, the Atlanta-based producer has translated the inspiration he takes from Rodney Jerkins, Noah “40” Shebib and L.A. Reid into a cavalcade of tracks and placements for Ace Hood, Rubi Rose, Cuban Doll and others. Jay Uncut has work on upcoming projects with Lloyd, Young MA, Jacquees x YK Osiris, Layton Greene and Dreezy. Contact: (404) 642-1339 | IG @jayuncut

Jayla Darden
JustKeepDreaming Ent (ASCAP)

With her youth split between Detroit and Atlanta and a career made in L.A., R&B
upstart Jayla Darden is a writer, producer and engineer representing the future of the genre. She is influenced and inspired by trailblazers like Destiny’s Child, Aaliyah and Brandy. In addition to promoting her newly released single “Let You Go,” co-produced by multi-Platinum producer Business Boi, Jayla is consistently working on new music to further her growing discography. Contact: | IG @Jayladarden

Offstream Music Worldwide (BMI)

The video game space has been extremely good to L.A. based producer Kairo. With placements on NBA2K, League of Legends, Xbox Series X and the Wonderbeasts, Kairo is the architect of the sounds that avid gamers play to representing both the imagination of fantasy worlds and earth’s blunt realities. Partnered with Sha’Ki, Kairo has also brought worlds to life for Adidas, Bose, NBA and Monday Night Football. The duo recently wrapped up production on their 4th EP, Kairo x Sha’Ki Round Four: Genius.
Contact: | IG: @kingkairomusic

Keith Harris
Fresh Me Fresh You/Royalty Network (ASCAP)

Harris’s massive collaborations with the Black Eyed Peas (“Imma Be,” “Meet Me Halfway,” and “Ritmo”) will impact ear drums for generations to come. He was also the force behind Estelle and Kanye West’s intercontinental duet “American Boy” in addition to collaborations with icons like Madonna, Michael Jackson, John Legend and Mariah Carey. Keith is riding high on the recent success of the Black Eyed Peas single “Ritmo” and is currently working with Jordan Sparks, Estelle and preparing The Keith Harris Experience Vol 2. Contact: Instagram: @Keithharrisexperience |

Kendre Streeter
KS Enterprises (BMI)

Kendre is an incredibly talented songwriter, singer, musician, and composer. He is also a lyricist, producer and jingle creator. Many of his compositions are self-performed for his own solo projects, like his current soulful single, “A Change.” Kendre also collaborated with Atlanta-buzzworthy artist Durand Bernarr for the song “Summons.” Hailing from Nashville, and relocating to Los Angeles, landed Kendre an opening spot for Morris Day’s show at the Rose in Pasadena. “The experience was a huge boost in confidence that I could and should keep grinding and that my hard work will pay off in due time,” Kendre says. Contact: | IG @iamkendrestreeter

Kenyon Dixon

Kenyon Dixon is a world unto himself. A Grammy nominated singer/songwriter, producer and musician, Kenyon has worked with greats like Justin Timberlake, Usher, Mary J. Blige and John Legend. Beloved for bringing R&B authenticity to a broad range of sounds, Kenyon crafts songs that feel true to life and give voice to a treasure trove of untapped emotions. Excited about his forthcoming new album featuring V Bozeman, Alex Isley and Jade Novah, Kenyon also has new work with Justin Timberlake set to hit the airwaves very soon. Contact: IG & Twitter @kennygotsoul

Sony/ATV Music Publishing (BMI)

KOLIDESCOPES is a duo comprised of Australia’s Johnny Castro and the UK’s Dan Dare. They are notable for writing and producing Joel Corry and MNEK’s multi-platinum single,
“Head & Heart” in addition to their work with 3LAU, Charli XCX, Giggs and Gavin James. Touting a record deal with APG/Atlantic Records and a publishing deal with Sony/ATV, KOLIDESCOPES the duo has an exciting array of records coming out with Mabel, MNEK, Liam Payne, 220Kid, and GRACEY & Sonny Fodera.
Contact: | IG @kolidescopes

Marcus “CoalCashBlac” Black
The CoalCashCollection (BMI)

Whether his chart topping production on Sada Baby’s “Whole Lotta Choppas” and its adjoining Nicki Minaj remix or street anthems like Icewar Vezzo’s “Know Better” or Pablo Skywalkin’s “Mansion Party,” Detroit native CoalCashBlac’s music is characterized by a sense of freedom, experimentation and bass. CoalCashBlac is currently working on new music for Sada Baby, Kash Doll, Tyga, Skilla Baby, Capitol Records, Asylum Records, and his own project entitled The Heart Of The City. Contact: IG @CoalCashBlac

Nesia Beatz
Ultra International Music Publishing (BMI)

Best known for producing urban masterpieces for Wiz Khalifa, Curren$y and Waka Flocka Flame, Pittsburgh native Nesia Beatz is the embodiment of consistently excellent song craft. His talent has led him to have fruitful interactions with legendary musical figures like Nile Rogers, Herbie Hancock, Teddy Riley, Justin Bieber and Akon. Nesia is currently working on projects for The Game, Allen Ray, music for film and television in addition to
his forthcoming solo effort entitled Pop King. Contact: | IG @NesiaWorld

Paul Beaubrun
Paul Beaubrun Music (BMI)

Paul has opened for Lauryn Hill and recorded with Rock/ Pop star Jackson Browne. His 2015 album Vilnerab reached No. 1 on the World Music charts and allowed him the opportunity to open for Sheryl Crow, Brad Paisley and Arcade Fire. Currently working on a solo album, co-produced with Latin Grammy nominee Michael Brun, Paul Beaubrun along with his Haitian roots and New York City upbringing seeks to continue his “Roots Blues” sound and dominance for years to come. Contact: |
IG @paulbeaubrun

Pooh Beatz
Warner Chappell Music (BMI)

“Pooh You A Fool for This One” has become one of the most signature drops in urban music thanks to the infectious work of Pooh Beatz. He has produced career defining songs for DaBaby (“Suge”) and Jack Harlow (“What’s Poppin’”) in addition to powerful moments for established artists like Nicki Minaj (“Yikes”) and Kehlani (“Open “Passionate”). Inspired by frequent collaborator Go Griz, his manager and Winner’s Circle founder Kash Johns, and Dr Dre, Pooh was nominated for his first Grammy this year. He has recently released music with the late great King Von, Queen Naija and the aforementioned Jack Harlow. Contact: | IG @poohyouafool

Rock Boy Beats
Royalty Network (ASCAP)

Little Rock’s own RockBoy Beats has developed a musical lane with his unique, powerful approach to percussion and his abstract approach to melody. Having blessed the likes of
K Michelle (“Birthday”), Kevin Gates (“Me Too”), Rotimi (“ASAP”) and Yo Gotti (“Like That” Ft. A Boogie & Ty Dolla $ign), RockBoy’s sound meshes the classics with the future in a fashion akin to the producers that influence him, such as Pharrell, Timbaland and Hitmaka. RockBoy is working on new projects for Chris Brown, Arin Ray and Yo Gotti.
Contact: | IG @RockBoyBeats

Ryan Toby 
Hannah Eight Music/Kobalt Music  (SESAC)

Forever seared into our hearts and minds as “Ahmal” from Sister Act 2, Ryan Toby has maintained a constant musical presence ever since his early 90’s debut. From his production and writing on Will Smith’s Big Willie Style album, his time as a member of City High and his collaborations with Usher, Justin Bieber, LL Cool J, and his own solo work, Ryan has persevered and subtly spawned generation defining sounds. Expect a soon to be released Ryan solo album as well as credits on the forthcoming Usher album. Contact: IG @ryantobyryan

These are Songs of Pulse (ASCAP/APRA)

A small town New Zealander based in the great city of Atlanta, SephGotTheWaves is a producer/guitarist with numerous Gold and Platinum certifications and a resume that touts collaborations with the late greats Juice Wrld and Pop Smoke; Trippie Redd, Lil Baby, YoungBoy Never Broke Again, Juicy J, and several others. Beloved for his hypnotic, bluesy approach to guitar, Seph has new music forthcoming with Lil Tjay, Moneybagg Yo and Blac Youngsta. Contact: | IG & Twitter @sephgotthewave

Offstream Music Group (ASCAP)

Hearing your music on NBA2K is a dream for so many artists, but it is a reality for Sha’Ki. Partnered with producer Kairo, Sha’Ki has been able to bring numerous commercial, television and video game placements to life. Touting a remarkably “synchable” sound, the duo’s collaborations have yielded work with Adidas, Bose, NBA and Monday Night Football. The duo has their fourth EP, Kairo x Sha’Ki Round Four: Genius finished and are now assembling the promotional building for blocks its release.
Contact: | IG @Freeshaki

Sky Monroe
Cynful Thought Publishing/Universal Music (ASCAP)

Queens bred, yet Miami-based Sky Monroe has built a reputation as a masterful singer/songwriter/producer working alongside prominent Florida talents like Pitbull, Walshy Fire, Federico Vindver and Leo Brooks. Her unique interpretation and fusion of Music Urbana and straight on American Pop has made her an in-demand collaborator for artists like Natalie Perez, Elettra Lamborghini, I AM STEF and Natalia Oreiro. Sky is currently co-writing with several artists as well as working her own forthcoming EP. Contact: | IG: skymonroemusic/

Universal Music Publishing Group (SESAC)

Sam Ahana aka Swish has been making music since the 6th grade. A connection with L.A. rapper RJ led to the cult classic “Ride with Me,” a song that was later remixed by YG and Nipsey Hussle. That experience led him to producing six songs on YG’s Still Brazy album, the most notable being the politically charged “FDT” featuring Nipsey Hussle. Other Swish credits include Danileigh & G Eazy’s “Cravin,” and Post Malone and G Eazy’s
“Same Bitch.” Contact: IG & Twitter: @therealdjswish

Symphony Green
Black Gold Regime LLC/ Scorpion Global Publishing/Sony ATV (ASCAP)

Following an introduction with music industry veteran Max Gousse, Symphony was signed to Scorpion Global Publishing, a joint venture with Sony/ATV. Having worked with Chinese recording artist Jane Zhang, New Jersey upstart Nevaeh Jolie, Atlanta supergroup Migos, 808 Mafia and the legendary 1500 Or Nothin’ crew, Symphony is currently working on a forthcoming EP in addition to writing for Rubi Rose and Coi Leray.
Contact: | IG @symphonygreen

Tatiana “Tatu” Matthews
Pulse Music Group (ASCAP)

Hailing from Indianapolis, Tatiana “Tatu” Matthews is most recently notable for her contributions to Jeremih’s “Follow,” PNB Rock’s “Feelings” and “How It Feels.” Tatu is no newbie to the game with credits on Eve’s 2013 Liplock album. The future is bright for Tatu as her work with Layton Greene, Sabrina Carpenter, Jeremih, and a number of new artists is set be released soon. Contact: | IG @Tatumusik

TL Cross, LeVar’s Cribb Publishing (ASCAP)

All the way from the late 90’s classic “Get It On Tonight” by Montell Jordan to the buzzworthy 2019 release of Nicole Bus’ “You,” TL has been an invaluable contributor to the world of music. Other artists that have benefitted from the “TL Touch” include Diddy, Jadakiss, Usher, Musiq Soulchild and Yolanda Adams. Mentored by Jam & Lewis, TL currently hosts his own music history show called Wow, TL Cross. He’s also working on his own solo project and leading the Cross Academy of Performing Arts in Queens. Contact: | IG: @thisistlcross

Triangle Park
Prawl Bwoy Productions/Kylan Music/Triangle Park Music/Kobalt Music (ASCAP)

Comprised of Ali Prawl, Robot Scott, Andre Pickney and Nettie Wood, Triangle Park is an all-star cast of songwriters, producers and engineers. Credited on Kanye West’s All Mine,” H.E.R’s “Racks,” Ty Dolla $ign’s “Your Turn” in addition to credits for Bebe Rexha, Mulatto and Cordae, Triangle Park is an embodiment of the new collaborative, genre less spirit of music. Renowned for their singular sonic quality, the group is hard at work on
new music for D Smoke, BJ The Chicago Kid, Ant Clemons, Robin Thicke, Trevor Jackson,
Symba Jason Cash, in addition to developing of their own artists.
Contact: | IG @triangleparkmusic

Westen Weiss
Westen Weiss Productions/Electric Feel Music/ Universal Music Publishing (ASCAP)

First arriving in public consciousness as the guitarist for the L.A. indie rock band The
Wrecks, Weston Weiss has graduated to an in-demand producer. Touted for his production on Drake and Meek Mill’s Top 10 single “Goin Bad,” Camila Cabello’s “Easy,” Ty Dolla $ign and Post Malone’s “Spicy,” and a number of others, Westen’s sound is characterized by a kinetic pulse and breathtaking arrangements influenced by soul records, psych rock and the greatest songs of the 90’s. Westen’s production will be on
forthcoming projects from A$AP Rocky, Roddy Ricch, Chris Brown and Ant Clemons.
Contact: | IG @westenweiss

Wow Jones, IGloInTheDark Publishing (SESAC)

Wow in the studio for Red Bull Music Studio Sessions: The Paul Wall Edition in Santa Monica, CA, USA on March 2, 2020.

Baltimore native Wow Jones was deemed a “silent assassin” by Rihanna. Riri would know, as Wow produced the music for her uber popular Savage X Fenty Seasons 1 & 2. Wow has produced for Bryson Tiller (“In Check,” “Self Made” and “Always Outro”), Paul Wall (“Smoke for Free” and “Real One”) and JoJo (“Small Things”). He also serves as the musical director for Post Malone and Swae Lee. In addition to preparing the release of his 1249 remix album, Wow is working with several artists on virtual performances, and building his Boss Academy brand. Contact: IG @mrwowjones


Yeti Beats, Warner Chappell Music (BMI)

Deeply connected to the creative development, growth and worldwide success of Doja Cat, Yeti Beats has been an executive producer on all three of Doja’s projects: Purr, Amala and Hot Pink. Prior to his exclusive working relationship with Doja Cat, Yeti was best known for producing Reggae and Hip-Hop for artists like Rebelution, Konshens, Los Rakas, Dark Waves and Mellow Man Ace. In a show of tireless consistency to his longtime creative partner, Yeti is currently working on the forthcoming Doja Cat album.
Contact: | IG @yetibeats

Yvonne Turner, Yoruba I Music (BMI)

Yvonne was a driving force in establishing a New York identity for house music in the 1980s, with her production on Colonel Abrams’ dance hit, “Music Is the Answer.” Having stepped away from the music business, she returned to production and found herself Grammy-nominated for Best Remix Recording in 2018 for her contributions to Loleatta Holloway’s “Cant Let You Go.” More recently, Yvonne has produced a cover of “Just Us” for Lenny Underwood & Iyana Amani; a remix with producer Randy Mueller; and is launching her new label, Strong Enough Entertainment. Contact: