Hit-Boy has an inspiring testimony to share. During an interview on the “Off the Record” podcast in November 2022, the Grammy-winning producer recounted a low point in his life and career.
Nov 15, 2023
More than likely, Hit-Boy has been behind one of your favorite hits. One of the producer’s biggest songs to date is Jay-Z and Kanye West’s “N-ggas in Paris.” But after the hit’s success, his finances weren’t singing the same tune.
Dec 1, 2022
Producers behind your faves’ hit records have collaborated for a new music venture. Hit-Boy and James Fauntleroy — who have worked with the likes of Beyoncé, Jay-Z, and Rihanna — are the producers behind Bored Ape Rock Band Kingship’s album, Bloomberg reports.
Sep 12, 2022
Hit-Boy is embarking on making history with one of the most beloved sports video games. View this post on Instagram A post shared by EA SPORTS Madden NFL 23 (@eamaddennfl)
Aug 22, 2022
When you’re an established producer like Hit-Boy, one might think that with new levels of success comes more commas on the check. However, in the music industry, that seems to be an anomaly. Hit-Boy, born Chauncey Alexander Hollis Jr., is the perfect name for the producer responsible for hits that have moved the culture for years. From credits on Jay-Z and Ye’s “Watch the Throne” to producing tracks with Justin Timberlake, albums with Nas, Big Sean, and the list goes on, he has had his fair share of what life in the industry looks like. But, things aren’t always as they appear. “I’m 33 now and have multiple Grammys, produced a lot of your favorite artists’ biggest songs on top of turning in over 450-plus records since I first signed and @upmg still doesn’t have it in them to simply be fair,” said Hit-Boy in a previous post on Instagram dating back to 2020. “If they’re doing this to me with all I’ve accomplished through hard work, I can only imagine the kids who don’t have big...
May 11, 2022
Searching for beats can be a daunting task for musicians, but this new platform aims to make it an easier process. UnitedMasters and Grammy Award-winning producer Hit-Boy have joined forces for Beat Exchange — a curated marketplace to buy and sell beats — per a press release shared with AfroTech.
May 5, 2022
Lyrical genius Nas has had music pumping through his veins for over 30 years, and shows no signs of slowing down. O n Wednesday, he revealed his newest partnership with MasterClass — an online platform for seasoned professionals to share their expertise — which is set to begin Oct. 14. https://www.instagram.com/p/CUqTg81AsIn/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link The opportunity is a dream come true for the rapper, who at an early age was inspired by Motown and desired to learn more about the music industry outside of the business aspect. Now, as a pioneer, he isn’t comfortable simply existing within the music industry, but he wants to provide opportunities to open the door for new artists. According to Complex, Nas shared: “ MasterClass is a great thing for people to get the inside scoop on what’s going on with artists, producers, actors, and people. I think it’s dope that we take time out of our lives to sit down and think about what it took for us to get here, and think about our journey...
Oct 8, 2021