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Zaytoven

March 21, 2017

Forbes Interviews Zaytoven on The Rise of Trap Music

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The Atlanta producer speak to Forbes about his career journey and influences within hip hop. Read More…

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February 14, 2017

HipHop DX hosts Zaytoven to Live Review Tracks

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“Zaytoven Beats IN THE BUILDING!!! Submit your links for a chance for a review” Read More…

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February 7, 2017

Complex Confirms Jay Z Collaboration with Zaytoven

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It’s confirmed: Jay Z and Zaytoven have a joint record on the way. Rumors of a collaboration began circulating back in November, when the hip-hop mogul and famed producer were seen in the studio together; however, at that time, it was unclear what the men had in store. Many speculated Zay would be a contributing […]

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September 26, 2016

Pitchfork Shares Zaytoven’s Splice Sample Pack

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Producer Zaytoven is prepping upcoming releases with Future and Gucci Mane—Beast Mode 16 and Woptober, respectively—but in the meantime he’s released 81 drums and samples from songs spanning his career. The sounds range from Gucci Mane and Jeezy’s 2005 collaboration “So Icy” to Migos’ breakout hit “Versace” to cuts from Future’s Beast Mode mixtape, and […]

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September 21, 2016

Check Out Zaytoven’s New Splice Drumkit Sample Pack via FACT

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On the heels of his compilation mixtape Where Would the Game Be Without Me?, Zaytoven has released a sample pack of drumkit sounds he’s used for artists like Migos, Future, Gucci Mane and others. Read More…

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September 7, 2016

Pitchfork Reviews Gucci Mane & Zaytoven’s ‘GucTiggy’ EP

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The rapper-producer bond is at the center of rap symbiosis, but it’s a balance that’s difficult to maintain. Gucci Mane and Zaytoven have embodied that balance for over a decade now. It was Zaytoven who convinced Gucci to start rapping in his basement in the early 2000s, and the connection between the two was instantaneous: […]

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August 24, 2016

Stereogum Streams Zaytoven & Gucci Mane’s ‘GucTiggy’ EP

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On Gucci Mane’s new album Everybody Looking, Gucci claims that he’d rather rock a Zay track than a Dre track. It makes sense. Gucci and the Atlanta producer Zaytoven have been getting the best out of each other for years. And now, just a few weeks after Everybody Looking, Gucci and Zaytoven have a new […]

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July 25, 2016

Zaytoven Talks to Noisey About Gucci Mane’s Return

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Four songs into the most hotly anticipated album of the summer, Everybody Looking, Gucci Mane raps, matter-of-factly, “I’d rather rap a Zay track than a Dre track.” To even casual fans of the Atlanta rapper, this statement should be self-evident: A producer like Dr. Dre may be a legend, but Zaytoven is himself the architect […]

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July 25, 2016

Complex Shares Zaytoven’s News That Drake and Gucci Mane Are Dropping a Joint EP

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It’s a big day for Zaytoven, who co-produced Gucci Mane’s first post-prison album, Everybody Looking, that dropped today, but he says there is already more Gucci on the way in the form of collaborative EP with Drake. Read More…

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July 20, 2016

Billboard Premieres Zaytoven’s ‘Where Would The Game Be Without Me’ Mixtape

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Producer Zaytoven is the self-made MVP of the rap game with his new mixtape, Where Would The Game Be Without Me, premiering on Billboard. The DJ/producer’s melodic yet aggressive beats have made him a go-to beatsmith in Atlanta and beyond as rappers like Gucci Mane, Migos and Future have laced their projects with Zay’s production. […]

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