Exclusive: Zaytoven Talks Finding New Talent, Participating in Remy Producers Series and Names Starting 5 Producers


Remy Martin invaded Chicago on Thursday, August 22 for the latest edition of Season Six of Remy producers. Hosted at TAO Chicago, Grammy-award winning producer Zaytoven was the lead judge for the competition, joined by Chicago’s own Young Chop and Season Five winner Milo, who recently produced Big Sean’s “Overtime.” The evening included a cocktail […]

BET to Premiere ‘The Next Big Thing’ Music Competition


There will be another show for all you talented singers! It has been announced that BET’s newest reality music competition series The Next Big Thing, will make its premiere on July 9 at 10 PM/9 PM CT. Judges, also known as “The League”, mogul Dame Dash, multi-platinum producer Zaytoven, and industry executive Tina Davis will […]

Usher Set to Release New Album ‘A’ at Midnight

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Usher has been quiet for quite a while but that looks to be no longer the case as he will reportedly drop a new album tonight. Not only is the R&B legend gearing up for another run, but he will also be doing so with the assistance of Zaytoven who produced the project that is […]

Kash Doll Releases ‘The Vault’ EP; Prelude to Upcoming Album

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  After years of conflict with a label deal gone bad, Kash Doll is finally free to make and release music on all streaming platforms without it being taken down. Since granting this opportunity of freedom to create Kash Doll managed to release her highly anticipated Bratz Mail mixtape back in March and is wasting […]

Zaytoven and Future Reviewed 100 Songs for ‘Beast Mode II’


Fans fell in love with the combination of Future and Zaytoven when they released Beast Mode in 2015. So much so fans have been constantly clamoring for a sequel. Yesterday (July 5) began the immediate rollout of the mixtape and of course, it captured the attention of the Future Hive when it dropped. The oft-discussed […]

Source Exclusive: Zaytoven Talks ‘Trap Holizay’ Album & Specific Qualities He Looks For When Deciding to Work With Artists

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When it comes to Hip Hop’s top-tier producer talents, Zaytoven spearheads the conversation. Zaytoven is a chart-topping producer who garnered a Billboard Top 100’s #1 hit with Usher’s song “Papers.” Nonetheless, Zaytoven is most notable for his tag team efforts with Gucci Mane during his rise to stardom, in addition to other popular Atlanta artists’ […]

VA Rapstress Kiara Simone Drops “Mo Money”(Produced By Zaytoven)


Alexandria, VA artist Kiara Simone is making noise this year. She recently toured with The Game and then dropped this smash new single “Mo Money” produced by Zaytoven. While on tour with The Game, Kiara continued to record and linked up with some of today’s hottest producers including Zaytoven, 1500 or Nothin’, Cassius Jay, Bobby […]

[INTERVIEW] Producer Zaytoven Shares Wisdom About Staying Relevant, Loyalty And Work Ethic In New Mixtape


Just in time to spread some end-of-the-year inspiration, Zaytoven teamed up with his longtime publicist, Tamiko Hope, to put out the second installment of her “Experience Hope” series. The 54-minute project is densely packed with Zaytoven’s wisdom, stories and advice told from his irreplaceable perspective, divided into topics such as Mindset, Reinvention, Loyalty, Investing, and so […]

What Would A Zaytoven and Jay Z Track Sound Like? We May Find Out Soon

What Would A Zaytoven and Jay Z Track Sound Like? We May Find Out Soon

Zaytoven’s influence has not only spread through Atlanta, but has reached beyond the streets of ATL —making his sound recognized everywhere else, as well. Zaytoven’s production has spread from Gucci Mane, Future, Travis Scott, Usher and many more. While his keys can be heard in church buildings, we may be getting more music from Zaytoven, with […]

Future, Drake & Zaytoven Release New Single ‘Used To This’

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At the 2016 BET Hip Hop Awards, Zaytoven did, in fact, announce that a collaborative single between him, Future, and Drake would be released within the next couple weeks.  As promised, it’s here. Fresh off the Summer Sixteen Tour, Drake and Future aren’t letting us off the hook that easy. Yesterday [November 3], the What […]

Gucci Mane Connects With Young Thug For “I Told You”

Gucci Mane Connects With Young Thug For "I Told You"

Young Thug, Gucci Mane, Zaytoven, and Mike WiLL Made-It, are no strangers to working with one another. “Woptober,” Gucci Mane says at the beginning of this track–titled “I Told You.” Mike WiLL and Zaytoven split the production credits on this one, giving for a nice collaboration. Gucci’s next project will be The Return of East […]

Gucci Mane Releases Zaytoven-Produced “Icy Lil B***h”

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Gucci Mane released his come-back album Everybody Looking on July 22. Gucci stated that he understands the times we are in, and would like to keep up with them. Gucci is not new to the constant drop of music; the territory is familiar. He will be delivering his new project Woptober on Oct. 17 (10/17). […]

Dat Boy – “Zoned Out” (Prod by Zaytoven)

Flexing on his new track “Zoned Out” with production by Zaytoven, Dat Boy looks to be the new voice of the streets. Hailing from Houston, TX, Dat Boy links with legendary trap producer Zaytoven for this new track that will for sure help any lituation. With a great response from wards across Houston, “Zoned Out”has […]