If you been reading this blog for awhile, you know that my taste in Hip Hop ranges… If you don’t know this yet, let me give you an example of where my taste lye. My playlist heavily features ILOVEMAKONNEN, Atmosphere, Boosie, Mod Sun, and Young Buck. So yeah I might like some artsy or alternative shit, but I also love the street music.
That’s where King Wonka comes in. King Wonka is quickly becoming a go to producer for artists like Key Glock, Jay Fizzle, and more. As well he is racking up numbers on YouTube and selling mad leases. Find out more and listen to some of his production work below!
Can you list some major placements?
- Kap G – CEO
- Key Glock – Everyday
- Jay Fizzle – Want Smoke
- Jay Fizzle – In The Streets
- Sauce Walka & BooGotti Kasino – Play With That Money
How old are you? 23
Anything funny or crazy happen in this game we call hip hop? Nothing really funny has ever happened, probably the craziest thing that happened to me was that I got finessed by my homeboy I started with
Well shit, how did he finesse you? Basically he sold an exclusive for $250 that me and him had did and had sold beats to some Louisville artist and didn’t give me my cut, so I cut him off and outworked him.
Where are you from? Evansville IN
How old are you? 4 years
Coolest thing to happen to you since you started producing? Was blessed enough to quit my 9 to 5 and live off of music
Who are your biggest influences? My biggest influence in life is god and my dad, musically zaytoven, Scott storch, and timberland
Want to give any shoutouts? Shout out to you guys, my haters, and everyone who doubted me
What’s something people would be surprised to learn about you? I have 9 fingers
Whats your process for making beats? I start with the melody and that will dictate how i do the drums
How much do you sell beats for? $30 – $1000
What’s the most you made from one beat? $1000
How have you gotten your placements? Most my placements have came randomly just received a dm saying they wanted to work and it was history from there
Hardware or software? Software
How many beats have you sold in your career? 2000
What are your plans for 2018? Go platinum, work with more new artist that is on the rise
Who do you think are the artists who are going to be apart of the new wave? Key Glock, Jay Fizzle,
Do you receive any royalties from your beats? Never received royalties I signed terrible paperwork from Atlantic,
Do you make any earnings from YouTube? can you give an example? I’ve received 1500 in monetization for a couple months from YouTube.
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