Salaam Remi is one of the producers who worked heavily with the late Amy Winehouse. The producer discusses meeting Amy, and how they would come together to produce jazz music. He goes on to speak about her issues with love, her sense of humor and how that affected her music. Despite producing a majority of Amy's work, Salaam reveals he did not get a Grammy alongside the songstress. Salaam talks, Amy's legacy after the troubled singer died at just 27 years old.
London on da Track recently sat down with VladTV and spoke about his current projects, including a collaboration with up-and-coming Atlanta artist Dae Dae, titled "The Definitions." He added that he's also worked on recent projects with Nicki Minaj and Drake, but London said his next goal is to collaborate with Taylor Swift.
Speaking more about working with high profile artists, London revealed that the greatest artist he's ever worked with is Usher. He explained that it's inspiring and motivational to work with someone of Usher's talent.
Producer London on the Track talks about how he went from playing the piano at weddings to charting on Billboard with his song "Hookah" with Tyga. Initially, London tells DJ Vlad that he did the song with Young Thug and only wanted a verse from Tyga, but eventually, Tyga took the song and released it on his own. Though he says they were mad about the move, they still have a good relationship with Tyga.
Between working with Gucci Mane and Future, producer Zaytoven explains the difference between the two stars' sound and why the What a Time to Be Alive rapper likes to release back-to-back projects. During an interview with DJ Vlad, Zaytoven compared his working relationship with Gucci to the likes of Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre. "We created a sound that belongs in the rap game right now. What we have together is something unbreakable, like a Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre. We have created something so special that I don't think it's going anywhere."
Zaytoven stopped by VladTV to talk about the rumors surrounding Gucci Mane being a clone, what it's like being around Gucci Mane, the artists Gucci has helped put on and much more. Zaytoven told us that both he and Gucci Mane sat back and laughed at the clone rumor, and he added, "It's a real good Marketing Strategy it's making people really pay attention... its intriguing people... we both laughed at it." Zaytoven said Gucci Mane is using the clone theory to his advantage and playing on the fact that he's new and improved.
Zaytoven stopped by VladTV to talk with us about Gucci's release, his weight loss, how Gucci recorded songs while behind bars, and much much more. Zaytoven explained he knew that Gucci was going to be released almost two or three weeks before. Vlad went into Gucci Mane's dramatic weight loss, and Zaytoven explained, "He's been locked up for three years, Gucci is always thinking forward so he was probably thinking how can I shock the people.. make the attention on me...
Zaytoven stopped by VladTV to talk with us about Gucci Mane and Drake's new mixtape; he talked about what led up to the tape and the progress on it. "We were shooting a video for 'Gucci's Home' and Drake just showed up... they got to talking, you know how Gucci is, and he was like aye man we oughta do something let's do a tape together.." The tape is going to be named the 6ers due to Gucci Mane being from Atlanta's "Zone 6," and Drake being from the side of Toronto labeled "The 6." Zaytoven said him and Mike Will Made It are already making beats for the tape.
Famed producer Sonny Digital and rapper Que showed the world the power of their combined talents on their Forbes Atlanta mixtape in 2013, and the two artists sat down with VladTV to speak about their long friendship which dates back to middle school. Sonny explained that he was making beats when they first met, while Que was playing basketball, and the two would later come together after Que lost his college scholarship.