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SESSION NOTES: January 2017

Charli XCX

Welcome to 2017 everybody! If January is any indicator of how the year is going to be, 11th Street Studios is going to have a great one!

Studio A and C saw nonstop action this month as Epic Records artist Future and Freebandz artist DJ Esco dominated the two rooms for 25 days this month. Collaborators such as “Drunk in Love” producer Detail, Atlantic Records artists Young Thug and Meek Mill were present along with up and coming 808Mafia producer DY.

New client and Atlantic Records artist Charli XCX also stopped by Studio A while on her US radio promo circuit for a session with Ejay Washington engineering.

Studio owner and mix engineer Steve Fisher hosted Capitol Records artist Silento in Studio A for a listening session of the mix Fisher completed for the song, “Thinking About You”. Silento dropped his new single at the end of this month, check it out!!

Studio F continued to be occupied by F&F Entertainment singer/songwriters Fallon and Felisha King of Cherish for their new single with sessions held by Manager/A&R Mathias Sorum.

Cash Money Records artist Jacquees and producer Nash B also stopped by and had his most recent release, Since You Playin’, finalized and mixed by engineer Ejay Washington in Studio A for 3 days this month. Artists on the mixtape include Quavo from Migos, Ty Dolla $ign, Tank, Torey Lanez, and last but certainly not least, Birdman.

Interscope A&R Pusharod brought the label’s new artist Arin Ray through Studio C for 5 days this week with Ejay tracking.

Think It’s a Game artist YFN Lucci booked Studio A for 2 days this month with engineer Frashaun Quin.

Blac Elvis kept Studio B busy for 20 days this month working with various artists including 11th Street Music signee Carson Myers.

Baltimore rapper Damond Blue rolled through Studio A as well for 2 days this month with Ejay engineering his sessions.

Sony/ATV producer DJ Camper booked a session in Studio A with Ejay engineering for him.

Engineer Ejay Washington also worked out of Studio A for 5 days finishing up the mix for Young at Art Entertainment artist Dustin Michael’s new song, “Kodeine Nights”, available on Spotify.

Check us out next month for more updates!

SESSION NOTES: December 2016

Rick Ross

It’s the last month of the year and we finished 2016 strong! A lot of people were ready for this year to be over but we are so thankful for each and every client that came through our door. Thanks so much!

So let’s get down to it!

Here’s what happened this month at 11th Street Studios!

Epic Records artist and Freebandz leader Future started us off with 2 days in Studio A and Studio C and would ultimately end up spending 6 more days with us this month bringing producer Metro Boomin along with him. Maybach Music Group/Epic Records artist Rick Ross joined him and worked on Future’s song “That’s A Check”, which is out now, so look for the video!

Atlantic Records artist Meek Mill showed us and Studio A some love for 3 days later this month.

Alley Mob Bosses artist Ega rocked out in Studio C for 6 days this month with engineer Firas Quick tracking.

Blac Elvis kept Studio B full for 20 more days this month working with Zone 4 founder Polow da Don and his new group The YRS on their new single “Celebrate (The Gift)”. Indie artist Scotty Cram stopped by and worked on new music with Elvis and songwriter Felly. New 11th Street Music signee Carson Meyers also started recording this month.

Studio F continued to be occupied by F&F Entertainment singer/songwriters Fallon and Felisha King of Cherish with sessions held by Manager/A&R Mathias Sorum.

In between holidays and travel we had various artists stop by the studio including the Cymatics in Studio C for 1 day with engineer Ejay Washington, Hi Life Records artist Trigga booked Studio C 3 days this month and Slim of 112 worked on a record for Rhino Records artist Faith Evans in Studio C.

Thanks for rocking with us this year! Here’s to more success for all of us in 2017!

Happy New Year!

SESSION NOTES: November 2016

Future

November was the month of Freebandz.

Epic Records artist Future and pretty much the whole Freebandz gang had the studio lit for 17 days with Studio A, Studio B, and Studio C full of artists and producers including Metro Boomin, Southside, Atlantic artists Young Thug and Gucci Mane, Casino, Mexico Rann, and Republic producer Detail. Engineer Ejay Washington tracked several songs in Studio A and Studio C.

When Freebandz wasn’t in the studio, producer Blac Elvis kept Studio B busy as all 4 members of legendary Atlanta R&B group 112 reunited to start recording new music. Blac Elvis also started filming for his next installment of ProJams.

In the meantime Studio A and C saw plenty of other action including Jean-Michael and WLPWR in Studio A for 2 days, Hi Life Records artist Trigga in Studio C for 1 day, Baltimore rapper Damond Blue booked Studio A for 3 days with Ejay engineering, internet star Mighty Duck in Studio A for 1 day and engineer Nico Solis helping CKP close out our month with 1 last session in Studio A.

Studio F continued to be occupied by F&F Entertainment singer/songwriters Fallon and Felisha King of Cherish with sessions held by Manager/A&R Mathias Sorum.

Check with us next month! Hope you had a Happy Thanksgiving!

SESSION NOTES: October 2016

21Savage

Happy Halloween everybody!

Luckily for us our clients weren’t too scared to stay away! R&B Emcee Mecca Dawn kicked us off this month with a video shoot in Studio A to promote her upcoming project VERSUS.

RCA artist 21 Savage came back for 1 day in Studio A with Think It’s A Game artist YFN Lucci occupying the popular room the next day.

Engineer Nico Solis and CKP were back in full force this month with 10 sessions between our Studio A and Studio C. Alley Mob Bosses recording artist Ega worked with us for 4 days this month in Studio C while 11th Street signee Jean Michael and SupaHotBeats founder and producer WLPWR had 6 sessions in Studio A.

Blac Elvis continued to occupy Studio B for another 20 days and he got busy! Internet star Kandi Reign stopped by and worked on her newest song, “Wait For It”, which became her latest challenge to go viral. Zone 4 artist Keri Hilson stopped by for a few days with Airtel TRACE Music Star competition winner and Zambia’s newest artist Tiwa Phiri to record her first studio release. Industry veteran Gotti brought his new artist Luke Whitney through and put in a week’s worth of work with the producer. Kenyan-British sister duo The Katanas also stopped by the busy room.

Studio F continued to be occupied by F&F Entertainment singer/songwriters Fallon and Felisha King of Cherish with sessions held by Manager/A&R Mathias Sorum. Black Sky Recordings artist Vital Deshawn’s LP, The Vital Album, was mixed in Studio F as well.

Studio A also hosted DJ Stickuhbush for 2 days and MadeinTYO for 1 day. G.O.O.D. Music/Def Jam Recording artist Cyhi the Prynce held a session 1 night in Studio C while Loyal Money Music Group sent us off with the last 2 sessions to the month.

SESSION NOTES: September 2016

Jacquees

We’re back and we hope you had a safe and fun Labor Day Weekend!

September came in the same way August went out with Atlanta producer Cassius Jay booking Studio C and SupaHotBeats founder and producer WLPWR booking Studio A to work with 11th Street Music signee Jean-Michael. WLPWR and Jean-Michael would go on to book 3 more sessions in Studio A this month.

G.O.O.D. Music/Def Jam Recording artist Cyhi the Prynce stopped by Studio B while Warner Chappell producer Rasool Diaz booked out 2 days in Studio C working with Bases Loaded rapper Yakki Divioshi.

Blac Elvis held it down in Studio B for 20 more days working with his Mars on Sunday artists and Snoop Dogg and Jazze Pha’s new artist, October the King. 11th Street Music signee Miles Jenson also stopped by to add to his catalogue of songs by adding some with Blac Elvis’ production.

Actor and 300 Entertainment artist Shameik Moore visited Studio C for 4 sessions this month with engineers Firas Quick and Ejay Washington working with him.

Loyal Money Music Group booked a session in Studio A and Studio C for 2 sessions total this month while CKP and engineer Nico Solis booked 5 sessions in Studio A.

Studio F continued to be occupied by F&F Entertainment singer/songwriters Fallon and Felisha King of Cherish with sessions held by Manager/A&R Mathias Sorum. Paradox Music Group producer CC Madcap came back this month to finalize work on the EP Paradox, which was released on September 16th. Check it out! Black Sky Recordings artist Vital Deshawn stopped by Studio F to start the mixing of his debut album The Vital Album.

Warner Bros. Record artist MadeinTYO stopped by Studio A for a session and worked with engineer Dan Cahill.

Sko booked Studio C once again for various up and coming artists to host meetings and listening sessions with RocNations’s Senior Vice President Lenny S., who flew in from New York to be present.

Cash Money artist Jacquees booked Studio A for a session while Alley Mob Bosses artist Ega booked Studio C the last 2 days of the month.

SESSION NOTES: August 2016

Travis Scott

August was another great month for us here at 11th Street!

G.O.O.D Music/Epic Records recording artist Travis Scott booked out Studio A for 5 days this month finishing up his album Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight, completing records Outside, SDP Interlude, and First Take with engineer Firas Quick. Epic Records also booked Studio B and Studio C for producers such as WondaGurl and OVO Sound producer Boi-1da to work on the project. Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight would go on to debut at #1 on the Billboard Music Charts this month!

Studio B is still blazing with Blac Elvis occupying the room for another 20 days while working with his Mars on Sunday Latino artists La Gente de Clan. Hailing from the Domincan Republic, the duo is working on their debut album to be released soon!

We also saw various other clients return this month including Cymatics spending 2 days in Studio A. Polo Grounds artist Diamond of Crime Mob spent 3 days in Studio C, Kemosabe/RCA Records duo R. City was back in A for a day and internet sensation Mighty Duck also spent a day in Studio A.

Studio F continued to be occupied by F&F Entertainment singer/songwriters Fallon and Felisha King of Cherish with sessions held by Manager/A&R Mathias Sorum. Paradox Music Group producer CC Madcap also came through this month recording, mixing, and mastering music for the EP Paradox. Mixing of Black Sky Recordings artist Vital Deshawn’s debut album The Vital Album also continued this month.

We closed August out nicely with Atlanta producer Cassius Jay booking out Studio C and SupaHotBeats founder and producer WLPWR booking out Studio A to work with 11th Street Music signee Jean Michael.

SESSION NOTES: July 2016

Shirazee

Summer is in full swing and Atlanta is feeling the heat! Happy 4th of July!

Epic Records artist Future and the Freebandz Gang returned at the very start of the month and stayed with us 4 days in Studio A, Studio B, and Studio C. It was a FBG takeover!

Island Records artist Shirazee hung out with in Studio A for 14 days working on new music with engineer Ejay Washington.

Street Money Worldwide artist Quicktrip booked out Studio C for 6 days this month while Columbia Records rapper Dej Loaf booked a session in Studio A for a day.

Studio F continued to be occupied by F&F Entertainment singer/songwriters Fallon and Felisha King of Cherish with sessions held by Manager/A&R Mathias Sorum. Paradox Music Group producer CC Madcap also came through this month recording, mixing, and mastering music for the EP Paradox. Black Sky Recordings artist Vital Deshawn stopped by Studio F to start the mixing of his debut album The Vital Album.

Producer Blac Elvis was back for 20 more days in Studio B and put in major work with Capitol Records artist Silento and producer Jazze Pha. Sean Paul of Atlanta group Youngbloodz also dropped in this month and worked with Blac Elvis on some EDM tracks.

IMS artist Ty Hibbard held it down in Studio C for 3 days with guests such as Street Money Quint while RCA artist 21Savage got to work in Studio B with engineer Shaun Quin. Kemosabe/RCA Records artists R. City returned for 1 day to Studio A as well.

Freebandz artist Casino booked out Studio C for some solo sessions for 2 days this month and sound design gurus Cymatics booked out Studio A for 2 daytime sessions.

Social Media sensation Mighty Duck worked on new music in Studio A for a day while new 11th Street Music artist Miles Jenson started working on new music in Studio C. Miles and his drummer put some cool drums on a new track using Studio A and our Live Room.

Hi Life Records artist Trigga took us out for the month with a session in Studio C.