Thousand Times is back at it; this time with a new track debuting on a 808 Mafia beat tape! This marks the third time he has worked with the multi-platinum production team having previously co-produced a record named “G.O.A.T” with Big Fameus last year and was featured on the 2019 beat tape “Year Of The Producer 2”. 808 Mafia is an American record production and songwriting team, founded by record producers Southside and Lex Luger. 808 Mafia was founded in 2010 when rapper Waka Flocka Flamecame up with the idea of a production team, made of his frequent collaborators Lex Luger and Southside. The group quickly expanded, adding a number of upcoming and affiliated producers, and is currently signed to Flame’s label Brick Squad Monopoly. In addition to Waka Flocka Flame, 808 Mafia has produced tracks for many notable artists such as Gucci Mane, Drake, 21 Savage, Chief Keef, Young Thug, Juicy J, Kanye West, Jay-Z, Push T, Wiz Khalifa, Dj Khaled and more.
The music producer joined multi-platinum superproducer Wonder Arillo for an in-person session back in January. and the two cooked up a legendary track. The Atlanta-based studio is home for Wonder who has worked with A-list recording artists from 2 Chainz, to Killer Mike to Playaz Circle. The beat they made together-dubbed “Wavy World”-features crisp, clean instrumentation paired with a booming 808 bass amid frantic yet controlled hi-hats. The track which was originally destined for BeatStars to be licensed caught the ear of 808 Mafia affiliate Big Fameus who promptly added the track to his industry tastemaker beat tape”Lost & Found Vol 2” releasing June 13h on Spinrilla.
Recording artist, producer, tattoo artist and industry gatekeeper Big Fameus has been in the music industry for over a decade and has cultivated powerful and lucrative connections in the industry. He established the artist development platform “Who Got Next Up” to assist recording artists and producers in securing placements, developing their brand and much more. Big Fameus has produced records for Rich Homie Quan, Cash Money, Swae Lee & more.
Wonder Arillo is a veteran of the music industry and has graced Billboard Charts, contributed to multiple multi-platinum albums and produced the trap anthem “What You Know” by T.I. in collaboration with DJ Toomp. In addition to being a elite music producer, Wonder is also a lauded recording engineer. His engineering skills has been heard on records by Ludacris, Hot Boy Turk, and Boyz N’ Da Hood. Wonder’s pen game is also in-demand; he wrote for Rittz on his album “Top Of The Line”.
Thousand Times linked up with Wonder while mixing and entirely different record for a yet-to-be-announced superstar rapper. It was a last minute decision to make a record together and by the sounds of it it was for the best. After debuting on the 808 Mafia beat tape the instrumental will be shopped to artists in hopes of finding the perfect complimenting vocals. Be sure to follow each of these industry professionals on Instagram and follow along as the this future hit record progresses: