News: Mike WiLL Made-It Named ‘Best Producer’ At BET Hip-Hop Awards
After A Breakout String Of Hits, Mike WiLL Honored As Top Producer Of The Year
24-year-old super producer Mike WiLL Made-It was named rap’s top producer at the 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards, which aired this week. Other producers nominated in the category included Pharrell Williams, DJ Mustard, Hit-Boy, and J. Cole.
The award comes on the heels of WiLL having produced more than a dozen Billboard-charting singles in the past two years, working with artists including Miley Cyrus, Jay Z, Kanye West, Rihanna, 2 Chainz, Lil Wayne, Future, Juicy J, Ciara, and more.
Last month, Mike WiLL announced his own debut album, Est. In 1989 Pt. 3, releasing the album’s lead single, and subsequent video, “23,” which features Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa, and Juicy J. With nearly 50 million plays on VEVO, and adds at radio across the country, the single is currently #14 on Billboard‘s Hot 100 charts and #4 on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.
Watch the video for “23” here: http://vevo.ly/HoHisv
Purchase the single on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/23-feat.-miley-cyrus-wiz-khalifa/id701151084
Mike WiLL Made It Background:
It’s safe to say that no producer in hip-hop had a bigger, more productive year than Mike WiLL Made It in 2012. Mike WiLL spent 2012 producing three Billboard number one singles and co-producing on a fourth and, elsewhere, producing for the likes of Rihanna, Chief Keef, French Montana, Brandy, Gucci Mane, Kelly Rowland, and more. On December 24th 2012, Mike WiLL Made It released Est. In 1989 Pt. 2.5, the third installment of his Est. In 1989 mixtape series. The tape includes features from Gucci Mane, Rihanna, Kelly Rowland, Juicy J, Big Sean, B.o.B., French Montana, Young Jeezy, Lil’ Wayne, Rick Ross, TI, and more. In 2013, Mike WiLL Made It has continued his hot streak, producing for the likes of Jay Z, Ace Hood, and more, including Miley Cyrus, for her breakout new single, “We Can’t Stop.” Mike WiLL has since announced his own album, Est. In 1989 Pt. 3 (The Album). The album’s first single, “23,” features Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa, and Juicy J and is available now via iTunes.
“23” Ft. Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa & Juicy J Video: http://vevo.ly/HoHisv
“23” Ft. Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa & Juicy J: https://soundcloud.com/interscope/mike-will-made-it-23-ft-miley
Est. In 1989 Pt. 2.5: http://www.livemixtapes.com/mixtapes/19920/mike-will-est-in-1989.html
“On It” Ft. Chief Keef & Young Scooter: https://soundcloud.com/eardrummers/mike-will-made-it-on-it-ft
“That Turn Up” Ft. Trinidad Jame$: https://soundcloud.com/eardrummers/that-turn-up-trinidad-james
“I Hit That” Ft. Gucci Mane & Juicy J: http://soundcloud.com/audibletreats/mike-will-made-it-i-hit-that
“Bands A Make Her Dance (Remix)” Ft. Juicy J & Lil’ Wayne: http://soundcloud.com/fadermedia/mike-will-f-juicy-j-and-lil
“Back 2 The Basics” Ft. Gucci Mane & Waka Flocka Flame: http://soundcloud.com/fadermedia/mike-will-f-gucci-mane-and
Est. In 1989 (Last Of A Dying Breed) Mixtape: http://www.livemixtapes.com/mixtapes/14265/mike_will_est_in_1989.html
“Who Fuccin’ Wit Me” Ft. Daz Dillinger & Kurupt: http://media.audibletreats.com/Mike_WiLL_Made_It-Who_Fuccin_Wit_Me_Ft_Daz_Dillinger_Kurupt.mp3
“European Shit” Ft. Yung Joey & Gucci Mane: http://media.audibletreats.com/Mike_WiLL-European_Shit_Ft_Yung_Joey_Gucci_Mane.mp3
“Itchin” Ft. Future: http://media.audibletreats.com/Mike_WiLL-Itchin_Ft_Future.mp3
“Animosity” Ft. Gucci Mane & Yo Gotti: http://media.audibletreats.com/Mike_WiLL-Animosity_Ft_Gucci_Mane_Yo_Gotti.mp3
Bio, pictures and streams available here: http://www.audibletreats.com/mike-will-made-it/