Music Birthday: KYGO

Today, September 11, 1991, Kygo was born Kyrre Gørvell-Dahll in Singapore. Kygo has a song with Ellie Goulding called ‘First Time,’ and it reached no. 6 on the US Billboard Dance Club Songs Chart. The song was co-produced with Kygo by Hitimpulse – producer of Cher Lloyd’s ‘Lost,’ and remixer of Rihanna’s ‘Bitch Better HaveContinue reading “Music Birthday: KYGO”

Music Birthday: Kid Capri

🔊🎉Today, February 7, 1967, Kid Capri was born David Anthony Love Jr., in The Bronx, NY. Capri produced ‘Brown Skin Woman’ for KRS-One’s “Return of the Boom Bap” solo album. He also produced ‘Stop Frontin’’ for this album, which peaked at no. 37 on the US Billboard 200. ‘Stop Frotnin’’ contains samples of ‘Latoya’ byContinue reading “Music Birthday: Kid Capri”

Music Birthday: 9th Wonder

🔊🎉Today, January 15, 1975, 9th Wonder was born Patrick Denard Douhit, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. 9th Wonder produced Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DUCKWORTH.’ for his fourth studio album, “DAMN.” This song’s title is Lamar’s last name, and it samples Ted Taylor’s ‘Be Ever Wonderful.’ On the US Hot 100, ‘DUCKWORTH.’ reached no. 63. And, on the AmericanContinue reading “Music Birthday: 9th Wonder”