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Chauncey Alexander Hollis Jr. (born May 21, 1987), better known by his stage name Hit-Boy, is an American record producer, rapper, singer, and songwriter. In May 2011, he had signed a two-year deal with Kanye West's GOOD Music production branch. With this stimulus, he produced singles such as "Niggas in Paris" by Jay-Z and Kanye West, "Trophies" by Drake, "Clique" by GOOD Music, and "Racks in the Middle" by Nipsey Hussle featuring Roddy Ricch. "Racks in the Middle" won Best Rap Performance at the 2020 Grammy Awards.In December 2012, Hit-Boy signed a recording contract with Interscope Records and subsequently founded his own record label imprint, Hits Since '87. He has since expanded his production catalog with singles such as "Drop the World" by Lil Wayne, "Sorry" by Beyoncé, and "Sicko Mode" by Travis Scott, all of which have been certified platinum or higher by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

Articles

August 15, 2022

The Game & Hit-Boy Discuss the Inspirations Behind ‘Drillmatic,’ Reveal Dream Collaborators

The Game released his new album, 'Drillmatic — Heart vs. Mind' on Aug. 12.

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August 15, 2022

Hit-Boy Reveals He Produced Beyoncé's ‘Renaissance’ Cut “Thique” in 2014

In an interview on Rolling Stone's 'Music Now' podcast, Hit-Boy revealed he produced "Thique," a standout track from Beyoncé’s 'Renaissance' album, in 2014.

www.complex.com

August 12, 2022

Exclusive: How Hit-Boy Produced Beyoncé’s New Song ‘Thique’ – Eight Years Ago

Producer Hit-Boy breaks down the surprising story behind a Renaissance stand-out track, and other studio tales with Beyoncé, Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, Jay-Z and Kanye West, and more

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July 30, 2022

Watch The Game's L.A. Leakers Freestyle Over Unreleased Hit-Boy Beat

Ahead of the release of his forthcoming 10th studio album Drillmatic: Heart vs. Mind, The Game paid a visit to Power 106 on Tuesday to spit some bars.

www.complex.com

July 25, 2022

Watch Pusha-T, Hit-Boy, Styles P, and More Back HeadCount's Cannabis Voter Project in New Video

Pusha-T, Hit-Boy, Styles P, and Benny the Butcher are among the names to back HeadCount’s new initiative to help reform the country’s marijuana laws.

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June 22, 2022

The Game chooses ‘Violence’ on Hit-Boy-produced new single

The rapper's 10th album, ‘Drillmatic – Mind Vs. Heart’, is set to arrive next month The post The Game chooses ‘Violence’ on Hit-Boy-produced new single appeared first on NME.

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June 21, 2022

The Game Enlists Hit-Boy for New Song "Violence"

Ahead of the release of his 10th studio album 'Drillmatic,' which is scheduled to drop July 1, The Game taps Hit-Boy for his new song "Violence."

www.complex.com

June 1, 2022

Hitgirl

The Chicago rapper’s collaborative album with Hit-Boy is confident and playful, balancing her lyrical prowess with more vulnerable, R&B-influenced material.

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May 20, 2022

Best New Music This Week: Lil Durk, Babyface Ray, Quavo, Takeoff, and More

Complex's best new music this week includes songs from Quavo, Takeoff, Lil Durk, Babyface Ray, Lil Gnar, Harry Styles, Dreezy, Hit-Boy, Symba, and more.

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May 9, 2022

LeBron James, Hit-Boy, Denzel Curry, and More React to Kendrick Lamar's "The Heart Part 5"

Fresh off the release of Kendrick Lamar's new single and video "The Heart Part 5," reactions to the new track have been overwhelmingly positive.

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March 23, 2022

Watch Nas' "Wave Gods" Video f/ ASAP Rocky, DJ Premier, and Hit-Boy

Nas has released the video for "Wave Gods" featuring ASAP Rocky and DJ Premier, a track off his 'Magic' project that was fully produced by Hit-Boy.

www.complex.com

January 24, 2022

Hit-Boy Wins Producer of the Year for XXL Awards 2022

Hit-Boy comes out on top. Continue reading…

www.xxlmag.com

January 17, 2022

Hit-Boy reveals he and Kanye West are back to working together

The producer worked on 'Eazy' last week, his first West collaboration in years The post Hit-Boy reveals he and Kanye West are back to working together appeared first on NME.

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December 30, 2021

Hit-Boy says he’s done half an album’s worth of music with Snoop Dogg

The highly sought after producer says he's also sitting on full album's worth of material by Roddy Ricch and Don Toliver The post Hit-Boy says he’s done half an album’s worth of music with Snoop Dogg appeared first on NME.

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December 24, 2021

Nas releases new album ‘Magic’ produced by Hit-Boy

The legendary rapper has also confirmed that a third album in his 'King's Disease' series is on the way The post Nas releases new album ‘Magic’ produced by Hit-Boy appeared first on NME.

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December 24, 2021

Nas and Hit-Boy Release New Project Magic: Listen

The Christmas Eve release includes a song with A$AP Rocky and DJ Premier

pitchfork.com

December 24, 2021

Nas to Release Surprise New Project ‘Magic’ Featuring A$AP Rocky and DJ Premier

Nine-track set executive produced by the rapper and Hit-Boy arrives at midnight on Thursday

www.rollingstone.com

December 23, 2021

Nas Gifting Fans With Surprise Album ‘Magic’ Ahead of Christmas

Produced by Hit-Boy, the nine-track album features guest features by A$AP Rocky and DJ Premier.

www.billboard.com

December 23, 2021

Nas announces new album ‘Magic’ arriving tonight

It will be the rapper's third project with producer Hit-Boy The post Nas announces new album ‘Magic’ arriving tonight appeared first on NME.

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December 3, 2021

Cordae recruits Lil Wayne for lyrically charged new single ‘Sinister’

The Hit-Boy produced track is the latest preview of Cordae's upcoming second album The post Cordae recruits Lil Wayne for lyrically charged new single ‘Sinister’ appeared first on NME.

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November 19, 2021

Watch Big Sean, Hit-Boy Perform ‘What a Life’ on ‘Fallon’

The song appears on their new EP What You Expect

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November 12, 2021

Watch Big Sean and Hit-Boy toast to the good life in ‘Chaos’ video

The pair's second video in three days features a guest appearance from Nas The post Watch Big Sean and Hit-Boy toast to the good life in ‘Chaos’ video appeared first on NME.

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November 9, 2021

Big Sean and Hit-Boy get to work in video for new track ‘The One’

It's the latest track to be taken from the pair's new surprise EP 'What You Expect' The post Big Sean and Hit-Boy get to work in video for new track ‘The One’ appeared first on NME.

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October 29, 2021

Big Sean and Hit-Boy Share New EP What You Expect: Listen

Five new songs alongside the recent single “What a Life,” with guest spots from Bryson Tiller, 42 Dugg, and more

pitchfork.com

October 29, 2021

Big Sean and Hit-Boy, Currensy and More - New Projects

More heaters. Continue reading…

www.xxlmag.com

October 22, 2021

Big Sean and Hit-Boy Share New Song “What a Life”: Listen

It’s the Detroit rapper’s first new single as lead artist this year

pitchfork.com

October 20, 2021

6 Things We Learned From Nas & Hit-Boy’s Grammy Museum Conversation

Less than a week after dropping his Hip-Hop Storytelling MasterClass and accompanying “Big Nas” single, rap veteran Nas joined his serial collaborator producer Hit-Boy and Billboard’s Carl Lamarre for a conversation at Los Angeles’ Recording Academy Grammy Museum.

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October 8, 2021

Nas shares breezy new Hit-Boy collaboration, ‘Big Nas’

The single previews his upcoming MasterClass series The post Nas shares breezy new Hit-Boy collaboration, ‘Big Nas’ appeared first on NME.

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October 7, 2021

Nas Shares Video for New Song “Big Nas”: Watch

The track was made with producer Hit-Boy during the rapper’s new MasterClass series

pitchfork.com

Discs

Space Ghost Coast To Coast (Hit Boy Remix)

August 1, 2022

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Stainless

July 29, 2022

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SCHOLAR

July 15, 2022

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Violence

June 21, 2022

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CORSA

June 17, 2022

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Bulletproof Soul

March 31, 2022

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Not Your Average

March 16, 2022

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Told Us Not To Do It (feat. Peezy)

March 2, 2022

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Find A Balance (feat. DOM KENNEDY)

February 16, 2022

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What You Expect

October 29, 2021

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What A Life

October 22, 2021

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Back In Traffic (feat. KIRBY)

October 13, 2021

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That's A Awful Lot Of Hits

September 10, 2021

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It Ain't My Fault

August 27, 2021

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Little While (feat. Big Sean & Hit-Boy)

May 17, 2021

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Revolutionary (feat. Bump J)

February 12, 2021

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EPMD

February 12, 2021

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Broad Day

February 12, 2021

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Appraise

February 12, 2021

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SALUTE (feat. Big Sean and Fivio Foreign)

November 18, 2020

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4 Thangs (feat. Big Sean & Hit-Boy)

October 30, 2020

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Legend

October 15, 2020

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Ultra Black (feat. Hit-Boy)

August 14, 2020

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Ultra Black

August 14, 2020

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Also Known As

July 31, 2020

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Miss My Dawgs (Long Live Nip)

July 3, 2020

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The Chauncey Hollis Project

May 1, 2020

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Red Light

January 17, 2020

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This Wasn’t Supposed To Happen

November 15, 2019

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In DA Back

October 17, 2019

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Start It Up

September 13, 2019

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Bezerk

August 26, 2019

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No L's

July 24, 2019

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K-TOWN

May 17, 2019

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Family Not A Group

April 17, 2019

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Racks in the Middle (feat. Roddy Ricch and Hit-Boy)

February 15, 2019

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Tony Fontana

May 22, 2018

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Courtesy of Half-a-Mil

November 24, 2017

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That’s What I Get

October 23, 2015

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Bussin Moves

September 4, 2015

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Stay Up

July 24, 2015

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Automatically

March 23, 2015

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Show Me Something

January 1, 2013

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Fan

January 1, 2013

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