Multi-Platinum Producer Rsonist of The Heatmakerz
The HEATMAKERZ, Multi-Platinum Award winning Hip-Hop production team, born in Kingston, Jamaica, but raised and still residing in New York City, consisting of Rsonist (Gregory Green) & Thrilla (Sean Thomas), rose to fame after providing beats to various releases of The Diplomats. The bulk of albums like Diplomatic Immunity and Juelz Santana’s debut “From Me to U” were produced by Rsonist of The Heatmakerz. Their production style is based upon hard equalized snares and kicks, strong bass lines, strong hi-hats, snares and often sped-up soul samples. Although, Thrilla is now working hard behind the scenes and focused on Real Estate. The Heatmakerz continue to create classics using the same style of production with the addition of live instrumentation played by new Heatmaker, Dwayne Shippy (ILL Wayno). ILL Wayno is a decorated musician who has credits with the likes of Shaggy, Elephant Man & Barrington Levy just to name a few, several projects in Japan and even receiving 3 Grammy Nominations! The Heatmakerz are currently hard at work in their brand new state of the art studio (Diamond District Studios) working with many top recording artists, including Jim Jones, Maino, Fred The Godson, Alexandria Burke, Courtney Graf, Mally Stakz, DR, Gigi, Abigail Breslin and many others while earning the responsibility as Executive Producer for the highly anticipated Joell Ortiz album “House Slippers” was released in September of 2014 with lead single “Music Saved My Life” was in rotation and making it’s way up the charts.