Jarren Benton prepares to release his debut album on June 11th with label Funk Volume. #MGB features Hopsin, Dizzy Wright, Vinnie Paz, RA The Ruggedman, SwizZz and many more. A majority of My Grandmas Basement is produced, recorded, mixed and mastered by Kato.
After the successful release of The Hang Out [Part 1] on March 26th SMKA gears up for Part 2, which drops on April 30th.
Atlanta production collective, SMKA, blocked out 882 Studios for 4 days, and invited many of Atlanta’s most talented and progressive hip-hop artists to hang out, eat, drink, collaborate and make music. The Hang Out took place from February 7 - 10, and for 14 hours a day, 4 days straight, Justin Padron, of 882 Studios, recorded artists […]
Anything from SMKA is always welcome in my inbox. “Atlanta production collective, SMKA, blocked out 882 Studios for 4 days, and invited many of Atlanta’s most talented and progressive hip-hop artists to hang out, eat, drink, collaborate and make music. The Hang Out took place from February 7 - 10, and for 14 hours a day, 4 […]
“To celebrate another year of producing music we have compiled 12 of our favorite SMKA-produced tracks from 2012. SMKA is a collective of creative music producers, and in the last 4 years we have been able to work with some of the most talented hip-hop artists in the US. We started making music in December […]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28ksjEXhNgg J. Nolan’s new music video “Can’t Stop,” (song produced by SMKA) directed by Bloo Woods.
Jarren Benton and legendary Texas DJ, OG Ron C, have linked up to chop and screw Jarren’s latest project. We are proud to release Freebasing With Kevin Bacon [Chopped Not Slopped]. The deluxe version of the project with 8 additional tracks will be released on iTunes very soon. Jarren Benton is currently recording his first Funk […]
Got some really dope projects that dropped recently. SMKA’s Bay Area compilation, Kevin Nottingham’s A3C showcase tape and more.
For the past couple months SMKA has been working with the Grammy Nominated song writing duo, Planet Vl (formally known as “Rock City”) on their newest mixtape,The American Nightmare. The 19- track project features lead singles “Trouble,” “No Limit” and “By Myself” and includes guest appearances from Wiz Khalifa, 2 Chainz, Aleon Craft, Curtis Williams, Jarren Benton, Scolla, Skyzoo, Verse Simmonds and more, along […]