30 Roc

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30 Roc
Birth nameSamuel Gloade
Also known as
  • 30
  • 30 Roc Beatz
  • 30, You a Fool for This One
  • IAm30Roc
BornBronx, New York, U.S.
Genres
Occupation(s)
  • Record producer
  • songwriter
Years active2014–present
LabelsEarDrummers
Associated acts
Websiteiam30roc.com

Samuel Gloade, professionally known as 30 Roc, is an American record producer and songwriter. He is best known for production with notable artists, including Rae Sremmurd, Lil Yachty, Migos, Plies, Cardi B,[1] Rich Homie Quan, and Kendrick Lamar, among many others.

Early life[edit]

Samuel Gloade was born in the The Bronx borough of New York City.[1] He met American record producer Mike Will Made It through his rap duo Rae Sremmurd on Twitter.[2] He later signed to the former's record label EarDrummers Records.

Career[edit]

His most notable production include T-Wayne's "Nasty Freestyle", "Rake It Up" by Yo Gotti featuring Nicki Minaj,[3] Cardi B's hit single, "Bartier Cardi", which features 21 Savage,[1] "Rock" by Plies, and "King's Dead" which was performed by Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future and James Blake.[4] 30 Roc also produced Roddy Ricch's number 1 hit, "The Box", which reached the pole position of the Billboard Hot 100 in January 2020. He also helped produce the intro track of Travis Scott's Astroworld, "Stargazing", peaking at number eight on the Hot 100 in 2018. Gloade was also an executive producer for Lil Yachty's second studio album, Lil Boat 2. The box is his most famous work of them all.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Eardrummers Signee 30 Roc Talks Co-Producing Cardi B's 'Bartier Cardi,' Advice From Mike WiLL Made-It & His 2018 Plans". Billboard. Retrieved 2019-03-01.
  2. ^ Jr, Keith Nelson (January 10, 2020). "Studio Sessions | 30 Roc details making Roddy Ricch's "The Box" in 15 minutes and working on Travis Scott's 'Astroworld'". REVOLT.
  3. ^ "Ear Drummers Producer 30 Roc Breaks Down the "Rake It Up" (Yo Gotti and Nicki Minaj) Beat". THE IKONIC MUSIC BLOG. Retrieved 2019-03-01.
  4. ^ "Meet 30 Roc: Cardi B's "Bartier Cardi" Producer Is Ready For Fame". hotnewhiphop.com.