Mac Gizzle

Mac Gizzle

 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
BandHip HopSoul

Mac Gizzle is one of the true underdogs of the game, his music needs no words or introduction.

Biography

Jermaine Russ P/K/A as Mac.G, or Mac Gizzle; an inspiring Producer/Songwriter from Philadelphia, who has a promising career in world of Production. His Father "Victor Sutton" was a talented guitarist whom played gigs with the likes of the great "Stylistics" and "The Thompson Brothers", baby Mac G was playing drums and percussion at the age of 3, his inherited talent followed him through each stage of each musical era which gave him that edge to start producing records. Mac.G signed a Production Contract back in 2000 with Earl Simmons, better known to the world as "DMX" under his Def Jam imprint "BLOODLINE RECORDS. Mac.G was immediately put in the studio to Produce a track off the "EXIT WOUNDS SOUNDTRACK" Titled "Dog 4 Life" Performed by the former Bloodline Records artist "Iceberg", who's better known as "YUNG BERG". The soundtrack sold considerably well due to little promotion. Not long after that Mac produced a track for another label mate "Kashmir" the First Lady of the BLOODLINE Kennel. A track Title "FOCUS" which was taken from the (GOLD)"CRADLE 2 THE GRAVE SOUNDTRACK". But Mac had to put in work to really impress the DOG himself in order to make the (PLATINUM)"GRAND CHAMP"LP which was rumored to retire the Dog for good. Mac G Contract was up in 2004, and with hard work and hustle he managed to land the Bonus Track on GRAND CHAMP before he checked out! The track titled "ON TOP" featuring Bloodline Records Recording Artist "Big Stan". Mac G met his present Manager "LIVIO HARRIS" who was responsible for breaking singer "ADINA HOWARD". Livio teamed Mac up with his long time recording artist "Lil'J" former Hollywood Records Recording Artist whom release his debut album back in 2001 titled "All ABOUT J" as well as the follow up in 2003 "BACK 2 J". In 2006 Lil J released his 3rd LP on his own brand (FED- EX ENT.) entitled "Back Like I Left Somethin, which Mac G Produced 9 of the 15 tracks on the album. Mac G has worked with many known artist in the music industry such as Flipmode Squad's "RAMPAGE" on his latest return to the rap game debut entitled "Have You Seen"? which Mac G produced 3 tracks on the LP. Mac G has also worked in studio sessions with the likes of EVE, Kurupt, Young Gunz, Mya, Omillio Sparks, (State Property), City Boyz, Master Ace, Phatts Bossi and Actress/Singer Monica Calhoun (Best Man, Player's Club) etc. So as you can see Mac Gizzle is no Stranger to the Music Industry, and you'll be hearing a lot from him in the near future.

Discography

DMX:
Album: Grand Champ
Song: On Top featuring Big Stan
Label: Island/Def Jam

Various Artist
Album: Cradle 2 The Grave SDTRK
Artist: Kashmir
Song: Focus
Label: Bloodline/Def Jam

Rampage
Album: Have U Seen?
Songs: No Love In The Room, Set it, Let's Get It On.
Label: Sure Shot

Various Artist
Album: Exit Wounds SDTRK
Artist Iceberg
Song: Dog 4 Life
Label: Virgin/EMI

Lil'J
Album: Back 2 J
Song: Stay All Night
Label: Riviera Entertainment

Lil' J
Album: Back Like I Left Somethin
Songs: Welcome Back Intro & Outro, Make U Love me, L To Da Izza, Stay Tonite, Stop Trippin, Westcoast, J's Song.
Label: SMC

Josephine Sincere
Album: WILDFLOWER
Song: The next One (Nicetown Mix)
Label: Kixx America Records