Brandun DeShay

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brandUn DeShay
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DeShay performing at MePhi in AZ in 2010
Background information
Born (1990-05-10) May 10, 1990 (age 24)
Origin Chicago, Illinois
Genres Hip hop
Occupation(s) Rapper, producer
Years active 2008–present
Labels Seven7Ceven Music
Associated acts Curren$y, Dom Kennedy, Mac Miller, Chance The Rapper
Website www.brandundeshay.com

Brandun DeShay (born May 10, 1990 in Chicago), stylized as brandUn DeShay, is an American rapper and producer.[1][2] He has produced for all four of his releases.[3]

Career[edit]

DeShay has produced for rappers such as Curren$y,[4] Dom Kennedy,[5][6] Mac Miller,[7] and Danny Brown.[8] His first official music video, "Why You Gotta Zodiac Like That" has been in rotation on mtvU.[9]

Style and influences[edit]

In an interview with MTV UK, DeShay said that Pharrell Williams and Yasutaka Nakata's music inspired him.[10]

Discography[edit]

EPs[edit]

Mixtapes[edit]

  • Volume: One! for the Money (2008)
  • Volume: Two! for the Show (2009)
  • Volume: Three! to Get Ready (2010)

Production discography[edit]

Track 03. "Where I Belong"
Track 10. "Memorex CDs"
Track 15. "Pink Magic (feat. Casey Veggies)"
  • Dom Kennedy – From the Westside with Love (2010)[13]
Track 07. "Locals Only"
Track 06. "Racing Stripes (feat. Dom Kennedy)"
  • Von PeaSo Motivational: The Most Skullduggery of Mixtapes (2010)[15]
Track 06. "Something to Do"
Track 09. "Fancy Nancy"
Track 02. "Ridin' Roun' Town"
Track 03. "Hear Me Screamin'"
  • Sir Michael of Rocks (Mikey Rocks) – The Rocks Report (2011)[17]
Track 04. "Exing"
Track 13. "Stagelights'"
Track 19. "Don't Wanna Brag"
Track 23. "Ground Up (feat. brandUn DeShay)"
Track 25. "Skinny Nigga (feat. Mibbs of Pac Div)"
Track 03. "Pac Blood"
Track 04. "Radio Song"
Track 15. "Party All the Time"
  • Casey Veggies - Sleeping in Class (Deluxe Edition) (2011)[19]
Track 02. "Ridin Roun Town"
Track 03. "Hear Me Screamin"
Track 13. "Ridin Roun Town Remix (feat. Dom Kennedy, C-San, and Kendrick Lamar)"
  • Sir Michael of Rocks (Mikey Rocks) - Premier Politics (2011)[20]
Track 03. "Thank God"
Track 01. "I Love Life, Thank You"
  • Tennille - The Bronx Zoo (2011)[22]
Track 13. "U Broke the Mold (feat. Nick Bruno)"
  • Ro Ransom – Ransomnia (2012)[23]
Track 02. "Limousine"
  • Mac Miller – Macadelic (2012)[24]
Track 05. "Aliens Fighting Robots"
Track 01. "Antidote"
Track 10. "New Dress"
Track 10. "School High"
Track 15. "Last Cypher"
  • Retrospect – The Breakout (2012)[27]
"We Came Last"
Track 10. "Grind-In"
Track 01. Intro
Track 03. Hollywood
Track 06. Brooklyn
  • Choo Jackson - "Beer Flavored Pizza" (2013)[28]
Track 14. "Old Pictures On The Wall ft. Mac Miller"
Track 9. "NaNa" feat. Action Bronson
  • CJ Fly - "Thee Way Eye See it" (2013)
Track 12. "Sadderdaze" feat. Ab-Soul
  • SZA - "See.SZA.Run" (2013)
Track 03. "Advil
Track 05. Crack Dreams
Track 06. Country
  • SZA - "S" (2013)
Track 04. The Odyssey
Track 02. Morgan Stop
Track 07. Metropolis
Track 02. U Know feat. Nathaniel

References[edit]

  1. ^ "brandUn DeShay Is Putting In His Two Weeks Notice". The Smoking Section. 
  2. ^ "brandUn DeShay Is Putting In His Two Weeks Notice". A3C Hip Hop Festival. 
  3. ^ "The Break Presents: brandUn DeShay". XXL. 
  4. ^ "Curren$y And Don Cannon Present Smokee Robinson Vol.1". The Smoking Section. 
  5. ^ "Wake N' Watch: Dom Kennedy "Locals Only" Music Video". Complex. 
  6. ^ "Dom Kennedy – Where I Belong (prod. BrandUn DeShay)". 2dopeboyz. 
  7. ^ "Mac Miller - "Aliens Fighting Robots (Prod. Brandun Deshay)"". Hip Hop DX. 
  8. ^ "brandUn DeShay - All Day DeShay: AM". URB. 
  9. ^ "Pick This Week's Best Freshmen Video". mtvU. 
  10. ^ "Wrap Up And Watch Out: BRANDUN DESHAY". MTV UK. 
  11. ^ "Dom Kennedy – FutureStreet/DrugSounds (Mixtape)". 2dopeboyz. 
  12. ^ "Hodgy Beats - The Dena Tape". Discogs. 
  13. ^ "Dom Kennedy – From The Westside With Love". XXL. 
  14. ^ "Curren$y – Smokee Robinson". 2dopeboyz. 
  15. ^ "Von Pea - So Motivational: The Most Skullduggery of Mixtapes". Prefix. 
  16. ^ "Casey Veggies - Sleeping In Class". Okayplayer. 
  17. ^ "Mikey Rocks - The Rocks Report". The Source. 
  18. ^ "Danny Borwn - XXX". Pitchfork Media. 
  19. ^ "Casey Veggies Feat. Feat. C-San, Dom Kennedy & Kendrick Lamar". The Smoking Section. 
  20. ^ "The Source". The Source. 
  21. ^ "Mac Miller - I Love Life, Thank You mixtape". SoulCulture. 
  22. ^ "Tennille – The Bronx Zoo Mixtape". The Lunch Line. 
  23. ^ "Ro Ransom – Limousine". ILLROOTS. 
  24. ^ "Mac Miller – Macadelic (Mixtape)". NDGmag. 
  25. ^ "Sir Michael Rocks – Premier Politics 1.5 (Mixtape)". SoulCulture. 
  26. ^ "Mixtape: Pro Era "PEEP: The Aprocalypse"". Complex. 
  27. ^ "IMF Exclusive Premier: Retrospect – We Came Last". IMF Mag. 
  28. ^ http://beerflavoredpizza.com/.  Missing or empty |title= (help)

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