Chase N. Cashe

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Chase N. Cashe
Birth name Jesse Woodard IV
Born September 11, 1987
Origin New Orleans, LA, U.S.
Genres Hip hop
Occupations Record producer, Rapper
Years active 2007–present
Associated acts Surf Club, Hit-Boy, Stacy Barthe

Jesse Woodard IV, better known by his stage name Chase N. Cashe, is an American hip hop record producer and recording artist from Ridgewood, New Jersey. After relocating to Los Angeles, Cashe produced hits for several artists including Brandy, Flo Rida, Pussycat Dolls, Young Money, Eminem, Drake, and Lil Wayne among others. Once signed under Polow da Don's record label, Zone 4 Inc. as a in-house producer, he released his independent debut album Gumbeaux on March 8, 2011. The New Orleans native released his album on Mardi Gras Day. Cashe also makes up a part of the production duo Hit-Boy & Chase N. Cashe and is also a member of production team Surf Club, as well as Hit-Boy. [1][2][3]


2011: Gumbeaux[edit]

Chase N. Cashe's debut album as a rapper, Gumbeaux, was released on March 8, 2011. The title is pronounced Gumbo. Cashe says he titled his album this because Gumbo is his favorite food and it's a mix of a bunch of ingredients just like his musical style. Cashe being from New Orleans, chose to release the album on March 8, to pay homage for it being Mardi Gras Day. The album was recorded at Record Plant Studios in Hollywood, CA, Daddy's House Recording Studio in New York City, NY, and Santa Monica, CA. The album inlcludes production from Hit-Boy, Tone Mason, The University, Rey Reel, DreamTeam Beats and Cashe himself. Fellow Surf Club members Stacy Barthe, Hit-Boy, Chili Chil, and Kent Money are all featured throughout the album as well.

2012-present: The Heir Up There, Verde and Charm[edit]

In February 2012, Chase N. Cashe released The Heir Up There, a mixtape hosted by DJ Drama. The tape features 17 original tracks from the Surf Club rapper/producer. It is available for free download here.

In July 2012, Cashe released a tape showcasing his production skills. The tape, entitled "Verde" contains 17 original beats and can be downloaded for free here.

In November 2012, Cashe released an album titled Charm. It's streamed over here.