OG Parker

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OG Parker
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Background information
Birth nameJoshua Isaih Parker
Also known asOG Parker
Born (1993-10-27) October 27, 1993 (age 25)
Fayetteville, Georgia, United States
OriginAtlanta, Georgia, United States
GenresHip hop, trap, R&B, EDM, pop
Occupation(s)Record producer, songwriter
InstrumentsFL Studio 11, Komplete Kontrol s61, keyboard, piano, saxophone, clarinet, and percussion
Years active2013–present
LabelsQuality Control Music
Associated acts

Joshua Isaih Parker (born October 27, 1993), professionally known as OG Parker, is an American record producer from Atlanta. He is currently signed to Quality Control Music and has been with the label since 2014. OG Parker has produced for artists including Migos, Chris Brown, Tory Lanez, Fetty Wap, K Camp, and YFN Lucci.[1]

Early life and career[edit]

Parker was born and raised in Fayetteville, Georgia. He has been musically inclined since his childhood. At age 10, he learned how to play piano, saxophone, clarinet and percussion.

He attended Georgia State University from 2012 to 2014 and studied Music and Graphic Arts. While in school he began creating remixes of popular songs and producing beats using FL 11 and Komplete Control s61. In 2015, Parker left Georgia State and decided to pursue music professionally. He joined OG Maco's collective OGG and this is where he received the name, OG Parker.[1] With his use of ambient melodies, intricate drum patterns, and heavy bass lines, Parker’s has described his production style as Trap R&B.

Parker has produced for artists including Chris Brown, Migos,[2] Katy Perry,[3] DJ Carnage, Lil Yachty, and more.[1] In 2016, he produced seven tracks on YFN Lucci's critically acclaimed project Wish Me Well 2.[4]

In 2015, he launched his company, Neutral, which consists of a music production group and a lifestyle brand. Neutral's production group is made up of OG Parker, Goldenchlyd, Melo D, and DregotJuice. The lifestyle brand is run by OG Parker and Rashid Nellons

Certifications and awards[edit]

"Pills and Automobiles" by Chris Brown ft A Boogie, Yo Gotti, Kodak Black - certified platinum by RIAA on January 5, 2018[5]

"Slippery" by Migos ft Gucci Mane - certified Platinum by RIAA

"1Hunnid" by K Camp ft Fetty Wap - certified Gold by RIAA on November 9, 2017[6]

"Bad Intentions" by Niykee Heaton ft Migos - certified Gold by RIAA on August 11, 2016[7]

"Walk It Talk It" by Migos ft Drake - certified 2× Platinum by RIAA on July 19, 2018[8]

"B.I.D" by Tory Lanez - certified Gold by RIAA on September 21, 2018[9]

Production discography[edit]

Track Year Artist(s) Album Co-Producers
Bipolar[10] 2018 Gucci Mane ft Quavo Evil Genius Deko & Smash David
Cat Piss[11] Ski Mask the Slump God ft Lil Yachty Stokeley Deko & Romano
Did for the Streets[12] Lil Durk 1Mind, Romano, CVRE
Perfect Timing[13] MihTY, Jeremih & Ty Dolla $ign MIH-TY Romano, Keyboard Kid, HItmaka
FlEXiBle[14] Tory Lanez ft Lil Baby & Chris Brown Love Me Now Romano, Smash David
How Bout That[15] Quavo Quavo Huncho Romano
Walk With A Limp[16] Mozzy ft YFN Lucci Ganglord Landlord Dre Got The Juice, Goldenchyld, Budda Beats
No Validation[17] Jacquees 4275
Whatever You Into[18] 4275
Mamacita[19] Blocboy JB Simi Deko

Romano

LA Nights[20] Ne-Yo Good Man G Ry

Romano

Trouble In The City[21] merge! Deko

Romano

Street Punk[22] Hoodrich Pablo Juan ft Lil Yachty G Ry
Big Tymers[23] Lil Baby ft Marlo
Waterworld[24] Carnage ft Migos Battered Bruised & Bloody Carnage
Walk It Talk It[25] Migos ft Drake Culture II Deko
B.I.D.[26] Tory Lanez Memories Don't Die Smash David
Slippery[27] 2017 Migos ft Gucci Mane Culture Deko
Enormous[28] Gucci Mane ft Ty Dolla Sign Mr. Davis TM88, Rex Kudo
Liger[29] DJ Carnage ft Young Thug Young Martha DJ Carnage
Been Broke Before[30] YFN Lucci Long Live Nut Romano
Testimony[31] YFN Lucci ft Boosie
Options[32] Lil Baby Perfect Timing
"Paper Over Here"[33] Quavo
"Intruder"[34] Takeoff
Pills and Automobiles[35] Chris Brown ft. Yo Gotti, A boogie wit da Hoodie, Kodak Black Heartbreak on a Full Moon Smash David

the Martianz

Sensei[36] Chris Brown ft. A1 Deko
"1Hunnid"[37] 2016 K Camp Ft Fetty Wap Deko
"Everytime" YFN Lucci Ft Johnny Cinco Wish Me Well 2[38]
"Artificial" YFN Lucci
"Like We Never" Goldenchyld

Dre Got Juice

King Wade

"Who I Do It For" Goldenchyld
"Talk That Shit"

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Producer OG Parker discusses his journey from the piano to the studio". Rolling Out. 2016-11-18. Retrieved 2017-01-28.
  2. ^ "Migos' "Culture" (Review)". HotNewHipHop. Retrieved 2017-12-02.
  3. ^ Katy Perry (Ft. Lil Yachty) – Chained To The Rhythm (BoatMix), retrieved 2017-12-02
  4. ^ "50 Best Hip-Hop Projects of 2016 - XXL". XXL Mag. Retrieved 2017-01-28.
  5. ^ "Gold & Platinum - RIAA". RIAA. Retrieved 2018-03-13.
  6. ^ "Gold & Platinum - RIAA". RIAA. Retrieved 2018-03-13.
  7. ^ "Gold & Platinum - RIAA". RIAA. Retrieved 2018-03-13.
  8. ^ "Gold & Platinum - RIAA". RIAA. Retrieved 2018-08-03.
  9. ^ "Gold & Platinum - RIAA". RIAA. Retrieved 2018-10-22.
  10. ^ Gucci Mane (Ft. Quavo) – BiPolar, retrieved 2018-12-01
  11. ^ Ski Mask The Slump God (Ft. Lil Yachty) – Cat Piss, retrieved 2018-12-01
  12. ^ Lil Durk – Did for the Streets, retrieved 2018-12-01
  13. ^ MihTy, Jeremih & Ty Dolla $ign – Perfect Timing, retrieved 2018-12-01
  14. ^ Tory Lanez (Ft. Chris Brown & Lil Baby) – FlEXiBle*, retrieved 2018-10-22
  15. ^ Quavo – HOW BOUT THAT?, retrieved 2018-10-22
  16. ^ Mozzy (Ft. YFN Lucci) – Walk With a Limp, retrieved 2018-10-22
  17. ^ Jacquees – No Validation, retrieved 2018-08-03
  18. ^ Jacquees – Whateva You Into, retrieved 2018-08-03
  19. ^ BlocBoy JB – Mamacita, retrieved 2018-08-03
  20. ^ Ne-Yo – LA NIGHTS, retrieved 2018-08-03
  21. ^ Spinnin' Records (2018-07-06), Merge! - Trouble In The City (feat. Gabe Jones) [Official Lyric Video], retrieved 2018-08-03
  22. ^ Hoodrich Pablo Juan (Ft. Lil Yachty) – Street Punk, retrieved 2018-08-03
  23. ^ Lil Baby & Marlo – Big Tymers, retrieved 2018-08-03
  24. ^ Carnage (Ft. Migos) – Waterworld, retrieved 2018-05-01
  25. ^ "OG Parker x Deko Talk Recent Grammy Nominations with Migos, EDM Album & Taking Over 2018". Billboard. Retrieved 2018-03-13.
  26. ^ Tory Lanez – B.I.D, retrieved 2018-03-13
  27. ^ "ATLANTA UNTRAPPED: OG Parker and Deko talk hip-hop at Level Up Atlanta's Connecting the Dots | Atlanta Creative Loafing". Atlanta Creative Loafing. Retrieved 2018-03-13.
  28. ^ Gucci Mane (Ft. Ty Dolla $ign) – Enormous, retrieved 2018-03-13
  29. ^ Young Thug & Carnage – Liger, retrieved 2018-03-13
  30. ^ YFN Lucci – Been Broke Before, retrieved 2018-03-13
  31. ^ YFN Lucci (Ft. Boosie Badazz) – Testimony, retrieved 2018-03-13
  32. ^ Lil Baby – Options, retrieved 2018-03-13
  33. ^ "Hear Migos Rapper Quavo's Boastful New Song 'Paper Over Here'". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 2017-12-02.
  34. ^ "Migos Have No Plans to Drop Solo Projects - XXL". XXL Mag. Retrieved 2017-12-02.
  35. ^ Chris Brown (Ft. A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Kodak Black & Yo Gotti) – Pills & Automobiles, retrieved 2017-12-01
  36. ^ Chris Brown (Ft. A1) – Sensei, retrieved 2017-12-01
  37. ^ "K Camp - One Way - Slumlords". LiveMixtapes. Retrieved 2017-01-29.
  38. ^ "YFN Lucci - Wish Me Well 2 - TIG Records". LiveMixtapes. Retrieved 2017-01-29.