Zaytoven

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Zaytoven
Birth name Xavier Dotson
Born Germany
Origin Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Genres Hip Hop, Trap
Occupation(s) Record Producer, disk jockey
Years active 1997–present
Labels Zaytown USA, 1017 Brick Squad Records
Associated acts Chief Keef, Gucci Mane, Migos, OJ da Juiceman, Soulja Boy, Usher, Waka Flocka Flame, Young Jeezy, Metro Boomin, Travi$ Scott

Xavier Dotson, better known as Zaytoven,[1] is an American disk jockey and record producer born in Germany.[2]He was raised in San Francisco but later moved to Atlanta, Georgia. Since then, he has worked with Gucci Mane extensively, contributing at least one song on every one of his albums, and doing many mixtapes with him. He has also worked with other notable Atlanta artists, such as Soulja Boy Tell 'Em, Gorilla Zoe, Young Jeezy, OJ Da Juiceman, Future, Usher ,Migos (for their Hot 100 hit "Versace"), and other non-Atlanta artists such as Nicki Minaj, producing hundreds of songs in total. He won a Grammy Award in 2011 for his contribution to Usher's Raymond vs. Raymond album, as a co-producer and writer for the single "Papers" along with Sean Garrett.

Discography[edit]

Mixtapes[edit]

  • 2009: Trap Boy (with Gucci Mane)
  • 2009: ZayTown PT.2
  • 2009: Free Gucci (with Waka Flocka Flame)
  • 2010: Gangsta Musik
  • 2010: Lissen Up
  • 2010: Artillery South Trapping
  • 2014: Drip Gang (with Cassius Jay)
  • 2015: Beast Mode (with Future)
  • 2015: OG Zay (with OG Maco)
  • 2015: Trap House 5 : The Final Chapter (with Gucci Mane)
  • 2015: Juggathon (with Young Scooter)
  • 2015: #ZayDidIt (with Trouble)
  • 2015: Rock Solid (with Bankroll Fresh)
  • 2015: Juice Vs Zay (with OJ da Juiceman)
  • 2015: Hell Cat (with Young Dro)
  • 2015: For Trappers Only (with Shy Glizzy)

Production discography[edit]

Artist Credit
Zaytoven "Ice on Me"
“Chasin Dat Check”
“Livewire” (featuring Al Nuke & E.Villan)
“New Freak” (featuring Al Nuke & E.Villan)
“Suckaz” (featuring Al Nuke & E.Villan)
“No Money”
“Candi”
“Easy” (featuring Marco)
Gucci Mane "Bricks (Remix)" (featuring OJ Da Juiceman, Fabolous, Shawty Lo, 8Ball & MJG)
"Back to Ballin'"
"Eskimo"
"Everybody Quiet" (featuring Yo Gotti)
"Easy" (featuring Rocko & Nicki Minaj)
"Mr. Tonight"
"Shirt Off (Remix)" (featuring So Icey Boys)
"Alot"
"Ching Ching"
"I Think I Want Her"
"Excuse Me"
"Hasta La Vista"
“Money Bag Shawty”
“Like a Nerd” (featuring Brick Squad)
“Gettin’ Cold” (featuring Mac Bre-z)
“My Lady”
“Rich **** ****”
“Hottest Rapper”
“Turn’t Up” (featuring Sliq B & Tracy T)
“Birds of a Feather” (featuring Rocko)
“Feel Sorry”
“Scarycat” (featuring Nelly)
“Waterslide” (featuring Rocko & Yung Ralph)
“Show Me” (featuring Jason Caeser)
“Rolling Stone”
Str8 Dropp Tha Prophet "House Arrest" (with Villa Mane)
“Hook'd Off Str8 Dropp"
“European”
“No Pencil”
“No Handouts” (featuring Villa Mane)
Young Thad "Put Me in the Kitchen"(featuring Gucci Mane & Chingo Bling)
“Boom” (featuring Waka Flocka Flame)
“My Pilot”
“Tools on Deck”
“Get This Money” (featuring Ole-E)
Yung Ralph “Get It Up” (featuring Playa Fly & Humble G)
“Gangstas Don’t Dance”
“Dat’s Da Move”
“About a ****”
“Still Look Like Money”
Playa Fly “Moo-Lah”
Humble G “Anna”
“In the Trap”
“Raised in the Trenches”
“Bust It Like a Dog” (featuring Zaytoven)
“I’ma Gangsta”
“Culinary Art School”
Shawn Jay “Call the Weedman” (featuring Gucci Mane, OJ Da Juiceman, Mia X & Gangsta Boo
OJ Da Juiceman “Swagger” (featuring Gorilla Zoe)
“Public Housing”
“Hammer & Jacob”
“Dope Cookin’ Fool”
“Hoe”
Soulja Boy Tell 'Em “First Class”
“Cigarello”
“The Future”

Filmography[edit]

  • Confessions Of A Thug (2005)
  • Zaytown The DVD (2010) (Directed By Villa Mane)
  • All Mine [Short Film] (2011) (Directed By Villa Mane)
  • Birds Of A Feather (2012) (w/ Al Nuke, Gucci Mane & Big Bank Black)
  • Weed Man Movie Series (2013) (w/ Str8 Dropp Tha Prophet & Villa Mane)
  • Finesse The Movie (2015)

References[edit]

[1]

External links[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.livemixtapes.com/mixtapes/34028/trouble-zaydidit.html