With the talent to create more melodies than the Italian Mafia carries guns. The producer who never likes to play by the book Gregory B. From the streets of Pescara Italy comes the international hero, intelligent, hip-hop producer! Throwing more hits in your face, than Muhammad Ali in the boxing ring. Gregory B. has more melodies, and cuts than any young person can dream about at his age. He has created more of a diverse scene than any one man team right now in hip hop his age, enjoying the loops, chops, beats, old and new school. He simply has anything you can imagine, with more than 100x the sound of freshness, willing to lay down and kill any track.
Gregory B., better known as Goldhands, is an Italian born producer who grew up in the rough streets off the coast of Italy’s Abruzzi region. Never the one to live off the dreams of others, he discovered his talent to produce and compose music at the young age of 12. He took piano lessons, and played in a few talent shows. The youngest of two children, he grew up living a lifestyle of that such the Italian Mob lived. Learned to hustle hard, dealing drugs to provide for his family during his teenage years, he was well known for his drug pushing ways in his region of Italy. Fed up with the general education system of school, Gregory B. dropped out at the age of 14 to concentrate on his love for producing one of a kind hip hop tracks.
Gregory B. was born and raised in the Italian culture, but was very much inspired by the true hip-hop culture by talented artist such as Run DMC, A Tribe Called Quest, N.W.A., Dr. Dre, Notorious B.I.G., TuPac, WuTang and Mobb Deep. His love for music comes from a wide range of inspirations (jazz, funk, afro beat, hip hop, blues and soul), which can always be interpreted in his productions. After discovering hip-hop, Gregory B. knew he had to be apart of it. He bought his first piece of equipment and soon put his talent to work, making beats for local artist and hip-hop battle events. Always showing love to the streets Gregory B. says, “ I have lived and breathed hip-hop since I was twelve up until now. Either your apart of it, or your not.” When you are willing to stand and try to make your own mark in hop-hop history you are truly down to being apart of its culture.
Never the one to forget his roots, Goldhands continues to take the hip-hop scene by storm with his intense madness for producing beats, ready to set standards for those soon to follow. Respected by many artists, Goldhands has established the momentum world wide, thus continuing to move forward in his career. Gregory B. first earned a respectable reputation as one of Italy’s most talented beats maker bringing his sounds into the clubs, festivals, all over Italy and abroad. Gregory B. feels blessed to have been given the opportunity to network backstage with artist such as Snoop Dogg, Coolio, and The Wu-Tang Clan to name a few, during concerts toured throughout Europe.
Since then, he has now established America as a second home, quickly jumping on scene with many established artist. He is one of Hip Hop’s up and coming beats maker that has only one message, “ Expect nothing but the best, because I will be one of the greatest.” He is gaining recognition on the Hip Hop scene not only in Europe, but in the United States as well. He has worked with many talented rappers and r&b singers in the game, not to mention collaborations. His list continues to grow with clients, which includes: Krumbsnatcha,Ty Nitty “Infamous Mobb”, Haph of “The Ranjahz”, Killarmy,Ice Water Wu-Tang affiliates and many more. On a road to success, he works closely with the Multi Platinum Engineer known as the Mix King “Steve Sola.”
“Anyone can become a producer,” Gregory B. adds, “ but only those who can understand the language of music, most importantly hip-hop music will become a success.” When it comes to his future goals in the hip-hop industry, Gregory B. says, “ I want to be the best producer I can, because that’s the truth to being best, which is staying true to yourself, regardless of what anyone in this industry may think.” So heads up hip-hop community, Gregory B. is a chart topper.
Now, with the future in mind, he is poised to reach a new level of success promising to leave an unforgettable experience for any artist that he produces beats for.
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