Ultra Publishing announces today, November 10 the extension of its successful deal with Wheezy. With over 40 Platinum singles, 30 Gold singles and 10 Platinum albums globally to his credit, Wheezy—who first joined Ultra Publishing’s roster in 2018–is one of the most successful American producers and songwriters on the hit making circuit right now.
His career milestones include over 40 total production credits on the Billboard Hot 100 which include Top 20 placements for Lil Baby & Drake (“Yes Indeed”), Meek Mill & Drake (“Going Bad”) and Yung Thug & Gunna (“Hot,” “Solid” with Drake, “Ski”), the #1 placement on the Billboard Hot 100 Producers chart and #21 on Billboard Hot 100 Songwriter chart. XXL also tapped him an Essential Producer to Look out for in 2020. Wheezy’s latest endeavor includes several co-writes on Young Thug”s new #1 album Punk, including “Bubbly” with Drake and Travis Scott. Other Billboard Top 200 #1 albums Wheezy has contributed to include those for all the major players in hip-hop including Meek Mill (Championships, Slime Language 2 with Gunna), Kanye West (Donda), 21 Savage (I Am Greater Than I Was), Migos (Culture 2), Future (High Off Life, The Wizard, Hnxdrxx), Playboi Carti (Whole Lotta Red) and Lil Uzi Vert (Eternal Atake) and more.
Patrick Moxey, Founder and President of Ultra Publishing shares, “Wheezy is one of the most talented producers in hip-hop, his amazing productions with Young Thug, Drake, Lil baby, Travis Scott set the bar for excellence in sound.“
“Patrick is doing an excellent job leading Ultra through the constant evolution of music publishing,” adds Manny Halley of Imani Media Group who represents Wheezy. “Even though they are a boutique operation, they have the resources to compete with the majors on all levels and I’m happy we were able to reach an agreement to extend Wheezy”
“I am excited to extend this partnership, Ultra understands my vision and really stepped to the plate with the type of commitment I was looking for,” shares Wheezy. “My best is yet to come and I’m looking forward to continuing to raise the bar as a modern hitmaker in this business.”