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Artist of the Week: Mike WiLL Made It

Week 42 of 2013

Mike WiLL Made It

It's been a big year for . After years of working to produce music for other artists, including , , and most recently , the 24-year-old Atlanta producer is now focusing on his own music.

Mike, who serves as executive producer of Miley's "", is currently working on his own debut project. Entitled "", Mike's first full-length album is scheduled to arrive later this year via Interscope Records.

Mike has a high expectation of his upcoming release. In a new interview with MTV, he said that he wanted his album to have the same impact as 's 1992 album, "The Chronic". "I feel like with this album, the expectations are high, so it's like when Dre came with 'The Chronic' he gave the people something and it changed culture, it changed music," he explained.

Mike also revealed his plan to make his album a triple-disc release. "With my album I gotta make sure I give them a moment," he added. "I wanna drop a triple disc. I'm dropping triple disc, period. Not wanting to, I'm dropping a triple disc."

"Est. in 1989 Pt. 3 (The Album)" has so far spawned a single called "23". The track features guest vocals from Miley, and . The music video, which was debuted last month, is dedicated to Chicago Bull's former No. 23 .

According to Mike, Michael personally called him to praise the video that sees Cyrus invading a high school gym while wearing some modified Chicago Bulls jerseys.

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23 (Lyric Video) [Feat. Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa & Juicy J]


MIKE WILL MADE IT BIO

Born March 23, 1989, Michael Len Williams II a.k.a. Mike WILL Made It came from musical family. His mother was a gospel singer and his uncle was an accomplished guitar player. He, however, was more interested in sports like football and basketball rather than being an artist growing up. » more

 
 
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