Goldfinghaz - Wu Elements interview #5 May 25, 2010 4:59:31 GMT -5
Post by Dark 7 Invader on May 25, 2010 4:59:31 GMT -5
This is for those that slept, or rather does that doubted, this is for those who are behind the scenes and as important a factor to the sucess of any project which would turn out differently otherwise, this is for those who have worked hard but forgotten by the mainstream but thankfully not by the real fans.
Wu-International publish the 3rd Wu-element series of interviews on the site some weeks back and The Rebel INS aka Inspectah Deck was our special guest and it got fans talking again about how important the Elements were to the Wu movement, it got fans speculating a Wu-Massacre type collaboration between Deck, GZA/Genius and Masta Killa and even got newer fans wondering why some fans fussed over a silent deadly weapon behind the Wu known as the producer, DJ and engineer Goldfinghaz.
Was he an Element? where has he been? which songs did he produce? As pointed out on the intro, this is for those that slept or doubted, Goldfinghaz was one of the original and among the first producers to be signed as part of Wu-Tang Productions / Wu - Elements, he began his career as DJ Scottie Deep, and holds experience spanning more than 17 years. Goldfinghaz as he was later and commonly known began a career in the music industry while attending college in Michigan. The love of music inspired him to start an independent record label at the age of 19. As artist, producer, Dj, art director, publicist, distributor, marketer and accountant, Finghaz sharpened his expertise in the art of negotiating, global distribution, and producing records.
After moving to New York from Detroit, at age 22, he established solid-working relationships with major label executives which afforded him the opportunity to record over 25 dance records for various labels. Finghaz coordinated and oversaw international VIP events travelling to Zurich, Pisa, Rome, Paris and London as “Dj Scottie Deep” allowing him to Dj in some of the best night clubs on the face of the earth. While working and building with The RZA of the almighty Wu-Tang Clan, Goldfinghaz signed with Wu Tang productions as a premier producer for Wu-elements in 1997. His production and sound become well recognized and in high demand. Due to the overwhelming response and reception to production of his infamous beats, Scott landed “Brooklyn Beats” as a song placement in the 1996 Hollywood motion picture The Juror.
Goldfinghaz has worked with major gold and platinum artists such as Wu-Tang Clan, Gravediggaz, Capadonna, Black Knights, Kelis, Sweetback, Snoop Dogg just to name a few. Scott is a 2004 MTV VMA nominee for work he has done with Snoop Dogg as well as a Grammy Award nominee for the work he has done on the 1997 Wu-tang Forever project and a Spike TV Video Game Soundtrack of the year winner for the True Crimes- Streets of LA video game. He is also responsible for securing publishing deals with BMG and has been awarded several Gold and Platinum Awards along with other prestigious music awards for his productions.
So what has he being doing since his Wu days? Goldfinghaz, real name Scott Kinchen is the co founder, and president of Ambition Management Group which is a full service management company, that exclusively represents; Recording Artist, Record Producers, Songwriters and Actors.
Through a life changing experience, he has now dedicated his life to transforming Contemporary Christian and Gospel music into a powerhouse. Through the combination of season expertise and the drive to increase the visibility of Contemporary Christian and Gospel music.
Haven interviewed the likes of Inspectah Deck, Cilvaringz, and Moongod Allah it is only fitting to find out what the real Gold deal has been up to, the fans wanted to find the whereabouts of Black Knights album he produced? did he actually discover Kelis? is he still down with Wu-Tang? has he quit the game all together? get all your curiousity killed by the man himself, Wu-International presents you Gold The Deal Maker, Wu-element's own Goldfinghaz. Enjoy...
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