1500 or Nothin'
The team behind hits by Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, Rihanna, Beyonce and others.
1500 or Nothin' is an American musical ensemble composed of record producers, songwriters, musicians and music videographers, formed in 2006, in Los Angeles, California. With headquarters located in Inglewood, California, 1500 or Nothin' is composed of three internal divisions: 1500 Or Nothin’ Music, 1500 Or Nothin’ Video, and 1500 Or Nothin’ Ancillary. In 2006, 1500 or Nothin' began to create "a variety of music genres including Hip-Hop Rap, Rhythm & Blues, Alternative Rock, Urban and New Adult Contemporary. The collective 1500 or Nothin' has lent their writing, production or instrument skills to records for Justin Timberlake, Adele, Sam Smith, Jay-Z, Kanye West, T.I., Bruno Mars and Rhianna. In addition, the 1500 or Nothin' band or The Fifteen Hundreds as they are often referred to, are an 8-piece band that tours internationally and makes television appearances regularly with artists including Snoop Dogg, Jay-Z, The Game, and Faith Evans. 1500 Or Nothin' official members are Larrance "Rance" Dopson, Charles 'Uncle Chucc' Hamilton, Lamar 'Mars' Edwards, Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Kenneth "Bam" Alexander, Alexandria Dopson, Carlos 'Los' Mc Slain, Jeret Black and Rebekah Muhammad (Rose Gold).
James Fauntleroy II
Grammy award-winning R&B/Pop-Singer/Songwriter who's repertoire includes numerous songs for artists like Rihanna, Britney Spears, Beyoncé, Timbaland, Usher, P. Diddy, and many more. In addition, Fauntleroy received a large portion of the writing credits on Justin Timberlake's "20/20 Experience," Drake's "Girls Love Beyoncé" and Jay-Z's "Magna Carta Holy Grail".FULL BIO
A talented multi-instrumental musician, Rance is credited with constructing the Grammy-nominated crew of 1500 or Nothin'.FULL BIO
"Air" Jared Selter
“Air” Jared Selter is a professional music producer, DJ, musician and sound designer. He has toured extensively and has taught music production in Los Angeles and beyond for the better part of a decade. He has a degree in music from the California Institute of the Arts and is Chief Academic Officer for the 1500 Sound Academy.FULL BIO