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Ryan & Smitty

April 3rd, 2012

After breaking onto music scene producing Chris Brown’s “Go Away”, Songwriting/Producer duo Ryan & Smitty are quickly becoming the ‘go to’ music producers among top recording artists. Today this LA-based production team congratulates Nicki Minaj on the release of her new album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, which features the hot new track produced by Ryan & Smitty titled “HOV Lane”. With its unique sound and catchy hook “I’m in the HOV lane”, you’ll hear why artists like Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, & Cody Simpson are all setting up writing and studio sessions with Ryan & Smitty.


LISTEN & DOWNLOAD ON iTUNES: Nicki Minaj’s new track “HOV Lane” Produced by Ryan & Smitty


In addition to their production work with Nicki Minaj and Chris Brown, Ryan & Smitty also hit success with Jaicko’s “Fast Forward”, plus have produced tracks for Cody Simpson, Ray J., Ginuwine, Alien Ant Farm, Cymphonique Miller, Tony Yayo, Mann, K. Michelle and The Lonely Island ft. Justin Timberlake and Lady Gaga. The duo complement each other with Ryan as engineer, playing keys, guitar, and programs, while Smitty writes, sings and programs. Ryan & Smitty are currently in the studio writing and producing new tracks for A-list acts, so make sure to keep up with them on Twitter @RyanAndSmitty and if you are interested in setting up interviews with Ryan & Smitty to hear about working on HOV with Nicki Minaj, please be in touch!



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