D-Dot

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D-Dot
Nazionalità Stati Uniti Stati Uniti
Genere Rap
Rhythm and blues
Pop
Periodo di attività 1990 – in attività

D-Dot, pseudonimo di Deric Angelettie (Brooklyn, 31 luglio 1968), è un rapper e produttore discografico statunitense di origini portoricane.

È noto anche con gli altri nomi d'arte di The Madd Rapper (negli interludi delle sue canzoni) e di Papa Dot.

Emerse nella produzione hip hop nei primi anni novanta. Ha lavorato con P. Diddy e la Bad Boy Entertainment, per la squadra di produzione The Hitmen; ha anche prodotto "Hypnotize" di The Notorious B.I.G., "Feel So Good" dei Ma$e ed altri brani per artisti legati all’etichetta Bad Boy.

Attualmente è sposato con Lisa Angelettie, di GirlShrink.com. Da lei ha avuto quattro figlie, Ava, Ali, Autumn ed Alexis.

Discografia[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

1990-1996[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

  • Two Kings in a Cipher “From Pyramids to Projects” - Entire Album (BAHIA/RCA, 1991)
  • Two Kings In a Cipher (Bahia/RCA, 1990)
    • “Movin’ On ‘Em”
  • "The Show Soundtrack" (Def Jam, 1995)
    • Suga - “What’s Up Star?” (Produced with Ron "Amen-Ra" Lawrence)
  • Outkast “Atliens” (LaFace 1996)
    • “Atliens Remix”
  • Rakim “Build And Destroy” (Universal)
  • Salt 'N' Pepa (MCA)
  • Positive K “I Got A Man” (Remix)
  • Larry Johnson - TV Commercial (MCA 1996)
    • (And 1 Commercial)
  • Nalini (1996)
    • “Lay Down” (Bad Boy Remix) (Produced with Puff Daddy)

1997[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

Produzioni esecutive:

  • Puff Daddy & the Family: “No Way Out” (BadBoy)
  • Ma$e: “Harlem World” (Bad Boy)
  • Tracey Lee: “Many Facez” (Bystorm/Universal)

A&R:

Remix:

1998[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

  • Jay-Z: “In My Lifetime Vol. 1” (Roc-A-Fella)
    • “Where I’m From”
  • Busta Rhymes: “Extinction Level Event” (Elektra)
    • “Hot Shit”
  • Made Men: “Classic Limited Edition” (Priority)
    • "Just You and I”
  • Foxy Brown: “Chyna Doll” (Def Jam)
    • “My Life”
  • Jermaine Dupri: “Life in 1472” (So So Def)
    • “Get Your Shit Right” (Featuring DMX, The Madd Rapper)
    • “Gotta Go” (Featuring Da Brat)
  • The Lox: “Money, Power & Respect” (Bad Boy)
    • "Yonkers Tale (Intro)" (Featuring Carl Thomas)
    • “Money, Power & Respect” (Featuring DMX, Lil' Kim) (Produced with Ron "Amen-Ra" Lawrence)
    • “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop” (Featuring Puff Daddy) (Produced with Puff Daddy)
    • “Bitches from Eastwick” (Produced with Chucky Thompson)
    • "All For The Love" (Additional Production)
    • "Everybody Wanna Rat" (Additional Production)
    • All Interludes
  • Trina & Tamara “Trina & Tamara” (Columbia)
    • “Jo Anne”
  • Imajin (Jive)
    • “Shorty (You Keep Playin with My Mind)” (Featuring Keith Murray)
  • “Have Plenty Soundtrack” (Yab Yum)
  • Harlem World: “Harlem World” (All Out/So So Def/Columbia)
  • Total: “Keisha, Kima, and Pam” (Bad Boy)
    • “Sitting Home” (Produced with Blake "Karrington" Smith)

Remix

Produzioni esecutive:

  • Faith Evans: “Keep the Faith” (Bad Boy)
  • The Lox: “Money, Power, Respect” (Bad Boy)

A&R:

  • The Lox: “Money, Power, Respect” (Bad Boy)
  • Faith Evans: “Keep the Faith” (Bad Boy)

1999[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

  • Goodie Mob: “World Party” (LaFace)
    • "Rebuilding”
    • “Chain Swang”
  • The Notorious B.I.G.: “Born Again” (BadBoy)
    • “Let Me Get Down” (Featuring Missy Elliott & G-Dep)
    • “ If I Should Die Before I Wake” (Featuring Beanie Sigel, Ice Cube & Black Rob) (Produced with Coptic & Charlemagne)
  • Puff Daddy: “Forever” (Bad Boy)
  • Ma$e: “Double Up” (Bad Boy)
    • “Fuck Me, Fuck You”
    • “Mad Rapper Interlude”

2000[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

  • The Madd Rapper: “Tell ‘Em Why U Madd” (Crazy Cat/Columbia)
    • “Stir Crazy” (Featuring Eminem)
    • “How To Rob” (Featuring 50 Cent)
    • “Dot vs. TMR”
    • “You’re All Alone”
    • “How We Do” (Featuring Puff Daddy)
    • “Ghetto” (Featuring Raekwon)
    • “Survivin' The Game”
    • “Bongo Break” (Featuring Busta Rhymes)
    • “Whatever”
    • “Too Many Hos” (Featuring Jermaine Dupri & Lil’ Cease)
    • “Esta Loca” (Featuring The Beatnuts)
    • “They Just Know” (Featuring Black Rob & Nature)
    • “Wildside”
    • “Shysty Broads”
  • Carl Thomas: “Emotional” (Bad Boy)
    • “Special Lady” (Produced with Garrett "Blake" Smith)
  • Black Rob: “Life Story” (BadBoy)
    • “Lookin' At Us” (Featuring Cee-Lo) (Produced with Nashiem Myrick)
    • “Jasmine” (Featuring Carl Thomas) (Produced with Nashiem Myrick)
    • “Can I Live?” (Featuring The Lox)
    • “PD World Tour” (Featuring Puff Daddy) (Produced with Charlemagne)
    • “B.R.” (Featuring G-Dep) (Produced with Black Rob)
    • “Madd Rapper Interlude”
  • Da Brat: “Unrestricted” (So So Def)
    • “Hands In The Air” (Featuring Mystikal)
  • Tracey Lee: “Live from the 215” (Universal)
    • “We Like”
    • “Go ‘Head”

Produzioni esecutive:

  • The Madd Rapper: “Tell ‘Em Why U Madd” (Crazy Cat/Columbia)
  • Black Rob: “Life Story” (Bad Boy)

Remix:

2001[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

  • Lil' Kim: “Notorious K.I.M.” (Atlantic)
    • “Don’t Mess With Me” (Produced by Kanye West, Co-Produced by D-Dot)
  • Bad Boy: “Greatest Hits” (Bad Boy)
    • “Mad Rapper Interludes”
  • Ray Benzino: “Who Is Benzino?” (Motown)
    • “Just You And I”
    • “Déjà Vu Remix” (Featuring Big Pun)

2002[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

2003[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

  • Mary J. Blige: “Love & Life” (Geffen)
    • “Don’t Go” (Produced with P. Diddy)
    • “Interlude: Finally Made It” (Produced with P. Diddy)
  • Da Band “Too Hot 4 TV” (Bad Boy)
    • “Cheers 2 Me” (Featuring Mr. Bentley)
  • Beanie Siegel: “State Property Presents The Chain Gang Vol. 2” (Roc-A-fella)
    • “It’s On” (Featuring Jay-Z)
  • Kay Slay “Street Sweeper Vol. 1” (Columbia)

Produzioni esecutive:

  • Da Band: “Too Hot 4 TV” (Bad Boy)
  • Lady May: “May Day” (Crazy Cat)

Remix:

2004[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

  • Carl Thomas: “Let’s Talk About It” (Bad Boy)
    • “Let’s Talk About it”
  • 8 Ball & MJG: “Livin’ Legends” (Bad Boy)
    • “Gangsta”

2005[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

  • Black Rob: “The Black Rob Report" (Bad Boy/WB)
    • “B.L.A.C.K.”
    • “Y'all Know Who Killed ‘Em” (Featuring The Notorious B.I.G.)
    • “Help Me Out”
    • "Fire In Da Hole" (Featuring Ness)
  • The Notorious B.I.G. “Duets: The Final Chapter” (Bad Boy/WB)
  • Labba - "Untitled LP" (Jive)
    • "What Is It?

Produzioni esecutive:

  • Black Rob: “The Black Rob Report" (Bad Boy/WB)
  • Noah: "The Music Man" (Crazy Cat/Jive)

2006[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

2007[modifica | modifica wikitesto]

Collegamenti esterni[modifica | modifica wikitesto]