(AllHipHop News) Veteran music producer Xavier "Zaytoven" Dotson announced a new partnership with Motown Records. The legendary label will release music from Zaytoven's Familiar Territory Records.
“Zaytoven’s prowess as a producer, songwriter and musician continues to have such influence and impact on music and popular culture, and his signing to Motown through his Familiar Territory Records will enable us all to experience his significant talents as a recording artist,” states Steve Barnett, Chairman and CEO of Motown's parent company Capital Music Group. “I couldn’t be happier that Zaytoven is now a member of the CMG family.”
Throughout his award-winning career, Zay has produced records for Gucci Mane, Future, Drake, Usher, Migos, and more. He recently provided the soundtrack to a Gap commercial featuring Future and Pop icon Cher.
"Zaytoven is one of the hottest and most influential producers in Hip Hop. We are thrilled to be his partners in this exciting new phase of his career,” says Ezekiel Lewis, Senior Vice President, A&R for Motown Records. "We look forward to helping Zay and Familiar Territory release some of the best collaboration albums in existence and become a magnet for amazing new talent."
Motown Records President Ethiopia Habtemariam adds, "We’re excited to partner with such an innovative artist and look forward to helping Zaytoven and Familiar Territory’s vision come to fruition."