Hazardis Soundz | Interview
Born in Queens, NY and now residing in Miami, FL, Hazardis Soundz is a producer, engineer, and emcee that has worked with some of hip hop’s best talent. From 2003-2006, Haz worked on projects with Vico C, Rick Ross, Daddy Yankee, Sean J (Field Mob), and B-Real (Cypress Hill). In 2006, Haz released his first independent solo album, Hazardis Material Vol. 1, comprised of original production. DJ EFN included Haz on CrazyHood’s producer roster, leading to collaborations with Pitbull and N.O.R.E. Haz produced and engineered Militainment/CrazyHood Radio on Sirius Satellite Hip Hop Nation from 2008 to 2010. He is also the head engineer and producer for N.O.R.E.’s record label Thugged Out Militainment. He produced the “Set it Off (Remix)”, featuring Talib Kweli, Red Cafe, Joell Ortiz, Mims, Busta Rhymes, Swizz Beats, Cassidy, and Capone-N-Noreaga. Haz has since recorded, mixed, and produced on N.O.R.E.’s & Capone’s last three projects and had the opportunity to work with Faith Evans, Nas, Mobb Deep, Fat Joe, Dogg Pound, Clipse, Just Blaze, The Alchemist, Maino, Juvenile, and The LOX. In 2011, Haz released his second project, HAZMAT II: The Outbreak, which was self-produced with features from Rick Ross, Curren$y, Ace Hood, Fat Joe, Raekwon, Busta Rhymes, Ras Kass, Sean Price, Sean Kingston, Imam T.H.U.G., Capone, Peedi Crack, REKS, LMS, Fred The Godson, and more.