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Inside Mike Dean’s Quarantine Escapism

Houston-born producer Mike Dean is the hip-hop world’s version of Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon. You’d be hard-pressed to find someone in the music industry today who he hasn’t either worked with… 

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If It’s Up to Mike Dean, Kanye’s G.O.O.D Fridays Will Come to Streaming This Year

You might know Mike Dean from his work on pivotal Texas rap albums by UGK, the Geto Boys, Z-Ro, and Devin the Dude or from his work as a co-producer, mixer, and masterer for everyone from Kanye West… 

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Mike Dean: ‘Being a producer is more psychological than technical, for sure…’

“I can be pretty blunt”, admits veteran US hip-hop producer Mike Dean. He’s talking specifically, in this instance, about how he deals with label A&Rs who try to interfere in his process… 

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Mike Dean – 4:20 (Instrumental Album)

Mike Dean has released his first ever instrumental album called 4:20 just in time for the smokers holiday of April 20th. For the past almost 30 years, the marijuana enthusiast has worked as a… 

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