Hailing from one of the hottest cities in the US, Miami, Florida, the Grammy Winning Super Production Team, Cool & Dre, has been making their presence felt amongst entertainment industry heavyweights since the early 2000s. Marcello “Cool” Valenzano and Andre “Dre” Lyon’s the production and songwriting prowess has blessed the likes of Lil’ Wayne, Wiz Khalifa, Wale, Lady Gaga, Queen Latifah, Drake, Meek Mill, Tyga, Pit Bull, Mary J. Blige, Chris Brown, Fat Joe, 50 Cent, Jagged Edge, Jasmine Sullivan, Gym Class Heroes, P. Diddy, Young Jeezy, Rick Ross, The Game, Busta Rhymes, Fabolous, Linkin Park, and many others, and have contributed production to over 30 Million records sold worldwide.
COOL AND DRE
Music industry titan Brian Stanley was born and raised in New York City. He
absorbed the culture and flavor of each borough.
Brian became serious about pursuing a music career in 1997. He began to purchase studio equipment such as an ASR 10, SP1200, a Technics 1200, and later an MPC 2000. The equipment enabled him to begin learning how to seduce a beat. While the tracks he made seemed worthy enough to him, they lacked a
certain finesse. They didn't quite possess the crisp sound he had imagined.
Brian was not enrolled in college studying music, therefore unable to obtain a
recording studio internship...