Hailing from Hollywood, Florida is none other than record producer and songwriter, Diego Ave. Born Diego Avendaño, the self taught multifaceted artist began fulfilling his passion at the tender age of 14. As a teenager the super-producer began producing beats and studying audiO engineering at SAE Institute located in North Miami. When it comes to music production, Diego’s biggest influence comes as the legendary Dr. Dre. Ave credits Dre as one of the main reasons he began curating beats in the first place.
During rise to stardom, Diego began getting notable recognition from some of music’s heavyweight producers and songwriters. Industry veterans such as Scott Storch, Rico Love, and Pierre Medor – just to name a few, have mentored Diego throughout their musical career. Making it clear as to where he’s developed his expertise, skill set, and signature sound.
Ave’s thirst for knowledge enabled him to work closely with these staples within the music industry. Quickly earning him multiple credible placements and a fast education in recording and producing a number of hit songs.
Diego’s Rise To Stardom
Represented by Premier League Music, the 2x Latin Grammy producer for “Urban Album of the Year” and “Album of the Year” was credited on Puerto Rican rap duo, Calle 13’s album, Entren Los Que Quieran. His accolades don’t end there though, he has produced and written songs for industry trailblazers: The Game and Jeremih (“All Eyez”), French Montana and T.I. (“Stop It”), Kevin Gates (“Don’t Panic” and “Thugged Out”), Big Boi (“Order Of Operations”), Rick Ross (“Sorry”), Chris Brown (Heartbreak On A Full Moon), Nelly (M.O.) and many more! Diego Ave also has 6 Platinum plaques and 4 Gold plaques under his belt.
In a recent exclusive interview, Diego Ave chops it up with Russ B, on the Rapfest Podcast. He talks about what it’s like being Lil Pump‘s producer. He breaks down the five session curation for the collab between him, Pump, Quavo and French Montana. Diego goes on to discuss his most memorable moments within the music industry, proudest record thus far, and more. Stay tuned as Diego has exciting things coming up next! The buzzing producer continues to build an impressive resume all while maintaining respect inside the industry for his work ethic and talent.
Take a look at the interview below to see what’s next with Diego Ave!