Cardo Speaks On Producing Jeezy And Jay Z’s “Seen It All”
Born in Denver, Colo., raised in a combination of Chicago, Northwest Indiana, and Minnesota and eventually landing in Fort Worth, Tex., the 29-year0old rapper-turned-producer, real name Ronald La Tour, has had quite the journey, not only throughout the country but through the music industry as well.
Initially coming into hip-hop with Wiz Khalifa, Cardo joined Taylor Gang in 2011 and has since gone on to work with a plethora of notable artists from Jeezy to Mac Miller, Big Sean, Meek Mill, Dom Kennedy and Curren$y, among others. Fresh off the triumph of "Seen It All," XXL spoke with Cardo about the thrilling, yet anxiety-laden process that led to the track's finished product. —Michael Blair