The Stereotypes

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Background information
Genres Hip hop, R&B, pop, dance, K-pop
Years active2003present
Associated acts Bruno Mars, Cardi B, Lil Yachty, Fifth Harmony, Far East Movement, Pitbull, Sevyn Streeter, Iggy Azalea, Justin Bieber, Danity Kane, Chris Brown, Red Velvet
Website www.Stereotypesonline.com

The Stereotypes are an R&B/hip hop/dance production team created in 2003, composed of Jonathan Yip, Ray Romulus, Jeremy Reeves and Ray Charles McCullough II. In June 2010, they were listed among the Top 10 Songwriters and Producers to Watch in Billboard magazine. [1]

Contemporary R&B is a music genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, pop, soul, funk, hip hop and electronic music.

Hip hop music music genre consisting of a stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rapping

Hip hop music, also called hip-hop or rap music, is a music genre developed in the United States by inner-city African Americans and Latino Americans in the Bronx borough of New York City in the 1970s. It consists of a stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rapping, a rhythmic and rhyming speech that is chanted. It developed as part of hip hop culture, a subculture defined by four key stylistic elements: MCing/rapping, DJing/scratching with turntables, break dancing, and graffiti writing. Other elements include sampling beats or bass lines from records, and rhythmic beatboxing. While often used to refer solely to rapping, "hip hop" more properly denotes the practice of the entire subculture. The term hip hop music is sometimes used synonymously with the term rap music, though rapping is not a required component of hip hop music; the genre may also incorporate other elements of hip hop culture, including DJing, turntablism, scratching, beatboxing, and instrumental tracks.

Dance music music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing

Dance music is music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing. It can be either a whole musical piece or part of a larger musical arrangement. In terms of performance, the major categories are live dance music and recorded dance music. While there exist attestations of the combination of dance and music in ancient times, the earliest Western dance music that we can still reproduce with a degree of certainty are the surviving medieval dances. In the Baroque period, the major dance styles were noble court dances. In the classical music era, the minuet was frequently used as a third movement, although in this context it would not accompany any dancing. The waltz also arose later in the classical era. Both remained part of the romantic music period, which also saw the rise of various other nationalistic dance forms like the barcarolle, mazurka, ecossaise, ballade and polonaise.

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The Stereotypes were involved in producing songs including Justin Bieber's platinum-selling "Somebody to Love" (feat. Usher), Cardi B and Bruno Mars "Please Me", new artist Destiny Rogers "Tomboy", Ne-Yo's "Year of the Gentleman", Mary J. Blige's "Good Love", Chris Brown's "Beg for It", Fifth Harmony's "Deliver", Lil Yachty's "Better", Iggy Azalea's "Mo Bounce" and Red Velvet's "Bad Boy".

Cardi B American rapper

Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar, known professionally as Cardi B, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, actress, and television personality. Born in Manhattan and raised in The Bronx, New York City, she became an internet celebrity after several of her posts and videos became viral on Vine and Instagram. From 2015 to 2017, she appeared as a regular cast member on the VH1 reality television series Love & Hip Hop: New York to follow her music aspirations, and released two mixtapes—Gangsta Bitch Music, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2.

Bruno Mars American singer and songwriter

Peter Gene Hernandez, known professionally as Bruno Mars, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, multi-instrumentalist, and dancer. He is known for his stage performances, retro showmanship, and for performing in a wide range of musical styles, including R&B, funk, pop, soul, reggae, hip hop, and rock. Mars is accompanied by his band, The Hooligans, who play a variety of instruments, such as electric guitar, bass, piano, keyboards, drums, and horns, and also serve as backup singers and dancers.

Please Me 2019 single by Cardi B and Bruno Mars

"Please Me" is a song by American rapper Cardi B and American singer Bruno Mars, released as a single on February 15, 2019. Produced by Mars and The Stereotypes, "Please Me" is a mid-tempo retro groove. It is the artists' second collaboration after the remix of Mars' "Finesse" released in January 2018. The single debuted at number five on the US Billboard Hot 100, and later reached a peak of number three. The song's accompanying music video was released on March 1, 2019.

The Stereotypes won two Grammy Awards in 2018, Song of the Year and Best R&B Song, for their work on Bruno Mars' 7x platinum, #1 Billboard Hot 100 song "That's What I Like". The Stereotypes took over the charts in 2017 with a string of anthems from Mars' album 24K Magic album, which swept the Grammys and took home Album of the Year and Best R&B Album. The Stereotypes' contributions to the album include production credits on "24K Magic" (which won Record of the Year) as well as co-producing and co-writing "That's What I Like" and "Finesse". The Stereotypes were also nominated for a Grammy in the category of Producer of the Year (Non-Classical).

Production credits

YearSongArtistAlbum
2003"Make It Home"Spitfiya feat. Anthony Hamilton Barbershop 2 Soundtrack
2004"Shake Haters Off "Durtee 3Read Between The Lines
"Don't You Trust Me Remix " Tupac Shakur feat. Keyshia Cole Untitled
2005"Who Need a Dime?"Mic LittleMic Little
2007"Wonderful" Marques Houston Veteran
"Wonderful" (remix)Marques Houston feat. Juelz Santana
"Cupid Shot You" Cupid Time for a Change
"Number One's" Bow Wow & Omarion Face Off
"Damaged" Danity Kane Welcome to the Dollhouse
"Damaged" (remix)Danity Kane feat. Fabolous
2008"6 am"Bueno feat. Bruno Mars Can't Knock the Hustle
"Why Just Be Friends" Joe Joe Thomas, New Man
"New Man"
"Why Does She Stay" Ne-Yo Year of the Gentleman
2009"Fetish" Far*East Movement Animal
"Girls on the Dance Floor" Far*East Movement feat. Stereotypes
"3D" Far*East Movement feat. Bruno Mars
"Girls on the Dance Floor" (remix) Far*East Movement feat. Stereotypes and Fatman Scoop
"Again" Natasha Bedingfield Confessions of a Shopaholic Soundtrack
"Good Love" Mary J. Blige feat. T.I. Stronger With Each Tear
"Beautiful People" Nina Sky Starting Today
"Johnny" Melanie Fiona The Bridge
"Oh Yeah"JaickoCan I
"Falling Down Stereotypes" (remix) Space Cowboy feat. Far*East Movement Digital Rock Star
"Release Me Stereotypes Remix" Agnes Dance Love Pop
"Boys Go Crazy" Paradiso Girls Crazy Horse
2010"I Don't Care" Raheem DeVaughn The Love & War MasterPeace
"Even Angels" Fantasia Barrino Back To Me
"Somebody to Love" Justin Bieber My World 2.0
"Stuck in the Moment"
"We'll Be Alright" Travie McCoy Lazarus
"Girls on the Dance Floor" Far*East Movement feat. Stereotypes Free Wired
"Rocketeer" Far*East Movement feat. Ryan Tedder
"If I Was You (OMG)" Far*East Movement feat. Snoop Dogg
"She Owns The Night" Far*East Movement feat. Mohombi
"So What?" Far*East Movement
"Don't Look Now" Far*East Movement feat. Keri Hilson
"Go Ape" Far*East Movement feat. Lil Jon & Colette Carr
"Remember My Name" Jordan Corey Truth
"Baddest Chick" Alesha Dixon The Entertainer
"Tug of War"
"On Top"
"Stuck in the Moment (Acoustic Version)" Justin Bieber My Worlds Acoustic
"Somebody to Love Remix" Justin Bieber feat. Usher My World 2.0
"Somebody to Love Remix" Usher feat. Justin Bieber Versus
"Celebration""Tank feat. Drake" Now or Never
2011"Dat Good"BuenoUntitled
"Stuck in the Moment Remix" Justin Bieber feat. Tyga Never Say Never 3D
"Beg For It" Chris Brown F.A.M.E
"Lego"JON MCXROThe Fifth of Never
"Celebration Remix" Tank feat. Chris Brown & Trey Songz Now or Never
"Starbucks Smile"Maria KRadioWaves
"That's Right"JON MCXRO feat. Sterling Simms The Fifth of Never
"Right Now"John WestUntitled
"Jello" Far*East Movement feat. Rye Rye Dirty Bass
"Pop Music"JON MCXROThe Fifth of Never
"Help"
"Hello"
"She Be Working"
"Mercy" feat. D.A. from Chester French
"Give It Up" feat. Miguel
"Somewhere In Italy" feat. Travis Garland
"Bitch Bad" Sterling Simms July's Finest
"The First Time"
"Lemonade and Bombay"
"Scream"
2012"Kiss It Bye Bye"Aleesia feat. Big Sean TBD
"Top Floor"JON MCXROThe Fifth of Never (Gold Cup Edition)
"Dream"
"Go Time" feat. Bun B
"Don't Say Nothin" feat. JoJo
"Stay Open" feat. Rhye
"The Boom" T. Mills Leaving Home EP
"Dirty Bass" feat. Tyga Far East Movement Dirty Bass
"Where The Wild Things Are" feat. Crystal Kay
"If I Die Tomorrow" feat. Bill Kaulitz
"Flossy" feat. My Name Is Kay
"Candy" feat. Pitbull
"Shake Ya Rump"
"Let It Be"Stacy BartheSincerely Yours
"Set Love Free" Jin Akanishi Japonicana
"Sun Burns Down"
"Like You"
2013"XYZ" Girls' Generation I Got a Boy
"Fall In Lust" Travis Garland Fashionably Late Vol. 1
"Didn't Stand a Chance"
"Feel" feat. III
"Where To Land" feat. IIIFashionably Late Vol. 2
"Blue Electric Roses"
"Neighbor"
"Homewrecker" Travis Garland
"Where To Land"
"Motel Pool"
"Easy"
"Clouds"
"Pullin My Hair"
"You Made Your Bed (So Lay In It)"
"Neighbor"
"Other People"
"Modern Life"
"AllSheWannaDo" (feat. Casey Veggies)
"Homewrecker"
"Blue Electric Roses"
"Chariots of Fire"
"1 of 1" (bonus track)
"Songs That Remind Me of You" Daley Songs That Remind Me of You
"White Girl Wasted"Jessie MalakaoutiWhite Girl Wasted
"Fall Back" feat. Baby Bash AbrinaFall Back
"Lovetron" feat. Travis Garland Far East Movement The Illest
"For All" Dirty Bass
2014"Me Likey" Trevor Jackson Me Likey
"Roll Call" feat. Juvenile Kapt'nRoll Call feat. Juvenile
"One More Time"Nick & Knight Nick & Knight
"Up To No Good" (feat. Adrian Delgado) Far East Movement K Town Riot (EP)
"Lemonade" Danity Kane DK3
"Rage"
"Rhythm of Love"
"Lemonade" (feat. Tyga)
"Tell Me"
"Two Sides"
"Secret Lover"
"Roulette"
"Pieces"
"Bye Baby"
2015"Kiss My Lips" BoA Kiss My Lips
"Odd Eye" SHINee Odd
"Transformer" EXO Exodus
"Tender Love" EXO Exodus Repackage
"Traveler" f(x) 4 Walls
"Devil" Super Junior Devil
"Good Love"
Mandatory""Tyler ThomasUntitled
"I'm Sayin'" (feat. Rich Homie Quan) Omarion "I'm Sayin'" (single)
"Angel" feat. BuddyKyleSuper Duper Kyle
"No Lie" Tamia Love Life
"Run To Me" (performed by Clarence Coffee Jr.) Clarence Coffee Jr. Home
"Fresh Idea" Nico & Vinz 2015 Nestea Campaign
"That's What's Up" / "Bratz What's Up" Skylar Stecker "That's What's Up" (single)
2016"Press Your Number" Taemin Press It
"Stalker" U-KISS Stalker
"Tell Me You Love It" Jake Miller Overnight
"Heaven" EXO Ex'Act
"Joint (No Sleep)" Cassie Ventura Honey 3 Soundtrack
"A Little Wrong" SoSuperSam Garden (EP)
"Murals" Dumbfoundead We Might Die
"Ancestors"
"All In" (feat. Dumbfoundead & KOHH) Ca$Hpassion Ca$Hpassion
"Finesse" Bruno Mars 24K Magic
"Chunky" (drum programming)
"That's What I Like"
"24K Magic"
"Before I Do" Sevyn Streeter Girl Disrupted
2017"Back 2 U (AM 01:27)" NCT 127 Limitless
"Lonely Love" Seohyun Don't Say No
"Sweet Love" Taeyeon My Voice
"Give It To Me" Se7en I Am Se7en
"You Know What You Did" Brian Puspos Slow Love and Bangin'
"Mo Bounce" Iggy Azalea Digital Distortion
"Better" (feat. Stefflon Don) Lil Yachty Teenage Emotions
"Whiplash" NCT 127 Cherry Bomb
"Traffic Light" (feat. Beenzino) Jero
"ING" Minzy Minzy Work 01: "Uno"
"Gucci" Jessi Un2verse
"Boing" (feat. Changmo)
"U" Daichi Miura
"On Fire" Daley The Spectrum
"Deliver" Fifth Harmony Fifth Harmony
"Sunshine" feat. Miguel Kyle "Sunshine" (single)
"X-Back" Lay Lay 02 Sheep
"Kingdom Come" Red Velvet Perfect Velvet
"Attaboy"
"Fill Me Up" Jin Akanishi Blessèd
"Yesterday"
"Jungle" Pitbull feat. Stereotypes, E-40 & Abraham Mateo Pitbull Greatest Hits
2018"Finesse (Remix)" Bruno Mars feat. Cardi B 24K Magic
"Bad Boy" Red Velvet The Perfect Red Velvet
"Go" NCT NCT 2018 Empathy
"Sit Next to Me (Stereotypes Remix)" Foster The People Sacred Hearts Club
"Twisted" Ginette Claudette "Twisted" (single)
"Miles on Miles" Josephina Josephina (EP)
"Money on My Mind"
"Breathe" Ne-Yo Good Man (Deluxe)
"Light Flex (feat. 2 Chainz)" Tone Stith Uncle Drew Original Soundtrack
"Ridiculous (feat. LunchMoney Lewis)" Kyrie Irving
"Got Friends (feat. Miguel)" GoldLink Got Friends (SINGLE)
"Pillow" Bebe Rexha Expectations
"Lock You Down" Shinee The Story of Light EP. 3
"1,2,3" NCT Dream We Go Up
"City 127" NCT 127 Regular-Irregular
"I Could Be Yours" Roses Gabor Fantasy & Facts
"Stay Long Love You (feat. Gunna)" Mariah Carey Caution (Mariah Carey album)
2019"Passionate" Backstreet Boys DNA (Backstreet Boys album)
"Loner" Terror Jr Unfortunately, Terror Jr
"Please Me" Cardi B feat. Bruno Mars Please Me
"Don't Threaten Me With A Good Time" Thomas Rhett feat. Little Big Town Center Point Road
"Tomboy" Destiny Rogers Tomboy EP
"North$ide"
"Apologies"
"Strong Ones"
"LockDown"
"Betcha" Baekhyun City Lights

Singles

YearSingleArtistAlbum
2007"Damaged" Danity Kane Welcome to the Dollhouse
"Wonderful" Marques Houston Veteran
2008"6 am""Bueno" feat. Bruno Mars Can't Knock the Hustle
"Why Just Be Friends" Joe Joe Thomas, New Man
2009"Good Love" Mary J. Blige feat. T.I. Stronger With Each Tear
"Beautiful People" Nina Sky Starting Today
2010"Girls on the Dance Floor" feat. Stereotypes Far*East Movement Free Wired
"Rocketeer" feat. Ryan Tedder
"If I Was You (OMG)" feat. Snoop Dogg
"So What?"
"Even Angels" Fantasia Barrino Back To Me
"I Don't Care" Raheem DeVaughn The Love & War MasterPeace
"We'll Be Alright" Travie McCoy Lazarus
"Somebody to Love" Justin Bieber My World 2.0
"Somebody to Love Remix" feat. Usher
"Celebration" Tank feat. Drake Now or Never
2011"Starbucks Smile"Maria KRadioWaves
"Dat Good""Bueno"Untitled
2012"Lego"JON MCXROThe Fifth of Never
"Kiss It Bye Bye"Aleesia feat. Big Sean "Kiss It Bye Bye" (single)
"The Boom" T. Mills Leaving Home EP
"Dirty Bass" feat. Tyga Far East Movement Dirty Bass
"Sun Burns Down" Jin Akanishi Japonicana
2013"Where To Land" feat. III Travis Garland Fashionably Late Vol. 2
"Motel Pool"
"Clouds"
"Blue Electric Roses"
2014"Lemonade" Danity Kane DK3
"One More Time"Nick & Knight"One More Time" (single)
2015"I'm Sayin'" (feat. Rich Homie Quan) Omarion I'm Sayin' (single)
"Kiss My Lips" BoA Kiss My Lips
"Devil" Super Junior Devil
"That's What's Up" Skylar Stecker "That's What's Up" (single)
2016"Before I Do" Sevyn Streeter Girl Disrupted
"24K Magic" Bruno Mars 24K Magic
2017"That's What I Like" Bruno Mars 24K Magic
"Mo Bounce" Iggy Azalea Digital Distortion
"Jungle" Pitbull feat. Stereotypes, E-40 & Abraham Mateo Pitbull Greatest Hits
2018"Finesse (Remix)" Bruno Mars feat. Cardi B 24K Magic
"Bad Boy" Red Velvet The Perfect Red Velvet
"Sit Next To Me (Stereotypes Remix)" Foster The People Sacred Hearts Club
"Light Flex (feat. 2 Chainz)" Tone Stith Uncle Drew Original Soundtrack
"Got Friends (feat. Miguel)" GoldLink Got Friends (SINGLE)
2019"Please Me" Cardi B feat. Bruno Mars Please Me
"Tomboy" Destiny Rogers Tomboy (single)
"Don't Threaten Me With A Good Time" Thomas Rhett feat. Little Big Town Center Point Road

Awards and nominations

Grammy Awards

YearNominee / workAwardResult
2009 Year of the Gentleman Album of the Year Nominated
Best Contemporary R&B Album Nominated
2011 The Love & War Masterpeace Best R&B Album Nominated
Back to Me Best R&B Album Nominated
My World 2.0 Best Pop Vocal Album Nominated
2012 Best R&B Album F.A.M.E. Won
2018 The Stereotypes Producer of the Year, Non-Classical Nominated
"That's What I Like" (Bruno Mars song) Best R&B Song Won
Song of the Year Won

Korean Music Awards

YearNominee / workAwardResult
2018 "Bad Boy" (Red Velvet song) Best Pop Song Pending

Notes

  1. "Billboard Magazine: 10 songwriters and producers to watch".

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