Monday, August 14, 2017

R.I.P. Video #57: Austin On Tha Track


Recorded August 12, 2017

Broadcasting from my car here in Northeast PA, it's ya boy, FrankieThaLuckyDog, sadly reportin' anotha tragic loss in tha Louisiana rap community.

Austin Rashaad Norwood, betta known in tha undaground of Baton Rouge, LA as Austin On Tha Track, was fatally shot and killed in tha 1900 block of tha Ardenwood Village apartments on North Ardenwood Drive on Thursday, August 10, 2017, at around 7 PM. According to investigators, Norwood was with someone when they went to meet up with whom they were going to sell a phone to. Tha sale was arranged online and as they were sitting in his vehicle, tha unidentified robbers opened fire on them, killing Norwood and wounding tha other victim, who is expecting to survive. At this time, tha suspect iz yet to be identified; Norwood was only 22 years-old.

Norwood was a part of tha Baton Rouge, LA group, Off Tha Meter, which was formed in 2008 by Norwood & his brother, Garin, also known as Gee Money Pimpin'. Throughout tha 2010s, Norwood would produce for various Louisiana artists such as King Fancy Entertainment, Foxx, Kareem, Que Tha Truth, Max Minelli, Bubba, Geaux Yella, Hot Boy, London Loui, Racked-Up Ready, D-Nic, ZC Juice, Doddie Savage, Scotty Cain, TBG Gang, Teflon Mula, Da Real Gee Money & others. On June 7, 2015, Off Tha Meter released their debut, Chapter 1: Only The Beginning, courtesy of Meter Gang & Crook Muzik. Off Tha Meter later started goin' by Meter Gang and their next release on May 22, 2017 was Press Play, under their stage names Austin On Tha Track & Gee Money Pimpin', courtesy of Meter Gang.


Music:

Chapter 1: Only The Beginning (w/Meter Gang) (2015)
01. "TakeOva (Intro)"
02. "I'on Trust Y'all"
03. "I'm Da Man"
04. "Pull Up"
05. "Romantic Love"
06. "Real Niggas Only"
07. "Over Wit"
08. "'Bout Dat Life" feat. Max Minelli & Lee Banks
09. "Hol'Up"
10. "The Smoke Out" feat. LRG & RonnieRapGame
11. "Pound Game Tuff" feat. Lee Banks
12. "Kill It" feat. Scotty Cain
13. "Run It" feat. Spitta, Scotty Cain, Max Minelli, Deezy Cain & Ree-Up
14. "Meter Gang (The Anthem)"

Press Play (w/Gee Money Pimpin') (2017)
01. "Press Play"
02. "Run It 2" feat. Hot Boi Nook & Shon Thang
03. "Better Than You" feat. Blammer.Santana
04. "Countin'" feat. Hot Boi Nook  Blammer.Santana
05. "Stuntman" feat. Shon Thang & Hot Boi Nook
06. "187"
07. "Racked Up"
08. "Drummin'" feat. Drumm Gang
09. "Designer" feat. Hot Boi Nook & Shon Thang
10. "Swishincash"
11. "Like Percy"
12. "Bigpunpimin'"
13. "Ghost" feat. Truu, Hot Boi Nook & Shon Thang
14. "Bootup" feat. Da Real Gee Money & Scotty Corleone
15. "Favor"
16. "Playa Ways"


Featured On:

Byrd, Harley Ken, Scotty Cain & Pablo New Louisiana (2015)
"Andale" feat. OTM G Money & Austin On Tha Track

Doddie Savage Savage 101: Roll Call (2016)
"Flava" feat. Austin On Tha Track & Gee Money Pimpin'

Scotty Corleone Mafia Musik III (2017)
"Runem" feat. Austin On Tha Track, Gee Money Pimpin' & Tazz Blow


Other Songs:

Off Tha Meter "Showstopper" (2009)
Off Tha Meter "How Ya Like Me Na" (2009)
Off Tha Meter "Get Jiggy (Don't Pop Pills)" (2009)
Off Tha Meter feat. Lil' Boxx "I'm So Fly" (2009)
Off Tha Meter feat. Lil' Buddy & J-Skillz "Ootin' N You Bootin'" (2010)


Production:
Lil' Buddy feat. J-Skillz "Not Like Me" (2010)
Foxx "Don't Work, Don't Eat" (2012)
Kareem "Everlasting" (2013)
Que Tha Truth "Confessions Of A King" (2013)
Max Minelli "Share My Drugs" (2014)
Bubba "To The Roof" (2014)
Bubba feat. Tatty "3 AM" (2014)
Geaux Yella "Cut Up" (2014)
Hot Boy "Ride" (2014)
London Loui "I Really Do It" (2014)
London Loui "Alive" (2014)
Racked-Up Ready, D-Nic & ZC Juice "How Many Gone Ride" (2014)
Racked-Up Ready, ZC Juice & D-Nic "I'ma Slang It" (2014)
ZC Juice feat. Racked-Up Ready "That's What Ya Mouth Say" (2014)
Off Tha Meter "Chapter 1: Only The Beginning" CD (2015)
Doddie Savage feat. Scotty Cain, Shon'Thang & Manu Gotti "Bag" (2016)
Doddie Savage feat. Dame Corleone "Something" (2016)
Doddie Savage "Slangin' Ks" (2016)
Doddie Savage feat. Scotty Cain & Manu Gotti "Leave Dat Nigga" (2016)
Doddie Savage feat. Dame Corleone & Scotty Cain "Shakeout" (2016)
Scotty Cain "2 Steps Ahead" (2016)
Blvd Mel, Da Real Gee Money & Ree-Up feat. Nino Calvin "Body After Body" (2016)
Teflon Mula "Never Lose Focus" (2016)
Austin On Tha Track & Gee Money Pimpin' "Press Play" CD (2017)
Da Real Gee Money feat. Mula Pugh "In My Zone" (2017)
Da Real Gee Money feat. Aramis "Ain't Really 'Bout It" (2017)


Other Production:
Off Tha Meter "Showstopper" (2009)
Off Tha Meter "How Ya Like Me Na" (2009)
Off Tha Meter "Get Jiggy (Don't Pop Pills)" (2009)
Off Tha Meter feat. Lil' Boxx "I'm So Fly" (2009)
Off Tha Meter feat. Lil' Buddy & J-Skillz "Ootin' N You Bootin'" (2010)
JQ "Swagger Out" (2014)
Scotty Cain feat. Gee Money Pimpin', Squirm G & Young Star "Work" (2015)


R.I.P. Austin Rashaad Norwood
5.12.1995 - 8.10.2017

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