16-year-old Becky G signed to RCA Records after hitmaker Dr. Luke saw a YouTube clip of her swaggering her way through an original rap set to “Otis” from Jay-Z and Kanye West’s album, Watch The Throne.
The song opens with Becky declaring: “If everybody’s getting one shot, I ain’t missing.”
Born and raised in the Inglewood section of Los Angeles Becky’s family hails from Mexico and she is bilingual. Becky has been working with Jordan Omley and Mike Mani of The Jam, Cirkut, Benny Blanco, will.i.am, Billboard and Ammo, as well as a slew of other producers, on her debut album.
Last year Becky released “Problem (The Monster Remix)” feat. will.i.am, a special remix created especially for Sony Pictures Animation’s new animated family comedy Hotel Transylvania. The music video for “Problem (The Monster Remix)” feat. will.i.am features footage from the movie. The track is currently available at all digital music providers. Becky also co-wrote and was featured on Cher Lloyd’s single “Oath” and Cody Simpson’s single “Wish U Were Here,” which went to #1 on Radio Disney.