BIO

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Kosine is 1/2 of the LA based production duo Da Internz. He's a 9xGrammy-Nominated, Multi-Platinum Producer/Songwriter, responsible for some of the biggest hits for Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Big Sean, Justin Bieber, Nas and more. He's also an On-Air Personality for Apple Music Beats 1, which broadcasts live in over 110 Countries worldwide. He's both a graduate and former professor of Columbia College of Chicago. He's also given a TEDx Talk at his alma mater.
 
Da Internz are a production team from Chicago, Illinois . The duo is composed of Marcos "Kosine" Palacios and Ernest "Tuo" Clark. This duo is from Chicago but is currently based out of Los Angeles, California. Their sound can be found across many genres like hip-hop, pop and neo soul. The team came together in 2004 when Kosine was a student at Columbia College Chicago and Tuo was working for Conquer Records in Management and as an A&R. Upon graduation in 2006, Marcos was hired at Columbia as a professor of hip-hop beat making. He held this position for two and a half years.
 
The team had their first major break in 2009 with Mims ’ sophomore album, Guilt . The two served as co-executive producers for the project, where they had seven songs. The album’s first single, "Move, If You Wanna", was released in 2008. Kos and Tuo, as they are known, received ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) awards in 2013 for producing, "A$$" by Big Sean and "Birthday Cake" by Rihanna , two of their biggest songs. In addition to the ASCAP awards, Da Internz has had several Grammy nominations. My World 2.0 received a Grammy nomination for best pop vocal album in 2011. Life Is Good , by Nas , received a Grammy nomination for best rap album. Tamar Braxton 's Love And War earned a Grammy nomination for best urban contemporary album. Love in the Future by John Legend was also Grammy nominated for best R&B album. Lastly, "Anaconda" by Nicki Minaj , was nominated for best rap song for the 2015 Grammy awards.


Discography


Singles:

2009: "Move (If You Wanna)" (MIMS)

2010: "Waiting Outside The Lines" (Greyson Chance)

2011: "Benefit Of A Fool" (Boyz II Men)

2011: "Birthday Cake" (Rihanna)

2011: "Dance (A$$)" (Big Sean)

2012: "The Don" (Nas)

2012: "Marry Go Round" (Nelly featuring Chris Brown)

2012: "Mona Lisa" (Big Sean)

2012: "88" (Diggy Simmons)

2013: "I Would" (Justin Bieber)

2013: "Paradise" (Cassie featuring Wiz Khalifa)

2014: "Anaconda" (Nicki Minaj)

2014: "Good Lovin" (Ludacris)

2015: "If I Don't Have You" (Tamar Braxton)

 

2017:

Tank - Savage

07. "Stay Where You Are"

 

G. Herbo - Humble Beast

07. "Man Now"

11. "This n That" (feat. Jeremih & Lil' Yachty)

 

Trap Beckham

00. "Lil Booties Matter"

 

Ludacris

00. "Vitamin D" (feat. Ty Dolla Sign)

 

DaniLeigh - Summer With Friends

07. "Lurkin"

 

Vic Mensa - The Manuscript

03. "Rollin' Like a Stoner" (produced with Rance of 1500 or Nothin')

 

Sevyn Streeter - Girl Disrupted

06. "Before I Get Home"

 

2016:

BJ the Chicago Kid - In My Mind

14. "Falling on My Face" (produced with Aaron Michael Cox)

 

Big Sean & Jhene Aiko - TWENTY88

02. "Selfish" (produced with Flippa)

04. "Push It" (produced with Flippa)

06. "Talk Show" (produced with Flippa)

 

Trap Beckham - Now That's What I Call Music! 59

22. "Birthday Chick"

 

Ro James - Eldorado

03. "Burn Slow"

13. "Eldorado"

 

Grace - FMA

01. Church On Sunday

 

T-Pain

00. Officially Yours

 

2015:

Big Sean - Dark Sky Paradise

08. "Stay Down" (produced with L&F)

 

Trey Songz - Intermission

02. "Don't Play"

 

Ludacris - Ludaversal

02. "Grass Is Always Greener"

07. "Get Lit" (produced with Lil Ronnie)

 

Tamar Braxton - Calling All Lovers

07. "If I Don't Have You"

17. "A.S.A.P." (produced with Snoddy)

2014:

JoJo - #LoveJo

01. "Intro"

02. "Caught Up in the Rapture"

03. "Take Me Home"

 

Lil Herb - Welcome To Fazoland

08. "On My Soul" (feat. Lil Reese)

 

Candice Glover - Music Speaks

09. "Coulda Been Me" (produced with Darkchild and Hot Sauce)

 

Jennifer Lopez - A.K.A

Leftover

00. "Love Line" (feat. Robin Thicke & Wiz Khalifa)

 

Trey Songz - Trigga

13. "Change Your Mind"

15. "Love Around The World"

19. "Serial"

 

Marsha Ambrosius - Friends & Lovers

02. "So Good"

04. "69"

06. "How Much More (Interlude)"

11. "Kiss & Fuck (Interlude)"

15. "OMG I Miss You"

 

Tank - Stronger

10. "If That's What It Takes"

 

Big Sean

00. "Jit/Juke" (produced with Nate Fox and L&F)

 

Nicki Minaj - The Pinkprint

12. "Anaconda"

 

2013:

Cassie - RockaByeBaby

02. "Paradise" (feat. Wiz Khalifa)

 

Ludacris - #IDGAF

07. "Dancing Dirty" (feat. Chris Brown)

 

The-Dream - IV Play

06. "Where Have You Been" (feat. Kelly Rowland) (produced with The-Dream and Miykal Snoddy)

 

Mayer Hawthorne - Where Does This Door Go

02. "Back Seat Lover" (Produced with Mayer Hawthorne)

 

Big Sean - Hall Of Fame

08. "Mona Lisa"

10. "MILF" (feat. Juicy J and Nicki Minaj)

 

John Legend - Love in the Future

04. "Made To Love" (feat. Kimbra) (produced with Dave Tozer, Nana Kwabena, and Kanye West)

 

Tamar Braxton - Love and War

02. "Tip Toe"

07. "She Did That"

 

James Arthur - James Arthur

09. "Suicide"

 

Sevyn Streeter - Call Me Crazy, But...

05. "B.A.N.S."

 

2012:

Big Sean - Detroit

10. "Sellin' Dreams" (feat. Chris Brown)

 

Nas - Life Is Good

11. "The Don" (produced with Heavy D & Salaam Remi)

 

2011:

Greyson Chance - Hold On 'til the Night

09. "Stranded"

 

Boyz II Men - Twenty

07. (Disc One) "Benefit of a Fool"

 

2010:

Jesse McCartney - Have It All

11. "Seasons (My Love Will Never Change)"

 

Justin Bieber - My World 2.0

8. "Eenie Meenie" (Writing Credit)

 

2009:

Mims - Guilt

02. "The Skit"

03. "On & On"

04. "Love Rollercoaster" (feat. LeToya Luckett)

10. "Makin' Money"

11. "In My Life (Why Oh Why)"

14. "I Do" (feat. Nice & Smooth)