9th Wonder, birth name Patrick Denard Douthit, is a hip-hop record producer, record executive, DJ, lecturer, and rapper out of North Carolina. He has produced for big names like Mary J. Blige, Jean Grae, Wale, Jay-Z, Murs, Drake, Buckshot, Chris Brown, Destinys Child, J. Cole, Kendrick Lamar, Erykah Badu, Ludacris, Mac Miller, David banner and Lecrae. His production style is smooth and soulful and he relies heavily on samples from the greats like Al Green and Curtis Mayfield, while pulling bass lines from DJ Premier, Pete Rock, and J Dilla. Aside from creating music, Wonder is an educator for North Carolina University. He was appointed, along with Kid-n-Plays Christopher Martin, as the Artist-In-Residence by the schools chancellor and has been instructing hip-hop history classes ever since. Additionally, Wonder teaches at Duke University, speaks at the University of Michigan, and is participating in a research project at Harvard. .
How to hire 9th Wonder for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking 9th Wonder.
9th Wonder's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking 9th Wonder for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate to the price range to book 9th Wonder, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing 9th Wonder. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the 9th Wonder booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book 9th Wonder for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final 9th Wonder booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will 9th Wonder charge for an event. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book 9th Wonder for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the 9th Wonder agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book 9th Wonder, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the 9th Wonder booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for 9th Wonder, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
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