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Posted By on 10/17/2018

Who We Are

Chris and Diondria “Dria” Thornton professionally known as The Frontrunnaz are a

married Songwriting and Production Duo. Chris specializes in music production,

composition, vocal arrangement and production and provides background and lead

vocals. Dria specializes in composition, vocal arrangement and production and

provides background and lead vocals.


Together the two have worked on some of the biggest projects in the music industry.

With the commercial success of rapper, Logic's albums "Under Pressure", The

Incredible True Story" and “Everybody”; The Frontrunnaz have earned 2 RIAA

certifications and 1 RIAA certified Platinum certifications. Their biggest

accomplishment to date has come with success of the song "1-800" ft. Alessia Cara

and Khalid off of the "Everybody" album. The background vocals of Chris and Dria

would soar across the world, through the speakers of the radio and on the massive

web to become 4x Platinum and nominated for “Song of the Year” and "Best Music

Video" at the 2018 Grammy’s. The Frontrunnaz have also been nominated for “Best

Rap Song of the Year” at the 2016 Dove Awards for their composition on “Can’t Do

You” by christian rapper, Lecrae. Chris and Dria are also contributing writers to

Young Thug’s “Wyclef Jean”


, Meek Mill’s “Shine” and Rick Ross’ “Lamborghini


Doors” and “Money Dance”.

Their unique blend of styles has helped expose the team to an overseas DJ community,

a gospel artist name Lecrae and one of the top Japanese artist named Kumi Kuda.

Dria has been featured on three UK releases, DJ Monn’s “Missin U”


, DJ Seamis

Haji’s “After Midnight and DJ David Noakes “Black Sunflowers”. The Frontrunnaz

are also co-writers on all three. Also expanding across to Finland The Frontrunnaz

co-wrote and produced “We OK” for Finnish rapper Redrama


Currently The Frontrunnaz are collaborating with super producer IllMind on new

songs and writing for various projects for producer Craig King. They have also

started working on projects for rapper Saweetie on her imprint Icy/Artistry/Warner

and working with international producer and DJ Indian Trap. Frontrunnaz

Entertainment which is The Frontrunnaz independent label is working on an album

release for Dria. And as executive producers they are prepping for the mixtape release

of their new artist, MC Jumpman.


FRONTRUNNAZ RESUME

LOGIC

"EVERYBODY" (RIAA CERTIFIED PLATINUM)
"1-800-273-8255" Ft Alessia Cara

and Khalid
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangement
"Confess" Ft. Killer Mike
Composer
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangement
Vocal Production
"Black Spiderman"
Background Vocals
"Anziety"
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangement

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4

"SERENA" BY SERENA
WILLIAMS

Short Commercial (Intagram: @serena)

Musical Scoring
Composer

2018

2017

DRIA "WHEN I GROW UP"
Executive Production
Lead Vocals-Dria
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangement
Composer

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5

TECH N9NE- THE STORM
"Anywhere"
Tech N9ne ft. Marsha Ambrosius

Producer
Composer
Vocal Arrangement
MEEK MILL-DC3
"Shine "
Composer
Additional Vocals

RICK ROSS "RATHER YOU THAN ME"

"Lamborghini Doors"

Rick Ross ft. Meek Mill and Anthony Hamilton

Composer
Background Vocals
2016

"Like Whoa"
Composer
Background Vocals
"Stainless "
Composer
Featured Artist
"Never Been"
Composer
Background Vocals
Additional Vocals

YOUNG THUG-MY NAME IS JEFFERY

"Wyclef Jean"
Composer
Additional Vocals

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5

MONN-DIGITAL SINGLE RELEASE (UK)

"Not Missin U "
Composer
Featured Vocals
LECRAE-CHURCH CLOTHES 3
"Can't Do You"
Composer

LECRAE-UNASHAMED PROMO SONG

"Illuminate"
Composer
Producer
Featured Vocals
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangement

SERENA WILLIAMS HSN FASHION SHOW (NEW YORK FASHION WEEK)

Music Co-Production w/ Drake
Composer
Vocals

LOGIC "THE INCREDIBLE TRUE STORY" (RIAA

CERTIFIED GOLD)
"Intro"
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangment
Vocal Production
"The Incredible True Story "
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangment
"Contact"
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangment
"Innermission"
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangment
Vocal Production
2015

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5

SEAMUS HAJI-DIGITAL SINGLE

RELEASE

"After Midnight"Ft. The Frontrunnaz

Composer
Lead Vocal
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangement
2013

MOBB DEEP-THE INFAMOUS MOBB

DEEP
"Dirt"
Composer
Background Vocals

LOGIC "UNDER PRESSURE" (RIAA CERTIFIED

GOLD)
"Til The End "
Composer
Lead Vocal
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangement
"Buried Alive"
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangement
Vocal Production
"Metropolis"
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangement
Vocal Production
"Intro"
Background Vocals
Vocal Arrangement
Vocal Production

RAY J-DIGITAL SINGLE RELEASE
"ATM" ft Dria and The Migos
Composer
Featured Vocals
Background Vocals
2014

OUR GOAL IS TO BUILD AN
PUBLISHING CATALOG BIG
ENOUGH WHERE OUR CHILDREN