Focus…, Dem Jointz & Denaun Porter a/k/a Read The PDF Prep New Raed Al Murish-Directed “The Time” Music Video

Read The PDF, a producer supergroup consisting of five-time Grammy Award-winning producer Focus…, two-time Grammy Award-winning producer Dem Jointz, and two-time Grammy-nominated producer Denaun Porter of D12, are prepping the release of a new Raed Al Murish-directed music video for their song “The Time” from the group’s forthcoming Read The PDF collaborative project.

This past June the three multi-faceted producers released their first official group single, “By”, where the three artists give their take on the state of the music industry, as producers. In November of 2022, the trio dropped a preview of “Up”.

Focus… first rose to prominence when he signed with Dr. Dre‘s Aftermath Entertainment in 2001. Over the course of his illustrious career, he has produced for artists including Dr. Dre, Beyonce’, Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, The Game, Busta Rhymes, 50 Cent, and many more. He is the son of the late Bernard Edwards, co-founder of 70’s disco/R&B band Chic.

Dem Jointz has produced tracks for artists including Chris BrownEminemRihannaDr. Dre, and Kanye West, and is a part of Dr. Dre’s production squad The ICU on Aftermath Entertainment. Jointz has recently worked on songs like Eminem’s “Little Engine” and “Never Love Again” from the Music to Be Murdered By album, and “Use This Gospel (Remix)” from DJ Khaled’s God Did project.

Mr. Porter has a production history beginning with Eminem, having produced Em’s 1996 debut independent album, Infinite. Porter has since built an incredible production credits list by producing for numerous artists including 50 CentRoyce da 5’9″The GameMethod ManSnoop Dogg, and Jadakiss among others.