1500 or Nothin’ is an American musical ensemble composed of record producers, songwriters, musicians and music videographers, formed in 2006, in Los Angeles, California. With headquarters located in Inglewood, California, 1500 or Nothin’ is composed of three internal divisions: 1500 Or Nothin’ Music, 1500 Or Nothin’ Video, and 1500 Or Nothin’ Ancillary. In 2006, 1500 or Nothin’ began to create “a variety of music genres including Hip-Hop Rap, Rhythm & Blues, Alternative Rock, Urban and New Adult Contemporary. The collective 1500 or Nothin’ has lent their writing, production or instrument skills to records for Justin Timberlake, Asher Roth Jay-Z, Kanye West, T.I., Bruno Mars and B.o.B..
In addition, the 1500 or Nothin’ band or The Fifteen Hundreds as they are often referred to, are an 8-piece band that tours internationally and makes television appearances regularly with artists including Snoop Dogg, Lupe Fiasco, The Game, and Faith Evans. 1500 Or Nothin’ official members are Larrance “Rance” Dopson, Charles ‘Uncle Chucc’ Hamilton, Lamar ‘Mars’ Edwards, Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Kenneth “Bam” Alexander, Alexandria Dopson, Carlos ‘Los’ Mc Slain, Jeret Black and Rebekah Muhammad (Rose Gold).