Schoolboy Q

Quincy Matthew Hanley (born 26 October 1986). Better known by his stage name Schoolboy Q (often stylized ScHoolboy Q). Is an American hip hop recording artist from South Central Los Angeles, California. In 2009, Hanley signed to Carson-based independent record label Top Dawg Entertainment (TDE).  In late 2011, secured a recording contract with major label Interscope Records. Hanley is also a member of the hip hop supergroup Black Hippy. Alongside his label-mates and fellow California-based rappers Ab-Soul, Jay Rock and Kendrick Lamar.

In 2008, Hanley released his first full-length project. A mixtape titled ScHoolboy Turned Hustla. He later released a follow-up in 2009, titled Gangsta & Soul. He then returned in January 2011, with his first independent album, titled Setbacks. The project, released under TDE, to digital retailers only, reached number 100 on the US Billboard 200 chart. A little over a year later, his second independent album Habits & Contradictions, was also released exclusively to digital retailers. The album received generally favorable reviews and debuted at number 111 on the US Billboard 200.

After signing with Interscope, Hanley subsequently, began recording his major-label debut studio album, titled Oxymoron. The album was released on 25 February 2014 and debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200. The album was supported by the singles, “Collard Greens”, “Man of the Year”, “Break the Bank” “Studio” and “Hell of a Night”, with “Collard Greens”, “Man of the Year” and “Studio” all charting on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.


Artist: Schoolboy Q
Title: THat Part (Explicit)
Album: Blank Face LP
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2016)
Buy Album: £11.99 (2016)
Artist: Schoolboy Q
Title: Collard Greens
Title: Oxymoron
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2014)
Buy Album: £7.09 (2014)
Artist: Schoolboy Q
Title: There He Go
Album: Habits & Contradictions (Explicit)
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2012)
Buy Album: £7.99 (2012)
Artist: Schoolboy Q
Title: Kamikaze
Title: Setbacks (Explicit)
Buy MP3: £0.99 (2011)
Buy Album: £7.99 (2011)

Studio albums

“Blank Face LP” (2016 Top Dawg, Interscope). Oxymoron (2014 Top Dawg, Interscope). Habits & Contradictions (2012 Top Dawg, Interscope). Setbacks (2011 Top Dawg, Interscope).


“Gangsta & Soul” (2009). ScHoolboy Turned Hustla (2009).

As lead artist

“THat Part” (featuring Kanye West) (2016 Album Blank Face LP), “Groovy Tony” (2016 Album Blank Face LP), “Hell of a Night” (2014 Album Oxymoron), “Studio” (featuring BJ the Chicago Kid) (2014 Album Oxymoron), “Break the Bank” (2014 Album Oxymoron), “Man of the Year” (2013 Album Oxymoron), “Collard Greens” (featuring Kendrick Lamar) (2013 Album Oxymoron), “Yay Yay” (2013 Album Oxymoron), “Hands on the Wheel” (featuring A$AP Rocky) (2012 Album Habits & Contradictions), “Druggy’s wit Hoes Again” (featuring Ab-Soul) (2012 Album Habits & Contradictions).

As featured artist

“California Heaven” (JAHKOY featuring Schoolboy Q) (2016 Album N/A). “Am I Wrong?” (Anderson Paak featuring Schoolboy Q) (2015 Album Malibu). “Bitches N Marijuana”  (Chris Brown and Tyga featuring Schoolboy Q) (2015 Fan of a Fan: The Album). “It’s True” (BJ the Chicago Kid featuring Schoolboy Q) (2014 Album The M.A.F.E. Project). “The Illest” (Remix) (Far East Movement featuring Schoolboy Q) (2014 Non-album single). “2 On” (Tinashe featuring Schoolboy Q) (2014 Album Aquarius). “White Walls” (Macklemore & Ryan Lewis featuring Schoolboy Q and Hollis) (2013 Album The Heist). “All My Niggas” (E-40 featuring Danny Brown and Schoolboy Q) (2013 Album The Block Brochure: Welcome to the Soil 5). “Work” (Remix) (A$AP Ferg featuring A$AP Rocky, French Montana, Trinidad James and Schoolboy Q) (2013 Album Trap Lord). “Kidz with Gunz” (Skeme featuring Schoolboy Q) (2012 Album Alive & Living). “Flight Confirmation” (The Alchemist featuring Danny Brown and Schoolboy Q) (2012 Album Russian Roulette).

Other charted songs

“Overtime” (featuring Miguel and Justine Skye) (2016 Album Blank Face LP). “By Any Means” (2016 Album Blank Face LP). “Let it Bang” (A$AP Ferg featuring Schoolboy Q) (2016 Album Always Strive and Prosper). “Electric Body” (A$AP Rocky featuring Schoolboy Q) (2015 Album At. Long. Last. A$AP).  “I Just Wanna Party” (YG featuring Schoolboy Q and Jay Rock) (2014 Album My Krazy Life). “The Purge” (featuring Tyler, The Creator and Kurupt) (2014 Album Oxymoron). “What They Want” (featuring 2 Chainz) (2014 Album Oxymoron). “PMW (All I Really Need)” (A$AP Rocky featuring Schoolboy Q) (2013 Album Long. Live. A$AP).

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