Most Famous Producers

You probably listen to music on a daily basis. While you are walking down the street, riding a bike, sitting on a bus, in your car… basically everywhere. Non-musicians listen to the music just to spare their time, not thinking about who made that song. But there are people who work hard to make that catchy song that we sing while we are showering.

  1. Joe Meek

Born as Robert George Meek.

He was a Pioneer of the Britain pop and rock music. Had a big contribution as a producer and as a musician in the early 1960’s.

His most notable song is called “Telstar”, performed by Britain group Tornados (1962) which become No.1 Britain song on USA top lists. (“Billboard Hot 100”)

He received a notable award for his work, “Ivor Novello Award” for the best-produced song.

He also worked as a film producer, and he cooperated with the most famous actors and musicians of his time.

However, his success was short-lasting because he became depressed and unsatisfied with his life, so he committed suicide in 1967.

Who knows what he would bring us if he managed to live longer.

  1. Shellback

You may not have heard about this name, but you definitely heard his songs.

Born as Johan Schuster in Sweden, he was involved in a making of hits like “If you seek Amy” by Britney Spears and Pink’s “So what”.

Next time you dance to Maroon 5 “One more night” (No.1 for 9 weeks) or Taylor Swift’s “I know you were trouble”, make sure to think about the man behind those catchy lyrics.

  1. Max Martin

You all heard about Katy Perry? Did you know who was standing behind some of her very popular songs? Pay attention to this very talented man.

His real name is Karl Martin Sandberg, and he was born in Sweden in 1971.

He started his career in the early 1990’s, and very soon he became one of the top producers of his time. His songs truly hit, and No1. on the Hot 100.

Worked for Britney Spears, Beastie Boys, and Taylor Swift.

  1. Jeff Bhasker

Also known as U.G.L.Y. or Billy Kraven, born in Kansas, USA.

This guy worked for many modern and famous artists, such as Alicia Keys, Bruno Mars, Pink, Kanye West.

His most notable song is “We are young” by Fun. This song was No.1 for six weeks on Hot 100. For this hit, he even got a Grammy Award – “Song of the Year”.

He says that he is not just making the music, but he also tries to make an impact on the society with his work.

  1. Ryan Lewis

There is probably no one in the world who has not heard of his songs.

Ryan Lewis is young American DJ and producer.

In his young career, he managed to make a lot of hits that everybody knows.

First have to mention his “Thrift Shop” to which, you have to admit, you always sing along when you hear it on the radio.

He is still very young and he is yet to produce new worldwide hits.