Greatest Music Producers of All Time


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81 Andrew Loog Oldham

He got the best out of the Stones and the records can´┐Ż't be bettered, for example Aftermath. Too many classics too mention!

82 Keith Olsen
83 Lou Adler
84 Ken Scott
85 Ryan Tedder Ryan Tedder
86 Trevor Horn

The Buggles, ABC, Dollar, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Yes- Owner Of A Lonely Heart, Grace Jones - Slave to the rhythm, Band Aid.

Surely way too low down at 74! Trevor horns company had so many hits and the first digital no1.

87 Sam Phillips

The man behind Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, Howlin' Wolf, and Carl Perkins is a no-brainer for the top 5.

88 Axwell

Axwell is the real number 1. Axwell is an unsung hero. His remix of the song Music Matters by Faithless proves it beyond any doubt. Feel the vibe is his global hit.

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89 DeVante Swing

Post new jack swing era Producer and founding member of 90's RnB quartet "Jodeci" Devante was the mentor of Timbaland and Missy Elliott and Produced many RnB hits that changed the sound of RnB music. He perfected the slow jam with the hiphop beat and gfunk style synthesisers which was very popular in the 1990's

90 Nadeem Shravan
91 Afrojack Afrojack Nick van de Wall, commonly known by his stage name Afrojack, is a Dutch DJ, record producer and remixer.
92 Graham Gouldman
93 Ric Ocasek

Produced for bands like Bad Brains, Bad Religion, and Suicide.

94 The RZA

How is he not on the list? He is one of the greatest rap producers ever, and he made the hip hop masterpiece, Enter the Wu Tang (36 Chambers)

RZA made some of the best beats of the 90's, go listen to Liquid Swords, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx or Enter the Wu Tang

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95 Nigel Godrich
96 Rodney Crowell
97 Pharrell Williams Pharrell Williams Pharrell Lanscilo Williams is an American singer, rapper, and record producer. Williams and Chad Hugo make up the record production duo the Neptunes, producing soul, hip hop and R&B music.
98 Adam Levine Adam Levine Adam Noah Levine is an American singer and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist for the Los Angeles pop rock band Maroon 5.
99 Tony Cohen
100 Diplo Diplo Thomas Wesley Pentz, better known by his stage name Diplo, is an American record producer, rapper, singer, songwriter and record executive based in Los Angeles, California.

Diplo first went big after collaborating with MIA on Paper Planes, which was a hit a the time. Since then he's done work with Skrillex, SIA, Madonna, Usher, Alex Clare, Justin Bieber, Chris Brown, Snoop Dogg, Beyonce, Ariana Grande, Tiesto, Shakira, Kid Cudi and more.

Besides doing production work for someone, he has also released 3 solo albums, 3 albums with Major Lazer, which is a group he started with Switch, and one with Jack U, which he started with Skrillex.

He has his own record label "Mad Decent" in 2005, which has gained the attention after Bauuers Harlem Shake went viral in 2012-2013 besides Bauuer his record label includes artists like DJ Snake, Dillon Francis, Zeds Dead and much more.

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