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Encyclopedia > Music producer

In the %20%20%20The%20music%20industry%20is%20the%20industry%20that%20creates%20and%20performs%20music%2C%20both%20in%20the%20form%20of%20compositions%20and%20performances.%20... music industry, "record producer" designates a person responsible for completing a master recording so that it is fit for release. They control the recording sessions, coach and guide the performers, and supervise the %20%20%20Audio%20mixing%20is%20used%20in%20sound%20recording%2C%20audio%20editing%20and%20sound%20systems%20to%20balance%20the%20relative%20volume%20and%20frequency%20content%20of%20a%20number%20of%20sound%20sources.%20... mixing process.


In the first part of the %20%20%20(19th%20century%20-%2020th%20century%20-%2021st%20century%20-%20more%20centuries)%20Decades%3A%201900s%201910s%201920s%201930s%201940s%201950s%201960s%201970s%201980s%201990s%20%20As%20a%20means%20of%20recording%20the%20passage%20of%20time%2C%20the%2020th%20century%20was%20that%20century%20which%20lasted%20from%201901%26%238211%3B2000%20in%20the%20sense%20of%20the%20Gregorian%20calendar%20(1900%26%238211%3B1999... 20th century, the record producer's role resembled that of a film %20%20In%20the%20entertainment%20industry%2C%20a%20producer%20is%20generally%20in%20charge%20of%2C%20or%20helps%20to%20coordinate%2C%20the%20financial%2C%20legal%2C%20administrative%2C%20technological%2C%20and%20artistic%20aspects%20of%20a%20production.%20... producer, in that the record producer supervised recording sessions, paid technicians, musicians and %20%20In%20popular%20music%20an%20arrangement%20is%20a%20setting%20of%20a%20piece%20of%20music%2C%20which%20may%20have%20been%20composed%20by%20the%20arranger%20or%20by%20someone%20else.%20... arrangers, and sometimes chose material for the artist. By the %20%20%20Centuries%3A%2019th%20century%20-%2020th%20century%20-%2021st%20century%20Decades%3A%201900s%201910s%201920s%201930s%201940s%201950s%20-%201960s%20-%201970s%201980s%201990s%202000s%202010s%20Years%3A%201960%201961%201962%201963%201964%201965%201966%201967%201968%201969%20%20%20%20Events%20and%20trends%20The%201960s%20was%20a%20turbulent%20decade%20of%20change%20around%20the%20world.%20... 1960s, record producers took a more direct role in the musical process, including arranging, engineering the recording, and even %20%20%20A%20songwriter%20is%20someone%20who%20writes%20either%20the%20lyrics%20or%20the%20music%20for%20songs.%20... writing the material. Through it all, record producers have had a strong influence, not only on individual careers, but on the course of %20%20%20Popular%20music%2C%20sometimes%20abbreviated%20pop%20music%2C%20is%20music%20belonging%20to%20any%20of%20a%20number%20of%20musical%20styles%20that%20are%20broadly%20popular.%20%20%20... popular music.


Many successful recording artists have become producers in their own right, and, conversely, many producers have become recording artists.


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  • Artist and repertoire (A&R)

List of notable record producers

  • %20%20%20David%20Bottrill%20is%20an%20record%20producer.%20... David Bottrill, worked with %20%20%20%20%20%20%20A%20logo%20used%20by%20Tool%20in%20the%20mid%201990%5Cs%20%20%20Tool%20is%20a%20rock%20music%20group%20formed%20in%20the%20United%20States%20in%201990%20by%20vocalist%20Maynard%20James%20Keenan%2C%20guitarist%20Adam%20Jones%2C%20bassist%20Paul%20d%5CAmour%2C%20and%20drummer%20Danny%20Carey.%20... Tool and %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Mudvayne%20%20%20Mudvayne%20is%20a%20Peoria%2C%20Illinois%2C%20USA%20based%20Math%20Metal%20quartet%20strongly%20influnced%20by%20funk%20stylings%20and%20jazz%20song%20structures.%20... Mudvayne.
  • %20%20%20%20%20%20Cover%20of%20%5CProof%20Through%20the%20Night%5C%2C%201983.%20%20%20... T-Bone Burnett, producer for %20%20%20%20%20Elvis%20Costello%20%20%20Declan%20Patrick%20Aloysius%20McManus%20(born%20August%2025%2C%201954)%2C%20better%20known%20by%20his%20stage%20name%2C%20Elvis%20Costello%2C%20is%20a%20popular%20British%20musician%2C%20singer%2C%20and%20songwriter%20of%20Irish%20descent.%20... Elvis Costello, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Portrait%20photograph%20of%20Bob%20Dylan%20taken%20by%20Daniel%20Kramer%20%20%20Bob%20Dylan%20(born%20Robert%20Allen%20Zimmerman%20%20%20May%2024%2C%20%20%201941%2C%20%20%20Duluth%2C%20%20%20Minnesota%2C%20%20%20USA)%20is%20widely%20regarded%20as%20one%20of%20America%5Cs%20greatest%20popular%20%20%20songwriters.%20%20%20... Bob Dylan, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Roy%20Orbison%20was%20inducted%20into%20the%20Rock%20and%20Roll%20Hall%20of%20Fame%20in%201987.%20%20%20... Roy Orbison, %20%20%20The%20Wallflowers%20formed%20in%201990%2C%20in%20Los%20Angeles%2C%20California.%20... The Wallflowers, %20%20%20Counting%20Crows%20is%20a%20rock%20band%20that%20became%20extremely%20popular%20in%201994%2C%20following%20the%20release%20of%20their%20debut%20album%20August%20and%20Everything%20After%2C%20which%20featured%20the%20hit%20song%20.%20... Counting Crows, %20%20%20Marshall%20Crenshaw%20(born%20November%2011%2C%201953)%20is%20an%20American%20singer%2C%20songwriter%20and%20guitarist.%20... Marshall Crenshaw, %20%20%20%20For%20the%20person%20of%20the%20same%20name%20who%20founded%20Sun%20Records%2C%20see%20Sam%20Phillips%20%20Leslie%20Phillips%2C%20aka%20Sam%20Phillips%2C%20(born%20January%2028%2C%201962)%20is%20an%20American%20singer%20and%20a%20songwriter.%20... Sam Phillips, %20%20%20Los%20Lobos%20is%20an%20American%20rock%20band%2C%20heavily%20influenced%20by%20rock%20and%20roll%2C%20Tex-Mex%2C%20country%20music%2C%20folk%2C%20R%26amp%3BB%2C%20blues%2C%20and%20traditional%20Spanish%20and%20Mexican%20music%20such%20as%20boleros%20and%20norte%5CxF1os.%20... Los Lobos, %20%20%20Bruce%20Cockburn%20(born%20May%2027%2C%201945)%20is%20a%20Canadian%20folk%2Frock%20guitarist%20and%20singer%2Fsongwriter.%20... Bruce Cockburn, %20%20%20Gillian%20Welch%20is%20a%20singer%2Fsongwriter%20whose%20musical%20style%20combines%20elements%20of%20bluegrass%2C%20country%2C%20and%20folk%20into%20a%20rustic%20style%20that%20she%20dubs%20American%20Primitive.%20... Gillian Welch, and the soundtrack for the %20%20Joel%20and%20Ethan%20Coen%2C%20commonly%20called%20The%20Coen%20Brothers%20in%20the%20film%20business%2C%20are%20United%20States%20directors%20best%20known%20for%20their%20quirky%20comedies%20like%20Fargo%20and%20Raising%20Arizona%3B%20the%20brothers%20write%20their%20own%20scripts%20and%20alternate%20top%20billing%20for%20the%20screenplay.%20... Coen Brothers film, %20%20%20O%20Brother%2C%20Where%20Art%20Thou%3F%20is%20a%20musical%20comedy%20film%20written%20and%20directed%20by%20Joel%20and%20Ethan%20Coen%2C%20set%20in%20Mississippi%20during%20the%20Great%20Depression.%20... O Brother, Where Art Thou?.
  • %20%20%20Leonard%20Chess%20(March%2012%2C%201917%20-%20October%2016%2C%201969)%20was%20a%20record%20company%20executive%2C%20founder%20of%20Chess%20Records.%20... Leonard Chess, producer of "%20%20%20%20Chuck%20Berry%20%20%20Charles%20Edward%20Berry%20(born%20October%2018%2C%201926)%2C%20better%20known%20as%20Chuck%20Berry%2C%20is%20an%20American%20guitarist%2C%20singer%20and%20composer.%20... Maybellene", many other %20%20%20Rock%20and%20roll%20(also%20spelled%20Rock%20%5Cn%5C%20Roll%2C%20especially%20in%20its%20first%20decade)%2C%20also%20called%20rock%2C%20is%20a%20form%20of%20popular%20music%2C%20usually%20featuring%20vocals%20(often%20with%20vocal%20harmony)%2C%20electric%20guitars%20and%20a%20strong%20back%20beat%3B%20other%20instruments%2C%20such%20as%20the%20saxophone%2C%20are%20common%20in%20some%20styles.%20... rock and roll and %20%20%20%20Blues%20is%20a%20vocal%20and%20instrumental%20musical%20form%20which%20evolved%20from%20%20%20African%20American%20%20%20spirituals%2C%20shouts%2C%20%20%20work%20songs%20and%20%20%20chants%20and%20has%20its%20earliest%20stylistic%20roots%20in%20%20%20West%20Africa.%20... blues classics, founder of %20%20%20This%20is%20an%20article%20about%20the%20phonograph%20record%20label%20%5CChess%20Records%5C.%20For%20records%20in%20the%20game%20of%20Chess%2C%20see%20World%20records%20in%20Chess.%20%20... Chess Records.
  • Sean "P. Diddy" Combs, instrumental in bringing pop appeal to %20%20%20Hip%20hop%20is%20a%20cultural%20movement%20that%20began%20amongst%20urban%20African%20American%20youth%20in%20New%20York%20and%20has%20since%20spread%20around%20the%20world.%20... hip-hop and %20%20Rapping%20is%20one%20of%20the%20elements%20of%20hip%20hop%20and%20the%20distinguishing%20feature%20of%20hip%20hop%20music%3B%20it%20is%20a%20form%20of%20rhyming%20lyrics%20spoken%20rhythmically%20over%20musical%20instruments%2C%20with%20a%20musical%20backdrop%20of%20sampling%2C%20scratching%20and%20mixing%20by%20DJs.%20... rap music.
  • %20%20%20Willie%20Dixon%20(July%201%2C%201915%20-%20January%2029%2C%201992)%20was%20a%20well-known%20American%20blues%20bassist%2C%20singer%2C%20songwriter%2C%20and%20record%20producer.%20... Willie Dixon, bass player and major producer with Chess Records.
  • %20%20%20Jermaine%20Dupri%20(born%20Jermaine%20Dupri%20Mauldin%20on%20September%2023%2C%201973%20in%20Atlanta%2C%20Georgia)%20is%20a%20US%20record%20producer%20and%20rapper.%20... Jermaine Dupri, %20%20%20Hip%20hop%20is%20a%20cultural%20movement%20that%20began%20amongst%20urban%20African%20American%20youth%20in%20New%20York%20and%20has%20since%20spread%20around%20the%20world.%20... hip-hop and %20%20%20Rhythm%20and%20blues%20(or%20R%20%26amp%3B%20B)%20is%20a%20musical%20marketing%20term%20introduced%20in%20the%20United%20States%20in%20the%20late%201940s%20by%20Billboard%20magazine.%20... R&B producer instrumental in the careers of %20%20%20Kris%20Kross%20(Chris%20Kelly%20and%20Chris%20Smith)%20were%20a%20teenage%20rap%20duo%20of%20the%20early%2090%5Cs%20most%20famous%20for%20wearing%20their%20clothes%20backward.%20... Kris Kross, %20%20%20Da%20Brat%20(born%20Shawntae%20Harris)%20is%20a%20%20%20rapper%20who%20emerged%20in%20the%20early%20%20%201990s%20and%20was%20arguably%20the%20first%20popular%20female%20%20%20gangsta%20rapper.%20... Da Brat, %20%20%20Shad%20Gregory%20Moss%20(born%20%20%20March%209%2C%20%20%201987)%20is%20a%20rapper%20who%20is%20better%20known%20in%20the%20music%20world%20as%20Bow%20Wow.%20... Bow Wow, and %20%20%20Jagged%20Edge%20is%20an%20%20%20American%20%20%20R%26amp%3BB%20singing%20group%20that%20was%20originally%20signed%20through%20%20%20Jermaine%20Dupri%5Cs%20SoSo%20Def%20Records%20to%20%20%20Columbia%20Records.%20... Jagged Edge.
  • %20%20%20%20%20%20Dr.%20... Dr. Dre, influential %20%20%20Hip%20hop%20is%20a%20cultural%20movement%20that%20began%20amongst%20urban%20African%20American%20youth%20in%20New%20York%20and%20has%20since%20spread%20around%20the%20world.%20... hip-hop producer most noted for his work with %20%20%20%20%20%20Snoop%20Dogg%20%20%20Calvin%20Cordozar%20Broadus%20(born%20October%2020%2C%201971%20in%20Long%20Beach%2C%20California)%20is%20a%20rap%20musician%20and%20actor.%20... Snoop Dogg, %20%20%20For%20other%20people%20named%20Tupac%2C%20see%20Tupac%20(disambiguation).%20%20%20%20%20%20... 2Pac, %20%20%2050%20Cent%2C%20(real%20name%3A%20Curtis%20Jackson%2C%20born%20July%206%2C%201976)%2C%20is%20a%20popular%20U.... 50 Cent, %20%20%20The%20term%20The%20Game%20can%20refer%20to%20several%20things.%20%20... The Game, and %20%20%20%20Eminem%20is%20the%20stage%20name%20of%20Marshall%20Bruce%20Mathers%20III%20(born%20October%2017%2C%201972)%2C%20one%20of%20today%5Cs%20most%20controversial%20and%20popular%20hip%20hop%20musicians.%20... Eminem.
  • %20%20%20%20This%20article%20is%20about%20the%20R%26amp%3BB%20record%20producer%2Fmusician.%20... Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, instrumental in the development of modern %20%20%20Rhythm%20and%20blues%20(or%20R%20%26amp%3B%20B)%20is%20a%20musical%20marketing%20term%20introduced%20in%20the%20United%20States%20in%20the%20late%201940s%20by%20Billboard%20magazine.%20... R&B and %20%20Adult%20contemporary%20music%2C%20frequently%20abbreciated%20to%20just%20AC%2C%20is%20a%20type%20of%20radio%20format%20that%20plays%20mainstream%20and%20pop%20music%2C%20without%20hip-hop%20or%20rap%20since%2C%20as%20per%20the%20name%2C%20it%20is%20geared%20more%20towards%20adults%20than%20teens.%20... adult contemporary music.
  • %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%201977%20%20%20Brian%20Peter%20George%20St.%20... Brian Eno, producer on some of %20%20%20U2%20is%20an%20Irish%20rock%20band%20featuring%20Bono%20(Paul%20David%20Hewson)%20on%20vocals%20and%20guitar%2C%20The%20Edge%20(David%20Howell%20Evans)%20on%20guitar%20and%20pianos%2C%20vocals%2C%20and%20bass%2C%20Adam%20Clayton%20on%20bass%20and%20guitar%2C%20and%20Larry%20Mullen%2C%20Jr.%20... U2's most artistically successful albums.
  • %20%20%20Bob%20Ezrin%20(born%201949%20in%20Toronto%2C%20Ontario)%20is%20a%20musician%20and%20record%20producer.%20... Bob Ezrin
  • Milt Gabler, producer of "%20%20%20%20%5CRock%20Around%20the%20Clock%5C%20is%20a%20pop%20song%20from%201953.%20... Rock Around the Clock"
  • %20%20%20Barry%20Gibb%20(born%201%20September%201946%20in%20Douglas%2C%20Isle%20of%20Man)%20is%20a%20musician.%20... Barry Gibb, producer for %20%20The%20Bee%20Gees%20were%20a%20British%20and%20Australian%20band%2C%20originally%20a%20pop%20singer-songwriter%20combination%2C%20reborn%20as%20funk%20and%20disco.%20... Bee Gees, %20%20%20%20Andy%20Gibb%20(5%20March%201958%20-%2010%20March%201988)%20was%20a%20British%20singer%20and%20teen%20idol%2C%20and%20the%20younger%20brother%20of%20Barry%2C%20Robin%2C%20and%20Maurice%20Gibb%2C%20also%20know%20as%20the%20famous%20Bee%20Gees.%20... Andy Gibb, %20%20%20%20Alternate%20meaning%3A%20Kenny%20Rogers%20(baseball%20player)%20%20Kenneth%20Donald%20Rogers%20(born%20August%2021%2C%201938)%20Houston%2CTX%20is%20a%20prolific%20American%20country%20music%20singer%20and%20actor.%20... Kenny Rogers, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Barbra%20Streisand%20%20%20Barbra%20Streisand%20(born%20%20%20April%2024%2C%20%20%201942)%20is%20an%20%20%20iconic%20%20%20American%20%20%20singer%20and%20%20%20film%20%20%20actress%2C%20%20%20producer%2C%20and%20%20%20director.%20%20%20... Barbra Streisand, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Dionne%20Warwick%20on%20the%20cover%20of%20her%20Christmas%20album%20My%20Favorite%20Time%20of%20the%20Year%20%20%20Dionne%20Warwick%20(born%20December%2012%2C%201940%20as%20Dionne%20Warrick)%20was%20an%20American%20singer%2C%20best%20known%20for%20her%20work%20with%20Hal%20David%20and%20Burt%20Bacharach%20as%20songwriters.%20... Dionne Warwick, and %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Diana%20Ross%20on%20the%20cover%20of%20her%20collection%20Diana%20Ross%3A%20The%20Ultimate%20Collection%20%20%20Diana%20Ross%20(born%20Diane%20Ernestine%20Earle%20Ross%20%5B1%5D%20on%20%20%20March%2026%2C%20%20%201944%20in%20%20%20Detroit%2C%20%20%20Michigan)%20is%20an%20%20%20African-American%20%20%20soul%2C%20%20%20R%26amp%3BB%20and%20%20%20pop%20%20%20singer%20and%20%20%20actress.%20... Diana Ross
  • %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Radiohead%20and%20Travis%20producer%20%20%20Nigel%20Godrich%20(born%20in%20the%20UK%20in%201972)%20is%20a%20recording%20engineer%20and%20record%20producer.%20... Nigel Godrich, producer for most of %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Thom%20Yorke%20and%20Jonny%20Greenwood%20%20%20Radiohead%20is%20a%20British%20rock%20band%20from%20Oxford.%20... Radiohead's material, and some of %20%20%20Beck%20Hansen%20(born%20Bek%20David%20Campbell%2C%20%20%20July%208%2C%20%20%201970)%20is%20an%20American%20musician%20and%20songwriter.%20%20%20... Beck's.
  • %20%20%20There%20are%20two%20John%20Hammonds%20of%20note.%20... John Hammond, one of the first, with a career that spanned decades, recorded and produced %20%20%20%20Leadbelly%20(January%2029%2C%201885%20-%20December%206%2C%201949)%20was%20an%20influential%20blues%20singer%20and%20guitarist.%20... Leadbelly, %20%20%20Benny%20Goodman%2C%20born%20Benjamin%20David%20Goodman%2C%20(May%2030%2C%201909%20-%20June%2013%2C%201986)%20was%20a%20famous%20Jazz%20musician%2C%20known%20as%20%5CKing%20of%20Swing%2C%5C%20%5CPatriarch%20of%20the%20Clarinet%2C%5C%20and%20%5CSwing%5Cs%20Senior%20Statesman%5C.%20Goodman%20was%20born%20in%20Chicago%2C%20the%20son%20of%20poor%20Jewish%20immigrants%20who%20lived%20on%20Chicago%5Cs%20Maxwell%20Street%20neighborhood.%20He%20learned%20to%20play%20clarinet%20in%20a%20charity-run%20boy%5Cs%20band.%20He%20became%20a%20strong%20player%20at%20an%20early%20age%20and%20began%20playing%20professionally%20in%20bands%20while%20still%20%5Cin%20short%20pants%5C.%20His%20early%20influences%20were%20New%20Orleans%20jazz%20clarinetists%20in%20Chicago%2C%20notably%20Johnny%20Dodds%2C%20Leon%20Roppolo%2C%20and%20Jimmy%20Noone.%20At%20the%20age%20of%2016%2C%20Goodman%20joined%20one%20of%20Chicago%5Cs%20top%20bands%2C%20the%20Ben%20Pollack%20Orchestra%2C%20with%20whom%20he%20made%20his%20first%20recordings%20in%201926.%20He%20started%20making%20records%20under%20his%20own%20name%202%20years%20later.%20Goodman%20left%20for%20New%20York%20City%20and%20became%20a%20good%20session%20musician%20during%20the%20late%201920s%20and%20early%201930s.%20He%20made%20a%20reputation%20as%20a%20solid%20player%20who%20was%20prepared%20and%20reliable.%20He%20played%20with%20the%20nationally%20known%20bands%20of%20Red%20Nichols%2C%20Isham%20Jones%2C%20and%20Ted%20Lewis%20before%20forming%20his%20own%20band%20in%201932.%20In%201934%20he%20auditioned%20for%20the%20%5CLet%5Cs%20Dance%5C%20radio%20program.%20Since%20he%20needed%20new%20charts%20every%20week%20for%20the%20show%2C%20his%20friend%20John%20Hammond%20suggested%20that%20he%20purchase%20some%20Jazz%20charts%20from%20Fletcher%20Henderson%2C%20who%20had%20New%20York%5Cs%20most%20popular%20African-American%20band%20in%20the%201920s%20and%20early%201930s.%20The%20combination%20of%20the%20Henderson%20charts%2C%20his%20solid%20clarinet%20playing%2C%20and%20his%20well%20rehearsed%20band%20made%20him%20a%20rising%20star%20in%20the%20mid_1930s.%20However%2C%20it%20was%20not%20until%20after%20his%20fabled%20appearance%20at%20the%20Palomar%20Ballroom%20in%20Los%20Angeles%20on%20August%2021%2C%201935%20that%20Goodman%20became%20a%20nationally%20known%20star.%20His%20radio%20broadcasts%20from%20New%20York%20had%20been%20too%20late%20to%20attract%20a%20large%20audience%20on%20the%20East%20Coast%2C%20but%20had%20an%20avid%20following%20in%20California%2C%20and%20a%20wildly%20enthusiastic%20crowd%20for%20the%20first%20time%20greeted%20Goodman.%20This%20received%20national%20publicity%20and%20turned%20the%20Goodman%20Band%20into%20an%20overnight%20sensation.%20Some%20writers%20have%20declared%20this%20date%20to%20be%20the%20start%20of%20the%20Swing%20Era.%20Many%20suggest%20that%20Goodman%20achieved%20the%20same%20success%20with%20Jazz%20and%20Swing%20that%20Elvis%20Presley%20did%20for%20Rock%20and%20Roll.%20Both%20popularized%20black%20music%20to%20a%20young%20white%20audience.%20It%20is%20true%20that%20many%20of%20Goodman%5Cs%20arrangements%20had%20been%20played%20for%20years%20before%20by%20Fletcher%20Henderson%5Cs%20Orchestra.%20While%20Goodman%20publicly%20acknowledged%20his%20debt%20to%20Henderson%2C%20many%20young%20white%20swing%20fans%20had%20never%20heard%20Henderson%5Cs%20band.%20It%20should%20be%20noted%2C%20however%2C%20that%20Goodman%20himself%20was%20no%20mere%20imitator%3B%20he%20was%20an%20astonishingly%20virtuosic%20and%20creative%20clarinetist%2C%20and%20one%20of%20the%20most%20of%20innovative%20jazz%20musicians%20of%20the%20pre-Bebop%20era.%20Goodman%20is%20also%20responsible%20for%20a%20significant%20step%20in%20racial%20integration%20in%20America.%20In%20the%20early%201930s%2C%20black%20and%20white%20jazz%20musicians%20could%20not%20play%20together%20in%20most%20clubs%20or%20concerts.%20In%20the%20Southern%20states%2C%20racial%20segregation%20was%20enforced%20by%20the%20Jim%20Crow%20laws.%20Benny%20Goodman%20broke%20with%20tradition%20by%20hiring%20Teddy%20Wilson%20to%20play%20with%20him%20and%20drummer%20Gene%20Krupa%20in%20the%20Benny%20Goodman%20Trio.%20In%201936%2C%20he%20added%20Lionel%20Hampton%20on%20vibes%20to%20form%20the%20Benny%20Goodman%20Quartette%3B%20in%201940%20he%20added%20pioneering%20jazz%20guitarist%20Charlie%20Christian%20to%20his%20band%20and%20small%20ensembles%2C%20who%20played%20with%20him%20until%20his%20untimely%20death%20from%20tuberculosis%20less%20than%20two%20years%20later.%20Goodman%5Cs%20fame%20was%20great%20enough%20that%20his%20band%20had%20no%20financial%20need%20to%20tour%20in%20the%20southern%20states%2C%20where%20his%20lineup%20would%20have%20been%20subject%20to%20arrest.%20The%20integration%20of%20popular%20music%20happened%2010%20years%20before%20Jackie%20Robinson%20entered%20Major%20League%20Baseball.%20Benny%20met%20Alice%20Hammond%20Duckworth%2C%20the%20sister%20of%20his%20friend%20John%20Hammond.%20After%20dating%20for%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Benny Goodman, %20%20%20William%20%5CCount%5C%20Basie%20(%20%20August%2021%2C%20%20%201904%20-%20%20%20April%2026%2C%20%20%201984)%20was%20a%20%20%20jazz%20%20%20pianist%2C%20%20%20organist%2C%20and%20bandleader.%20... Count Basie, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Billie%20Holiday%20photographed%20by%20%20%20Carl%20Van%20Vechten%2C%201949%20%20%20Billie%20Holiday%20(%20%20April%207%2C%20%20%201915%20-%20%20%20July%2017%2C%20%20%201959)%2C%20also%20called%20%20%20Lady%20Day%20is%20generally%20considered%20one%20of%20the%20greatest%20%20%20jazz%20%20%20singers%20of%20all%20time.%20... Billie Holiday, %20%20%20This%20is%20about%20the%20blues%20musician%3B%20there%20are%20other%20men%20named%20Robert%20Johnson.%20%20%20%20%20%20... Robert Johnson, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Bessie%20Smith%20photographed%20by%20Carl%20Van%20Vechten%20%20%20Bessie%20Smith%20(%20%20April%2015%2C%20%20%201894%20-%20%20%20September%2026%2C%20%20%201937)%20was%20an%20early%20American%20%20%20blues%20singer%20born%20in%20%20%20Chattanooga%2C%20Tennessee.%20... Bessie Smith, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Portrait%20photograph%20of%20Bob%20Dylan%20taken%20by%20Daniel%20Kramer%20%20%20Bob%20Dylan%20(born%20Robert%20Allen%20Zimmerman%20%20%20May%2024%2C%20%20%201941%2C%20%20%20Duluth%2C%20%20%20Minnesota%2C%20%20%20USA)%20is%20widely%20regarded%20as%20one%20of%20America%5Cs%20greatest%20popular%20%20%20songwriters.%20%20%20... Bob Dylan, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Aretha%20Franklin%20%20%20Aretha%20Franklin%20(born%20March%2025%2C%201942)%20is%20a%20gospel%2C%20soul%20and%20R%26amp%3BB%20singer%20born%20in%20Memphis%2C%20Tennessee.%20... Aretha Franklin, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Pete%20Seeger%2C%201944%20%20%20Peter%20Seeger%20(born%20May%203%2C%201919)%2C%20almost%20always%20known%20as%20Pete%20Seeger%2C%20is%20a%20folk%20singer%2C%20political%20activist%20and%20major%20contributor%20to%20folk%20and%20protest%20music%20in%201950s%20and%201960s.%20... Pete Seeger, and %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Bruce%20Springsteen%20on%20the%20cover%20of%20%20%20Rolling%20Stone%20magazine.%20%20%20... Bruce Springsteen.
  • %20%20%20Brian%20Holland%2C%20his%20brother%20Edward%20Holland%2C%20Jr.%2C%20... Brian Holland and %20%20%20Lamont%20Dozier%2C%20along%20with%20the%20brothers%20Brian%20Holland%20and%20Edward%20Holland%2C%20Jr.%2C%20... Lamont Dozier, producers of twenty-five Top 10 hit singles on the %20%20%20Motown%2C%20also%20known%20as%20Tamla-Motown%20outside%20the%20U.... Motown label in the early and mid-1960s, main creators of the "Motown Sound" with songwriter %20%20%20Edward%20Holland%2C%20Jr.%2C%20... Edward Holland, Jr..
  • %20%20%20Charles%20Hardin%20Holley%20(September%207%2C%201936%26%238211%3BFebruary%203%2C%201959)%2C%20better%20known%20as%20Buddy%20Holly%2C%20was%20an%20American%20singer%2C%20songwriter%2C%20and%20a%20pioneer%20of%20Rock%20and%20Roll.%20%20%20%20... Buddy Holly, one of the first recording artists to control his own production
  • Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis, producers instrumental in the careers of %20%20The%20SOS%20Band%20is%20an%20%20%20American%20%20%20musical%20ensemble%2C%20founded%20in%20%20%20Atlanta%2C%20Georgia%20in%20%20%201977.%20... The S.O.S. Band, %20%20%20%20This%20article%20is%20about%20the%20singer.%20... Janet Jackson, and %20%20%20New%20Edition%20is%20an%20American%20R%26amp%3BB%20and%20pop%20boy%20band%2C%20formed%20in%20Boston%2C%20Massachusetts%20in%201978%2C%20that%20was%20most%20popular%20during%20the%201980s.%20... New Edition.
  • %20%20%20Quincy%20Jones%20(born%20March%2014%2C%201933%20in%20Chicago%2C%20Illinois)%20is%20an%20American%20record%2C%20television%20and%20film%20producer%2C%20musician%20and%20songwriter.%20... Quincy Jones, producer of %20%20%20For%20other%20people%20with%20the%20same%20name%2C%20see%20Michael%20Jackson%20(disambiguation)%20%20%20%20Photograph%20from%20set%20of%20%5CBeat%20It%5C%20video%20in%201983.%20... Michael Jackson's three most successful solo albums, including the current all-time best-selling album, %20%20%20%20%20%20The%20thriller%20is%20a%20genre%20of%20fiction%20in%20which%20tough%2C%20resourceful%2C%20but%20essentially%20ordinary%20heroes%20are%20pitted%20against%20villains%20determined%20to%20destroy%20them%2C%20their%20country%2C%20or%20the%20stability%20of%20the%20free%20world.%20... Thriller.
  • %20%20%20Robert%20John%20%5CMutt%5C%20Lange%2C%20born%20November%2016%2C%201948%20in%20Mufilira%2C%20in%20southern%20Rhodesia%20(now%20Zimbabwe)%2C%20is%20an%20extremely%20successful%20record%20producer%20of%20popular%20music.%20... Robert "Mutt" Lange, produced for %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Def%20Leppard.%20%20%20... Def Leppard, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20From%20left%20to%20right%3A%20Singer%20Brian%20Johnson%2C%20Rhythm%20Guitarist%20Malcolm%20Young%2C%20Bass%20Guitarist%20Cliff%20Williams%2C%20Lead%20Guitarist%20Angus%20Young%2C%20Drummer%20Phil%20Rudd.%20%20%20... AC/DC, %20%20%20Bryan%20Adams%20(born%20November%205%2C%201959)%20is%20a%20successful%20Canadian%20singer%20and%20songwriter.%20... Bryan Adams and the No. 1 selling female singer in history, his wife %20%20%20%20%20Shania%20Twain%20%20%20Shania%20Twain%20(born%20August%2028%2C%201965)%20is%20a%20Canadian%20singer%20and%20songwriter.%20... Shania Twain.
  • %20%20%20Bill%20Laswell%20(born%20December%202%2C%201950)%20is%20a%20prolific%20bassist%2C%20producer%2C%20and%20record%20label%20owner%20who%20has%20collaborated%20with%20hundreds%20of%20musicians%20all%20over%20the%20world.%20... Bill Laswell, produced for %20%20%20%20Note%3A%20This%20page%20contains%20%20%20IPA%20%20%20phonetic%20symbols%20in%20%20%20Unicode.%20... Motörhead, %20%20%20Herbert%20Jeffrey%20Hancock%20(born%20April%2012%2C%201940)%20is%20a%20jazz%20pianist%20and%20composer%20from%20Chicago%2C%20Illinois%2C%20USA.%20... Herbie Hancock, and many others
  • %20%20%20John%20Leckie%20is%20one%20of%20British%20music%5Cs%20most%20prolific%20producers%2C%20having%20worked%20on%20such%20high-profile%20albums%20as%20The%20Bends%20by%20Radiohead%2C%20George%20Harrison%5Cs%20All%20Things%20Must%20Pass%2C%20and%20Pink%20Floyd%5Cs%20Dark%20Side%20Of%20The%20Moon.%20%20... John Leckie, best known for his work with %20%20%20%20%20%20The%20classic%20line-up%20at%20the%20time%20of%20Spike%20Island%20%20%20The%20Stone%20Roses%20were%20one%20of%20the%20most%20influential%20bands%20to%20come%20out%20of%20Britain%20during%20the%20late%201980s%20and%20early%20%5C90s.%20... Stone Roses, %20%20%20Magazine%20was%20a%20UK%20post%20punk%20band%20formed%20in%201977%20by%20Howard%20Devoto%20after%20he%20left%20the%20Buzzcocks%2C%20its%20original%20lineup%20included%20John%20McGeoch%2C%20Barry%20Adamson%2C%20Bob%20Dickinson%2C%20and%20Martin%20Jackson.%20... Magazine, and %20%20%20There%20have%20been%20several%20well-known%20people%20named%20Bill%20Nelson%2C%20including%3A%20%20Bill%20Nelson%20(politician)%20Bill%20Nelson%20(musician)%20%20%20This%20is%20a%20disambiguation%20page%20%26%238212%3B%20a%20navigational%20aid%20which%20lists%20other%20pages%20that%20might%20otherwise%20share%20the%20same%20title.%20... Bill Nelson.
  • %20%20%20Steve%20Lillywhite%20is%20a%20well-known%20British%20music%20producer%20born%20in%201955.%20... Steve Lillywhite, producer for %20%20%20U2%20is%20an%20Irish%20rock%20band%20featuring%20Bono%20(Paul%20David%20Hewson)%20on%20vocals%20and%20guitar%2C%20The%20Edge%20(David%20Howell%20Evans)%20on%20guitar%20and%20pianos%2C%20vocals%2C%20and%20bass%2C%20Adam%20Clayton%20on%20bass%20and%20guitar%2C%20and%20Larry%20Mullen%2C%20Jr.%20... U2, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Dave%20Matthews%20Band%20in%20concert%20%20%20Dave%20Matthews%20Band%20is%20an%20%20%20American%20%20%20jam%20band%2C%20originally%20formed%20in%20%20%20Charlottesville%2C%20Virginia%20in%20%20%201991%20by%20%20%20singer%20and%20%20%20guitarist%20%20%20Dave%20Matthews%2C%20bassist%20%20%20Stefan%20Lessard%2C%20%20%20Leroi%20Moore%2C%20who%20plays%20a%20wide%20variety%20of%20instruments%20from%20the%20saxophone%20to%20the%20flute%2C%20violin%20player%20%20%20Boyd%20Tinsley%2C%20drummer%20%20%20Carter... Dave Matthews Band, %20%20%20For%20the%20drug%2C%20see%20Ecstasy.%20... XTC, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Steven%20Morrissey%20%20%20Steven%20Patrick%20Morrissey%2C%20(born%20May%2022%2C%201959%20in%20Manchester%20in%20England)%20dropped%20his%20forenames%20to%20become%20Morrissey%2C%20the%20lead%20singer%20of%20the%20seminal%20UK%20%5Cindie%5C%20band%2C%20The%20Smiths.%20... Morrissey and others.
  • Sir %20%20%20For%20the%20author%2C%20see%20George%20R.%20... George Martin, producer of %20%20%20%20%20%20The%20Beatles%20appeared%20on%20The%20Ed%20Sullivan%20Show%20in%201964%20as%20part%20of%20their%20first%20tour%20of%20the%20United%20States%2C%20promoting%20their%20first%20hit%20single%20there%2C%20%5CI%20Want%20To%20Hold%20Your%20Hand.%5C%20%20%20... the Beatles and recordings of the %20%20The%20Goon%20Show%20was%20a%20hugely%20popular%20and%20extremely%20influential%20British%20radio%20comedy%20programme%2C%20which%20was%20originally%20produced%20and%20broadcast%20by%20the%20BBC%20from%201951%20to%201960%20on%20the%20BBC%20Home%20Service.%20%20%20... Goon Show. His Goon Show work was what made the Beatles want to work with him.
  • %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Album%20cover%20for%20Melcher%5Cs%20self%20titled%20album%20(1974)%20%20%20Terry%20Melcher%20(February%208%2C%201942%20in%20New%20York%20City%20-%20November%2019%2C%202004%20in%20Beverly%20Hills)%20was%20an%20American%20musician%20and%20record%20producer.%20... Terry Melcher, son of %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Doris%20Day%20%20%20Doris%20Day%20(born%20Doris%20Mary%20Ann%20von%20Kappelhoff%20on%20April%203%2C%201924%20in%20Evanston%2C%20Ohio)%20is%20an%20American%20singer%2C%20actress%2C%20and%20animal%20welfare%20advocate.%20... Doris Day, produced many acts on %20%20%20Columbia%20Records%20is%20the%20oldest%20continually%20used%20%20%20brand%20name%20in%20recorded%20sound%2C%20dating%20back%20to%20%20%201888.%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20... Columbia Records including %20%20%20Paul%20Revere%20%26amp%3B%20the%20Raiders%20is%20an%20American%20rock%20band%20that%20saw%20enormous%20mainstream%20success%20in%20the%201960s%2C%20best-known%20for%20hits%20like%20%5CIndian%20Reservation%20(The%20Lament%20Of%20The%20Cherokee%20Reservation%20Indian)%5C%2C%20%5CSteppin%5C%20Out%5C%2C%20%5CKicks%5C%2C%20and%20%5CHungry%5C.%20In%20the%201980s%2C%20the%20band%20became%20a%20major%20source%20of%20inspiration%20for%20the... Paul Revere & The Raiders, associated with the %20%20%20%20The%20Beach%20Boys%5C%201976%20album%2015%20big%20ones%20%20%20The%20Beach%20Boys%20are%20a%20pop%20music%20group%20formed%20in%20Hawthorne%2C%20California%20in%201961%2C%20whose%20popularity%20has%20lasted%20into%20the%20twenty-first%20century.%20... Beach Boys.
  • %20%20%20Lester%20Melrose%20(December%2014%2C%201891%20-%20April%2C%201968)%20was%20one%20of%20the%20first%20producers%20of%20blues%20records.%20... Lester Melrose, pioneer blues A & R man
  • %20%20%20Willie%20Mitchell%20is%20a%20soul%2C%20r%26amp%3Bb%2C%20rock%20and%20roll%2C%20pop%20and%20funk%20music%20producer%20and%20arranger%20who%20runs%20Royal%20Recording%20in%20Memphis%2C%20Tennessee.%20... Willie Mitchell, producer of numerous 1970s %20%20%20%20%20For%20other%20uses%2C%20see%20Soul%20music%20(disambiguation).%20%20... soul hits on %20%20%20Hi%20Records%20was%20a%20very%20successful%20Memphis%20soul%20label%20in%20the%201960s%20and%201970s%2C%20releasing%20albums%20for%20internationally%20known%20acts%20like%20Al%20Green%20and%20Ann%20Peebles.%20... Hi Records by several artists, including %20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Al%20Green%20on%20the%20cover%20of%20%20%20Let%5Cs%20Stay%20Together%20%20%20Reverend%20Al%20Green%20(b.%20%20%20... Al Green, %20%20%20Ann%20Peebles%20is%20an%20internationally%20acclaimed%20singer%20and%20songwriter%20best%20known%20for%20her%20popular%20Memphis%20soul%20albums%20of%20the%201970s%20on%20the%20Hi%20Records%20label.%20... Ann Peebles, Syl Johnson and others; his productions helped to define the %20%20%20Memphis%20soul%20is%20stylish%2C%20funky%2C%20uptown%20soul%20music%20that%20is%20not%20as%20hard%20edged%20as%20Southern%20soul.%20... Memphis soul style.
  • %20%20%20%20This%20article%20or%20section%20should%20be%20merged%20with%20Les%20Paul%20and%20Mary%20Ford%20%20%20Les%20Paul%20(born%20June%209%2C%201915)%20is%20best%20known%20as%20a%20guitarist%2C%20and%20as%20one%20of%20the%20most%20important%20figures%20in%20the%20development%20of%20modern%20electric%20guitars%20and%20recording%20techniques.%20... Les Paul, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20The%20classical%20guitar%20typically%20has%20nylon%20strings.%20%20%20%20%20%20%20... guitarist and technical innovator in both music and recording, created many common techniques, multi-tracking.
  • %20%20%20Ralph%20Peer%20(May%2022%2C%201892%20-%20January%2019%2C%201960)%20was%20born%20Ralph%20Sylvester%20Peer%20in%20Independence%2C%20Missouri.%20... Ralph Peer, pioneer producer, discovered and recorded the %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Maybelle%2C%20A.... Carter Family and %20%20%20%20For%20the%20singer%20of%20%5CHoneycomb%5C%2C%20see%20Jimmie%20Rodgers%20(pop%20singer).%20%20... Jimmie Rodgers, the singing brakeman
  • %20%20%20%20Lee%20%5CScratch%5C%20Perry%2C%20The%20Upsetter%20in%20Dub%20%20%20Lee%20%5CScratch%5C%20Perry%20(born%20Rainford%20Hugh%20Perry%20March%2020%2C%201936)%20is%20one%20of%20the%20most%20influential%20people%20in%20the%20development%20of%20reggae%20and%20dub%20music%20in%20Jamaica.%20... Lee Scratch Perry, producer for %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Bob%20Marley%20%20%20Robert%20Nesta%20Marley%20(%20%20February%206%2C%20%20%201945%20-%20%20%20May%2011%2C%20%20%201981)%2C%20better%20known%20as%20Bob%20Marley%2C%20was%20a%20%20%20singer%2C%20%20%20guitarist%2C%20and%20%20%20songwriter%20from%20%20%20Saint%20Ann%2C%20%20%20Jamaica.%20... Bob Marley, and influential in the beginnings of %20%20Dub%20is%20a%20form%20of%20Jamaican%20music%2C%20which%20developed%20in%20the%20early%201970s.%20... Dub
  • %20%20%20Nile%20Rodgers%20(born%20September%2019%2C%201952)%20is%20a%20prolific%20guitarist%20and%20music%20producer.%20... Nile Rodgers, Chic guitarist and award-winning producer of many hits of the 1970s and 80s; involved in the sales of over 100,000,000 records
  • Dan Rothchild, producer for %20%20%20Better%20Than%20Ezra%20are%20an%20%20%20alternative%20rock%20trio%20based%20in%20%20%20New%20Orleans%2C%20Louisiana.%20... Better Than Ezra's %20%20%20%20Deluxe%20is%20Better%20Than%20Ezra%5Cs%20first%20album%20because%20Surprise%20was%20a%20demo%20album.%20... Deluxe, %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Fiona%20Apple%20%20%20Fiona%20Apple%20(born%20Fiona%20Apple%20Maggart%20on%20September%2013%2C%201977)%20is%20a%20New%20York%20City-born%20singer-songwriter.%20... Fiona Apple's %20%20%20This%20article%20is%20about%20tides%20in%20the%20ocean.%20... Tidal
  • %20%20%20Frederick%20Jay%20Rubin%20(born%201963)%20is%20a%20record%20producer%20and%20record%20label%20owner%2C%20best%20known%20for%20his%20work%20in%20the%20rap%20and%20heavy%20metal%20genres%2C%20and%20his%20combination%20of%20the%20two.%20... Rick Rubin, producer for %20%20%20%20LL%20Cool%20J%20%20%20James%20Todd%20Smith%20(born%20January%2014%2C%201968)%20is%20an%20American%20hip%20hop%20artist%20better%20known%20by%20his%20stage%20name%2C%20LL%20Cool%20J%20(an%20abbreviation%20of%20%5CLadies%20Love%20Cool%20James%5C).%20He%20is%20best%20known%20for%20romantic%20ballads%20like%20%5CI%20Need%20Love%5C%20as%20well%20as%20hardcore%20rap%20like%20%5CI... LL Cool J, %20%20System%20of%20a%20Down%20is%20a%20heavy%20metal%20band%20from%20Los%20Angeles%2C%20California%2C%20USA%20consisting%20of%20Serj%20Tankian%20(vocals%2C%20keyboards)%2C%20John%20Dolmayan%20(drums)%2C%20Daron%20Malakian%20(guitar%2C%20vocals)%20and%20Shavo%20Odadjian%20(bass).%20... System of a Down, %20%20%20%20%20This%20article%20is%20about%20the%20Thrash%20metal%20band.%20... Slayer, %20%20%20Danzig%20is%20a%20rock%20band%20formed%20in%201987%2C%20whose%20style%20combines%20heavy%20metal%20music%20and%20alternative%20metal.%20... Danzig and %20%20%20The%20Black%20Crowes%20are%20a%20taper-friendly%20rock%20and%20roll%20jam%20band%2C%20formed%20in%201985%20in%20Atlanta%2C%20Georgia.%20... The Black Crowes.
  • %20%20%20Harvey%20Phillip%20%5CPhil%5C%20Spector%20(born%20December%2026%2C%201940)%20is%20a%20highly%20influential%20record%20producer%20of%20some%20of%20the%20best-known%20popular%20music%20of%20the%201960s%20and%201970s.%20... Phil Spector, responsible for the %20%20Wall%20of%20Sound%20is%20a%20phrase%20used%20to%20describe%20the%20effect%20created%20by%20the%20music%20production%20techniques%20of%20legendary%20record%20producer%20Phil%20Spector.%20... Wall of Sound production style, now mainly associated with %20%20A%20girl%20group%20is%20the%20equivalent%20of%20a%20boy%20band%2C%20but%2C%20as%20the%20name%20implies%2C%20featuring%20a%20group%20of%20female%20rather%20than%20male%20singers.%20%20... girl groups
  • %20%20%20Timbaland%20(born%20Timothy%20Mosley%20in%20Norfolk%2C%20Virginia%20on%20March%2010%2C%201971)%20is%20a%20hip%20hop%20and%20R%26amp%3BB%20record%20producer%2C%20whose%20style%20of%20production%20and%20arranging%20was%20very%20influential%20in%20both%20genres%20of%20music%20during%20and%20after%20the%20mid-1990s.%20%20%20... Timbaland, instrumental in the development of %20%20%20Hip%20hop%20is%20a%20cultural%20movement%20that%20began%20amongst%20urban%20African%20American%20youth%20in%20New%20York%20and%20has%20since%20spread%20around%20the%20world.%20... hip-hop and %20%20%20Rhythm%20and%20blues%20(or%20R%20%26amp%3B%20B)%20is%20a%20musical%20marketing%20term%20introduced%20in%20the%20United%20States%20in%20the%20late%201940s%20by%20Billboard%20magazine.%20... R&B music during the latter part of the %20%20%20%20%20%20%20Events%20and%20trends%20%20Technology%20%20Explosive%20growth%20of%20the%20%20%20Internet%3B%20decrease%20in%20the%20cost%20of%20%20%20computers%20and%20other%20technology%20Reduction%20in%20size%20and%20cost%20of%20%20%20mobile%20phones%20leads%20to%20a%20massive%20surge%20in%20their%20popularity%20%20%20Year%202000%20problem%20(commonly%20known%20as%20Y2K)%20%20%20Microsoft%20Windows%20operating%20system%20becomes%20virtually%20ubiquitous%20on%20%20%20IBM... 1990s.
  • %20%20%20Martin%20%5CYouth%5C%20Glover%20(born%20December%2023%2C%201960)%20is%20an%20influential%20record%20producer%20and%20a%20founding%20member%20and%20bassist%20of%20the%20UK%20band%20Killing%20Joke.%20... Youth
  • %20%20%20Norman%20Whitfield%20(born%20in%201943)%20was%20a%20songwriter%20and%20producer%20for%20Berry%20Gordy%5Cs%20Motown%20label%20during%20the%201960s.%20... Norman Whitfield, one of the architects of the %20%20%20Motown%2C%20also%20known%20as%20Tamla-Motown%20outside%20the%20U.... Motown Sound and producer of the label's most successful single of the %20%20%20Centuries%3A%2019th%20century%20-%2020th%20century%20-%2021st%20century%20Decades%3A%201900s%201910s%201920s%201930s%201940s%201950s%20-%201960s%20-%201970s%201980s%201990s%202000s%202010s%20Years%3A%201960%201961%201962%201963%201964%201965%201966%201967%201968%201969%20%20%20%20Events%20and%20trends%20The%201960s%20was%20a%20turbulent%20decade%20of%20change%20around%20the%20world.%20... 1960s (%20%20%20Marvin%20Gaye%20(April%202%2C%201939%20-%20April%201%2C%201984)%20was%20an%20African%20American%20pop%2C%20soul%20and%20R%26amp%3BB%20singer%20who%20gained%20international%20fame%20during%20the%201960s%20and%201970s.%20... Marvin Gaye's "%20%20%5CI%20Heard%20It%20Through%20the%20Grapevine%5C%20is%20the%20name%20of%20an%20R%26amp%3BB%2Fsoul%20song%20that%20resulted%20in%20two%20succesful%20singles%20released%20by%20the%20Motown%20label%3A%20a%201967%20US%20%232%20hit%20by%20Gladys%20Knight%20%26amp%3B%20The%20Pips%20and%20a%201968%20US%20%231%20hit%20by%20Marvin%20Gaye.%20... I Heard It Through the Grapevine"); later noted for his "psychedelic soul" and %20%20%20%20%20%5CDiscoth%26%23232%3Bque%5C%20redirects%20here.%20... disco records with %20%20%20%20The%20%5CClassic%205%5C%20lineup%20of%20the%20Temptations%2C%20circa%201965.%20... The Temptations, %20%20%20The%20Undisputed%20Truth%20was%20a%20%20%201970s%20%20%20Motown%20recording%20act%2C%20assembled%20by%20%20%20record%20producer%20%20%20Norman%20Whitfield%20as%20a%20means%20for%20being%20able%20to%20experiment%20with%20his%20psychedelic%20soul%20production%20techniques.%20... The Undisputed Truth, and %20%20%20Rose%20Royce%20was%20a%20soul%20and%20disco%20band%2C%20most%20noted%20for%20their%20work%20with%20Motown%20producer%20Norman%20Whitfield.%20... Rose Royce.
  • %20%20%20Bob%20Rock%20began%20as%20a%20guitarist%20and%20co-founder%20of%20the%20%20%20Payola%24.%20He%20wanted%20to%20be%20a%20rock%20star%2C%20but%20that%20dream%20took%20him%20into%20a%20new%20realm%20of%20possibility%3A%20He%20became%20Canada%5Cs%20most%20sought%20after%20%20%20sound%20engineer%20and%20%20%20record%20producer.%20... Bob Rock Brought non-mainstream music into the mainstream with bands like Metallica, Bon Jovi, Motley Crue.

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The Producers (musical) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (2369 words)
The 1968 film, The Producers, was adapted as a critically acclaimed Broadway musical by Mel Brooks in 2001.
Overall the musical is much more upbeat and ends more happily, with even the Nazi character Franz Liebkind being portrayed more sympathetically and getting a happy ending.
In 2005, the musical was adapted into a musical film, becoming a movie based on a musical based on a movie about a musical.
The Producers (2005 film) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1456 words)
The Producers is a 2005 film based on the 2001 Broadway musical of the same name, which is in turn based on the 1968 movie starring Zero Mostel, Gene Wilder and Andréas Voutsinas.
The musical sequence that involves Bialystock leading the old female investors marching through the city street is a homage to the finale of Meredith Willson's The Music Man.
A further reference to classic musicals is made in the film to Singin' in the Rain, where the song sung in Sing Sing is "Gotta Sing-Sing", an obvious reference to the well-known "Gotta Dance".
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