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List of famous music producers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top music producers in the world? This includes the most prominent music producers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable music producers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic music producers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned music producers.

List people include Klark Kent, Erick Morillo and many more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known music producers to the lesser known music producers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the music producer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous music producers ever?" and "What are the names of famous music producers?" then you're in the right place. (102 items)
A. R. Rahman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Music Producers
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Allah-Rakha Rahman is an Indian composer, singer-songwriter, music producer, musician and philanthropist. Described as the world's most prominent and prolific film composer by Time, Rahman's works are noted for integrating Eastern classical music with electronic music, world music and traditional ...more

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Age: 50

Birthplace: Chennai, India

Profession: Film Score Composer, Record producer, Songwriter, Musician Music Producer, + more

Credits: Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours, The Hundred-Foot Journey, Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India

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#1 on The Greatest Indian Music Directors of All Time

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Rob Zombie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Music Producers
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Rob Zombie is an American musician, film director, screenwriter and film producer. He rose to prominence as a founding member of the band White Zombie which formed in the mid-1980s and rose to fame in the early 1990s. As a solo artist, he has released five studio albums, three compilation albums, ...more

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Age: 52

Birthplace: Haverhill, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Programmer, Songwriter, Musician, Film Producer Screenwriter, + more

Credits: The Matrix, The Matrix Reloaded, House of 1000 Corpses, Daredevil

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Aaron Johnson is a musical director and theatrical orchestrator. ...more

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Age: 38

Birthplace: Maryland, United States of America

Profession: Record producer, Songwriter, Musician, Music Producer Orchestrator

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Shock G is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Music Producers
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Humpty Hump is an actor and musician. ...more

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Age: 52

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Profession: Rapper, Pianist, Musician, Cartoonist Actor, + more

Credits: Digital Underground: Raw and Uncut

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KitsuneĀ² is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Music Producers
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Renard Queenston (real name: David Remmler) is an electronic music producer and founder of his own record label, LapFox Trax (formerly VULPvibe Records), who lives in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. He releases music under multiple aliases including Adraen, Aurastys, Azrael, D-Mode-D, Darius, Furries in ...more

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Age: 27

Profession: Musician, Music Producer

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Keith Kenniff is is an American composer, multi-instrumentalist, and electronic music producer. ...more

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Age: 34

Profession: Film Score Composer, Sound Designer, Music Producer, Composer Writer

Credits: Harvest, Cyclicity, The 3^!651st Day, Blood Brother A Flash in the Tropics, + more

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James Iha is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Music Producers
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James Yoshinobu Iha is an American rock musician. He is best known as former guitarist and co-founder of the alternative rock band the Smashing Pumpkins and for his electric musical projects of recent years, most notably being a permanent fixture of A Perfect Circle. He was most recently a member of ...more

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Age: 49

Birthplace: Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois, Chicago, United States of America United States, + more

Profession: Film Score Composer, Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician Music Producer, + more

Credits: Linda Linda Linda, The Tesseract, Vieuphoria, A Piece of Our Life

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Justin Heathcliff is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Music Producers
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Osamu Kitajima is a musician, music producer and film score composer. ...more

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Age: 66

Birthplace: Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan

Profession: Film Score Composer, Musician, Music Producer

Credits: Captive Hearts, Kokushi Muso

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