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Famous Record Producers from South Africa

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List of notable or famous record producers from South Africa, with bios and photos, including the top record producers born in South Africa and even some popular record producers who immigrated to South Africa. If you're trying to find out the names of famous South African record producers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These record producers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known record producer from South Africa is included when available.

This list below has a variety of people in it, from Peter Gabriel to Trevor Rabin.

This historic record producers from South Africa list can help answer the questions "Who are some South African record producers of note?" and "Who are the most famous record producers from South Africa?" These prominent record producers of South Africa may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected South African record producers.

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  • Terence William "Blondie" Chaplin (born 7 July 1951) is a singer and guitarist from Durban, South Africa, where he played in the band The Flames in the mid-to late-1960s. He became known to international audiences in the early 1970s as a singer and guitarist for The Beach Boys. He is a long-term backing vocalist, percussionist, and acoustic rhythm guitarist for English band The Rolling Stones on their recordings and tours over a 15-year period, starting in 1997. To date he has released two solo studio albums....  more
    • Age: 69
    • Birthplace: Durban, South Africa
  • Busi Mhlongo (28 October 1947 – 15 June 2010 ), born as Victoria Busisiwe Mhlongo, was a virtuoso singer, dancer and composer originally from Inanda in Natal, South Africa....  more
    • Age: Dec. at 63 (1947-2010)
    • Birthplace: Inanda, South Africa
  • Clive Ian Calder (born 13 December 1946) is a South African-born British billionaire record executive and businessman primarily known for co-founding the Zomba Group with Ralph Simon, and its subsidiary Jive Records. ...  more
    • Age: 73
    • Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Dino Sofos is a London based Sound Designer, Composer and Multi-instrumentalist, working in Film, Television and Digital Content....  more