January 12 is the 20th anniversary of Britney Spears' debut album ' Baby One More Time'. Here's how it set alight the career of Max Martin, the greatest pop producer of all time. T wenty years ago, Stockholm was littered with aspiring US pop stars. Bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, they left the comfort of home to make a career pilgrimage to the now-closed Cheiron Studios. They would emerge a few weeks later with songs that not only changed their lives, but became part of pop-culture history. The primary reason for that was Max Martin , an enigmatic, long-haired, former hard-rocker turned uber-music-producer.
Swedish songwriter, record producer and singer Max Martin has been on a monster pop hitmaking roll since the mids, thanks to songs he wrote solely or co-wrote—and often produced--that have been made famous by the likes of Britney Spears " He's been so successful that since he's had a hand in writing 22 Billboard Hot chart-toppers and is behind only Paul McCartney and John Lennon with the most No. Martin was born Karl Martin Sandberg in Stockholm in As a teenager he sang in various bands before fronting the glam-metal band It's Alive in , and eventually dropped out of high school to concentrate on a music career. Hired by Cheiron in , Martin spent two years in the studio learning record production and working on recordings by artists including Rednex, Ace of Base, 3T, Army of Lovers and Leila K.
This is a list of Swedish record producer Max Martin 's songwriting and production credits. The following singles peaked inside the top ten on the Billboard Hot and Hot Airplay. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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