Pharrell Williams, Stargate, Swizz Beatz are undeniably hit producers from the 21st century. In this course, you will dive in deep to study and learn from these master music producers.
Your mentor, Adam McInnis, dissects and examines some of their best hit songs for you to uncover what makes them each unique.
You will understand what elements they tend to use in their songs to reveal their "signature sound" recipe so you can integrate it into your own productions for you to use in the studio.
You'll create a working blueprint of each producer so you can reference back to it whenever you feel like you are stuck or having writer's block.
Finally, you'll wrap up the course by using what you've learned to create a new song modeled after the producers.
Although this is a live course, if you can't attend the sessions, you'll get access to the replays. This course runs from March 22nd - 24th each day starting at 3 pm PT / 6 pm ET for 3 hours.
About Adam McInnis
Recently Adam has been dominating the sync world with placements as a songwriter, producer, and artist in blockbuster movies such as Hobbs & Shaw, Beyond the Lights, & Unfriended "Dark Web". As well as penning the songs "Wonder Years" w/ Fedde Le Grande and "Rainbow", in the movie LEAP! which has gained over 70 million views. As an artist and producer, he's placed tracks on Vh1, MTV, HBO, ESPN, Fox, ABC, CMT, E!, NCAA, UFC, Nintendo, Winterfresh, BMW, Netflix, Golf Channel, and Xbox, to name a few.
His ability to blend styles of soul, rock, country, pop, and blues has led to co-writes and cuts with hitmaking songwriters Kara DioGuardi, Cutfather, Chantal Krezuviak, Helen Darling, J-Rock, Mario Marchetti, Jimmy Robbins, Autumn Rowe, Greg Curtis, Adam Zelkind, and more. Most recently, Adam co-produced and co-wrote the hit song “Next Level” with Mario Marchetti which was interpolated by the Kpop group Aespa.
Why you should study Pharrell Williams
Pharrell is a rapper, record producer, singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur who has been widely referred to as one of the most influential and successful music producers of the 21st century having had a significant impact on the sound of modern popular music. Williams has received numerous accolades over the years winning a total of 13 Grammy Awards, including three for Producer of the Year, Non-Classical. He is also a two-time Academy Award nominee for Best Original Song and Best Picture.
He was part of the duo group The Neptunes, the lead vocalist of N.E.R.D., and featured on the song "Blurred Lines" with Robin Thicke and T.I. His song "Happy" was the lead single for the soundtrack of the film Despicable Me 2 and was featured on Daft Punk's single "Get Lucky", which won Record of the Year and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance at the Grammy Awards.
Why you should study Stargate
Stargate is an R&B, pop, and hip hop production and songwriting team composed of Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen. They've produced or written for Michael Jackson, Mariah Carey, Lionel Richie, Wiz Khalifa, Britney Spears, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Selena Gomez, Rita Ora, Normani, Mis-Teeq, Celine Dion, Blue, Janet Jackson, Shakira, Jennifer Lopez, Sam Smith, Mary J. Blige, Ne-Yo, Katy Perry, Coldplay, Pink, Sia, Whitney Houston, Nas, Chris Brown, Khalid, Charli XCX, Trey Songz and others.
In total, 11 of their songs have hit number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. This duo has also produced and co-wrote Beyoncé's worldwide hit single "Irreplaceable", which topped the Billboard Hot 100 for 10 consecutive weeks and "Firework" for Katy Perry. Throughout their career, they have been noted for their extensive work with Rihanna by writing and producing four consecutive Billboard Hot 100 number 1 singles.
Why you should study Swizz Beatz
Swizz Beatz is a record producer, rapper, and businessman who first embarked on his musical career as a DJ but started to gain recognition through his family's record label Ruff Ryders and friendship with DMX. With a career spanning over two decades, he's produced several hit singles in hip hop, pop, soul, rock, and R&B for artists including DMX, Eve, Jay-Z, Beyoncé, Styles P, Cassidy, Busta Rhymes, Kanye West, and T.I.
He's been nominated for six Grammy Awards while taking home two for Producers & Engineers Wing Award with his wife Alicia Keys and Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for "On to the Next One" teaming him with Jay-Z.
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