As EDM has grown at an incredible rate over the past 5 years we have watched how this years 2014 Grammy Awards Proved That One Man Was Behind All the Biggest Pop songs and music in 2014. It was an award that said the most about the state of pop.
It revealed that one man is behind our Pop music’s dominant sound: Swedish music producer and songwriter Max Martin. He rose to prominence in the mid-1990s after crafting a producing major hits for artists like the Backstreet Boys, N Sync, and Britney Spears. He has also worked with Christina Aguilera, Avril Lavigne, Pink, and Céline Dion to name a few. You could technically say he is a ghost producer, But he gets credit on all the songs he writes so technically hes not a ghost producer.
Top Pop Hit Songs by Max Martin
Since 1999, Martin has wrote and co-written 19 Billboard top 100 songs that hit #1 “Shake It Off” by Taylor Swift, and “One More Night” by Maroon 5. Martin produced and co-wrote 7 of 13 songs on Taylor Swift’s 1989, 10 of the 13 songs on Katy Perry’s Prism and the biggest hits like Ariana Grande’s “My Everything”, “Problem” and “Love Me Harder”. Max co-wrote Jennifer Lopez’s comeback “First Love,” earworm. Shakira’s World Cup anthem “Dare (La La La)” and Pitbull’s “Wild Wild Love,”. And here are a few more
- “Bang Bang” by Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj
- “Break Free” by Ariana Grande featuring Zedd
- “Dark Horse” by Katy Perry featuring Juicy J
- “Problem” by Ariana Grande featuring Iggy Azalea
- “Shake It Off ” by Taylor Swift
- “Blank Space” by Taylor Swift
Since the 1940s, the Swedish government has offered high-quality music education and training for almost all of its citizens in subsidized after-school programs. usually this entails a small fee but the prices are still incredibly low. It fits the government’s democratic goal to ensure every student has an equal opportunity.
“I have public music education to thank for everything,”