You need a talented artist to bring a track to life, but it takes the right producer to add the subtle nuances to make it worthy of being on repeat for weeks on end.

In honor of Black Music Month, here are some of the highest grossing producers in music that give your favorite songs that extra flavor that leaves you singing along every time they come on:


Lauren Levine is a freelance writer who has contributed to publications and websites including The Charlotte Observer, U.S. News & World Report, American Way magazine, The Huffington Post, Hello Giggles, Bustle, Thrillist, Thought Catalog, The Charlotte Observer, U.S. News & World Report, and others.


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