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Lady Gaga Hitmaker RedOne On Career & Songwriting

Superproducer RedOne talks to the Wall Street Journal's Lee Hawkins about hit-making and how he became one of the top music producers in the world. RedOne, whose real name is Nadir Khayat, has worked with everyone from Lady Gaga, to Pitbull, One Direction, Havana Brown, Jennifer Lopez, Enriquez Iglesias and many others. A native of Morocco, RedOne talks to Hawkins about how his global background helps him write and produce dance songs that become hits across the world.

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Just Blaze Interview: The Business of Beats

Justin Smith, known as music producer Just Blaze, who produces for artists such as Jay-Z and Eminem, talks with Lee Hawkins about his role in VH1’s DJ show, “Master of the Mix” and the lucrative business of beat-making and production. Plus he shows step-by-step how he built the beat for hit song "Higher."

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