Luis Resto (musician)

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Luis Resto
Birth name Luis Edgardo Resto
Born (1961-07-22) July 22, 1961 (age 53)
Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.
Origin Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Genres Hip hop Pop Jazz World Classical
Occupations Musician, producer, songwriter
Instruments Keyboard, sampler drums, percussion
Years active 2000–present
Labels Shady Records, Resto World Music
Associated acts Eminem, Don Was, Was (Not Was), Patti Smith
Website www.luisresto.com

Luis Edgardo Resto (born July 22, 1961) is a Detroit-based musician, producer and keyboardist who has worked closely with rapper Eminem since his third major-label album The Eminem Show. He is of Puerto Rican descent, with both of his parents from Puerto Rico, and was raised in Detroit (Garden City), Michigan. He has played the keyboard for several Eminem-produced tracks and is credited for additional production on most Eminem-produced tracks on Encore. Resto released his own solo LP titled "Combo De Momento", and was released under his own imprint Resto World Music in May 18, 2010.[1]

His brother Mario Resto is also a musician, and has worked with him in several projects, along with musicians Paul Nowinski and Keith LeBlanc, who worked in the LP "Combo De Momento".

Discography[edit]

  • "Combo De Momento" (May 18, 2010)

Production credits[edit]

2002[edit]

01. "Lose Yourself" (Credited as "Additional Production")
05. "Places To Go" (Additional production and keyboards)

2003[edit]

09. "Moment Of Clarity" (Additional production and keyboards)

2004[edit]

02. "Evil Deeds" (Intro keyboards)
04. "Yellow Brick Road" (Additional production and keyboards)
05. "Like Toy Soldiers" (Additional production and keyboards)
07. "Puke" (Additional production and keyboards)
08. "My 1st Single" (Additional production and keyboards)
15. "Spend Some Time" (Additional production and keyboards)
16. "Mockingbird" (Additional production and keyboards)
17. "Crazy In Love" (Additional production and keyboards)
18. "One Shot 2 Shot" (Additional production and keyboards)
20. "Encore/Curtains Down" (Additional keyboards)
  • Eminem - Encore (Bonus CD released November 12, 2004)
01. "We As Americans" (Additional production and keyboards)
02. "Love You More" (Additional production and keyboards)
03. "Ricky Ticky Toc" (Additional production and keyboards)
01. "Soldier Like Me (Return of the Soulja)"
02. "The Uppercut"
03. "Out on Bail"
04. "Ghetto Gospel"
05. "Black Cotton"
06. "Loyal to the Game"
07. "Thugs Get Lonely Too"
08. "N.I.G.G.A. (Never Ignorant about Getting Goals Accomplished)"
09. "Who Do You Love?"
10. "Crooked Nigga Too"
11. "Don't You Trust Me?"
12. "Hennessy"
13. "Thug 4 Life"

2005[edit]

02. "In My Hood"
04. "I'm Supposed To Die Tonight"
10. "Ski Mask Way"
16. "My Toy Soldier"
02. "Wake Up"
03. "Violent"
05. "Lay Down"
06. "Snitch"
08. "Ballad Of Obie Trice"
09. "Jamaican Girl"
10. "Kill Me a Mutha"
12. "All of My Life"
13. "Ghetto"
14. "There They Go"
17. "Everywhere I Go"
18. "Obie Story"

2007[edit]

06. "Pistol Poppin'" Feat Eminem (Prod. by Eminem & Luis Resto)

2009[edit]

17. "Beautiful"
4. "Elevator"
8. "Drop the World (featuring Eminem)

2010[edit]

12. "Airplanes, Part II" (featuring Eminem and Hayley Williams of Paramore)
5. "W.T.P."
7. "Not Afraid"
17. "Where I'm At"

2011[edit]

01. "Welcome 2 Hell"
02. "Fast Lane
03. "The Reunion"
04. "Above the Law"
06. "A Kiss"
07. "Lighters" (featuring Bruno Mars)
09. "Loud Noises" (featuring Slaughterhouse)

2013[edit]

  • Eminem - The Marshall Mathers LP 2
04. "So Much Better"
10. "Brainless"
11. "Stronger Than I Was"

Business ventures[edit]

  • Resto World Music

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