Al Shux

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Alexander Shuckburgh
Also known as Al Shux
Origin West London, England,
Genres Soul, hip hop, electronica, R&B, pop
Occupation(s) Producer, songwriter, musician
Years active 1999–present
Associated acts
Website alshux.com

Alexander Shuckburgh, who is also known as Al Shux, is a music producer and songwriter from London, England. Shux has worked with musical artists Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Snoop Dogg, Nas, Plan B, Tinie Tempah and Lana Del Rey.

Career[edit]

In 2009 Shux produced and co-wrote the Jay-Z track "Empire State of Mind", which earned him a Grammy in the Best Rap Song Award category.[1][2][3]

In 2012, Shux scored the music for Plan B's film Ill Manors. Shux also co-wrote and produced seven tracks on Plan B's Mercury Prize nominated album ilL Manors, including the title track which The Guardian hailed as "the greatest British protest song in years."[4]

Discography[edit]

Artist Release Record Label Credit
Banks "Fuck With Myself" Harvest Producer, Writer
Shura "Kidz N Stuff" Polydor Producer, Writer
Lianne La Havas "What You Don't Do" Warner Brothers Producer
Ella Henderson Mirror Man Simco Producer, Writer
Elliphant "Purple Light" ft. Doja Cat TEN/Kemosabe Mixer, Producer, Programmer, Writer
Banks "Drowning" Harvest Producer, Writer
Kwabs "Saved" Atlantic Producer, Writer
Kimbra "Goldmine" Warner Brothers Producer
La Roux "Cruel Sexuality" Polydor Co-Producer/Writer
Katy B "Wicked Love" Sony Music UK Producer/Writer
Lana Del Rey Young and Beautiful Interscope Producer
Elle Varner "Oh What A Night" RCA Producer/Writer
Plan B Ill Manors - Album Atlantic Producer/Writer
Plan B Ill Manors - Film Score Atlantic Producer/Writer
Nas "Roses" - ft. Nikki Flores Def Jam Producer/Writer
Paloma Faith "Freedom" RCA Producer/Writer
Lana Del Rey "This Is What Makes Us Girls" Interscope Producer
I Blame Coco "Party Bag" Island Writer
"Atlantis Found"
"In Spirit Golden"
"The Constant"
Tinie Tempah "Illusion" Parlophone Producer/ Writer
"Simply Unstoppable"
Alicia Keys "Empire State of Mind (Part II)" RCA Producer/Writer
Jay-Z Empire State of Mind ft. Alicia Keys Roc Nation Producer/Writer
Sway " Saturday Night Hustle" ft. Lemar Konvict Musik/ All City Music Producer/Writer
"Back 4 U"
"Little Derek"
"Products"
"On My Own"
"Sick World"
2face Idibia "Go Down There" ft. Sway Hypertek Entertainment Producer/Writer
Lupe Fiasco " Hi-Definition" ft. Snoop Dogg & Pooh Bear Atlantic Producer/Writer
Jamie Foxx "Extravaganza" ft. Kanye West J Records Remixer

Awards & Nominations[edit]

2013

  • Ivor Novello Awards
    • Nominated: Best Contemporary Song Ill Manors performed by Plan B
    • Nominated: Best Original Film Score Ill Manors performed by Plan B
  • Brit Awards
    • Nominated: MasterCard BriSsh Album of the Year Plan B -‐ Ill Manors

2012

  • Mercury Music Prize
    • Nominated: Best Album -‐ Ill Manors
  • MOBO's
    • Won: Best Hip Hop/Grime: Plan B
  • 53rd Grammy Awards
    • Nominated: Record Of The Year -‐ Empire State of Mind
    • Won: Best Rap Song -‐ Empire State of Mind

2010

  • ASCAP
    • Won: Song Of The Year -‐ Empire State of Mind
    • Won: Rap Song Of The Year -‐ Empire State of Mind
    • Nominated: Most Performed Songs Of The Year -‐ Empire State of Mind

2006

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