Also known as Al Shux
West London, England,
hip hop, electronica, R&B, pop
Producer, songwriter, musician
Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Lupe Fiasco, Plan B, Sway, Lana Del Rey, 2face Idibia, Elle Varner, I Blame Coco, Jamie Fox, Nas, Paloma Faith, Tinie Tempah
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.
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, . Shux also co-wrote and produced seven tracks on the Plan B's Ill Manors Mercury Prize nominated album, , including the title track which ilL Manors hailed as "the greatest British protest song in years." The Guardian [4 ]
Discography [ edit ]
Lianne La Havas "What You Don't Do"
Mirror Man Simco
Elliphant "Purple Light" ft. Doja Cat
Mixer, Producer, Programmer, Writer
Goldmine" Warner Brothers
La Roux "Cruel Sexuality"
Katy B "Wicked Love"
Sony Music UK
Lana Del Rey
Young and Beautiful Interscope
Elle Varner "Oh What A Night"
- Album Ill Manors Atlantic
- Film Score Ill Manors Atlantic
Nas "Roses" - ft. Nikki Flores
Paloma Faith "Freedom"
Lana Del Rey "This Is What Makes Us Girls"
I Blame Coco "Party Bag"
"In Spirit Golden"
Tinie Tempah "Illusion"
Alicia Keys "Empire State of Mind (Part II)"
Empire State of Mind ft. Alicia Keys Roc Nation
Sway " Saturday Night Hustle" ft. Lemar
Konvict Musik/ All City Music
"Back 4 U"
"On My Own"
2face Idibia "Go Down There" ft. Sway
Lupe Fiasco " Hi-Definition" ft. Snoop Dogg & Pooh Bear
Jamie Foxx "Extravaganza" ft. Kanye West
Awards & Nominations [ edit ]
Ivor Novello Awards
Nominated: Best Contemporary Song Ill Manors performed by Plan B
Nominated: Best Original Film Score Ill Manors performed by Plan B
Nominated: MasterCard BriSsh Album of the Year Plan B -‐ Ill Manors
Mercury Music Prize
Nominated: Best Album -‐ Ill Manors
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
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
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