Tony Black (record producer)

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Tony Black is a record producer, mixing engineer, recording engineer, musician and artist that has contributed to records with sales in excess of 50 million copies. He received a Grammy Award for his contribution to the album The Diary of Alicia Keys in 2005.[1]

Based in New York City, Black was a staff engineer at The Hit Factory from 1993 to 1998 where he worked with artists such as: Michael Jackson,[2] Luther Vandross,[3] Lil' Kim,[4] Notorious B.I.G., Jay-Z,[5] Nas and Wu Tang Clan. After leaving The Hit Factory staff, he continued engineering projects for numerous artists and producers. Recently, he has started a new production company named The Melody Club which encompasses his production and mixing projects.


  1. ^ "This band loves to play". The Gazette. 11 December 2006. Retrieved 15 March 2010. 
  2. ^ "Credits: Blood on the Dance Floor: History in the Mix". Allmusic. Retrieved 15 March 2010. 
  3. ^ "Credits: I Know". Allmusic. Retrieved 15 March 2010. 
  4. ^ "Credits: Hard Core". Allmusic. Retrieved 15 March 2010. 
  5. ^ "Credits: Reasonable Doubt/Hard Knock Life, Vol. 2". Allmusic. Retrieved 15 March 2010.