Friday, July 10, 2009
Grammy Award winning Producer Nate "Danja" Hills to particapate in the 5th Annual Grammy Camp
Danja And Marcella Araica To Provide Advice To Students Looking To Work In The Music Industry
New York, NY (July 09, 2009)- Two time GRAMMY Award winning Producer Nate 'Danja' Hills will be joining a slew of the music industry's biggest names, as he participates in the fifth annual GRAMMY camp on Sunday, July 12th 2009 at University of Southern California. Danja, who has worked with today's most recognized names including Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, Madonna, Duran Duran, Natasha Bedingfield, Beyonce, Nelly Furtado, T.I. ,Bjork, Ciara, Pink, Mariah Carey, Katharine McPhee, Janet Jackson, and Simple Plan as well as many more, is known for his amazing versatility as a producer which has enabled him to produce smash singles covering different genres of music- from Hip-Hop and R&B to mainstream pop and much in-between. During Hills' participation in the Master Class/Production Workshop, he and engineer Marcella Araica will provide the audience with an insight into his journey leading up to becoming one of the world's most in-demand maestros, and impart valuable advice to the high-school students. Danja will also open the floor to a Q&A which will provide the students a chance to ask him questions about how to best go about pursuing a career in music.
"It's a true privilege to have been invited to participate in the GRAMMY camp and I'm looking forward to sharing my experiences with the students. I hope I am able to inspire the next generation of producers, songwriters, and engineers" says Danja, who recently achieved his 21st #1 single with Keri Hilson's "Knock You Down" featuring Kanye West and Ne-Yo.
More than simply a producer, Hills also shares songwriting credits on many of the tracks he has produced. He also recently embarked on a venture that's sees him spearheading his own imprint- N.A.R.S. (New Age Rock Stars) Records through JIVE Records.
(via press release)
Read more about Nate "Danja" Hills music production career profile here