Keith Harris is an American record producer, songwriter and musician. Grammy Award-winning record producer, songwriter, music director, touring drummer, multi-instrumentalist and music veteran Keith Harris is the DaVinci behind many of the top recording and live acts on the pop scene today. Producing or writing hits "Meet Me Halfway" and "Imma Be" by The Black Eyed Peas, "It's My Birthday" by Will.I.Am, "American Boy" by Estelle, "Feel Good" by Robin Thicke, "Can't Stop Won't Stop" by Usher, and "Gang Bang" by Madonna, "Be Okay" and "Let's Rock" by Chrisette Michele are just a few of the many songs that platinum selling artists entrusted to Keith for his composing and producing skills.
|Born:||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Origin:||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Genres:||Hip hop, R&B, pop, rock|
|Occupation(s):||Musician, songwriter, producer|
|Labels:||Harris Productions, A&M, Interscope, will.i.am Music Group|
|Associated acts:||Black Eyed Peas, Fergie, will.i.am, Michael Jackson, Jully Black, Murs, Chrisette Michele, Mariah Carey, Estelle, Chris Brown, Nicole Scherzinger, Busta Rhymes, Kelis, Mary J. Blige, Bucky Jonson, Christina Aguilera, John Legend, Macy Gray, Earth, Wind & Fire, Ginuwine, Sérgio Mendes|
About Keith Harris
Notable for his Grammy-winning music production work on the Chrisette Michele single "Be Okay" and the Estelle hit "American Boy," Harris is also recognized for his contributions to The Black Eyed Peas' popular tracks "Imma Be" and "Meet Me Halfway," as well as for his work on
He studied music engineering and production at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts, and began his career as an assistant to New York-based hip-hop producer Richard "Younglord" Frierson.
A drummer as well as a songwriter and music producer, he toured with Fergie and recorded with Earth Wind and Fire and the Pussycat Dolls, among other bands and artists.
He grew up on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois.
He wrote Mary J. Blige's song "About You" (from The Breakthrough album).
Information related to Keith Harris (record producer)
- The Black Eyed Peas
- Fergie (singer)
- Songwriters from Illinois
- Musicians from Chicago