With the latest single released by Taylor Swift, “Shake It Off” debuting on the top position of the “Billboard Hot 100”, the super producer Max Martin adds one more smash-hit to his list.
Thanks to the success of Swift’s “Shake It Off”, Martin gets his 18th number one song and the third place within the writers with most number one songs in the 55-year history of the chart.
And thanks to “Shake It Off”, Max Martin also get the third position for sole possession of the most number one songs, breaking a tie of 17 with Mariah Carey.
Martin, is a very busy, writer and co-producer for pop-music house-hold names. Literally, everyone wants a piece of him and his amazing skills.
His first appearance on the so important chart, was back in 1999 with the iconic “…Baby One More Time”, song that made both Max and Britney, rise to stardom.
Names like Adam Lambert and Katy Perry are just some of the people who are always seeking his help when they want a guaranteed top hit.
Here’s a little list of some of his major hits:
‘Nsync, “It’s Gonna Be Me”, 2000
Katy Perry, “I Kissed A Girl”, 2008
P!nk, “So What”, 2008
Britney Spears, “3”, 2009
Katy Perry, “E.T.”, 2011
Katy Perry, “Last Friday Night”, 2011
Maroon 5, “One More Night”, 2012
Well done Max and keep ‘them hits coming because we LOOOOOOOVE IT!!!