Whether he’s behind the decks in a club, at radio, as a producer, artist, dj, remixer or studio and label executive, HK has been a figure at the forefront of club culture, dance music, electronica and hip hop. He has worked on 5 Grammy® Award winning projects, and over 50 Gold and Platinum records. He is the Producer/DJ/Remixer behind the biggest selling dance compilation series of all time…”MTV Party To Go” Vol.1-6. HK has worked with a Who’s Who of the music industry, and some of his recent productions/remixes include Rihanna, Eminem, Taio Cruz, Katy Perry, Jason Derulo, Kesha, Britney Spears, Kanye West, Black Eyed Peas, B.O.B., Usher, Lady Antebellum, Jay-Z and Santana. HK and his work have been the subject of numerous feature stories in Billboard Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, Radio & Records, Music Technology and others
Lighting Up The Decks and Mixin’ Up The Mistletoe
It's finally here, the weekend before Christmas. By now I hope you decked the halls, got those last minute gifts like Cassadee Pope and are ready to hang with family, friends and truly take in the blessing of the holiday season. For many this year did not go well...
Music Reality Can Be Real Disappointing
For the longest time I couldn't bring myself to watch any music competition show on TV. As someone who spends their life discovering, producing, remixing and programming talent – it was just to difficult for me to watch the fate of talented (and in some cases untalented) people be decided by the public at large.
2012 Top Music Earners
Forbes released its list of highest paid musicians of 2012. Surprisingly, a huge chunk of their money is from outside of the recording studio, often picked up through biz ventures or on tour.
The Stars Are Coming Out For Sandy Relief
It's easy to take jabs at the stars for things like who is dating who this week or OMG! did you see how much weight she gained, or why did she shave her head? But one thing has always stood out with the music industry - when there are people in need they are ready to stand up and help.
The Ladies Are Doin’ It!
Female artists have always been a wicked force in the music industry. But lately they are relentlessly pounding out the hits. Ladies ruling the charts and airwaves include Christina Aguilera, Ke$ha, Pink, Carly Rae Jepsen, Taylor Swift, Rita Ora and Cher Lloyd...
Who Should Go Topless If Their Song Hits #1
Number one with a bullet is the most coveted chart position for any artist on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. For the past five weeks Maroon 5 has held the top spot with their hit “One More Night”. Nipping at their heals for the past four weeks is PSY in the #2 spot with “Gangnam Style”...