A top producer in the rap world, Keith Shocklee appeared in Rolling Stone Magazine's “500 Greatest Albums of All Time” for “It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back,” and “500 Greatest Songs of All Time” for “Bring the Noize” and “Fight the Power.” No small feat in the midst of today's information overload.
Shocklee has produced top-charting albums for artists such as Public Enemy, Ice Cube, LL Cool J, Bell Biv DeVoe and Third Bass, and acted as Executive Producer for Xzibit’s “Full Circle.”
Also well-known for his remix artistry, Keith has "re-produced" for top acts including Janet Jackson, Run DMC, Sinéad O’Connor, Peter Gabriel, The Neville Brothers, Paula Abdul, and Ziggy Marley.
Shocklee's music contributes to the success of many motion picture soundtracks. His work is heard in hit movies such as Spike Lee’s “Do The Right Thing” and “He’s Got Game” as well as "Jarhead," "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs," and "Jackass: The Movie."
Called upon for his creativity in all media, Keith has also scored popular ad campaigns for “Nike,” featuring Charles Barkley and “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised,” featuring KRS-One.
Keith Shocklee is based out of Studio 251 in New York City.