Acclaimed music producer and arranger who received greater than a dozen Grammys. He analyzed music theory at Northwestern University or college in Illinois. His 1st Grammy Award arrived for Eric Clapton’s “Switch the Globe,” that was also nominated for the Record of the entire year and Track of the entire year awards. He was raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He began as a program musician for performers like Michael Jackson and his sister Janet, along with Babyface and Cher.