For a producer of qualifying productions as defined below (“Definitions of Eligibility”).
This person will have produced AND written or co-written the nominated song(s), but they must NOT be the featured artist for any of the recordings. They have significant creative and technical input into the individual recording or production sessions that are a part of the project. As producer, they will have made creative and aesthetic decisions that realise both the artist’s and/or label’s goals in creating the musical content. Other duties may include: keeping budgets and schedules, adhering to deadlines, hiring musicians, singers, studios and engineers.
The following credits are eligible: Producer, Co-Producer, Additional Production.
Additionally, the person must hold a confirmed writing credit on the project, which may be shared with other contributors. The following writer credits are eligible: Written by, Co-written by, Lyrics by, Composer, Lyricist.
The following credits are NOT eligible for Producer categories: Executive Producer, Assistant Producer, Associate Producer.