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. He or she has significant creative and technical input into the individual recording or production sessions that are a part of the project. As producer, they will make creative and aesthetic decisions that realise both the artist’s and/or label’s goals in the creation of 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, Vocal production. The following credits are NOT eligible for Producer categories: Executive Producer, Assistant Producer, Associate Producer. Additionally, the person must hold a confirmed writing credit on the project, which may be shared with other contributors. The following credits are eligible: Written by, Co-written by, Lyrics by, Composer, Lyricist.