As an independent recording engineer who has worked for Death Row Records, Interscope Records, Sony Records, Capitol Records, Universal Music Group and many others, Steve has relationships with some of the biggest moguls in the music business, including but not limited to, Dr. Dre, Eminem, Michael Jackson, Jimmy Iovine and 50 Cent.
Steve has worked on innumerable platinum records like Eminem’s 2002 “Eminem Show”, which was nominated for multiple Grammy’s and won in the category of Best Rap Album. In 2004, Steve opened his own personal recording studio, servicing multi-platinum artists and up-and-coming talent.
In 2007, Steve was hired by multi-billionaire Dr. Henry Nicholas to help form a new record label. As a staff A&R/producer/mixer, he was responsible for handling existing talent and bringing new talent into the system. Currently Steve is developing MyAppDeck and providing Aderra with his extensive contacts in the Music Industry. In addition Steve was recently named Head of US Operations for RTG Ventures, a music centric internet company based out of the UK.
Steve also lectures at eminent Music Institutes around the world under the MixCraft brand on music production, music engineering, mixing and the music business. 50 Cent is quoted on video as saying: "Check out my man Steve B's MixCraft. If you wanna be the best you got to learn from the best." To find out when the next course in your area is please click here.
Steve continues to work with the likes of Dr. Dre, Cee-Lo, Cool&Dre, Timbaland, Scott Storch, J.R. Rotem, Prince, Dave Matthews, Cold Play, Mary J. Blige , Jimmy Jam And Terry Lewis and many more.
Steve Baughman "Steve B" graduated from California State University, Chico in 1995 with a BA in Music, Recording Arts. Michael Jackson, The Pussycat Dolls, Usher, 50 Cent, Destiny’s Child, Pink and Snoop Dogg are just a handful of the top-selling artists that Steve “Steve B” has worked with.