Youngest professional music producer: Brandon Bailey Johnson breaks Guinness World Records record (VIDEO)
EL PASO, TX, USA -- Brandon Bailey Johnson, a 13-year-old American Singer-Songwriter, Multi-Instrumentalist, Composer, Arranger and Producer, from El Paso, Texas, achieved the world record title of "Youngest Professional Music Producer" by working as the sole producer for ReddOak Records, LLC on his commercially released debut album My Journey, according to the World Record Academy.
Photo: Johnson achieved the title of "World's Youngest Professional Music Producer" by working as the sole producer for ReddOak Records, LLC on his commercially released debut album My Journey. (enlarge photo)
The Guinness World Records' record for the youngest professional music producer is Brandon Bailey Johnson (USA), who was aged 12 years, 363 days at the time of release of his debut album "My Journey", on 21 February 2015.
Guinness World Records also recognized the world record for the youngest club DJ \; it is Brandan Duke (b. 10 November 2006, Canada) who played at The Government in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on 15 June 2013 aged 6 years and 217 days. The world record attempt took place at his album release party on February 21, 2015 at the Pizza Joint Downtown, 500 N Stanton, in El Paso, Texas with over 350 individuals witnessing the event.
The musical prodigy demonstrated and described in detail what inspired him to write each song, and how he performed the individual guitar parts (riffs, lead & rhythm, etc...) to each song.
He also explained how he worked 6-8 hours per day in his studio writing, composing, arranging, recording and producing the music on live instruments (guitar, bass, piano, drums and vocals). The young mastermind also served as his own sound engineer and supervised the mixing and mastering process performed by George Ware of MacMoney Studios in El Paso, TX.
Brandon Bailey Johnson is a child music genius who began formal music lessons at the age of eight and was writing songs by the time he was nine. He is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist who plays the guitar, bass, piano, keyboards, drums, percussion, and violin.
The young boy wonder has written and composed over 35 songs and continues to write, compose, arrange, produce, and record new material. Brandon is currently producing four Artists and recording his 2nd album.