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Hot! Just Blaze Says First Time Working With Eminem Was Almost His Last

HardKnock TV with SXSW Music Festival right around the corner Hard Knock TV decided to revisit one of the most talked about panels from last year: Behind the Hit: Inside the Mind of a Producer. The panel featured Just Blaze, Drumma Boy, Salaam Remi, Dan Nakamura aka Dan The Automator and was moderated by Hard Knock TV’s own Nick Huff Barili. This video clip starts of with Salaam Remi talking about chemistry working with Nas, Amy Winehouse, Lauryn Hill.

Just Blaze adds that a big part of being a producer is understanding human psychology and working with creative people. Just shares a story of the first time he worked with Eminem stating: “Big part of being a producer is understanding human psychology… I almost fucked up one of the biggest projects of my career with Eminem in 2010, when he was doing Recovery. I have long-standing relationships with a lot of the artists I work with — a lot of times I can say to certain people ‘Yo, do that verse over’ or ‘You’re a little off beat’ or ‘Your second verse is kinda weak’ and they don’t think anything of it because we have that rapport.

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