Rick Rubin

1963 - Today

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Frederick Jay "Rick" Rubin (; born March 10, 1963) is an American record producer and former copresident of Columbia Records. Along with Russell Simmons, he is the cofounder of Def Jam Recordings and also established American Recordings. With the Beastie Boys, LL Cool J, Public Enemy, Geto Boys, and Run-DMC, Rubin helped popularize hip hop music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rick Rubin has received more than 6,291,979 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Rick Rubin is the 8th most popular producer, the 1,282nd most popular biography from United States (up from 1,409th in 2019) and the 5th most popular American Producer.

Rick Rubin is most famous for his work as a record producer. He has produced albums for artists such as Jay-Z, The Beastie Boys, and Johnny Cash.

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  • 38

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Among producers, Rick Rubin ranks 8 out of 89Before him are Harvey Weinstein, Carlo Ponti, Dino De Laurentiis, Simon Cowell, Jerry Bruckheimer, and Phil Spector. After him are Aaron Spelling, David O. Selznick, Gene Roddenberry, René Angélil, Louis B. Mayer, and Albert R. Broccoli.

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Among people born in 1963, Rick Rubin ranks 26Before him are Alejandro González Iñárritu, Thomas Anders, Tori Amos, Peter Schmeichel, Rafael Correa, and Jean-Pierre Papin. After him are Natasha Richardson, Mike Pompeo, Emilio Butragueño, Lars Ulrich, Borut Pahor, and Steven Soderbergh.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Rick Rubin ranks 1,282 out of 15,968Before him are Poul Anderson (1926), Timothy McVeigh (1968), Lucy Liu (1968), David McClelland (1917), Dionne Warwick (1940), and Danielle Steel (1947). After him are Ike Turner (1931), James Baldwin (1924), Jane Russell (1921), Red Cloud (1822), Mark Spitz (1950), and Francis Peyton Rous (1879).

Among PRODUCERS In United States

Among producers born in United States, Rick Rubin ranks 5Before him are Walt Disney (1901), Harvey Weinstein (1952), Jerry Bruckheimer (1943), and Phil Spector (1939). After him are Aaron Spelling (1923), David O. Selznick (1902), Gene Roddenberry (1921), Albert R. Broccoli (1909), Joel Silver (1952), Darryl F. Zanuck (1902), and Irving Thalberg (1899).

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