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THR Names Music's 35 Top Hitmakers

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    Pop's Top 35 Hitmakers
    Hitmakers Max Martin - P 2013
    Max Martin with Katy Perry
    Max Martin

    This story first appeared in the Feb. 15 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

    By any subjective standard, Sweden's Martin (ne Martin Karl Sandberg) deserves his No. 1 ranking as music's top hitmaker. Objectively, though, the numbers don't lie: 135,433,000 singles sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan, with more than 38 songs topping a million units.

    To find out more about Max Martin's profile, click here.

    Click here to read THR's complete Pop's Top 35 Hitmakers list.

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