Wayne Wilkins

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I have written / produced / mixed songs for Beyonce and many others.. I Have had 20 years Experience as a producer/songwriter and mixing engineer. I love writing music and making records come to life. Our team won't be able to take on everything but would love to hear if we can make what you have better or create something new for your project.

My professional career started at Abbey Road, Townhouse and Olympic where I learned how to record, mix, and produce from the best producers and engineers in the world. Whilst doing that I was in the perfect environment to also use my skills as a classical/Jazz pianist to play on many records. My favorite fact is, the first person I ever recorded vocals for was Tina Turner. I found myself writing and producing records and naturally, mixing them by then was second nature. I learned early on that the secret to a great sounding record is to make sure the right sounds are being used from the beginning before spending weeks on a production. I can help you with that and it naturally ensure you have amazing sounding work. I moved from London to Los Angeles in 2002 which we have now made home. I am still so obsessed with every aspect of music and am in the continual pursuit of perfection and having fun at the same time. We have a great team here and would like to help you if we can

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31 Reviews - 10 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by yves g.
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    Iam working a lot with Wayne and i can say he is very professional and a very good quality in a quick time. So we have a lot of nice business releastion.

  2. Review by Taliah
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    Wayne was wonderful and prompt! The work he did on my song was beautiful. This was my first time using SoundBetter and I am very glad that I tried it. Thanks again Wayne!

  3. Review by yves g.
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    Alos this time Wayne did an amazing Job in a quick time. He is very professional and has unique voices. Looking for a new project with him.

  4. Review by yves g.
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    I was very satisfied, Wayne Wilkins worked very professional on the vocals and delivered very fast for a fair price. I will work for sure with him on new projects.

  5. Review by Nanna M.
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    It´s always great to work with Wayne!

  6. Review by Yasmina C.
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    Wayne is a fantastic producer, he’s super talented and creates quality music. He knows how to achieve what you’re envisioning and does it to the highest quality.
    His experience, talent and commitment make him amazing to work with!

  7. Review by Tim G.
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    Wayne is a very talented mixer and the song sounded amazing!

  8. Review by Tim G.
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    Second project with Wayne and he does an amazing job!

  9. Review by Patrick G.
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    • Wayne is absolutely amazing! He transformed my song and brought life to it and I am well satisfied. He is fast and delievers his promise in a very professionalway.  His ability to interpret the overall vibe, vision and goal was effortless... AND he took the time to add vital improvement to my hook and it came out well. When I looked at his profile and his never-ending list of excellent reviews, I told myself that this is the right guy. I cant wait to do another project with him. I recommend hi

  10. Review by Tim G.
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    Wayne is a great writer and can really bring the music alive. For sure was able to create something that I was super happy with!

  11. Review by Nanna M.
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    It was great working with Wayne again. He has a lot of patience which I really appreciate. Hope to work together, again! Thank you!

  12. Review by Rae L.
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    Amazing, stellar work all the way around..

  13. Review by Nick P.
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    It was a little dream come true working with Wayne! He was very nice and incorporated any crazy idea I had for this special project. The quality of work is brilliant and he is a super talented guy who knows his stuff and DELIVERS!!! 100% recommendation!!

  14. Review by Michael G.
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    Wayne elevated our track so much. Honestly, the whole experience of working with him was perfect. He was patient, personable, and the quality of his work is incredible. Will definitely work with him again in the future.

  15. Review by Lucas B.
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    What a great experience working with Wayne.
    the song is INCREDIBLE.
    Looking forward to collaborate with him for other many other great hits.

  16. Review by Charles G.
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    A very gifted artist. Wayne genuinely listens to your vision and makes it come to life. When tweaks are desired its easy to communicate with him and achieve the desired results. I highly recommend his services.

  17. Review by Keith B.
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    He was great to work with and patience and answer all my question. I strongly recommend him to mix and mastering and the work came out beautiful.

  18. Review by Cadrall L.
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    Easy and awesome to work with.

  19. Review by Charles G.
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    Wayne produced top quality work. You won't be disappointed.

  20. Review by Ali S.
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    Wayne Wilkins is an absolute genius, he took my idea, refined my lyrics and gave me the best sound to match the theme that I'm looking for my song. Definitely working with him again.🤩

Interview with Wayne Wilkins

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: I worked on Beyonce's single 'Sweet Dreams' It's something I'm very proud of as I worked on the writing, production and mixing

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: Currently developing an artist

  5. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  6. A: Kevin Anyaeji - amazing writer, producer and mix/master engineer Shelley Segal - A wonderful vocalist and songwriter Prince Chapelle - producer/writer/vocal production

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: A mix of both!!

  9. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  10. A: I promise to work hard on your music, I know what artists put in to commit to their craft.

  11. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  12. A: The freedom to create something new every day

  13. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  14. A: Often clients want to know if there is a secret or shortcut to getting the right sound. The only secret and it's not a secret is persistance, practice, hard work and aiming to be better every time

  15. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  16. A: Are you working to a deadline? Do you have reference tracks?

  17. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  18. A: Have your files ready as well as some reference tracks, know what you are looking for and just hit me up! I'm here and ready to help!

  19. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  20. A: CL1B Telefunken Mic Distressor Neve1073 Apollo

  21. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  22. A: I've been in the industry for over 20 years Worked as a mixer, songwriter, producer https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wayne_Wilkins

  23. Q: How would you describe your style?

  24. A: Alt / Pop

  25. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  26. A: I'm very blessed to have worked the artists I have collaborated with so far

  27. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  28. A: Vocals should always be the main focus point in a good pop song

  29. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  30. A: Top40, commerical pop music and some great indie artists as well

  31. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  32. A: My biggest strength would be coming to a song with a unique perspective and getting a strong vibe quickly in the studio.

  33. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  34. A: I bring over 20 years of experience having worked on multiple number 1 songs, writing, producing and mixing for legendary artists, understanding all elements of what is required to create a hit song

  35. Q: What's your typical work process?

  36. A: Once I start working with a client I make sure I understand what they are looking for with the project and work hard to get something that we both love that is also commercially competitive. Everybody's creative process is different so I'm flexible to work with the client's needs.

  37. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  38. A: I have a private studio in the hills of Calabasas. I work predominantly in logic and use a telefunken mic along with many others. I have a live space big enough to accommodate drums and I have a baby grand in studio as well. Tube tech compressor, CL1B compressor and Neve preamps The studio has a range of guitars, percussion instruments and a dope view

  39. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  40. A: I'm trained as a pianist so I have a deep love of classical music and jazz. I'm inspired by all the greats. I love Oscar Peterson.

  41. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  42. A: My main focus is on production and mixing. I trained for years under Mark "Spike" Stemt

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Beyonce - Sweet Dreams

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