Karl Martin Sandberg (Swedish: [ˈmǎʈːɪn ˈsânː(d)bærj, - ˈsâmːbærj]; born 26 February 1971), known professionally as Max Martin, is a Swedish record producer, songwriter, and retired singer. He rose to prominence in the late 1990s making a string of hit singles such as Britney Spears's "...Baby One More Time" (1998), the Backstreet Boys' "I Want It That Way" (1999), and NSYNC's "It's Gonna Be Me" (2000).
Martin has written or co-written 25 Billboard Hot 100 number-one songs, most of which he has also produced or co-produced, including Katy Perry's "I Kissed a Girl" (2008), Maroon 5's "One More Night" (2012), Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off" and "Blank Space" (2014), and The Weeknd's "Blinding Lights" and "Save Your Tears" (2019-2021). Martin is the songwriter with the third-most number-one singles on the chart, behind only Paul McCar...
|Also known as||M. Rocker, M. Martin, Martin Karl Sandberg, Martin Sandberg, Martin White|
|Born||26/2/1971 (Age: 50), in Stockholm|
|Label management||Maratone Studios (label founder)MXM Music AB (personal publisher)Oldmara‐MXM (personal publisher)|