“The goal is not to be better than the other man, but your previous self.” Dalaï - Lama
Traxx Hitmaker is a French record music producer based in Canada.
His musical influences are mostly from producers like Pharell Williams, Timbaland, Kanye West or Dr.Dre. He also find inspiration by photographing and exploring vibrant cities such as Montreal where he lives but also Paris, London, New York or Toronto.
Passionate piano player since his childhood, he likes to incorporate many live instruments in his music and analog synthesizers as well.
Prolific producer, he has collaborated since 2004 with many songwriters from France, UK, Canada and the United States. He received his first 3 x platinum certification in 2011 with Colonel Reyel Au rapport (300k albums sold). In 2012, the album Noir Desir from the rapper Youssoupha is double platinum (200k albums sold). Traxx produced Salam on the fourth Youssoupha's album NGRTD, also known as Négritude, which is gold certified in October 2015 (50k albums sold).
April 2019 he received a gold certification for Keblack's album "Appartement 105".
He co-produced the record "A Qui La Faute" by Kery James and the superstar Orelsan. This record will appear on the soundtrack of the movie "Banlieusard" directed by Leila Sy.
This movie will be released exclusively on Netflix in October 2019.
He is actually working on his first solo DJ / Producer project for 2020.