Michael Khan

Music Producer | Mixer

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44 Reviews (37 Verified)
Michael Khan on SoundBetter

I'm Michael Khan - music producer/mixer from Virginia based in Los Angeles. I work with labels like Universal, Warner, Spinnin' Records, Revealed Recordings & others. I have 10+ years of experience working in a variety of genres such as Pop, Hip Hop, R&B, Reggaeton, Afrobeat & more. I consider my sound to be very radio & worldly.

Services offered:

Music Production (turn around time - 1-2 weeks depending on song's complexity)
- Producing your song based on the vision for which you desire while giving it commercial presence.
- Producing around a rough vocal and dressing the song in the style you want with the right sounds/instruments that will suit the song best.
- Any post-production work to enhance your song and take it to the finish line.

Mixing/Mastering (turn around time - 3-5 days depending on quantity and track count)
- Mixing and mastering of your song - bringing out the best in your vocal performance making sure your song sounds as great as it possibly can.
- My sound aims toward Top 40 so what I can provide is a clean, pristine sounding mix with a modern touch.

Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.

44 Reviews - 13 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by Brandon G.
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    Working with Michael is always great! He always knows exactly what kind of sound I’m going for! He’s always open for more changes and will make sure that you’re happy with the song. If you want a hit song, definitely would recommend Michael!

  2. Review by Cube M.
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    ALWAYS A PLEASURE TO WORK WITH! Michael has done a great job again. He really makes sure that you're 100% satisfied!! Thanks a lot!!

  3. Review by Garrik G.
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    Working with Michael was amazing! I have worked with a few producers recently, and he is by far the best one I have come across. His sound is so fresh! We are working on a new project right now!

  4. Review by Cube M.
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    AWESOME! This is my second time with Michael and he has nailed it again! Great job!! Next one is coming!!

  5. Review by Josefine P.
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    It was great working with Michael. Quickly he got what I wanted to communicate with the song and he is very good at creating awesome arrangements/tracks. I am very impressed by what he can do. It’s in the details and transitions. And he edited the tracks until I was happy. Very nice guy!
    The only thing was the attention to detail that was missing a bit when it came to the edit of the vocal. It took a lot of listing and highlighting from my side. But everything worked out nicely in the end.

  6. Review by Ben R.
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    I’ve used Soundbetter a few different times and I think of the jobs I’ve had, Michaels delivered the product closest to my envisioned sound ! He was good on delivering on time, and the track sounds excellent! Definite recommend!

  7. Review by Dama Juda
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    Michael is not only a talented producer/mixer, but also a very awesome person. He keeps the process very fun, very pleasant, and more importantly, keeps it stress free experience. I've worked with several producers now and he's constantly been so positive and helpful. Super proud of these 2 songs he's produced!

  8. Review by Ollie
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    Brilliant final product. Great service and amazing patience!

  9. Review by Ken B.
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    It was a pleasure to collaborate with MK as he showed great patience and solid skills in producing my most recent song. Highly recommend !!

  10. Review by cubemedia
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    RECOMMENDED!! Michael has nailed it and turned my demo into a professional Spotify-ready production! He is very communicative, reliable and goes the extra mile to get the job done perfectly! Thanks a lot!

  11. Review by Brandon G.
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    Another great song from Michael! This is my second time getting the chance to work with Michael and he is wonderful to work with! He knows exactly the tone and vibe of the song that I’m going for and I’m never disappointed with the results. He’s also really fast with getting the song done and won’t stop until I’m satisfied. Will definitely be working with him a lot more!

  12. Review by Zuhair A.
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    Very talented, communicative, and patient! would definitely recommend him.

  13. Review by jocelvn
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    Really enjoyed working with Michael again! Had a full prod last time and something simple mixed this time, so he can def get the job done whatever you're thinking of. Again, super good with incorporating what you want it to sound like! Thanks Michael :)

  14. Review by Dama Juda
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    Michael will add original creativity to your songs! He's got all the skills and the ear to create catchy music. He also works very fast which makes this process more exciting! I was super impressed with his constant creativity and output. Thank you Michael!

  15. Review by Alice Lee
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    I'm so happy with the final product Michael gave me! He is a complete professional and was patient and giving throughout the entire process. It was easy to get in touch with him and I always felt comfortable talking to him about any changes or notes. Can't wait to release the song! Thank you to Michael for making it sound mint.

  16. Review by jocelvn
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    Michael was awesome to work with. Creative on his own and super receptive to your personal preferences and feedback as well. We created a cool track. Thanks Michael!

  17. Review by Adrienne T.
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    Michael is the best hidden gem I've ever found! His professionalism and quality of production beyond exceeded my expectations. He is super easy going and very receptive of any suggestions or changes I wanted to make. I wanted to find the right direction to go with my music and his knowledge and creative ability helped me find exactly what I was looking for. There is not enough stars to rate him! Extremely happy I found him and so grateful for the 3 tracks we have worked on so far.

  18. Review by Brandon G.
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    Michael was so great to work with! I gave him a demo and explained how I wanted the song to be like and fortunately he completely understood the vibe I was trying to go for. Also he works really fast and his quality in production is amazing to say the least! I will definitely be working with him again!

  19. Review by Morgan P.
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    Michael is very talented!!!! Michael was excellent to work with because I had a deadline & he communicated with me & worked hard with me to meet the deadline while keeping the quality high. Michael is truly all things talented & professional! What an expert!

  20. Review by Jimi
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    Definitely one of the best producers on here. I would highly recommend him.

  21. Review by DON
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    Great work,hard work,quality of musical ideas perfect A,i need to say that for only 500$ so much and perfect work even to make out of it a worldwide hit...it s a present that no one gets these days.thank you,we ll continue working together100%

  22. Review by Fayana Gayle
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    Michael was very hardworking and willing to work with me to bring my songs to love! He accepted and applied my feedback. Very kind and I enjoyed working with him again.

  23. Review by Ryan N.
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    This is the second track I've worked on with Michael - he's really talented. Has a good ear for what I was trying to do and brought it to life perfectly. Strongly recommend and look forward to getting to work together again in the future!

  24. Review by Elvic
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    Michael did a wonderful job. He worked on my project it was his own. Now my song sounds fantastic. Thank you so much.

  25. Review by Aeron
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    Michael was very understanding and patient in the process, he gave my vocals a professional sound and his ideas of what instruments to add was excellent.

    Recommend.

  26. Review by john
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    I finished another song with Michael and I am always impressed with his pop instinct with songs..looking forward to more. Recommended

  27. Review by Reef Loretto
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    second job w/ michael and excited to work on more!

  28. Review by Reef Loretto
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    Michael was great! He gave my song a fullness I wasn't able to achieve on my own. Super quick mix and master turnaround and was always ready to respond to any messages/questions I sent his way. Looking forward to working with him again soon!

  29. Review by Fayana Gayle
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    Really nice person to message with! Really quick and efficient! I'd love to work with him again in the future with mixing and more mastering!

  30. Review by john
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    I recently finished another song with Michael and I was delighted with the way he developed the song.He sure got that 'Meaty Beaty Big and Bouncy' drum sound that I wanted. Mix was difficult too due to many vocal stems but this is one of his fortes and he did a great job .Book him before the Stars do

  31. Review by john
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    Michael recently remixed and revisited a Xmas song i had done and gave it a nice modern feel and better mix.I recommend him for a variety of jobs

  32. Review by Josh S.
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    Very fast and professional. Mixes sounded awesome!

  33. Review by Ryan N.
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    Michael was excellent to work with. He was quick and did a particularly great job in bringing a professional finish to my song by making it fuller with sounds that complemented what was already there. I'd definitely recommend and work with him again!

  34. Review by john
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    I also came across Michael out of the blue recently but what a talented Producer I discovered.I see people outlining what a terrific Mix Engineer he is and I can't argue but for me its his sense of Modern pop that stands out and his ability to optimise a song and being in tune with writer.I totally recommend him to work with

  35. Review by Omar Alfasi
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    Micheal is the best I ever had, and that's not a cliche.
    I met him by mistake really, I was skeptic about him because the little review rate and all, but ones I gave him a go he surprised me, like a magician really
    one of the best mixing engineers I have work with on EDM music

  36. Review by Aeron
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    Very understanding and professional sounding

  37. Review by john
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    Michael is a very talented modern producer..i gave him a guitar track that he transformed into EDM pop tune. i highly recommend using him…i have given him another track to work on already...Michael is a fantastic producer with a great ear

  38. Review by urbangirlmusic
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    Michael Khan has an excellent production ear! He gets right away what you're wanting to make happen in your song and embellishes upon that with flair and authenticity. Each song he produces for us is so sonically clean and top notch, people at libraries have asked me about it. If I could give more than 5 stars I would! We're definitely going to keep coming back to Michael, because we trust we'll always get a great final product. Plus, he really works with you until you're super happy with the final cut. Thanks again Michael, we just love our new song!

  39. Review by LX
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    LOVED working with Michael Khan! He is professional, outgoing and incredibly creative! He has a great knack for developing melody and lyric ideas. I highly recommend Michael and hope to collaborate with him again!

  40. Review by Dan Ghesser
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    I must say that Michael did a great job on my son's song to make it sound CURRENT! We found Michael easy to work with and he was very accommodating when we had suggestions. I would emphasize that it was Michael's creativity/artistry that elevated a beautiful piano/vocal song to a "radio ready" pop song that's a real winner! We would definitely work with Michael again, and that's going to happen repeatedly! I recommend Michael as a producer to anyone who wants to get his/her music out there for the masses, hands down!

  41. Review by Jazelle Paris
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    Michael is an amazing producer/mixer! I've worked with him on a couple of my latest releases and I'm super impressed with his work! Not only is he great at what he does but he's really easy to work with and is very passionate about the music. He knows how to get the sound you want and knows what's needed to make it sound like a hit!

  42. Review by Joelle S.
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    Michael is truly very talented, he knew exactly the sound I was looking for and made it happen in no time! I'm looking forward to doing more songs, I'm definitely in great hands :)

  43. Review by Sofie Elezaj
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    Hi! I totally recommend working with Michael, he’s reliable, professional and talented! Michael has a great ear and knows how to make your track sound catchy and commercial. I’m glad I chose to work with him on my single.
    /Sofie Elezaj

  44. Review by Mark Dorflinger
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    Me and Michael Kahn have worked together on projects for many years. He delivers the best quality beats with new current sounds that are easy to sing to. He is very easy to work with and trustworthy.

Interview with Michael Khan

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

  2. A: Most of my work consist of producing/mixing. I typically receive pre-written songs from clients and they come to me to re-visualize the song and dress it up to make it fashionable and up to date.

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

  4. A: Max Martin, Pharrell, Timbaland

  5. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  6. A: I always like to take the "Less is more" approach so i've stored most of my keyboards aside which allows me to walk in the studio with a fresh canvas. As long as I have Ableton, Pro Tools and my plethera of sound libraries, I'm able to begin composing.

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

  8. A: Qualities that pertain to the consumers sensibility giving it high value in the marketplace.

  9. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  10. A: Making the song catchy whether it's adding or subtracting elements that will allow it to be more digestable to consumers.

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

  12. A: Pop / World / Latin / Hip Hop

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

  14. A: Write from the heart, that will set you apart.

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

  16. A: Shania Twain

  17. Q: How would you describe your style?

  18. A: Melodic & Worldly

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

  20. A: Since 13 & I never looked back

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

  22. A: Laptop, Headphones, Keyboard, Canoe, Fishing rod.

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

  24. A: What's the vibe we're going for today?

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

  26. A: They ask me how I do it and I tell them it's just magic.

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

  28. A: I enjoy creating and making people's dreams come true. Indigo child

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

  30. A: Too many to name, shout out to all you guys, you're killin' it!

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

  32. A: I signed an NDA.

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

  34. A: I try to be proud of every project and I do my best to play any role that is lacking. Team work makes the dream work.

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

  36. A: I'll listen to your song. Understand the direction you're going for. Let it ferment. Work on it until the wheels fall off.

  37. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  38. A: Clients first assume I'm not classically trained because I always aim for simplicity

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

  40. A: Your songs won't sound adult contemporary.

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I offer 6 free revisions, unlimited-revision option available. First half of job is non-refundable due to time spent on project. My production/mixing work will remain uncredited.

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