Mark Ronson Explains Why Being a Producer Is Emotionally Challenging

 has produced some of the most memorable songs of several of the biggest artists of this millennium from Amy Winehouse to Bruno Mars to Lady Gaga.

In a recent roundtable hosted by the Hollywood Reporter he admitted those great tracks are often born out of an artist’s struggles, which can be conflicting for a producer.

"Life will always find a way to deal you a s**t hand now and then. That's the good thing - the well won't run dry," he explains. "I get to sort of tap into their well of giant emotion for a little while. And sometimes it's not even fair because I'm going along for the ride on their horrible, tragic life experiences."

Mark’s latest production, Miley Cyrus’ new song "Nothing Breaks Like a Broken Heart" is out Friday.


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