Brian Burton aka Danger Mouse has been nominated for a Grammy Award for his production work on the Gorillaz second album Demon Days. The album also features DOOM who collaborated with Danger Mouse on their DANGERDOOM album.
He’s up against Nigel Godrich for his work on Paul McCartney’s new record, Steve Lillywhite for his work with U2 and mega production teams Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis and The Neptunes who are both nominated for a stack of hit records.
Previous recipients of the Producer Of The Year Award include Dr.Dre and The Neptunes. The result of the 48th Annual Grammy’s will be made at a ceremony in February 2006.