Max Martin Biography, Net Worth, Age, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family, Fact, and More

Max Martin

Max Martin is a Swedish record producer and songwriter. He is most known for his work with famous artists and bands like Backstreet Boys, Avril Lavigne, Britney Spears, Taylor Swift, Usher, Katy Perry, and more. He is the second richest music producer in the world.

Max Martin’s Biography And Net Worth

Net Worth                       $400M
Full Name                        Martin Karl Sandberg
Birth Date                        26 February 1971
Age                                    51 years
Birthplace                        Stockholm, Sweden
Profession                        Record Producer, Songwriter
Zodiac Sign                       Pisces
Spouse                               Jenny Petersson
 Active Years                    1990s-Present
Max Martin

Max Martin’s Personal Life

Martin Karl Sandberg was born on 26 February 1971 in Stockholm, Sweden. His mother’s name is Lillemor Sandberg. His father was a police officer and his mother was a middle school teacher. He attended Södra Latin in Södermalm, Stockholm.

Max Career

In 1985, Max joined glam style bank It’s Alive after working with several bands. He discovered his talent for production after meeting Denniz’s PoP. In 1993, Denniz hired him for his record label Cheiron Studios. He produced the second album of the band Ace of Base called The Bridge in 1995. Martin then went on to produce the song Wish you were here by Rednex and other albums by 3T, Army of lovers, and Leila K. He left his band in 1995 after he went into the production business.


Max became famous in the late 1990s. When he worked on a self-titled album by The Backstreet Boys. He participated in the production of their song Quit playing games. His other hits for the band include I want it that way, the shape of my heart. Max wrote, co-produced, and co-wrote all singles & 7 out of 12 songs for their third album called Millennium. After the death of Denniz PoP, Max was declared Director of Cheiron Studio. It was shut down in 1998 after Denniz died. In January 2001, along with Tom Talomaa, Max established a new production company called Maratone. Other hit songs to the credit of Martin are for artist Robyn namely: Show me love and Do you know (what it takes).

He also wrote Its My Life with Jon Bon Jovie and Richie Sambora. Over the years, Martin has worked with several big music industry stars: Marion Raven, Celine Dion, Westlife, Kelly Clarkson, Usher, Pink, The Veronicas, Avril Lavigne, Katy Perry, Jessie J, Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, The Weeknd, Christina Aguilera, Adele, Lady Gaga, Ellie Goulding, Selena Gomez, Adam Lambert, Justin Bieber, Shakira, Demi Lovato, and the list goes on. He has helped some to launch their career such as Britney Spears. He sold 135 million singles collectively on a global scale. Martin has written/ co-written 23 songs that appeared on Billboard Hot 100 and 50 top ten hits in the last two decades.

Max Awards and Nominations

  • He has several award nominations to his name for different songs written by him
  • He has won 5 Grammy Awards
  • Nominated twice for Golden Globe Awards
  • Won 11 ASCAP Pop Music Awards for songwriting
  • Won Polar Music Prize
  • Included in the Hollywood Hall of Fame
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Max Net Worth

Martin has a net worth of approximately $400 million estimated in the year 2022. His main sources of income are royalties from his production & co-production work, and profits from his single album sales. A good history of record production for famous music stars adds massively to his net worth. His production company Maratone alone generates approximately $82 million annually as of 2022.

Max Martin Body Features

Height                   5 ft 8 in
Weight                  78 kg
Eye Color              Green
Hair Color             Dark Brown


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