Hugh Padgham

Real Name:
Hugh Charles Padgham
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Born: 15 February 1955, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England.
Producer and engineer from London, UK. He started as tape-operator at Advisions Studios. From there he went to Landsowne Studio and became head engineer. In 1978 he started at Townhouse as a producer and engineer. He has won four Grammy Awards, for Producer of the Year and Album of the Year for 1985, Record of the Year for 1990, and Engineer of the Year for 1993. A 1992 poll in Mix magazine voted him one of the world's Top Ten Most Influential Producers. Padgham co-productions include hits by Phil Collins, XTC, Genesis, The Human League, Sting, and The Police.
He became known with his "gated reverb drum" by adding a large amount of reverberation by pioneering it (with XTC, Peter Gabriel and producer Steve Lillywhite) used most famously on the Phil Collins hit "In the Air Tonight".
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POLD 5028 Hugh Padgham - Setting Sons album art The Jam The Jam - Setting Sons (Album) Polydor, Polydor, Polydor POLD 5028 UK 1979 Sell This Version
062-2406371 Hugh Padgham - Playing For Keeps (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) album art Various We Said Hello, Goodbye (Don't Look Back) Various - Playing For Keeps (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Album) Atlantic 062-2406371 Greece 1986 Sell This Version
PRP-1196 Hugh Padgham - We Said Hello, Goodbye / Stand By Me (Live Version) album art Phil Collins / Julian Lennon We Said Hello, Goodbye Phil Collins / Julian Lennon - We Said Hello, Goodbye / Stand By Me (Live Version)(7", Single, Promo) EMI PRP-1196 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
255 469-2, 2 55469-2 Hugh Padgham - 12"ers album art Phil Collins One More Night (Extended Mix) Phil Collins - 12"ers (Comp) WEA, WEA 255 469-2, 2 55469-2 Europe 1985 Sell This Version
NOW 12 Hugh Padgham - Now That's What I Call Music 12 album art Various In The Air Tonight ('88 Remix) Various - Now That's What I Call Music 12 (Comp) EMI, Virgin, Polygram NOW 12 UK 1988 Sell This Version
VST 102 Hugh Padgham - In The Air Tonight album art Phil Collins In The Air Tonight ('88 Remix) Phil Collins - In The Air Tonight (Single, Maxi) Virgin VST 102 UK 1981 Sell This Version
241 575-1 Hugh Padgham - Schmuse Rock - Save Our Romantic Souls album art Various In The Air Tonight ('88 Remix) Various - Schmuse Rock - Save Our Romantic Souls(LP, Comp) WEA 241 575-1 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
CDP 686-7 93329 2 Hugh Padgham - Remix album art Various In The Air Tonight ('88 Remix) Various - Remix (Comp) EMI, EMI Electrola CDP 686-7 93329 2 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
9031-74605-2, YZ587CD, 9031-74605-2XS Hugh Padgham - Until She Comes album art The Psychedelic Furs Until She Comes (Remix) The Psychedelic Furs - Until She Comes (Single, Maxi) EastWest, EastWest 9031-74605-2, YZ587CD, 9031-74605-2XS Germany 1991 Sell This Version
75021 2364 2 Hugh Padgham - Why Should I Cry For You? album art Sting Why Should I Cry For You ? (Extended Mix) Sting - Why Should I Cry For You? (Single) A&M Records 75021 2364 2 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
AMCD 738 Hugh Padgham - Love And Affection (Remix) album art Joan Armatrading Love And Affection (Remix) Joan Armatrading - Love And Affection (Remix) (Single, Maxi) A&M Records AMCD 738 UK 1991 Sell This Version
397 122 2 Hugh Padgham - The Very Best Of Joan Armatrading album art Joan Armatrading Love And Affection (Remix) Joan Armatrading - The Very Best Of Joan Armatrading (Comp) A&M Records, PolyGram TV 397 122 2 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
5CS-31 Hugh Padgham - WEA Top Hits July 1991 album art Various Until She Comes (Remix) Various - WEA Top Hits July 1991(CD, Comp, Promo) WEA, Elektra 5CS-31 Japan 1991 Sell This Version
MCD 31519 Hugh Padgham - Walkaway Joe album art Trisha Yearwood Walkaway Joe (Hugh Padgham Mix) Trisha Yearwood - Walkaway Joe(CD, Single) MCA Records MCD 31519 UK 1993 Sell This Version
580 859-2 Hugh Padgham - When We Dance album art Sting Fortress Around Your Heart (Hugh Padgham Remix) Sting - When We Dance (Maxi, Single) A&M Records 580 859-2 UK 1994 Sell This Version
CD 0269 Hugh Padgham - Fields Of Gold: The Best Of Sting 1984 - 1994 album art Sting Why Should I Cry For You? Sting - Fields Of Gold: The Best Of Sting 1984 - 1994 (Comp) A&M Records, A&M Records CD 0269 US 1994 Sell This Version
MCSTD 40428, 987 335-2 Hugh Padgham - I'll Be Ok album art McFly McFly - I'll Be Ok(CD, Single, CD1) Universal, Island Records Group MCSTD 40428, 987 335-2 UK 2005 Sell This Version
BFMAR006A/B Hugh Padgham - Archive Rarities Volume 6 album art Paul McCartney Press (UK 10 and 3 more… Paul McCartney - Archive Rarities Volume 6(2xCDr, Unofficial) Beat File BFMAR006A/B Japan 2013 Sell This Version
MM-1004-2 Hugh Padgham - New Moon Over Macca Vol. 2 album art Paul McCartney Press (Hugh Padham Mix) (as Hugh Padham) Paul McCartney - New Moon Over Macca Vol. 2(CD, Comp, Unofficial) Madman (2) MM-1004-2 Unknown Sell This Version

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9124 054 Hugh Padgham - Peter Gabriel album art Peter Gabriel Games Without Frontiers Peter Gabriel - Peter Gabriel (Album) Charisma 9124 054 Australasia 1980 Sell This Version
VL 2233 Hugh Padgham - English Settlement album art XTC Ball And Chain (as Hugh) XTC - English Settlement (Album) Virgin VL 2233 Canada 1982 Sell This Version
VSX 1144 Hugh Padgham - Ball And Chain album art XTC XTC - Ball And Chain (EP, Single) Virgin VSX 1144 Canada 1982 Sell This Version
3218-4 Hugh Padgham - Shaking The Tree: Sixteen Golden Greats album art Peter Gabriel Games Without Frontiers Peter Gabriel - Shaking The Tree: Sixteen Golden Greats (Comp) Virgin, Virgin 3218-4 Uruguay 1990 Sell This Version
none Hugh Padgham - Hit album art Peter Gabriel Games Without Frontiers Peter Gabriel - Hit (Comp) Not On Label (Peter Gabriel) none Russia 2003 Sell This Version
PGCOLCD8089003, PGCOLCD 8089003 Hugh Padgham - Peter Gabriel / Passion (Vol. 2) album art Peter Gabriel Games Without Frontiers Peter Gabriel - Peter Gabriel / Passion (Vol. 2)(CD, Comp, Unofficial) Not On Label (Peter Gabriel), Not On Label (Peter Gabriel) PGCOLCD8089003, PGCOLCD 8089003 Russia Unknown Sell This Version