Arts & Entertainment Industry Forum: Ron Harris

Multi-platinum producer, songwriter, engineer Ron Harris (Christina Aguilera, LaRue) speaks with students about his career in production (03/07/2016).

About Ron Harris

Multi-platinum producer, songwriter, engineer Ron Harris is a native of Chicago and has been a prolific producer of blues, pop, and R&B for the past four decades. He is best known for his work on Christina Aguilera, the self-titled debut studio album by singer Christina Aguilera. Harris is credited as producer, engineer, keyboards, programming, and drum programming, particularly for the track "So Emotional." The album incorporates dance-pop and teen pop genres, and earned Aguilera a Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2000. Christina Aguilera debuted at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200 and has been certified octuple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA); worldwide, the album sold over 20 million units - one of the best-selling international albums of all time.