Producer Dallas Austin Joins Eric Podwall Management Roster

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JC Chasez and Eric Podwall attend the 22nd Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on March 2, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. 

Grammy-winning producer Dallas Austin, whose credits include TLC's "Creep," "Just Like a Pill" by Pink and "Hit 'Em Up Style (Oops!)" by Blu Cantrell, has signed with Eric Podwall for management.

Longtime talent and music manager Podwall represents Matthew Morrison, Smokey Robinson, JC Chasez and Chace Crawford among others.

Austin, a native of Georgia who's long been affiliated with the Atlanta music scene, has worked with such artists as Boyz II Men, Michael Jackson, Monica, Madonna and Gwen Stefani. Grammy-nominated albums he's helmed include Brandy's Never Say Never in 1998, Monica's The Boy Is Mine, which was included in the record of the year category the same year, TLC's 1992 debut Ooooooohh…On The TLC Tip, for which Austin earned his first Grammy for best R&B album, and Gwen Stefani's 2005 solo album Love.Angel.Music.Baby.

In recent years, Austin has segued to film co-producing soundtracks for Boomerang (1992), White Men Can't Jump (1992), Nutty Professor (1996) and Drumline (2002).