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Max Martin Scores 18th No. 1 On Billboard Hot 100

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April 23:  Max Martin on stage with ASCAP vice president Marc Emert-Hutner and ASCAP executive vice president John Titta to recieve the ASCAP Song Writer of the Year Award at the 2014 ASCAP Pop Awards at Lowes Hollywood Hotel in Hollywood, California. 

The co-writer and co-producer of Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' increases his impressive tally of leaders.

With the No. 1 debut of Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off" on the Billboard Hot 100, the song's co-writer and co-producer, Max Martin, adds yet another chart-topping achievement to his resume.

Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' Debuts At No. 1 On Hot 100