This little room has birthed massive hits for Bruno Mars, Cee Lo Green and more

"It's a studio made for songwriting," Ari Levine says of Levcon, the creative home for the Smeezingtons--the Grammy Award-nominated songwriting/production trio comprising mega-star Bruno Mars, Philip Lawrence and Levine. The lattermost member serves as audio-engineer/production guru of the team-the central force behind Mars' two solo albums, 2010's "Doo-Wops & Hooligans" and 2012's "Unorthodox Jukebox," that turned Mars into a pop icon (Mars just scored his fifth No.

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