Ariel Rechtshaid is a Grammy Award-winning producer, engineer, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter. He’s worked with a diverse roster of artists, including Adele, Haim, Sky Ferreira, Vampire Weekend, Charli XCX, Brandon Flowers, Madonna, Tobias Jesso Jr., Usher, Carly Rae Jepsen, Cass McCombs and Justin Bieber among many others. Rechtshaid co-wrote and produced Usher’s 2012 single, “Climax”, which won the 2013 Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance. In 2014, he was nominated for a “Producer of the Year” Grammy and won for his production on Vampire Weekend’s Modern Vampires of the City, which was awarded “Best Alternative Music Album.” And in 2017 he won for his production work on Adele’s 25, which was awarded “Album of the Year.” More recently, Rechtshaid won a Grammy for Best Alternative Music Album for his production work on Vampire Weekend’s Father of the Bride.


Producer • Songwriter

3X GRAMMY® Award – Winner
And Producer of the Year Nominee

Best Alternative Album
Vampire Weekend
Father Of The Bride

Album of The Year

Best Alternative Album
Vampire Weekend
Modern Vampires of the City


“The behind-the-board multihyphenate continues to stay a step ahead of pop’s ever-changing sound”– Billboard

“…one of the most sought after and successful producers in the last decade”
Songwriters On Process

Women In Music PT.III
#1 Billboard Rock Album
#1 Billboard Alternative Album


2020 Production Projects
HAIM Women in Music PT.III
Weyes Blood Rough Trade Session
The Killers “Running Toward A Place”
Carly Rae Jepsen “Heartbeat”
Jim E Stack “Sweet Summer Sweat” ft. Dijon


Currently In – Studio
Vampire Weekend
Sky Ferreira
Amen Dunes
Cass McCombs