Mike Elizondo Talks Working With Dr. Dre & Creating “In Da Club”, Producing On Eminem’s ‘Marshall Mathers LP’, Songwriting + More On And The Writer Is…With Ross Golan

Mike Elizondo, Jr., a Grammy Award-winning producer, songwriter, and musician who has produced mega-hits for 50 Cent, Dr. DreXzibitEminemMary J. BligeGwen StefaniBusta RhymesTwenty One Pilots, and numerous others, is currently the featured guest on the And The Writer Is…with Ross Golan podcast.

During the 90-minute interview, Elizondo revealed he was there when Eminem brought 50 Cent to Dr. Dre’s attention about signing him to the Shady Records / Aftermath Entertainment joint venture deal, detailed his involvement in creating “In Da Club” for 50 Cent’s 2003 debut album Get Rich or Die Tryin‘, and working “The Real Slim Shady” from Eminem’s sophomore album, the Marshall Mathers LP.