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Harvey Mason Jr.

Harvey Mason, Jr is a six-time Grammy Award-winning songwriter, record producer and movie producer. He is one half of the hit-making production team The Underdogs, whose past work includes films such as "Dreamgirls," "The Help," "Pitch Perfect 2" and the recent blockbuster hit film "Straight Outta Compton" and NBC's record breaking musical, 'The ... See full bio »

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The Help
The Help Soundtrack
Dreamgirls Music Department
Shark Tale
Shark Tale Soundtrack
Robots Soundtrack


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 2015 Chi-Raq (producer: "I Run")
 2015 Weekly Idol (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.212 (2015) ... (music: "Mr. Mr.")
 2015 Trainwreck (writer: "My Body" - as Harvey Mason)
 2014 Get on Up (arranger: "No More, My Lawd", "O Mary, Don't You Weep, Don't You Mourn", "Steal Away (Steal Away to Jesus)", "Don't Go 'way Nobody") / (writer: "Noho Vibrations", "Sweet Daddy Grace")
 2014 Jessica & Krystal (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- My Sister, My Partner (2014) ... (music: "Mr. Mr.")
 2013 The Voice of the Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.25 (2013) ... (writer: "No Air")
 2012 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 3 (2012) ... (writer: "Beggin'/Turn Up the Music" - uncredited)
 2012 The Footy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Grand Final Footy Show 2012 (2012) ... (writer: "Turn Up the Music" - uncredited)
 2012 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Take on Me (2012) ... (writer: "Turn Up The Music")
 2012 The 54th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Turn Up the Music")
 2012 Think Like a Man (writer: "Slow Down")
 2011 Winnie Mandela (producer: "Bleed for Love")
 2011 The Help (writer: "The Living Proof")
 2003-2011 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Five Finalists Compete (2011) ... (writer: "No Air")
- American Idol 2004 Finale (2004) ... (writer: "What If")
- Episode #3.18 (2004) ... (writer: "Sorry 2004")
- Episode #2.32 (2003) ... (writer: "I Saw Your Face")
 2009 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.39 (2009) ... (writer: "Take You Down")
 2009 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Throwdown (2009) ... (writer: "No Air" - uncredited)
 2008 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round 6 (2008) ... (writer: "No Air" - uncredited)
 2008 More Than a Game (Documentary) (producer: "If You Dream") / (writer: "If You Dream")
 2008 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Results Show: Winner Announced (2008) ... (writer: "No Air")
- The Top 20 Perform (2008) ... (writer: "No Air")
 2006 Dreamgirls (producer: "I'm Looking for Something", "Goin' Downtown", "Takin' the Long Way Home", "Move", "Fake Your Way to the Top", "Big" (Jazz Instrumental), "Cadillac Car", "Steppin' to the Bad Side", "Love You I Do", "I Want You Baby", "Family", "Dreamgirls", "Heavy", "It's All Over", "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going", "I'm Somebody", "When I First Saw You", "Patience", "I Am Changing", "Perfect World", "I Meant You No Harm/Jimmy's Rap", "Lorrell Loves Jimmy", "Family" (Reprise), "Step on Over", "One Night Only", "One Night Only" (Disco), "Listen", "Hard to Say Goodbye", "Dreamgirls" (Finale), "Curtain Call" (Instrumental), "Patience" (End Title Version), "When I First Saw You" (End Title Duet Version))
 2005 Robots (writer: "(THERE'S GOTTA BE) MORE TO LIFE")
 2004 Shark Tale (writer: "Can't Wait")
 2004 Idols! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Workshop #3 (2004) ... (writer: "(There's Gotta Be) More to Life")
 2003 Chasing Papi (writer: "All About Nothing")
 2002 Love Heritage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mil millones (2002) ... (writer: "Tú puedes salvarme (Save me)" - uncredited)
 2000 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 3 November 2000 (2000) ... (writer: "Let Love Lead The Way")
 1998 Down in the Delta (writer: "Believe In Love")
 1996 Phat Beach (writer: "It's Been Too Long")
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Show Show Composer (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
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