Dr. Luke

Łukasz Gottwald ( Łukasz Sebastian " Luke" Gottwald, artist name, Dr. Luke ;) ( born September 26, 1973 in Westerly, Rhode Iceland ) is an American musician, songwriter and producer of Polish descent, which, among others, Max Martin to many hits was involved.

These include Kelly Clarkson Behind These Hazel Eyes, The Veronicas ' 4 Ever and P! Nk Who Knew and U Ur Hand and last but not least Katy Perry's I Kissed a Girl and Hot N Cold. In addition, Gottwald and Martin work together with Paris Hilton. For the soundtrack of Eragon - The Eragon he co-wrote the song with Avril Lavigne Keep Holding On and worked on their album The Best Damn Thing.

Selected song examples

  • Kelly Clarkson: Since U Been Gone - Co-Songwriter/Co-Produzent
  • Kelly Clarkson: Behind These Hazel Eyes - co-songwriter with Max Martin and Kelly Clarkson / co- producer with Max Martin
  • Avril Lavigne: Girlfriend - Produced by Dr. Luke / co- songwriter Avril Lavigne
  • Lady Sovereign: Love Me or Hate Me - songwriter / producer
  • Katy Perry: I Kissed a Girl - co-songwriter with Max Martin and Cathy Dennis / Producer
  • Katy Perry: Hot N Cold - songwriter / co- producer with Max Martin
  • Miranda Cosgrove: Kissin U - songwriter: Miranda Cosgrove, Lukasz Gottwald (Dr Luke ), Claude Kelly
  • ! Nk: Who Knew - Co-Songwriter/Co-Produzent Max Martin
  • ! P nk U Ur Hand - Co-Songwriter/Co-Produzent with Max Martin
  • Paris Hilton Nothing in This World - songwriter / producer
  • The Veronicas: 4ever - Co-Songwriter/Co-Produzent with Max Martin
  • Backstreet Boys: Just Want You To Know - Co-Songwriter/Co-Produzent with Max Martin
  • Miley Cyrus: The Time Of Our Lives - Co-Songwriter/Co-Produzent
  • Britney Spears: Circus - Co-Songwriter/Co-Produzent with Benny Blanco
  • Britney Spears: Hold It Against Me - Co-Songwriter/Co-Produzent with Max Martin
  • Ke $ ha: Tik Tok - Produced by Dr. Luke / Benny Blanco
  • Katy Perry: California Gurls - Co-Songwriter/Co-Produzent with Max Martin and Benny Blanco
  • Jessie J: Price Tag - Produced by Dr. Luke / Jessie J
  • Rihanna: You Da One
  • One Direction: Rock Me - Additional vocals


  • Songwriter
  • Music producer
  • Americans
  • Born in 1973
  • Man
  • Dr. Luke