Former Hit-Maker Scott Storch Reportedly Filed For Bankruptcy (Again)

The producer apparently has just $3,600 to his name.

Former Hit-Maker Scott Storch Reportedly Filed For Bankruptcy (Again) Carlo Allegri / Getty Images

Scott Storch’s career has traced a reverse U-curve. He worked his way up as a keyboardist in The Roots before breaking into the big-time. If you went anywhere near a radio beween 1998 and 2006, you encountered his work—as a writer and producer, he helped create an impressive string of vital hits in rap and R&B: Dr. Dre’s “Still Dre,” Beyonce’s “Baby Boy,” Mario’s “Let Me Love You.” Then, as Billboard put it in a story last year, “he acquired an epic cocaine habit and bankrupted himself.”

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But that Billboard story was also titled, “Scott Storch Is Taking Another Shot at the Top”—at the time, he was repositioning himself for a comeback. Now it seems like that was a failure: TMZ reports that the producer filed for bankruptcy. Allegedly he made only $10,000 last year, and claimed just $3,600 in assets. Storch filed for bankruptcy previously in 2009.

Former Hit-Maker Scott Storch Reportedly Filed For Bankruptcy (Again)