Today (August 9th) the world lost one of its greatest music makers. To honor Chucky, here are 11 songs he produced that you should have in your playlist if you don't already.

Thompson, a Washington D.C. native, was one of the chief architects behind Blige's 1994 album 'My Life' and produced hits for The Notorious B.I.G., Craig Mack, Faith Evans and more.