"The term music producer means different things to different people."
Do you find it hard to pinpoint what a Producer is and how exactly s/he does what s/he is employed to do? If so, this great article by Ian Shepherd at Production Advice (@ProdAdvice) will set you off on the right track.
Whether you're an Engineer, a Mentor, a Golden Ticket, a Remixer, a Musician, an Artist or a Bonkers Visionary there is a potential producer role for you!
There's also one more category at the end of the article ... to find out about these favoured few click through to Ian Shepherd's article here.