Got a hit, but need a boldface-named producer to take it to the next level? Here's your chance — if you've got an American Express card and $1,250 to spare. You can buy time with legendary R&B producer Jimmy Jam at his Flyte Tyme Studio in Santa Monica.

Jam, whose work with producing partner Terry Lewis is far too long to list here (Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Pia Zadora (!), Mary J. Blige, New Edition), is one of the most successful producers of the past 30 years. He's got the golden touch, and is currently working on the highly anticipated new Usher album.

And when he's done with Usher, you can be the next in line. The offer after the jump …

In the Studio with Jimmy Jam

Held at Flyte Tyme Studio, Santa Monica

Tuesday, September 22, 2009; 8:00pm

Jimmy JamHere's your once-in-a-lifetime chance to step into the studio with legendary producer Jimmy Jam, as he grants American Express® Cardmembers rare access into his Flyte Tyme Studio, where numerous GRAMMY® Award-winning hits have been created. Cardmembers will get a behind-the-scenes look into the recording process and get the opportunity to record their own song and have it produced by Jimmy. Following the studio experience, enjoy an intimate dinner with Jimmy Jam at one of his favorite restaurants in Santa Monica.

It doesn't say whether Jimmy will pick up the tab at the restaurant, or whether it has to go on your AmEx.

LA Weekly