In the diverse world of music, there are singers, songwriters, producers and the rare multi-talents who combine all three roles into one, like Cimo Fränkel. He has many big hits on his name such as the smash single ‘Sex‘ by Cheat Codes & Kris Kross Amsterdam, which has 600+ million streams on Spotify and has gone platinum in multiple countries. Cimo also worked with many established names such as Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Conor Maynard, Lucas & Steve, R3HAB, Skrillex and Yellow Claw. As an artist Cimo featured on several Armin van Buuren tracks, ‘Strong Ones‘ and ‘All Comes Down‘ and is now focusing on his own artist carreer. This year, he’ll be releasing music under his alter ego ‘Mikel Franco‘ and will also release an EP with the first track being ‘Dancing On My Own‘.
Websites: www.cimofrankel.com – www.mikelfranco.com
Fadil El Ghoul, professionally known as R3HAB, is number #13 in the DJ Mag Top 100 and is from Dutch-Moroccan heritage. The last few years R3HAB collaborated with Zayn, HRVY, Andy Grammar, Sofia Carson, Clara Mae & Russian pop-star Elena Temnikova. In 2019, he had a world succes with ‘All Around The World (La La La)’ featuring A Touch Of Class. The song gained more than 500 million streams cross-platforms, went platinum in the Netherlands and Switzerland and went gold in Denmark, Canada, Norway, Poland and Finland!
Websites: www.r3hab.com – www.cyb3rpvnk.com
On the way to his studio, armed with a dictaphone, Jonasu records all of his musical ideas as he’s cycling through the streets of Amsterdam. Rhythm has always been fascinating him, from banging tin pots in the kitchen at 5 years old, to studying drums at the prestigious Conservatory of Amsterdam. As a songwriter and producer, Jonas worked with many internationally recognised artists: Conor Maynard, Deepend, Emma Heesters, Martin Jensen, RORY and Weiss. He also co-wrote Alok & Dynoro’s smash hit ‘On&On‘ & co-wrote and co-produced multi platinum single ‘Post Malone‘ by Sam Feldt & RANI which has over 430 million streams on Spotify. In 2020, he collaborated with Felix Samuel for their remix of ‘Habits (Stay High)‘ and shortly after he released his solo single ‘Black Magic‘, which is in the UK Dance Charts and has already over 8 million streams.
Karma Nine is an acronym for singer-songwriter Rik Annema, former front man of the Dutch indie-pop band, A Silent Express. He has over 1,7 billion streams all combined and has co-written and co-produced for an array of national and international artists such as Armin van Buuren, Conor Maynard, Damon Sharpe, Hardwell, Gatüsso and James Arthur. He is also a frequent collaborator with fellow Music at Work client, Cimo Fränkel. Together, they co-wrote and co-produced the massive hit ‘Sex‘ by Cheat Codes & Kris Kross Amsterdam, which has 600+ million streams on Spotify and has gone platinum in multiple countries. Rik has also co-written the tracks ‘As Long As I’m With You‘ by the Jamaican artist OMI, ”Where Have You Gone (Anywhere)’ by Lucas & Steve and ‘All Comes Back To You‘ & ‘All Around The World (La La La)‘ by R3HAB.
Yoshi Breen is an award winning Dutch songwriter. He has a rich history playing in indie-bands and is now entirely focused on his songwriting career. He started writing songs at the age of 9 and has been around the globe to collaborate with and work for internationally recognised artists. Being an all rounder and multi-instrumentalist, he has co-written and co-produced songs for Armin van Buuren, Lost Frequencies, Hardwell, Snoop Dogg, Sam Feldt, Monsta X and also Martin Garrix’s hit ’Burn Out’, and the smash single ‘On & On‘ by Alok & Dynoro which both have over 100 million streams on Spotify. Additionally, his music has been used for syncs by brands such as AXE, Samsung and San Miguel Beer.
Catalina aka CATALI, is a 26 year old Amsterdam based artist and platinum rewarded topliner. Pop, dance and house music are Catalina’s main genres with lyrics being one of her main strengths. Her mixed background (American, Dutch, Swiss and Italian) gives her the ability to write in multiple languages fluently. Recently she had a number 1 hit with ‘Ze Huilt Maar Ze Lacht‘ by Dutch artist Maan. Internationally, Catalina wrote songs for the NBC series ‘I Feel Bad’ and for the The Voice candidates in various countries. She also worked with artists such as Ava Max and the Eurovision Song Contest contesters. More recently, she wrote music for the Netflix movie ‘Just Say Yes‘ and for the Dutch musical ‘Dit Ben Ik‘.
Having successfully toured the globe, doing sold out shows with his own projects ‘Pete Philly‘ and ‘Pete Philly & Perquisite‘, as well as supporting Kanye West and James Brown on their tours, Pete is now well known to be a unique performer as well as a conceptual writer and producer. With accolades from originators and contemporaries alike, receiving many awards and nominations (MTVE, Red Dot, Golden Harp, Dutch Mobo, Amsterdam Prize), gold albums and his latest ‘Lift‘ EP presented in a sold out Melkweg Max in Amsterdam. Pete is also solidifying his place as a writer for other artists and as a composer/producer for film/TV.
Hailey is born & raised in Nashville, and is currently in between Los Angeles and Berlin. She is a songwriter and vocalist and is especially great with melodies. She co-wrote many hits such as J Balvin’s single ‘Bola Rebola’, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike vs David Guetta’s single ‘Complicated’, Betty Who’s ‘I Remember’ song and Icona Pop & Hayden James single ‘Right Time’. Even though Hailey mostly writes music for others, she recently released a song called ‘Everything About You’ under her artist pseudonym your friend polly together with Sam Feldt.