Mercury nominated, British-born SJae (also known as Sammy Jay) was the UK’s first female music producer who has been hailed in the US as ‘the best in the business’ by many of her peers including some of the world’s biggest music stars and producers.
Living and working in Los Angeles, the producer, writer and singer, has over two decades of experience in the industry and has worked with the likes of Raphael Saadiq, The Roots, Nico & Vinz, Booty Luv, Terri Walker, Pussycat Dolls and Rod Stewart to name a few.
Originally from a small town in South Wales, SJae was a graduate of London’s famous Brit School which bred world stars including Adele, Amy Winehouse, Kate Nash, Leona Lewis and Jessie J amongst others.
Def Jam gave SJae her first professional production gig and it was from that SJae’s career was born and she became one of the most sought-after producers in the business where she went onto produce albums for world-wide stars and rose to the top of her game which led to her move to LA after much European success.
As a voting member of the Grammy’s, SJae has become one of the most respected producers in the music industry and has worked with EMI’s Ricki-Lee Coulter who has gone on to win countless awards for her music in Australia as well as EXO - Korea’s largest-selling boy group.
SJae has also produced the majority of Scratch from The Roots’ solo album which included artists such as Kanye West, Damon Albarn and Rosie Wilson.
Not only has SJae worked on some of the world’s best-selling albums, but she’s also produced logo music for top German radio stations, RTL and Bayern 3 as well as award-winning TV shows including MTV’s ‘Awkard’, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills and the motion picture soundtrack for Step Up Revolution.
During her 22-year career, SJae has carved-out a name for herself as one of the best producers in the industry and her incredible skill and professionalism has contributed to the sale of over a million albums.
SJae’s work has been championed across the world and she has risen to the top of her game whilst paving the way for women producers in the industry by making her mark as one of the brightest stars in the business.
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