Harmony Samuels

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Harmony Samuels
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Background information
Also known asHarmony, H-Money
Born(1980-05-16) 16 May 1980 (age 34)
OriginLondon, England
GenresPop, hip-hop, R&B, electronic, urban pop
OccupationsProducer, songwriter, musician
Instrumentskeyboards, guitar, bass guitar, drums
Years active1995 – present
LabelsB.OE. Global
Associated actsChris Brown, Jennifer Lopez, Ne-Yo, Chipmunk, Mary J. Blige, Michelle Williams, Maroon 5, Ariana Grande, Fantasia, Kelly Rowland
 
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Harmony Samuels
Harmony Samuels.jpg
Background information
Also known asHarmony, H-Money
Born(1980-05-16) 16 May 1980 (age 34)
OriginLondon, England
GenresPop, hip-hop, R&B, electronic, urban pop
OccupationsProducer, songwriter, musician
Instrumentskeyboards, guitar, bass guitar, drums
Years active1995 – present
LabelsB.OE. Global
Associated actsChris Brown, Jennifer Lopez, Ne-Yo, Chipmunk, Mary J. Blige, Michelle Williams, Maroon 5, Ariana Grande, Fantasia, Kelly Rowland

Harmony David Samuels (born 16 May 1980) is an English record producer, composer and songwriter. He has produced a multitude of hits for artists such as Jennifer Lopez, Ariana Grande, Chip, Michelle Williams, Fantasia, Chris Brown, Brandy, Keyshia Cole, Ne-Yo and more.[1]

Background[edit]

Harmony David Samuels aka H-Money or "H" was born 16 May 1980 in Tottenham, London to Nigerian parents. When he was 4 he taught himself how to play the piano and bass while playing for his church. He had become his church's musical director at the age of 12.[2] It was at the age of 14 that he decided to become a music producer.

Music career[edit]

Harmony’s production career began in the UK, where he worked with some of the most relevant artists in the music scene including Chipmunk, Alesha Dixon, and Craig David. He then moved to Los Angeles after he caught the attention of producer Rodney Jerkins.[1] After transitioning to L.A. he continued to build on his career by working with artists such as Maroon 5, Chris Brown, Mary J. Blige, Brandy Norwood, Kelly Rowland, Jennifer Hudson, Ne-Yo, Keyshia Cole and others.

In 2013, he produced Ariana Grande's debut hit single "The Way" as well as several songs from her debut album, Yours Truly. He also contributed 13 out of 14 songs on Fantasia's album Side Effects of You.

In 2014, he produced the song "Let It Be Me" from Jennifer Lopez's eight studio album A.K.A..

He currently resides in Los Angeles, California, where he runs B.O.E. Global with his business partner Chris Woods.[3]

Discography[edit]

Selected Discography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Hazelann Williams (2013-01-08). "Fantasia is Not Crazy". voice-online.co.uk. 
  2. ^ "Harmony". BOE Global. Retrieved June 6, 2013. 
  3. ^ BOE Global official website