benny blanco is a decorated American record producer, songwriter, musician and now chart topper in his own right.…
… A recipient of the 2013 Hal David Starlight Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame. He is also a five-time BMI Songwriter of the Year award winner, 2017 iHeartRadio Producer of the Year award winner and four-time Grammy winner.
As a producer and songwriter, blanco is responsible for more than 100 million album sales worldwide due to his work with artists including Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Maroon 5, Rihanna, Katy Perry, Kesha, Sia, The Weeknd, Selena Gomez, Wiz Khalifa, Kanye West and many more. He is also the founder of two labels in collaboration with Interscope Records: Mad Love Records and Friends Keep Secrets.
In 2018 he released his debut album FRIENDS KEEP SECRETS, which featured hits ‘Eastside’ with Halsey and Khalid, ‘I Found You’ with Calvin Harris, ‘Better to Lie’ with Jesse and Swae Lee and ‘Roses’ with Juice WRLD and Brendon Urie as well as collaborations with Ty Dolla $ign, 6LACK, Ryan Beatty and more. ‘Eastside’, the Grammy-winning, multi-platinum producer’s first ever artist release, is currently #1 at pop radio in the U.S. and continues to climb charts worldwide with more than 600 million streams to date.