AWARD WINNING RECORD PRODUCER, SONG WRITER, COMPOSER FOR TV, REMIXER AND PROGRAMMER
ARON FRIEDMAN COMES FROM SOUTH AFRICA WHERE HE STUDIED CLASSICAL PIANO AND JAZZ. ARON ACHIEVED EARLY SUCCESS IN THE UK AS A SONGWRITER WITH EMI MUSIC, WINNING AN AWARD AT THE TOKYO MUSIC FESTIVAL. HE THEN CONQUERED THE DANCE MUSIC SCENE WITH INTERNATIONAL SUCCESS AS A PRODUCER/WRITER/REMIXER.
As SERIOUS ROPE (a production partnership with Damon Rochefort of NOMAD fame) he had a string of number one, world-wide club hits. With their SPIRITS project, they had several Top 40 hits and won the coveted ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Music Award for ‘Don’t Bring Me Down’, which was a NO.1 club smash in both the UK and US.
Aron’s combination of musicality and credibility made him a successful dance music producer/remixer and a pop songwriter/producer. He has had hits and worked with many artists over the last 25 years including: ELTON JOHN & RU PAUL, BACK STREET BOYS, CASINO, ALEXANDER O’NEAL, ROZALLA, TAKE THAT, JODECI, PEACHES & HERB, NOMAD, SABRINA JOHNSON, TECHNOTRONIC, MICHELLE GAYLE, JEANNIE TRACEY, THELMA HOUSTON, KIM WILDE, KENNY THOMAS, SARAH WASHINGTON, ALISTAIR GRIFFIN, BAD BOYS INC., BOYBAND (West End Musical), DAISY HICKS, HEAR’SAY, MARIA WILSON and COOKIE. Aron also co-produced GENESIS REVISITED, with ex-GENESIS guitarist STEVE HACKETT recording with the ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA at Air Studios, London, recreating GENESIS’ classics. Aron also produced music for all the BBC TV FAME ACADEMY Series.
Since relocating to Los Angeles, Aron has hit the ground running! With hit songwriter Pam Sheyne (Genie in a Bottle), he has written and produced for CASEY ABRAMS (American Idol) debut album, ELVIS BLUE (South African Idol Winner), named Best Adult Contemporary Album in the South African Music Awards for ‘Journey’ on which Aron had 4 co-writes! CHARLIZE BERG (SONY/album) and CHER LLOYD (Xfactor). Aron’s other current writing/production projects include; ADAM TYLER/Fade Into The Light – single release & EP, RIGHT THE STARS/EP, STEFAN POOLE (Your Music Label) and is also currently collaborating with MATT WALLACE (Producer MAROON 5, FAITH NO MORE) on a number of artists including ANDY GRAMMER & CHELSEA CULLEN. Aron also composes music for programs on ABC & DISNEY.
Recently Aron has been working with R5 and the band "3 DOORS DOWN". Working with the SECRET ROAD artists JESS DELAGADO and RICH JACQUES (RIGHT THE STARS) has made the first half of 2015 very exciting.