Fredrik Häggstam is a world class songwriter, music producer and multi instrumentalist. He’s also an extremely talented manager and A&R executive from Stockholm Sweden who graduated from the highly acclaimed Swedish songwriting music school Musikmakarna (Songwriters Academy). Fredrik sky rocketed to the top of in demand producer/writers this year after his recent Chainsmokers US Billboard Hot 100 hit single “Paris” which entered no 7 on billboard HOT 100 making it Chainsmokers highest debut single ever. “Paris” was also on the Chainsmokers recent US Billboard #1 album “Memories Do Not Open”. Fredrik co wrote and co produced the song with Andrew Taggart from the Chainsmokers and Kristoffer Eriksson.
Fredrik was in no way an overnight Billboard Success, he’s been crafting songs since he signed his first ever worldwide publishing deal to Universal Music Publishing back in 2010. His talent was recognized by veteran manager Hayden Bell (Savage Garden, Niki Minaj, The Veronicas, Ricky Martin) and was discovered early by hit International songwriters such as Andreas Carlsson (Britney Spears, Backstreet Boys, Bon Jovi, Katy Perry etc) and Anders Bagge (Britney Spears, Ricky Martin, Madonna, Janet Jackson, Jennifer Lopez, Celine Dion etc) who both claim that Fredrick is “the best young songwriting they’ve ever worked with and whose production skills are second to none”., Soon after signing to Universal Music Publishing Fredrik was penning his first of many No 1 hit songs for artists such as Korea’s biggest girl band Girls Generation (SM/Universal) and superstar Japanese group Tohoshinki. Fredrik was also nominated at the Latin Grammy Awards for his mixing work on Spanish superstar Jose Louis Perales album.
In 2016 Fredrik started to sign his own songwriters and artists to his own music publishing company “BLNK Music”. BLNK is published by Kobalt Music worldwide and has had an outstanding first year of operation achieving multiple platinum chart success and well over 1.5 BILLION streams on spotify alone under the Leadership of Fredrik. Some of the achievements are The Ivor Novello nominated multi platinum single "Sexual" for NEIKED, 439+ Million, grammy nominated and multi platinum hit "The Ocean" - Mike Perry ft. Shy Martin, The single "First Time" by Kygo feat. Ellie Goulding. The single "All We Know" by The Chainsmokers which entered Billboard Hot 100 at #18 with over 338+ million streams on Spotify. And BLNK writers Shy Martin and Shy Nodi awarded the "Grand Prize" at the very prestigious Denniz Pop Awards of 2017 setup and run by Max Martin.
Recently Freddy has been writing and producing songs for Rihanna, Maroon 5, Bebe Rexha, Enrique, Taio Cruz and The Veronicas to mention a few.
Fredrik’s writing and production skills goes hand in hand with his A&R and management flair making him a true worldwide hit maker!!!