Johan Gustafson is a world class songwriter,music producer and multi instrumentalist. From Stockholm Sweden he graduated from the highly acclaimed Swedish songwriting music school Musikmakarna (Music Makers).
Fredrik was in no way an overnight 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, The Veronicas) 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 Johan 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 Johan 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. Johan was also nominated at the Latin Grammy Awards for his mixing work on Spanish superstar Jose Louis Perales album.
Johan recently produced and co wrote the latest Icona Pop single “Girls Girls” and also produced and cowrote Hearts & Colors hit “For The Love”, Samantha Jade’s “Circles On The Water”, SHY Martin, Kiddo, Sid Rosco “A Little Longer” and Sid Rosco featuring Tilstrom “Under Your Skin”. He’s produced an upcoming single for The Veronicas and has a song being recorded by The Chainsmokers