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The Invisible Men
The Invisible Men are a Grammy-nominated multiplatinum songwriting and music production trio, consisting of Jason Pebworth, George Astasio and Jon Shave. Invisible Men's songs have so far achieved over 3 billion Spotify streams, 30 million record sales worldwide and the trio have frequently ranked among Music Week's Top Songwriters.They co-produced and co-composed Iggy Azalea's seven week US #1 single "Fancy" (featuring Charli XCX) which has sold in excess of 9.1 million copies digitally worldwide to date, making it one of the best-selling singles of all time and the seventh best-selling single worldwide of 2014 , and her US million-selling debut single, "Work", as well as a vast portion of Azalea's debut album The New Classic .
In 2019 Invisible Men composed the music for Netflix's Black Mirror episode "Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too", starring Miley Cyrus.
The Invisible Men's songwriting and production catalogue includes international hits such as Jonas Blue's platinum-selling By Your Side (feat. Raye), Sigala's Say You Do (UK top 5) and Just Got Paid, DJ Fresh's UK No. 1 hit "Hot Right Now" (featuring Rita Ora), No. 3 hit "Dibby Dibby Sound" (featuring Ms Dynamite) and Conor Maynard's debut top 5 hits "Can't Say No" and "Vegas Girl", Jessie J's hits "Do It Like A Dude", "LaserLight" (feat. David Guetta), "Who's Laughing Now?" and the Noisettes' "Don't Upset The Rhythm" and "Never Forget You".
In 2017, The Invisible Men announced a music publishing joint venture with Downtown Music Publishing.Their signings include songwriting and production duo Saltwives (co-writers of Zayn & Sia's global hit Dusk Till Dawn), Dylan Cooper (co-writer of Allergic by Post Malone), Michael Blackburn, Darryl Reid (aka Massappeals), Jeff Young (co-writer of 5 In The Morning by Charli XCX) and Dan Smith of Noisettes.
Before The Invisible Men were formed in 2008 Jason Pebworth and George Astasio were members of Orson, who sold over a million copies of their debut album, reached No. 1 in both the UK singles and album charts, and received the Brit Award for Best Breakthrough Act 2007. Jon Shave was a member of Xenomania in the early 2000s, contributing to a string of top 10 hit singles, including co-writing "The Show" for Girls Aloud.
As a side project, Invisible Men also produce under the name "IIVI".IIVI have produced records for Lil Peep, Bexey and XXXTentacion. Their sound has been described as “the 808s and rumbling basslines of trap music [combined] with the guitars of early 00s emo music to create an atmosphere that is at once hard-hitting yet bleak”, mixing “emotive riffs with the slap of rap drums” . IIVI co-produced six of the seven tracks on Lil Peep’s 2017 album “Come Over When You’re Sober Pt. 1”, as well as the majority of its follow-up “Pt. 2”.
Productions and co-writes:
|2020||Becky Hill, Sigala||Heaven On My Mind|
|Example||Ain't One Thing||Some Nights Last For Days|
|Monsta X||Misbehave||All About Luv|
|Tommy Down||Mrs Blue|
|Bexey||Go Mode, Witchcraft Girls||Blood, Magic & Diamonds|
|Cailin Russo||Declaration, Sicko||The Drama|
|2019||Lil Peep||I've Been Waiting (Original Version) (ft. iLoveMakonnen), walk away as the door slams (acoustic) (ft. Lil Tracy)||Everybody's Everything||as IIVI|
|Miley Cyrus / Ashley O||On A Roll, Right Where I Belong||On A Roll (Single)||Music written for Black Mirror episode "Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too"|
|Kara Marni||All Night pt.1, All Night pt. 2|
|Lil Peep, Ty Dolla $ign||When I Lie (Remix)||For The Throne (Music Inspired by the HBO Series Game of Thrones)||as IIVI|
|Bexey||Hot Steppa, Tru Colours||as IIVI|
|Rak-Su||Yours or Mine|
|Kara Marni||Lose My Love|
|2018||Clean Bandit||Playboy Style (ft. Charli XCX & Bhad Bhabie)||What Is Love?|
|Lil Peep||Broken Smile (My All), Cry Alone, Leanin', 16 Lines, Life Is Beautiful, Hate Me, IDGAF, White Girl||Come Over When You're Sober, Pt. 2||as IIVI|
|Madison Beer ft. Offset||Hurts Like Hell|
|Cheryl||Love Made Me Do It|
|Lil Peep, XXXTentacion||Falling Down||as IIVI|
|Bexey||Take A Shot, Hell Bound, Come Alive, Spooky Electrick, Prince of the Lost and Broken, Bloody Hell||Spooky Electrick||as IIVI|
|Sigala||What You Waiting For (feat. Kylie Minogue)||Brighter Days|
|Sigala, Ella Eyre, Meghan Trainor||Just Got Paid ft. French Montana||Brighter Days|
|Charli XCX||No Angel||Focus/No Angel|
|Charli XCX||5 In The Morning|
|Russo||Lonely, Ghost, Loudmouth, Joyride||House With A Pool EP|
|Kara Marni||Love Just Ain't Enough, Golden, Curve, All Or Nothing, Gullible, L Word||Love Just Ain't Enough EP|
|2017||Lil Peep||Save That Shit , Awful Things (feat. Lil Tracy) , U Said , Better Off (Dying) , The Brightside , Problems||Come Over When You're Sober, Pt. 1||as IIVI|
|Anne-Marie||Heavy||Speak Your Mind|
|Bebe Rexha||Gateway Drug||All Your Fault pt. 1|
|2016||Jonas Blue ft. Raye||By Your Side||200m+ streams |
#15 (UK) Silver
|Liam Bailey||Love My Neighbour|
|Charles Hamilton||Oh Well, Clowns, Everyone, Correct, Be With You, Make Yourself Over, |
MVP, Only Christina Knows, Real Life, Ugly Supermodel
|Bebe Rexha ft. Nicki Minaj||No Broken Hearts||290m+ streams & YouTube views |
#30 (US Mainstream Top 40) (Billboard)
|Zayn||Mind of Mine (Intro), Wrong (ft. Kehlani), Fool For You, Truth, |
Lucozade, Like I Would, She Don't Love Me, Golden (as XYZ)
|Mind of Mine||#1 Argentine Albums (CAPIF) |
#1 Australian Albums (ARIA)
#1 Czech Albums (ČNS IFPI)
#1 French Albums (SNEP)
#1 Hungarian Albums (Mahasz)
#1 Italian Albums (FIMI)
#1 Mexican Albums (AMPROFON)
#1 New Zealand Albums (RMNZ)
#1 Portuguese Albums (AFP)
#1 Spanish Albums (PROMUSICAE)
#1 Swedish Albums (Sverigetopplistan)
#1 Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade)
#1 Taiwanese Albums (Five Music)
#1 UK Albums (OCC)
#1 UK R&B Albums (OCC)
#1 US Billboard 200
|Like I Would||150m+ streams |
|All Saints||Fear||Red Flag||#3 (UK)|
|Sigala ft. Imani and DJ Fresh||Say You Do||#5 (UK) Gold|
|Travis Mills||Hangover||While You Wait EP|
|2015||Britney Spears & Iggy Azalea||Pretty Girls||#1 (US Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs) |
#5 (Spain PROMUSICAE)
#5 (Sweden Digital Songs DigiListan)
#6 (Greece Digital Songs (Billboard))
#11 (Hungary (Association of Hungarian Record Companies)
#16 (Canada Hot 100)
#16 (Finland The Official Finnish Charts)
#25 (France SNEP)
#29 (US Billboard Hot 100)
|Charles Hamilton||Face The Music, Crayola, Lessons (ft. Sam Bruno)||Black Box EP|
|New York Raining (ft. Rita Ora)||#29 (UK)|
|Liam Bailey||Stun Me, Battle Hymn of Central London||Definitely Now|
|Iggy Azalea||Trouble (feat. Jennifer Hudson)||#7 (UK) Gold |
#10 Australia (ARIA) Platinum
#34 US Mainstream Top 40 ( Billboard ) Gold
#67 (US Billboard Hot 100)
|2014||Beg for It (feat. MØ)||#3 (US Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs)|
#11 US Mainstream Top 40 ( Billboard )
#27 (US Billboard Hot 100) Platinum
|Fancy (feat. Charli XCX)||#1 (US Billboard Hot 100) 7x Platinum |
#1 (New Zealand) 2x Platinum
#1 (Canada) 4x Platinum
#5 (UK) Platinum
#5 (Australia) 4x Platinum
|Work, Fancy (ft. Charli XCX), Impossible Is Nothing, Goddess, Walk The Line, |
New Chick, Don't Need Y'all, Lady Patra, F Love, Rolex, Just Asking,
We In This Bitch, Beg For It (featuring Charli XCX/MØ),
Trouble (featuring Jennifer Hudson), Iggy Szn,
Heavy Crown (featuring Ellie Goulding)
|The New Classic / Reclassified||#1 US Billboard (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums) |
#1 US Billboard (Top Rap Albums)
#3 US (Billboard 200) Platinum
#2 (Australia ARIA Charts) Gold
#2 (Canadian Albums Chart) Gold
#3 NZ (Official New Zealand Music Chart)
|Cheryl Cole||It's About Time||Only Human||#7 (UK)|
|Lower Than Atlantis||Emily, Words Don't Come So Easily, Just What You Need||Lower Than Atlantis||#16 (UK)|
|Bright Light Bright Light||I Believe, In Your Care, Too Much, Happiness||Life is Easy||#19 UK Indie Chart|
|Dominique Young Unique||Throw It Down|
|Katy B||Next Thing||Little Red (album)||#1 (UK)|
|Dan Croll||Wanna Know||Sweet Disarray||#26 (UK)|
|DJ Fresh vs. Jay Fay||Dibby Dibby Sound (feat. Ms. Dynamite)||#3 (UK)|
|2013||Iggy Azalea||Work||#5 (US Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs)|
#54 (US Billboard Hot 100) Platinum
#17 (UK) Silver
#87 (Canada) Gold
#79 (Australia) Gold
|Ellie Goulding||Flashlight||Halcyon Days||#1 (UK) 2x Platinum|
|Conor Maynard||Animal (feat. Wiley)||#6 (UK)|
|2012||DJ Fresh||Hot Right Now (feat. Rita Ora)||#1 (UK) Platinum|
|The Feeling||#13 (UK)|
|The Power (feat. Dizzee Rascal)||#6 (UK)|
|Hot Right Now, The Power, The Feeling, Skyhighatrist, Forever More, |
Don't Tell Me, Fire Over Water
|Conor Maynard||Can't Say No||#2 (UK) Silver|
|Can't Say No, Vegas Girl, Animal, Take Off, Mary Go Round, Headphones, |
Better Than You
|Contrast||#1 (UK) Silver|
|Vegas Girl||#4 (UK)|
|Coldplay||Princess of China (feat. Rihanna) (Invisible Men Remix)|
|Bright Light Bright Light||Feel It, Waiting for the Feeling, Moves||Make Me Believe in Hope|
|Girls Aloud||On the Metro||Ten||#9 (UK) Gold|
|Jessie J||LaserLight (feat. David Guetta)||#5 (UK) Silver|
|2011||David Guetta||Repeat feat. Jessie J||Nothing but the Beat||Platinum (Australia) |
2x Platinum (Austria)
2x Platinum (Canada)
2x Platinum (UK)
Platinum (Europe) (IFPI)
|Jessie J||Who's Laughing Now||#16 (UK) Silver|
|Do It Like A Dude||#2 (UK) Platinum|
|Do It Like A Dude, Who's Laughing Now, LaserLight, My Shadow||Who You Are||#2 (UK) 4x Platinum|
|Pixie Lott||Birthday||Young Foolish Happy||#18 (UK) Gold|
|Nicola Roberts||Say It Out Loud, Take a Bite||Cinderella's Eyes||#17 (UK)|
|2010||Gabriella Cilmi||On A Mission||#9 (UK)|
|On a Mission, What If You Knew, Love Me Cos You Want To,||Ten|
|I Blame Coco||Quicker||The Constant|
|Olly Murs||Love Shine Down, This One's For The Girls, Sophie||Olly Murs||#2 (UK) 2x Platinum|
|2009||Noisettes||Every Now And Then|
|Never Forget You||#20 (UK)|
|Don't Upset The Rhythm||#2 (UK)|
|Never Forget You, Don't Upset The Rhythm, Saturday Night, |
Every Now And Then, 24 Hours
|Wild Young Hearts||#7 (UK) Gold|
|V V Brown||Game Over|
|Bottles||Travelling Like the Light||#30 (UK)|
|2008||Sugababes||No Can Do||#23 (UK)|
|No Can Do, Nothing's As Good As You, Hanging On A Star||Catfights and Spotlights||#8 (UK) Silver|
|Gabriella Cilmi||Round & Round||Lessons to Be Learned: Deluxe Edition||#8 (UK)|
|2007||Orson||Ain't No Party||#21 (UK)|
|Sugababes||Denial, Undignified||Change||#1 (UK) Platinum|
|2006||Easy, Good To Be Gone||#3 (UK) Platinum|
|Bright Idea||#11 (UK)|
|No Tomorrow||#1 (UK) Silver|
|2004||Girls Aloud||The Show||What Will The Neighbours Say?||#2 (UK)|
Orson were an American rock band from California, formed in 2000.
"Go Hard or Go Home" is a song by American rapper Wiz Khalifa and Australian rapper Iggy Azalea. It appears on the Furious 7: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (2015) and was available as an instant track upon pre-ordering the album via iTunes stores on February 17, 2015. The song was produced by The Featherstones. A second version entitled "Go Hard or Go Home Part 2" featuring Khalifa, French Montana, Trey Songz and Ty Dolla Sign was included as a bonus track on the deluxe version of the soundtrack.
Australian rapper Iggy Azalea has released two studio albums, five extended plays (EPs), two mixtapes and seventeen singles. In September 2011, Azalea released her first mixtape, Ignorant Art. Following the release, Azalea signed a recording contract with T.I.'s record label Grand Hustle. In July 2012, she released a free EP entitled Glory, and in October of that year, Azalea released her second mixtape, TrapGold.
"Work" is the debut single recorded by Australian rapper Iggy Azalea for her debut studio album, The New Classic (2014). It was released as the album's lead single on 17 March 2013. The track was written by Azalea, Trocon Markous Roberts, Natalie Sims, and The Invisible Men who produced it with 1st Down of FKi. Hailed by Azalea as her most personal song, "Work" was developed with motivational and inspirational intentions to portray her life story; specifically dealing with her struggle as an up-and-coming rapper, and her relocation from Mullumbimby, New South Wales to Miami, Florida at age 16. In sequence with its lyrical story, the snap and trap track begins with a sad-stringed verse segment before significantly increasing in tempo at its drum and synth-heavy refrain.
The New Classic is the debut studio album by Australian rapper Iggy Azalea. It was released on 21 April 2014, by Def Jam Recordings in United States, Virgin EMI & Mercury (Universal) in United Kingdom and affiliated record labels in other countries. Though generally categorized as a hip hop album, The New Classic also incorporates elements of other genres, such as EDM, dance-pop and trap music in its production.
"Fancy" is a song by Australian rapper Iggy Azalea featuring British singer Charli XCX, taken from the former's debut studio album, The New Classic (2014). It was released on 17 February 2014 by Def Jam Recordings as the fourth single from the album. "Fancy" was described as an electro-hop song. It was written by Azalea and XCX, composed and produced by production team the Invisible Men, alongside additional producers The Arcade. It was leaked under the title "Leave It" in December 2013.
"Black Widow" is a song by Australian rapper Iggy Azalea, from her debut studio album, The New Classic (2014). The song's hook is sung by British recording artist Rita Ora, and its lyrics chronicle subjects of revenge and feminism in a failed romantic relationship. "Black Widow" was written by Azalea, Katy Perry, Sarah Hudson, Benny Blanco, and duo Stargate; the latter also produced the song. Initially a track recorded by Perry for her fourth studio album, Prism (2013), the song was excluded from its track listing, however Perry handed the demo to Azalea for her to complete.
"Problem" is a song by the American pop singer Ariana Grande, featuring the Australian rapper Iggy Azalea. It was written by both alongside Savan Kotecha, Ilya and Max Martin, being produced by the latter two with Shellback, with Peter Carlsson serving as a vocal producer. The song was released by Republic Records on April 28, 2014, as the lead single from Grande's second studio album My Everything (2014). "Problem" is an uptempo dance-pop song with influences of R&B music, which comprises a melody based on drums, saxophone loops, and trumpets. The chorus features uncredited background vocals from American hip hop artist Big Sean. Lyrically, Grande has stated that the song is about "the feeling of being absolutely terrified to re-approach a relationship that's gone sour – but you want to more than anything."
"No Mediocre" is a song by American rapper T.I., released on June 17, 2014, through Grand Hustle and Columbia Records, as the lead single from his ninth studio album Paperwork (2014). The song, produced by DJ Mustard, features a guest appearance from Grand Hustle protégé, Australian rapper Iggy Azalea.
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"Trouble" is a song by Australian rapper Iggy Azalea featuring American recording artist Jennifer Hudson, taken from Reclassified, the former's 2014 reissue of her debut studio album. The song was produced by The Invisible Men and Salt Wives.
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First Access Entertainment (FAE) is a joint venture entertainment company between Sarah Stennett and Access Industries founder, Len Blavatnik, with offices in London, New York City and Los Angeles. Launched in 2015, the venture absorbed Turn First Artists which was Stennett's original artist management company. Since then, the activities of the company have evolved to include a record label, publishing, Sports Management and a seed funding venture called "Fund by First Access Entertainment".
"Save That Shit" is a song by American rapper Lil Peep from his first studio album, Come Over When You're Sober, Pt. 1 (2017). It was released as the fourth single from the album on August 12, 2017. The track was produced by Smokeasac and IIVI, and written by the artist himself, George Astasio, Jason Pebworth, Jon Shave, Michael Blackburn and Juan Alderete de la Peña. The song is Lil Peep's sixth highest charting single in the United States, peaking at number nine on the Billboard Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles chart following his death on November 15, 2017.
"Awful Things" is a song by American singer and rapper Lil Peep featuring fellow American rapper Lil Tracy from his first studio album, Come Over When You're Sober, Pt. 1 (2017). It was released as the third single from the album on July 28, 2017. The track was produced by Smokeasac and IIVI, and written by George Astasio, Jason Pebworth, Jon Shave, Michael Blackburn and the artists themselves. The song is Lil Peep's third highest charting single in the United States, peaking at number 79 on the Billboard Hot 100 following his death on November 15, 2017.
"Falling Down" is a song by late American rappers Lil Peep and XXXTentacion. It was included as a bonus track on the deluxe edition of Lil Peep's second studio album Come Over When You're Sober, Pt. 2 (2018). The song was posthumously released as the lead single from the album on September 19, 2018. The track was produced by IIVI, John Cunningham, and Mike Will Made It. "Falling Down" was originally a song by and written by Lil Peep and singer iLoveMakonnen under the title "Sunlight on Your Skin", with XXXTentacion also receiving a writing credit for the final version.
Dylan James Mullen, born February 10, 1994, in Boston, Massachusetts is an American producer, singer, and songwriter. Known professionally as Smokeasac, Mullen gained notoriety as a collaborator and producer for emo-rap artist, Lil Peep. He's also produced music for iLoveMakonnen, among others.