Jonathan Smith [a.k.a. TheRealJonSmith] produces and writes a “Jem” of a song for Universal’s new “Jem and the Holograms” movie and soundtrack.
Online PR News – 25-October-2015 – Santa Monica – Record Producer, Songwriter, Mixer, and Multi-Instrumentalist Jonathan Smith [a.k.a. TheRealJonSmith] produces and writes a “Jem” of a song for Universal’s new “Jem and the Holograms” movie and soundtrack. Released in U.S. theaters everywhere on October 23, 2015.
Jonathan said: “I’m proud to have co-written “Movie Star” with Hayley Kiyoko and have it featured in the Universal movie “Jem and the Holograms”, as well as be included on the soundtrack..very exciting! Hayley is such a talent.”
Jonathan Smith is an Award Winning multi-genre record producer, songwriter, mixer, multi-instrumentalist, and original member of rock band Luna Halo [Rick Rubin / Columbia Records]. Taylor Swift recorded the band’s song “Untouchable” on her Fearless: “Platinum Edition” release. Jonathan Smith co-wrote the song “Movie Star” with pop artist / actor Hayley Kiyoko [“Jem and the Holograms” cast member “Aja” / Raven Ramirez on CSI: Cyber].
Jonathan [a.k.a. TheRealJonSmith] has written, recorded, produced, mixed, and performed with several Multi-Platinum / Multi-Grammy Award Winning artists, producers and other hit songwriters [for P!nk, Kelly Clarkson, Lady A, Keith Urban, Leona Lewis], as well as many A-List, world-class session musicians.
Formerly based in Nashville, and after spending sixteen years working in studios and touring around the world, Jonathan relocated to Los Angeles in 2011. Now he can be found working between these music capitals and enjoys the diversity. Within the last eighteen months alone, five different artists, in various genres, have released singles and EP’s Jonathan co-wrote, produced, mixed, etc. Irish singer songwriter Yelpy's “Feel It” is getting significant airplay internationally, with more singles / videos to be released from the EP. Pop Country artist Ty March’s single “Summertime” is being featured on major radio stations and already receiving label attention before the EP has been been completed.
Presently, Jonathan is writing and producing a song with Latin artist / actor Christopher Von Uckermann [member of Multi-Million Selling RBD] and Pablo Dylan.
“Smoke & Mirrors SM” is Jonathan’s private production studio in Santa Monica and is only minutes from the world famous Santa Monica Pier. In fact, “Movie Star” was written and produced at this location.