Rick Nowels - Writer / Producer

Rick Nowels is a Grammy and Ivor award winning songwriter / producer based out of both LA and London who has worked with many of the most vibrant artists in contemporary music.

He is a multi-instrumentalist who incorporates contemporary sounds and rhythms into “classic” songwriting. Working with some of the most innovative programmers and musicians, he has had numerous huge hit records with artists as diverse as Madonna, DidoLykke Li, Lana del ReyJohn Legend / Andre 3000, Nelly Furtado, New Radicals to Cee Lo, New Radicals, Jewell, Keith UrbanColby CailletCarlos Santana and many others.

He is currently writing and producing new songs with Lana del Rey, Ellie Goulding, Charlie XCX, HAIM, Jamie XX, FKA Twigs and others.



Discography Print

Rick Nowels - Discography

Artist Title Contribution Label
Marina and the Diamonds 'Electra Heart' album: W,P
'Bubblegum Bitch' W,P 679 Artists
'The State of Dreaming' W,P Atlantic
'Homewrecker' W,P Atlantic
'Hypocrates' W,P Atlantic
'The Valley of the Dolls' W,P Atlantic
Lana Del Rey 'Born to Die' album: W,P
'Summertime Sadness' (single) W,P Interscope Records
'Dark Paradise' W,P Polydor Records
'Lucky Ones' W,P Stanger Records
Jason Mraz 'Love is a Four Letter Word' album: W Atlantic
'Living in the Moment' W Atlantic
'The World As I See It' (single) W Atlantic
Cee Lo Green 'The Lady Killer' album: W Warners
'Cry Baby' (UK single) W Warners
'Satisfied' W Warners
'Everybody Loves You Baby' W Warners
Lykke Li 'Wounded Rhymes' album: W LL Recordings
'I Follow Rivers' (single) W LL Recordings
'Youth Knows No Pain' W LL Recordings
'Jerome' W LL Recordings
'Sadness Is A Blessing' (single) W LL Recordings
'Love Out Of Lust' W LL Recordings
Colbie Caillat 'Break Through' #1 album: W,P Universal Republic
'Falling For You' (#1single) W,P Universal Republic
'Running Around' W,P Universal Republic
'Break Through' W,P Universal Republic
'Hold Your Head High' W,P Universal Republic
'Never Let You Go' W,P Universal Republic
'Don't Hold Me Down' W,P Universal Republic
Keith Urban 'Defying Gravity' ablum: W,P EMI
'Thank You' W,P EMI
'Standin Right In Front Of You' W,P EMI
New Radicals 'You Get What You Give' (single) W MCA
John Legend ft Andre 3000 'Evolver' album: W Columbia
'Green Light' (single) W Columbia
Nelly Furtado 'Sprit Indestructable' upcoming album W Interscope / Mosley Universal
'Loose' #1 album: W,P Interscope / Mosley Universal
'In God's Hand' W,P Interscope / Mosley Universal
Sia 'Soon We'll Be Found' (single) W Universal
Santana ft Michelle Branch 'Game Of Love' (#1 single) W,P Arista
Dido 'No Angel' album: P Arista
'Here With Me' P Arista
'Hunter' P Arista
'Life for Rent' album: W Arista
'White Flag' (#1single) W Arista
'Sand In My Shoes' W Arista
'Do You Have A Little Time' W Arista
'This Land Is Mine' W Arista
'Safe Trip Home' album: W Arista
'Us 2 Little Gods' W Arista
Madonna 'Ray of Light' album: W Maverick / Warner.Bros
'The Power of Goodbye' (#1single) W Maverick / Warner.Bros
'To Have And Not To Hold' W Maverick / Warner.Bros
'Little Star' W Maverick / Warner.Bros
Texas 'Inner Smile' (#1 single) W,P Mercury
Yusuf Islam (Formerly Cat Stevens) 'An Other Cup' entire album P Polydor
Katie Melua 'The House' album: W Dramatico
'Plague Of Love' W Dramatico
'Twisted' W Dramatico
Jewel 'Standing Still' (#1 single) W Atlantic
Tiesto 'Kaleidoscope' album: W Musical Freedom
'Who Wants to be Alone' (Feat.Nelly Furtado) W Musical Freedom
Aura Dione 'Before the Dinosaurs' album: W Island / Universal
'Before the Dinosaurs' W Island / Universal
'In Love with the World' W Island / Universal
'Into the Wild' W Island / Universal
'Masterpiece' W Island / Universal
'America' W Island / Universal
'Recipe' W Island / Universal
'Superhuman' W Island / Universal
Weezer World Cup Soccer Track: W Epitaph
'Represent' W Epitaph
'Hurley' album: W Epic / Sony
'Hang On' W Epic / Sony
Belinda Carlisle 3 albums including worldwide hits: W,P Virgin
'Heaven Is A Place on Earth' W,P Virgin
'Circle In The Sand' W,P Virgin
'Leave A Light On' W,P Virgin
'Live Your Life Be Free' W,P Virgin
'I Get Weak' W,P Virgin
Stevie Nicks 'Rock a Little' #1 album: W,P Atlantic
'I Can't Wait' W,P Atlantic
'Other Side of the River' #1 album: W,P Atlantic
'Rooms on Fire' (#1 single) W,P Atlantic
Fleetwood Mac 'Say You Will' album: W Atlantic
'Everybody Finds Out' W Atlantic
Ronan Keating 'Life Is A Rollercoaster' (#1 single) W,P Polydor
Melanie C 'Northern Star' (#1 album): W,P Virgin
'I Turn To You' (#1single) W,P Virgin