A pioneering female songwriter, pianist and producer Hannah V regularly works with major label artists and some of the world’s most in-demand global brands. Her version of Rihanna’s ‘Diamonds’ was featured on season 2 of Netflix’s Bridgerton, and also featured on the soundtrack.
Her writing has been featured on shows such as The Kelly Clarkson Show, The Big Door Prize, Hockey Night and the Opry Live. Her catalogue is similarly sought after by blue chip companies with recent campaigns including the likes of Target, Twinings and Bloomingdale’s; whilst previous credits include Michelob Gold, Nissan, the BBC, Adidas, Rimmel and Max Factor. Hannah’s contemporary songwriting and production abilities have seen writing credits with artists as diverse as Yola (Easy Eye Sound), Tara Lily (Motown), JP Cooper (Island), Stormzy (Def Jam/Warner), TOBi (RCA/Same Plate), Lavish K (Relentless), five-time GRAMMY-winning Lalah Hathaway and MOBO-nominated artist Andreya Triana. The co-written title track of Yola’s 2021 album Stand For Myself garnered long-time collaborator Yola a GRAMMY nomination for Best Americana Album just prior to Yola’s big screen acting debut playing Rosetta Tharpe in Baz Luhrmann’s long-awaited film biopic Elvis.
In 2018, Hannah co-wrote and produced tracks for JP Cooper’s Top 10 album Raised Under Grey Skies, scoring her first Gold-certified album with sales surpassing 1 million units sold globally, and over 1.5 billion streams. In 2020, in recognition of her talents, Hannah was appointed to the Ivors Academy Songwriting Committee.
Hannah’s work as a producer means she’s a familiar face at renowned London studios, including Abbey Road, Metropolis, RAK and Livingston. Her work at Abbey Road has recently seen her deliver another major advertising campaign for the iconic studio and DHL, which follows previous success on a similar Adidas campaign. Hannah also continues to produce many of JP Cooper’s projects at Abbey Road including tracks on his recent album She. Hannah’s illustrious performing career saw her play stadiums and arena tours with Rihanna, Jessie J, Eminem, Jason Derulo, Taio Cruz and Anastasia before focusing exclusively on songwriting and production.
She is a global brand ambassador for Yamaha, Focusrite, Arturia and Native Instruments.