Though their contributions rarely receive credit, pets have always played their part in the creative process. From gut wrenching pieces to upbeat tracks that make you wonder “who let the dogs out”, there’s no denying what pets have done for musicians over the generations.
Bianca Ryan is an American musician, singer and songwriter from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She started singing professionally at a young age and became the first winner of NBC’s America’s Got Talent at the age of eleven in 2006. She released her first album, Bianca Ryan, later that year followed by two Christmas albums.
Arthur Nery is a Filipino singer and songwriter. He released his debut album, Letters Never Sent, in 2019 under Viva Records. Following the record deal signing, Arthur released his official single, Binhi, which became a hit.
Tino Piontek, known by his stage name Purple Disco Machine or Tino Schmidt, is a house music producer and DJ from Germany. He started producing music at an early age in 1996 and began growing an audience by 2012. He began doing International shows in 2017 and released his debut album under Sony Music Entertainment.
Todrick Hall is an American singer, choreographer, television personality, and content creator. He gained International success and a massive YouTube following after the ninth season of the series American Idol in 2010. His videos began going viral for their original songs, parodies, and comedy skits.
Michael Trent Reznor is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and composer. He is best known as the lead singer and founder for the rock band Nine Inch Nails. The band was founded in 1988 and sold over 20 million records worldwide.
Billy Ray Cyrus is an American country music singer and actor born on August 25, 1961. He’s best known for his hit single “Achy Breaky Heart”, released in 1992. Most recently he’s known for his remix of Lil Nas X’s hit single “Old Town Road”.
Alejandro Sanz is a Spanish musician, singer and composer. Starting at the young age of 7, Alejandro learned to play guitar with support from his family. At the age of 19, he released his debut album which did not gain much traction.
Angela Álvarez is a Cuban-born American singer. She is the oldest Latin Grammy Award winner as of 2022 winning the award at the age of 95. Angela Álvarez shared the award for Best New Artist with Silvana Estrada at the 23rd Annual Latin Grammy Awards.
Antón Álvarez Alfaro, known professionally as C. Tangana, is a Spanish rapper from Madrid. He started his career in 2005 under the name Crema.
Carlos Vives is a Colombian singer, songwriter and actor. He unique style of music has captured the hearts of fans with over 30 million records sold worldwide. The record sales make Carlos Vives one of the best-selling Latin music artists of all time.