Aileen De La Cruz
Aileen de la Cruz is one of Canada’s most prolific songwriters. She has launched one of the most talked about careers as a writer, session vocalist, performer and vocal coach.
A classically trained musician who began playing the piano by ear at the tender age of 2. At 10 years old, her dream of singing at Carnegie Hall with the highly touted Amadeus Children’s Choir and the Manhattan Philharmonic Orchestra was fulfilled.
Signed to Cymba Music Publishing head and mentor Vince Degiorgio (Caro Emerald, N-SYNC), Aileen has worked with many Multi- Platinum award winning producers/writers who in turn have worked with the likes of Kelly Rowland, Justin Bieber, Backstreet Boys. Recent collaborations have also seen Aileen working alongside 'X-Factor' and 'The Voice' winners.
Spending a lot of time travelling the world on writing tours, Aileen’s trips have delivered multiple cuts, landing worldwide hit songs with artists signed to Sony, Universal, EMI, THE VOICE Finalists and Japanese and Korean artists such as Sexy K-pop Group '4 Minute', fronted by megastar Hyuna – who was featured in a version of Psy’s global smash “Gangnam Style”.
She has also had songs that have, featured on TV Networks BBC, ABC, FOX, HBO, featured on blockbuster movies such as 'Bad Moms' and 'Fantastic Mr. Fox', appeared on TV shows such as 'The Voice' (UK), 'Dancing with the Stars' (US), 'Desperate Housewives', charted on Japan’s itunes Top 10 and featured on numerous commercials for globally iconic brands like 'Reebok'.
In addition to her songwriting career, Aileen’s start in the music industry goes back to her roots as a first call session vocalist, vocal arranger and live performer. She has contributed her voice globally on records with international Hip-Hop superstars such as Snoop Dogg and Young Jeezy who have had their tracks graced by Aileen’s harmonies.
Vocal Coach / Writer