Jason Evigan

Jason Gregory Evigan (born June 10, 1983) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer.

Jason Evigan
Jason Evigan - Warped Tour 2010.jpg
Jason Evigan performing with his rock band After Midnight Project at the 2010 Warped Tour.
Background information
Birth nameJason Gregory Evigan
Born (1983-06-10) June 10, 1983 (age 38)[1]
OriginLos Angeles, California, United States
  • Musician
  • singer
  • songwriter
  • record producer
Years active2006–present
Associated acts

His songwriting credits include co-writing and production of Maroon 5's "Girls Like You" and "What Lovers Do", Madonna's "Ghosttown", Demi Lovato's "Heart Attack",[2] the Jason Derulo and 2chainz featured three-time platinum "Talk Dirty", David Guetta's "Lovers on the Sun", and Robin Schulz's "Shed a Light".

Evigan was the vocalist for the rock band After Midnight Project, although the band is on hiatus as of October 2, 2014. Jason and Victoria Evigan began their artist project Elephant Heart, known for songs "Hiya" and "Warfare" released in June 2018.

Early lifeEdit

Evigan was born in Los Angeles, California, to actor Greg Evigan and Portuguese model-actress Pamela C. Serpe. He is the brother of actresses Briana Evigan and Vanessa Lee Evigan.[2]


He has worked with numerous recording artists including Maroon 5, Kelly Clarkson, Demi Lovato, Avicii, Madonna, Nick Jonas, Kiiara, Zedd, Rufus Du Sol, Bebe Rexha, Skylar Grey, Jon Bellion, Starrah, Troye Sivan, Julia Michaels and Britney Spears. He has also produced records with Selena Gomez, Fifth Harmony, Zendaya, and Lupe Fiasco.[3]

Prior to his career as a writer and producer, Evigan was the lead singer of the Los Angeles-based band After Midnight Project. The band released one album and four EPs. They participated in the Warped Tour and played with artists including Chevelle, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Papa Roach, Thirty Seconds to Mars, 10 Years, and Story of the Year.

Evigan is a member of the production duo "The Suspex" with fellow writer and producer Mitch Allan. The pair have penned numerous hits including Demi Lovato's "Heart Attack". Evigan credits his entry into pop songwriting to Disney A&R executive Mio Vukovic after Vukovic introduced him to Demi Lovato.[4] Evigan went on to have four songs on Demi and two on Selena Gomez's debut album Stars Dance. In 2020, Evigan signed the deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing.[5]


Songwriting and production creditsEdit

Title Year Artist(s) Album Credits Written with Produced with
"Talk Dirty"
(featuring 2 Chainz)
2013 Jason Derulo Tattoos Co-writer Jason Desrouleaux, Taheed Epps, Eric Frederic, Sean Douglas, Ori Kaplan, Tamir Muskat, Tomer Yosef -
"Miss Movin' On" Fifth Harmony Better Together EP Co-writer/Producer Mitch Allan, Lindy Robbins, Julia Michaels Mitch Allan
"Better Together" Co-writer Harmony Samuels, Savan Kotecha, Patrick Bianco -
"Leave My Heart Out of This" Co-writer/Producer Tebey Ottoh, Marcus Lomax, Stefan Johnson, Jordan Johnson The Monsters and the Strangerz
"Power" Kat Graham Non-album single Katerina Graham, Mitch Allan, Julia Michaels, Sean Douglas Mitch Allan
"Buffalo Bill" Moxie Raia Producer - Freddy Wexler
"Kids Itz Kinetic" Kate Crash Co-writer/Producer - -
"Heart Attack" Demi Lovato Demi Mitch Allan, Sean Douglas, Nikki Williams, Aaron Phillips, Demetria Lovato Mitch Allan
"Made in the USA" Demetria Lovato, Jonas Jeberg, Corey Chorus, Blair Perkins Jonas Jeberg
"Two Pieces" Olivia Waithe, Mitch Allan Mitch Allan
"Never Been Hurt" Demetria Lovato, Alexandra Tamposi, Jordan Johnson, Marcos Lomax, Stefan Johnson The Monsters and the Strangerz
"Forget Forever" Selena Gomez Stars Dance Clarence Coffee Jr., Alexander Izquerdio, Jordan Johnson, Stefan Johnson, Marcus Lomax The Monsters and the Strangerz, Dan Book
"Save the Day" Mitch Allan, Olivia Waithe Mitch Allan
"Butterflies" Zendaya Zendaya Sam Watters, Jordan Johnson, Marcus Lomax, Stefan Johnson The Monsters and the Strangerz, Sam Watters
"Bottle You Up" Olivia Waithe, Mitch Allan Mitch Allan
"It Was Always You" 2014 Maroon 5 V Adam Levine, Samuel Martin, Marcus Lomax, Jordan Johnson, Stefan Johnson The Monsters and the Strangerz, Sam Martin, Isaiah Tejada
"Coming Back for You" Adam Levine, Samuel Martin, Marcus Lomax, Jordan Johnson, Stefan Johnson The Monsters and the Strangerz, Sam Martin, Isaiah Tejada
(featuring Sam Martin)
David Guetta Listen Co-writer/Co-producer Pierre Guetta, Giorgio Tuinfort, Samuel Martin, Lindy Robbins David Guetta, Giorgio Tuinfort, Sam Martin
"What I Did for Love"
(featuring Emeli Sandé)
Co-writer Pierre Guetta, Giorgio Tuinfort, Breyan Stanley Issac, Samuel Martin, Sean Douglas, Alicia Cook -
"Lovers on the Sun"
(featuring Sam Martin)
Co-writer/Vocal producer Pierre Guetta, Tim Bergling, Giorgio Tuinfort, Frederic Riesterer, Michael Einziger, Samuel Martin David Guetta, Avicii, Giorgio Tuinfort, Frederic Riesterer, Daddy's Groove
"Goodbye Friend"
(featuring The Script)
Co-writer Pierre Guetta, Frederic Riesterer, Giorgio Tuinfort, Samuel Martin, Sean Douglas, Breyan Stanley Issac, Danny O'Donoghue, Mark Sheehan, Zsolt Milichovszki, David Nagy -
(featuring John Legend)
Pierre Guetta, Giorgio Tuinfort, Austin Bisnow, Frederic Riesterer, John Stephens, Sarah Rayne, Joaquin Banuelos -
"Chains" Nick Jonas Nick Jonas Co-writer/Producer Ammar Malik, Danny Parker Nick Jonas
"Teacher" Ammar Malik, Danny Parker Nick Jonas
"Don't Talk About Love" G.R.L. G.R.L. EP Mitch Allan, Lindy Robbins, Julia Michaels Mitch Allan
(featuring Chris Brown)
Pitbull Globalization Armando Perez, Clarence Coffee Jr., Marcus Lomax, Jordan Johnson, Stefan Johnson, Alexander Izquerdio, Christopher Brown, Al Burna The Monsters and the Strangerz
"Heartbeat Song" 2015 Kelly Clarkson Piece by Piece Co-writer Kara DioGuardi, Audra Mae, Mitch Allan -
"Ghosttown" Madonna Rebel Heart Co-writer/Producer Madonna Ciccone, Sean Douglas, Evan Kidd Bogart Madonna, Billboard
"Inside Out" Co-writer Madonna Ciccone, Sean Douglas, Evan Kidd Bogart, Michael Dean -
"Cheyenne" Jason Derulo Everything Is 4 Jason Desrouleaux, Ian Kirkpatrick, Samuel Martin, Lindy Robbins, Marcus Lomax, Stefan Johnson, Jordan Johnson -
"Get Ugly" Jason Desrouleaux, Eric Frederic, Sean Douglas -
"When Love Hurts" JoJo III EP Co-writer/Producer Benjamin Levin, Erin Wuthrich, Ammar Malik, Daniel Omelio Benny Blanco
"Old Ways" Demi Lovato Confident Olivia Waithe, Scott Hoffman Babydaddy, Mitch Allan
"Waitin for You"
(featuring Sirah)
Demetria Lovato, Julia Michaels, Steve McCucheon, Sara Mitchell Steve Mac, Mitch Allan
(featuring Troye Sivan)
Zedd True Colors Co-writer Anton Zaslavski, Julia Michaels, Samuel Martin, Lindy Robbins, Austin Paul Flores -
(featuring Julia Michaels)
Anton Sazlavski, Andreas Schuller, Julia Michaels, Danny Parker -
"Who's With Me" 2016 Flo Rida Non-album single Co-writer/Producer Tramar Dillard, Justin Franks, Alexander Izquerdio, Breyan Stanley Issac, Daniel Majic, Oliver Peterhof DJ Frank E, Danny Majic, Breyan Issac, Nick Sweeley, Ryan Gladieux
"Voodoo" Nick Jonas Last Year Was Complicated Nicholas Jonas, Dewain Whitmore Jr. -
"Champagne Problems" Nicholas Jonas, Sean Douglas, Jonathan Tucker, Dewain Whitemore Jr. -
"Good Girls"
(featuring Big Sean)
Nicholas Jonas, Sean Douglas, Sean Andersson -
"The Difference" Nicholas Jonas, Dewain Whitmore Jr. -
"Comfortable" Nicholas Jonas Nick Jonas
"Man on the Moon" Britney Spears Glory Ilsey Juber, Phoebe Ryan, Brandon Lowry, Marcus Lomax Dan Book, Pat Thrall
"Liar" Breyan Stanley Issac, Danny Parker, Nash Overstreet -
"Still Standing" Tini Tini Lindy Robbins, Maureen McDonald -
"Got Me Started" Jonnali Parmenius, Daniel Traynor Grades
"My Stupid Heart" Co-writer Billy Steinberg, Josh Alexander -
"Don't Cry for Me" Co-writer/Producer Ross Golan, Ammar Malik, Kevin Snevely Kevin Svenely
"Sigo Adelante" Co-writer Lindy Robbins, Maureen McDonald -
"Si Tu de Vas" Billy Steinberg, Josh Alexander -
"Morning in America" Jon Bellion The Human Condition Co-writer/Producer Sean Douglas, Sam Martin, Ian Kirkpatrick, Jonathan Bellion Ian Kirkpatrick, Jon Bellion, Mark Williams, Volta
"Gangsta" Kehlani Suicide Squad: OST Co-writer Holly Hafferman, Jeremy Coleman, Jacob Lutrell, Kehlani Parrish, Andrew Swanson -
"Wreak Havoc" Skylar Grey Co-writer/Producer Holly Hafferman, Glenda "Gizzle" Proby -
"Shed a Light"
(with David Guetta featuring Cheat Codes)
Robin Schulz Uncovered Co-writer Pierre Guetta, John Ryan II, Dennis Bierbrodt, Jurgen Dohr, Guido Kramar, Giorgio Tuinfort, Jacob Kasher Hindlin, Ammar Malik, Robin Schulz -
(featuring Stephen Marley)
2017 Pitbull Climate Change Armando Perez, Ian Kirkpatrick, Joshua Gallander, Mitch Allan, Samuel Martin, Sean Douglas, Stephen Marley -
"Educate Ya"
(featuring Jason Derulo)
Co-writer/Producer Armando Perez, Ian Kirkpatrick, Lindy Robbins, Jordan Johnson, Stefan Johnson, Marcus Lomax Ian Kirkpatrick, The Monsters and the Strangerz
"Bom Bidi Bom"
(with Nicki Minaj)
Nick Jonas Fifty Shades Darker: OST Breyan Stanley Issac, Marcel Botezan, Sebastian Barac, Onika Maraj Breyan Issac
"Good Days" Shawn Hook My Side of Your Story EP Shawn Hlookof, Ammar Malik Ammar Malik, Gian Stone
"Kanye's In My Head" Boy Epic Non-album single Matt Stallings, Cut Down Trees Cut Down Trees
"Hoodie" Hey Violet From the Outside Julian Bunetta, Ross Golan, Jacob Kasher Hindlin, Ammar Malik, Daniel Omelio Julian Bunetta
"Good Life"
(with Kehlani)
G-Eazy The Fate of the Furious: OST Gerald Gillum, Kehlani Parrish, Benjamin Diehl, Marco Rodriguez Diaz, Holly Hafferman, Justin Franks, Daniel Majic, Andrew Thomas, Moses Davies, Steven Marsden, Vanessa Carlton, Dean Mundy DJ Frank E, Ben Billions, DJ Infamous, Danny Majic
(featuring Rico Nasty)
Lil Yachty Co-writer Miles McCollum, Johnny Mitchell, Vincent Watson, Glenda Proby, Jocelyn Donald -
"Ins and Outs" Sofia Carson Non-album single Co-writer/Producer Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter -
"Lonely Night" Fifth Harmony Fifth Harmony Oladayo Olatunji, Dinah Hansen, Normani Kordei, Jordan Johnson, Stefan Johnson, Marcus Lomax The Monsters and the Strangerz
"Born for Greatness" Papa Roach Crooked Teeth Co-writer Jacoby Shaddix, Jerry Horton, Tobin Esperance -
"What Lovers Do"
(featuring SZA)
Maroon 5 Red Pill Blues Co-writer/Producer Adam Levine, Brittany Tahliah Hazzard, Solana Rowe, Oladayo Olatunji, Victor Radstrom, Elina Stridh Sam Farrar, Mailbox, Ben Billions
"Lips on You" Adam Levine, Charlie Puth, Jacob Kasher Hindlin, Julia Michaels Charlie Puth
"Girls Like You" Adam Levine, Henry Walter, Brittany Tahliah Hazzard, Gian Stone Cirkut
"Whole Heart" Rachel Platten Waves Rachel Platten, Brett McLaughlin Gian Stone
"Collide" Producer - Busbee, Cameron Jaymes, Spencer Bastian
"Shivers" Co-writer/Producer Rachel Platten, Sean Douglas Chris Gehringer, Gian Stone
"Loose Ends" Rachel Platten, Sean Douglas Gian Stone
"Grace" Rachel Platten, Nathaniel Cypert, Sean Douglas Gian Stone
"Whatchachacha" Sage the Gemini Morse Code Co-writer Dominic Woods, Thomas Eriksen, Sean Douglas -
(featuring Sam Martin)
Robin Schulz Uncovered Co-writer/Producer Robin Schulz, Samuel Martin, Stefan Debruck, Guido Kramer, Dennis Beirbrodt, Ammar Malik, Jurgen Dohr, Joaquin Howard Robin Schulz, Junxx, Sam Martin
"Juice" Chromeo Head Over Heels Patrick Gemayal, David Macklovitch, Sean Douglas Chromeo, Chris "TEK" O'Ryan
"Trust" Boy Epic Non-album single Matt Stallings, Cut Down Trees Cut Down Trees
"I Want a Miracle!" 2018 Frederic Riesterer Co-writer Frederic Riesterer. Samuel Martin -
"Must've Been"
(featuring DRAM)
Chromeo Head Over Heels Co-writer/Producer Patrick Gemayel, David Macklovitch, Jacob Kasher Hindlin, Gamal Lewis, Isaiah Tejada, Ammar Malik, Shelly Massenburg-Smith, William Bastian Chromeo, A-Trak, Gian Stone, Ash Harrison, Ben Maddahi
"Ferrari" Bebe Rexha Expectations Bleta Rexha, Asia Whiteacre Gian Stone
"Steal My Thunder" Keith Urban Graffiti U Keith Urban, Emily Weisband, Jordan Minton Keith Urban
"Same Heart" Keith Urban, Emily Weisband, Jordan Minton Keith Urban
"LA Girls" Charlie Puth Voicenotes Co-writer Charlie Puth, Jacob Kasher Hindlin, Sean Douglas -
"One Track Mind" Chromeo Head Over Heels Co-writer/Producer Patrick Gemayal, David Macklovitch, Gregory Evigan, Lindy Robbins, Scott Friedman, Talay Riley, Lennard Macaluso Chromeo, A-Trak, Chris "TEK" O'Ryan, John Cunningham, Ash Harrison, Ben Maddahi
"Drowning" ZHU Ringos Desert Co-writer/Background vocals ZHU -
"She Knows How to Love Me"
(featuring Jess Glynne & Stefflon Don)
David Guetta 7 Co-writer/Producer Pierre Guetta, Timothy Bergling, Giorgio Tuinfort, Frederic Riesterer, Nicholas Seeley, Relph Wegner, Jessica Glynne, Priscilla Renea Hamilton, Jonathan Reuven Rotem, Teal Douville, Stephanie Allen, Rakim Allen, Dorothy LaBostrie, Joseph Lubin, Richard Penniman David Guetta, Avicii, Giorgio Tuinfort, Frederic Riesterer, J.R. Rotem, Teal Douville, Ralph Wegner
"That Song That We Used to
Make Love To"
Carrie Underwood Cry Pretty Co-writer Hillary Lindsey -
"No Place" Rüfüs Du Sol Solace Co-writer/Producer Jon George, Tyrone Lindqvist, James Hunt Jon George, Tyrone Lindqvist, James Hunt
"Lost in My Mind"
"Treat You Better" Mark Foster, Jon George, Tyrone Lindqvist, James Hunt
"Paris" Sabrina Carpenter Singular: Act I Co-writer/Producer Sabrina Carpenter, Brett McLaughlin Brett McLaughlin, Gian Stone
(featuring Marina & Luis Fonsi)
Clean Bandit What Is Love? Co-writer Jack Patterson, Camille Purcell, Matthew Knott, Marina Diamandis, Luis Lopez-Cepero To be confirmed
(featuring Ellie Goulding)
Jack Patterson, Grace Chatto, Caroline Ailin, Elena Goulding -
"Everything I Need" Skylar Grey Aquaman Producer
"Good Things Fall Apart" 2019 Illenium Ascend Co-Writer, Producer Nicholas Miller, James Abrahart, Jon Bellion, Sarah Hudson Illenium
"In Your Arms" Nicholas Miller, Samuel Martin, Stefan Johnson, Jordan Johnson, Alexander Izquerdio, Samuel Nelson Harris
"Uglykid" Hobo Johnson The Fall of Hobo Johnson Co-Writer, Producer Hobo Johnson, Derek Lynch, David Baez-Lopez -
"Mover Awayer" Patrick Wimberly, Hobo Johnson
"Typical Story" Hobo Johnson
"All In My Head"
"Hate Me" Ellie Goulding Brightest Blue Co-Writer Elena Goulding, Jarad Higgins, Jordan Johnson, Marcus Loma, Stefan Johnson, Andrew Wotman, Brittany Hazzard watt, The Monsters and the Strangerz
"Crazy" Madonna Madame X Co-Writer/Producer Starrah, Madonna Mike Dean, Madonna
"I Rise"
"Jealous" Ingrid Michaelson Stranger Songs Co-Producer Ingrid Michaelson, Will Lobban-Bean, Casey Smith Lionel Crasta, Gian Stone
"Trust" Jonas Brothers Happiness Begins Co-Writer/Producer Joe Jonas, N. Jonas, Ryan Tedder, Ammar Malik Ryan Tedder
"Jersey" Music from Chasing Happiness Co-Writer/Producer Joe Jonas, N. Jonas, K. Jonas, James Ghaleb -
"Like It's Christmas" Non-album single Co-Writer, Co-Producer Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas, Kevin Jonas, Gian Stone, Freddy Wexler, Annika Wells Ryan Tedder, Mike Elizondo, Freddy Wexler, Gian Stone
"Drama" Boy Epic Co-Writer, Producer Boy Epic -
"I Wish" Hayley Kioko I'm Too Sensitive for This Shit Co-Writer, Co-Producer Pat Morrissey, Bibi Bourelly Pat Morrissey
"Be Somebody" Brigetta Non-album single Co-Writer, Producer Brigetta Truitt -
"Can You Hear Me Now" Bishop Briggs Champion Co-Writer, Producer Bishop Briggs, Scott Harris -
"Top Of The World" Papa Roach Who Do You Trust? Co-Writer, Producer Jerry Horton Jr, Tobin Esperance, Jacoby Shaddix -
"The Digital" Elephant Heart Seasons Co-Writer Victoria Evigan, Solomon Olds & Lauren Olds -
"Lenguas" Co-Writer Victoria Evigan, Isaiah Tejada & Miles Beard -
"Something's Got to Give" Labrinth Imagination & the Misfit Kid Co-Writer Labrinth, Darren Poole & Ammar Malik -
"Rather Be Alone" Robin Schulz IIII Co-Writer Daniel Deimann, Dennis Bierbrodt, Guido Kramer, Isidoros Kiloudis, Jordan Johnson, Jürgen Dohr, Marcus Lomax, Nikolaos Martinos, Robin Schulz, Sam Martin, Sean Douglas, Stefan Dabruck, Stefan Johnson, Lennie King'ori, Jhawgez Von Rubixx, Spax Di Genius -
"Lost in Translation" Johnnyswim Moonlight Co-Writer, Producer Malay, Amanda Sudano, Abner Ramirez Malay
"Right Here, Right Now" Bebe Rexha Non-album single Co-Writer, Producer MarcLo, Saweetie, Jordan K. Johnson, Bebe Rexha, Lindy Robbins, Stefan Johnson German, The Monsters and the Strangerz
"Obvious" Deorro Co-Writer John Ryan, Deorro, Ammar Malik -
"People You Know" 2020 Selena Gomez Rare Co-writer Selena Gomez, Alex HopeSteph Jones, Mathieu Jomphe Lépine, Lil Aaron -
"Physical" Dua Lipa Future Nostalgia Co-Writer/Producer Clarence Coffee Jr., Dua Lipa, Sarah Hudson KOZ
"I Still Do" Kiiara Lil Kiiwi Co-writer/Producer Kiara Saulters, Ali Tamposi, Justin Tranter -
"Guess I'm a Liar" Sofia Carson Non-album single Co-Writer/Producer - Gian Stone



Year Title Role Notes
1998 Mel Sammy
2004 Something Sweet The Artist Short film
2006 Racin' for a Livin' Himself (guest) Segment: "Opening Preview"
2019 Songland Himself Episode: "OneRepublic"

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Jason Evigan - IMDb IMDb
  2. ^ a b Jason Evigan Interview - Writing Hits for Demi Lovato and others Songwriter Universe
  3. ^ "Jason Evigan". www.aaminc.com. Advanced Alternative Media, Inc. Archived from the original on October 6, 2014. Retrieved October 2, 2014.
  4. ^ Widran, Jonathan. "Writer/Producer Jason Evigan Breaks Through, Co-Writing Hits For Demi Lovato". Songwriter Universe. Songwriteruniverse.com. Retrieved October 2, 2014.
  5. ^ "Sony/ATV Signs 'Girls Like You' Co-Writer Jason Evigan to Publishing Admin Deal". Variety. Retrieved November 20, 2020.

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