Joseph Janiak is a multi-platinum selling British singer/songwriter[1][2] and record producer[3][4] based in Los Angeles, United States. He is mostly known for being a songwriter for the likes of Ellie Goulding, Tove Lo, Snakehips, Britney Spears, Take That, and Adam Lambert.[5] His most known appearance, as both songwriter and producer, was on the multi million selling 2017 hit single "Don't Leave" by Snakehips and .

Joe Janiak
Birth nameJoseph Janiak
Years active2012 (2012)–present


Lead singerEdit

Single Year
"The Best You Ever Had" 2018
"Heaven Knows"
"The Big One" 2019
"In My Head" 2020

Featured AppearancesEdit

Single Artist(s) Year Album
(featuring Joe Janiak)
Tove Lo 2016 Lady Wood
"Bad Reputation"
(featuring Joe Janiak)
Avicii 2019 TIM
"Never Leave Me"
(featuring Joe Janiak)
(with Joe Janiak)
Kygo 2020 Golden Hour

Songwriting and Production CreditsEdit

Title Year Artist(s) Album Credits
"Gold" 2013 Bondax Co-writer
"Beating Heart" 2014 Ellie Goulding Divergent: OST
"Higher Than Higher" Take That III
"The Original High" 2015 Adam Lambert The Original High
"There I Said It"
"Around U" Ellie Goulding Delirium
"Forever (Pt. II)" Snakehips Forever Pt. II EP
"Make Me..."[1][3]
(featuring G-Eazy)
2016 Britney Spears Glory -
(featuring Joe Janiak)
Tove Lo Lady Wood Co-writer/Featured Artist
"Mayflies" Benjamin Francis Leftwich After The Rain Co-writer/Producer
"Just Breathe"
"Don't Leave"
(with )
2017 Snakehips TBA
"Tremble" LPX Co-writer
"Cycles" Tove Lo Blue Lips
"Explore" Sundara Karma Youth Is Only Ever Fun
in Retrospect
"Flame" Co-writer/Producer
"Sway" 2018 Tove Styrke Sway
"On a Level"
"Punches" Noah Cyrus Good Cry EP
"Fever" Elley Duhe Dragon Mentality EP
"New York Narcotic" The Knocks New York Narcotic Co-writer
"Walk Away" Hurts Desire Co-writer/Producer
"Wherever You Go"
"Debbie" Your Smith Bad Habit EP Co-writer
"Gucci Rock n Rolla"
(featuring Rivers Cuomo & Kyle)
2019 Snakehips Non-album single
"In Vain" Sigrid Sucker Punch Co-writer/Producer
"End of the Earth" Marina Love + Fear To be confirmed
"You" To be confirmed
"Bad Reputation" Avicii Tim -
"Never Leave Me" -
"Ain't A Thing" -
"Fades Away" -
"Down Low" Astrid S (Single) Producer
"Never Gonna Like You" Bea Miller (Single) -
"Forever" Lewis Capaldi Divinely Uninspired to a Hellish Extent Producer
"Defenceless" 2020 Louis Tomlinson Walls Co-writer/Producer
"Better Now" Oh Wonder No One Else Can Hear Your Crown -
"Bad News Baby" ALMA Have You Seen Her -
"Final Fantasy" Producer
"Love Don't" Adam Lambert Velvet Producer
"Drunk Enough To" NEA '(Single)' Producer
"New Best Friend" Neon Trees '(Single)' Producer
"FAYF" Grey (duo) DARK Co-writer
"Follow" Kygo Golden Hour -
"Moon" 2021 Jonah Kagen (Single) Co-writer/Producer
"Call My Name" JP Cooper (Single) Co-writer/Co-producer
"Bitter Taste" Billy Idol (Single) Co-writer
"Wish You Did" Jonah Kagen (Single) Co-writer/Producer
"Make You Move (feat. Nørskov & Keeya Keys) Rudimental Ground Control Co-writer
"Catching A Dream" Jonah Kagen (Single) Co-writer/Producer
"Purity" 2022 Lilyisthatyou (Single) Co-writer/Producer
"Drowning" Jonah Kagen (Single) Co-writer/Producer
"Last Man On Earth" Anna Bates (Single) Co-writer/Co-producer


  1. ^ a b c "How a Trip to Nicaragua Inspired a Song on Tove Lo's New Album". 4 November 2016. Retrieved 24 December 2017.
  2. ^ Lipshutz, Jason (21 March 2014). "Ellie Goulding Aches For Downtime: 'I Need To Sort My Life Out'". Billboard. Retrieved 24 December 2017.
  3. ^ a b Kennedy, Gerrick D. (15 July 2016). "Britney Spears' smooth 'Make Me' sees the pop star exploring a new, mature sound". Retrieved 24 December 2017.
  4. ^ Kennedy, Gerrick D. (7 September 2016). "Why Britney Spears and her team opted for tradition with the release of 'Glory'". Retrieved 24 December 2017.
  5. ^ Lipshutz, Jason (20 March 2014). "Adam Lambert Working With Max Martin on New Album". Billboard. Retrieved 24 December 2017.