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Birth name  Damon Jared Reinagle
Name  Damon Sharpe
Role  Record producer

Occupation(s)  Songwriter, record producer, music executive, vocal coach, actor
Genres  Pop music, Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Dance music, Hip hop music
Nominations  Satellite Award for Best Original Song
Similar People  Cutfather, Lucas Secon, Eric Sanicola, Denise Eisenberg Rich, Matt Squire

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Damon Sharpe; born Damon Jared Reinagle; is an American award-winning record producer and songwriter who works in Los Angeles. He has contributed many recognizable songs to popular culture and has been involved with the production of various popular albums that cumulatively have sold over 40 million copies.


Current career

Sharpe is currently a sought after music producer and songwriter who is active in Los Angeles. He has worked with various contemporary artists such as Jennifer Lopez, Ariana Grande, Pitbull, Alesso, Kylie Minogue, Anastacia, Kelly Rowland of Destiny's Child, New Boyz, Monica, Charlie Wilson, NKOTB, Nelly, A1, Ginuwine, Amerie, 98 Degrees, American Idol’s Kimberley Locke and Justin Guarini, Natalie Cole, Corbin Bleu, Korean and Japanese artists Got7, 2PM, BoA, SHINee, Kangta, Laboum, Kim Jae-joong, AI, W-inds, T-ara, Kumi Koda, B1A4, Fairies and many others. He has been busy collaborating in the world of EDM with DJs such as Thomas Gold, DVBBS, Morgan Page, Elephante, 3LAU, Ferry Corsten and many others. In 2005 he released the Hurricane Katrina relief record "Come Together Now" written with actress Sharon Stone and featuring contributions from Celine Dion, Nick Carter, Joss Stone, Jesse McCartney, Patti LaBelle, Wyclef Jean, Gavin DeGraw, Anthony Hamilton, The Game, JoJo, John Legend, Kimberley Locke, Natalie Cole, Brian McKnight, AJ McLean, Mýa, Aaron Carter, Stacie Orrico, Kelly Price, and Ruben Studdard. Upcoming releases include Boyz II Men, 98 Degrees, JLS, Leona Lewis, Big Time Rush, and more. He also appeared on season 2 of The X Factor as one of the on camera vocal coaches.

On 22 September 2013 it was announced that Sharpe would appear as a coach/judge on the YTV spinoff series The Next Star: SuperGroup that started airing in spring 2014.


  • ASCAP Pop Award for "Love Don't Cost a Thing"
  • Grammy Award for Best Soundtrack (for Chicago: Music from the Miramax Motion Picture)
  • Global Peace Song Award “Act Of God”
  • Nominations:
  • Satellite Award for Best Original Song
  • Grammy nomination Best R & B album - Forever Charlie - Charlie Wilson
  • Grammy nomination Best Traditional R & B Performance - "My Favorite Part Of You" - Charlie Wilson
  • Discography

  • AI: "Brand New Day", Universal
  • A1: "No More", Columbia UK
  • Aaron Carter: "Enough of Me", Transcontinental Records
  • Abraham Mateo:
  • "It's U" , Sony Music Spain "Fue Un Error Amarte", Sony Music Spain "I'm Feeling So Good" feat. CD9, Sony Music Spain
  • Afro Z: "Been There Done That"
  • Alesso: "Cool", Def Jam Records
  • Alicja Janosz: "Na Na Na", RCA
  • Amerie: "Dangerous", Island Def Jam
  • Anastacia:
  • "Broken Wings", BMG Rights Management "Defeated", Mercury and Island Def Jam "Naughty", Mercury and Island Def Jam "Paid My Dues", Epic "Why’d you Lie To Me", Epic "You’ll Be Fine", Mercury and Island Def Jam
  • Ariana Grande "Pink Champagne" Republic
  • Asher D: "Cuts and Bruises", Independiente Records
  • B5: "Only One", Bad Boy Records
  • Big Time Rush:
  • "Nothin Even Matters", Nickelodeon and Columbia "Elevate", Nickelodeon and Columbia "Love Me Love Me", Nickelodeon and Columbia "All Over Again", Nickelodeon and Columbia "Crazy For U", Nickelodeon and Columbia "24/7", Nickelodeon and Columbia "Untouchable", Nickelodeon and Columbia "Love Me Again", Nickelodeon and Columbia "Run Wild", Nickelodeon and Columbia
  • Blue: "Sweet Thing", Innocent and Virgin UK
  • BoA: "Lose Your Mind", Avex Records
  • BoA: "Feel You", SM Entertainment
  • Boyz II Men: "Losing Sleep", BMG Rights Management
  • Cahill feat. Kimberley Locke: "Feel The Love", 3 Beat and AATW
  • Cascada: "Blink", Kontor Records
  • Charlie Wilson: "My Favorite Part Of You", RCA Records
  • Charlie Wilson feat. Pitbull: "Good Time", RCA Records
  • Chicago: Music from the Miramax Motion Picture:
  • "Cell Block Tango" (Queen Latifah feat. Lil' Kim and Macy Gray), Epic "Love Is A Crime", Epic
  • Chris Rock: Down to Earth (soundtrack), Epic
  • Coco Lee:
  • "Cool", Epic "I Got A Clue", Epic "So Good", Epic
  • Corbin Bleu:
  • "Marchin", Hollywood Records "Mixed Up", Hollywood Records
  • Damon Sharpe: feat. Krayzie Bone "Is It Me", London and Sire Records
  • DVBBS feat. Stella Rio "Wicked Ways" Spinnin' Records
  • Elephante, Trouze, Damon Sharpe: "Age of Innocence", Armada Music
  • Fairies:
  • "Hero" Avex Trax
  • Gareth Gates:
  • "Club Hopping", 19 and RCA UK "Enough Of Me", 19 and RCA UK "Groove With Me", 19 and RCA UK "Just Say Yes", 19 and RCA UK
  • Ginuwine: "Just Because", Epic
  • Girlicious: "2 in the Morning", Universal Records Canada
  • Got7 "Sick" JYP Entertainment
  • High School Musical: The Concert: "Marchin", Hollywood Records
  • Jeannie Ortega: "So Done", Hollywood Records
  • Jennifer Lopez: "Love Don’t Cost A Thing", Epic
  • JLS: "3D", Epic
  • Johnny Gill "This Ones For Me And U" feat. New Edition , Caroline
  • Justin Guarini: "Doin’ Things", 19 & RCA
  • Kalimba: "Undercover", Sony Records
  • Kangta: "Many Times", SM Entertainment
  • Katy Tiz: "Famous", Lava
  • Kelly Rowland:
  • "Every Time You Walk Out That Door", Columbia "No Man No Cry", Columbia
  • Kimberley Locke:
  • "Doing It Tonite," Curb Records "Hey DJ", Curb Records "Last Christmas", Curb Records "Now I Can Fly", Curb Records "Supa’woman", Curb Records "Talk About Us", Curb Records "What I Gotta Do", Curb Records "You Don’t Have To Be Strong", Curb Records
  • Kylie Minogue:
  • "Get Outta My Way", EMI "Go Hard or Go Home", EMI
  • Laboum "Story Travel" NH Media, Nega Network
  • Lolene:
  • "Bang Bang", Capitol Records "Rich", Capitol Records
  • Mercury 4: "No Good In Goodbye"
  • Monica:
  • "I Wrote This Song", J Records "Just Another Girl", J Records
  • Mýa:
  • "Dangerous Mind", Motown "Just Be A Man About It", Motown
  • Natalie Cole: "Say A Little Prayer", Verve
  • New Boyz: feat. Iyaz "Break My Bank", Asylum and Warner Bros. Records
  • NKOTB "Hard (Not Luvin U)" NKOTB Music
  • PLAY:
  • "Another Love Story", Epic "Never Never land", Epic
  • Reece Mastin: "Dirty Paradise", Sony Music Entertainment
  • Rigo Luna: "How I Do", Machete and Universal
  • SHINee "321", Universal
  • Stacie Orrico:
  • "Act Like You Know", Virgin "Gifted", Virgin "Jump the Gun", Virgin "Let It Go", Virgin
  • T-ara "Ooh La La" MBK Entertainment
  • These Kids Wear Crowns: "Jumpstart", Capitol Records/EMI
  • Tiffany: "Yellow Light", SM Entertainment
  • Tren'L: "Outlaw", Casablanca, Universal
  • U.V.U.K: "Blink", Robbins Entertainment
  • Various artists: "Come Together Now", Concord
  • W-inds. "Addicted to love", Pony Canyon
  • 98 Degrees
  • "Ayo", Entertainment One "No Part Of You", Entertainment One "Take The Long Way Home", Entertainment One


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