Craig J Snider is a Composer, Producer, Remixer, Songwriter, Label Owner & Multi-instrumentalist. He is best known for his success as a Producer, Arranger and Keyboardist on a string of Remixes & Album productions that have topped Billboard's dance chart (28 Number One Hits!), including JT's "What goes around”, MariahCarey's "Don't Forget About Us," Kelly Clarkson's "Walk Away", and Beyoncé’s "Irreplaceable,". Recently Craig and DJ Tracy Young Remixed Katy Perry's "Chained To The Rhythm" & "Turn up the night" for Enrique Iglesias both #1 records. This past summer, Craig again collaborated with Tracy to deliver a Hit Radio Version of Jessica Sanchez's "Stronger Than Ever". It was featured by Hillary Clinton's campaign. He also produced David Cassidy's (Partridge Family) 2016 Christmas Ep at Mix Kitchen. In the world of film, Craig just completed the score and music supervision for Director Writer Nancy Goodman's new Romantic Comedy "Surprise Me". Recently he also scored the highly acclaimed director Steve James (Hoop Dreams and the Interrupters) Documentary film “Head Games”.
In 1998 Craig co-founded his critically acclaimed underground label, Uncommon Trax. In addition to billboard success (BigBang Theory "Do U Got Funk," D. Ramirez "Get Your Freaque On," Mantronik's "77 Strings") the label has successfully placed numerous songs from its catalog in commercials (Best Buy, Bank Of America, Becks), Television shows (Entourage, Moonlight,The L Word, The Hills, Sex in the City) & Film (American Pie: Beta House, Save the Last Dance 2, Meet Bill). Craig also has broad experience as a composer of original music for advertising and television. Craig has placed songs & or composed music for television shows including: American Greed, The Voice, Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, MTV Cribs, Passions, & Sex and the City. In 2008 He Co-Founded Mix Kitchen Music Sound & Mix (www.mixkitchen.com). His commercial credits include music for Nissan, ESPN, Blue Cross, Gatorade, BK, and McDonald's. As a live performer, Craig serves as a Keyboardist, Vocalist and Producer for the David Cassidy Touring Band. He also performs with his Trip Hop Band Boody Dust Project.
A Boston native (As a child having studied at New England Conservatory & Berklee), Craig received a degree in piano and composition from Northwestern University. He received additional instruction from renowned recording artists Chic Corea, Jaki Byard, Keith Jarrett, Alain Swain, Michael Tilson Thomas and John Browning.