Biography

Dutch born Koen Heldens is an international multi-platinum selling, American Music Award, and Billboard Music Award winning mixing engineer based in Los Angeles, CA.

Heldens is most known for his work with the late XXXTentacion including his 7 times platinum selling global number 1 hit single “SAD!” (which earned the Guinness World Record for “Most Streamed Track on Spotify in 24 Hours” and was the #3 most consumed song of 2018.), and “Fuck Love [ft. Trippie Redd]” (which is the most streamed song in SoundCloud history.)

Other notable work includes the soundtrack for 62nd GRAMMY nominated, and 91st Academy Award (Oscar), 76th Golden Globe and 24th Critics’ Choice Award winning movie “Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse”, and work with artists such as: Swae Lee, Kanye West, Maluma, Lil’ Wayne, Rick Ross, Dr. Dre, Kid Ink, Travis Barker, and many more.

In total, Heldens’ work has sold over 50 million records world-wide and has been streamed over 10 billion times around the globe.

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