Tiërce Alec John Person (December 10, 1986), professionally known as Tearce Kizzo, is a Dutch record producer, songwriter, music executive and entrepreneur. He had his big breakthrough in September 2009 with the release of ‘Silly Boy’ by Eva Simons; his first international success which charted top 20 and 40 in over 12 countries. This allowed his career to expand into a wider range of opportunities. It led him to co-produce ‘Can’t Stop Me’ by Afrojack ft. Shermanology in 2012, another chart breaking record, which got him his first big offer from Sony ATV (LA). After this he signed, he relocated to Los Angeles and has been working with A-List artist such as: Pitbull, Sting, Ne-Yo, Natalie La Rose, Blackbear, Agnez Mo and produced ‘More Than Friends’ for INNA ft. Daddy Yankee which reached the number 1 spot in Spain.
In November 2012, he co-produced the track ‘Rest of My Life’ by Ludacris ft. Usher and David Guetta. This track was featured in the movie soundtrack of ‘Fast & the Furious 6’. In June 2013 he produced the entire album of Agnez ‘AGNEZ MO‘ which chartered #1 in Indonesia. This didn’t stop him from achieving more groundbreaking success, because later that year he produced the track ‘Fire’ by Jason Derulo ft. Pitbull on Derulo’s album ‘Tattoos’ which went gold in the UK and Australia.
In 2014 he signed a management deal with Compound, most known for managing singer/songwriter Ne-Yo.Throughout this collaboration he produced several songs with Neyo such as the theme song for McDonalds ‘Pay With Love’ campain, co-produced Neyo- ‘Friend Like Me’ with David Foster for the Disney tribute album ‘We Love Disney’ ,worked on 8 songs for the second season of the US hit show Empire and co-produced a song for the movie” Birth Of A Nation” named “Queen”.In addition to those he recently (2018) co-produced a song a Neyo’s “GoodMan” album called ” Wont Be Often”.On top of that, he produced 3 songs for Urban Legend Keith Sweat’s latest album “Dress to Impress (which reached the #4 spot on billboard R&B ), several songs for Multi platinum artist Shaggy and 3 songs on album “Help” for rising star Blackbear.
Kizzo currently still resides in Los Angeles and is now represented by the legendary Tim & Danny, most known for representing producer duo”Stargate”.He is working on a wide range of projects.How does he tap into his creativity as a producer and always comes up with new music? According to Kizzo: ‘Creativity is part of your subconscious, and the key is to not focus on it,just let it flow freely.And most importantly you have to believe in yourself, and work really hard.’
De Kizzo Band is ontwikkeld door Stichting Rapucation.