With a combined total of upwards of 155 million albums sold and forty #1 hits in multiple genres over three decades, 4 Horsemen Music are a formidable addition to Round Hill’s already impressive publishing roster. Consisting of Marti Frederiksen, Zac Maloy, Blair Daly and Scott Stevens, 4 Horsemen Music have collectively worked with such worldwide superstars as Mick Jagger, Aerosmith, Carrie Underwood, Rascal Flatts, Shinedown, Uncle Kracker and more. 4 Horsemen Music had three #1 singles at Active Rock with Shinedown’s “Atlas Falls,” Ayron Jones’ “Mercy,” and Halestorm’s “Back From The Dead,” along with five additional Top Ten singles.
MARTI FREDERIKSEN- a native of Los Angeles, started his career as an artist playing drums, guitar and singing lead vocals in several signed alternative and rock bands in the 80s and 90s.
Over those years in bands he stood out as a songwriter and producer, catching the attention of legendary A&R executive, John Kalodner, who introduced him to his now longtime collaborator, Aerosmith. He co-wrote and produced “Just Push Play” also giving him his first taste of worldwide songwriting success with “Jaded.” This paved the way for writing with Def Leppard and Mick Jagger, then producing “Cry” by Faith Hill, and working with Sheryl Crowe, Pink and Eminem.
He’s now an award-winning songwriter/producer crossing all genres with hits such as: Ozzy Osbourne’s “Dreamer,” “Sorry” by Buckcherry, “Love Remains the Same” by Gavin Rossdale, Carrie Underwood’s “Undo It” & “Mama’s Song,” and “Crawling Back to You” by Daughtry.
Marti currently resides in Nashville where he continues to write, produce and perform. He is a lead singer and guitar player for The Loving Mary Band, who back up artists Steven Tyler, Gretchen Wilson, and Mick Fleetwood.
ZAC MALOY-Founding member of rock band The Nixons. Zac’s songwriting credits include cuts with Carrie Underwood, Tim McGraw, Blake Shelton, Jake Owen, 3 Doors Down, Skillet, Bowling For Soup, Barenaked Ladies, Dorothy, Saliva, Black Veil Brides, Sponge, Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown, and Theory of a Deadman. #1 hits include Underwood’s “Temporary Home,” Skillet’s “American Noise,” and Shinedown’s “Atlas Falls.”
BLAIR DALY-Credits include cuts with Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood, Tim McGraw, Bad Wolves, Shinedown, Dorothy, Sixx:A.M., Halestorm, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Backstreet Boys, and Uncle Kracker’s international hit “Smile”. Five #1 hits including “People Like Us” by Kelly Clarkson, “Beer Money” by Kip Moore, and “Stand” by Rascal Flatts.
SCOTT STEVENS former lead singer of the band the Exies and songwriter / producer, with credits including Shinedown, American Authors, Halestorm, Ayron Jones, Dorothy, Nothing More, Skillet, Sixx: A.M., Scott Stapp, Highly Suspect, Chris Daughtry, New Years Day, and many more. Scott’s career has included twelve #1 Active Rock Radio songs, plus 20 Top 5’s and 28 Top 10’s. He also co penned Shinedown’s number 1 hit “How Did You Love” which became Active Rock Song of the Year, and “Sick Of It,“ Christian Rock Song of the Year for the band Skillet. Stevens co-wrote and produced 4 songs for the Grammy nominated album ‘The Stories We Tell Ourselves’ by Nothing More for Rock Album of the Year.