Two heads are better than one, especially when it comes to creating pop music. Salem Al Fakir and Vincent Pontare have gone from successful solo artists to Swedish Grammy winning songwriters and producers. With prior writing credits as varied as Ghost, Madonna, David Guetta, Avicii and Axwell /\ Ingrosso, Katy Perry, Sia and Swedish House Mafia the duo come practiced in the art of crafting music for the masses. Most being created in their studio in Stockholm, always with a rare passion for music.
At the Swedish Grammy Awards 2014 Vincent and Salem, together with Magnus Lidehäll, were awarded "Composer of the Year” after a very successful and productive year including the albums of Swedish top artists Veronica Maggio and Petter, as well as work with artists like Sebastian Ingrosso, Seinabo Sey, Mapei and Galantis. Having accomplished incredible results both locally in Sweden and internationally, they always leave a personalized touch to their work.
Vincent and Salem’s variety became even clearer when they released experimental yet infectious pop, as Vargas & Lagola. Most recent release is hit single 'Roads'.