Archie Peña

By admin in : Meet the Saints // Aug 22 2010

Archie Peña is an internationally acclaimed Songwriter/Producer/Drummer and Percussionist Extraordinaire.
A renowned music Composer, a THREE TIME GRAMMY WINNING PRODUCER and a 2 TIME BMI SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR
thanks to his Songwriting collaboration with SHAKIRA and WYCLEF JEAN on the smash RADIO HIT SINGLE “HIPS DON’T LIE”

He has been a member of the International Music Scene for over two decades and has performed, recorded, and produced for Artists such as SHAKIRA,GLORIA ESTEFAN, PHARELL WILLIAMS, CHRISSY HIND, MADONNA, RICKY MARTIN, WHITNEY HOUSTON, TONY BENNET, JOHN LEGEND and ALEJANDRO SANZ, to name a few.
Archie Pena is an innovative artist who has Extensive WORLD TOURING CREDITS with Artists such as SHAKIRA, GLORIA ESTEFAN, WYCLEFF JEAN, RICKY MARTIN, and JOHN LEGEND.
Furthermore, he is an active endorsee and exclusive artist for PEARL DRUMS, ZILDJIAN CYMBALS, TAYLOR GUITARS, and REMO PERCUSSION. His UNIQUE Style and personality has made him one of the most sought after PERCUSSIONISTS in the music Industry.
Throughout his extensive career as a drummer and arranger, he has contributed and recorded in more than 300 albums. In Miami, you can find him in action performing at the Miami Heat home games with his
power drumming trio, “Archie Peña and the Miami Heat Rhythm Section”. He is currently in the studio working on different projects for various artists, but the one
closest to his heart and has many times put aside pursuing other interests, is his very own POWERFULLY GROOVE ORIENTEDPROJECT called “Archie Peña and Santo Negro”.