Dan Nigro

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Daniel Nigro
Also known asAs Tall As Lions
Born (1982-05-14) May 14, 1982 (age 37)
Long Island, NY
Occupation(s)songwriter, instrumentalist
Associated actsAs Tall As Lions, Sky Ferreira, Kimbra, Ariel Rechtshaid, Justin Raisen

Daniel Nigro (born May 14, 1982) is an American songwriter and producer.[1] He is the former lead singer and guitarist of the indie rock band As Tall As Lions. Alongside collaborators Ariel Rechtshaid and Justin Raisen of Heavy Duty Music,[2] Nigro has recently written and produced for Carly Rae Jepsen, Sky Ferreira, Empress Of, Lewis Capaldi and more. He moved on to a solo project called "Blocks".


With As Tall As Lions[edit]

Title Release Date Label Billboard 200 peak
Lafcadio May 8, 2004 Triple Crown Records
As Tall As Lions August 8, 2006 Triple Crown Records
You Can't Take It with You August 18, 2009 Triple Crown Records #88

As a Songwriter/Producer[edit]


Release year Artist Album Label Credit
2019 Caroline Polachek Pang Columbia Records writer, co-producer "So Hot You're Hurting My Feelings", "Door", "Look At Me Now", "I Give Up"
2019 Conan Gray Comfort Crowd Republic Records producer "Checkmate", "Comfort Crowd"
2019 Freya Ridings Freya Ridings Capitol Records writer, producer "Castles'
2019 Hey Violet Single Capitol Records writer, producer "Better By Myself"
2019 Conan Gray Single Republic Records writer, producer "The King"
2018 Lo Moon Single Columbia writer, producer "For Me, It's You"
2018 Conan Gray Sunset Season Republic producer "Generation Why", "Crush Culture", "Lookalike", 'Greek God"
2018 Empress Of US Terrible writer, co-producer "When I'm With Him"
2018 Lo Moon Lo Moon Columbia writer, "Real Love", "Tried To Make You My Own", "My Money", "The Right Thing"
2018 Finneas O'Connell Single Self-Released writer, co-producer "Heaven"
2018 Rae Morris Someone Out There Atlantic writer, "Physical Form"
2017 Lewis Capaldi Bloom EP Capitol writer, producer "Mercy"
2017 Lo Moon Lo Moon Columbia writer, "This Is It", "Thorns"
2016 Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness Zombies on Broadway Vanguard Records writer, "Walking In My Sleep"
2016 Zella Day Man on the Moon B3Sci., Hollywood Records writer, producer, "Man on the Moon", "Hunnie Pie"
2016 A-Trak Single Fool's Gold writer, "Parallel Lines" (feat. Phantogram)
2015 JR JR JR JR Warner Bros. writer, co-producer, "Gone"
2015 Carly Rae Jepsen E•MO•TION School Boy Records, Interscope Records writer, co-producer, "When I Needed You"
2015 Little Boots Working Girl On Repeat, Dim Mak writer, producer, "Help Too"
2015 Twin Shadow Eclipse Warner Bros. writer, co-producer, "When The Lights Turn Out"
2014 Dillon Francis Money Sucks, Friends Rule Columbia writer, "Hurricane"
2014 Billy Idol Kings & Queens of the Underground BFI Records writer, "Can't Break Me Down"
2014 Kylie Minogue Kiss Me Once Parlophone writer, "If Only"
2013 Sky Ferreira Night Time, My Time[3] Capitol writer, "You're Not the One", "I Blame Myself", "I Will", "Love in Stereo"; keyboards, guitars
2012 Sky Ferreira Ghost EP Capitol writer, "Lost in My Bedroom”
2011 Kimbra Vows[4] Warner Bros. writer, "Cameo Lover"


  1. ^ "Daniel Nigro Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved April 10, 2014.
  2. ^ "Heavy Duty Music – Roster". Heavy Duty Music. Retrieved April 10, 2014.
  3. ^ Night Time, My Time) (Media notes). Sky Ferreira. Capitol Records. 2013.CS1 maint: others (link)
  4. ^ Vows (album) (Media notes). Kimbra. Warner Bros. Records. 2011.CS1 maint: others (link)