Illinois composer Erik Haddad is a rising star in TV music with a list of credits that includes Dateline (NBC), The Voice (NBC), Pawn Stars (History), Long Island Medium (TLC), American Pickers (History), Aftermath With William Shatner (BIO), The First 48 (A&E), Say Yes To The Dress (TLC), 16 & Pregnant (MTV), Tosh.0 (Comedy Central), and much more. His music has also been used in film, video games, documentaries, and commercials. Erik's genres include everything from mysterious Dramatic underscore to eclectic World, Pop, Electronic, New Age, Jazz, Rock, and Latin music.
Erik Haddad's additional TV credits include: Fashion Star (NBC), Abandoned (Nat Geo), Oddities (Science Channel), Giuliana and Bill (Style), Cajun Pawn Stars (History Channel), Duck Dynasty (A&E), The Jesus Conspiracies (Discovery Channel), Ragin' Cajuns (Discovery Channel), Off Limits (Travel Channel), Flipping Out (Bravo), Hillbilly Handfishin' (Animal Planet), Extreme Cribs (MTV), Big Rich Texas (Style), NY Ink (TLC), Too Cute (Animal Planet), Big Sexy (TLC) American Weed (Nat Geo), Comic Book Men (AMC), Angels Among Us (CMT), American Stuffers (Animal Planet), Why Am I Still Single (VH1), My Big Redneck Vacation (CMT), North Woods Law (Animal Planet), and Fatal Encounters (Discovery ID), among many others.
A cool modern African/world beat instrumental cue with hand drum groove, upright bass, xylophone, percussion, etc. Great for productions involving global issues, culture, etc. Instrumental, African, African Contemporary
A unique and lively instrumental loop with an African sound. All percussion and hand drums. Great for nature or travel documentary soundtrack, underscore, background, cue, etc. Instrumental, African, African Music (pending)
An instrumental track with a tribal African or Asian sound, made with unique synthetic instrumentation. Imagine treking through the jungle on an intense mission. Instrumental, African, African Traditional
A contemporary African world beat instrumental with a hopeful, moving groove. Includes ethnic instruments/percussion, acoustic guitars, flute, violin, etc. Romantic drama, caring and innocent, uplifting elegant with gentle rhythms. Elegant Serengeti sunsets, leisurely & carefree, flashbacks. Instrumental, African, African Traditional
A tribal African instrumental with indigenous instrumentation and some ambient synthesizer elements towards the end. Great for soundtrack, underscore, background, etc. Playful inventive small village ambience, rhythmic percussion. Travel montage, tourism. Mysterious & primitive with a bit of an edge, Instrumental, African, African Traditional
A lively African instrumental with lots of ethnic instruments. Great for soundtrack, underscore, background, etc. Playful village, celebration, festive, street market. Tourism, travel montage, documentary. Light-hearted warm and fun. Instrumental, African, African Traditional
A unique and lively instrumental with an African sound. All percussion and hand drums. Great for nature, small animals in the jungle, travel documentary soundtrack, native village, safari ambience, underscore, background, cue, etc. Instrumental, African, African Traditional
A world beat instrumental track with an African feel and sound. Instrumentation grows throughout track and includes kalimba, percussion, djembe, drum set, bass, piano, thumb piano, etc. Instrumental, African, African Traditional
This adventurous little cue is anything but ordinary. Unique mix of world instrumentation including marimba, sitar, hand drums, shakuhachi, bass, and more come together to create a rhythmic and inquisitive mood. Fun track great for advertisements, transitions, commercials, etc. Instrumental, African, African Music (pending)
Imagine trekking deep into the jungle, in search of an elusive creature, hidden location, or dangerous tribe. Lots of indigenous instrumentation including deep drums, percussion, bamboo flute, etc. Creates an air of suspense for any kind of exotic location, such as Africa, Asia, South America, etc. Instrumental, African, African Music (pending)
This versatile cue could put you on an African safari, or through a sweltering hot desert trek in the Middle East. Perfect for shows like "Man Vs. Wild" and Nat Geo's "Explorer". Mid-tempo, moderate intensity, with big hand drums and percussion. Instrumental, African, African Music (pending)