Chris “Flict” Aparri is an LA based Producer, Songwriter, Musical Director and DJ who was signed to BMG Chrysalis by Zach Katz. A lover of all music genres, Flict’s versatility has allowed him to work with everyone from Meghan Trainor and Diane Warren to Wiz Khalifa and Zendaya. It is his youthful “Hit” sound and humble nature that attracts various artists, songwriters, and record labels around the world.
Born in the Philippines, Flict began playing music at the age of 5. Learning any instrument he could get his hands on, he became a true and lifelong student to music. In college, he was a music performance major and eventually earned a degree in Recording Arts/Production. His professional career began as a DJ where he developed his distinctive style and love for hip hop that remains a major influence in his sound today.
Flict’s “big break” came when he was asked to be the musical director and producer for the legendary Lauryn Hill. He considers that his first musical boot camp, giving him the confidence to tackle any project thrown his way.
He represents the Fre$h Good$ crew of songwriters and producers founded by one of his best friends, Rome Ramirez. They have been long time collaborators and co-produced/wrote on several of the Sublime with Rome albums together.
Another good friend and long time collaborator of Flict’s is Grammy award winning artist, Meghan Trainor. They have written and produced numerous records together that have been placed with several artists including Fifth Harmony and Common Kings. Flict has had numerous records reach #1 on iTunes overall charts. He produced 3 records on Fifth Harmony’s “Reflection” Album which went #1 on iTunes in 25 countries. And also peaked at #5 on the Top 200 Billboard Charts.
Flict currently works out of the Fre$h Good$ compound in the Hollywood Hills and is now producing his own music that he plans to release in the near future. And as his reputation and accomplishments continue to grow, Flict never ceases to amaze!