Olaf Blackwood


Olaf Blackwood is an LA based singer songwriter who works a lot in his home studio. He is best known for his platinum award winning song ‘I NEED YOU’, with Armin van Buuren and Fernando Garibay. Olaf also featured on ‘CAN’T LIE’ by Safaree and has co-written with Rose McGowan and Quentin Mosimann. 

‘I Need You’ features the powerful vocals of Olaf Blackwood and could easily be one of the most stand-out collaborations of 2017. The song is a testament to Armin van Buuren’s unrelenting drive to explore his musicality, spotlighting a sound so infectious it’s bound to turn heads all over the globe.

Armin van Buuren: “It’s been truly inspiring to work with Fernando Garibay and Olaf Blackwood and to come up with something so musically adventurous. I am very proud of the result and can’t wait to hear what everyone thinks of ‘I Need You’.”

Olaf is available for co-writes.


For more information, please contact:

Marc Zwart
Head of creative


– Has co-written the platinum award winning single I NEED YOU

– Based in LA