Sael, a talented singer, songwriter, and producer from Argentina, has been making waves in the music scene with his unique sound and captivating performances. Born Santiago Elias Mercado Gomez in Villa Mercedes, San Luis on August 12, 1998, Sael showed a strong inclination towards music from an early age, mastering various instruments and immersing himself in the world of music production.
In 2017, Sael's talent caught the attention of Colombian singer Kevin Roldan, leading him to embark on his first international trip to Medellín, Colombia. This experience marked a turning point in his career, transforming his passion for music from a hobby into a profession. Sael's work eventually reached the ears of multi-award-winning producer Sky Rompiendo, who signed him to his record label, Black Koi Entertainment.
Since then, Sael has released several successful songs and achieved significant milestones. Collaborations such as "Pase Lo Que Pase Remix" with Manuel Turizo, Feid, and Andy Rivera, and "Flaca" with Mau y Ricky have gained widespread popularity, with the latter becoming his first radio single in Argentina and reaching the top 5 on the charts. Sael's music video for "Me Enseñaste Remix" featuring Duki reached the top 10 in multiple countries and trended in Argentina, Uruguay, and Peru.
In March 2022, Sael performed at the renowned Lollapalooza festival in Argentina, solidifying his status as an influential artist. He closed out 2021 as part of Feid's album INTERSHIBUYA (FERXXO EDITION) with the song "Mionca al Bloque," further establishing his presence in the music industry.
Sael's recent release, "Tira Pa Tra," showcases his evolution as an artist. Produced and written by Sael himself, the track captures the essence of nostalgic reggaeton, transporting listeners to a summer-ready vibe. Sael's keen eye for distinctive musical influences and passion for the arts shine through in this song, as he continuously pushes boundaries and creates music that stands out from the rest.
The official music video for "Tira Pa Tra," directed by Oscar Vasquez, perfectly complements the track, capturing the nostalgic atmosphere with a retro-influenced, minimalist bedroom setting. Sael effortlessly delivers his verses, matching the energy and force of the track.
As 2023 kicks off, Sael was named one of Pandora's Artists to Watch 2023: Latin, further solidifying his position as one of Latin music's most promising and influential stars. With his upcoming EP on the horizon, Sael continues to work on new music, captivating audiences with his innovative skills and unique flair.
Sael's journey as an artist is a testament to his talent, perseverance, and dedication to his craft. As he continues to evolve and create music that resonates with fans around the world, Sael is poised to make an even greater impact on the Latin music scene. Keep an eye out for this rising star as he takes his place among the industry's finest.