TJ Routon AKA Sawyr

Mixing/Mastering/Vocal Tuning!

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400,000,000 + Streams! I've worked with Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, ZAYN, J.Lo, U2, Ryan Tedder, One Republic, Little Mix, Lil Mosey, Zendaya, Carly Rae Jepsen, Hailee Steinfeld, Jason Derulo, Nick Jonas, Demi Lovato, JoJo, Chelsea Collins, Why Don't We, Sofia Carson, and many more!

Mix Engineer / Vocal Editor / Mastering Engineer. I specialize in Pop, Trap, Urban, Country, Hip Hop, Pop Rock and more! I offer major label top 40 quality at an affordable price. I also offer great bundle deals, please ask!

I mix hybrid, analog and in the box! Check out my "Gear Highlights" below for more info!

I've had releases / worked with:
Island, Warner, Atlantic, Interscope, Sony, Universal, Dim Mak, Disney, Big Machine, HITCO, and many more. I've had #1 albums and top charting songs on Billboard, as well as continuously charting on major Spotify playlists.

Song Credits:
Taylor Swift "Delicate" - Sawyr & Ryan Tedder Mix
Zayn ft. Nicki Minaj "No Candle No Light"
Nick Jonas “Avalanche” Ft. Demi Lovato
JoJo - "High Heels"
Chelsea Collins "07 Britney"
Why Don't We "These Girls"
RaeLynn "Judgin' To Jesus"
Scarypoolparty "Millennial Love"
Scarypoolparty ft. nothing,nowhere. "Universe"
Scarypoolparty "Cholo Love"
Sarah Reeves "Not My Style"
Cedric Gervais "Somebody New"
Jocelyn Alice "Bound To You”
Chloë Black "Spaceman"
Laura Marano “Boombox”
And Many More!

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Credits

Discogs verified credits for T.J. Routon
  • Artist Vs Poet
  • JoJo (3)
  • Artist Vs Poet
  • Nick Jonas*
  • JoJo (3)
  • Cedric Gervais Ft. Liza Owen
  • ZAYN (3) Feat. Nicki Minaj
  • Sarah Reeves
  • ZAYN (3)

298 Reviews - 72 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by Probablyjah j.
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    Tj went crazy and nailed it on the first try! I’ll definitely be back again

  2. Review by Ashwin G.
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    TJ was able to get the timing of my vocals dialed in without compromising the original vibe.

  3. Review by Katherine P.
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    I haven't worked with any other engineers since I found TJ. Quick turn around time and the product is always fantastic. I have no words for how great of a job he does every single time. Don't look any further, I promise, just choose TJ.

  4. Review by Nico
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    TJ is a pro and He is also gifted!
    Not only capable to deliver a professional mix but also he brings talent to the table!
    I’m very happy with the mix
    He brought the song to the next level
    Also he is very patient
    I’ve bombed him with questions and never disappoint yes
    Always kind!
    I recommend you to let him do his job
    He got taste and you’ll like his artistic choices!
    Will definitely work with him again and probably he will box the whole album!
    Thank you again

  5. Review by Sean M.
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    Amazing person to work with! Delivers best quality!

  6. Review by Jim J.
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    Nice guy and a great mixer. Willing to take chances, which I admire.

  7. Review by sasha w.
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    Delivers a great authentic sound for me thank you can’t wait for the next job

  8. Review by Daniel A.
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    True pro, fast turn-a-round, and always has the ear for the best sound. Looking forward to work with TJ again soon-

  9. Review by Keith D
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    Loved working with TJ! He's got a great catalog to start and our project was really easy, especially with how collaborative and receptive he was to my feedback. Super helpful and turned in a great product. Highly recommended!

  10. Review by Elena L.
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    Great to work with! Really made the song sound amazing.

  11. Review by Mikey
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    Great! Thank you

  12. Review by Michael
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    Very professional and super talented! I highly recommend TJ!!

  13. Review by sasha w.
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    First time working with TJ and wow he’s amazing!! Just a little vocal correction and still sounds so natural

  14. Review by Jordan W.
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    He’s an absolute pleasure to work with. Personable, prompt, professional and communicative. Couldn’t ask for a better experience.

  15. Review by Ethan
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    Tj did awesome once again!! See you on the next song.

  16. Review by Yaprak
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    Another awesome project with TJ. He is easy to work with and very professional. He understands your points right away. I highly recommend him.

  17. Review by Christal M.
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    TJ was amazing! Extremely professional and personable. Made the process smooth and was very responsive. I'm happy with the final result and would highly recommend!

  18. Review by COY Swede
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    TJ and I worked before and i he knows my style and "language" of music. Thanks for a super great mastering work on my track!

    Highly recommended, 6 stars!

  19. Review by Iris T.
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    Thank you for your patience and great work !

  20. Review by koduc9
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    His work was exceptional. He was professional in every aspect. I look forward to working with him again.

Interview with TJ Routon AKA Sawyr

  1. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  2. A: Definitely a combination of both! Hybrid is the way to go!

  3. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  4. A: A polished professional sound, satisfaction guaranteed!

  5. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  6. A: Helping artists/ producers and everyone in between achieve their goals musically!

  7. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  8. A: Macbook, UAD Apollo, Headphones, Beats Pill, Guitar

  9. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  10. A: Take a break, come back to it with a clear focused mind!

  11. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  12. A: Literally all genres!

  13. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  14. A: Top 40 radio quality, warmth and life!

  15. Q: What's your typical work process?

  16. A: Taking a lot time to listen to the song and really feel what the artist is trying to achieve, and building upon that!

  17. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  18. A: Cranborne Summing Mixer, SSL SiX, WesAudio Dione, WesAudio Mimas, SPL BIG, Logic, Ableton, UAD, Waves, Auto-Tune Melodyne FabFilter etc!

  19. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  20. A: I am inspired by a lot, but in terms of mixers I would have to say Serban Ghenea!

  21. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  22. A: Top level professional sounding songs, great productions alongside great relationships!

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Terms Of Service

Very quick turn around! 5 free revisions, $25 per revision after that. $25 - $50 for full stems (depending on the size of the project). 50% deposit non-refundable.

GenresSounds Like
  • Taylor Swift
  • Nicki Minaj
  • ZAYN
Gear Highlights
  • Neve 511
  • Warm Audio EQP-WA
  • Cranborne Summing Mixer
  • SSL SiX
  • WesAudio Dione Bus Compressor
  • WesAudio Mimas 1176
  • SPL BIG
  • Austrian Audio Hi-X55's
  • Mac Studio M2 Ultra
  • Logic
  • UAD
  • Waves Complete
  • Auto-Tune
  • Melodyne
  • FabFilter and many more!
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