Singer, songwriter, and producer Zachary Aldana stands out in the diverse American music scene for his ability to make music that crosses genres. Zachary’s musical journey is a synthesis of classical refinement and self-taught producing prowess, creating a symphony that transcends borders, and he hails from the varied metropolis of Chicago.
Zachary’s musical footprint has left imprints on stages around the world, from the grandeur of the Allstate Arena to the hallowed halls of Carnegie Hall. His artistry is a testament to years of classical training, coupled with a keen ability to navigate the contemporary landscape through his self-honed production skills.
In 2019, Zachary unveiled his original compositions “I’m Ok” and “FRESH,” offering a glimpse into the depth and diversity of his musical palette. The year 2020 witnessed the release of his album “thank you, next,” a captivating reimagining of Ariana Grande’s chart-topping hit, soaring to number six on Audiomack’s Top Pop Albums chart.
Stepping into the festive spirit, Zachary gifted the world his Christmas album “Christmas Wrapped In Red” in 2022, a melodic celebration that added a unique flair to the holiday season. Amidst his repertoire, the debut single “Ego,” released on April 28, garnered acclaim, earning a nomination for “Best Original Recording” at the 2023 Hollywood Independent Music Awards.
Currently, Zachary Aldana is a vibrant force within the band zanadi, where his musical alchemy continues to evolve and captivate audiences. However, it’s his fresh and lively take on Kelly Clarkson’s holiday hit, “Christmas Isn’t Canceled (Just You),” that truly showcases his ability to infuse new life into familiar tunes.
Aldana’s rendition of this holiday anthem is a spirited journey, blending the contagious energy of the original with his own soulful approach and a mesmerizing depth in tone. With bright and energetic orchestration reminiscent of the season’s joy, the track becomes an appealing anthem, inviting everyone to groove and spread holiday cheer.
Stream ” Christmas Isn’t Canceled (Just You)” on Spotify below.