WHO WE ARE
WHAT WE DO
Mass Mercury aka Chris Sanders and Sean Sanders are an American-Finnish, father-son producing team with an extensive background in songwriting and working with major artists. Their songs, written and performed with Finnish artists have reached #1 on the Finnish Dance Chart with many additional chart positions throughout the years.
Growing up in the urban bright lights on the south side of Chicago Illinois, Chris Sanders was raised by his mother who raised two children, worked two jobs and attended college all at the same time. As Mass Mercury, Chris dedicates all of his hard work to his mother. There´s a phrase that Chris's mother has always said to him, “Know your failures and correct them, know your accomplishments and accept them.” These words have stuck into his head to this day and they still ring true.
Chris Sanders wrote and composed his first song at the age of 8yrs old and knew he had a gift for writting songs.
while studying in Percy L. Julian High School, Chris joined the tumbling team in his Freshman and Sophomore years, but then played in his high school´s Marching band as a Snare drummer in his Junior and Senior years.
After settling in Europe in the early 90´s, Chris soon landed a dream job as the main hype MC for Billboard Hot 100 #1 artist, Darude. For the better part of three years, he toured all over the world hyping crowds of the masses, and performing live on MTV Music Show with Darude.
As a Musician, Chris has appeared on multiple recordings including Annie's album 'Don't Stop' which hit the Billboard Charts twice and reached #15 in the UK Independent Albums Chart. Chris wrote and sang on L.O.V.E. by K-System which hit #1 in the Finnish Dance Chart. Chris Sanders has also appeared as an actor in Movetron's Voodoo Man music video, and then became an extra writer for the band Movetron.
In 2019 Chris Sanders released his first single along with Hannu Sormunen and Marko Kumppula
called, Southern Shores, a very smooth summer song that makes anyone wish they were on a tropical island far away from society, the song was released under Lasso Entertainment, and distributed via Sony Music.
After Southern Shores, Chris decided to include his youngest son, Sean Sanders, a trained musician and producer with a classical background. Their first single together as father and son (Mass Mercury), was released May 15th 2020 called Work Me Right, and the song had loads of attention, including several Chart positions at #7 on the Digital DJ Pool charts, #25 on ITunes Chart and all the way to #3 on the
Unidos Latinos DJ Charts and several more.
2021 Mass Mercury has released another hot Latin pop song called, Makin Me Crazy, feat. Heini Ikonen and Yoni Teran, both are talented artist who are featured on Mass Mercury's new singl, and in just two day the song reached the Digital DJ Pool Charts and is now currently #5
Chris Sanders said that he was inspired to write Makin Me Crazy because of the current situation with
Covid 19. Chris Sanders said, " We have all been infected or affected by Covid 19, and Makin Me Crazy describes those emotions and feelings of missing friends and family members".
Mass Mercury plans on releasing many singles this year and hopes you all join them in the raise to the top.