Ranna Royce (born Ranna Rahmatian) is a Persian American songwriter, recording artist, music producer, and entrepreneur. She started her career doing radio promotions under the legendary Joe Isgro. Then, Royce learned a lot about the music business at the highest level during her 5 year engagement to Bizzy Bone from Bone Thugs-N-Harmony.
Royce has always been passionately immersed in music. Her production and songwriting credits began to blossom with her business partner (multi-platinum publicist and producer) Jonathan Hay, which include Cyhi The Prynce, Yung Bleu, Riff Raff, Twista, Lil Windex, Kxng Crooked of Slaughterhouse, Bubba Sparxxx, Sadat X of Brand Nubian, Chino XL, MC Eiht, Slim Jesus, Bizarre of D12, Eminem's artist Conway of Shady Records and Nelly's new R&B talent T-Rell.
Royce was a songwriter and producer on Smith and Hay’s Jazz (Deluxe) album which hit the #1 spot on the Billboard Jazz charts. She followed that up with The Whoodlum Ball, a collaboration with DJ Whoo Kid that hit #1 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart and seven other Billboard Charts. In 2019, she plans on keeping her winning momentum with the releases she's involved with including Jazz Part Two, Jail Tattoos: The Jazz Revisitation with Jonathan Hay, Chip on My Shoulder: A Dark Comedy Album, and her debut album Animalistic.