Born and bred in London, England, Jacob Taio Cruz (Pronounced as ‘Tie’ ‘O’) began his musical journey at a very early age. With a gifted singing voice and learning to play the piano by ear, he possessed a natural skill and affinity for creating music.
Taio’s International breakout success came with the release of his second album Rokstarr including “Break Your Heart” reaching number 1 on the charts in numerous countries including both the UK and USA.
Post “Break Your Heart”, along came a yet another global smash hit single, in the phenomenon that is “Dynamite”. topping the charts in half a dozen different countries, winning 3 Billboard Awards in the process.
With Incredible collaborations on successive singles such as “Higher” featuring Kylie Minogue, “Hangover” featuring Flo Rida, “Little Bad Girl” with David Guetta, and Dirty Picture featuring Kesha, Taio dominated the airwaves.
Writing Hit Singles for Jennifer Lopez (I’m Into You) and David Guetta feat Usher (Without You) Taio Cruz solidified himself as one of the most sought after, triple-threat, artist writer & producers today.