Artist

Joe Cang

  • BASED IN LONDON, UK


Biography

Joe Cang’s long and varied career, as a songwriter and musician, began when he debuted his first solo album on Arista Records after being signed by Clive Davis.

Joe has a wealth of experience gained through writing, recording and touring with an eclectic and talented number of artist’s, including Ian Dury, Scritti Politti, K.T.Tunstall, Desmond Dekker, Hall and Oates for which he wrote “Only Love”, Marianne Faithfull, Hugh Masekela, Leona Lewis and Aswad for which co-wrote their top #5 hit “Shine”.

Joe Cang’s long and varied career, as a songwriter and musician, began when he debuted his first solo album on Arista Records after being signed by Clive Davis.

Joe has a wealth of experience gained through writing, recording and touring with an eclectic and talented number of artist’s, including Ian Dury, Scritti Politti, K.T.Tunstall, Desmond Dekker, Hall and Oates for which he wrote “Only Love”, Marianne Faithfull, Hugh Masekela, Leona Lewis and Aswad for which co-wrote their top #5 hit “Shine”.

Joe’s also had songs cut by Jason Donavan, Italian artist Giuliano, Dutch artist Tim Akkerman and many others.

Joe had a huge impact on national radio with his song “Make Love” which was play listed for 5 weeks at Radio 2, and drew comparisons with the likes of Paolo Nutini and Amy Winehouse, winning him fans all over the UK.

Named by the ‘Evening Standard’ as “One of London’s great singers and songwriters”, Joe continues to perform regularly both as a solo artist and with his band Loco Ironico.

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