JOSH TAYLOR is an 18-year-old Pop/Rock Singer/Songwriter. Describing himself as the male version of Lady Gaga and the modern day Freddie Mercury/Robbie Williams he demonstrates the same charisma and showmanship that these incredibly iconic artists have. Leaving full-time education in 2016 Josh continues to build a loyal fan base as a touring artist. In 2016 alone he completed six tours, including a 12-date tour with The Tide (Prestige Management / CAA / Global & AEG) and two headline tours.
Selling tickets through his own social media marketing, Josh attracted hundreds of fans to each of his headline shows across the UK & Ireland selling out London, Birmingham and his hometown, Manchester. Most recently Josh joined Jessarae on his UK tour (Island Records UK / Modest Management / CAA / SJM Concerts & DF Concerts).
Not only has Josh Taylor been extremely active and already very successful on the upcoming music scene, he managed to fit in two years of full-time education at different music colleges. From 2014 – 2015 he studied a one-year diploma course, Songwriting at the British Institute of Modern Music (BIMM) then went on to study at Access To Music on a first year university course (Level 4 Diploma) in Artist Development (2015 – 2016). On both courses, he passed with a high-level Distinction.
Josh Taylor is also a very accomplished Actor. Training with the Manchester School of Acting, (MSA) he has already achieved notable TV Credits including; Doctors (2014), and From Darkness – a British 4-part drama (2015) both for BBC1, and has just finished filming the lead in a brand new Fanta campaign (2016) which is set to be launched worldwide on TV, the Internet and other media in 2017.
Being a singer and an actor means that Josh Taylor is able to express himself and tell a story in a very unique and passionate way, both through his songwriting and presence on stage. He engages with his audience and he puts on a fantastic show, which his fans (new and old) always enjoy, praise him for and return to watch him again and again. The JT show and production just gets bigger and bigger! Currently, in the studio writing new material, 2017 is going to be an exciting year.