Biography All Music Guide
All Music Guide:
John Newman is a soulful British singer/songwriter who frames his robust vocals in a high-energy mix of hip-hop-influenced dance beats and '60s-style R&B. A native of Settle, Yorkshire, England, Newman began writing songs in his teens and by the time he was 20, had relocated to London where he played in bands. In 2012, Newman began receiving more attention after he was featured on Rudimental's single, "Feel the Love," which was a Top 5 hit in Australia. In 2013, Newman released his debut full-length album, Tribute, featuring the singles "Cheating" and "Love Me Again."