Jacob Banks

Jacob Banks



Jacob Banks (born 24 July 1991) is a English singer-songwriter from Birmingham.[1] Jacob became the first unsigned act to ever appear on BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge. Jacob Banks won the 2012 MOBO UnSung regional competition in Birmingham[2] and the Adidas "Are You In" music competition.[3] His music is influenced by a range of genres including soul, R&B and hip-hop.[4] In September 2016 he signed with Interscope Records.



Unknown is a song by musical artist Jacob Banks, released on September 14, 2017.
The Boy Who Cried Freedom
The Boy Who Cried Freedom is an album by musical artist Jacob Banks, released on April 20, 2017.
The Boy Who Cried Freedom
The Boy Who Cried Freedom is a song by musical artist Jacob Banks, released on April 20, 2017.
Monster 2.0
Monster 2.0 is a song by musical artist Jacob Banks, released on December 9, 2016.

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New Music: Jacob Banks – Unknown (To You)
  –  September 27, 2017
The passion of Jacob Banks continues as he fights for clarity on his latest single, “Unknown (To You).” The British soul crooner has delivered an outstanding personal relationship reflection once again, following his EP The Boy Who Cried Freedom.
Sofi Tukker, Jacob Banks and FRENSHIP talk about winning over crowds
  –  September 25, 2017
"We happen to think our music can go across all genres, go across all walks of life, all ages. I think it can tap into every kind of demographic," said Sunderland. "So if we're not doing a good job, then that's on us." Jacob Banks takes a similar approach ...
Northern Utah live music: See Shenandoah, Cherry Thomas and more in Ogden area
  –  September 21, 2017
Brimm — An amalgamation of music teachers ... item for our community food banks. Collection bins will be available at the north entrance. 7 p.m., Ogden Utah Tabernacle, 2145 Washington Blvd., Ogden. THURSDAY, Sept. 28 Jacob T. Skeen @ Ogden Unplugged ...
  –  September 21, 2017
One of the best early sets came from British singer Jacob Banks, whose deep, silky voice was enticing enough ... Making sure they had the crowd’s undivided attention, they stopped the music several times, even directly addressing those working in the ...
Foster the People, Jacob Banks and other artists reveal their craziest fan stories, what's on their tour rider
  –  September 19, 2017
Jacob Banks: "I like Hi-Chews. Plus ... It gives you a real easy and good idea of what flor’s about and what we try to do with our music.] DREAMERS' Nick Wold: "I think there’s a song of ours called, ‘Sweet Disaster,’ which is a song that I ...
Meadows 2017: LL Cool J, Future & Gorillaz Give Festival Kids A Hip-Hop History Lesson With Special Guests On Day 2
  –  September 18, 2017
The magic took place on Saturday (Sept. 16) as festival attendees enjoyed more food, more free swag and of course, more music. Acts like NEXT artist Jacob Banks and Tory Lanez held down their sets with coastal grooves as Flatbush Zombies riled everyone up ...
The 405 Exchange: Jacob Banks on soul and the importance of truth
  –  September 18, 2017
Jacob Banks is a musician from Birmingham ... His next project, The Village, will take music lovers on a journey unlike anything they've ever heard before. For the latest installment of the 405 Exchange Podcast, Ken Grand-Pierre spoke to Jacob about ...
Interview and video: HoneyHoney's Suzanne Santo brings fiery songs from solo album 'Ruby Red' to Oklahoma's Medicine Stone festival
  –  September 15, 2017
Photo provided by Marshall Foster, Colored Lion In its fifth year, Medicine Stone is adding a fourth stage to the three-day event on the banks ... and Jacob Tovar. The festival, which showcases primarily red dirt and Texas country music, also will feature ...
New Music Friday
  –  September 15, 2017
JB: Not my style of music whatsoever. No thanks ... “Unknown (To You)”– Jacob Banks AMMM: Yes! Fantastic. Total heartbreak song. If I was going through a breakup, this is the song that would play in the background as I ate a pint of Earnest ...
Queens Arts Calendar
  –  September 15, 2017
Music, farmhouse tours, hayrides ... BadBadNotGood, Antibalas, Swet SHop Boys, Jacob Banks, Youngr, Public Access T.V., Dams of the West, Mike Floss. Sunday performers include Red Hot Chili Peppers, NAS, Bassnectar, Weezer, Foster the People, Action ...
  –  September 15, 2017
Jacob Banks’s music has been described accurately as “shiver-inducing soul.” Born in Nigeria, Banks moved to Birmingham at the age of 13 and embraced creative arts in the form of singing, playing guitar, and writing songs. His song writing is ...
Media Alert: Recap From The Business Of Fashion And Interscope Records' The #BoF500 Gala At The Public Hotel In NYC Saturday ...
  –  September 11, 2017
Jacob Banks floored the room with an intimate performance at dinner. All music and performances were curated by Interscope Records. View original content with multimedia:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/media-alert-recap-from-the-business-of ...

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