Taio Cruz

Taio Cruz



Jacob Taio Cruz (born Adetayo Ayowale Onile-Ere; 23 April)[9] is an English singer, songwriter, rapper and record producer.[10] In 2008, he released his debut album Departure, which he wrote, arranged and produced. The album achieved certified gold status in the United Kingdom and earned him a MOBO Music of Black Origin Awards nomination.

In October 2009, Cruz released his follow-up album Rokstarr, which includes the number one singles "Break Your Heart" and "Dynamite". Cruz collaborated with Kesha on the single "Dirty Picture", and with Kylie Minogue and Travie McCoy on his single "Higher". Cruz wrote and recorded the song "Telling the World" as the lead single from the soundtrack to the 2011 animated film Rio. Cruz's third studio album, TY.O, was first released in Germany in December 2011.

In 2012, Cruz co-wrote the David Guetta song "Without You". In April 2015, Cruz released the first single, "Do What You Like" from his forthcoming Roses Collection. In late 2015, Taio added vocals to Tujamo's Melbourne track, "Booty Bounce" which was released by Spinnin' Records.



"Dynamite" is a song by British recording artist Taio Cruz for the international version of his second studio album, Rokstarr (2010).
Break Your Heart
"Break Your Heart" is a song by English singer and songwriter Taio Cruz.
There She Goes
"There She Goes" is a song by English singer-songwriter Taio Cruz from his third studio album, TY.O. The track was released physically and digitally as the album's third single on April 20, 2012 in Germany.
Dirty Picture
"Dirty Picture" is a song by British R&B singer Taio Cruz, released from his second studio album, Rokstarr (2009).

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Web Sheriff Sent “Forged” Taio Cruz Birth Certificate to MusicBrainz
  –  March 16, 2018
Anti-piracy outfit Web Sheriff has found itself mired in controversy after asking a music metadata site to change information relating to the artist Taio Cruz. After asking for ... In correspondence seen by TorrentFreak, last year Web Sheriff informed ...
Habit-forming: Third graders help Woodcraft workers learn Covey principles
  –  March 30, 2018
The Bristow students put the active in interactive, teaching their lessons through art, one-on-one conversation, computer-aided presentations like McKinley's, and even a seven habits song performed to the tune of Taio Cruz's "Dynamite." Nine-year-old ...
Dobbins fourth-graders sing and play pop songs
  –  March 30, 2018
The students dressed as rock stars, athletes and other famous people. The students performed the songs “Dynamite“ by Taio Cruz, “Happy“ by Pharrell Williams and “It’s My Life“ by Bon Jovi. They also sang the theme song to the Disney cartoon ...
Flo Rida To Headline Race To Erase MS 25th Anniversary Gala
  –  March 29, 2018
Flo Rida & Nicki Minaj),” Olly Murs’ platinum certified “Troublemaker (Feat. Flo Rida),” and Taio Cruz’ planetary chart-topper, “Hangover (Feat. Flo Rida).” All told, Flo Rida has sold well over 100 million singles worldwide. Race to Erase MS ...
Web Sheriff Sent “Forged” Taio Cruz Birth Certificate to MusicBrainz
  –  March 16, 2018
In correspondence seen by TorrentFreak, last year Web Sheriff informed MusicBrainz ... to the “bogus name”, Web Sheriff told MusicBrainz that the issue is causing Taio Cruz “unnecessary anxiety” so a “correction” would be appreciated.


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