Taio Cruz, born Adetayo Ayowale Onile-Ere on April 23 1983 in London, is an English singer, songwriter, and music producer. He began his career in song writing at the age of 18 under RedZone Entertainment.
In 2004 Cruz won a BRIT Award for a co-writing Will Young’s single "Your Game." Cruz entered the game himself in 2006 when he released his first single "I Just Wanna Know" Rokstarr Music London, a company in which he is founder and CEO.
In 2006 Cruz signed a join deal with Universal Music Group, Republic Records, and Island Records (the UK branch). Just one year later he released his second single "Moving On" and soon after in 2008 came his debut album "Departure," a major hit in London. In 2010 "Rokstarr," his follow up album, released. This album brought two major singles: "Dynamite" and "Break Your Heart."
Has own line of Sunglasses called Rokstarr Glasses.
Height - 5'6