John Newman Biography
Newman grew up in Settle in the Yorkshire Dales. He started playing guitar and writing his own songs at the age of 14 and soon learned how to record and produce himself, even making his own house tracks and DJing. At 20 he moved to London, started a band, played live and got signed to Island Records. He released "Cheating" as a download song and plays an acoustic version of the track at gigs.
In May 2012 John Newman featured on Rudimental's single "Feel the Love". The single topped the UK Singles Chart in early-June 2012. In November 2012 he featured on Rudimental's follow-up single, "Not Giving In", which peaked to number fourteen on the UK Singles Chart.
In June 2013 John Newman released his debut single "Love Me Again" as the lead single from his debut studio album. On October 6, 2013 he will release "Cheating" as the second single from his debut studio album. He will release his debut studio album John Newman on October 14, 2013.