Ian Ventress will release his debut single "Mama" worldwide on Friday 14th October.
The 48 year old successful business man started writing songs 8 months ago and has now written over 40 songs. He has no music background at all apart from listening to music.
Ian's songs are an eclectic mix of styles with "Mama' described as African/Gospel/Rap and "a wonderful tribute to mothers". His debut single features singers Lu Ndaka & Matt Kitching aka Concept, and was produced by Paul Worthington at Broadwater Studios in Gateshead, UK.
Ian is a nominee for the Ubeat Music Awards 2016 at the 02 Academy Newcastle on Dec 4th in two categories: Outstanding Achievement & Best Songwriter.