ABOUT JOHN LEO
In 2013, John Leo released two singles: This Time Around&Shine, as well as an EP called Different Ways. His first single, This Time Around, established him as Norway’s exciting new Asian artist and paved the way for the success of his EP. Different ways received airplay on radio channels in Norway, UK and Italy as well as an interview on City FM 89. It also achieved the #1 spot on Taazi.com John also headlined Scandinavia’s biggest mela festival last year, the Oslo Music Festival, which is held annually.
Johna.k.aKhakan is a multitalented musician who began playing the keyboard at the age of 13 and wrote his first English song at the tender age of 16. He was influenced by both, Western musicians such as Michael Jackson and Prince as well as Pakistani bands such as, Junoon, Strings and Vital Signs.
Writing, composing and producing his own music, John Leo’s fans can see his various cultural influences inherent in his tracks, which mostly fall into the pop/rock genre. It might also interest his followers to know that music is John’s passion and something he strives to give time to on a daily basis, while at the same time, balancing a career as a physician during the day.