Tobias Jesso Jr. is a Canadian singer-songwriter and musician, born on 11 July 1985, in North Vancouver, British Columbia. He gained recognition in the music industry with his debut album Goon, released in 2015. The album received critical acclaim for its heartfelt and soulful songwriting, reminiscent of classic pop and piano ballads. Tobias’s honest and emotive lyrics, accompanied by his piano-driven melodies, struck a chord with listeners around the world. Over the years, he has collaborated with various artists and continued to build a reputation as a talented singer-songwriter with a unique style that resonates with fans of all ages.
In 2023 he won the ‘Songwriter Of The Year’ award in the inaugural year for this award.