Ontario singer/songwriter Jay Allan pens catchy songs sung from the heart with no sense of pretense. What you hear is what you get. Connecting with your emotions, his songs will tug at your heart or make you laugh while others will have you tapping, clapping and singing along. His interesting & catchy vocal style like his compositions, deliver truth and honesty.
His latest album “the Wrong Direction” Produced by Murray Pulver (Doc Walker, Crash Test Dummies, etc) is full of great lyrical and musical hooks, and received praise and stellar reviews from music industry critics.
His Debut Radio single “Rumourville” and the follow up “She’s a Tease” both cracked the Top 40 Country Music News Charts. He also received the New 99.1 fm CKXS Spotlight Artist of The Year award.
Jay was selected out of over 250 entries by the CCMA to perform at the prestigious Songwriter Café in Edmonton alongside some of Canada’s greatest tunesmiths at the Canadian Country Music Awards.
Jay has opened for numerous headline acts such as Travis Tritt, Johnny Reid, Terri Clark, The Road Hammers, Doc Walker and many more.
His unique and infectious stage show, make it easy to be naturally engaged. Whether performing as a solo act or fronting a full band, Jay has entertained crowds in pubs or clubs, Festivals and Fairs, at house concerts and in theatres.
From rural routes to big stages Jay Allan is sure to entertain you!!
Jay Allan will take you in with his storytelling style and make you feel like you are a part of his journey.
It’s not often that someone comes across as genuine in spirit and talent as Jay Allan.