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taio cruz

Jazz Café

Sunday 28 October

R&B Producer, singer and songwriter, Taio Cruz has so far worked with the likes of Omar, Will Young and Nitin Sawhney and is riding high on the back of his most recent single 'Moving On'. He played the 100% Homegrown night for 1Xtra at the Jazz Café.


Sorry we were only able to keep performance videos online for a week after the festival.

on the bbc

  • 1Xtra
  • 1Xtra hosted Taio Cruz as part of Ras Kwame's 100% Homegrown show.

what happened

Minute by minute report, via text message, by the BBC's Daniel Bean

  1. 19.31 - Our host for the evening, 1Xtra's Twin B, takes to the stage to hype the crowd and set things off.
  2. 19.35 - Taio Cruz has come on. His set tonight is special acoustic versions of his hits. First up is 'I Just Wanna Know' and the crowd are already singing along.
  3. 19.37 - On stage with Taio are an acoustic guitarist and a keyboardist.
  4. 19.40 - The crowd are eating out of his hand.
  5. 19.42 - He closes with the new single 'Movin On'.
  6. 19.44 - The track takes a surprise turn into Gnarls Barkley's 'Crazy'.

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