Avex Entertainment Inc.
Singer/Songwriter/Producer Josh Cumbee was born in California (with roots in Georgia & Alabama)
and was raised on John Mayer, Coldplay and U2.
It all started when Josh enrolled in the music business program at USC, where a career on the creative side of music seemed all but impossible up until landing his first TV placement as a composer, and shortly after was taken under the wing of songwriting legend Toby Gad, who mentored Josh and began collaborating with him on projects.
As a songwriter and producer, Josh’s credits list has expanded to include names such as Madonna, Adam Lambert, Kygo, Chris Brown, Mat Kearney, Lindsey Stirling, Take That, Janet Jackson, and many more.
In addition to multiple international Gold & Platinum record award recognitions for his work, Josh’s accolades include Grammy & Latin Grammy nominations (Best Reggae Album for Sean Paul, and Album of the Year for Natalia Jimenez) #1 chart hits in Korea, China, Netherlands, Italy, as well as a World Dance Music Radio Award nomination as an artist alongside the legendary Armin Van Buuren and recognition from key industry societies such as BUMA NL.
Josh’s success in Asia specifically has been astronomical, with multiple #1 songs in Korea and China under his belt, Josh has collaborated with KPOP superstars BoA, NCT, aespa, IVE, Hyoyeon, Girls’ Generation,
along with CPOP icons Chris Lee, Roy Wang and Cai Xu Kun.The aforementioned stack up to tens of millions of sales and stream-sale equivalents worldwide.
As an artist and performer, Josh’s debut song ‘Sunny Days’, a collaboration with electronic mega star Armin van Buuren, went to #1 on radio in Netherlands, charted in dozens of countries and has amassed 150 million streams worldwide. Armin invited Josh to tour with him, culminating in a performance for 70,000 people at Untold Music Festival.
Josh has performed on TV for a +1 million live audience for Holland’s RTL Late Night, as well as in front of millions of Americans while singing the national anthem live for the LA Dodgers (twice!)
Since then, Josh has further collaborated with other dance music artists such as Fedde Le Grand, Zonderling, and Lucas & Steve, while his solo album and artist project began its rollout under the wings of Japanese record label &
media giant AVEX Music.