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You Are The One

'You Are The One' is a power ballad modern day pop song with classical elements, written by myself

01You Are The One
02Amore Ti Amo (Ft. Ikue)
03Winner
04Children
05Missile (Ft. Jedi)

Physical Attributes

Height:
175 cm / 5ft 9in
Waist:
81 cm / 32 in
Weight:
70 kg / 154 lbs
Eye color:
Blue
Ethnicity:
White / Caucasian
Hair color:
Brown
Chest:
96 cm / 38 in
Hair length:
Short
Skin color:
White
Hair type:
Straight

Credits & experience

2009
  • Mid Kent College : National Diploma in Music Level 3 - 3 A Levels - Grade A
2004
  • Gads Hill Private School : First Diploma in Music Practice 4 X A* Distinction/Level 2
  • Gads Hill Private School : 16 GCSES Acheived 4 X A* Grades/ 7 X B Grade/5 X C Grades

Acting

Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles


Languages
  • English
  • French

Accents
  • UK English

The Lion King - Hundred Of Hoo School.
Macbeth - Gads Hill School.
'This Is The Moment' - A Piece From The Musical 'Jekyll And Hyde' - Sung/Acted Out At Festival4Stars
'Be My Love'- A Piece From The Musical 'A Toast Of New Orleans' - Sung/Acted Out At Festival4Stars
I won a TV Talent Show Let Me Entertain You Hosted by Brian Conley,
Appeared on Wedding TV, Red TV and BBC Breakfast;
X Factor Bootcamp on ITV;
Channel 4;
Channel U an Urban Music Channel where I had a Number 3 single singing with two Rappers.

Extras

Extras experience

Previous speaking roles


Modeling

Modeling experience

Beginner, starting out


Music

Keyboard ability

Intermediate


Vocal ability

Classically trained


Vocal range

Baritone


Composer ability

Intermediate


Producer ability

Intermediate


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Classical
  • Opera

Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Hip-hop
  • Classical

Matthew Crane is an award-winning Singer-Songwriter. At 25, after eleven years continual vocal training, he has already surpassed the careers of many of his music counterparts of the older generation. He has competed in many Festivals and won many accolades for his stunning renditions of classics such as "Nessun Dorma", "You Raise Me Up" & Original Material such as 'Amore Ti Amo' & 'Winner'. and has performed on the World's grandest stages including, The Royal Albert Hall, The NEC, The 02 Arena and The Fairfield Halls alongside The London Mozart Players, to great acclaim.

Matthew's extraordinary talent was discovered by his music teacher, who recommended Matthew to Train and study music under the tuition of International Soprano Christine Hubbard who trained with the Welsh National Opera. Matthew has also received tuition from Tay Cheng-Jim, an experienced teacher/counter tenor whom studied at The Guildhall School of Music and performed with the English National Opera.

Matthew's journey began when he won the prestigious Star4Medway competition in 2005 at just twelve years old, Won the chance to perform at the first ever Kent Music Festival and to sing alongside Miss Katherine Jenkins. Matthew's many achievements include being a champion of the BBC Reality Talent Show, "Let Me Entertain You", hosted by Brian Conley and Christine Bleakley, a support artist for Katherine Jenkins and a regular face on terrestrial television. Matthew has gained much local and national press interest on his journey so far and also many glowing celebrity reviews including a "Daily Express" article written by journalist, Vanessa Feltz and a letter of support and recommendation from the talented musician, Jools Holland.

Matthew has also won many Festivals with distinctions for outstanding performances winning over 48 competitions, trophies and medals. He has also won several major titles such as UK Unsigned, one of the biggest National Talent shows in the UK, Held at the Hackney Empire Theatre, London. Matthew also had success with a hip opera track titled “Memories” on Sky TV’s Channel U; it reached no 3 in the Urban Music Charts. He has also collaborated on other hip-hop/classical tracks with well-known urban artists.

Matthew works tirelessly for charities and has contributed to help raise over £1,000,000 He is a Patron for the Step & Learn Charity a local Charity which offers help and care to Children with cerebral palsy and their families. Matthew is also a Patron of the SCF “The Survivors Coalition Foundation” a support organisation set up to support the victims and families and brave survivors from any act of terrorism. Matthew achieved 16 GCSES with 4 x A Star Distinctions in Music, and a National Diploma in Music Practice. Matthew’s ambitions are to be one of the best-selling singer-songwriters of all time, And to win a prestigious music award (such as a Grammy, an Ivor Novello or a Brit award).

Matthew has performed at the 02 to a crowd of 20,000 in the 'Voice in a Million' Concert in London Supported by a choir of 5000 children for The British Association for Adoption & Fostering (BAAF).Matthew also completed a UK Tour with “The Soldiers” in 2010 called The Coming Home Tour he received many standing ovations at the 10 venues he performed and was very well received. Matthew Performed to the Royal Family of Sheik Mohamed Bin Rashed Al Maktoum in Dubai at a Prestigious Charity fundraising event in May 2010.

Matthew recently won The Elite Talent Competition at The Circus Tavern Essex 26th October 2012, singing “Nessun Dorma” and his own composition of a Hip-Hopera Song with Rapper “Ikue” called Amore Ti Amo, which was very well received. This type of music was referred to by the Celebrity Judges as Fresh and exciting; fusing Classical and Rap together is next Generation.

Matthew is currently involved in many projects and has a home recording studio and is concentrating on becoming a credible singer-songwriter.

TV & Reality

Television - Appeared On:
Let Me Entertain You (BBC 2) - September 2006 & June 2007
BBC Breakfast (BBC 1) - September 2006
Get Your Act Together (Channel 4) - April 2007
Channel U & Starz TV (Memories Music Video) - July 2007
The X Factor UK (ITV) - August 2007
RED TV - February 2008
Wedding TV - September 2008
Sky - October 2010
January 2010 Performed At The O2 Arena As A Headline Act in voice in a Million.
January 2010 U.K Tour With ‘The Soldiers’
March-April 2010Performed At The Royal Albert Hall As A Support Artist For ‘The Soldiers’
June 2011Helped to Raise Over £1,000,000 For Charities With Events & Performances
July 2012 Winner of Elite Talent Competition at Circus Tavern in Essex (National Singing Competition) – October 2012
Completed the London Marathon – April 2013
Completed the Brighton Marathon – April 2015
Winner of The UK Factor Talent Competition – November 2015
Dartford Half Marathon 2016
Runner-Up Beacon’s Got Talent London (National UK Talent Competition Run by Beacon Bingo) – June 2016
Winner Beacons got Talent National Competition 2017 London.
Appeared on “All together Now” BBC1 february-March 2018.
Auditioned for America”s Got Talent In Los Angelos February 2018.

Best Venues I've Performed At: O2 Arena, Royal Albert Hall, Fairfield Halls, Marlowe Theatre, Jumeirah Beach Conference Centre Dubai, Rochester Cathedral, Koko Camden, Hackney Empire, Cardiff Millenium Centre, St. Davids Hall Cardiff, Royal & Derngate, Womersley House, Howletts National Park, Gillingham Football Stadium & many more.

Dancing

Dancing ability

Beginner


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