Josh Ross

Josh Ross

Josh Ross


Josh Ross is a Canadian country singer and songwriter who has been making waves in the music industry with his catchy and heartfelt songs. Born in Waterdown, Ontario, on May 27, 1996, Ross grew up listening to rock and country legends like Guns N Roses, Bruce Springsteen, and Steve Earle. He was also a talented athlete who played hockey, soccer, motocross, and football.

He attended Western University on a football scholarship, but his dreams of playing in the Canadian Football League were shattered by a series of injuries and surgeries. He then turned to music as a way of coping and expressing himself. He started writing songs in his dorm room and formed a band called Silver Lining with a fellow former football player. He also began traveling to Nashville, Tennessee, to hone his craft and network with other artists.

In 2019, he moved to Nashville permanently and released his first radio single, “If You Were a Song”, as an independent artist. He followed it up with a five-song EP, Do What You Love, in 2020. His breakthrough came in 2022, when he released the single “First Taste of Gone”, which he co-wrote with Mason Thornley. The song became a hit on the Canadian country charts, reaching the top five and entering the Canadian Hot 100. He also became a finalist for SiriusXM’s Top of the Country contest and signed a joint deal with The Core Entertainment and Universal Music Canada. He then released another successful single, “On a Different Night”, which also became a radio hit.


He was nominated for Rising Star at the 2022 Canadian Country Music Awards and performed at the halftime show for the 109th Grey Cup alongside Tyler Hubbard and Jordan Davis. In 2023, he released the single “Trouble”, which showcased his pop-rock influences. He also opened for Nickelback on their North American Get Rollin’ Tour and gained more fans and recognition.

Josh Ross is a country artist who is not afraid to take risks and experiment with different sounds and styles. He is also a passionate performer who connects with his audience through his authentic and relatable lyrics. He is one of the most promising and exciting talents in the country music scene today.

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