Jourdain transports audiences back to the glory days of funk and soul with his sensual tones and soaring falsetto.
Influenced by the greats of the genre such as Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Earth Wind & Fire and Prince, Jourdain was raised on the soul anthems of yesteryear, and fast made a name for himself as one of Melbourne’s premier soul entertainers.
At 13, Jourdain was a celebrated runner-up on Australia’s Got Talent. After finishing high school, he received a scholarship to the world- renowned Berklee College of Music for guitar. However, upon revealing his vocal talents, he took the college by storm by securing the lead spot in the school’s most prestigious vocal showcase.
Surrounded by some of America’s most talented soul and R&B artists, producers and teachers, Jourdain honed his skills and transformed himself into an authentic soul artist, capable of composing, arranging and performing his brand of soul with a passion and flare that encapsulates the sounds and styles of the modern greats, both classic and contemporary.
With Chinese ancestry and a high degree of fluency in Mandarin, Jourdain aims to become a fully-fledged crossover artist between the east and west, with a focus on China. Courtesy of his unique look, genre and style, Jourdain inspires incredible intrigue amongst the Chinese community, and frequently has the opportunity to perform in authentic Mandarin at many large Chinese community events, including as a headliner at the famous Crown Resorts.