Ike Rann is an artist from Estonia, who is based in Copenhagen for 3 years.
He is working on his third studio album. In his writing he values honest and vulnerable approach and is musically inspired by a soul / funk / rock approach.
Ike Rann grew up in sunny Los Angeles, California as a child of classical composer and opera singer from Estonia. He is a fourth generation musician.
After the Iron Curtain came down, they moved back to Estonia. At the age of 17 he started working professionally as a singer fronting rock and funk bands. After opening the show for the Rival Sons in 2013 in Heidelberg, Germany he felt a need to strive towards an international audience.
He released his first EP as solo artist in 2015 called "LiveLoveLaugh". The song "Genius" from the EP won a songwriting competition on BBC Radio. After that he moved to London, to start working with the local songwriting scene.
In 2016 he gave up his apartment and almost everything he had and went to travel the world. In 3 years he visited 25 countries with only a backpack and a guitar to accompany him. While travelling, he was writing songs and gathering inspiration for his first full-length soul album "Synchronize”, which was released in 2019.
It features a 10-piece live band and was produced by the legendary Swedish producer Ricky Delin.
He has been living between Tallinn and Copenhagen ever since and is working on his next rock album.