Jake Mathews will be headlining Wednesday night’s Canadian Finals Rodeo Cabaret!
Joining Jake Mathews on the TD Cabaret Stage is:
Jake Mathews is a Canadian country artist born and raised in the northern mining town!
of Sudbury Ontario, immortalized by Stompin’ Tom Connors for it’s wild Saturday nights.
Now calling Calgary home for the past 20 years, Jake has enjoyed great success at
radio with numerous hits such as “If I Had It My Way”, “Beer Necessities”, “Kings For A
Day”, “Time After Time”, “I’m Gone” as well as others and has received several
Canadian Country Music Award nominations. He released his self titled debut in 2002
and followed that up with his outstanding 2004 sophomore album Time After Time which
garnered national critical acclaim and was awarded Album of the Year by Country Music
Having toured throughout Canada, Jake has also had the opportunity to take his music
to an international stage. In recent years he has performed in Korea, Japan, New York,
London, Berlin and Australia. “The connection I have with my audience is the most
important part of what I do and being able to sing my songs in different parts of the
world has been an incredible experience” says Jake.
Songwriting also plays a big part in Jake’s career. As a co-writer of the Top 10 Hit “If I
Had It My Way” he has also written 10 top 40 singles and has had over 50 songs
recorded by artists in Canada and the US. Most recent cuts include songs on Gord
Bamford’s album Country Junkie and Autumn Hill’s album Favourite Mistake.