Solo artist and saxophonist Julian Smith, also known as Joolz Gianni, is a popular and accomplished music act who has appeared on stage alongside some of the biggest names in British pop and funk.
A music teacher from Halesowen, Birmingham Joolz Gianni is known across the UK by his solo artist stage name and boasts appearances alongside the likes of Spandau Ballet’s Tony Hadley, Rose Royce’s Gwen Dickey and the Average White Band’s Hamish Stuart.
Alongside his work as a solo artist Joolz Gianni has also acted as a sessional musician for music acts such as M People and Dina Carroll. Smith made his big break in 2009 when he appeared on the television talent show Britain’s Got Talent where he went on to achieve third place behind the show’s unlikely winner and musical theatre specialist Susan Boyle.
Impressing the notorious Simon Cowell with his first performance on the show Julian Smith received a standing ovation at his Britain’s Got Talent audition and received more than 16% of more than 4 million votes in the show’s final.
Now touring as a solo artist alongside fellow BoT stars the dance act Diversity Joolz Gianni is available for hire for corporate and private events, his excellent talent and charismatic performance style sure to entertain any audience.