Ian Hopkinson is no stranger to the Sydney live scene. Just out of school he played with rock outfit Spinach performing at universities, festivals, and major venues around Sydney. He has been singing, writing, producing and performing as a solo act since 2000.
Ian has been living in Los Angeles since May 2002, co-writing and recording with American and Australian film composers and songwriters. He recently performed at several film screenings for both the Los Angeles Australian Film and Television Association and American Cinematheque.
Ian has written several tracks with world renown American songwriter, George Merrill. George is a member of BoyMeetsGirl who had a No.1 hit single, Waiting for a Star to Fall, in the US & Europe. George has also enjoyed international success with the hits, I Wanna Dance With Somebody and How Will I Know, performed by Whitney Houston. Three tracks in particular that Ian has co-written with George, As Far As I Can See, High Street, and No.5 have been presented to industry representatives.