"I love this new song from Troy Kokol (Jim Cuddy)..." - CBC Saskatchewan

Bio

Troy Kokol is an award-winning Canadian singer, producer, animator, video director, and songwriter with over 200 cuts to his name in a variety of music genres, TV, and film. Troy is a recipient of the SOCAN Award for Country Music and a 2-time CCMA Songwriter of the Year nominee. 

As a songwriter, Kokol has had cuts with many artists, including Australia's Hayley Jensen (w/ the #2 radio hit "Breakin Hearts"), Warner Music's Brett Kissel, Jerry Sereda, Tenille Townes, Leaving Thomas, Don Amero, Chris Henderson, and Shane Yellowbird, whose single, "Pick Up Truck" (written w/ Joni Delaurier) was listed #6 all-time on Canadian country radio by Billboard. 

As an artist, Troy wrote, recorded, mixed, and mastered his 2020 single, "Like A Record"; a follow up to the multi-award-winning album "Lonely Ghost" which was nominated for the 2018 CBC Indigenous Music Awards - Best Folk Album and won at the YYC Music Awards for Songwriter of the Year ("Jim Cuddy") in 2018, and Songwriter and Video of the Year ("Lightbulb") in 2020.