Blake McGrath has caught the eyes and attention of audiences across the globe with his memorable and electric performances. The multi talented McGrath was introduced to the world as a finalist during the premiere season of the acclaimed series So You Think You Can Dance USA. His notoriety continued to grow when he appeared on Jennifer Lopez’s TV run, Dance Life. Originally from Mississauga, Ontario, the Canadian relocated to Los Angeles where his energy, drive and innate artistry quickly drew the notable interest of industry greats. McGrath has shared the stage with legendary artists including Madonna, Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce and Mariah Carey. From center stage to the silver screen, his cinematic credits range from the Academy Award-winning film Chicago to the Pulitzer and Tony Award winning adaptation of the musical Rent.
Blake’s star appeal has cast him in the commercial spotlight where he has appeared in ads for globally esteemed brands among Pepsi, Gap, Old Navy, Hummer and iPod. He continues to move and inspire through his current endeavours as a Judge and Choreographer on So You Think You Can Dance Canada and with his co-owned company Coastal Dance Rage, facilitating the world’s largest dance conventions featuring world renowned Choreographers. Blake’s broad range and immeasurable capacity is taking the entertainment industry by storm. His debut DVD, entitled Dance Driven was widely successful worldwide. In early 2010 Blake signed on with industry powerhouse Universal Music. His debut single “Relax” is currently climbing the Top 40 radio charts, and the highly anticipated video choreographed by the famous Mia Michaels will premiere at the end of September. The video promises to be a groundbreaking display of Blake’s talent as a musician and his natural ability to dance. The video also includes cameo appearances from some of the best dancing talents in the world. His debut album became available in November 2010.