Lou Gramm: The Original Voice of Foreigner With ASIA Featuring John Payne - Founding member of Foreigner and one of the greatest singers in rock music, Lou Gramm’s unique vocals and hit songs have placed Foreigner, among Billboard’s Top Artists of all time. Their 16 Billboard Top 40 hit songs defined an era. Top 10 hits include: “I Want to Know What Love Is,” “Double Vision,” “Cold as Ice,” “Head Games,” “Juke Box Hero,” “Blue Morning,” “Hot Blooded,” “Feels Like the First Time,” “Urgent,” “Say You Will,” “I Don’t Want to Live Without You,” “Waiting for a Girl Like You,” plus Lou’s Top 10 solo hit “Midnight Blue” and more! John Payne became the frontman of the supergroup ASIA in 1992 at the invitation of keyboardist Geoff Downes, replacing vocalist/bassist John Wetton. ASIA extensively toured the world for the next 14 years performing new classics and old favorites. With John Payne fronting the band, ASIA released 8 stunning studio albums and several live recordings. In 2006, Geoff Downes left the band to reform the 1982 lineup for their 25th anniversary. On the 9th of May 2006, John Payne, Geoff Downes, John Wetton, Carl Palmer and Steve Howe contractually agreed that John Payne would continue his 14 year legacy with ASIA as “ASIA Featuring John Payne.” ASIA Featuring John Payne has been touring in North America since 2008.