Ian Owens sang bass for the Cumberland Quartet in the early 2000s. He than sang for the Imperials from 2003-2010, when the group disbanded. In early 2011, he joined Ernie Haase And Signature Sound as bass singer. Owens left Ernie Haase And Signature Sound in October, 2012 and joined Soul'd Out Quartet as their bass singer in November 2012. He left the group in late 2016 but returned in the middle of 2017.
He is the son of bass singer Butch Owens.