Jake Bugg


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Jake Bugg Biography

Jake Bugg is best known as an English singer-songwriter born 28 February 1994 in Clifton, England. In 2012, he published his self-titled album. He was influenced by artists including Lou Reed, Oasis, and Nick Drake. He was nominated for the 2012 Brit Award by Rita Ora. He began playing guitar when he was twelve, and he dropped out of high school when he was seventeen to pursue music. He's one of the wealthiest rock stars in England. He's also ranked among the most famous rock singer list. Jake Bugg is one of the most popular people in our 25-year-old archive.

Jake Bugg Biography

Jake Bugg Bio & Wiki

First NameJake
Middle NameEdwin
Last NameBugg
Full Name at BirthJacob Edwin Kennedy
Age26 years
Birthday28th February, 1994
BirthplaceNottingham, England, UK
Height5' 11″ (180 cm)
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBrown – Dark
Distinctive FeatureHis accent
Zodiac SignPisces
Occupation TextSinger, Songwriter
Claim to FameSong: Broken
Music Genre (Text)Indie rock, indie folk, country, folk rock, Country Folk, Blues, Americana, Blues rock, Country rock, British blues
Year(s) Active2011–present
Instrument (text)Vocals, guitar, bass guitar, piano, slide guitar, drums, harmonica
Record LabelMercury, Virgin EMI, RCA
Associated ActsIain Archer, Chad Smith, Dan Auerbach
Official Websites, Facebook, Instagram, Twitterjakebugg.com/, http://jakebugg.com
Family MemberMark (uncle)
Favorite BandsLayne Staley, The Beatles, Oasis, Donovan, Johnny Cash, Neil Young,Nick Drake

Jake Bugg Education

  • Jake Bugg attended the Farnborough Academy in Clifton.
  • He was enrolled in the music technology course, but by the age of 16, he had dropped out and wrote and performed his own songs.

Jake Bugg Career

  • Musician
  • Singer
  • Songwriter

Jake Bugg Early Life

Jake Bugg was born in Nottingham, Jake Edwin Charles Kennedy, to musical parents who divorced when he was young. His father, whose last name was Bugg, was a nurse, and his mother worked in sales, both of whom had made recordings before. He grew up in the Clifton Council of Nottingham. He started playing guitar when he was 12 years old. He also points out that Don McLean's “Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)” on the Simpsons episode was his formative musical moment. He was enrolled in the music technology school, but by the age of 16, he had dropped out and composed and performed his own songs.

Jake Bugg Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Jake Bugg is 5 feet 11 inches tall. His body measurements are 42-32 inches with Dark Brown hair color & Blue eye. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Jake Bugg Height, Weight & Body Measurements
HEIGHT: 5 Feet 11 Inches 
WEIGHT: 74 Kg (152 lbs)
CHEST: 42 Inches
WAIST: 32 Inches
BICEPS: 14 Inches
HAIR COLOR: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Shose: 8 US

Jake Bugg 2011: Beginnings

Bugg was selected to perform at the “BBC Introduction” stage at the 2011 Glastonbury Festival at the age of 16 after submitting material to their website and subsequently signed to Mercury Records. His songs were then put on a variety of BBC Radio playlists, with “Country Song” being used in a national TV beer commercial for the Green King IPA.

Jake Bugg 2016: On My One

Speaking with NME at the beginning of 2015, Jake said he was working on his third album, “the quality of the songs was much darker” than his earlier work. On February 16, 2016, he released a new album, “On My One,” free of charge. On February 25, his latest single “Gimme the Love” premiered on BBC Radio 1. Bugg also spoke about the upcoming album On My One, which will be released in June. He revealed on 26 February that the album would be released on 17 June. He posted the tracklist, too, and showed the artwork. A number of tour dates were revealed in May 2016, in London and Nottingham, for June. His 2012 single “Trouble Zone” was the theme of the BBC TV series Happy Valley broadcast in 2014 and 2016.

Jake Bugg 2017: Hearts That Strain

Jake Bugg's latest single “How Soon the Dawn” was played on BBC Radio 1 on 2 August 2017, hosted by Annie Mac. On August 4, Bugg released a single on all music video platforms. Later, he released his fourth studio album, Hearts That Pressure. Released on 1 September 2017. He'll embark on an acoustic tour through November to support the new album. Jake Bugg will also release a piano-loaded song named “Waiting” by Noah Cyrus.Download Report

Jake Bugg Albums

  • Jake Bugg (2012)
  • Shangri La (2013)
  • On My One (2016)
  • Hearts That Strain (2017)

Best Songs, Discography

“Trouble Town” 
“Country Song” 
“Lightning Bolt” 
“Taste It” 
“Two Fingers” 
“Seen It All” 
“What Doesn't Kill You” 
“Slumville Sunrise” 
“A Song About Love” 
“Me and You” 
“Messed Up Kids” 
“There's a Beast and We All Feed It” 
“On My One” 
“Gimme the Love” 
“Love, Hope and Misery” 
“The Love We're Hoping For” 
“Bitter Salt” 
“Put Out the Fire” 
“How Soon the Dawn” 
(featuring Noah Cyrus)
“In the Event of My Demise” 
“Be Someone”
(with CamelPhat)
“Kiss Like the Sun” 
“Saviours of the City” 
“Rabbit Hole” 

Television Appearances

Television showPerformingDescription
BBC 2 The Review Show“Trouble Town”January 2012
Later… with Jools Holland“Trouble Town”, “Country Song” & “Lightning Bolt”Series 40, Episode 6
Hootenanny“Lightning Bolt” & “Two Fingers”Annual Hootenanny 2012/2013
Conan“Two Fingers”17 January 2013
The Ellen DeGeneres Show“Lightning Bolt”Series 10, Episode 129
The Graham Norton Show“Broken”Series 13, Episode 13
Late Show with David Letterman“Lightning Bolt”Series 20, Episode 129
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno“Lightning Bolt”Series 21, Episode 68
Conan“What Doesn't Kill You”1 October 2013
Later… with Jools Holland“What Doesn't Kill You”, “Slumville Sunrise” & “A Song About Love”Series 43, Episode 4
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno“What Doesn't Kill You”Series 21, Episode 206
The Graham Norton Show“A Song About Love”Series 14, Episode 11
The Ellen DeGeneres Show“A Song About Love”Series 11, Episode 91
American Idol“Me and You”Series 13, Episode 15
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon“Me and You”14 March 2014
Jimmy Kimmel Live!“Gimme the Love”, “Lightning Bolt”March 15, 2016
Late Night with Seth Meyers“Love, Hope and Misery”June 7, 2016
The Andrew Marr Show“Love, Hope and Misery”19 June 2016

Awards & Nominations

BRIT Awards 2013British Breakthrough ActHimselfNominated
NME Awards 2013Best Solo ArtistHimselfNominated
NME Awards 2013Best AlbumJake BuggNominated
Ivor Novello Awards 2013Best Song Musically and Lyrically“Two Fingers”Nominated
Q Awards 2013Best New ActHimselfWon
Q Awards 2013Best Solo ArtistHimselfNominated
Mercury Prize 2013Album of the YearJake BuggNominated
BRIT Awards 2014British Male Solo ArtistHimselfNominated
Capricho Awards 2014International SingerNominated
Japan Gold Disc Award 2014Best Three New ArtistWon
NME Awards 2015Best Solo ArtistWon
Silver Clef Award 2015Best MaleWon


In June 2017, Bugg was stated as a sponsor of his favorite local football team, Notts County.

Family & Relatives, Dad, Parents

Father: David Bugg
Mother: Leeysa Kennedy
Wife/Girlfriend: Roxy Horner, Joanna Brailsford
Children: Unknown

Dating, Wife, Girlfriends, Relationships

He has been dating Roxy Horner (2016 – 2019) and Joanna Brailsford (2013).

Relationship Stats

Dating27 years, 7 months5 years, 4 months3 years, 2 months
Total27 years, 7 months5 years, 4 months3 years, 2 months


Jake Bugg was nominated for a Brit Award alongside with Rita Ora in 2012.

Jake Bugg Net Worth

Jake Bugg is a well-known Singer & Songwriter. The main & primary source of his income comes from Music. His net worth is $2 Million.

Net Worth (2020)$2 Million
Annual SalaryUnder Review.
Income SourcePrimary Income source Music(profession).
Jake Bugg Net Worth


How much is Jake Bugg worth?
$2 million

Is Jake Bugg single?
He has been dating Roxy Horner (2016 – 2019) and Joanna Brailsford (2013).

What is Jake Bugg's real name?
Jake Edwin Charles Kennedy

Where does Jake Bugg come from?
Clifton, United Kingdom

Who writes Jake Bugg songs?
Iain Archer

How old is Jake Bugg?
26 years (February 28, 1994)

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