Jake Bugg
Jake Bugg

Jake Bugg

About Jake Bugg

UK singer-songwriter Jake Bugg started learning guitar at age 12, played Glastonbury at 16, and landed a No. 1 album (Jake Bugg) at 18.

∙ His self-titled LP debuted at the top of the UK Albums chart in 2012, and it went double-Platinum after spawning seven successful singles.
∙ The skiffle-tinged “Lightning Bolt” was Bugg’s Gold-selling, breakthrough single, reaching the UK Top 30 in 2013.
Shangri La, his 2013 sophomore album, was produced by Rick Rubin and named in honor of the music icon’s Malibu recording studio.
∙ He won Best Solo Artist at the NME Awards and Best Male at the O2 Silver Clef Awards in 2015.
∙ In 2017, his Americana-influenced album, Hearts That Strain, features production and guitar work from The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach, as well as a bluesy duet with Noah Cyrus (“Waiting”).

  • HOMETOWN
    Nottingham, England
  • BORN
    February 28, 1994