Jake Bugg Height, Weight, Age, Family, Facts, Education, Biography

Jake Bugg Height, Weight, Age, Family, Facts, Education, Biography
Jake Bugg Quick Info
Height 5 ft 7 in
Weight 63 kg
Date of Birth February 28, 1994
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Eye Color Blue

Jake Bugg is an English singer and songwriter who has released the solo studio albums Jake Bugg (2012), Shangri La (2013), On My One (2016), Hearts That Strain (2017), and Saturday Night, Sunday Morning (2021). The first of those albums had reached number one on the UK Albums chart.

Born Name

Jake Edwin Charles Kennedy

Nick Name

Jake Bugg

Jake Bugg as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2021
Jake Bugg as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2021 (Jake Bugg / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Pisces

Born Place

Clifton, Nottingham, England, United Kingdom

Residence

England, United Kingdom

Nationality

English

Education

Jake had attended the Farnborough Spencer Academy, a coeducational secondary school in his hometown of Clifton. He was enrolled in a music technology course there but, by the age of 16, had dropped out.

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter

Jake Bugg as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2021
Jake Bugg as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2021 (Jake Bugg / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – David Bugg (Nurse)
  • Mother – Leeysa Kennedy (Sales Agent)
  • Others – Mark (Uncle), Edwin Bugg (Paternal Grandfather), Colleen Duffy (Paternal Grandmother), Charles R. Kennedy (Maternal Grandfather), Karen M. Thresher (Maternal Grandmother)

Genre

Indie Rock, Indie Folk, Folk Rock, Blues, Blues Rock, Country Rock, Americana, British Blues

Instruments

Guitar, Vocals

Labels

  • Mercury Records
  • Island Records
  • Virgin EMI Records
  • RCA Records

Net Worth

Jake Bugg’s net worth had been $2 million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 7 in or 170 cm

Weight

63 kg or 139 lbs

Jake Bugg as seen in an Instagram Post in June 2021
Jake Bugg as seen in an Instagram Post in June 2021 (Jake Bugg / Instagram)

Girlfriend / Spouse

Jake has dated –

  1. Cara Delevingne (2012–2013)
  2. Joanna Brailsford (2013)
  3. Roxy Horner (2016-2019)

Race / Ethnicity

White

He is of English, Irish, and some Scottish descent.

Hair Color

Light Brown

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Slender frame
  • Side-parted, disheveled hair
  • Clean-shaven look

Jake Bugg as seen in an Instagram Post in March 2021
Jake Bugg as seen in an Instagram Post in March 2021 (Jake Bugg / Instagram)

Jake Bugg Facts

  1. Although Jake’s parents had not pursued music as a full-time career, they had both previously made recordings. They had parted ways when he was quite young.
  2. He had started playing guitar at the age of 12 after he was introduced to the instrument by his uncle Mark.
  3. Aged just 16, he had been selected to perform on the ‘BBC Introducing’ stage at the 2011 Glastonbury Festival, an annual 5-day festival of contemporary performing arts in Pilton, Somerset, England. This was after he had submitted some material to their website. He was soon signed up by Mercury Records.
  4. Country Song, the 2nd single from his debut studio album Jake Bugg (2012) had been used in a national TV beer commercial for Greene King IPA, a large British pub retailer, and brewer.
  5. In June 2013, he had performed an afternoon set on the ‘Pyramid Stage’ at the Glastonbury Festival. This had made him the first artist ever to have moved from the ‘BBC Introducing’ stage to the main ‘Pyramid Stage’ in successive years.
  6. His 2nd solo studio album Shangri La was released in November 2013. The album had been named after the studio it had been recorded in.
  7. He is an avid soccer fan and is an ardent supporter of Notts County F.C., a professional association soccer club based in Nottingham, England, that participates in the National League, the fifth tier of the English football league system. Founded in 1862, it is among the oldest professional soccer clubs in the world.
  8.  In June 2017, he had pledged that he would be the shirt sponsor of his favorite and local soccer team. He had taken up the November sponsorship slot in a season-long rotation. In September 2020, the club had announced that Jake would be sponsoring their away shirt during the 2020–21 season.

Featured Image by Jake Bugg / Instagram

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