Jake Jon

  • Singer
    Male / West Sussex
  • Ethnicity
    Black - African
    Age Range
    30 - 36
    Height
    5' 10" (1m 80cm)
    Weight
    16st. 1lb (102kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Black
    Build
    Muscular

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2014 - 2019Singer, Performer & Songwriter
Song Writer
Motd KickaboutBBC
2013 - 2019Singer & Songwriter
Song Writer
Made In ChelseaChannel 4
2017Singer
Backing Vocalist
Michael McIntyre's Big ShowBBC
2016Drums
Television / TV Spot
X FactorITV
2016Drums
Television / TV Spot
X FactorITV
2016Drums
Television / TV Spot
The Graham Norton ShowChannel 4
2016Singer
Choral
The Voice UKITV
2015Drums
Television / TV Spot
This MorningITV
2015Singer
Choral
Text SantaITV
2014Singing
Choral
Text santaITV
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2008Music TechnologyNorthbrook

    About me

    Since the age of 5 Jake has been Performing on stage, touring worldwide through theatre and music with local Church music bands/choirs and youth groups. He describes acting as his first love, he was introduced to theatre through school where he was constantly awarded the Leading roles in productions like, Fantasia, Macbeth, Living with lady Macbeth, The Pilgrimage, A mid Summer Nights Dream and many more.

    Jake chose to study Drama through Primary school, secondary school and College, before he decided to concentrate on music full time, incentivised by a full scholarship to The 'Brighton Institute Of Modern Music’ and a national front page press provided by 'The Stage Magazine.’

    However it wasn’t long before he was offered his first starring role in a Music theatre production of ’TOMMY’ with a stage budget of £70,000, this was with Brighton Musical Theatre Group.

    After Music school Jake Jon studied acting part time at ‘Identity Drama School’ and then continued his studies at ‘Kingdom School Of Arts’ with ‘Ashley Walters’ as a Masterclass tutor. After studies, Jake pursued acting through supporting Artist work on Tv dramas & Documentaries like; ‘Crime Stories’ (Itv), ‘The Fear’ (Channel 4) & ‘Whatever’ (Channel 4 whilst performing Lead roles in independent short and feature films such as; ‘Help at Wallstrabe’ (Lead Role, Independent movie), Grey Snow (Full Feature Movie), Lisa (Lead role, Independent movie) #Strayed (Lead role Short Independent film).

    Alongside Jake’s acting career he has spent the last 12 years performing Globally in Gospel bands and as a Solo act, in venues such as ’The Brighton Dome, The Royal Albert Hall & Gardener Arts Centre, Concorde II and other well known venues. His Music Performing, Recording & Songwriting credits include; The Wireless Festival, The Graham Norton Show, The Voice, Text Santa. With Tv writing credits for Made In Chelsea, Match Of The Day, Thunder Birds Are Go. And has performed alongside artist such as; Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Little Mix, Meghan Trainor, Jason Derulo, Trevor Nelson, Aloe Blacc, as well as several X factor winners. His music Education also includes an overseas scholarship to attend 'Berklee College Of Music'

    (Quincy Jones & John Mayer)

  • Skills

    General Dance Skills
    • African dance styles
    • Hip-Hop
    Skin Colour
    • Brown
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Falsetto
    • Tenor
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Interested in
    • A cappella
    • Backing Vocalist
    • Choral
    • Commericals
    • Holiday Entertainment
    • Lead Vocalist
    • Musical Theatre
    • Session work
    • Teaching Jobs
    • Tour (Europe)
    • Tour (UK)
    • Tour (Worldwide)
    • Tribute Acts
    Experienced In
    • A cappella
    • Backing Vocalist
    • Choral
    • Film
    • Lead Vocalist
    • Musical Theatre
    • Soloist
    • Teaching
    • Tour (Europe)
    • Tour (UK)
    • Tour (Worldwide)
    • TV
    DBS checked
    • No
    Musical Skills
    • Drums
    • Keyboard
    • Tambourine
    Singing Styles
    • Adult Contemporary
    • Choral
    • Funk
    • Gospel
    • Hip Hop/Rap
    • Indie
    • Jazz/Blues
    • Musical Theatre
    • Pop
    • Punk
    • RnB
    • Rock
    • Soul
    • Spoken Word
    Home Studio
    • Yes