We chat to Jesse Clegg, rock musician and son of the legendary Johnny Clegg.
His debut album, “When I Wake Up”, was released in 2008 and his 2011 follow-up “Life On Mars” saw him reach platinum-selling success in South Africa. With the release of his latest single “Use Me” earlier this month, joining us in the loft is 3-time SAMA nominee and son of the legendary Johnny Clegg, Jesse Clegg.
Descending from a musical family, Jesse spent the first six years of his life on tour with his father, iconic South African singer Johnny Clegg. Jesse has achieved much in the 5 short years he has been active. He has released 4 Top 10 singles and toured extensively throughout South Africa, playing the biggest festivals in the country. As an official ambassador for the Nelson Mandela 46664 foundation, Jesse has been invited to play at Radio City Music Hall in New York for the annual Mandela Day Concert. He has been nominated for three South African Music Awards over the course of his career.