Jacob de Gaye effortlessly fuses RnB, Reggae, Rock, Pop, and Funk, to bring his unique and unprecedented style of music to the world.
Born and raised in Perth, Western Australia, the natural entertainer with an incomparable voice, oozes charisma and contagious energy. Having played his first show at the age of five and writing his first song at age nine, the self-taught musician has gone on to captivate crowds at sold out shows Australia wide. The talented multi-instrumentalist delivers his artistry to the people through showmanship, raw talent, conscious lyrics, electrifying movement and spine tingling guitar solos.
Jacob has in his arsenal Australia's finest musicians forming up to a 12 piece band to bring to life his vision. The self-driven visionary, who composes and creatively directs his mind blowing live performances has supported Chali 2na (Jurassic 5), Kim Churchill and Dan Sultan to name a few.
Jacob de Gaye is rapidly growing a large fan base within Australia and has his sights set on expanding his following internationally. His first self-titled EP was released on Youtube in 2016. "Superman" and "Good Man Bad Bones" were two of the stand out tracks receiving thousands of hits on both Youtube and social media platforms along with air time on radio stations Mix 94.5 and Triple J.
2017 see's Jacob touring nationally to promote the new single and music video "Drop a bomb" from his upcoming debut album.
Kicking things off with a headliner at Laneway Bar in his home town for WAMFEST Jacob de Gaye is the artist to look out for in 2018.