Based: Cape Town
Born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, Jimmy Nevis is a young alternative pop singer/ songwriter and producer. His sound comprises of quirky
lyrics, acoustic tones and catchy melodies. Signed to Cape Town record Label, Rude World Records, with a publishing, licensing and distribution deal with David Gresham Records.
Jimmy Nevis is currently riding high on South African airplay with his hit singles, Elephant Shoes, Heartboxing and In Love With You. The Heartboxing Music Video had successfully reached the No. 1 spot on Trace Urban African Chart earlier this year. Together with Rude World Records and David Gresham Records, Jimmy Nevis has released his debut album titled “Subliminal” which has been out in music stores nationwide as of the 1 November 2012.
RECENT BIG NEWS:
As of 30 April 2013 Jimmy Nevis joined global chart topping acts Steve Aoki, Deadmau5, Benny Benassi, Alyssa Reid & Kaskade with the signing of an exclusive deal with top can record label Ultra Records for distribution in the United States of America.
Jimmy: “I’m trying to get South Africa back into pop music. I think it’s so neglected and undermined and I love the fact that I can be a part of someone’s memory. Pop music has that power. I feel like I’ve been wanting this for so long that I have to embrace it.”