Jalen N'Gonda(©Paléo, Laurine Mottet)

I am excited to share with you an interview with Jalen N’Gonda who I got the chance to meet at Paléo Festival two days ago. He was nice, fun and down to earth. But when you see him on stage and hear is tender voice and powerful energy, you begin to wonder if it is the same person you met a few hours ago.

If you like voluptuous soul and classic R’n’B, this interview is exactly for you. We talked about his inspirations, how moving to the UK influenced his work, how to work with comparison and make it in music.

You can also listen to his beautiful song Holler under the interview.

So without further due, here is Jalen N’Gonda: