@BarkingCollege alumnus @ShaunEscoffery has kindly recorded a motivational lockdown message for students at his former college.
The R&B singer, songwriter and Lion King the musical actor is currently at home in east London.
Shaun studied performing arts at Barking & Dagenham College in the 1990s.
He is currently on Radio 2’s A List with his first single for Universal, River;
it’s from his new album ‘Strong Enough’, the release of which has been pushed back to the summer due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
In the video, Shaun gives a pep talk to students and also sings a verse from one of his most popular songs ‘Days Like This’.
The College’s Principal Yvonne Kelly said; “I’m over the moon that he’s done this for our students.”