Jason Derulo is an American singer, songwriter and dancer. Since the start of his solo recording career in 2009, Derulo has sold over 30 million singles and has achieved eleven Platinum singles, including “Wiggle”, “Talk Dirty”, “In My Head” and “Whatcha Say”. Derulo’s third international album, Tattoos, was released on September 24, 2013 and later repackaged as his third U.S. album, Talk Dirty, released on April 15, 2014. In 2015, Derulo released his single “Want to Want Me” and announced his fourth studio album, Everything Is 4, which was released on June 2, 2015. His next album, 2Sides, will follow in 2019.

Birth Name

Jason Joel Desrouleaux

Nickname

J.D.

Profession

Singer, Songwriter, Dancer

Genre

R&B, Pop, Dance

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

Warner Bros. Records, Beluga Heights, Music Online Entertainmentz, TM3 Records

Nationality

American

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Jason Derulo was born on September 21, 1989 in Miami, Florida, United States.

Age

He’s currently 29 years old.

Sun Sign

Virgo

Ethnicity

Black

Religion

Roman Catholic

Education

Derulo graduated from American Musical and Dramatic Academy.

Family Details

  • Father – Joel Desrouleaux
  • Mother – Jocelyne Desrouleaux
  • Siblings – He has two older siblings.

Marital Status

Single

Girlfriend / Spouse

Jason Derulo dated –

  • Jordin Sparks (2011-2014) – In August 2011, Jason started dating another singer, Jordin Sparks. They remained an item for three years and called it quits in September 2014.
  • Carmen Ortega (2014) – Jason was RUMORed to be dating 5 years his senior glamor model, Carmen Ortega in 2014.

  • Daphne Joy (2015-2016) – In October 2015, Jason started dating Filipina glamor model, Daphne Joy. They separated in 2016.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 6 feet 0½ inches
  • In centimeters – 184 cm
  • In meters – 1.84 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 78 kg
  • In Pounds – 172 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 45-16-34
  • Chest – 45 in or 114 cm
  • Arms / Biceps – 16 in or 41 cm
  • Waist – 34 in or 87 cm

Body Build

Athletic

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Black

Shoe Size

He wears a size 10 (US) shoe.

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Famous For

He garnered international acclaim for his singles “Whatcha Say”, “Talk Dirty”, “The Other Side”, “Ridin’ Solo”, “In My Head”.

Album Debut

Jason Derulo released his self-titled debut studio album on March 2, 2010. The album peaked at #11 in U.S., #4 in Australia, #9 in Canada, #5 in New Zealand and likewise. It was certified as “Gold” in Australia, Canada, Ireland, and Britain. Thew album spawned hit super-hit singles ‘Whatcha Say’, ‘In My Head’ and ‘Ridin’ Solo’.

Film Debut

Derulo made his feature film debut in the MTV’s 2010 film Turn the Beat Around as himself.

Television Debut

In 2012, Jason appeared as a dance master / choreographer in the season 1 of Network Ten’s Everybody Dance Now.

Brand Endorsements

He has done endorsement work for Coco-Cola.

Awards & Nominations

Year Organization Award Work Result
2010 Teen Choice Awards Choice Breakout Male Artist Himself Nominated
Choice R&B Track “In My Head” Won
Choice R&B Album Jason Derulo Won
MTV Video Music Awards Best Male Video “In My Head” Nominated
Best New Artist “In My Head” Nominated
MTV Europe Music Awards Best New Act Himself Nominated
Best Push Act Himself Nominated
ARIA Music Awards Most Popular International Artist Himself Nominated
American Music Awards New Artist of the Year Himself Nominated
2011 NAACP Image Awards Outstanding New Artist Himself Nominated
BMI Pop Music Awards Songwriter of the Year “In My Head”, “Ridin’ Solo”, “Whatcha Say, Replay” Won
50 Most Performed Songs of the Year “Replay” Won
Teen Choice Awards Choice Male Artist Himself Nominated
Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Track “Don’t Wanna Go Home” Nominated
Choice Summer: Music Star Male Himself Nominated
MOBO Awards Best International Act Himself Nominated
2012 MTV Video Music Awards Japan Best R&B Video “It Girl” Nominated
MTV Europe Music Awards Best World Stage Performance Himself Nominated
2013 MOBO Awards Best International Artist Himself Nominated
2014 Teen Choice Awards Choice Music: Male Artist Himself Nominated
Choice Music: Star Male Himself Won
Choice Music Single: Male Artist “Talk Dirty” Nominated
Choice Music: Summer Song “Wiggle” Nominated
MTV Video Music Awards Best Pop Video “Talk Dirty” Nominated
Best Choreography Nominated
ARIA Music Awards Best International Artist Tattoos Nominated
Los Premios 40 Principales Best International Act Himself Nominated
Best International Album Tattoos Nominated
Best International Song “Talk Dirty” Won
Best International Video “Wiggle” Nominated
2015 YouTube Music Awards 50 artists to watch Himself Won
Brasil Music Awards International Artist Himself Nominated
Teen Choice Awards Choice Male Artist Himself Nominated
Choice Summer Music Star: Male Himself Nominated
2016 LOS40 Music Awards Lo + 40 Artist Award Himself Won
2017 CMT Music Awards CMT Performance of the Year “Want to Want Me” Won
2018 MTV Europe Music Awards Best World Stage Himself Nominated

Jason Derulo Favorites

  • Favorite Restaurant – Olive Garden
  • Favorite Drink – Mojito, Vodka

Jason Derulo Net worth

Jason Derulo total net worth is estimated to be 10 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Jason Derulo

  • He was suffering from asthma as a child. If he goes near a pet or dairy, he would get an attack. That continued to happen until he was 13.
  • He wrote his first song at the age of eight and eventually honed his songwriting skills as he grows up.
  • He has played basketball while in high school. His high school team was at #14 in the country.
  • He wrote a song titled “Bossy” for Birdman as well as guest appeared on the music video of the song.
  • Jason cites Michael Jackson as his biggest musical inspiration.
  • He won two Teen Choice Awards- one for the single ‘In My Head’ and other for his debut album ‘Jason Derulo’.
  • In April 16, 2013, Derulo released his single, “The Other Side” to radio on April 23, 2013.
  • In November 21, 2014, Pitbull released a song off the album Globalization featuring Jason Derulo and Juicy J titled “Drive You Crazy”, which was later to become a single on August 21, 2015.
  • In 2015, Derulo released his single “Want to Want Me” and announced his fourth studio album, Everything Is 4, which was released on June 2, 2015.
  • In September 28, 2016, Derulo guest starred in an episode of the Fox drama Lethal Weapon.
  • In March 3, 2017, Derulo released a new single entitled “Swalla”, featuring Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign.
  • Visit his official website @ jasonderulo.com.
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