JoJo is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She performed in various singing competitions as a child and after competing on the television show America’s Most Talented Kids in 2003, she was noticed by record producer Vincent Herbert who asked her to audition for Blackground Records. JoJo released her eponymous titled debut album in June 2004. “Leave (Get Out)”, her debut single reached number one on the US Billboard Pop songschart, which made her the youngest solo artist to top the chart at thirteen years old. The song peaked at 12 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was certified gold by the RIAA. The album has since sold over four million copies worldwide to date.

Birth Name

Joanna Noëlle Blagden Levesque

Nickname

JoJo, Jo

Profession

Singer, Songwriter, Actress

Genre

Pop, R&B

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

Blackground, Da Family, Interscope, Streamline, Atlantic Records

Nationality

American

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

JoJo was born on 20 December 1990, in Brattleboro, Vermont, United States.

Age

She is currently 28 year sold.

Sun Sign

Sagittarius

Ethnicity

White

JoJo has English, Native American, French, Polish, Irish and Scottish ancestry.

Religion

Christianity

Education

She graduated from high school in 2009. She was accepted to Northeastern University where she considered majoring in cultural anthropology but did not attend.

Family Details

  • Father – Joel Levesque
  • Mother – Diana Blagden
  • Siblings – She’s the only child.

Marital Status

Single

Boyfriend / Spouse

JoJo has dated –

  • Freddy Adu (2005-2006) – After meeting American soccer player, Freddy Adu at the MTV show Fake ID Club, she dated him from May 2005 to September 2006.
  • Jeremiah McConico (2008) – In September 2008, she started dating recording artist Jeremiah McConico. They split later on.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 3.5 inches
  • In centimeters – 161 cm
  • In meters – 1.61 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 56 kg
  • In Pounds – 123 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 37-27-35
  • Bust – 37 inches
  • Waist – 27 inches
  • Hip – 35 inches
  • Bra Size – 32C

Body Build

Average

Eye Color

Gray

Hair Color

Light Brown

Shoe Size

She wears a size 6 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 5 (US).

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Famous For

Her songs such as “Leave (Get Out),” “Too Little Too Late” and others.

Singing Debut

JoJo released her first studio album titled JoJo on June 22, 2004 under Blackground and Universal Records. The album peaked at #4 on the Billboard 200 with the lead single “Leave (Get Out)” peaked at #12 on the US Billboard Hot 100. So far, she has released three studio albums, two mixtapes, three extended play (EP), seven singles, and 13 promotional singles and has sold over 7 million albums worldwide. Her album credits include –

  • JoJo (2004)
  • The High Road (2006)
  • Mad Love (2016)

Film Debut

She debuted with 2002 drama movie Developing Sheldon for her role as Young Elizabeth.

Television Debut

In 1998, JoJo appeared as a contestant in the season 1 of the comedy series Kids Say the Darndest Things.

Brand Endorsements

In August 2011, she became the face of HeartSoul clothing Fall / Winter collection. She became the spokeswoman for Clearasil’s PerfectaWash in December 2011.

Awards & Nominations

YearPresenterAwardsResult
2004MTV Video Music AwardBest New Artist – “Leave (Get Out)”Nominated
Billboard Music AwardsFemale New Artist of the YearNominated
Mainstream Top 40 Single of the Year – “Leave (Get Out)”Nominated
Radio Disney Music AwardsBest Female Artist – “Leave (Get Out)”Nominated
Best Video That Rocks – “Leave (Get Out)”Won
2005Radio Disney Music AwardsBest Female ArtistNominated
2006Teen Choice AwardFemale Choice Breakout – AquamarineNominated
Radio Disney Music AwardsBest Artist Or Song Your Teacher Likes – “Too Little, Too Late”Won
Favorite Karaoke Song – “Too Little, Too Late”Won
Best True Ringer Ring Tone – “Too Little, Too Late”Nominated
Best Song to Wake Up To – “Too Little, Too Late”Nominated
Best Song You’ve Heard a Million Times and Still Love – “Too Little, Too Late”Nominated
2007Boston Music AwardsNational Female of The Year – “Too Little, Too Late”Won
Hollywood Life 9th Annual Young Hollywood AwardsBreakthrough performanceWon
Young Artist AwardsBest Performance in a Feature Film – AquamarineNominated
2008Yahoo Music Awardsfor over 10,000,000 downloads – “Too Little, Too Late”Won
Boston Music AwardsOutstanding Pop/R&B Act of the YearNominated
2009Poptastic AwardBest TV Movie – True Confessions of a Hollywood StarletNominated
2016Boston Music AwardsPop Artist of the YearNominated

JoJo Favorites

  • Favorite Food – Ice cream sandwich
  • Favorite Drink – Black Coffee

JoJo Net worth

She has an estimated net worth of $10 million dollars as of 2019. She lives in Los Angeles and owns a BMW.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About JoJo

  • She was born in a family that was not financially rich where she grew up in a one-bedroom apartment in Foxborough.
  • Her parents divorced when she was four years old. She started singing along with her mother who sang in a Catholic church choir and was trained in musical theater.
  • As a child, she had participated in various singing competitions and gained fame after competing on the television show America’s Most Talented Kids in 2003.
  • JoJo has a dog, named, Sugarpie.
  • She was offered a record deal at the age of 6, but her mother turned it down because she believed JoJo was too young for a music career.
  • She supports many charities such as She’s the First, World Vision, etc.
  • Visit JoJo’s official website @ www.iamjojoofficial.com.
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