J Boog Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Sep 12, 2022 By Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Originally Published on May 19, 2022
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Explore lots of fun and exciting facts about the American rapper and singer J Boog in this article.
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About J Boog

Jarell Damonte Houston Sr (known by the stage name J Boog) is a rapper, filmmaker, dancer, singer, and actor who rose to fame for being a member of B2K, an R&B band.
On August 11, 1985, J Boog was born in Long Beach but raised in Compton, California. He began dancing and singing when he was eight years old.
J Boog earned his nickname from his grandma as she called him boogie because of his passion for dancing. He was a member of B2K, an R&B group formed in 1998 and released its debut album in 2oo2. After leaving the band in 2006, he released his songs and appeared in and produced many movies. He had three children with his ex-fiance, Michelle Lee. Scroll down to know more about J Boog's net worth, career, height, and other facts.

J Boog's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is J Boog's net worth?

J Boog has a net worth of approximately $2 million, which he amassed from his career as a singer, actor, rapper, and film producer.

How much does J Boog earn per year?

J Boog is estimated to be earning roughly around $300,000 a year from his career.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is J Boog?

J Boog stands at 5 ft 7 in (170 cm).

How old is J Boog?

J Boog is a singer, actor, and rapper who is 36-years-old, born on August 11, 1985.

Childhood And Education

J Boog was born in Long Beach, California, and grew up in Compton, California. There's no information about his parents, siblings, and educational background. He started learning dancing and singing from a very young age.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is J Boog dating?

J Boog was engaged to his long-term girlfriend, Michelle Lee. The couple had three children-Anaia, Jarell, and Tru Houston. Currently, he is dating Shelbie Gray and she gave birth to their child, Zuri Houston.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

J Boog is best known for being a member of B2K and for fusing hip hop, singing, R&B, and rapping. His first album was 'Back Yard Boogie' (2011), which peaked on the US Billboard charts and Itunes charts in various countries, making him gain popularity as a solo artist. He has released many songs and videos since then. Aside from his music career, he is an actor and producer who appeared in movies such as 'You Got Served' with his bandmates, 'Step Up 2: The Streets' and 'Til Death Do Us Part'.
In 2018, J-Boog starred in one episode of the reality show 'Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood' to discuss plans of reuniting B2K with Lil Fizz, his friend and bandmate.
J-Boog collaborated with his cousin Marques and became the Marques Houston Film Production Company's vice president.
Recently, he postponed a tour called Live At Aloha Tower Marketplace, which was supposed to be held on February 11, 2o22.

What awards has J Boog won?

In 2012, J Boog won the Best New Entertainer Award in the International Reggae and World Music Award.

Other Interesting J Boog Facts And Trivia

His eldest sister inspired him and his family influenced him to become a reggae artist.
His cousin, Marques, is also an R&B artist.
He has a massive following on Instagram and Facebook.

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J Boog Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Jarell Damonte Houston Sr

Date of Birth




Place of Birth

Long Beach



170 cm

Eye Color


Child Star?



Actor, Rapper, R&B Singer, Producer

Net Worth



Shelbie Gray

Annual Earnings

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Written by Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason

Bachelor of Science specializing in Mass Communication.

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Adekunle Olanrewaju JasonBachelor of Science specializing in Mass Communication.

With over 3+ years of professional experience, Olanrewaju is a certified SEO Specialist and Content Writer. He holds a BSc in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos. Throughout his dynamic career, Olanrewaju has successfully taken on various roles with startups and established organizations. He has served as a Technical Writer, Blogger, SEO Specialist, Social Media Manager, and Digital Marketing Manager. Known for his hardworking nature and insightful approach, Olanrewaju is dedicated to continuous learning and improvement.
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