About Jessie J
Born on March 27, 1988, English singer-songwriter Jessie J professionally goes by the name Jessica Ellen Cornish.
Pop singer Jessie J is popularly known for her songwriting skills and unconventional music style. Her music mostly mixes soul with electropop, hip-hop, and pop.
Jessie J walked into the music industry at the young age of 11 and fetched herself a number of awards. Her career started as a cast in the musical 'Whistle Down The Wind', which was composed by the English composer Andrew Lloyd Webber. She was later also a part of the National Youth Music Theater. She released her debut album on February 25, 2011, titled 'Who You Are'. Selling about 34,000 copies across the U.S. and 105,000 copies across the United Kingdom, Jessie J's first album helped her kick start her career with great success. With that, let's dig into some fascinating facts about the personal life, career, and net worth of the star, Jessie J.
Jessie J Net Worth, Earnings, & Spending Habits
What is Jessie J’s net worth?
The net worth of Jessie J has been estimated to be around $8.32 million.
How much does Jessie J earn per year?
Jessie J's annual earnings have been estimated to be around $1.39 million.
Height, Age, & Physical Attributes
How tall is Jessie J?
Jessie J stands at a height of 5 ft 8 in (1.75 m).
How old is Jessie J?
Born in March 1988, Jessie J is currently 34 years old.
Childhood And Education
Born in London, England, Jessie J stepped into the world on March 27, 1988. She was born with the name Jessica Ellen Cornish to parents Stephen Cornish and Rose Cornish.
Jessie was born and raised in London, England and attended Mayfield High School, LB Redbridge, after which she attended Colin's Performing Arts School. Later, she studied at the BRIT School where she graduated with prominent singers Adele and Leona Lewis. At the age of 18, Jessie also claims to have had a minor stroke.
Jessie J was born into a house with two sisters, Hannah Cornish and Rachel Cornish.
Family, Romance, And Relationships
Who is Jessie J dating?
According to recent reports, Jessie J has been dating Chanan Safir Colman.
Career And Professional Highlights
Best Known For…
The England-born singer-songwriter started her career on stage at the young age of 11. She appeared in a role in the musical named 'Whistle Down The Wind'.
Jessie J gained popularity after the release of her debut single 'Do It Like A Dude' after signing a contract with Republic Records. This lead single was also critically acclaimed. She then followed it with the popular single featuring B.o.B 'Price Tag', which brought her international fame. 'Price Tag' also topped in about 19 countries and was followed by her debut album 'Who You Are', which was released in the year 2011 and ranked two in the United Kingdom. The singer also achieved top ten success with the singles 'Nobody's Perfect', 'Who You Are', 'Domino', and 'Laserlight', making her the first British act with six top ten hits from a single album. 'Domino' not only topped the charts in the UK but also ranked number six on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. The singer was also a performer at the closing ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games in London in August and at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Concert outside Buckingham Palace in June 2012. The second album she released, 'Alive' (2013), peaked within the top five on the UK Albums Chart and also contained the top-five singles 'Wild' and 'It's My Party'.
'Wild' and 'It's My Party' from her second album 'Alive' (2013) reached the top five of the UK Albums Chart. The single 'Bang Bang', which topped in the UK and went multi-platinum worldwide, preceded her third album 'Sweet Talker' (2014). Despite its success in the UK, the album also reached the top ten on U.S. charts, becoming her highest-charting album in the country.
As a result of numerous influences, Jessie J's music and performance style are described as unconventional, combining soul vocals with contemporary pop, R&B, hip-hop, and electropop beats. The singer has also served as the coach on reality competition shows like 'The Voice Australia', 'The Voice Kids UK', and 'The Voice UK'. The 'Hunan TV' reality show singer (formerly known as 'I Am A Singer') gave Jessie J widespread recognition in China in 2018.
Jessie J has contributed to significant charity telethons in the UK, including Comic Relief and Children in Need, which was broadcasted on the BBC. She has also confirmed shaving her hair off in August 2011 for a charity in the year 2012. Jessie shaved her head live on March 15, 2013 on Red Nose Day 2013 to help raise funds for Comic Relief.
As part of Children in Need Rocks Manchester at the Manchester Arena in November 2011, Jessie J performed 'Nobody's Perfect' for the charity concert to raise money for Children in Need 2011. According to her website, Jessie J supports the UK children's charity Believe in Magic, which helps grant wishes to terminally ill kids in the UK.
What awards has Jessie J won?
Jessie J has won a number of awards, including the ASCAP POP Music award for 'Most Performed Songs' for her song 'Bang Bang'. She also won a Billboard Women in Music for her song 'Powerhouse' and a BMI award for her award-winning song 'Bang Bang'. In the year 2011, Jessie won a Brit Award's Critic's Choice award and a BT Digital Music award for 'Best Newcomer', 'Best Female Artist', and 'Best Song'. She has also won an MTV award for 'Next Big Thing', among other awards.
Jessie J’s Hobbies And Interests
Apart from making music, she also enjoys hanging out with friends and cooking.
Other Interesting Jessie J Facts And Trivia
- Jessie J was born in Chadwell Health in the London Borough of Redbridge, London.
- Born on March 27, Jessie J is an Aries.
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