Jason Derulo is an American singer-songwriter who rose to global fame after the release of his debut single, “Whatcha Say” in 2009.
As of 2024, Jason Derulo's net worth is estimated to be $16 million.
|Jason Joel Desrouleaux
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|September 21, 1989
|Place of Birth
|Miramar, Florida, USA
Jason Joel Desrouleaux, popularly known as Jason Derulo, was born September 21, 1989, in Miramar, Florida as the last child of a family of four. The career which has given the hip-hop world love song hits started at a young age. Jason Derulo attended a school of performing arts in his hometown, and consequently wrote his first song at the age of eight! Very early you’d say.
Jason Derulo went on from there and gradually perfected his amiable songwriting skills such that he started getting recognized while still in his teens. At a very early stage of his career, Jason Derulo wrote “Bossy” for Birdman, and he also made a guest appearance on the song with his endearing vocals.
After Jason Derulo gained some recognition as a songwriter in the U.S. music industry, he signed a recording deal with Beluga Heights, owned by veteran producer J.R. Rotem. Jason then released his debut single, “Whatcha Say” in 2009 when his record label became partners with Warner Music Group. Derulo sold over 5 million digital copies of “Watcha Say” and earned triple platinum on the record. The record also topped the music charts in the U.S. and New Zealand; the debut single rose to number one on the Billboard Hot 100.
Ever since, Jason Derulo has continued to do very well for himself – in 2014, he became the most played artist on the radio with nine songs reaching the Top 10 on the Top 40 chart.
In May 2020, Jason Derulo parted ways with Warner Bros. Records. In June of that same year, Jason released another hit single, “Savage Love” featuring music producer, Jawash 685 which peaked at number one in the U.K. The remix with the Korean music group, BTS peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100.
Jason has 7 platinum songs and has collaborated with artists such as Demi Lovato, Jennifer Lopez, 2 Chainz, and many more.
Jason has been tied to many different women over the years. Jason Derulo and Jordin Sparks dated for around three years but broke up towards the end of 2014. Years after the relationship with Jordin Sparks, it was rumored that Jason Derulo was “seeing” Jena Frumes; their romance was later confirmed. But after welcoming their first son and Derulo’s only child, Jason King Derulo in May 2021, Jason and Jena broke up in September 2021. It’s still to be seen whether they reconcile. But one thing is for sure, many ladies would be vying for Jena Frumes’ place.
Apart from singing, Jason Derulo also has followed many other career paths. He stared in TV shows like So You Think You Can Dance and The Late Show With James Corden.
Jason Derulo has a potent presence on social media. He has over 35 million monthly listeners on Spotify, and 16.1 million subscribers on YouTube. Jason is also popular on Instagram with 8.6 million followers.
Jason Derulo is a successful American singer-songwriter from Miramar, Florida. He is currently worth an estimated $16 million.