Jessie J is a famous singer and songwriter. She became famous after her debut single, “Do it Like a Dude” premiered to rave reviews. Jessie J is also known for writing lyrics for artists like Miley Cyrus and Chris Brown.
Named Jessica Ellen Cornish at birth, Jessi J was born in London on March 27, 1988. Jessie J finished high school in Mayfield High School in LB Redbridge. When she turned 11, she was cast in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s West End Production of ‘Whistle Down the Wind’ while attending Colin’s Performing Arts School. She was an actor since childhood and appeared in the 2002 production of ‘The Late Sleepers’ when she joined the National Youth Music Theater.
She won the Best Pop Singer in the ‘Britain’s Brilliant Prodigies’. She attended the BRIT School at age 16, and she joined a girl group named ‘Soul Deep’ at age 17. She finally graduated in 2006, accompanied by singers such as Leona Lewis and Adele.
Jessie J signed her first contract with Gut Records to record an album. Unfortunately, the company didn’t release any albums as it went bankrupt. Next, Jessie started to work as a songwriter for Sony ATV.
She joined a ‘Soul Deep’ group to realize that they were not going anywhere and finally left them after a couple of years.
Jessie J won the ‘Critics Choice Award’ In 2011 and appeared in the famous American late-night live TV comedy titled ‘Saturday Night Live’ the same year.
She released her third yet very successful album titled ‘Sweet Talker’ in 2014. Her singles also turned to be a great success, including ‘Bang Bang’ and ‘Ain’t Been Done.
Next year, she appeared in two seasons of ‘The Voice Australia’. Then she appeared in the TV special ‘Grease: Live’ in 2016, which went live on Fox on January 31.
In March of 2011, Jessie J announced that she was bisexual but later took back that claim in 2014. She is a feminist, a vegan and an avid supporter of equality in rights for men and women.
Jessie J started dating American singer Luke James in November 2014 but the relationship ended in October 2015. After the breakup the pair continued to play together for a short period to time. She has been linked on and off to actor Channing Tatum since 2018.
People can quickly know the success of Jessie J from her social media presence. Currently, she has about 8.1 M followers on Twitter. In addition, Jessie J has 18 M Facebook followers, and 10.7 M people follow her on Instagram.
Jessie J is undoubtedly considered one of the greatest singers in history. She has sold 20 million singles and 3 million albums to count as her success milestones. Today, Jessie j has a net worth of about $30 million!