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Jason Joel Desrouleaux known professionally as  is an American singer, songwriter, and dancer.

He was born on the 21st of September, 1989. He is 30 years of age.

 

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Since the start of his solo recording career in 2009, Derulo has sold over 30 million singles and has achieved eleven Platinum singles, including “Wiggle”, “Talk Dirty”, “In My Head”, and “Whatcha Say”.

Below is a biography of the successful singer.

Early Life

Derulo was born in Miramar, Florida, the son of Haitian parents. He started singing at a young age.

He attended performing arts schools in Florida and made some early attempts at music composition, writing his first song at the age of eight.

His writing skills began attracting attention when he was a teenager. He also wrote “Bossy” for Birdman, a New Orleans-based rapper, and made a guest appearance on the song, highlighting his ability as a vocalist.

Jason Derulo Personal life

Derulo and singer Jordin Sparks dated for three years, before ending their relationship in September 2014.

Career

Derulo has been writing songs for artists including Diddy, Danity Kane, Donnie Klang, Sean Kingston, Cassie, and Lil Wayne since he was young, also intending on becoming a solo performer.

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After attending performing arts schools, such as The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, and honing his talents as a singer and dancer, as well as acting in theatre productions like Ragtime and Smokey Joe’s Cafe, Derulo won the grand prize on the 2006 season finale of the TV show Showtime at the Apollo.

Derulo was discovered by music producer J.R. Rotem, who signed him to his record label Beluga Heights Records and Warner Bros. Records.

In 2011, Derulo recorded a track with Demi Lovato titled “Together” for her album Unbroken. His second studio album, Future History, was released on September 27, 2011.

Derulo detailed his journey recording the album via a series of webisodes posted on his official website. Its lead single, “Don’t Wanna Go Home”, was released on May 20, 2011.

It landed the number-one spot in the UK and in the top five in Australia. Derulo planned to embark on an eight-date UK tour in support of the album in February 2012, including a show at Wembley Arena on March 1.

However, on January 3, 2012, while Derulo was rehearsing for his Future History Tour, he broke one of his vertebrae. As a result, he canceled all of his tour dates.

On April 16, 2013, Derulo released his single, “The Other Side” to radio on April 23, 2013. As of July 4, 2013 “The Other Side” peaked at No. 18 on the Billboard Hot 100.

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Derulo announced via Twitter that his third album will be called Tattoos. The album was released on September 24, 2013. The album’s second single, “Talk Dirty”, was released internationally on July 27, 2013 (digitally). “Talk Dirty” peaked at number three on the Billboard Hot 100.

The album features American hip-hop recording artist 2 Chainz; it is the first single from Derulo to contain a feature. The tracks accompanying music video had already been shot and was released in early August 2013.

On January 22, 2015, Dick Clark Productions announced that Derulo would be a judge in the upcoming 12th season of So You Think You Can Dance, alongside new judge Paula Abdul and returning judge Nigel Lythgoe.

“I am truly excited, and eagerly look forward to joining the cast of So You Think You Can Dance,” said Derulo. “It is one of the most respected and longest-tenured shows on network television, and I hope to be a part of new growth and continued success.” 

On March 9, Derulo released the first single from his forthcoming fourth studio album, Everything Is 4, called “Want to Want Me”.

 “Want To Want Me” became the most-added track in the history of Top 40 radio: it was added to 156 monitored pop stations, making it the biggest Top 40 US radio launch thus far.

 It peaked at number five on the Billboard Hot 100 and topped the UK Singles Chart. The music video for his second single, “Cheyenne”, was released on June 30, 2015.

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On February 24, 2017, Derulo released a new single entitled “Swalla”, featuring Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign. On March 17, Pitbull and Derulo released the song “Educate Ya”, from the former’s album Climate Change.

On March 31, Cheyenne Frontier Days announced they added Jason Derulo to their 2017 Frontier Nights concert lineup on Friday, July 28, 2017.

Jason Derulo

At the 2017 Billboard Music Awards on May 21, Derulo announced that his next studio album would be titled 777.

 “Tip Toe” (featuring French Montana) was released soon after, on November 10. Both songs were expected to be included on the album, according to Derulo.

Jason Derulo Awards

Jason has been nominated for several awards and has on many occasions bagged them home. Check out the list of his awards and nominations here.

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Jason Derulo Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

His official Instagram username is @jasonderulo. He is known on Twitter as @jasonderulo. His Facebook account is simply Jason Derulo.

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Jason Derulo Latest Songs

The artist has won the hearts of multitudes of people, especially with his beautiful hit tunes. Among them is the banger,  Mamacita, Diamonds, Make up, Too Hot among many others. You can listen and download Jason Derulo’s music here.

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