JoJo Biography

(American ainger, Songwriter, Actress)

JoJo is recognized as an American renowned singer, songwriter, and actress. She is currently in a relationship.

More about the relationship

JoJo is recently engaged with actor Dexter Darden. On 25 December 2021, Dexter proposed to JoJo on the occasion of Christmas 2021.

The beautiful couple hasn’t shared much about their love life. Earlier, JoJo dated recording artist Jeremiah McConico (2008) and Soccer player, Freddy Adu (2005-2006).

Relationship Facts of JoJo

  • JoJo is having an affair.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is JoJo?

JoJo is recognized as an American renowned singer, songwriter, and actress. She emerges the fame with her debut single “Leave (Get Out) which peaked atop the US Billboard Pop songs chart.

Similarly, she was a runner-up of a reality singing competition television series, The Masked Singer.

 JoJo: Age, Family, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

JoJo was born on the 20th of December 1990in Brattleboro, Vermont, U.S. Her real name is Joanna Noelle Levesque.

She grew up in a one-bedroom apartment in Keene, New Hampshire, Foxborough in a low-income family. JoJo is the only child of Joel Maurice Levesque (father) and Diana Levesque (mother).

When she was four years old, her parents got divorced. Her mother was trained in musical theater and sang in a Catholic church choir.

Talking about her academic background, she attended Northeastern University major in cultural anthropology.

She holds an American nationality and belongs to mixed (Irish, Polish, and French) ancestry.

 JoJo: Professional Life, Career

Music career

Since the age of two, JoJo started singing from nursery rhymes to R&B, jazz, and soul tunes. She made her first television appearance on the show Kids Say the Darndest Things: On the Road in Boston alongside Bill Cosby.

She was offered a record deal at the age of six but her mother turned it down as she was too young for a music career. At the age of 12, she signed with Blackground Records and released his debut single, “Leave (Get Out)” in 2004.

On June 22, 2004, she released her first album, JoJo via Blackground Entertainment and Universal Music. The album peaked at number four on the U.S. Billboard 200 and number ten on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums.

In September 2004, she released her second single, “Baby It’s You” featuring rapper Bow Wow. She released her first mixtape Can’t Take that Away from Me in September 2010.

Similarly, her fourth studio album, Goos to Know peaked at number #4 on the UK R&B Albums chart. She released a new song, Creature of Habit in May 2021.

Acting career

JoJo made a debut in acting through the 2002 film, Developing Sheldon where she portrayed the role of Young Elizabeth. She then appeared in the films like Aquamarine (2006), RV (2006), and G.B.F. (2013).

JoJo portrayed the role of Morgan Carter / Claudia Miller on Lifetime television film, True Confessions of a Hollywood Starlet.

Apart from the entertainment industry, she involves in several charities such as She’s the First, World Vision, and so on.

Awards, Nominations

YearAwardsCategoryResult
2004/05/06Radio Disney Music AwardsBest Female ArtistNominated
2004Billboard Music AwardsFemale New Artist of the YearNominated
2007Boston Music AwardsNational Female of The YearWon
2008Boston Music AwardsOutstanding Pop/R&B Act of the yearNominated
2008Yahoo Music Awardsfor over 10,000,000 downloadsWon
202051st NAACP Image AwardsOutstanding Duo, Gropu, or collaborationNominated

Rumors, Controversy

The singer was sued by record label Blackground Entertainment for not releasing her third studio album in 2013. She later won the case and was released from the contract and signed to Atlantic Records.

JoJo: Net Worth, Salary

JoJo has earned an impressive amount of fortune from her successful career as a singer, songwriter, and actress. As of 2022, she has an estimated net worth of around $14 million.

Her salary and other earning are still under review.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

The singer stands at the height of 5 feet 3 inches tall and her weight is about 56 kg. Likewise, she has a grey pair of eyes and light brown hair color.

She occasionally wears piercing on her left eyebrow. Her dress size is 10 (US) and her shoe size is 6 (US). Similarly, her bra size is 34C.

Social Media

The actor has verified social media sites. She has more than 2.3m followers on Instagram and 824.8k followers on Twitter, and 2.8m followers on Facebook.

JoJo has also a self-titled YouTube channel with over 925k subscribers. She is also active on Tiktok with over 891.9k followers.

Trivia

  • Her other nickname is Jo.
  • As of 2021, she is 31 years old.
  • Her Sun sign is Sagittarius.
  • She currently resides in Los Angeles, California, United States.
  • JoJo follows the Christianity religion.
  • She has a dog named Sugarpie.
  • At the age of 14, she lost her virginity.
  • She is an avid fan of the baseball team Red Sox.
  • Eminem shouts out to JoJo in his song, “Ass Like That”.

 

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