Jason Joel Desrouleaux, better known by his stage name Jason Derulo is an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. He rose to international fame with his debut single “Whatcha Say,” which peaked at No. 1 in the U.S. and New Zealand and sold over five million digital downloads.

He also received RIAA certification of triple Platinum. He started singing as a little boy and became fascinated with creating his own lyrics. Blessed with a creative mind and a knack for playing with words, he started writing songs when he was just eight. He started out as a songwriter, penning down romantic, poignant, and witty lyrics for artists such as Lil Wayne, Pitbull, and Pleasure P.

Quick Info
Celebrated NameJason Derulo
ProfessionSinger, Songwriter, Dancer
Birth DateSeptember 21, 1989
Birth PlaceMiramar, Florida, US
Full NameJason Joel Desrouleaux
Star SignVirgo
ParentsFather: Joel Desrouleaux
Mother: Jocelyne Desrouleaux
BrotherJoel Desrouleaux
Marital StatusUnmarried
Ex-GirlfriendJordin Sparks
Net Worth$14 million
Height6 feet 0.5 inches (1.84 m)
Weight78 kg (172 lbs)
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown

Jason Derulo

When was Jason Joel born?

Jason was born on September 21, 1989, in Miramar, Florida, United States. He is a son to Haitian parents, his father, Joel Desrouleaux, and to his mother, Jocelyne Desrouleaux. He has an older brother named Joel Desrouleaux. The singer made his stage name “Derulo” because of the pronunciation respelling surname, Desrouleaux. Jason is currently 34 years old, with the zodiac sign of Virgo.

How was the early life of Jason Joel?

Jason started singing at a young age. He attended performing in an art school 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.

What is the height of Jason Joel?

Derulo is American by nationality and is of the black race. He belongs of Haitian descent.Besides that, Jason stands at the height of 6 feet 0.5 inches (1.84 m) and weighing about 78 kg (172 lbs) with an athletic build.  Additionally, her hair color is black, and her eye color is dark brown.Jason Derulo

How is the career of Jason Joel?

After having started out as a songwriter, Jason aspired to become a singer. He signed a contract with the minor recording label “Beluga Heights,” which later became a part of the Warner Music Group. In May 2009, he released his debut single “Whatcha Say,” which peaked at No. 54 on the Billboard Hot 100 that eventually reached No. 1. Following his success, he released his second single, “In My Head,” in the same year in December. It topped the charts in Australia, Poland, and the United Kingdom and peaked within the top ten charts in several other countries. Eventually, in 2010, he released his debut album “Jason Derulo.” The album featured both of the hit singles that he released the previous year.

In 2011, Jason released his next album, Future History. Also, he served as the executive producer of the album, which featured the lead single “Don’t Wanna Go Home.” It reached the top ten in Australia, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. He released his next album, “Tattoos,” in September 2013, a combination of R&B, pop music, and electronic dance music. He became the No. 1 most played male artist on the radio in 2014, with nine songs reaching the Top 10 on the Top 40 chart. The same year, his album “Tattoos,” which was reissued as “Talk Dirty,” debuted at No. 4 on the US Billboard 200 albums chart with 44,000 copies sold in its first week.


Derulo released a new single entitled “Swalla” and Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign in February 2017. The same year, he, along with Pitbull, released the song “Educate Ya” from the former album “Climate Change.” He then released “If I’m Lucky.” He renamed the album “Swalla” to “2Sides.” The following year, he released “Goodbye” as a joint collaboration with David Guetta and also released “Let’s Shut Up & Dance” and “Mamacita” the same year in July and August. In a telephone interview with the Official Charts Company, he revealed his release of a seven-track EP with all brand new songs. He also starred as Rum Tum Tugger in the film “Cats” on December 20, 2019. In addition, he also starred as Isley Brothers frontman Ron Isley in the biographical film “Spinning Gold.” In 2020, he released a song titled “Savage Love,” which went viral on Tiktok.

How is the personal life of Jason Joel?

Derulo was in a relationship with singer Jordin Sparks. The couple dated for three years. They ended their relationship in September 2014.

Currently, he is in a relationship with Jena Frumes with whom he welcomed his first children. This couple named their son Jason King Derulo who was born on May 8, 2021. Likewise, Jena is a fitness model and actress.

Jason Derulo

How many awards does Jason Joel have received?

Jason has contributed a lot to the music industry and has won many awards nominations for his contributions. In 2010, he won Teen Choice Awards for “Choice R&B Track” and “Choice R&B Album.” The following year, he earned two BMI Pop Music Awards for “Songwriter of the Year” and “50 Most Performed Songs of the Year.” Eventually, he got Teen Choice Awards for “Choice Music: Star Male” and Los Premios 40 Principales for “Best International Song” in 2014 and YouTube Music Awards for “50 artists to watch” in 2015. He also won the LOS40 Music Awards for the “Lo + 40 Artist Award” in 2016 and the CMT Music Awards for CMT Performance of the Year in 2017.

How is the social media presence of Jason Joel?

Social media platforms are where audiences feel connected with their favorite celebrities. Jason has an active Instagram account as @jasonderulo with 32.3 million followers and a Twitter account as @jasonderulo with 3.5 million followers. Moreover, he is also on YouTube by his own name and has 29.4 million subscribers.

How is the Net Worth of Jason Joel?

Jason is living a luxurious life. He is a famous singer and songwriter who has earned a lot of money as well as fame. Derulo currently has about $16 million approximately.