Jessie J is a professional singer and songwriter from England who is known for her unconventional musical and performance style. She started her career in music at the age of 11 with a role in the musical Whistle Down the Wind. Her song ‘Price Tag’ topped the charts of the UK and other nineteen countries. Let’s find out more about Jessie J’s net worth in 2018.
Jessie J Early Life
Jessica Ellen Cornish was born in London, England, on March 27, 1988, to her parents Stephen Cornish and Rose (née Archer).
She went to Mayfield High School in the London Borough of Redbridge. While she was still in school, she attended Colin’s Performing Arts School where she was selected in Whistle Down the Wind, which was a musical by the West End. She later joined the National Youth Music Theatre.
When she was 16, she started studying at the BRIT School and at the age of 17, she joined a group named Soul Deep.
In 2011, while performing on a stage, she suffered a major panic attack. She is dating American singer Luke James.
Jessie J Career, Awards & Achievement
Jessie J started her career as a songwriter after signing the Sony ATV publishing contract. Later she signed with Lava as part of a joint venture with the Universal Republic. Her first debut single was ‘Do It Like a Dude’. The second single ‘Price Tag’ topped the UK singles chart in 2011 and is considered as Jessie J’s most successful music video.
On March 2011, she appeared in the show Saturday Night Live as musical guest.
In 2011, Jessie J released her first album ‘Who You Are’ which charted at number two on the UK albums chart. Her third album was ‘Nobody’s Perfect’ which was only released in the UK. In the same year, she released her song ‘Domino’ which was her first song included in the Top 10 list in the US.
She released her second studio album ‘Alive’ which was a top 5 hit in both Australia and UK. The other songs from the album included ‘Thunder’ and ‘It’s My Party’.
In 2014, Jessie J’s released her third studio album ‘Sweet Talker’ which included the singles ‘Bang Bang’, ‘Masterpiece’ and ‘Burnin’ Up’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2016, Jessie J won the BMI London Music Awards for the song ‘Bang Bang’. She has also won the Billboard Women in Music Award for her song ‘Powerhouse’ in the year 2014. She is also the winner of 2014 Billboard Women in Music Award. She has won six Mobo Awards, three BT Digital Music Awards, Glamour Awards, Urban Music Awards, and one ASCAP Pop Music Awards, Kids’ Choice Awards, MTV Video Play Awards and Stonewall Awards. She was also nominated for the 2015 Grammy Awards in the category ‘Best Pop Duo/Group Performance’.
Net Worth of Jessie J
The estimated net worth of Jessie J is more than $10.5 million. She made this fortune through her various popular and commercially successful studio albums and singles.She has sold more than 3 million studio albums and 20 million singles worldwide. Jessie J’s song ‘Domino’ was the number one single in the 2012 UK singles chart. Her third album ‘Sweet Talker’ reached the top 10 spot on the US Billboard 200 charts.
Jessie J is one of the most renowned singers in the world. She is the first female UK artist to have six top ten singles from a single album. In 2012, she was invited to perform outside the Buckingham Palace at the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert. She also supports various charitable trusts and has appeared on UK charity telethons. She was also the judge and mentor on the television shows ‘The Voice Australia’ and ‘The Voice UK’.