Jason Derulo

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Jason Derulo
african-american man looking to the left with a slight smile
Jason Derulo 2018
Born
Jason Joel Desrouleaux

(1989-09-21) September 21, 1989 (age 32)
Miramar, Florida, United States
Occupation
Partner(s)Jena Frumes (2020–21)
Children1
Musical career
Genres
Labels
Websitejasonderulo.com

Jason Joel Desrouleaux,[1] known publicly by the spelling Derulo (formerly Derülo;[2] born September 21, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer, and content creator. He is part of the band Frou Frou with Imogen Heap. They sang the song "Whatcha Say", which samples Heap's song "Hide and Seek". "Whatcha Say" became Derulo's first US number-one and was double platinum. Other singles include "The Other Side", "In My Head", "Want to Want Me", and "Ridin' Solo".

In 2013, Derulo released the album Tattoos, known as Talk Dirty for the US version.[3] The single "Talk Dirty" reached number three in the US and topped charts in the UK. The song "Wiggle" was also released from the album.

Derulo has become known in recent years for his videos posted to the social media app TikTok. His song "Savage Love (Laxed - Siren Beat)",[4] which was a collaboration with Jawsh 685, became his second US number-one single in 2020 after remixes of the song were released with South Korean K-pop boy band BTS.[5]

Personal life[change | change source]

Derulo has been in a relationship with influencer Jena Frumes since March 2020.[6] They announced their separation in September 2021.[6]

On May 8, 2021, Derulo and Frumes welcomed their first child, a son named Jason King Derulo.[7]

Albums[change | change source]

Studio albums[8][change | change source]

Year Album
2010 Jason Derülo
2011 Future History
2013 Tattoos
2014 Talk Dirty
2015 Everything Is 4

Compilation albums[8][change | change source]

Year Album
2016 Platinum Hits

Remix albums[8][change | change source]

Year Album
2011 Reloaded

References[change | change source]

  1. "Jason Joel Desrouleaux - About this person". New York Times. 10 September 2010. Archived from the original on 10 September 2010. Retrieved 16 July 2010.
  2. D'Addario, Daniel. "Jason Derulo: Meghan Trainor 'Insisted' on Singing My Name". Time. Time.com. Retrieved 12 January 2021.{{cite magazine}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. "Talk Dirty by Jason Derulo". Genius. Retrieved 2021-10-21.
  4. Savage Love (Laxed - Siren Beat) - Single by Jawsh 685 x Jason Derulo, 2020-06-10, retrieved 2021-10-21
  5. "Jawsh 685, Jason Derulo & BTS' 'Savage Love' Soars to No. 1 on Billboard Hot 100". Billboard. Retrieved 2021-10-21.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Rendon, Christine (2021-10-19). "Jason Derulo and ex Jena Frumes put on a united front for lunch". Mail Online. Retrieved 2021-10-21.
  7. "Influencer Jena Frumes Fires Back at Body Shamers After Welcoming Baby With Jason Derulo". E! Online. 2021-05-21. Retrieved 2021-10-21.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 "Spotify - Jason Derulo - Discography". Spotify. Retrieved 21 October 2021.