Jesse & Joy

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Jesse & Joy
Jesse & Joy by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Jesse (left) and Joy (right) in 2017
Background information
OriginMexico City, Mexico
GenresPop rock, Latin pop, folk
Occupation(s)Singers, songwriters, multi-instrumentalists
Years active2005–present
LabelsWarner Music Latina
Websitejesseyjoy.com
MembersJesse Eduardo Huerta Uecke
(1982-12-31) December 31, 1982 (age 38)
Tirzah Joy Huerta Uecke
(1986-06-20) June 20, 1986 (age 34)

Jesse & Joy (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈɟʝesi i ˈʝoi]) is a Mexican pop duo formed in 2005 by brother and sister Jesse (born December 31, 1982, as Jesse Eduardo Huerta Uecke[1]) and Joy (born June 20, 1986,[2] as Tirzah Joy Huerta Uecke[3]), in Mexico City. The duo have released four studio albums, one live album and one EP on Warner Music Latin. They have won a Best Latin Album Grammy Award and six Latin Grammy Awards in many categories.

In 2019, Joy gave birth to her daughter Noah and came out as a lesbian. She is married to her wife Diana Atri.[4][5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Biografía de Jesse" (in Spanish). Sociedad de Autores y Compositores de México. Archived from the original on December 25, 2013. Retrieved February 13, 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Biografía de Joy" (in Spanish). Sociedad de Autores y Compositores de México. Archived from the original on March 8, 2014. Retrieved February 13, 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Huerta Uecke, Tirzah Joy". Trademarkia.com. Trademarkia, Inc. Retrieved February 13, 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. Hansen, Lena (30 May 2019). "Singer Joy Huerta Celebrates the Birth of Her Baby Daughter With Sweet Instagram Post". People en Español. Retrieved 3 December 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. Hansen, Lena (15 October 2019). "Joy Huerta Talks About Standing Up for the LGBTQ Community". People en Español. Retrieved 3 December 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)