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Who is Jesy Nelson?

Jesy Nelson (born 14 June 1991) is an English singer who rose to prominence as a member of the British girl group Little Mix. They became the first group to win the British version of The X Factor and would go on to become one of the best-selling girl groups of all time.

Jesy Nelson Biography, Wiki

Jesy Nelson was born on the 14th of June 1991, in Romford, London, England, United Kingdom. She’s currently 30 years old.

The English singer Jesy Nelson came into the limelight when she appeared on the eighth season of “The X Factor”, and eventually formed an all-girl band called “Little Mix” along with Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Jade Thirlwall. After winning the competition, the band came out with many chart-topping albums one after another.

The band has released several albums over the years and as a member of the band, Jesy has contributed immensely to the band. Being a victim of bullying since her school days for tad overweight, she even faced body-shaming during the show, however, she knocked off them with her powerful voice and chart-busting numbers.

Jesy Nelson Biography
Jesy Nelson
Real NameJessica Louise Nelson
Nick Name Jesy 
Full NameJessica Louise Nelson
Profession Singer
ZodiacVirgo
EthnicityNot Known
Marital StatusNot Available
Boyfriend NameHarry James
 Physical Status 
Age30 Years Old
Height (Approx.)5 feet 4 inches 
Weight (Approx.)64 kg
Measurement (Approx.)Not Known
Eye ColourNot Known
Hair ColourNot Known
Personal Information
Date of Birth 14 June 1991
Birth PlaceRomford, East London, United Kingdom
Current CityNot Known
ReligionChristian
NationalityBritish
School NameJo Richardson Community School
College NameAbbs Cross Academy and Arts College in Hornchurch, London
QualificationGraduate
Family Background
Father NameJohn Nelson
Mother NameJanice White
Siblings NameNot Known
Career
Source Of IncomeNot Known
Net Worth$3 million (approx)

Jesy Nelson Physical Stats

Jesy Nelson Physical Stats
Jesy Nelson Physical Stats
HeightFeet – 5 feet 4 inches
Centimeters – 163 cm
Meters – 1.63 m
WeightKilograms – 64 kg
Pounds – 141 lbs
Body BuildAverage
Body Measurements35-28-36
Eye ColorGreen
Hair ColorBrunette
SexualityStraight
Shoe Size8 (US)
Dress Size10 (US)
Distinctive FeaturesVoluptuous Figure

Jesy Nelson Family and Education

Jesy Nelson is the daughter of Janice White and John Nelson. She has three siblings, Jade, Joseph, and Jonathan Nelson.

Due to bullying, she had to switch to different schools and graduated from Jo Richardson Community School in Dagenham. She also attended Arts College and Abbs Cross Academy. She, then, enrolled at the Sylvia Young and Yvonne Rhodes theatre school, from where she studied theatre.

Jesy Nelson Career

Jesy auditioned as a soloist for the eighth season of the UK adaptation of ‘The X Factor’ in 2011. However, she couldn’t clear the “bootcamp” round, but was assured a second chance with the group ‘Faux Pas’.Though all four members of ‘Faux Pas’ couldn’t make it to the next round.

She managed to seal her spot on the show in a newly formed group called ‘Rhythmix’, consisting of two members from ‘Faux Pas’ and two from ‘Orion’.The four-member girl group – Jesy, Jade, Perrie, and Leigh-Anne – went on to the live shows under the guidance and training of coach ‘Tulisa Contostavlos’.

The group became famous instantly, with judges pointing out about the potential they possessed and calling them the future band. But during their run on the show, they changed their group name owing to a clash with a children’s music charity group. That is how the name ‘Little Mix’ came about.

Jesy delivered beautiful numbers alongside her group members, showcasing spectacular skill in vocal range, often setting the stage for her group by beginning the performance.

Her soulful voice in ‘If I Were A Boy’ on the show, propelled the judges to deem the group “dynamic” with variation in voice textures and ranges. The group had it all to win the reality show and so they did.’Little Mix’ became the first-ever group to win ‘The X Factor’. They performed a cover of Damien Rice’s ‘Cannonball’ and within days, Jesy’s first official cover single topped the ‘UK Singles Chart’.

Jesy Nelson ft. Nicki Minaj “Boyz”

Jesy Nelson Love Life

She dated musician Harry James for over 16 months, ending in November 2018. Post her break up with Harry, she began a relationship with Love Island contestant Chris Hughes in January 2019. The couple called it quits the next year shortly after their first year anniversary. she’s now in a relationship with actor Sean Sagar.

Jesy dated Rixton lead singer, Jake Roche with whom she got engaged on July 19, 2015. However, their relationship didn’t long last and ended in November 2016.

Previously, she was in a relationship with English singer George Shelley in 2013 and English dancer, Jordan Banjo from 2012 to 2014.

Jesy Nelson Net Worth

Her net worth is estimated to be $3 million US dollars as of 2021.

Jesy Nelson Awards and Achievements

On her group’s ‘The Get Weird Tour’ she grossed millions, and over 300 K tickets were sold out in UK alone. For the tour she was booked for 60 dates in Europe, Asia and Australia.

In 2014, her group won the ‘Band of the Year’ Glamour Award, and at the Japan Gold Disc Awards, she won an award in the category of ‘Best Three New Artists’ and ‘New Artist of the Year’.

In 2015, she brought home the BBC Radio Teen’s ‘Embrace Your Uniqueness Award’. At the ‘Cosmopolitan Ultimate Women’s Awards’, the girl band won the award for ‘The Ultimate Girl Group’.She also won the Glamour Award for ‘Artist of the Year’ in 2016 and was nominated in three categories – ‘Best Group’, ‘Single of the Year’, and ‘Video of the Year’ at the 2017 Brit Awards.

Jesy Nelson Major Works

Her song ‘How Ya Doin?’ stabilized her spot in the UK’s top 20 Hit songs for the fifth time in a row. The song sold over 120K copies only in the UK and was featured on all music charts around the globe.

Her third album’s first single ‘Black Magic’ stayed at the number one spot in the UK singles chart for more than three weeks. This was also the group’s first song to rank on the US Billboard Hot 100.

Her third album received double platinum and sold around 600 K copies, and mounted to number fifteen on the US Billboard 200, and is her bestselling album until now.

Jesy Nelson FAQ’s

Who is Jesy Nelson?

Jesy Nelson (born 14 June 1991) is an English singer who rose to prominence as a member of the British girl group Little Mix. They became the first group to win the British version of The X Factor and would go on to become one of the best-selling girl groups of all time.

What is Jesy Nelson’s net worth?

Her net worth is estimated to be $3 million US dollars as of 2021.

Who are Jesy Nelson’s parents?

Jesy Nelson is the daughter of Janice White and John Nelson. She has three siblings, Jade, Joseph, and Jonathan Nelson.

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