Jeremih Felton is a popular American singer. His commercial debut single ‘Birthday Sex’ was a massive success, and it set him in the charts of singers to watch out for. Even his debut album did extremely well, and the success kept on rolling with most of the later albums. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Jeremih Felton in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Jeremih was born on 17th July 1987 in Chicago, and his family has a music background. From the age of three, he started playing various instruments, and it is a self-taught musician of instruments like bass drum, quads, saxophone, piano and likewise. He attended Morgan Park High School where he became a part of Latin jazz band. He was good academically, and he went on to attend Parkland College and the University of Illinois. But he changed from the university to Columbia College Chicago art school to pursue a degree in music.
Jeremih is currently single according to reports. But there were rumors that the singer once hooked up Venezuelan personality Kat Stacks. However, he has a son from his anther relationship. The detail about his son’s mother is not disclosed. He prefers to keep his personal life private. In 2016, he was involved in a controversy when he allegedly performed a stunt double at the Summer’s over Tour of PartyNextDoor.
Career, Awards, & Nomination
Jeremih has been active in his career when he was still a student at the Columbia College Chicago. He teamed up with Mike Schultz and recorded the song “My Ride”. In 2009, he got signed to Def Jam Records and released his eponymous debut studio album. That same year, he received nominations for the American Music Award and MOBO Awards. In 2010, he released his second album called ‘All About You’. He won four Chicago Music Awards and was nominated for the 2010 NAACP Image Award.
His commercially successful album, ‘Late Nights’ was released in 2015. The album fetched him a nomination for the Grammy Awards. He is also the winner of the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards. The singer is all set to release his fourth studio album entitled ‘MihTy’ in August 2018. His first EP, ‘No More’ became available from July 2014. This was followed by ‘Cinco De MihYo’ in 2017. The following year, he came up with ‘The Chocolate Box’.
He has also released many mixtapes like ‘Late Nights with Jeremih’, ‘N.O.M.A. (Not Only My Album)’, ‘Late Nights: Europe’, and ‘Merry Christmas Lil’ Mama’. In addition to this, Jeremih has released many hit singles including, “Birthday Sex”, “Down on Me”, “I Like”, “Imma Star (Everywhere We Are)”, “All the Time”, “Don’t Tell ‘Em”, “Oui”, and “Planez”. He is a very talented singer and has also performed as a featured artist for Lloyd Banks, Fabolous, Game, Rick Ross, 50 Cent, and Chris Brown.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect from a successful singer? You will be surprised to learn that he has a net worth of over $2.5 million only. He has been in the music industry for almost a decade, and he has multiple singles and three albums to his name. However, it is his lavish lifestyle that is the reason for not having a big fat bank balance. He owns multiple luxurious cars and a big mansion.
Jeremih’s next studio album Later That Night is scheduled to be out in 2018. Hopefully, he can increase his net worth exponentially like most of his peers. He is currently on tour with Ty Dolla Sign.