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Nick Jonas

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Famous as :

Singer, songwriter, actor

Birth Name :

Nicholas Jerry Jonas

Birth Date :

September 16, 1992

Birth Place :

Dallas, Texas, USA

Claim to fame :

One of the Jonas Brothers

Biography


Nicholas Jerry Jonas a.k.a. Nick Jonas was born on September 16, 1992. Nick made his songwriting debut in 2002, when a holiday tune he'd co-written with his father found its way onto a Broadway charity album. A contract with Columbia Records followed two years later. He rose to fame as a member of Disney's pop/rock act Jonas Brothers. The band was formed with his equally-famous brothers Kevin Jonas and Joe Jonas. He shared the frontman role with Joe.

Jonas Brothers' journey to success wasn't easy. Their 2006 debut album, "It's About Time", was a commercial flop and Columbia Records dropped the group one year later. They then signed with Hollywood Records in 2007, and they began attracting new fans which mostly were female teenagers as new Disney stars. They appeared on the network's television shows, earned their own series, starred in a made-for-TV movie with Disney starlet Demi Lovato, and sold close to two million copies of their self-titled sophomore album. They replicated that feat one year later with "A Little Bit Longer, and returned in 2009 with Lines, Vines and Trying Times. All of the albums featured heavy contributions from Nick, who not only led the songwriting process but also played a wide variety of instruments, from drums to keyboard to guitar.

Latest News


Nick Jonas Opens Up About Olivia Culpo Split: 'It's Very Tough' but 'I'm Doing OK'

June 26, 2015 06:07:53 GMT

finally spoke publicly about his split from Olivia Culpo. The "Give Love a Try" singer recently sat down for an interview with ET Online originally to talk about his music career and his longtime battle with diabetes, but the host couldn't resist asking him about his heartbreak.
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Olivia Culpo Breaks Silence on Nick Jonas Split: 'I'm Going to Be Okay'

June 22, 2015 04:40:46 GMT

Olivia Culpo has opened up for the first time about breaking up with her boyfriend of two years . The former Miss Universe addressed her "heartbreak" following the split via Instagram on Friday, June 19.
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Nick Jonas Splits From Olivia Culpo After Two Years Together

June 17, 2015 02:51:09 GMT

and her girlfriend Olivia Culpo have reportedly broken up after two years of dating. A source has confirmed the reports, telling E! Online that the split decision was made because the couple was no longer able to endure a long-distance relationship.
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Nick Jonas and Olivia Culpo Spark Split Rumors

June 13, 2015 02:04:42 GMT

sparks Olivia Culpo break-up rumors after the duo were spotted checking into separate hotels while they were in New York City on Thursday, June 11. According to Daily Mail, Nick looked "glum" while having lunch with three friends in West Village while Olivia "smiled brightly" strolling the streets of Manhattan.
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Nick Jonas Tapped to Replace Iggy Azalea at Pittsburgh Pride

June 11, 2015 06:59:53 GMT

The Pittsburgh Pride has found 's replacement in . After learning that the Australian raptress dropped out of the event earlier this week following criticism over homophobic tweets she posted in the past, the former member contacted the organizers and told them he'd love to fill in.
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Nick Jonas' 'Believe' From 'Finding Neverland' Album Released

June 04, 2015 07:08:25 GMT

will be among famous faces appearing on the "Finding Neverland" soundtrack album. The former Disney star has recorded "Believe", which Republic Records finally released online on Wednesday, June 3.
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Nick Jonas and Demi Lovato Announce Joint Label Safehouse Records

May 26, 2015 21:19:20 GMT

and form a new label. They announce Safehouse Records with music executive Phil McIntyre, partnering with Nick's current label, Island Records, and Demi's, Hollywood Records. Nick's 2014 self-titled album is the label's first release. It will be followed next by Demi's new record.
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Sage the Gemini and Nick Jonas Premiere Tropical 'Good Thing' Music Video

May 22, 2015 03:02:08 GMT

and take viewers to a tropical paradise in the official music video for their collaboration, "Good Thing". Debuted on Wednesday, May 21, the Hannah Lux Davis-directed clip sees the two dudes in a lush, exotic backdrop as they party with a bunch of scantily-clad ladies. When he's not too busy getting cozy with the girls, Jonas also shows off his fancy footwork.
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Nick Jonas Announces 'Live In Concert' Tour and Its Full Dates

May 18, 2015 13:06:39 GMT

is about to hit the road. In the wake of his performance of "Jealous" at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May 17, he announced plans to headline a tour dubbed “Live In Concert”.
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Nick Jonas Talks About Losing Virginity, Says His First Time Was Bad

April 29, 2015 08:41:38 GMT

wants everyone to know that he is really a grown man. After posing in his underwear last year, now he opens up about how he lost his virginity in the May Issue of Elle magazine.
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ACM Award 2015: Christina Aguilera and Nick Jonas Among Performers

April 20, 2015 06:20:26 GMT

Country-turned-pop superstar wasn't the only one who made an unlikely appearance at the 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. Pop singers and were also spotted among country music's big names at the Sunday night, April 19 event as they were set to perform.
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Videos: Nick Jonas Covers 'King', Plays Surprise Performances in London

April 11, 2015 02:42:17 GMT

stopped by BBC Radio 1's "Live Lounge" while he promoted his self-titled album in London. During his visit on Friday, April 10, he complied with the show's rule that guests must cover a contemporary song from another artist, and decided to do a beautiful rendition of "King" by the British electronica trio .
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Nick Jonas Throws a Party in Colorful Brand New Music Video for 'Chains'

April 01, 2015 06:50:34 GMT

After picking "Chains" as the next single off his current album, gives the song another music video treatment. The new visuals, arriving online on Tuesday, March 31, was shot at the famed Wynwood Walls in Miami by directors Black Coffee and artist Peter Tunney.
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Kids' Choice Awards 2015: Music Winners Include One Direction and Nick Jonas

March 29, 2015 17:40:27 GMT

and were among the champions in music category at the Kids' Choice Awards over the weekend. The British boyband who just lost one of their members, , won Favorite Group. Unfortunately, the boys were absent from the event.
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Nick Jonas Surprises Fans With Booze Deliveries

March 28, 2015 21:10:28 GMT

treated some of his fans in Los Angeles to pleasant surprises. The former served as a delivery boy on March 28 for customers who ordered alcohol via Saucey app where he was one of the investors.
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Nick Jonas 'Totally' Understands Zayn Malik' Decision to Exit One Direction

March 27, 2015 03:35:52 GMT

showed support for after the British hunk announced his departure from . Nick, who was a part of another popular boyband that disbanded in 2013, said in a new interview with ET that he could relate to Zayn.
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Nick Jonas, Iggy Azalea and 5SOS Tapped to Perform at 2015 Kids' Choice Awards

March 06, 2015 06:15:55 GMT

will also perform at the 2015 Kids' Choice Awards. Nickelodeon revealed on Thursday, March 5 that the former member, who's been announced as the host of the upcoming event, would be among the stars taking the stage at the Forum in Los Angeles later this month. Other performers will include and .
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Nick Jonas Teams Up With Jhene Aiko for Remix of 'Chains'

March 02, 2015 03:12:42 GMT

has enlisted help from for the official remix of his new single "Chains". The new version of the track from the former member's 2014 self-titled solo album then surfaced online over the weekend.
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Full List of Nominees for the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards Includes Ariana Grande, One Direction

February 28, 2015 05:29:10 GMT

Nominations for this year's Radio Disney Music Awards have been announced. Famous names in Hollywood music industry, including the likes of , , , , and , were among top nominees announced in a televised special "Disney Channel Presents the 2015 RDMA Nomination Special" aired on Friday, February 27 on Disney Channel.
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Nick Jonas Is Ready to Get Slimmed as the Host of 2015 Kids' Choice Awards

February 12, 2015 07:54:40 GMT

is officially set to host the 2015 Kids' Choice Awards. The 22-year-old singer-songwriter announced the news on Instagram on Wednesday night, February 11 by posting a video of him saying, "I'm hosting the Kids' Choice Awards."
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Report: Nick Jonas Might Host the 2015 Kids' Choice Awards

February 11, 2015 06:04:57 GMT

Talks have been heating up that might be taking on the hosting duty at the upcoming Kids' Choice Awards. Rumors on the matter began to heavily swirl on the internet after the 22-year-old singer posted on his Instagram a video of him singing the theme song to Nickelodeon. He captioned the video with "3.28.15," which is the date of this year's awards show.
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Taylor Swift, Stevie Wonder, Nick Jonas Among 2015 Grammys Lineup of Presenters

February 07, 2015 01:17:04 GMT

In anticipation of this year annual Grammy Awards, which will take place this coming Sunday, February 8, dozens of stars have been announced as award presenters. Among the famous names confirmed were , , and .
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Nick Jonas Raps 'Baby's Got Back', Sings Iggy Azalea's 'Fancy'

February 04, 2015 07:54:15 GMT

showed off his rapping skills when he recently visited U.K. radio station Capital FM. Participating in a game called "Instaoke," the former member was asked to rap/sing 15-second clips of three popular hip-hop songs including Sir Mix-a-Lot's classic "Baby Got Back".
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Nick Jonas Boards Ryan Murphy's 'Scream Queens', David Tennant Joins Netflix's 'Jessica Jones'

January 27, 2015 05:16:58 GMT

and have landed new acting gigs on different projects. The former is cast in a recurring role for FOX's upcoming horror-comedy anthology series "", while the latter lands a villainous role on "Marvel's A.K.A. Jessica Jones" which is in development at Netflix.
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'The Voice' Taps Nick Jonas and Meghan Trainor as Mentors for Season 8

January 22, 2015 04:32:59 GMT

"" has allegedly selected celebrity mentors for its upcoming season 8. Young stars , and as well as veteran artist have been booked to assist the show's coaches during the battle round stage, Us Weekly reports.
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B.o.B Releases Remix to Nick Jonas' 'Jealous'

January 17, 2015 04:51:56 GMT

has given ' hit single "Jealous" the remix treatment. Premiering on Friday, January 16, the new version finds the rapper giving the pop/R&B tune some hip-hop flavor by adding some brand new verses.
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Video: Nick Jonas Covers 'I'll Be Home for Christmas' During a Walk in a Park

December 26, 2014 04:13:34 GMT

wished his fans a Merry Christmas with his soulful rendition of "I'll Be Home for Christmas". The singer recently posted on Facebook a video of him singing an a capella version of the Bing Crosby holiday classic while hitting a park in New York City.
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Video: Nick Jonas Performs 'Jealous' on Big Piano at FAO Schwarz

December 19, 2014 07:46:33 GMT

surprised fans at FAO Schwarz when he recently visited the famed toy store in New York City. The 22-year-old heartthrob paid homage to by performing his single "Jealous" on the iconic big piano from the movie "Big".
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Videos: Nick Jonas, Meghan Trainor Among Performers at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

November 28, 2014 02:28:26 GMT

Numerous A-list stars joined the 88th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, November 27. , and were among those musicians who performed for millions of people braving the cold on the New York City streets.
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Video: Nick Jonas and Meghan Trainor Perform on 'DWTS' Finale

November 26, 2014 04:54:50 GMT

performed on the season finale of "" on Tuesday night, November 25. Looking dapper in a black suit and a black tie, the former Disney star excited the crowd standing outside the building with a sexy rendition of his hit single "Jealous".
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