Full Name: Joseph Adam Jonas
Birthdate: August 15, 1989
Hometown: Casa Grande, Arizona, USA
Occupation: Singer, Actor
Joe Jonas is an American singer and actor who became famous for the boy band Jonas Brother along his brothers Kevin and Nick. He was born on August 15, 1989, in Casa Grande, Arizona. His father Paul Kevin Jonas is a musician, songwriter and former ordained minister at the Assemblies of God church and his mother Denise is a former singer and sign language teacher. He is the middle child in the family. He has an older brother named Kevin Jonas and two younger brothers named Nick Jonas and Frankie Jonas.
Jones was raised in a Christian family so he is very religious himself. He said once “I believe in God, and that’s a personal relationship that I have, but I’m not religious in any way.” Everyone in his family was in the field of music, so naturally, Joe was also interested in music. His brother Nick was later signed by the Columbia records and seeing his brother having so much fun being a musician, he too wanted to become like him. So, he got inspired by his brother and decided to follow his footsteps.
Career and Net Worth
Joe Jonas started his career at a very young age of 12. He first appeared in the Baz Luhrmann’s Broadway production of Giacomo Puccini’s opera ‘La Bohème’. After 3 years, Joe joined his brothers Nick and Kevin and recorded their first song together titled “Please Be Mine”. After the song was released, the Steve Greenberg, the president of Columbia Records heard the song and was very impressed with the boy. He immediately signed them and gave them the name “Jonas Brother”. Initially, the named selected for them was “Sons of Jonas” but was later changed as it seemed a bit long.
The group started working for their debut album in 2005. During the time, they also toured alongside artists including Jump5, Kelly Clarkson, Jesse McCartney, the Backstreet Boys, and The Click Five. At the end of the year, the band released their first single “Mandy” from the debut album. On August 8, 2006, the band released their debut album “It’s About Time”. However, the album was no much of a success and sold just 50,000 copies. Due to this, the label lost interest in promoting the band and in 2007 it was announced that the band has been dropped by the label.
Later, the band was signed by the Hollywood Records and they started working on their next studio album. This album was self-titled and was released on August 7, 2007. The album was a success and reached the top five in the US Billboard 200 charts. In the same year, Joe along with his brothers made their acting debut on the Disney series “Hannah Montana” in which they performed the song “We Got the Party” with the lead actress Miley Cyrus. Later, the episode became the most watched series telecast ever in the basic cable.
In 2008, the Jonas Brothers got their own Disney series titled “Jonas Brothers: Living the Dream”. In the same year, Joe along with his brothers made their debut in a movie with the Disney movie “Camp Rock” alongside Demi Lovato. For the movie, Joe also recorded a duet with Demi titled “This Is Me” which reached the top ten on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song was the first song Joe did outside the brother band. Also in the year, the Jonas Brothers released their next album titled “A Little Bit Longer” and debuted in number one on the Billboard 200 chart. The following year, the boys starred in a biopic titled “Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience.
In 2011, it was announced that Joe Jonas was planning on releasing a solo album. On June 3, 2011, he released his first single “See No More” from his solo album. On October 11, 2011, the solo album was released with the title “Fastlife”. The album reached number 15 on the US Billboards 200 charts. On May 2, 2012, it was confirmed that Joe Jonas had parted away from Jonas Brother and Hollywood Records.
After officially parting from the Jonas Brothers in 2013, Joe decided to form his own band with Jack Lawless and JinHoo Lee. Later, Cole Whittle the member of the rock band Semi Precious Weapon also joined the band and the band was named as “DNCE”. In 2015, the band released their debut single titled “Cake By the Ocean” which was a huge success.
According to the Celebrity net worth, Joe Jonas’ total net worth is estimated to be 18 million dollars. Joe owns a number of luxury cars including the Audi R8 Spyder, the Mercedes G500, the Fisker Karma, and the Aston Martin.
Back in 2005, Joe Jonas briefly dated his best friend Mandy VanDuyne. Mandy was very close to Joe and his whole family. Joe also wrote the songs “Mandy” and “Underdog” for her. She also appeared in one of the music videos of Jonas Brothers named “I Wanna Be Like You”. However, the two decided to end thing and just remain friends. In a recent interview, Mandy said “Most high school relationships end disastrously, but ours didn’t. We both realized that as much as we loved each other, we were better off as friends. I was in high school and he was touring and his career was just starting to take off, he needed a friend more than a girlfriend.”
Then, Joe started dating the American actress AJ Michalka. The two first met at a Christmas Tour in 2005. According to AJ, Joe was his first kiss. The two dated for almost year and then split. However, in 2012, AJ posted a picture of the two hanging out which meant that the two were still good friends. In 2006, Joe started to date the American model Amelia Than-Aye. According to sources, they were first introduced by Joe’s ex-girlfriend Mandy and started chatting at before meeting. Later, the two were spotted on dinner dates and were close to each other. However, the two split up after dating for about a year but remained friends.
The following year, Joe started dating the American singer Taylor Swift. In an interview at the time, when asked about their relationship, Taylor said “For me, in dealing with things that people write, I try not to let it affect my life… He’s an amazing guy, and anyone would be lucky to be dating him.” However, later Joe dumped Taylor for his video co-star Camilla Belle. Later, Taylor dedicated the song “Better Than Revenge” to him from her album “Speak Now”. However, in 2015, the two became friends again, when Joe started dating he friend Gigi Hadid and remained friends even after his and Gigi’s break up.
In 2008, Joe started dating Camila Belle who is an American Actress. The two first met on the set of the music video of “Lovebug”. The two dated for almost a year and then split up. Then in 2010, Joe started dating the American singer and actor Demi Lovato. They actually met in 2008 in an audition for a Disney series. Later, the two worked together on the set of “Camp Rock” Demi also admitted and she had a crush on Joe before they dated. Later, the two dated for just 4 months and spilt up saying that their friendship was more important for them.
After the two separated, Joe started dating the American actress Ashley Greene. The two dated for about a year and then split up. Joe also admitted he gave his virginity to her. Later, in 2012 Joe started dating Blanda Eggenschwiler who is a Swiss Model. The two were seen multiple times in dates and they also attended multiple red carpets together. However, the two split up after dating for about two years. In 2015, Joe dated the American model for Gigi Hadid for 5 months.
In 2016, Joe started dating the “Game of Thrones” star, Sophie Turner. The two dated for about a year and got engaged on October 15th, 2017. The two are currently very happy with each other. However, the wedding dates have not been confirmed. The two are seen in multiple events enjoying their time together. The pair has also attended multiple red carpets together.