Demi Lovato Biography
Demi Lovato is an American singer as well as actress born in Albuquerque, New Mexico on August 20, 1992. Her father is Patrick Martin Lovato who was a musician and an engineer and her mother Dianna De La Garza was a Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader and a former country singer. Demi has an elder sister Dallas who is also an actress and singer and a younger sister Madison who is just 15 years old.
Demi Lovato Career
Demi started her career at a very small age of 10. She regularly appeared on a children’s show called “Barney & Friends”. After her impressive performance on the show, she was starred as a guest in television dramas such as “Prison Break” in 2006 and “Just Jordan” in 2007. At the age of 15, Demi started working in Disney Channel. Her first role in the Channel was in a show called “As the Bell Rings”. Though the show was short, her performance was praised. After the show ended, she was cast in a Disney movie “Camp Rock” where she played the role of Mitchie Torres. During the process of filming the movie, she also started singing. She recorded three songs along with a boy group named “Jonas Brothers” for the movie soundtrack.
In 2006, Demi was cast for another Disney movie called “Princess Protection Program” in Puerto Rico. She worked along with her then good friend Selena Gomez who is also an actress and a singer. In 2008, Demi started pursuing her career in singing by releasing her debut album “Don’t Forget” on 23rd September. The album was a success and was ranked in no. 2 on the Billboard 200. She also went on a tour with Jonas Brothers on their tour to promote her album and performed the opening act. Later in 2009, Demi got her own television show on Disney Channel called “Sonny with a Chance” where she was the star. The show was one of the most popular programs on the channel and increased Demi’s stardom.
In the same year, on 21st July demi released her second album called “Here We Go Again”. The title track from the album was ranked no.15 on the Billboard Hot 100 which was her first single to be on the top 20. She went on the tour with Jonas brothers again but this time she got into a fight with a dancer which made her the headline in the news. Later it was revealed that Demi’s behavior was due to an Eating disorder and self-harm. She was immediately sent for treatment and after recovering completely she released another album named “Unbroken” in 2011. Her song “Skyscraper” from the album was a hit and was listed in the platinum top 10 lists.
In 2012, she was offered to become a judge on the singing show called “The X Factor”. In the show, she worked with Simon Cowell, L.A. Reid, and Britney Spears. In 2013, Demi released another album with her name “Demi” which became a massive hit. She also continued her actin in a frequent role on the show “Glee” which was a musical series. In 2015, Demi released her 5th album “Confident on 16th October. The album sold 98,000 copies in its first week of release. Her song “Cool for the summer” from the album was ranked no.11 on the Billboard Hot 200. The album was later certified gold by the RIAA on July, 2016. At the beginning of 2017, she released a documentary named “Beyond Silence” which was about 3 individuals who suffered from mental illnesses. In July, she released the first song from her next album named “Sorry No Sorry”. On 29th September she released the album and the name for the album was “Tell Me You Love Me”. The album sold 48,000 copies in its first week of release. Recently on 17th November, she released a Spanish song titled “Échame la Culpa” with Luis Fonsi who is famous for his song “Despacito”.
Demi Lovato Relationship
Demi started dating at the age of 15. Her first boyfriend was Jonathan Fryar, an American personality. There is not much information about their relationship but the pair dated very briefly and split up. After splitting up, both of them remained friends. In 2007, Demi started dating American actor Cody Linley. The pair also appeared together in “The Disney Channel Games” in 2008. The pair dated for 7 months and then split up. According to Cody, he was grateful to have a girlfriend like Demi and said that she was very helpful and patient with him.
In, Demi started dating Alex DeLeon who was also an American singer. The two of them first met through a mutual friend and then started talking every day since then. However, the pair dated very briefly and split up after 4 months because of the long distance and their busy schedules. In 2009, Demi briefly dated Trace Cyrus an American singer and is half-brother of Miley Cyrus. The reason for their split was said to be their age difference and busy work schedules.
In 2010, Demi dated her co-star Joe Jonas. According to Demi, she had a huge crush on Joe a year before they started dating. The pair were seen having dinner with each other and Joe was spotted visiting Demi on her set of “Sonny with a Chance”. The couple dated for 4 months and decided to break up. Joe was the one to break up with Demi and he said in an interview that he cared more about their friendship. Both of them remained friends after they split up.
After a couple of months after Demi split up with Joe, she started dating Wilmer Valderrama, an American actor in the month of August. The pair first met when Demi was still in a relationship with Joe and became good friends. Both of them even worked together in March in a PSA campaign shoot and ran off after the shoot to have fun. After Demi broke up with Joe, she leaned on Wilmer in her hard times and stayed beside her during her struggles. After Demi became healthy she was seen with Wilmer having lunches and dinners. The pair kept their relationship private and didn’t share much in public. The pair dated for 5 long years and broke up in the month of June in 2016.
Just a month after their break up, rumors of Demi dating Luke Rockhold, an American UFC superstar, started spreading. The pair were spotted together multiple times and the rumors were confirmed by the TMZ sports. They first met at the Unbreakable gym in Los Angeles when Luke was training there. Both of them got a smiley face tattoo on their pinky, first Luke and after a week Demi got the same tattoo as well. The pair were also seen holding hands outside the Madison Square Garden. Things started to become a little serious but the pair split up after 5 months of dating.
Devi Lovato Net Worth
At the age of 21, Demi was already worth 15 million dollars. In 2017, Demi Lovato’s total net worth is 30 million dollars. Demi owns a house in California, USA. The house consists of a swimming pool, Tennis Court, a Gaming room, a bar, and a Spa and is worth 2.25 million dollars. He also owns a Mercedes Benz worth $150,000, a Sports Range Rover worth $85,000 and an LX400h Lexus. Demi earned 2 million dollars by being a judge on “The X Factor” for a season.