Last updated on January 11th, 2019 at 11:37 am
Jacob Sartorius is an American singer and internet personality who got in fame after posting videos in Musical.ly. Now he has released a number of singles and goes on tour. So let’s know about this young star, his bio, career, girlfriend and net worth.
Jacob Sartorius Bio
Jacob Sartorius (full name: Rolf Jacob Sartorius) was born on October 2, 2002, in Oklahoma, United States. He was an adopted child and any information about his parents are unavailable. Jacob said,”Luckily for me, I was blessed to be able to be adopted by two of the most loving parents in the world – my mom and my dad.” Jacob also has an elder sister, Calorine.
Jacob Sartorius was adopted by his current parents and he moved to Virgina along with his adopted parnets. So he was raised in Restion, Virginia by his adoptive parents.
Jacob Sartorius Height, Weight and Age
Jacob Sartorius has achieved a lot at a vert young age of 15. He is very popular among teen girls with his cute face and charming manners. Jacob has an impressive height of 1.73m (he is growing) and he weighs around 50 kg.
Jacob Sartorius and Musical.ly
Jacob Sartorius started to act in musicals since he was 7. He found his love for performing and he did it. But this caused people to bully him. Still, Jacob didn’t give up and in 2014, he uploaded his first video on Vine, when he was only 11. This video was all about anti-bullying and in a very short it went viral and made him famous in social media. Then he became regular on Vine, where he posted several videos, this made him increase his popularity even more.
Jacob Sartorius found his fame when he joined Musical.ly. Musical.ly is a lip-syncing app, where a user can make a video from 15 seconds to 1 minute. His video on Musical.ly became very popular and made him one of the top star of the app with over 14 million followers.
But the fame cost Jacob to switch the schools. He admitted that he had to change schools fro three times in 2015 because he was verbally attacked, pushed, and teased by classmates. Also, social media gave him an escape from bullying, to which Jacob said,”Before Musical.ly, I wasn’t the most outgoing. The app helped me goof off. It’s like no one is watching besides the camerJas.”
Jacob Sartorius Singing and Tours
After gaining the immense popularity in social media, Jacob focused on the career as a singer and signed to an independent record label. He released his debut single Sweatshirt on May 3, 2016, through T3 Music Group. The song went upto number 90 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and at number 81 on the Canadian Hot 100 It’s music video was released on June 7, 2016. The video got over 2 million dislikes on YouTube. Jacob also performed the song for the first time during a tour in Baltimore on May 7. The tour was Magcon tour, where fans and met and interact the internet personalities and where they can see them perform. Buiness Insider even predicted that Jacob Sartorius “could be the next Justin Bieber“.
Jacob released another two singles after the tour, Hit or Miss and All My Friends. Hit or Miss became a success and it went on number 72 in US Billboard Hot 100 and it is highest charting song of Jacob to date. He also went on All My Friends Tours where he performed in 6 different cities. After the three months of the tour, Jacob announed another tour, The Last Text World Tour where he performed at seven different countries in 2017. The tour was in support of his coming extended plaay, The Last Text, which was released on January 20, 2017. His next extended play was Left Me Hangin, which was released on October 7, 2017.
Jacob Sartorius also released on a Christmas song on December 1, 2017 titled Cozy. It was also his first ever christmas song.
Jacob Sartorius Awards and nominations
In 2016, Jacob got nomination for Choice Muser in Teen Choice Awards. Then in 2017 he was nominated iHeart Radio Music Awards, Favorite Viral Music Artist in Kids’ Choice Awards, Favorite Social Media Star in Radio Disney Music Awards, Muser of the Year in Shorty Awards and Choicer Muser in Teen Choice Awards. Jacob has been nominated in all the awards and had no luck on winning them, but as he is just at the start of his career, let’s hope he will win them in coming days.
Jacob Sartorius Girlfriends
Jacob Sartorius was dating Milly Bobby Brown, a British actress, and model who rose to fame from series Stranger Things. But talking about recent news, Jacob has been found to be cheating on Milly and she has deleted all the photos of her and Jacob together from Instagram. Jacob allegedly asked a girl to send her nudes on Snapchat.
Before dating Milly, Jacob has dated quite a number of girls, they are, Jenna Oretag, Maddie Ziegler, Jordyn Jones, Baby Ariel and Luna Blaise.
Jacob Sartorius and Milly Bobby Brown
Jacob Sartorius Net worth
Jacob Sartorius 2018 net worth is $1 million.
At just 15, Jacob has achieved a lot. He has released two extended play, several singles and has gone on to many tours like North America, Australia, and Europe and did many shows. Also, Jacob has a very successful going on Musical.ly and YouTube. His EP’s and single were also successful and even climbed up to the chart in countries like United States, Canada, and others.
Although many details about his house are not available, Jacob lives in Virginia.