Jesy Nelson is a popular English artist. She rose to fame after appearing in the unscripted TV drama named The X factor. She was very overweight during her youth days and was tormented due to her weight. She was body-shamed during the show also. Her amazing voice and her talent made her win the show. Jesy Nelson’s full name is Jessica Louise Nelson. She was born in the year 1991 on June in Romford in London, England.
Jesy Nelson Family and Education
Jesy Nelson is the daughter of Janice White and John Nelson. She has three siblings, Jade, Joseph, and Jonathan Nelson. Jesy was the victim of bullying during her childhood days. She switched different schools and graduated from Jo Richardson Community School in Dagenham.
Jesy has modeled for many popular brands including DNA, Salute, Get Weird, Glory Days, and a lot more also. She is a singer and has released 18 singles and 4 studio albums. Aside from this, she even tried her hands at acting. She was a part of the BBC One and BBC Three shows. She was also a part of the self-titled show Jesy Nelson Odd One Out. The show gained a lot of popularity and won the “Gold Award” in November 2019.
Jesy Nelson Boyfriend
Jesy has dated Rixton for a while. He is the lead vocalist of a music band. The couple broke up after a few months of dating. Their relationship didn’t work out due to differences with each other. She began dating Jake Roche in 2015. Their relationship didn’t work out and broke up in 2016. She was rumored to be dating George Shelley in the year 2013. Jesy was also linked to Jordan Banjo. Jesy has been linked to many popular faces in the industry. She likes to keep her private life a secret and this is why not many details about her current dating status are known to the public.
Jesy Nelson Net Worth
Jesy Nelson’s estimated net worth is $2.5 million. Her major share of income comes from her music career and her acting career. She is also a successful model and has modeled for many popular brands.
Jesy Nelson Awards and Achievements
On her group’s ‘The Get Weird Tour’ 300 K tickets were sold out in the UK alone. Jesy booked 60 dates in Europe, Asia, and Australia. In 2014, Jesy’s group won the ‘Band of the Year’ Glamour Award. The group also won at the Japan Gold Disc Awards, for the category of ‘Best Three New Artists’ and ‘New Artist of the Year.
In 2015 Jesy brought home the BBC Radio Teen’s ‘Embrace Your Uniqueness Award’. She also won the ‘Cosmopolitan Ultimate Women’s Awards. The girl group also won an award for ‘The Ultimate Girl Group’ at a music award ceremony. Jesy also won the Glamour Award for ‘Artist of the Year’ in 2016. She was nominated in the three categories – ‘Best Group’, ‘Single of the Year’, and ‘Video of the Year’ at the 2017 Brit Awards.