Jacob Whitesides Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 01 Sep, 2017
Facts of Jacob Whitesides
Date of Birth: 1997 , November-11
Age: 24 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Jacob Whitesides
Birth Name Jacob Michael Whitesides
Nick Name Jacob
Mother Becky Whitesides
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Knoxville, Tennessee, U.S.
Ethnicity white
Profession Singer songwriter
Net Worth $700 thousand
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Waist size 30 in
Chest Size 37 in
Shoe Size 11 (US)
Weight in KG 76kg
Girlfriend Bea Miller
Married N/A
Siblings Sierra Whitesides (Sister), Caleb Whitesides (Brother)
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Jacob Whitesides, age 19, is one of the famous American singer and songwriters as well. He is well known for his singing and songwriting career. He obtained popularity upon uploading melodic pop and online cover songs to his YouTube channel as a hobby.

Jacob Whitesides is also a multi-instrumentalist who is perfect to playing guitar, ukulele, drums, and electric lead.

Early life and Education

Jacob Whitesides was born on November 11, 1997, in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. He was raised up by his mother Becky Whitesides and grew up with his younger sister named Sierra Whitesides. He used to play music in his neighborhood. 

Jacob Whitesides became keenly interested in music after he attended a bluegrass festival.

Career and Path

Jacob Whitesides participated in the reality singing competition series The X Factor that was judged by Demi Lovato, Simon Cowell, Britney Spears and L.A. Reid. By his teenage, he started making his appearance in several shows all over the Knoxville and had already garnered a huge online following for his YouTube cover songs.

Jacob Whitesides obtained more national attention after appearing the first cut of The X Factor. He released his first official debut EP, 3 AM, on July 8, 2014, that featuring Plain White T’s, John Legend, Sam Smith, John Mayer and Ed Sheeran. A year later, he released his second EP-A Piece of Me. He also worked as CEO for Bertelsmann Music Group on February 14, 2015.

Moreover, Jacob Whitesides released his third EP Faces on Film on October 23, 2015. He premiered album’s second single Focus along with a music video on July 8, 2016. He has featured in several popular songs like Focus, Heartbeat, Jaded Love and more.

Personal life and Affair

The young singer and songwriter, Jacob Whitesides is unmarried. However, he is known to be in a relationship. Jacob Whitesides and singer Bea Miller started dating in 2015. The couple was best friends for years before they began dating.

At the end of April 2016, the couple celebrated their one year anniversary. However, they spilled in 2016. After their break up, she tweeted a heartbreaking status about loving and losing someone important. She wrote:

Loving someone is so heartbreaking because if you give them your all they make take it with when they leave you behind,” she wrote. He has also six cats who run around his house all the time.

Net Worth and Body Measurement

Jacob Whitesides has an estimated net worth of around $700 thousand. He stands at the height of 6 feet 2 inches and his current weight is 76kg.