In this article you will have the opportunity to read about an American singer Jhené Aiko who became famous by appearing in music videos of B2K group.
Her music career has developed slowly, but today she is very popular not only in the U.S., but also everywhere.
Below in this article you are going to find out all about her career and also many things from her private life that has been very exciting.
You will also get to know the net worth of Jhené Aiko, as well as the most important things from her biography.
We will tell you how you can find her on social networks and we are sure that this article is going to be very interesting to you.
But, first of all, we will see something about the early years of Jhené Aiko. In the following chapter you will see where she was born and who the members of her family are.
Also, we will tell you something about her education and about her first steps related to music.
Full name of Jhené Aiko is Jhené Aiko Efuru Chilombo. She was born on March 16, 1988 in Los Angeles, California. However, she spent her childhood in Ladera Heights, California. The name of her father is Karamo Chilombo, while her mother’s name is Christina Yamamoto.
Her father is known as a very successful pediatrician. It is interesting to know that the father of Jhené Aiko has Native American, Jewish and German ancestry, while her mother has Dominican, Spanish and also Japanese ancestry. If we take it into account, we can say that the ethnicity of Jhené Aiko is mixed, so she is a multiracial singer.
However, the parents of Jhené Aiko divorced when she was just a child. We have to mention the siblings of Jhené Aiko as well. She has two sisters – Mila J and Miyoko and two brothers – Jahi and Miyagi. Unfortunately, her brother Miyagi was suffering from cancer and he died in 2012. However, we have to mention the paternal half-siblings of Jhené Aiko as well. Those are Kareena, Marcia and Dio.
When it comes to the education of Jhené Aiko, we have to say that she was taught at her home. Her parents decided that she has home education because it will not distract her from music career. In her childhood and also in her teenage years Jhené Aiko showed an interest for singing and she decided to take vocal lessons.
However, she had to quit her vocal lessons because of her unexpected pregnancy. At that time she was only 20 years old. She gave birth to her daughter whose name is Namiko Love Browner. It is also important to mention that Jhené Aiko was baptized at the age of 16.
Below in this article you will see development of her career and you will see some of the most important moments of her career.
When we talk about the career of Jhené Aiko, it is important to say that she started her career by appearing in a couple of music videos of the group B2K. This group is actually a boy band and the music that they produce is R&B music. Public was delighted with a beautiful appearance of Jhené Aiko, so she has also appeared in many other videos and clips. But, very soon Jhené Aiko became an independent singer as well.
In the year 2003 Jhené Aiko had a plan to release her first album under the name My Name Is Jhené, but the truth is that this album was never released. After that Jhené Aiko decided to dedicate her time to education and to give up from music career.
In 2011 Jhené Aiko returned to her music career and her first mixtape was released under the name Sailing Soul(s). The year 2013 was very important for the career of Jhené Aiko because in this year she appeared in the single of Big Sean called Beware. We have also to mention her extended play Sail Out that was released at the end of 2013 in collaboration with record label ARTium. The singles that supported this extended play were Bed Peace, 3:16 AM and The Worst.
Another important moment of the career of Jhené Aiko is her debut album Souled Out that was released in September 2014. Also, in September three years later (2017) the second studio album of Jhené Aiko was released and its name was Trip.
However, the most popular song of Jhené Aiko is The Worst and it won a BET award in the year 2015. Also, this song got a nomination for Grammy awards. We have also to mention that during her career Jhené Aiko has collaborated with many celebrities, such as Kanye West, Gucci Mane and Drake.
Apart from The Worst, some of the most popular singles of Jhené Aiko are To Love & Die, Spotless Mind, The Pressure, Maniac, While We’re Young, Hello Ego, etc.
Now you are going to see a couple of the most important facts related to her personal life.
We have told you already who the members of Jhené Aiko’s family are and now you will see something about her love life. It is not a secret that she was in a relationship with O’Ryan, who is a famous R&B singer in the U.S.
They were together from the year 2005 until the year 2008 and then they broke up. It is interesting to know that O’Ryan is the father of her daughter and we have already told you that Jhené Aiko became a mother when she was only 20. Jhené Aiko and O’Ryan got a daughter in November 2008 and her name is Namiko Love Browner.
It is interesting to know that Jhené Aiko was married as well, but this marriage didn’t last for too long – only a couple of months.
Actually, she married to Oladipo Omishore, whose stage name is Dot da Genius. They married in March 2016 and divorced in August of the same year.
At the end of the year 2016 Jhené Aiko started a relationship with Big Sean and they both confirmed that on Instagram. They broke up in December 2018, so the latest news say that today Jhené Aiko is probably single.
Another important fact related to the personal life of Jhené Aiko is that her brother died from cancer. It was in the year 2012. But, before he died she recorded a song dedicated to him under the name For My Brother. It is also important to know that one of her sisters is Mila J, who is a popular singer nowadays. She is also a popular dancer, rapper and songwriter.
There were also other bad things in the life of Jhené Aiko. She suffered a car accident in summer 2013 and the worst thing was that her daughter was with her at the moment of the accident, as well as O’Ryan and the sister of Jhené Aiko called Miyoko. Fortunately, nobody was seriously harmed in that accident.
When we are talking about the private life of Jhené Aiko we have also to mention that she is a vegan. It is interesting to know that she posed without clothes in a campaign of PETA called Drop the Fur.
Full name: Jhené Aiko Efuru Chilombo
Nickname: Jhené, NeNe
Date of Birth: March 16, 1988
Birth place: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Education: She had a home education.
Occupation: Singer, songwriter
Personal Life and Family
Father: Karamo Chilombo
Mother: Christina Yamamoto
Siblings: Sisters Miyoko and Mila J, brothers Jahi and Miyagi (died in 2012)
Marcia, Kareena and Dio (half-siblings from her father)
Marital status: Single
Children: Daughter (Namiko Love Browner)
Personal Look and Measurements
Height: 157 cm (5’ 2’’)
Weight: 45 kg (99 pounds)
Body Measurements: 91.5 – 58.5 – 86 cm (36 – 23 – 34 in)
Dress Size: 34 (EU) or 4 (US)
Bra Size: 34B
Shoe Size: 38.5 (EU), 8 (US)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Net Worth and Salary
Net worth: $0,5 Million
In the year 2019 it is estimated that the net worth of Jhené Aiko is 0,5 million dollars. She is earning the most of her money from her career as a singer. She earns money not only from the sales of her albums, but also from her YouTube channel where she has millions of subscribers. It is known that the You Tube channel of Jhené Aiko brings her between 3.2K and 50.8K every month, which means that she is earning from YouTube between 38.1 and 610.2K every year. We have also told you that Jhené Aiko is a songwriter, which brings her even more profit.
Jhené Aiko is also active on social networks, so you can join her on her accounts. You can find below useful links that will help you find this popular singer on social networks. We have also to mention her YouTube channel, where she has more than 1.7 million subscribers.
Twitter: https://twitter.com/JheneAiko (1.75M followers)
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jheneaiko/ (7.5M followers)
Jhené Aiko is a famous American singer and songwriter. She is a R&B singer and a pop singer. Her parents are Karamo Chilombo and Christina Yamamoto.
She was born on March 16, 1988 in Los Angeles, California. In her childhood she had a home education and she was taking vocal lessons. If we take into account the ethnicity of her parents, we can say that Jhené Aiko is multiracial, because she has African American, Native American, Jewish, German, Japanese, Spanish and Dominican ancestry.
The beginning of her career was by appearing in the music videos of B2K group, but later she became independent. Before starting her music career, Jhené Aiko appeared in many clips and videos. Her first mixtape was released in 2011 and it was called Sailing Soul(s). We have mentioned two studio albums of Jhené Aiko and those are Souled Out (2014) and Trip (2017).
When it comes to her personal life, we have told you that Jhené Aiko was in a relationship with O’Ryan and they have a daughter whose name is Namiko Love Browner. After him she was in a relationship with Big Sean and now Jhené Aiko is dating nobody.
The estimated net worth of Jhené Aiko is 0,5 million dollars and there are different sources that bring her money. It is important to say that she is earning a lot of money from her YouTube channel.
Also, we have to say that she is very active on social networks and she has millions of followers on each of them. If you would like to become a follower of Jhené Aiko, you can find her on social networks and it will certainly help you discover many new things about this celebrity.
We hope that you like this article about Jhené Aiko and we are sure that you will find her YouTube channel and find out something more about her.