In the age of social media, aspiring musicians have found new avenues to showcase their talent and connect with a global audience. Social Media platforms such as TikTok and YouTube have become a powerful tool in the propagation of unique talents to a global audience. One such talent who has risen to fame through the power of TikTok and YouTube is Jessie Murph, a singer-songwriter from Nashville, Tennessee. With her captivating voice and heartfelt lyrics, Jessie has captured the hearts of millions, earning her a dedicated fan base and recognition in the music industry. She began posting Vlogs and songs she covered on her YouTube and TikTok page which gained her traction, global attention and fame. She specializes in the country, pop and rock genres of music and is known for hits such as “Pray”, “Upgrade”, “Heartbroken” among others. She is currently signed to Columbia and Disruptor Records.
In this article, we will delve into Jessie Murph’s life and exploring how she utilized these platforms to launch her career
Jessie Murph Bio
Jesse Murph is an American singer-songwriter who was born on September 22, 2004 in the city of Nashville, Tennessee but was raised in Alabama chiefly in the city of Huntsville. She is currently 19 years old and bears the Virgo birth-sign which accounts for her artistic and intelligent nature as evident in her songs. She hails from a music-loving family hence she developed the passion for singing and songwriting and as such, honed her craft. Despite her relatively short presence in the industry, she has made a name for herself. She gained recognition for her single “Always been You”. She started her journey by posting lip-syncing and cover songs on her TikTok. She received positive feedback and started gaining massive following on TikTok. As her followers grew, she evolved and started posting her own songs on her page. Due to her craft and talent, she has amassed a massive following of 9.6 million on TikTok and 1 million followers on Instagram. She has worked with artistes and producers such as Polo G and Diplo over the course of her career. She is a Caucasian and little is known about her religious affiliation. She draws her inspiration from artistes such as Rihanna, Bill Withers, Sheryl Crow.
During her childhood, her musician parents moved around a lot and she attended schools here and there. It is however reported that she had her high school education at a local high school in Huntsville, Alabama where she graduated in 2023.
Parents and Siblings
The singer is a very secretive person who is yet to reveal any information regarding her personal life including that of her family. She is yet to reveal the names and identities of her parents to the general public. However, per reports, her parents are musicians and as such, moved around a lot during her childhood. She has not revealed any information regarding her siblings too but per sources, she has an older brother by the name of Garrett Murph, who despite not being famous as his little sister, is doing well in his endeavour.
The singer is very secretive and is yet to reveal any information concerning her love life. She keeps her private life away from the public domain and it is not known whether she is dating or not.
The singer stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches tall and has a body weight of 54 kilograms. She has hazel-colored eyes and naturally dark-brown hair which she occasionally experiments with different colors including blonde and gray.
She gained her love and passion for music at an early age from her parents who are also musicians. She started posting cover songs and vlogs to her TikTok and YouTube respectively and received positive reviews from her posts. She later started posting her own songs. Her lyrical prowess and melodies are fuelled by the cyberbullying and bullying she faced online and in school respectively, which forced her to channel her agony into songwriting and also find solace in music.
In 2021, she signed a record deal with Columbia Records and she released a couple of songs but the one which shot her to the limelight was her 2021 hit “Always Been you”. The song received massive traction online and received critical acclaim as such. The song has over 150 million global streams and currently has 10 million views on YouTube. In 2022, her song “Pray” made it to the number 66 spot on the UK top charts. In July 2023, she was featured on a song titled “Heartbroken” by American DJ and producer Diplo alongside popular rapper Polo G. The song received massive traction and it charted at number 64 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and number 52 on the Canadian Hot 100 in August 2023.
The singer has achieved remarkable success in her career, and her hard work and talent have undoubtedly contributed to her financial prosperity. Per reports, the singer is estimated to be worth $1.5 million as of 2023. She earned her net worth from song streams, concert tour ticket sales among others.
|Date of Birth
|September 22, 2004
|5 feet 3 inches