Jesy Nelson Wiki – Jesy Nelson Biography
Jesy Nelson is an English singer and former member of the British girl group Little Mix. The group was formed on the eighth series of The X Factor in 2011 and became the first group to win the competition. Since their debut the girl group has sold over 60 million records worldwide, placing them in the top 5 of the best-selling girl groups of all time. In 2019, she presented a BBC Three documentary based on her experiences with body image and online bullying titled Jesy Nelson: Odd One Out, which won the Factual Entertainment Award at the 25th National Television Awards. She attended Jo Richardson Community School and Abbs Cross Academy and Arts College in Hornchurch, London. She also attended Sylvia Young and Yvonne Rhodes Theatre Schools. Prior to auditioning for The X Factor, she worked as a barmaid in Dagenham. In 2020, she said that as a child, she had small roles as an extra in About a Boy (2002) and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005).
Her first audition was “Bust Your Windows” by Jazmine Sullivan. Since joining Little Mix, she has faced cyber-bullying and struggled to cope during her time on The X Factor. Nelson and Perrie Edwards were put in a group called “Faux Pas” while Jade Thirlwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock were to be put in a group named “Orion”. Both groups, however, failed to progress. Later, a decision was made to bring back the four to form the four-piece group Rhythmix, and they progressed to judges’ houses. They eventually reached the live shows and were mentored by Tulisa Contostavlos. On 28 October 2011, it was announced that the group’s new name would be Little Mix. On 11 December 2011, Little Mix was announced as the winner, the first group to win the program.
Nelson released six albums with the group; DNA (2012), Salute (2013), Get Weird (2015), Glory Days (2016), LM5 (2018), and Confetti (2020). In December 2020, she announced her departure from the group due to prolonged issues with her mental health. She said: “I find the constant pressure of being in a girl group and living up to expectations very hard.”In November 2020, Little Mix’s publicist stated that Nelson would take an extended break from the pop group for “private medical reasons”. On 14 December 2020, Nelson announced her departure from Little Mix due to struggles with her mental health.
Jesy Nelson Age
She was born Jessica Louise Nelson on June 14, 1991, in Romford, United Kingdom.
Jesy Nelson Parents
She is the daughter of John Nelson, a businessman, and Janis Nelson, a Police Community Service Officer. Her parents separated when she was five years. She is the second youngest of four children with an older sister Jade, an older brother Jonathan and a younger brother Joseph.
Jesy Nelson Boyfriend
Her relationship status is currently unknown. Nelson had a 10-month relationship with Diversity member Jordan Banjo which ended in 2013. In 2014, she started dating Rixton lead singer, Jake Roche, and became engaged on 19 July 2015, but broke up in November 2016. She had a brief relationship with Chris Clark in 2017, followed by a 16-month relationship with musician Harry James that ended in November 2018. In January 2019, she started dating Love Island contestant Chris Hughes. In April 2020, Nelson and Hughes broke up due to personal reasons. After four months, she announced that she was in a relationship with actor Sean Sagar.
Jesy Nelson Net Worth
Jesy Nelson’s estimated net worth is £5.8 million.
Jesy Nelson Height
She stands at a height of 1.6 meters tall.
Jesy Nelson Instagram
Jesy Nelson’s Instagram account is @jesynelson.