Jon B, real name Jonathan David Buck is an American songwriter, singer, and record producer. He was born on 11 November 1974. He is from Providence, Rhode Island. His whole family has a passion for music as his father is of Dutch ancestry, David Buck is a professor of music, and his mother is Jewish, Linda Buck is a concert pianist. His siblings Deborah and Kevin are also in the same line. Jon B is a brilliant R&B singer, who is also cute at the same time and has a unique talent. He became famous from 1991 onwards with many hit songs. He is famous for his R&B, Pop music, and soul music. He got interested in music at a young age by listening to brilliant singers like Michael Jackson, Babyface, Marvin Gaye, and many more. Jon B’s wife is Danette Jackson.
Jon B Wife
Jon B is a very private person, as he managed to hide his girlfriends from the public eye. Due to this, some people seemed to consider him Gay. Jon B’s wife is Danette Jackson. His wife is African-American. They both married back in 2007. Apart from Danette Jackson, he first married a singer Musiic K. Galloway. Unfortunately, they both separated due to unknown reasons, now he is married to Danette since 2007. The couple also has two beautiful daughters the name L’Wren and Azure. They are a happy family as Jon always posts about them and tells in interviews that the best decision he has ever made is to get married to Danette. Danette Jackson was born in the USA on 17 November 1979, so she is currently 42 years old. There is not much information about Danette’s family or career, it is just known that she is a celebrity spouse.
Jon B’s Early Life
As already mentioned earlier that Jon B’s whole family loves music. And he also used to listen to top singers of his time and had a passion for music since childhood. He is known for various styles of music. His father is a professor of music at California State University, L.A. His family deeply loved classical music and was completely involved in it, but Jon was more interested in music with a beat. He had mostly spent his time in California when his family moved there. Jon studied at the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts. There he met with top executives of record companies that were top at that time, but he could not get a deal with them.
Jon B Career
Jon B’s career had a turning point in 1991 when all his songs became a hit and he became famous with their help of them. He then was able to produce 40 fabulous songs and also introduced his debut album named Bonafide. This helped him gain popularity. His album also rose to 24 number on Billboard’s R&B Albums chart. After this, he introduced more songs and albums, through which he became famous in no time. Before this, he started as just a songwriter, but then he became famous for singing. He also started going on tours. He also received many awards and got nominated too for many awards. His albums received positive reviews due to which his fan following increased. His albums were rated as one of the most successful albums commercially.
Jon B Net Worth
Jon B’s net worth is about $4 Million. This is because he had a great career in the music industry. His debut album Bonafide gained huge popularity and was also certified platinum in the USA. Due to his albums, he earned money and got famous. His songs and albums mostly were listed in the top 10. Albums such as Pleasures U Like which was released in 2001 and Stronger every day which was released in 2004 did very well in the international market.
Jon B Personal Life
As mentioned earlier that Jon B got married twice. First, he married a singer Musiic K. Galloway, but they got separated due to unknown reasons. Then in 2007 he married Danette Jackson and started a family with her. Now they have two beautiful daughters. Other than this, Jon likes to keep his life private as we do not hear about any affairs or something personal related to him. People even considered him Gay, due to his privacy. But now he posts about his family.