Jasmine Thompson

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Jasmine Thompson
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Background information
Birth name Jasmine Thompson
Born (2000-11-08) 8 November 2000 (age 13)[1]
England
Origin Central London[2]
Genres Pop/Rock[3]
Years active 2010-present
Labels Unsigned[1]

Jasmine Thompson (born 8 November 2000)[1] is a singer from Central London.[2] Thompson was born in England, but is also half Chinese. She started singing lessons from her vocal teacher Didier at 9 and has been improving ever since. [4] Her acoustic reworking of Chaka Khan's Ain't Nobody made #32 on the UK Singles Chart[5] after being featured in an advert for supermarket chain Sainsbury's[6] for their by Sainsbury's range.[7]

Music career[edit]

2013: Early career[edit]

In July 2013 Jasmine Thompson released a cover of Naughty Boy's single "La la La". In August she released a cover of Taylor Swift's single "Everything Has Changed" as a duet with Gerald Ko, a cover of Passenger's single "Let Her Go" and a cover of David Guetta's single "Titanium". In September 2013 she released her debut album Bundle of Tantrums which included the singles "La la La", "Let Her Go" and "Titanium".

2013-present: Breakthrough[edit]

In September 2013 released a cover of Chaka Khan's "Ain't Nobody", the song featured in an advert for supermarket chain Sainsbury's for their by Sainsbury's range. The song has peaked to number 32 on the UK Singles Chart and Scottish Singles Chart. In October 2013 she released her first extended play Under the Willow Tree. In early July, Thompson supported Aussie pop phenomenon Cody Simpson on his Acoustic Tour. She finished the Tour in Birmingham, posting a photo of the fans on Twitter and thanking them for their support.

Discography[edit]

Studio Albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions
US Heat UK
2013 Bundle Of Tantrums
  • Label: Self-released
  • Format: Digital download
8 160
2014 Another Bundle Of Tantrums
  • Label: Self-released
  • Format: Digital download
9 126

Extended Plays (EPs)[edit]

Title Album details
Under the Willow Tree - EP
  • Released: October 20, 2013[8]
  • Label: Self-released
  • Format: Digital download

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak chart positions Album
UK
[5]
SCO
[9]
2013
"La la La" Bundle of Tantrums
"Everything Has Changed"
(with Gerald Ko)
N/A
"Let Her Go" Bundle of Tantrums
"Titanium"
"Ain't Nobody" 32 32 N/A
"Wrecking Ball" Another Bundle of Tantrums
"Mad World"
2014 "Say Something"
"I See Fire"
"All of Me"
"Drop Your Guard"
"Halo"
"—" denotes single that did not chart or was not released.

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