Jasmine Marie Villegas
December 7, 1993
San Jose, California, U.S.
R&B, pop, soul, Hip hop
Singer-songwriter, musician, actress, model
Justin Bieber, Kendrick Lamar
www .jasminevmusic .com
Jasmine Marie Villegas (born December 7, 1993), better known as Jasmine V, is an American pop and R&B singer. After many years of pursuing a career in music, she was signed to Sony Music at the age of 16. [1 ]
At the age of 9, Villegas accepted her first acting job, acting in a commercial for the hit animated feature
. The Land Before Time IX Her first professional singing gig was at age 11, when she performed the [2 ] national anthem for the Los Angeles Clippers. Later that year, she signed with [2 ] Damon Dash and worked extensively on a debut that was slated to feature collaborations from label-mate and former Missy Elliott protégée, Nicole Wray. At the age of 16, she was then signed to [2 ] Sony Music. She made an appearance in Justin Bieber's music video for his hit single " Baby," and Bieber and Villegas were in a relationship which she revealed in an interview in April 2012. She also joined Bieber on the second leg of his [3 ] My World Tour and on the Kids' Choice Awards with him. She also appeared in the Sean Kingston and Bieber music video for Eenie Meenie. [2 ] Villegas has also written with musician [2 ] Nick Jonas. [4 ]
As of 2013, Jasmine V has signed to
Interscope Records. Villegas appeared alongside American rapper [5 ] Becky G, on the cover of magazine's February 2014 issue. Latina [6 ]
She released her debut single "That's Me Right There" featuring
Kendrick Lamar from her EP on August 5, 2014 and charted at #39 on Billboard Twitter Top Tracks chart. Her debut EP was released on November 10, 2014. [7 ] On March 11, 2015, Villegas released a new single called "One Night" featuring Problem and [8 ] Jeremih. [9 ] [10 ] The song samples " [11 ] Kiss Of Life" by Sade. On May 3, 2015, Villegas released the first installment in her songbook series (books inspired by her life and songs), co-written with R.W. Thomas. [12 ] [13 ]
Personal life [ edit ]
Jasmine Villegas is of Filipino and Mexican descent. Her father is of Mexican descent and her mother is of Filipino descent. Jasmine Villegas has 3 brothers, Robert Villegas, Jream Andrew Sablan (Aka Jdrew, Jream Andrew), and Justin Villegas. Her parents split when she was a young girl. Her grandmother Sofia Vales was the one who got her started into modeling at the young age of 6. Jasmine started out doing beauty pageant contests.
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Discography [ edit ]
Extended plays [ edit ]
Mixtapes [ edit ]
Singles [ edit ]
Filmography [ edit ]
Guest starring appearances [ edit ]
Music video appearances [ edit ]
Jesus Walks" by Kanye West Angel
"How to Deal" by
"Kiss Me Through The Phone" (Remix) by Scooter Smiff feat. Jasmine V
Smiff's love interest
"I Own This" by Jasmine V
"Serious" by Jasmine V
Justin Bieber Love interest
"Eenie Meenie" by
Sean Kingston and Justin Bieber Party-goer
"All These Boys" by Jasmine V
"Natural" by Jasmine V
"Jealous" by Jasmine V
"My Girl" (Remix) by
Mindless Behavior feat. Ciara, Tyga, Lil Twist Herself
"Werk" by Jasmine V
"Just A Friend" by Jasmine V
"Slide Over" by
Baby Bash Guy's love interest
"Didn't Mean It" by Jasmine V
"Paint A Smile" by Jasmine V
"What U Like" by Jream Andrew
"Now Is The Time by Wally Lopez
"Masquerade" by Jasmine V
"That’s Me Right There" by Jasmine V ft
Kendrick Lamar Herself
"I Love Your Crazy" by Jasmine V
"Uptown Funk" cover by
Fifth Harmony ft Jacob Whitesides, Jasmine V & Mahogany Lox Herself
"Walk Away" by Jasmine V with
References [ edit ]
^ "Interview: Meet Jasmine V". Chicago Tribune. Sep 26, 2014 . Retrieved . Sep 26, 2014
^ a b c d e f Bio. jasminevmusic.com.
^ "Perez Hilton: Jasmine V On Bieber. It Wasn't Just A Kiss...".
^ "New Details on Jasmine V and Nick Jonas Collaboration".
^ "Jasmine signs deal with Interscope".
^ "JASMINE V & BECKY G ARE LATINA'S FEBRUARY 2014 COVER STARS!". Latina magazine. December 17, 2013 . Retrieved . December 17, 2013
^ "Jasmine V chart history". Billboard.
^ "Jasmine Villegas on Life After Justin Bieber's "Baby" Video". YouTube. February 14, 2014 . Retrieved . February 14, 2014
^ Davis, Justin. "Listen to Jasmine V's New Song 'One Night' f/ Jeremih and Problem". Complex . Retrieved . 13 March 2015
^ Goddard, Kevin (March 11, 2015). "Jasmine V - One Night Feat. Jeremih & Problem". HotNewHipHop.
^ "New Music: Jasmine V feat. Jeremih & Problem – One Night". This Is RnB. March 12, 2015.
^ Breezy, Elle (March 11, 2015). "Jasmine V - One Night ft. Jeremih & Problem". Singers.
^ Jasmine Villegas; R.W. Thomas (May 3, 2015). "I Love Your Crazy (The Songbooks of Jessie V Book 1)". Amazon.
^ "Jasmine V and Kendrick Lamar Release New Single". Melissa Castellanos . Retrieved . 28 January 2015
^ "Jasmine V heritage". spokeo.com . Retrieved . 28 January 2015
^ "NEW MUSIC: JASMINE V. – ‘S(HE) BE(LIE)VE(D)’ [MIXTAPE]". Rap-Up. September 20, 2011 . Retrieved . September 20, 2011
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