Jessica Louise Nelson is an English singer who was born on 14 June 1991 in Romford, London, England. She gained popularity when she was a member of the popular British girl group Little Mix, which won the eighth season of The X Factor.
Nelson’s father was a businessman and her mother was in Police community support, but her parents separated when she was just five.
Nelson received her primary and secondary education in Jo Richardson Community School which is located in Dagenham, she then went on to Abbs Cross Academy and Arts College located in to complete her college degree. She finally went to Sylvia Young Theatre School to learn performing arts.
Jessica Louise Nelson- Career
After completing her performing arts degree at Sylvia Young Theatre School, Nelson worked as a barmaid in Dagenham town. She then went on to audition in The X Factor with her team Little Mix which was a group of 4 members and now 3 as Nelson left it.
Eventually, her group won the 8th season of The X Factor and then her career took off. Nelson in an interview has said that she has worked as a child actor in the 2002 romantic comedy-drama film About a Boy and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
After winning The X Factor, she signed a record deal with British company Syco Music. Nelson then went on release 6 back to back albums named DNA, Salute, Get Weird, Glory Days, LM5, and Confetti and all of them did quite well. At the end of the year 2022, Nelson left the group Little Mix stating mental issues, and decided to become a solo artist.
After she left the group, in 2021 she signed a record deal with the German-British label Polydor Records. In October of 2021, Nelson burst into the scenes with her debut solo single Boyz which also featured rapper Nicki Minaj. The song was quite controversial yet manages to get in the top 5 of the UK Singles Chart, the full album will be released later in 2022.
Jordan Banjo (2012-13)
Jake Roche (2014-16)
Chris Clark (2017)
Harry James (2017-18)
Chrish Hughes (2019-20)
Sean Sagar (current boyfriend)
Net worth :
Her net worth is estimated to be around 4 million USD.