Rodriquez Jacques Broadnax
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Jacquees attended the Canby Lane Elementary School in Atlanta. He later got enrolled at the Mary McCleod Bethune Middle School.
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Rosie Broadnax
- Siblings – Miracle Broadnax (Younger Sister)
Jacquees is represented by
- MC Media Works
- 4275 Entertainment Management Company
R&B, hip hop
Cash Money, Interscope Records, Republic Records
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
66 kg or 145.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Jacquees has dated
- Norgyne Dorsainvil (2009) – Jacquees first met Norgyne Dorsainvil in 2009 at a recording studio. They dated for quite a long time. But, it can’t be confirmed when they decided to end their relationship nor the cause of their separation can be ascertained.
- Stanesha (2014) – In 2014, he was reportedly going out with a girl named Stanesha (also known as Nesha). It was claimed that they had been involved for a pretty long time. However, by the end of the year, it was clear that they had decided to end their relationship. Going by the number of times he has taken subtle shots at his ex-girlfriend, it seemed that their breakup was far from amicable.
Race / Ethnicity
He is African American.
- Long dreadlocks
- Often wears a diamond nose stud
- Has a lot of tattoos
Jacquees has done endorsement work for the following brands
- FYB Premiere Headbands
- Premier Tee & Socks
Best Known For
- The popularity of his second EP 19, which made its debut at the 15th position on the US Billboard Top R&B Albums in 2014.
- Having collaborated with some of the leading hip-hop artists such as Young Thug, Trinidad James, Quavo, and Chris Brown.
- The commercial success of his single, B.E.D., which also performed well on a number of music charts.
As a Singer
Jacquees released his debut EP I Am Jacquees in July 2011.
In August 2011, he released his first mixtape, Round of Applause.
Jacquees wasn’t cast in any theatrical film till January 2018.
First TV Show
In 2016, Jacquees made his first TV show appearance in the 2016 BET Experience episode of the talk show series, Minay TV.
Information about his workout routine and diet plans are unknown.
Jacquees Favorite Things
- Snack – Cocoa Pebbles cereal with extra cold milk
Source – The Fader
- Early in his career, he tried to grab the attention of successful labels by posting his covers of popular R&B and hip hop hits on YouTube. He also performed at a number of local venues.
- He got in touch with Birdman, who is the co-founder of the record label Cash Money Records along with Lil Wayne, with the help of fellow rapper Rich Homie Quan’s father. By the age of 20, he was snapped up by the label.
- When Birdman first met Jacquees, he was impressed by his confidence, personality, and the way he carried himself.
- He is the founder of the management company 4275 Entertainment, which is involved in managing his work and business engagements.
- He discovered his passion for singing and dancing at the age of 9. Since then, he began honing his artistic skills on his own.
- When he was studying in the 5th grade, he went on to win a talent competition held at Canby Lane Elementary School by singing Jackson 5’s I Want You Back.
- By the age of 12, he was hanging out in music studios and recording Jackson 5’s singles.
- At the age of 15, he started taking singing classes from vocal coach Jan Smith but couldn’t continue for long as the $200-per-hour fees were too steep for him.
- Visit his official website @ jacqueeslive.com.
- Follow him on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube VEVO.
Featured Image by Jacquees / Social Media