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Jake Zyrus Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Family

Jake Zyrus Quick Info
Height 4 ft 9 in
Weight 60 kg
Date of Birth May 10, 1992
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Eye Color Dark Brown

Jake Zyrus is a Filipino singer, musician, actor, television personality, and social media star who has been a part of various projects such as Little Big Star, The X Factor Philippines, Maalaala Mo Kaya, ASAPMay Bukas PaGleeCharice: Home for Valentine’sCharice: One for the HeartCelebrity BluffThe Voice of the PhilippinesKris TV, The Mega and the Songwriter, Magpakailanman, Oprah: Where Are They Now?Sunday PinaSayaAsia’s Got TalentYan ang Morning!Tonight with Boy Abunda, and Kapamilya, Deal or No Deal. In addition to that, Jake Zyrus has also released several albums, extended plays, and tracks like My InspirationCharice, InfinityCatharsisGrown-Up Christmas List, EvolutionIt Can Only Get BetterAlways YouCrescent MoonNote to GodNew WorldFar as the Sky, LouderOne DayDiamond, and Love Even If.

Born Name

Charmaine Clarice Relucio Pempengco

Other Names

Jake Zyrus, Charice Pempengco, Charice

Jake Zyrus as seen while performing at the Barrio Fiesta in London, United Kingdom in June 2016
Jake Zyrus as seen while performing at the Barrio Fiesta in London, United Kingdom in June 2016 (Enrique Guadiz / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Cabuyao, Laguna, Philippines





Singer, Musician, Actor, Television Personality, Social Media Star


  • Father – Ricky Ricahuerta Pempengco (Construction Worker)
  • Mother – Racquel Licup Relucio
  • Siblings – Carl Pempengco (Younger Brother)
  • Others – Rodolfo Quinto Pempengco (Paternal Grandfather), Susana Cahomnas Ricahuerta (Paternal Grandmother), Sicat Chan/Tiangco Relucio (Maternal Grandfather), Teresita Torres Licup (Maternal Grandmother)


Jake Zyrus has been signed with TMU Entertainment.


Pop, R&B, Dance




Star Music, Warner Bros., 143 Records, Reprise Records

Net Worth

According to, his net worth has been $6 Million.



Jake Zyrus in 2011
Jake Zyrus in 2011 (George Pimentel / ChasterUnit0 / Public Domain)


4 ft 9 in or 144.5 cm


60 kg or 132 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Jake Zyrus has dated –

  1. Courtney Blooding – It was RUMORed that he had an affair with American manager Courtney Blooding.
  2. Alyssa Quijano (2013-2017) – In June 2013, Jake Zyrus started going out with Alyssa Quijano and they eventually started living together. After going out for around 4 years, the duo called it quits in 2017.

Race / Ethnicity


Jake Zyrus is of Filipino (including Cebuano and Tagalog) and Chinese descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

During an interview with Boy Abunda at The Buzz in the Philippines on June 2, 2013, he stated that he identified as a lesbian at that time and had been romantically involved with other women in the industry.

Distinctive Features

Has several tattoos on his body


Roman Catholicism

He was raised in the Iglesia ni Cristo faith and on May 22, 2010, he was baptized and confirmed into his mother’s Roman Catholic faith at the Pasig Cathedral in Pasig, Metro Manila, Philippines.

Jake Zyrus as seen at Toronto Eaton Centre in 2010
Jake Zyrus as seen at Toronto Eaton Centre in 2010 (George Pimentel / ChasterUnit0 / Public Domain)

Jake Zyrus Favorite Things

  • Some Of His Favorite Movies Saw (2004), Orphan (2009)


Jake Zyrus Facts

  1. He was raised by a single mother as his father was abusive and even pointed a gun at Jake’s mother during an episode of domestic violence when Jake was just 3 years old.
  2. He was 7 years old when he started participating in singing competitions in order to support his family.
  3. His 43-year-old estranged father was stabbed to death in the Philippines in October 2011. Due to the unfortunate incident, Jake canceled his concert in Singapore and shared on Twitter: “I want to thank my fans from around the world for their support and love at this very difficult time for my family and I.” “We are all very sad about this terrible tragedy” and “I loved him and I will still love him”; “He’s still my Dad after all.”
  4. Jake Zyrus brought to life the character of Malia De La Cruz in the 2012 American sports comedy film Here Comes the Boom, starring Kevin James, Salma Hayek, Henry Winkler, and Bas Rutten.
  5. Some of his musical influences include Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Céline Dion, and Beyoncé.
  6. Jake has worked as a featured artist on songs like Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas by David ArchuletaI’m Not Perfect by Cheesa Laureta, and Wherever You Are by Unique.

Featured Image by Enrique Guadiz / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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