Jessie Reyez Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Jessie Reyez Quick Info
Height5 ft 2 in
Weight55 kg
Date of BirthJune 12, 1991
Zodiac SignGemini
Eye ColorLight Brown

Jessie Reyez is a Canadian singer and songwriter who came into the spotlight with the release of her debut single titled Figures (2016) which was certified as ‘Triple Platinum’ by Music Canada and ‘Platinum’ by the RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America). Her debut EP titled Kiddo (2017) earned her 4 nominations at the 2018 Juno Awards out of which she won the award in the category of ‘Breakthrough Artist’. She released her 2nd EP called Being Human in Public in 2018 and it won the ‘R&B/Soul Recording of the Year’ award at the 2019 Juno Awards. The EP also earned a Grammy Awards nomination, her first, in 2020, in the category of ‘Best Urban Contemporary Album’. Jessie’s debut studio album titled Before Love Came to Kill Us was released in March 2020 and it peaked at number 4 on the US R&B charts, number 13 on the US charts, number 10 on the UK R&B charts, and number 17 on the Canadian charts.

Born Name

Jessica Reyez

Nick Name

Jessie

Jessie Reyez as seen in an Instagram Post in May 2019
Jessie Reyez as seen in an Instagram Post in May 2019 (Jessie Reyez / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Gemini

Born Place

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Residence

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Nationality

Canadian

Education

Jessie is a high school graduate. She had opted out of college as she decided to pursue a career in music.

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter

Jessie Reyez as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2019
Jessie Reyez as seen in an Instagram Post in August 2019 (Jessie Reyez / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – German Reyez
  • Siblings – She has a younger sister and a brother.

Genre

R&B, Contemporary R&B

Instruments

Vocals, Guitar, Ukulele, Piano

Labels

  • FMLY
  • Island Records
  • Republic Records

Build

Slim

Jessie Reyez as seen in an Instagram Post in February 2020
Jessie Reyez as seen in an Instagram Post in February 2020 (Jessie Reyez / Instagram)

Height

5 ft 2 in or 157.5 cm

Weight

55 kg or 121 lbs

Race / Ethnicity

Hispanic

She is of Colombian descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Light Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Petite frame
  • Long, frizzy hair
  • Affable smile
Jessie Reyez as seen in an Instagram Post in May 2020
Jessie Reyez as seen in an Instagram Post in May 2020 (Jessie Reyez / Instagram)

Jessie Reyez Facts

  1. She was introduced to music by her father who had gifted her a guitar when she was a child. She became adept at playing the instrument in the next few years and by the time she had reached high school, she began writing her own music.
  2. As a songwriter, she has contributed tracks for artists such as Calvin Harris, Normani, and Eminem. Her collaboration with Eminem had resulted in 2 tracks on the latter’s 2018 album titled Kamikaze.
  3. In 2012, she had moved to Florida with her family and used to work as a bartender and perform music as a street artist. She returned to Toronto 2 years later after she was accepted to The Remix Project‘s ‘Academy of Recording Arts’.
  4. In April 2017, she had released a short film called Gatekeeper which focused on the issues of s*xism and exploitation in the music industry. It specifically focused on her experience with music producer Noel Fisher, who was later accused of sexual misconduct by multiple female artists.
  5. In 2020, she was booked to perform at the popular Coachella festival for the first time but the event was postponed due to the global coronavirus pandemic.

Featured Image by Jessie Reyez / Instagram

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