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Jason Derülo

With a knack for finding new angles to tried-and-true pop trends, Jason Derulo launched his career while still in his teens, first as a songwriter for other artists and later as a solo performer. Born to Haitian parents in Miramar, Florida, he started singing at an early age. He attended performing arts schools in Florida and took some early stabs at music composition, writing his first song at the age of eight. His writing skills began attracting attention, and by his teenage years, Derulo had begun composing tracks for artists like Lil Wayne, Pitbull, and Pleasure P. He also wrote "Bossy" for Birdman, a New Orleans-based rapper, and made a guest appearance on the song, highlighting his ability as a vocalist. After signing to a subsidiary of Warner Bros., Derulo began making the transition from behind-the-scenes songwriter to mainstream performer. His first hit arrived during the summer of 2009, when he wrapped a sample of Imogen Heap's "Hide and Seek" (a song made popular by its appearance in the second season finale of The O.C., as well as the Saturday Night Live sketch Dear Sister) around a sleek modern soul beat. Titled "Whatcha Say," the song topped the Billboard Hot 100 and cracked the Top Ten in other territories, including Canada, Australia, Sweden, Switzerland, and the U.K. A second single, "In My Head," peaked at number five in the U.S., and Derulo's full-length debut album arrived in early 2010. Future History followed in 2011, along with its hit single "Don't Wanna Go Home." At the start of 2012, he embarked on the Future History Tour, but broke one of his vertebrae during rehearsals. As a result of his neck injury, he canceled the entire tour. Recuperating and reflecting upon his injury, he announced details of his new album and released the single "The Other Side" in April 2013. Its follow-up, "Talk Dirty," featuring 2 Chainz, shot to number three on the pop chart during the summer of 2013, and the album Tattoos was released in September in most territories. The U.S. received a retooled version of the album in 2014 titled Talk Dirty. It featured several new tracks, including "Wiggle" featuring Snoop Dogg, which reached the Top Ten in the summer of 2014. With guest spots from Stevie Wonder, Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, and others, Everything Is 4 followed in 2015. The album featured the Top Ten single "Want to Want Me" and coincided with Derulo's new job as judge on the 12th season of So You Think You Can Dance. The following year, his biggest singles were compiled for Platinum Hits. In March 2017 Derulo teased a new single from his forthcoming fifth album called "Swalla," which featured guest appearances from Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign. ~ Jason Thurston & Andrew Leahey
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Stations Featuring
Jason Derülo

    Top Hip-Hop

    Top Hip-Hop
    1 song

    Hip-Hop Party

    Hip-Hop Party
    1 song

    Top Pop

    Top Pop
    2 songs

    Pop Mix

    Pop Mix
    2 songs

    Fresh 40

    1 song

    Street Beats

    2 songs

    Pop Remixes

    3 songs

    Dance Pop

    3 songs

    Breakup Songs

    1 song

    '00s Pop

    1 song

    Party Hits

    2 songs

    Hot Summer Hits

    2 songs

    Workout Songs

    4 songs

    Top Jams [Explicit]

    1 song

    Top Jams [Clean]

    6 songs

    Teen Pop

    1 song

    Reggaeton Urbano

    1 song

Albums by
Jason Derülo

Top Songs by
Jason Derülo

  1.   Song
  2.   Want to Want Me
  3.   Talk Dirty
  4.   Swalla featuring Nicki Minaj
  5.   Whatcha Say
  6.   In My Head
  7.   The Other Side
  8.   Trumpets
  9.   Wiggle
  10.   Ridin' Solo
  11.   If It Ain't Love
  12.   Breathing
  13.   It Girl
  14.   Marry Me
  15.   Don't Wanna Go Home
  16.   Broke
  17.   Get Ugly
  18.   Cheyenne
  19.   What If
  20.   Try Me
  21.   Kiss the Sky
  22.   Naked
  23.   Love Like That
  24.   Try Me
  25.   Vertigo
  26.   Bubblegum by Tyga
  27.   Can You Feel the Love Tonight/Nants' Ingonyama
  28.   Fire
  29.   Blind
  30.   Encore
  31.   Painkiller
  32.   Fallen
  33.   Stupid Love
  34.   Love Me Down
  35.   Pull-Up
  36.   Kama Sutra
  37.   Love Hangover
  38.   Fight For You
  39.   Bleed Out
  40.   Painkiller
  41.   X2CU
  42.   Make It Up As We Go
  43.   Strobelight
  44.   Zipper
  45.   With the Lights On
  46.   Tattoo
  47.   Rest of Our Life
  48.   Side FX
  49.   The Sky's the Limit
  50.   Sideways by Pryslezz
  51.   Trade Hearts
  52.   Pick Up the Pieces by Louisy Joseph
  53.   Pick Up the Pieces
  54.   Be Careful
  55.   Essential R&B Clubmix
  56.   Givin' Up
  57.   Dumb
  58.   The Sky's the Limit [Album
  59.   Undefeated
  60.   X
  61.   That's My Shhh

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