Jason Mraz Biography

Updated On Jan 31, 2019 Published On Oct 16, 2015
Facts of Jason Mraz
Date of Birth: 1977 , June-23
Birth Nation: United States
Name Jason Mraz
Birth Name Jason Thomas Mraz
Father Tom Mraz
Mother June Tomes
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Mechanicsville, Virgini
Ethnicity White
Profession Singer-songwriter
Net Worth $ 15 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Famous for Pop rock, Blue-eyed soul, Reggae, Acoustic music
Affair with Christina Carano
Girlfriend Christina Carano
Married Yes
Married to Christina Carano (m. 2015), Sheridan Edley (m. 2001–2001)
Children N/A
Divorce Yes
Awards San Diego Music Awards for Best Music Video by a San Diego Artist
Movies Unity
TV Show K-pop Star 4
Albums Love Is a Four Letter Word
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Jason Thomas Mraz who goes by his stage name Jason Mraz is an American singer and a songwriter. he is best known for his songs like I'm Yours, Have It All and I Won't Give Up, to name a few which can be heard in his YouTube channel.

Jason Mraz's early life

jason Mraz was born on the 23rd of January, 1977 in Mechanicsville, Virginia and is the son Tom Mraz and Junes Tomes who are now divorced.

What ethnicity is Jason Mraz?

Jason Mraz is of American nationality and is ethnicity is mixed comprising of both Czech and Slovak descent.

As a child, Jason Mraz attended Lee-Davis High School, and after the completion of his high school, he attended American Musical and Dramatic Academy located in New York City. He was later offered a scholarship at the Longwood University, but instead of attending regular classes, Jason ventured out on road trips.

Jason Mraz's career

He began his musical career from 1999 and at that time he was associated with Elgin Park. They used to perform at small local venues, like coffee shops and restaurants.

After spending a few years with the band, Jason Mraz departed to start his own solo career and was signed to Elektra Records, who have previously worked with artists like Michael Jackson, Bruno Mars, and many others.

Jason Mraz has released a total of 6 studio albums; Waiting for My Rocket to Come (2002), Mr. A–Z (2005), We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things. (2008), Love Is a Four Letter Word (2012), Yes! (2014) and Know. (2018).

During the course of his career, Jason Mraz has worked with other musicians like Colbie Caillat, Christina Perri, Tristan Prettyman, and many others.

Jason Mraz's personal life

Jason Mraz was once married to Sheridan Edley Mraz. Sheridan Edley Mraz is a makeup artist and is also the fashion designer. They got married in 2001 but this married life didn't last that long and they dissolved their marriage the same year.

After that, he began dating Tristan Ann Prettyman. She is also one of the renowned singer and songwriter from the United States. She is popular for her own debut album, Twentythree. After dating each other for a few years, they decided to get engaged in 2010. But his engagement was also called off after a few months.

He is a very down to earth personality and was recently spotted singing to young teen waiting for a lung transplant.

Jason Mraz's net worth

He is also one of the richest singers in the United States with a net worth of $15 million. Jason Mraz has earned most of his money from the sales of his record albums which are enlisted below.

  • Waiting for My Rocket to Come: $1 million
  • Mr. A–Z: $500,000
  • We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things.: $5.1 million
  • Love Is a Four Letter Word: $1.1 million
  • Yes!: $450,000

The earnings from the sales of his record units are all part of his current net worth.

Jason Mraz body measurements

Jason Mraz stands quite tall with a height of five feet and nine inches (175 cms) and has a body that weighs about 72 kgs (159 lbs).

 

Jason Mraz facts on timeline

Born in Richmond, Virginia

June 23 , 1977

Jason Mraz was from the middle class family born in Richmond, Virginia (Mechanicsville), United States of America to Tom Mraz and June Mraz. He is an American and is of diverse descent. He is a tall guy and is of average weight. 

Married to Sheridan Edley Mraz

2001

Jason Mraz was once married to Sheridan Edley Mraz. Sheridan Edley Mraz is makeup artist and is also the fashion designer. They got married in 2001 but this married life didn't last that long and they dissolved their marriage the same year. 

Began dating Tristan Ann Prettyman

2002

After his married life with Sheridan Edley Mraz was dissolved after being married for few months, Jason Mraz remained single for several months. But with the start of 2002, he was found having a romantic relationship with Tristan Ann Prettyman. 

Engaged with Tristan Ann Prettyman

2010

Jason Mraz was also once engaged with Tristan Ann Prettyman. She is also one of the renowned singer and songwriter from United States. She is popular for her own debut album, Twentythree. After dating each other for few years, they decided to get engaged in 2010. But his engagement was also called off after few months. 

Began his singing career

1999

Jason Mraz full name Jason Thomas Mraz is one of the great singers from United States. He has also established himself as a song writer. He began his musical career from 1999 and at that time he was associated with Elgin Park. 

Won Grammy Awards

2010

Grammy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the singing world and anyone who wins this award really fells honored.Jason Mraz has also been honored with this award twice in his life and that was in 2010 for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals. 

Won People's Choice Awards, USA

2013

Jason Mraz has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won some of them. In 2013, he won People's Choice Awards, USA for the first time in his life and that was for Favorite Male Artist.

Won San Diego Music Awards

2002

Jason Mraz has been honored with San Diego Music Awards for four different times in his life. He won this award for the first time in his life in 2002 and that was for Best Acoustic. That year he was also honored with this award for Artist of the Year.

Began his acting career

2012

We all know Jason Mraz as a renowned singer who is famous for singing love songs. But from 2012, he also began his next career in his life and that was his acting career. He played his first acting role in the movie The Big Fix.