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Jason Derülo

Jason Derulo launched his career while still in his teens, first as a songwriter for other artists, and later excelled as a solo performer with a knack for scoring with dramatic commercial ballads and straightforward dance-pop numbers alike. Born to Haitian parents in Miramar, Florida, Derulo 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 co-wrote "Bossy" for New Orleans-based rapper Birdman, and made a guest appearance on the song, highlighting his ability as a vocalist. After signing to Warner Bros. subsidiary Beluga Heights, 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 "Want to Want Me" -- Derulo's sixth Top Ten pop hit -- and coincided with his 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. Derulo's fifth album was preceded by the February 2017 release of "Swalla," which featured guest appearances from Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign. ~ Jason Thurston
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Stations Featuring
Jason Derülo

    New Pop First

    New Pop First
    1 song

    Pop Remixes

    Pop Remixes
    3 songs

    Dance Pop

    Dance Pop
    3 songs

    Fresh 40

    Fresh 40
    1 song

    '00s Pop

    1 song

    Pop Latino

    2 songs

    Office Friendly Jams

    6 songs

    Hot Summer Hits

    2 songs

    Street Beats

    1 song

    Workout Songs

    4 songs

    Party Hits

    1 song

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

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