Biography

Jay B Bio, Net Worth 2022, Age, Birthday, Height, Parents, & Career

Facts of Jay B
Full Name: Jay B
Age: 27 years
Birthday: 06 Jan
Birthplace: Siheung, Gyeonggi Province
Nationality: South Korean
Gender: Male
Horoscope: Capricorn
Status: single
Net Worth: $2 million
Height: 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)
Profession: Singer-Songwriter, Actor, Member of Got7, Jus2, JJ Project, Offshore
Education: Konkuk University (Film)

Jay B is a well-known South Korean singer-songwriter and actor. Jay B is well-known throughout the world as a member of Got7, JJ Project, Jus2, and Offshore.

How old is Jay B?

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Caption: Jay B, Singer-Songwriter, Actor, Member of Got7, Jus2, JJ Project, Offshore
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Jay B was born on January 6, 1994, and he is now 27 years old. His hometown is Siheung, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea, and he grew up in Goyang. Capricorn is Jay B’s astrological sign. Lim Jae Beom (/) is his birth name. Jay B received his bachelor’s degree in film from Konkuk University. Prior to this, he graduated from Sewon High School.

When it comes to his family, Jay B’s parents divorced when he was young due to his father’s drinking problem. Jay B’s mother remarried later in life. In addition, Jay B’s family owns a tomato farm in Ilsan. When Jay B was seven years old, he saw Groove Over Dose’s (g.o.d) performance and decided he wanted to be a singer.

Young Jay B began b-boying in his third year of middle school. This was in response to his failing a school test. Jay B began dancing with friends at Ilsan, Paju, Boramae, and Jeongbalsan stations. He also competed.

Jay B went by the stage name Defsoul as a b-boy. His inspiration came from Musiq Soulchild’s Just Friends music video. Then, in 2009, JYP Entertainment discovered Jay B at a b-boy competition. However, the young Jay B was uninterested in attending the audition. Nonetheless, Jay B’s father pushed him to audition for JYP.

As a result, Jay B passed the open audition and won first place with Jinyoung. Jay B, as a b-boy, was also interested in musical composition and hip hop culture. However, at the start of his idol training, Jay B thought that learning to sing was pointless. As a result, Jay B concentrated solely on dancing. He later began singing and composing his first songs after listening to D’Angelo.

What is the Net Worth of Jay B?

Similarly, on February 2, 2021, the singer launched his “JAE BEOM LIM.” YouTube channel. As of May 2021, this channel had over 917.9k views and 642K subscribers. The singer also has a Sound Cloud account under the name Def. Moving on, the young singer has a net worth of around $2 million dollars.

Is Jay B single?

Jay B is currently single. The Got7 member has not shared any social media posts or announcements about this issue. Furthermore, the Got7 member has a hectic schedule that prevents him from meeting his ideal lover or going on dates. Nonetheless, when the time is right, Jay B is sure to capture the attention of many young lovers with his charm, talent, and beauty.

How tall is Jay B?

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Caption: Jay B with his family
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Jay B is approximately 5 feet 1012 inches or 1.79 m tall and weighs 66 kg or 146 lbs. Similarly, the chest-waist-bicep measurements for the singe are 40-30-15 inches. The Got7 singer has dark brown hair and eyes, and his blood type is “A.”

Career  line of Jay B

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Caption: Jay B with Got7 Band
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  • Jay B is a singer-songwriter and actor by trade. Jay B is best known as the leader of the famous boy band “Got7.” He is also a member of the duo “JJ Project,” the sub-unit “Jus2,” and the R&B soul crew “Offshore.” Jay B made his small-screen debut as an actor in 2012 with the drama series Dream High 2. The singer is also good friends with B.A.P’s Youngjae, and the two starred in Celebrity Bromance together.
  • Jay B made his acting debut in 2011 as Jang Woo Jae in the TV drama series Dream High 2. Lim Jae Beom changed his stage name to Jay B/JB in order to avoid confusion with singer Yim Jae Beom.
  • The singer and his then-fellow trainee Jin-young then made their debut as the duo JJ Project in May 2012. Bounce was their first album. Similarly, in 2013, the singer-turned-actor portrayed Seo Mi Joon in the drama When a Man Falls in Love.
  • Furthermore, on January 16, 2014, the JJ Project members made their debut as part of the seven-member boy band “Got7.” Along with Jay B and Jin-young, the other Got7 members are Mark, Jackson, Youngjae, BamBam, and Yugyeom.
  • The boys made their debut on January 1, 2014, with the EP Got It?
  • Jay B played the lead role in Dream Knight in 2015. It’s a virtual TV drama starring all of his fellow Got7 members. This drama also stars actress Song Ha-Yoon in the lead female role.
  • The singer then donated 10 million won to the Pohang Earthquake Relief Fund, which was announced on November 24, 2017. Jay B appeared in “Collaboran” with Got7 member Yugyeom in 2018. It is an art collaboration project for the carbonated mineral water brand “Perrier.”
  • The two Got7 members collaborated with American multimedia artist Ben Jones. Their work and the creation process were revealed in a reality show that aired in May of the same year.
  • Similarly, on March 5, 2019, Jae Beom and Yugyeom debuted as Jus2. It is a Got7 subunit. Focus is Jus2’s first EP. Jay B donated 10 million won to the Hope Bridge Disaster Relief Association yet again.
  • The young singer made this donation in anticipation of the COVID-19 pandemic on February 27, 2020.
  • JB from Got7 is also a songwriter. He writes songs for Got7 as well as the Offshore crew under the aliases Defsoul or Def. Jay B, also known as Def, held his first photo exhibition titled “Alone.” It was held in Seoul from October 6 to October 12, 2020.
  • Lim Jae Beom began using the stage name Jay B only after Got7’s Encore single was released on February 20, 2021. Prior to this, he was known as JB. His contract with JYP Entertainment expired on January 19, 2021. As a result, the Got7 member left the agency.
  • Then, on March 31, the same year, Jay B and his Offshore crew released their new EP Scene #3.
  • On May 11, 2021, it was announced that the Got7 singer signed an exclusive contract with H1ghr Music. It is an international hip-hop and R&B record label. Jay Park and Cha Cha Malone are the label’s founders. Three days after this announcement, the singer made his solo debut with the single Switch It Up. Sokodomo, a rapper, appears on this track.