J. Holiday
J. Holiday
Celebrated Name: J. Holiday
Real Name/Full Name: Nahum Thorton Grymes
Gender: Male
Age: 39 years old
Birth Date: 29 November 1984
Birth Place: Washington, D.C., United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.7 m
Weight: 72 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a relationship
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): Yes (Jessica White)
Is J. Holiday Gay?: No
Profession: Singer, songwriter, rapper, and actor
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $6 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Holiday is the earned stage name of Nahum Thorton Grymes, who continues to steal our heartbeat by his amazing qualities and taste in music. He is a songwriter, rapper, and also an actor who has even been on the billboard list of 100 for his amazing work as a songwriter ‘’bed’’. He came into this field with fire in the year 2007.

Maybe you know about J. Holiday very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of J. Holiday’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Holiday was born to an African American mother named Frances Grymes. His mother always had wanted him to complete his education. His real name, which we all know, is Nahum Thornton Grymes, who is derived from a biblical character because he was the son of a preacher.

His mother made sure that the holiday attended school, followed by the church. He was raised by his mother in Washington, all alone after his father left him when he was only eleven. He used to sing in night showcases in church. He always had known his call for music, but his mother wanted him to complete his education first. After completing his graduation, however, he started recording tapes.

Personal Life

Holiday has seen many ups and downs in his life since he was at a very tender age. He was born to an African American mother named Frances Grymes and an etesian father. He lost his father at a very tender age of 11 years. From then on, he was raised single-handedly by his mother in the Washington city. He always had found a deep connection from the soul for music. He always has given importance to his studies because that was of prime importance for his mother. She always has made that a priority for him. He used to perform in churches on showcase night. After completing his graduation, he started recording tapes.

In the year 2007, he has given the audience his amazing work in the form of his song ‘bed,’ which made him list his name among the top five in the Billboard list of top 100. He started dating Jessica White in the same year that is in 2007.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 29 November 1984, J. Holiday is 39 years old as of today’s date 24th May 2024. His height is 1.7 m tall, and his weight is 72 kg.


His career graph has been seen in many eutectic and peritectic points. But the holiday continues to make his graph higher and higher. He debuted in October 2007 with the name of the album being ‘’back of my lac’’. His luck and handwork paid off immensely well, and this sold almost 1.5 lakh copies in its very first week. This also paved its way to the top 100 list of the billboard. It was ranked number 5.

Round 2 was his next album after his immense success in 2008. The contemporary singer j.holiday this time even saw loads of success. This one ranked on number 4 in the list of top 200 on the billboard.

After his power-packed launches of two great success, he geared himself for this third album that is ‘’the guilty conscience’’ he even left Capitol Records and signed to Def Jam. This sold 3.6 lakh copies again on its very first week. His most recent work just released on August 9, 2019.

Awards & Achievements

In the year 2008, he got nominated for ‘’favorite soul’’ [male artist]. In the same year, he also got nominated for BET awards for the pageant of ‘’best male R&B artist. He also had got nominated for the outstanding new artist because his debut had brought him so much success and brought many professionals down. In the next year 2009, he got nominated for his work for the back of my lac for the best contemporary R&B album for the Grammy awards.

Net Worth & Salary of J. Holiday in 2024

J. Holiday Net Worth
J. Holiday Net Worth

The aspiring singer, songwriter, and actor have always has ruled our hearts with his splendid work. He always had earned such love, which was a result of his immense hard work and passion for what he does. In the year he had entered the top 5 list of the billboard list of top 100. He had earned his revenues from his albums. His net worth is $6 million as of 2024.

Holiday has always seen an interesting former life but has even faced some of the most disastrous incidents because losing a father at such a tender age will always have had a life-changing impact, but his mother being a strong lady raised him single-handedly and always had given priority to his education.

She always has wanted him to complete his education no matter what but never did she curb his desire and love for music, and she always did encourage him to perform in churches. He is an obedient son who had completed his graduation and then stepped into music, and the rest is history. One hit after another and a man of flaming inspiration.


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