|Real Name/Full Name:
|29 years old
|28 March 1994
|Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
|Chinese, Hong Kong
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Is Jackson Wang Gay?:
|Rapper, singer, and dancer
|Net Worth in 2024:
Jackson Wang is a popular rapper, singer, and dancer from Hong Kong. He is best known as a member of the South Korean boy group Got7 and for his appearance on Korean reality television, Roommate. He also works as a solo artist and television host in mainland China.
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Early Life & Biography
Jackson Wang was born on 28 March 1994, in Kowloon Tong, British Hong Kong to his parents Wang Ruiji, and Sophia Chow. His father is an Asian Games gold medalist and a former member of China’s national fencing team, and his mother is a former acrobatics gymnast. His grandfather, Zhou Yongchang, was a pioneer of ultrasound diagnostic medicine in mainland China.
From the age of ten, Wang was trained by his father, which helped him to earn several awards as a member of the Hong Kong national fencing team. He studied at the American International School in Hong Kong.
While Wang was in school, he was spotted by the South Korean talent agency JYP Entertainment and was asked to participate in auditions. Later, Wang was offered a scholarship from Stanford University, but he turned down as he passed the audition.
Wang is not married yet, and neither is there any rumor of him being in a relationship with anyone. He has been able to keep his private life away from the limelight and is completely focused on his career as a musician. He can also speak five languages, including Mandarin, Cantonese, Shanghainese, English, and Korean.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 28 March 1994, Jackson Wang is 29 years old as of today’s date 29th February 2024. His height is 1.74 m tall, and his weight is 82 kg.
Jackson Wang started his professional music career in 2013 when he appeared in the reality survival program Win: Who Is Next, which aired on the Mnet network. Later, he became a member of the music group Got7 along with Mark, Yugyeom, and BamBam. The following year, the music group released their single “Girls Girls Girls.”
In 2014, Wang joined as a cast member of the reality television show, Roommate. His individual popularity rose, and he was awarded the Newcomer Award at the SBS Entertainment Awards. Wang went on to appear in several Korean television shows such as Problematic Men, Saturday Night Live Korea, Star King, Radio Star, Law of the Jungle, and many more.
In 2015, he made his Chinese television debut in the show Go Fridge. He was also the lyricist and composer of the theme song of the series. In 2016, Wang was made an MC for Fresh Sunday television show. The following year, his first solo commercial was released for the electrical manufacturing company, Midea.
In 2017, Wang released his debut studio album and also established a dedicated management team which was named Team Wang. He also founded a distribution company, Snake or the Rabbit. His debut single “Papillon” was recorded in August 2017, which topped the Billboard’s China V Chart.
In the same year, he released his second single “Okay” which was highly appreciated and liked by critics as well as the audience. In 2018, Wang collaborated with singer Gucci Mane for the song “Different Game.” He also collaborated with singer Qin Fen for the song “Another.”
In 2019 his first album “Mirrors” was released. Wang took care of the whole process, from lyrics, composition, video shooting to packaging. The album was a huge hit and sold more than 453,000 copies within the first week of release.
Awards & Achievements
Jackson Wang has received several awards and recognition in his illustrious career. In 2015, he won the 16th Top Chinese Music Awards for appearing in the television show “Go Fridge.” He also won the Tencent Video Star Awards for the same.
In 2016, Wang won the Weekly Idol Awards along with Park Jin-young in the category of “Perfect Match.” The following year, he won Sina Weibo Night Awards, Weibo Star Award, and Asian Music Gala.
He is also the recipient of the NetEase Attitude Award, 2018 iQiyi Scream Night, Tencent Video Star Award, Global Chinese Golden Chart Award, Teen Choice Award, BreakTudo Award, 2018 Sina Weibo Night Award, BreakTudo Award, and 2019 Sina Weibo Night Award.
Net Worth & Salary of Jackson Wang in 2024
As of February 2024, Jackson Wang has an estimated net worth of more than $2 million. He has made this huge wealth through his successful career as a rapper, singer, and dancer.
He has recorded several commercially hit music albums and singles, including Mirrors, Some Strange Work, Papillon, Fendiman, Bullet to the Heart, 100 Ways, Face Power, and many more.
Wang has also appeared in various television shows, music videos and collaborated with renowned music artists from all across the globe. He also earns money through stage shows, live performances, musical tours, and concerts.
Jackson Wang is one of the most talented and versatile artists in the world. At such a young age, he has been able to make a name for himself through his hard work and dedication. He was also made an ambassador of Great China at the 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards.