|Celebrated Name:||Jordan Knight|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Jordan Nathaniel Marcel Knight|
|Age:||50 years old|
|Birth Date:||17 May 1970|
|Birth Place:||Worcester, Massachusetts, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Evelyn Melendez (m. 2004)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Eric Jacob Knight, Dante Jordan Knight)|
|Is Jordan Knight Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Singer-songwriter and actor|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$20 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
Jordan Knight is a popular American singer-songwriter and actor who is best known as the lead singer of the musical band New Kids on the Block. Jordan was among the best singers of the 1990s decade. He made his solo debut in 1999, and then his second album released in 2011, which was among the Top 50 on the US Billboard 200. He has sold more than 1.5 million records globally as a solo artist. February 7 is celebrated as “Jordan Knight Day.” in Boston City.
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Early Life & Biography
Jordan Knight was born on 17 May 1970 in the city of Worcester, Massachusetts, to his parents, who belong from Canada. He grew up with his five siblings Allison, Sharon, David, Christopher, and Jonathan. His parents worked as priests in the local community church.
Jordan was very fond of baseball from his childhood and included in the youth baseball league, which took place in Dorchester, MA. He was a victim of bullying during his childhood because of his lack of athleticism in the field.
Jordan Knight started dating Evelyn Melendez in 1992, and soon their relationship started growing strong, and finally decided to get married. They got married in 2004 at a private wedding, reserved for their family members only. They had two children together, both sons, named Eric Jacob Knight, Dante Jordan Knight.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 17 May 1970, Jordan Knight is 50 years old as of today’s date 15th January 2021. His height is 1.8 m tall, and his weight is 74 kg.
Jordan joined the New Kids on the Block when he was only 14 years old and was fetched by a music producer named Maurice Starr. The other band members were Joey McIntyre, Donnie Wahlberg, and Danny Wood, and most importantly, his brother Jonathan Knight. The band sold more than 80 million records worldwide and made millions through their live concerts. The group broke up in 1994, but fortunately again formed up in 2008.
Jordan’s solo career started in 1999 when he dropped his debut single “Give it To You’. The same reached the number 10 spot in the Billboard Hot 100 chart and also got nominated for the MTV Video Music Award for Best Dance Video. He then released his solo album in 2004 titled Jordan Knight Performs New Kids on the Block. He collaborated with Nick Carter for their album Nick & Knight in 2014.
Jordan also appeared on television as the judge of the show American Juniors, a spin-off of American Idol. He was also among the cast of reality series The Surreal Life, which aired on VH1. He also featured in the game show hosted by Penn Jillette titled ‘Identity.’
Awards & Achievements
Jordan Knight has been the best singer of his era who has continuously worked hard throughout his career to achieve his dream. His songs have reached the top charts several times. The album he released in 2011 reached the number 8 spot of the US Billboard Independent Albums chart. In 1999, he was nominated for Best Dance Video in the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA). He has not won any official awards so far in his career. As a successful solo artist, Jordan has been able to sell over 2 million copies of his album worldwide.
Net Worth & Salary of Jordan Knight in 2021
As of 2021, the net worth of Jordan Knight is calculated to be around $20 million. He has released numerous albums throughout his career after working independently as well as in a band. The records were global blockbusters and were the crowd’s favorite. He has also performed in live concerts, through which he received a hefty sum of money.
Jordan Knight is an American singer-songwriter and actor who was in his prime during the 1990s. He was the lead singer in a band called New Kids on the Block (NKOTB), but later, he worked independently. Jordan’s solo career started in 1999 when Jordan dropped his debut single “Give it To You’. He has released several singles and albums throughout his career, which were global hits.