Jojo Siwa Bio

Jojo Siwa is an American dancer, singer, actress and YouTuber. Let’s take a look at her family and personal life, age, birthday, career, net worth, boyfriends, and some fun facts.

Quick Facts

Nick Name: Joelle Joanie Siwa

Birthday: May 19, 2003

Nationality: American

Sun Sign: Taurus

Age: 15 Years, 15 Year Old Females

Born in: Omaha, Nebraska

Famous as: You Tuber, Dancer, Singer

Height: 1.65 (m)

Family:

father: Tom Siwa

mother: Jessalynn Siwa

siblings: Jayden Siwa

City, States, Provinces & Districts: Nebraska

More Facts

education: mostly homeschooled

Populartiy Index
Vloggers #137 YouTube Singers #18 YouTube Dancers #4 Social Media Stars #330 Teens and Kids #5
Continue Reading Below

Jojo Siwa, also known as Joelle Joanie Siwa, is an American YouTube celebrity, dancer, actress, and singer. She was the youngest contestant to participate in the second series of 'Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition' and she gained popularity when she appeared in the fifth-sixth season of ‘Dance Moms’ reality show. She has also enacted in skits for Nickelodeon’s Not-So-Valentine Special as guest artist. Further. her first song “Boomerang” went viral on YouTube and also won her the prestigious RIAA: Gold certifications. Her songs are very motivating and vocal against online bullying. She has a strong social media influence because of her active presence on Television and websites. She is also a successful entrepreneur as her merchandise and accessories sell at retail stores and on the internet. She has signed a book deal with iReach/ Amulet Books and her book is titled “JoJo’s Guide to Sweet Life." Her book talks about her positive attitude towards life and how she battled all social media negativity and it is to be published in October 2017.

Recommended Lists:

Recommended Lists:

Continue Reading Below
Jojo Siwa
The Meteoric Rise To Stardom
  • Jojo Siwa started to dance at a tender age of 5 initially at her mother’s dance school. Her talent became evident to the world when she competed in the season’s series of AUDC (Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition) as the youngest of the lot and she ranked among top 5 of the finalists but she got eliminated within a week.
  • She didn’t get disheartened and started to audition for Abby Lee Miller’s ALDC competition and got selected in 2015. Simultaneously in 2015-2016 Jojo Siwa and her mom started to appear in the reality show Dance Moms 5th-6th season and went on to win in that series .While performing in this show she got selected in Abby Lee Dance company’s elite team replacing Chloe.
  • She also performed as guest star in ‘Make It Pop’, ‘Bizardvark’ (Disney Channel) and ‘The Thundermans’ in 2016. Later Nickelodeon signed a contract with her to perform for their channel. In 2016, she won the Industry Dance Award as favourite dancer in 17 years age group category.
  • Her first song video upload on YouTube ‘I Can Make U Dance’ became very popular and Jojo Siwa further justified her singing talent with the profound success of her single “Boomerang”. In this particular song she raises her voice against all the negative comments shared through social media. She further states that one should not listen to the haters but come back with a bang and fulfil their dreams.
  • As she gained popularity, her signature colourful bows and accessories became a fashion trend. In 2013, she released her exclusive Jo Jo Collection (Dancewear) with Tilt Dancewear (shop) and in 2016 she signed a business contract with Claire’s. She now has her own JoJo bow line in their stores.
  • She has huge fan following on social media with more than 10 million subscribers in Musical.ly, over 3.1 million subscribers on her YouTube channel and over 5 million followers on Instagram.
  • As of April, 2017, her net worth is estimated to be approximately 1 million dollars making her financially affluent at a very young age.
  • She also very recently received the Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Award as Favourite Viral Music Artist of 2017.
Top
Continue Reading Below
Controversies & Scandals
  • Certain schools in USA have banned her colourful bows for their students. The Pioneer posted that the school authorities found these to be obnoxious, humongous and breaching the uniform code. A recent controversy arose just after the Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards when many fans of Jacob Sartorius stated that JoJo Siwa had rigged and paid to win.
Top
Behind The Curtains
  • Jojo Siwa was born on May 19, 2003 at Omaha, Nebraska to Tom Siwa and Jessalynn Siwa. Her father is a Chiropractor at Northwest Chiropractic and her mother runs her own dance school. Her mother is very supportive and has also performed with her at numerous reality shows.
  • Her actual hair colour is brown but her mother has been bleaching it since childhood.
  • Jojo Siwa states that most of her bows are handmade by her mother. She has an elder, Jayden Siwa, and he is an Instagram star and celebrity dancer. She was initially home schooled but at present she is attending 8th Grade and resides with her mother in Los Angeles.
  • People started to hear about her relationship with Matty B who is a rap artist and internet star after she starred in one of his videos. At present she is more focussed in her career. She loves hip-hop and jazz dance styles and dislikes ballet.
Top

Follow Jojo Siwa On:

Facebook
Twitter
YouTube
Instagram
Last Updated : August 17, 2018

Pictures of Jojo Siwa

Jojo Siwa Fans Also Viewed

Jessalynn Siwa
(American)
Jayden Siwa
(American)
Adalia Rose
(American)
Ryan ToysReview
(American)

Audrey Nethery
(American)
Elle McBroom
(American)
Zircon
(American)
Tegan Marie
(American)

Also Listed In

Jojo Siwa