Facts of Jaci Velasquez
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||43 years old|
|Family Name :||Velasquez|
|Birth Country :||United States|
|Birth Sign :||Libra|
|Height :||5 Feet 6 Inch|
|Birth Name||Jacquelyn Davette Velasquez|
|Birth Place/City||Houston, Texas, USA|
|Profession||Gospel music singer|
|Net Worth||$8.5 Million USD|
|Body Measurements||32-28-30 (Bust-Waist-Hip)|
|Weight in KG||54 kg|
|Breast Size||32 B|
|Waist size||28 in|
|Hip Size||30 in|
|Married to||Darren Potuck,Nic Gonzales|
|Divorce||Divorced to Darren Potuck|
|Movies||Around 7 movies|
Jacquelyn Davette Velasquez is an American Latin pop and Contemporary Christian songwriter, singer as well as an actress. She sings and writes songs in both Spanish and English languages.
Early Life of Jaci Velasquez
Jaci Velasquez was born Jacquelyn "Jaci" Davette Velasquez on October 15, 1979, in Houston, Texas. She is American and has Mexican, Spanish, French, Scottish, and Arab ancestry.
Velasquez was raised in an evangelical church where her parents were singers and pastors. Her singing passion is inspired by her father.
Jaci Velasquez's Career
Velasquez is the first solo artist who reaches Gold status with a debut album prior to the release of a sophomore project in the history of Christian music. In 1996, she released her national debut album, Heavenly Place and five of its songs became no.1 hits of the year. Later, it was certified as Platinum.
In 1998, she signed to Sony discos in 1998. Although she performs Latin music, she isn't fluent in Spanish. Velasquez signed with In pop records and she released her album, Diamond.
Besides singing, she has appeared in movies too like, The Encounter, The Chasing Papi, I'm Not Ashamed. She has been nominated for many awards including Grammy Awards, Latin Billboard Music Award, and Latin Grammy Award.
Jaci Velasquez has won many Dove Awards. She has been recognized as the fastest selling solo debut recording artist in her genre. She had been invited by First Lady Laura Bush and President Bush to perform in Washington DC at Gospel Music.
Jaci Velasquez's Personal Life
Jacin Velasquez, 38 is a married woman, she tied the knot with Nic Gonzales on December 17, 2006, at an intimate ceremony in Austin, Texas. Gonzales is a member of Salvador, a Christian group with whom she had been touring.
The duo is proud parents of two children, Zealand (born on 2007) and Soren (born on 2009). In December 2014, the couple was featured in an episode of the home remodeling reality TV show Renovation Realities.
Previously, she was married to Darren Potuck, of the band AutoVaughn on August 16, 2003. However, the couple couldn't handle their relationship and had divorced in 2005.
Jaci Velasquez's Net Worth
Velasquez is one of the successful Contemporary Christian musicians and actress. Her estimated net worth is $8.5 Million. In 1996, her debut album, Heavenly Place was certified Platinum.
In 2003, she made her acting debut with Chasing Papi which succeeds to collect the $6 million worldwide and reached no.11 at the box office.
Jaci Velasquez Affairs
First Affair with Darren Potuck
Her first known boyfriend's name is Darren Potuck. There is no any information about their relationship.
Second Affair with Nic Gonzales
After that she had an affair with Nic Gonzales. There is also no any information about their relationship.