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Jaci Velasquez Biography

Updated On 21 Mar, 2019 Published On 05 Jan, 2015
Jaci Velasquez

Facts of Jaci Velasquez

Date of Birth :
Age : 44 years old
Family Name : Velasquez
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Libra
Height : 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Jaci Velasquez
Birth Name Jacquelyn Davette Velasquez
Nick Name Jaci
Father David Velasquez
Birth Place/City Houston, Texas, USA
Profession Gospel music singer
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Net Worth $8.5 Million USD
Body Measurements 32-28-30 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Face Color White
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Brown
Weight in KG 54 kg
Shoe Size 9.3
Breast Size 32 B
Waist size 28 in
Hip Size 30 in
Neck Size 8.5
Married Married
Married to Darren Potuck,Nic Gonzales
Children No Children
Divorce Divorced to Darren Potuck
Awards Dove awards
Movies Around 7 movies

Relationship short Statistics of Jaci Velasquez

What is Jaci Velasquez marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Jaci Velasquez have ? (name): 2 Children
Is Jaci Velasquez having any relationship affair ?: Yes2 affair
Is Jaci Velasquez Lesbian ? No

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

  1. First Affair with Darren Potuck

    Her first known boyfriend's name is Darren Potuck. There is no any information about their relationship.

  2. Second Affair with Nic Gonzales

    After that she had an affair with Nic Gonzales. There is also no any information about their relationship.

Jaci Velasquez Married

First Marriage with Darren Potuck

Jaci got married to Darren Potuck in 2003. He was the member of band Auto Vaughn. After two years of marriage they got separated for unspecific reasons.

Second Marriage with Nic Gonzalez

After her divorced with her first husband she got married to a Salvator, a Christian band named Nic Gonzalez . She now is happily married.

Jaci Velasquez Children

SON : Zealand David Gonzalez

Father: Nick Gonzales

She gave birth to her child in 2007 from her present husband. Her first child is a son. His name is Zealand David Gonzalez.

SON : Soren Arthur Gonzáles

Father: Nick Gonzales

After two years in 2009 she again gave birth to a child from her present husband. Her second child is also a son and his name is Soren Arthur Gonzáles.

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