Jesse Powell Age, Career, Death, Marital Status, and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Jesse Powell. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.

  1. What does Powell do for a living?
  2. Who are Powell’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Powell’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Powell married or does he have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
  5. Does Powell have any children?
  6. Where is Powell now?
  7. How tall is Powell?
  8. How much money does Powell earn?
  9. What is Powell’s net worth?

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Who is Jesse Powell?

Jesse Powell was an American well-known R&B and soul singer-songwriter. He was discovered by Louil Silas Jr., and was best known for his hit “You” which peaked on the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 10. In his career, he released four albums and was the older brother of fellow contemporary R&B singers Trina & Tamara. Moreover, he was credited with a four-octave vocal range. And was a Grammy nominee.

How Old Is Jesse Powell?

He was 51 years old at the time of his death on September 13, 2022. Having been born on September 12, 1971, in Gary, Indiana, U.S. Powell shared his birthdate with celebrities such as; RM, Paul Walker (1973-2013), Pierre Boo, Jayla Walton, Sydney Sweeney, and many more.

Jesse Powell Family

Who are Jesse Powell’s Parents?

He was born to Emerald Williams (Mother) but his father’s name and whereabouts are not mentioned on the internet.

Does Jesse Powell have Siblings?

He has three siblings. Two sisters by name, Tamara Powell and Trina Powell (both singers). And a brother by the name of Jacob Powell.

Jesse Powell Education

Information regarding where he received his high school/college education is not mentioned on the internet.

A Photo of Jesse Powell
A Photo of Jesse Powell

Jesse Powell’s Marital Status

He was not married during his lifetime. And there is no information regarding his relationships.

Jesse Powell Kids

There is no news on the internet showing whether he had kids or not. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.

Jesse Powell Career

His family performed in local talent shows and in 1993, Powell attracted the attention of producer Carl Roland in Kansas City. Following an artist showcase, he went on to be signed by Louil Silas to his Silas Records imprint. Later after three years, he completed the work of his debut album. His first single “All I Need” was released in March 1996, and written by Powell, Sam Salter, and Laney Stewart. The single went on to peak at #32 on the Billboard R&B chart.

On March 12, 1996, his self-titled album was released and opened at #35 on the Billboard R&B and #32 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart. In 1998, he began to work on his second album, debuting the lead single “I Wasn’t with It”. The single became his first single to chart on the Billboard Hot 100 (#85 US, #25 R&B). Bolstered by the success of the single, on September 8, 1998, his second album ‘Bout It was released and topped the Heatseekers chart. In February 1999, the album’s second single, “You” was released.

Career Continuation

And it went on to become the biggest hit, peaking at #2 on the Billboard Hot R&B Hip Hop Songs chart and #10 on the Billboard Hot 100. Furthermore, the record was certified gold by the RIAA peaking at #15 on R&B and #63 on the Billboard 200. Following Silas Records’ merger with MCA Records, Powell’s first release on the label was the single “If I” in 2000. And the single went on to peak at No. 58 on the R&B chart. On March 27, 2001, his third studio album, JP was released.

And it opened at #18 in R&B and #71 on the Billboard 200. He followed this with a second single “Something in the Past” (#67 R&B) in addition to him doing a promotion for the release. The next year, he left the label and signed with Riviera Records. On October 14, 2003, his fourth studio album, Jesse was released and was supported by the singles “By the Way” (#99 R&B) and “Touching It Tonight” (#85R&B).

Jesse Powell Height and Measurements

Adding up to his well-built body, he stood at a height of 6ft 2inches (1.88m) and a weight of 84kg (185lbs).

Jesse Powell’s Salary and Net Worth

His salary is not mentioned on the internet but had an estimated net worth of between $1.5 million and $2 million.