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Jason Derülo

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With a knack for finding new angles to tried-and-true R&B trends, Jason Derulo launched his career while still in his teens, first as a songwriter for other artists and later as a solo performer. Born to Haitian parents in Miramar, Florida, he started singing at an early age. He attended performing arts schools in Florida and took some early stabs at music composition, writing his first song at the age of eight. His writing skills began attracting attention, and by his teenage years, Derulo had begun composing tracks for artists like Lil Wayne, Pitbull, and Pleasure P. He also wrote "Bossy" for Birdman, a New Orleans-based rapper, and made a guest appearance on the song, highlighting his ability as a vocalist. After signing to a subsidiary of Warner Bros., Derulo began making the transition from behind-the-scenes songwriter to mainstream performer. His first hit arrived during the summer of 2009, when he wrapped a sample of Imogen Heap's "Hide and Seek" (a song made popular by its appearance in the second season finale of The O.C., as well as the Saturday Night Live sketch Dear Sister) around a sleek modern soul beat. Titled "Whatcha Say," the song topped the Billboard charts and cracked the Top Ten in multiple foreign countries, including Canada, Australia, Sweden, Switzerland, and the U.K. A second single, "In My Head," peaked at number five in America, and Derulo's full-length debut album arrived in early 2010. Future History followed in 2011, along with its hit single "Don't Wanna Go Home." At the start of 2012, he embarked on the Future History Tour, but broke one of his vertebrae during rehearsals. As a result of his neck injury, he canceled the entire tour. Recuperating and reflecting upon his injury, he announced details of his new album and released the single "The Other Side" in April 2013. Derulo's follow-up, "Talk Dirty," featuring 2 Chainz, shot to number three on the pop chart during the summer of 2013, and the album Tattoos was released in September in most territories. The U.S. received a retooled version of the album in 2014 titled Talk Dirty. It featured several new tracks, including "Wiggle" featuring Snoop Dogg, which reached the Top Ten in the summer of 2014. ~ Jason Thurston & Andrew Leahey
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Stations Featuring Jason Derülo

    Jason Derulo: I Am The DJ

    Jason Derulo: I Am The DJ
    8 songs

    New Pop First

    New Pop First
    2 songs

    Teen Pop

    Teen Pop
    7 songs

    Party Hits

    Party Hits
    5 songs

    The Slacker Top 40

    1 song

    Weekly Hip Hop/R&B Countdown

    1 song

    Bruno Mars: DNA

    4 songs

    Pop Workout

    2 songs

    New R&B First

    2 songs

    Today's Hits

    1 song

    Hip Hop/R&B Hits

    3 songs

    Pop Pool Party

    4 songs

    Big Champagne 50

    1 song

    YOLO Radio

    2 songs

    Hip Hop Workout

    1 song

    Florida Georgia Line: DNA

    2 songs

    Graduation Party

    3 songs

    Luke Bryan: I Am The DJ

    2 songs

    Florida Georgia Line: I Am The DJ

    1 song

    SoundHound Radio

    3 songs

    '00s #1 Hits

    1 song

    Dance Hits

    1 song

    '00s Hits

    1 song

    Rihanna: DNA

    1 song

    Pop Remix

    1 song

    Now THIS Is Music

    3 songs

    Michael Jackson: DNA

    3 songs

    Hip Hop/R&B

    1 song

    Party Hip Hop/R&B

    5 songs

    Reggaeton/Hip Hop

    1 song

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Top Songs by Jason Derülo

  1.   Song Popularity
  2.   Talk Dirty
  3.   Whatcha Say
  4.   In My Head
  5.   The Other Side
  6.   Want To Want Me
  7.   Wiggle
  8.   Trumpets
  9.   Ridin' Solo
  10.   Don't Wanna Go Home
  11.   Marry Me
  12.   It Girl
  13.   Breathing
  14.   Get Ugly
  15.   What If
  16.   The Sky's the Limit
  17.   Bubblegum
  18.   Zipper
  19.   Fight For You
  20.   Kama Sutra by Kid Ink
  21.   With the Lights On
  22.   Stupid Love
  23.   Blind
  24.   Fallen
  25.   Encore
  26.   Bleed Out
  27.   Undefeated
  28.   Pick Up the Pieces
  29.   Givin' Up
  30.   Love Hangover
  31.   Vertigo
  32.   Tattoo
  33.   Fire
  34.   Strobelight
  35.   Side FX
  36.   Rest of Our Life
  37.   X
  38.   Pick Up the Pieces
  39.   Make It Up As We Go
  40.   Dumb
  41.   That's My Shhh
  42.   Be Careful
  43.   Queen of Hearts
  44.   She Said
  45.   The Sky's the Limit [Album
  46.   Platinum Club Mix
  47.   Overdose
  48.   Give It to Me
  49.   Kama Sutra

Albums by Jason Derülo

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