|Real Name/Full Name||Jason Thomas Mraz|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Jason Mraz|
|Birth Place:||Virginia, USA|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||23 June 1977|
|Age/How Old:||46 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 72 Kg
In Pounds – 159 lbs
|Hair Color:||Light Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Tom (Tomáš) Mraz
Mother – June Tomes Mraz
|School:||Mechanicsville High School|
|College:||American Musical and Dramatical Academy|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Christina Carano|
|Profession:||Singer, songwriter, and musician|
|Net Worth:||$12 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2023|
The music industry has really evolved over the years and has become something spectacular. There are so many artists in the industry and each one of them representing a specific genre. We can all agree that all music is good, but the preference of music depends on the listener. One of the most common genres today is pop rock/alternative rock and there is no better representative of the genre than Jason Mraz.
Jason Mraz is an American musical artist who represents pop rock/alternative rock. The artist has been performing for more than two decades now, and he is nothing short of spectacular. His fast-paced music style really connected with the audience and made him one of the best in this genre.
Well, how well do you know about Jason Mraz? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jason Mraz’s net worth in 2023, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Jason Mraz to date.
Biography and Early Life
Jason Mraz was born as Jason Thomas Mraz on the 23rd of June, 1977. His parents are Tom (Tomáš) Mraz and June Tomes Mraz. His family is of Czech and Slovak origin from his grandfather’s side. His grandfather moved to the United States of America in 1915 from Austria-Hungary. His father was a postal worker while his mother was the vice president of a branch of Bank of America. Unfortunately, his parents divorced when he was five years old.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Jason Mraz in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jason Mraz’s age is 46 years old as of today’s date 21st September 2023 having been born on 23 June 1977. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 159 lbs in Pound and 72kg in Kilograms.
Jason went to Mechanicsville High School where he was a member of the cheerleading squad, school chorus and the drama club. In the play, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Jason starred as Joseph and Snoopy in the play about the Peanuts characters.
He graduated high school in 1995 and attended the American Musical and Dramatical Academy for about a year and a half to work on musical theatre. While he was there, a friend of his gave him a guitar, learned how to play it and could write his own music. He later enrolled at the Longwood University on a scholarship but instead of attending classes, he moved to San Diego after taking a road trip there.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Mraz was engaged to Tristan Prettyman, a singer-songwriter and also his long-time best friend. Their engagement was on the Christmas Eve of 2010, but they broke off their engagement 6 months later. On the 25th of October 2015, he married Christina Carano in a private ceremony in his hometown of Mechanicsville, Virginia.
He lives a healthy lifestyle and says that he mostly eats raw vegan food. He said that this lifestyle has really influenced his music. He even owns a five and a half acre avocado farm in Oceanside, California. He is an investor of Café Gratitude, a Los Angeles vegan restaurant. Mraz also made a statement that he was a supporter of the LGBT community.
Is Jason Mraz Gay?
In an interview with the New York Post, Mraz said that he identifies as a bisexual.
After moving to San Diego in 1999, he became a roadie for the band, Elgin Park. He performed at the coffee house Java Joe’s in the Ocean Beach neighborhood once a week for three years. After building a following in San Diego, he released his first album in 1999 called, A Jason Mraz Demonstration which were self-released and pressed in a limited number of copies.
In 2001, he signed a recording contract with Elektra Records and moved to Los Angeles. On October 15, 2002, he released his first major-label debut album, waiting for my Rocket to Come which peaked at number 55 on the Billboard 200. The following two years were brilliant for him following the success of his first album.
On July 26, 2005, he released his second major label album, Mr. A-Z, which was produced for Atlantic Records. Similar to his first album experience, he had some great years from 2005 to 2007 as he promoted the album on a tour and did a lot of opening acts in other tours. His track, The Beauty in the Ugly was rewritten for the ABC television show, Ugly Betty.
In 2008, he released his third studio album, We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things. Which debuted at number 3 on the Billboard 200. This album was a huge success. The song, I’m Yours took the world by storm. It topped the charts in countries all over the world and was also nominated for a Grammy Award.
Despite all of his success, Mraz is also known for his philanthropic work in support of the LGBT community and fighting slavery.
Mraz’s career has earned him quite a number of awards such as the 2002 San Diego Music Awards for Best Acoustic and Artist of the Year. He also won the 2009 Teen Choice Award for Choice Album, the 2010 Surf Industry Manufacturers Association Humanitarian of the Year (philanthropic work) and many others.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jason Mraz in 2023
Jason Mraz had a steady and successful music career that has earned him a net worth of approximately $12 million as of 2023. However, for Mraz, wealth isn’t so important him, he prefers using his position to help the less fortunate.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Jason’s surname (Mraz), is Czech which means frost.
- Jason became the first international artist to perform in Myanmar (Burma) on the 16thof December 2012.
Jason Mraz’s career has been far from ordinary. The free-spirited man from Virginia embraced what he loved and decided to do it forever. He is also appreciated for all the philanthropic work that he has been doing.