Who is Samantha Jade and what is her net worth 2018? A renowned Australian actress, singer, songwriter and former child model Samantha Jade Gibbs is a multi talented personality. Jade is the only woman ever to have won the X Factor Australia. After winning the X factor season 4 in 2012, Jade released her winner single “What you’ve Done to Me” with Sony Music Australia. Jade is known for her work in the genre of R&B, pop, electronic music, dance-pop and soul music. She had also written songs for Ashley Tisdale and JoJo. Jade considers herself as a light lyric soprano and regards Beyonce, Mariah Carey and Robyn as her musical influences.
Samantha Jade Gibbs was born in Perth, Australia on 18 April 1987. Her parents are of mixed ethnicity. Kevin Gibbs, her father is of Anglo-Indian descent while her mother late Jacqueline Deans Gibbs was of Scottish descent. Jade is the eldest of the three children, with two younger brother Alex Gibbs and Thomas TJ Gibbs. Jade’s mother Jacqueline died due to cancer on June 2014.
Jade started her modelling career as soon at the age of nine, when she participated and won a talent singing show. She moved to Los Angeles to pursue her career in Hollywood. In 2004 she was signed by Jive Records and recorded a few demo tracks. Meanwhile, she also wrote song Secret Love for JoJo. Jade recorded the title song of hit movie Step Up. In 2007, Jade released her debut album My Name is Samantha Jade. Jade wasn’t that successful at first and was dropped by Jive Records. She started working on music independently.
Jade recorded the controversial album Golden Touch for the American record label Affinity West Entertainment. Apart from her singing career she also acted in movies in Beneath the Blue in 2009. Jade also recorded a song with David Guetta in his album One Love. Jade took her step towards stardom when she auditioned for forth season of X factor. After winning the X-Factor she en-cashed her popularity and released her winner’s single via iTunes.
Samantha Jade had a long time serious relationship with Christian Nilsson . Post breakup with Christian, she was very shy and reluctant to date. Most lately , she was rumoured to be dating his co-star Nic Westaway.
Education: Jade was born in Perth, Australia. Apart from being active as a child model she was very active in studies. She attended the Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School. She had already won a talent show and a celebrity, when she joined the Hampton Senior High School.
Samantha Jade Net Worth
Samantha Jade’s estimated net worth is approximately $6 million. Samantha Jade’s hard work finally gained recognition when she won the X factor. Her song “What you’ve Done to me” for sales of more than 210,000 copies was awarded triple platinum. Apart from her singing career her active participation in movies and TV shows adds significantly to her net worth. Her album Soldier also was record breaking with sales of more than 35,000 copies. Samantha Jade’s net worth rose to five million due to her incredible albums and you tube channel.
Samantha Jade after her failed career as a singer in Hollywood moved back to Perth. Jade moved back to his hometown, when jade and Jive Records were unable to negotiate a contract. Jade decided to get back to her father in Perth and started working in his ware house in Western Australia.
Samantha Jade, till date, has released two studio albums and fourteen singles. She has been involved as featured artist in one song and eight promotional single. Jade had been spotted flaunting herself in eleven music videos. Her first album “Samantha Jade” was released under Sony music Australia on December 2012. Samantha’s second album Nine was available from November 2015. Her impressive list of singles as lead artist includes hits like Step up 2006, Fire starter and Soldier 2013, Up 2014, Sweet Talk and shake that 2015.
Jade for her unparalleled work has been nominated for various prestigious awards. She was awarded the favorite Australian Female artist in 2012. Jade’s song was nominated was best song of the year in ARIA music awards in 2013. She also has been nominated as World’s Best female artist , World’s best Live act , world’s best song and World’s best entertainer of the year all in 2014.
Samantha Jade tries to remain out of controversy and live a simple life. She is mainly in headline due to her work. Most recently, she buzzed the social media when she performed live on stage with her fellow artist Cyrus Jade also launched her official makeup line in collaboration with Models prefer.
Samantha Jade’s only passion has always been music. She failed to establish herself as a singer in Hollywood. But she never gave up on her dreams. She always believed in herself and decided to start again finally rising to stardom. Her struggle and rise to stardom after being labeled unsuccessful is commendable. Jade is a good human being and can also be seen in various cancer awareness events.