American record producer and rapper, Jon Bellion, achieved widespread fame in the American music industry in the year 2016 following the release of his widely acclaimed single titled ‘All Time Low’. The long-standing entertainer currently has two studio albums and four mixtapes to his credit. The talented rapper is also notable for his music style which includes Hip hop, pop, R&B, and indie-pop musical genres.
Bellion who is currently signed onto Capitol Records and Visionary Music Group is credited to have written many highly rated songs as well as provided the vocals for top artistes like Jason Derulo and Eminem. The rapper also has a number of musical influences from which he draws his inspiration from. Read on as we share the various pointers to Jon Bellion’s musical influences we have uncovered so far coupled with his net worth and his marital status.
A Peek Into Jon Bellion’s Musical Career
One can rightly say that Jon Bellion’s musical passion was kindled during his junior year at high school. Shortly after leaving high school, Jon was enrolled in a music program at the prestigious Five Towns College in New York. However, he dropped out of Five Towns College with the hope of pursuing his songwriting career and Kara Elizabeth DioGuardi, a veteran songwriter, and composer is believed to have mentored Jon in the area of songwriting. The American songwriter worked under DioGuardi while she served as an A&R executive at Warner Brothers. The experiences he gained while working with Kara helped hone and nurture his songwriting skills and he went on to sign a writing contract through DioGuardi’s publishing company.
In addition to Kara, the rap sensation also has a number of other musicians who have in one way or the other shaped his music career. In the formative years of Jon Bellion’s career, the likes of Paul Simon, John Mayer, Coldplay, Pharrell Williams, and Eminem heavily inspired the type of songs he wrote and did. More so, Bellion holds award-winning rapper Kanye West in high esteem as he considers him as a major musical influence.
Jon has also publicly acknowledged that he draws inspiration from the J Dilla’s music and Disney Pixar film productions. J Dilla up until his death in 2006 was a widely celebrated rapper and record producer. It was reported that the inspiration for Bellion’s first studio album titled ‘The Definition’ and a single titled ‘The Human Condition’ was loosely gotten from J Dilla’s music and Disney Pixar films. More so, in a documentary he featured, the widely acclaimed artiste revealed that he looks up to his college bandmates. Jon went further to state that the things he learned and picked up while working with them helped shape his musical career.
How Much is the Musician Worth?
The widely acclaimed songwriter has a net worth estimated to be $4 million and a significant portion of this is attributed to his musical career. However, as a songwriter, Jon Bellion has also made it big as he has written songs for a number of top American artists. He has been credited to have written the chorus for Eminem’s hit single ‘The Monster’ which featured Rihanna. The single went on to win a Grammy Award in 2015. The popular Jason Derulo top-grossing song ‘Trumpets’ was also written by Bellion.
Jon has also headlined a number of nation-wide tours which have brought him a lot of fame and wealth. More so, the rap star earned for his voice roles and his most recent voice role was in the 2018 Dragon Ball Super: Broly where he starred as Male Frieza Soldier B. The talented singer also earns a considerable sum from endorsement deals signed with corporate brands and companies. From all these, he has a net worth estimated to be $4 million. Following the growth of Bellion’s career, we expect his net worth to keep increasing.
Jon Bellion’s Relationship Life
Despite the fact that Jon has been romantically involved with several women, he still has not settled down. Bellion’s marital status still reads single as he is yet to tie the nuptial knot with any woman. However, reports indicate that the popular record producer is currently in a ‘steady’ relationship but the identity of the lady in question remains unknown at this time. Hence, Bellion’s present family members consist of his mother, father, and siblings whom he grew up with in Lake Grove, New York City.