Golden Buzzer recipient of America’s Got Talent Season 16 Jimmie Herrod is a Pacific Northwest-based artist and performer who is recognized for his subtle and thoughtful lyricism.
As a kid, music was a way to express things that Jimmie couldn’t have put into words and gradually it transformed into his dream of performing his own music.
Jimmie who currently resides in Portland, Oregon is openly gay. Here let's learn more about Jimmie's dating life, family, career, and earnings.
Boyfriend And Dating Life
Openly gay artist Jimmie Herrod is dating his Russian boyfriend Ruslan Kamalov. Jimmie’s partner Ruslan is a grievance and appeals specialist at Villagecare.
It is unclear when Jimmie and his boyfriend Ruslan began dating but Ruslanfirst appeared on Jimmie’s Instagram in late September 2020. Even though Ruslan’s social media is private, Jimmie often provides an insight into his love and travels with his boyfriend Ruslan.
Jimmie has been working as an artist since 2009. Though Jimmie loved singing he was hesitant to do a public performance unless he could hide in a choir. However, his mom motivated him to put his musical gifts to work. She gave him a great idea to perform at physical rehabilitation centers and senior centers for a small fee.
After doing such jobs during his high school, Jimmie began feeling comfortable performing and also discovered that he not only loved singing but also loved connecting with the people he met.
He relocated to New York City at the start of 2020 to pursue his career. Prior to the pandemic, Jammie was traveling to Asia, Europe, and Israel with the band Lauderdale calls-rollicking around-the-world musical adventure
Moreover, Jammie has released his solo albums titled “Falling In Love” and “Learning To Love Myself” and in 2018 he also recorded the song “Exodus” which is his first single with Pink Martini.
Jimmie Herrod auditioned in the America’s Got Talent season 16 where he performed ‘Tomorrow’ by singer Annie and received a Golden Buzzer from Simon which advanced him into the quarterfinals for live performance. During the quarterfinals, Jimmie again wowed all the judges and audiences as he performed “Pure Imagination”. As of now, Jimmie is announced as one of the finalists of AGT season 16.
How much Is Jimmie Herrod’s Net Worth?
Being a rising artist Jimmie’s earnings may also be inclining. While some speculate his net worth to be ranging in hundred thousand dollars others speculate his net worth to range in millions. However, Jimmie’s exact net worth hasn’t been disclosed yet but we can conclude that he may earn handsome sums as a talented artist.
Bio: Family And Siblings
Jimmie Herrod was born on 14 October 1990 to father Jimmie Herrod and mother La Tonya in Tacoma, Washington, United States.
He is the only child of his parents, so Jimmie does not have any siblings and he is also very close to his parents.
As per his education, Jimmie attended Mount Tahoma High school. He then earned a Bachelor of Music degree in music composition and performance from Cornish College of the Arts in 2013. Later, he earned a Masters of Music in Jazz Studies from Portland State University in 2016. During his time at Portland State University, he subsequently used to teach jazz voice.
Furthermore, Jammie also worked in the 5th Avenue Theater and in Seattle’s lauded musical theater scene at ArtsWest.
Height, Age, Birthday
According to the wiki, Jimmie Herrod stands at the height of about 5 feet and 8 inches, which is around 1.73m.
Talking about his age, Jimmie is 30 years old as of now and will turn 31 on his birthday in 2021. Jimmie celebrates his birthday on 14 October so his zodiac sign is Libra.