Jordan Knight career, relationship, net worth, height, and weight
Jordan Marcel Knight, also known as Jordan Knight, is a famous American actor and singer. He was born on 17 May 2019 in Massachusetts, US.
He was a notable member of the band New Kids on Block, popular in the 80s and 90s. The boy music band comprised five kids who were from the Boston area; they were Donnie Wahlberg, Danny Wood, Joey McIntyre, and brothers Jordan Knight and Jonathan Knight. The band gained fame in pop culture. However, due to an increase in panic attacks, Jonathan Knight left the group, and the rest decided to disband the group. The band was split in 1994, and after that, members continued their solo career in different fields. Jordan Knight released his first solo, “Give it to you,” in 1999, which gave him immense popularity.
Jordan Knight is from Worcester, Massachusetts who holds both Canadian and American citizenship. Both his parents are from Canada. His father, William Knight, comes from Meaford, Ontario, whereas his mother, Marlene Lenore, is from Dunnville, Ontario. William and Marlene are known to be Episcopal priests.
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Jordan has six siblings where he is the youngest of all. He has two older sisters named Sharon and Allison Knight and three older brothers, Christopher, Jonathan, and David Knight. Jonathan was a part of the boy band group New Kids. Later he left the band because he was suffering from panic attacks.
Jordan used to play in a youth baseball league in Dorchester, Massachusetts. He was ill-treated by his teammates because of his lack of аthlеtісіѕm. He dealt with bullying throughout his childhood as his teammates used to say that he threw the ball like a girl.
Jordan Knight is 51 years old. He is a 5’11’’ feet and inches tall man and weighs 163 lbs in pounds and 74kg in kilograms. His height and weight depict a splendid body physique. He has a fair complexion and a charming smile.
Jordan has not revealed his educational background to the public. So very few details are known about his education. It is claimed that he graduated from William Monroe Trotter School, situated in Roxbury, Massachusetts. In his early teens, he joined the youth baseball league in Dorchester, but he was called out by his teammates. Jordan’s further education information is not disclosed to the media.
Evelyn Melendez, who is a model, has been in an on-again-off-again relationship with Jordan Knight since 1992. They broke up in 1996 but got back together in 1998. One time they got engaged before breaking up again in 2001. They reconciled their relationship, and they decided to get married.
Jordan and Evelyn took their vows on 12 September 2004. At his wedding, Jordan sang the song “I’ll Be Loving You,” dedicated to Evelyn.
The couple is blessed with two sons, Dante Jordan, who was born on 25 August 1999, and Eric Jordan, born on 21 February 2007. Jordan stated that after his first kid, parental duties became challenging.
From 1967 to 1997, Jordan had been in a relationship with Shanna Moakler. He was also involved with Jessica Huntington.
Evelyn Melendez is a low-key person and has a profession in modeling. Most of the information is unknown to the media as she has not revealed her personal life.
Jordan Knight is not gay. He is a straight sexual-oriented person who never had rumors about his sexuality. He is the spouse of Evelyn Melendez since 2004. Jordan is the father of two sons, and he is living a happily together life with his family.
At the age of 14, he started his career in music and joined a boy band called New Kids On The Block with Maurice Starr as the producer. The band members were Donnie Wahlberg, Danny Wood, Joey Maclntyre, and his older brother Jonathan Knight. He is a self-taught artist. He learned to play piano and kеуbоаrd on his own and wrote songs side by side.
Maurice Starr denied considering Jordan’s song. The boy band had sold over 80 million records and received a large sum of money from the concerts they performed and made easier for later boy bands like Backstreets Boys and NSYNC. The band was split in 1994, and everyone followed their solo career, but after 15 years in 2008, NKOTB reunited.
Jordan Knight’s first single came out in 1999 called “ Give it to You,” which was a hit, and he received lots of praises. After that, in 2004, he released a remix album. He also made a medium-length album, The Fix.
In 2006, he released another album, “ Love Songs,” under Transcontinental Records. His third album was called “Unfinished,” which was released on 31 May 2011.
Jordan is a remarkable vocalist. Apart from his passion for music, he is also a marvelous actor. He was the judge in the American Juniors film. He made an appearance in “Surreal Life: The Fame Games” in 2007 and also appeared in the third season of “Surreal Life.” In September 2011, he filmed as a judge in the show “Cover Me Canada.
Jordan’s first solo, “Give It To You,” gave him immense recognition in the music industry. He won a lot of awards, and the song peaked at No. 10 on Billboard Hot 100. His song was nominated as the Best Dance Video by MTV Video Music Award. Jordan won an award for his first album from Aspire Music Award under the category of Best Male Album. The album sold over 500000 copies. The album reached a peak at No.29 on Billboard 200 and No. 9 on Top Internet Albums.
Jordan Knight estimated net worth is 20 million USD. He earned a lot of money from the band NKOTB and performed live concerts. Most of his earnings were from his albums and solo.
He is an extremely talented man who worked hard to gain fame, and now he is paving his way to a happy life.
After marrying Evelyn Melendez in the year 2014, Jordan Knight is presently residing in Milton, located in Massachusetts, along with his two kids.
Evelyn Melendez is the wife of Jordan Knight. The couple got married in the year 2014.
Presently, Jordan Knight is 50 years old. He was born on May 17, 1970.