Congratulations to Haitian-American singer Jason Derulo, despite the recent breakup with girlfriend Jordin Sparks 2014 has definitely been his year.
Yesterday, Jason posted this picture above along with the caption below on his instagram page.
@jasonderulo: I woke up to being on the cover of Billboard magazine this morning! Surreal moment, I might still be asleep! Derulo family we’ve been in these trenches for years without the proper recognition from “the industry” but it’s been amazing every step of the way because you’ve been there to support me! 50 million sold later we made it! This cover represents new beginnings and a movie of a year that is to come 2015
Thank you billboard magazine
Talk Dirty album =5 platinum hits #popbottles
# 1 most played male artist on the radio in 2014
Derulo family =bosses
1 week on Mainstream Top 40;
3 weeks on Rhythmic;
4 weeks on R&B Digital Songs
The year 2014, Jason Derulo‘s annus mirabilis, started in a sweaty nightclub in Tel Aviv, Israel, in January 2013. There, embedded in a 2007 song called “Hermetico”by Israeli band Balkan Beat Box, was a saxophone riff in an ancient Turkish scale called “hijaz” that caught the ear of A&R man Miles Beard from APG. How those eight bars became 25-year-old Derulo’s biggest hit yet, “Talk Dirty” (which topped the Mainstream Top 40, Rhythmic and R&B Digital Songs charts), is a ping-pong tale of musical globalization, personal transformation and luck. – Continue Reading On Billboard