Carly Rae Jepsen

Carly Rae Jepsen

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Carly Rae Jepsen is a famous Canadian singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actress. Carly Rae Jepsen is famous for the global pop phenomenon “Call Me Maybe”.

Early Life

Carly Rae Jepsen was born on 21st November 1985, in Mission, British Columbia, USA. Currently, she is 36 years old and her sun sign is Scorpio. Her parents are Alexandra Lanzarotta (mother) and Larry Jepsen (father). This personality is the second of their three children. Therefore, she has an older brother named Colin and a younger sister named Katie.

Moreover, she is of Danish, English, and Scottish descent. Going to her educational background, she attended Heritage Park Secondary School. Carly pursued a musical theatre program at the Canadian College of Performing Arts in Victoria, British Columbia.

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Caption: Carly Rae Jepsen’s childhood picture with her siblings. Source: Instagram

Professional Life and Career

After completing her studies, Carly relocated to Vancouver and competed on the 5th season of Canadian Idol in 2007, placing 3rd. And in the following year, she released her folk-influenced debut studio album, Tug of War, in Canada.

She got her breakthrough in the year 2012 when her single “Call Me Maybe” achieved significant mainstream popularity. Therefore, the song was the best-selling single of that year, reaching number 1 in 18 countries. As a result, this singer was signed to a joint worldwide record deal with School Boy Records and Interscope Records.

Similarly, her second studio album ‘Kiss’ was released later that year. Therefore, it marked a greater shift into mainstream pop music and saw fair commercial success, reaching the top 10 in Canada and the USA. Likewise, in the year 2014, she made her Broadway stage debut as the titular character in Cinderella.

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Caption: Carly Rae Jepsen while performing on the stage. Source: MyLondon

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In the following year, she released her 3rd studio album, Emotion. And, it is noted for its influence from 1980s music as well as blending dance-pop and synth-pop with indie sensibilities. Further, while less commercially successful than Kiss, it saw the success of its lead single, “I Really Like You”, and received wide critical acclaim.

Likewise, in the year 2016, she performed in the television special Grease: Live and lent her voice to the animated film Ballerina. And, her 4th studio album, Dedicated, was released on May 17, 2019. However, it was also well-received by fans and critics. After a year, she released a follow-up album titled Dedicated Side B.

This singer has received many awards and accolades. Therefore, it includes 3 Juno Awards, a Billboard Music Award, and an Allan Slaight Award, as well as nominations for Grammy Awards, Polaris Music Prize, MTV Video Music Awards, and People’s Choice Awards. Additionally, she has sold over 25 million records worldwide as of May 2015.

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Caption: Carly Rae Jepsen’s picture. Source: Instagram

Relationship Status

Previously, this personality dated Jordi Ashworth from the year 2011 to 2012. After her break-up with Jordi, she dated American musician Matthew Koma from late 2012 to 2015. And, in the year 2015, she dated photographer David Kalani Larkins but their romance ended in 2019.

Further, this singer has also been linked with British songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist, James Flannigan. Carly probably is single at the moment.

Body Measurements

This singer is 5 feet 2 inches or 1.57 m tall. Similarly, she weighs around 52 kilos. Her hair is naturally a brunette but she likes to dye her hair red. Carly has a set of blue eyes. She has a good body figure that measures 34-25-32 inches or 86-63.5-81 cm (chest-waist-hip). In addition, Carly’s dress size is 4 (US) or 36 (EU), or 8 (UK). And, her shoe size is 6.5 (US) or 37 (EU) or 4 (UK).

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Caption: Carly Rae Jepsen posing for a photo. Source: Instagram

Social Media and Net Worth

Her Instagram account ‘@carlyraejepsen’ has earned over 2.1 million followers. Similarly, she has gained over 9.5 million followers on her Twitter account. Her Facebook page has amassed over 10 million followers. Moreover, her YouTube channel has gained over 3.89 million subscribers.

Carly has amassed her wealth by working as a writer of songs. Therefore, the sales of her videos and films have contributed further to the hiking of the net worth. However, her net worth is around $10 million as per reports.