Jason Joel Desrouleaux (born September 21, 1989), better known by his stage name Jason Derulo, is an American singer-songwriter, actor and dancer. After producing records for several artists and writing songs for Cash Money Records, co-founder of the label Birdman, Young Money Entertainment owner Lil Wayne and rapper Diddy, Derulo signed to minor recording label Beluga Heights. After Beluga Heights became part of the Warner Music Group, Derulo released his debut single, "Whatcha Say" in May 2009, which sold over five million digital downloads, gaining an RIAA certification of double platinum, and reaching number 1 in the U.S. and New Zealand. Derulo released his second single, "In My Head", in December 2009. His debut album, Jason Derülo, was released on March 2, 2010. He released his second studio album, Future History on September 16, 2011.
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Future History 2011
Reviewed by Michael Cragg
More of a collection of singles than an album ‘proper’ from the two-time chart-topper.
Jason Derülo 2010
Reviewed by Mike Diver
As hot as a deep-frozen chicken fillet, this soulless Auto-Tune-fest is one to avoid.