Jasmine Marie Villegas (born December 7, 1993), better known as Jasmine V, is an American pop and R&B singer. After many years of pursuing a career in music, she was signed to Sony Music at the age of 16.[2]


At the age of 9, Villegas accepted her first acting job, acting in a commercial for the hit animated feature The Land Before Time IX.[3] Her first professional singing gig was at age 11, when she performed the national anthem for the Los Angeles Clippers.[3] Later that year, she signed with Damon Dash and worked extensively on a debut that was slated to feature collaborations from label-mate and former Missy Elliott protégée, Nicole Wray.[3] At the age of 16, she was then signed to Sony Music. She made an appearance in Justin Bieber's music video for his hit single "Baby". She also joined Bieber on the second leg of his My World Tour and on the Kids' Choice Awards with him. She also appeared in the Sean Kingston and Bieber music video for Eenie Meenie.[3][3] Villegas has also written with musician Nick Jonas.[4]

As of 2013, Jasmine V has signed to Interscope Records.[5] Villegas appeared alongside American rapper Becky G, on the cover of Latina magazine's February 2014 issue.[6]

She released her debut single "That's Me Right There" featuring Kendrick Lamar from her EP on August 5, 2014 and charted at #39 on Billboard Twitter Top Tracks chart.[7] Her debut EP was released on November 10, 2014.[8] On March 11, 2015, Villegas released a new single called "One Night" featuring Problem and Jeremih.[9][10][2] The song samples "Kiss Of Life" by Sade.[2] On May 3, 2015, Villegas released the first installment in her songbook series (books inspired by her life and songs), co-written with R.W. Thomas.[2] On June 8, 2015, Jasmine released a Spanish single titled "Renegades".

Personal life

Villegas is of Filipino and Mexican descent. She has 3 brothers, Robert Villegas, Jream Andrew Sablan (Aka Jdrew, Jream Andrew), and Justin Villegas. Her parents separated when she was a young girl. Her grandmother, Sofia Vales, was the one who got her started into modeling at the young age of 6. Jasmine started out doing beauty pageant contests.[2][2] On November 2, 2015, Villegas announced via Twitter that she is expecting her first child.[2]

On February 19, 2016, it was announced via Twitter that Villegas had given birth to a baby girl, Ameera Reign, via C-section.


Extended plays

TitleAlbum detailsPeak chart
That's Me Right There


TitleAlbum details
S(he) Be(lie)ve(d)[2]
  • Released: September 20, 2011
  • Format: Free Download
  • Label: Mosci Music


TitleYearPeak chart positionsAlbum
"Serious"2010Non-album single
"All These Boys"
"Didn't Mean It"2012
"Paint A Smile"2013
"That's Me Right There" (featuring Kendrick Lamar)201410581[2]That's Me Right There


Guest starring appearances

2003My Wife and KidsMichael's BandRachelGuest appearance
2004The Land Before TimeDancing GirlCommercial/Music Video[3]
2004Threat MatrixExtremist MakeoverDaughter 1#Guest appearance
2004Kellogg's EggoGirl eating EggoCommercial
2004Stuff by Hilary DuffGirlCommercial
2005Arwin!LydiaMain role alongside Selena Gomez
2006The NineOutsidersTiffanyGuest appearance
2007That's So RavenTeacher's PetPattyGuest appearance
2007-08SOPmusic variety showHerselfPartnered with Julie Anne San Jose

Music video appearances

2004"Jesus Walks" by Kanye WestAngelCameo
2005"How to Deal" by Frankie JCameo
2010"Baby" by Justin BieberLove interestMain role
2010"Eenie Meenie" by Sean Kingston and Justin BieberParty-goerExtra
2011"My Girl" (Remix) by Mindless Behavior feat. Ciara, Tyga, Lil TwistHerselfCameo
2012"Slide Over" by Baby BashGuy's love interestMain role
2013"What U Like" by Jream AndrewHerselfMain Role
2013"Now Is The Time by Wally LopezHerselfMain Role
2015"This Could Be Us" by Rae SremmurdSwae Lee's ex girlfriendCameo
2015"Selfish Girls" by Jake MillerHerselfCameo