37 Facts About Jesse McCartney

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Jesse McCartney was born on April 9,1987 and is an American actor and singer.

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Jesse McCartney achieved fame in the late 1990s on the daytime drama All My Children as JR Chandler.

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Jesse McCartney later joined boy band Dream Street, and eventually branched out into a solo musical career.

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In 1999, Jesse McCartney joined the American pop boy band Dream Street, and was a member until 2002.

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Jesse McCartney described the experience as a good "stepping stone" for his solo career.

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6.

Jesse McCartney categorized it as a "pop record" with twists of urban.

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Jesse McCartney was one of the artists to win multiple awards at the 2005 Teen Choice Awards, including Choice Crossover Artist, Choice Male Artist and Choice Breakout, Male.

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Jesse McCartney's first headlining tour, named Beautiful Soul, began on May 2,2005 at the Crest Theatre in Sacramento, California.

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Jesse McCartney recorded his own version, which was released on some editions of his Departure album.

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10.

Jesse McCartney released his third album, Departure, on May 20,2008 in the United States and Canada.

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11.

Jesse McCartney promoted Departure on a co-headlining tour with Jordin Sparks, which began in August 2008 and ended in September.

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Jesse McCartney did solo shows at theaters and small venues to support the album while on tour with Sparks.

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13.

On December 3,2010, Jesse McCartney announced through his Facebook page that he pushed the release date for the album back to early 2011.

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14.

On May 13, it was confirmed on On Air with Ryan Seacrest that Jesse McCartney would be joining the Backstreet Boys and DJ Pauly D on their In a World Like This Tour, which kicked off on August 2,2013.

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15.

Jesse McCartney performed it live on the Today show on August 15,2013.

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16.

On December 10,2013, Jesse McCartney released a four-song EP titled In Technicolor, Part 1, followed by the single "Superbad", released on May 6,2014.

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17.

On March 23,2018, Jesse McCartney announced the release of his new single "Better With You" with the music video featuring actress Danielle Campbell.

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18.

Jesse McCartney later released a second single titled "Wasted" with a music video directed by Jason Lester, followed by the live album The Resolution Tour Live.

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19.

In 2020, Jesse McCartney competed on the third season of The Masked Singer as "Turtle".

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20.

Jesse McCartney appeared with The Who's Roger Daltrey in A Christmas Carol at Madison Square Garden.

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21.

Jesse McCartney later starred in the short-lived series Summerland, which aired on The WB for two seasons, playing orphaned teenager Bradin Westerly.

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22.

In 2008, Jesse McCartney co-starred along with Elisabeth Harnois in an independent teenage drama feature film, Keith, directed by Todd Kessler.

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23.

Jesse McCartney has expressed an interest in directing and producing films and even considered enrolling in a film school.

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24.

Jesse McCartney appeared as a recurring character in the ABC Family series Greek for several episodes playing a star football talent who joins Kappa Tau.

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25.

Jesse McCartney worked in several installments of the Square Enix video game series Kingdom Hearts.

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26.

Jesse McCartney provided the voice work for Ventus, a character in the video game of the same series Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep.

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27.

Jesse McCartney reprised both roles in Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance, released in 2012, as well as in Kingdom Hearts III, released in 2019.

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28.

Jesse McCartney starred in the horror film Chernobyl Diaries, released on May 25,2012.

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29.

Jesse McCartney has been added to the Season 7 cast of the Lifetime Network series Army Wives, portraying a young soldier deployed to Afghanistan with an 18-year-old wife at home.

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30.

Jesse McCartney played "Cooper", a computer hacker with a romantic interest in the show's lead, played by Emily Osment.

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31.

In 2016, Jesse McCartney appeared on Fear the Walking Dead as Reed, an aggressive member of a group of pirates.

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32.

Jesse McCartney's acting career includes voice over work with Breathe Bible.

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33.

In 2005, Jesse McCartney participated in "Come Together Now", a charity single to benefit the victims of the 2004 Asian tsunami and the 2005 Hurricane Katrina.

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34.

Later in 2005, Jesse McCartney signed on as an official supporter of Little Kids Rock, a nonprofit organization that provides free musical instruments and instruction to children in underserved public schools throughout the USA He sits on LKR's Honorary Board of Directors.

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Jesse McCartney has donated proceeds of his 2005 tour for disaster relief, recorded radio spots promoting the "Kids For A Drug-Free America" campaign, is a spokesperson for the St Jude Children's Research Hospital, and is involved in the charity SPACE, which was co-founded by a childhood friend of his mother's.

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36.

Jesse McCartney performed at the Hope Rocks concert in 2005 to benefit the City of Hope Cancer Center.

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37.

Jesse McCartney appeared in the Concert for Hope on October 25,2009, with Miley Cyrus and Demi Lovato.

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