Jason Derulo net worth: Jason Derulo is an American singer-songwriter, actor, and dancer with a net worth of $8.5 million. Jason Derulo was born in Miami, Florida in 1989 to Haitian parents as Jason Desroueleaux, the current spelling of his name is phonetic. Jason Derulo got his start writing songs for other rap artists including Diddy, Lil' Wayne, Pitbull, Pleasure P, and Cassie when he was 16-years old. He wrote the song "Bossy" for rapper Birdman, making a guest appearance on the song showcasing his vocal talents. Jason Derulo originally worked as a songwriter worked as a songwriter and producer at Cash Money Records and went on to get a recording deal with Warner Music Group. Jason Derulo's first single, "Whatcha Say" was certified double platinum. Jason Derulo appeared on "Showtime at the Apollo" in 2006 and won the grand prize on the season finale. In 2009-2010 Jason Derulo spent six weeks promoting his debut album as one of the opening acts on Lady Gaga's Monster Ball Tour. Jason Derulo is also an accomplished dancer and alongside Kelly Rowland was a dance master for the first season of the Australian dance talent show "Everybody Dance Now". In 2014, Jason Derulo will be embarking on his second tour as the headline act.