Jelly Roll

Jelly Roll is a popular American rapper and songwriter. He is most well-known for his work with popular artists, Lil Wyte, Haystak, and Struggle Jennings. “A Beautiful Disaster” and “Self Medicated” are two of his most popular albums which captured the 97th and the 110th position on the US Billboard 200 albums chart.

Well, how well do you know about Jelly Roll? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jelly Roll’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Jelly Roll to date.

Biography and Early Life

Jelly Roll, whose birth name is Jason DeFord, was born on the 4th of December 1986 in Nashville, Tennessee, U.S. He was born in a low-income family and grew up in the Antioch neighborhood of Nashville. The identity of his parents isn’t out yet and it also isn’t known if he has any siblings. However, it’s worth mentioning here that it was his mother who gave him the nickname of Jelly Roll.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Jelly Roll in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jelly Roll’s age is 34 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 4 December 1986. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 198lbs in Pound and 90 kg in Kilograms.


While it isn’t known where Jelly Roll went to high school, it is known that he dropped out of high school without completing his education. He later earned his GED at 24 years of age.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Jelly Roll is married to Bunnie Xo, but it isn’t known when he got married. Together, they have a daughter, Bailee DeDord, and a son named Noah Buddy DeFord.  Coming to the other aspects of his personal life, he loves to eat Waffle and has eaten at Waffle House countless times.

It was his affinity with Waffle House that later landed him in legal trouble with the release of his mixtape, “Whiskey, Weed & Waffle House”. The cover of the mixtape used the yellow Waffle House logo while the back cover had a similar design to Waffle House’s menu. Once the restaurant chain threatened legal action, the Waffle House logo was replaced with a “cease and desist” stamp on the mixtape’s cover.

Is Jelly Roll Gay?

When it comes to Jelly Roll’s sexual orientation, he is straight and is neither gay nor bisexual. He is married to Bunnie Xo with whom he shares two children. Apart from that, there’s no record of his previous relationship(s), if any. Seeing his relationship history, it’s clear that he is a one-woman man and that he is straight.

Professional Career

Jelly Roll began his career in 2010 with the release of the song, “Pop Another Pill”. The song has upwards of 6.3 million views on YouTube as of May 2021. He is a member of the hip hop group, SNO and in 2011, the group released their debut album, “Year Round”.  The album’s single, “Come Here White Girl” gained success in the sense that the popular hip hop magazine, XXL named it among “The 10 Most Memorable White Rapper Collaborations”.

The same year, he and Haystak released the collaboration album, “Strictly Business”, which captured the 67th position on the Billboard R&B albums chart and the 16th position on the Heatseekers Albums chart.

In 2013, he and Lil Wyte released the collaborative studio album, which captured the 17th position on the Top Rap Albums chart. In 2018, with Struggle Jennings, he released the albums, “Waylon & Willie II” and “Waylon & Willie III” 6th and the 4th position on the Heatseekers Albums chart.

His 2020 album, “A Beautiful Disaster” captured the 9th position on the US Independent Albums chart. Apart from albums, he has also released two extended plays in his career namely, “Whiskey Sessions” and “Crosses & Crossroads”. To date, he has released five mixtapes including, “Gamblin on a White Boy 4”, “Biggest Loser”, and “Therapeutic Music 5”.


While Jelly Roll hasn’t won any awards as of yet, he has achieved a considerable fan following from his work. As of May 2021, he has achieved 1.63 million subscribers on YouTube and 651K followers on Instagram.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jelly Roll in 2021

As of 2021,  Jelly Roll has garnered a net worth of $2 Million. He has built most of his net worth from his music career. He has done some good work in his career to date and this net worth is only going to grow with time.

Jelly Roll is a good rapper and his work shows that. With that being said, we wish him the best of luck in all his future endeavors and hope he keeps being the awesome guy he is.


Facts of Jason DeFord

  • Gender Male
  • full nameJason DeFord
  • birthplaceNashville, Tennessee, U.S.
  • Date of Birth December 04, 1986
  • Age 37 years 7 months
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
  • Lucky Number 4
  • Lucky Stone Turquoise
  • Lucky Color Orange
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristianity
  • net worth$2 Million
  • professionRapper and Songwriter
  • weightIn Kilograms – 90 Kg, In Pounds – 198 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 170 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBrown
  • high school

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