Jake Quickenden

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Singer (1988)
Fri Sep 09 2022
By   Diwas-2022

Jake Quickenden is an English singer well-known among the public as a back-to-back contestant on the famous reality show, The X Factor. Moreover, he is famous for his various songs throughout his singing career, including I Want YouQuarantine Song, When You Kissed Him, etc.

Jake was born on September 3, 1988, in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, England. He was a very talented singer from an early age, and he used to perform at various events held in his school and college.

Lives A Luxurious Lifestyle

Jake has collected a huge sum of money through his singing career and is a reality star. He has spent some of his money on living a luxurious life. He spent most of his time travelling to various places with his family members for paragliding, swimming, cycling, etc. 

On December 22, 2020, he bought a Range Rover worth more than $83,545.

Jake Quickenden posing for a photoshoot while standing in front of his brand new  Range Rover.
Jake Quickenden posing for a photoshoot while standing in front of his brand new  Range Rover. Image Source: Instagram @jakequickenden

Moreover, he has a mansion-like house in Essex, England. His house contains a living room, a high-standard kitchen, bedrooms, and a few other rooms. 

Relationship Status

Jake Quickenden recently got into a married relationship with his girlfriend, Sophie Quickenden, an Instagram influencer. He started his romantic relationship with Sophie after ending his married relationship with Danielle Fogarty. Jake agreed to take care of Sophie's previous son. 

The romantic couple spent their time together with each other for more than three years while having a live-in relationship. On November 16, 2021, Jake proposed to his prev-girlfriend for marriage in front of a sea shore which she gladly accepted.

On September 5, 2022, Jake tied his knot with his long-term girlfriend, Sophie, in a wedding ceremony in front of his family member, friends, and loved ones.

Both Jake and Sophie shared this happy news via their own Instagram handle, captioning:

Yesterday was a movie…. Mr and Mrs Quickenden 🤍 can honestly say it was the best day of our lives. Amazing people, incredible food, loads of partying, lots of laughs & memories to last a lifetime.

Photo of Jake Quickenden and his wife kissing each other during their wedding ceremony.
Photo of Jake Quickenden and his wife, Sophie Quickenden kissing each other during their wedding ceremony. Image Source: Instagram @jakequickenden

Following it, he posted several other pictures and videos regarding his wedding ceremony. Apart from wearing a formal white suit and pants, Jake also put on a pendant which refers to his late father and brother.

Father of Two 

Jake welcomed his first child Leo Oliver Quickenden on February 26, 2021. He made various posts on Instagram after revealing the birth of his child.

Moreover, he is also the stepfather of Freddie Quickenden. He often spends his free time with his two kids, going on vacation, swimming, cycling, etc.

Jake's Net Worth - Amassed $1 Million

Jake Quickenden has a net worth of $1 million, similar toAlan Pownall. He has earned this huge sum of money by singing various songs. 

Moreover, he was the runner-up of The X Factor 2014 and the winner of the tenth series of Dancing On Ice along with Vanessa Bauer. Moreover, he earns a good sum of money through his contract and deals with various companies.

Previous Relationship of Jake 

Jake Quickenden was previously engaged with Danielle Fogarty. Apart from being known as the ex-fiancée of an English singer, Danielle is also known among the public as the daughter of the famous English former motorcycle racer, Carl Fogarty.

Jake Quickenden and Danielle Fogarty posing for a photoshoot.
Jake Quickenden and Danielle Fogarty posing for a photoshoot. Image Source: Instagram @jakequickenden

Despite having known each other for years as friends from school, the former couple officially started dating each other between 2014 and 2015.

Soon after, they got engaged with each other in 2017. However, they soon got separated from each other in April 2018 due to personal reasons.

Tattoo Lover

Jake is a huge tattoo lover who has inked tattoos of various designs all over his body. His tattoo designs include a butterfly tattoo on his right upper quadrant, two wings below his belly, a rose, a music sign tattoo, and a lady tattoo on his right hand.

Jake Quickenden showing off his tattoos.
Jake Quickenden showing off his tattoos. Image Source: Instagram @jakequickenden

Moreover, he also has three bird tattoos on his left hand and others on other parts of his body.

Football Career 

Apart from singing, Jake is also quite interested in football. He usually plays as a mid folder or striker. He started his football journey as a youth player and used to play football for the Scunthorpe United football club.

However, he suffered a leg injury during a match with an opponent team ending his relationship with Scunthorpe United F.C. Soon after, he recovered from his leg injury and started playing games as part of an Australian football club, Bentleigh Greens and Sunshine George Cross.

Two years later, he returned to his hometown and started playing for various football clubs. He participated in major football tournaments like Premier DivisionEvo-Stik Northern Premier League, and Frickley Athletic.

Family Details

Can't Stand The Rain singer Jake was born in a supportive family as the son of Lisa Quickenden, mother, and Paul Quickenden, father. 

Moreover, he also had two siblings, Oliver Quickenden and Adam Quickenden, with whom he spent his entire childhood.

Jake's Father & Brother Died Due to Cancer

The X Factor U.K. contestant, Jake, lost his father, Paul, and his small brother, Olver, due to cancer. His dad, Paul Quickenden, died in 2008 after facing the most freak case of non-familial bone cancer. 

Following the death of his beloved father, his little brother, Oliver Quickenden, was diagnosed with osteosarcoma ( a type of bone cancer that increases the number of bones in the human body).

Photo of Jake Quickenden and his family including his wife, Sophie Quickenden, sons and his late father, Paul Quickenden and brother, Oliver Quickenden
Photo of Jake Quickenden and his family including his wife, Sophie Quickenden, sons and his late father, Paul Quickenden and brother, Oliver Quickenden. Image Source: Instagram @jakequickenden

In 2012, Oliver also passed away at the early age of nineteen. Both deaths of his father and little brother, one after another, were quite unbearable for him. 

In an interview, Afraid to Be Lonely singer Jake stated that he was completely broken from inside. He used to be in bed all day and be depressed. Moreover, he also made a bad habit of drinking too much.

Physical Appearance

Jake Quickenden is a singer and professional football player with a charming and attractive personality. He has brown eyes and brown hair. Moreover, he has grown some facial hair, making him look more attractive.

Talking about his physical stats, he has a decent height of 6 feet 1 inch (185 cm), like Jonah Marais and an average weight of 80 kg. He has a body measurement of 40-34-15 inches. He wears a shoe size of 9 (U.S.).

Social Media Presence

Jake Quickenden is available under the @jakequickenden username. He has a massive fan base of more than 1 million people following him.

Similarly, he is also quite active on Twitter under the @JakeQuickenden profile id. He also has a good fan following on his Twitter. He joined Twitter on June 2012.

Last but not least, he has a page on Facebook under @JakeQuickenden page name. More than 15k people follow his Facebook page.

 

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