JEDWARD (John And Edward Grimes) Wiki, Bio, Age, Parents, Net Worth

JEDWARD (John And Edward Grimes)

JEDWARD (John And Edward Grimes) Wiki – JEDWARD (John And Edward Grimes) Biography

John and Edward Grimes was born on 16 October 1991 in in Dublin. They are known professionally as Jedward, are an Irish singing and television presenting duo.

Identical twin brothers John Paul Henry Daniel Richard Grimes and Edward Peter Anthony Kevin Patrick Grimes were born in Dublin. John and Edward’s first school was Scoil Bhríde National School in Rathangan. They then attended King’s Hospital School for four years before being moved to the Dublin Institute of Education.

The twins competed in school talent shows during their school years and were inspired by Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears and the Backstreet Boys. They were also members of the Lucan Harriers Athletic Club and Dundrum South Dublin athletics club and have competed in several Irish athletic tournaments.

In addition, they briefly worked as games testers for Xbox 360 format holder Microsoft and support football clubs Newcastle United and Celtic.

They are identical twins and first appeared as John & Edward in the sixth series of The X Factor in 2009, generating a phenomenon of ironic popularity described as “the Jedward paradox”. They finished sixth and were managed by Louis Walsh, who was their mentor during The X Factor.

Jedward have released three albums: Planet Jedward, Victory, and Young Love. The first two went double platinum in Ireland. They have released nine singles, including “Under Pressure (Ice Ice Baby)”, a mash-up of “Under Pressure” by Queen/David Bowie and Vanilla Ice’s “Ice Ice Baby”; “Lipstick”, with which they represented Ireland at the Eurovision Song Contest 2011; and “Waterline”, with which they represented Ireland at the Eurovision Song Contest 2012.

Jedward are also known for their television work, including presenting children’s series Jedward’s Big Adventure and OMG! Jedward’s Dream Factory, and for participating in Celebrity Big Brother 8.[7] John and Edward’s combined net worth was estimated at €6m in September 2013, and they have been ranked as the fifth most financially successful former X Factor UK contestants.

JEDWARD (John And Edward Grimes) Net Worth

Irish singing and television presenting duo, Jedward have an estimated net worth of£6.5 million. Identical twins, John and Edward Grimes, known professionally as Jedward, were born on October 16, 1991 in Dublin. Their first claim to fame was when they appeared in the sixth series of The X Factor in 2009.

Jedward’s mother Susanna Grimes has died