BIOGRAPHY: JONY (Joni) - singer, musician, age

Published At: 07 July 2020 , 06:39 PM

Career: singer

Date of Birth: February 29, 1996

Age: 24 years

Place of Birth: Baku, Azerbaijan

Family status: not married

Biography

The talented Azerbaijani singer Jahid Huseynli, acting under the pseudonym JONY, initially tried to build a business career; however, he felt unhappy doing an unloved business. And as soon as the musician had the opportunity to realize himself on stage, he grabbed onto it and proved to thousands of listeners that he had not lost. Now his songs are sung along, and the concerts of the young man are in unprecedented demand.

Childhood and youth

Jahid was born in the winter of 1996 in Azerbaijan. The boy brought up in a family with his brother. My father was engaged in business, and therefore the children did not need anything. When Huseynli was four years old, he moved to Moscow with his parents.

According to the artist, with his unusual name in the Russian capital, it was not easy, especially when Jahid went to school, his classmates could not remember his name for a long time. And then the boy took the pseudonym JONY, that's the name of the hero of his favorite cartoon "Joni Bravo," as a joke at home his mother also called him that.

After spending the first years of his biography in his native country, Jahid did not know Russian. When it was time to go to school, the director set a condition for him: either the boy learned the language in 3 months or not accepted into the educational institution. He took the challenge and fulfilled the agreement while simultaneously educating his peers in his native Azerbaijan.

Personal life

JONY does not want to devote the public to the details of his personal life. The musician himself told, it known: he has a girlfriend; the guy does not disclose the name of the chosen one. But he regularly publishes new photos on Instagram, most of the pictures presented during his performances, many shots, and friends.

Music

JONY gravitated towards music from childhood, but his father had other plans for his son's future life. Having created a business, in the future, he planned to transfer it to children and therefore insisted that the young man receive the appropriate education. So he entered the State University of Management with a degree in International Business. True, he studied without enthusiasm, since the future profession did not arouse his interest.

Meanwhile, the guy began to record covers for songs by famous artists, and upload them to Instagram, periodically participated in music competitions and performed at events.

So a couple of years passed at the university, JONY graduated from the magistracy and got three jobs simultaneously. He was involved in several temporary projects and worked with his father. He performed several times a week in institutions. Over time, Jahid realized that music was his calling. At 22, he asked his father to give him a chance to try his hand at what he loves, and if he doesn't succeed, he will return to business. Having no musical education, Huseynli began to write songs and music.

A significant role in the growth of his popularity played by Instagram, through which JONY introduced the audience to his work. There, he reached by the label Raava music producer, who invited the novice artist to sign a contract. Now the musician is recording compositions in an indefinite genre, sounding more like pop music.

JONY calls 2019 the turning point of his career. The first song that gained immense popularity was "Empty Glass," when he recorded the equally successful track, "Friendzone." He then created the composition "Without You, I Am Not Me," along with HammAli & Navai.

The next single "Star" made the artist even more famous. In it, the singer reflected his life experience. Soon the song "Alley" appeared, which quickly took the first lines of the music charts. After some time, the artist shot a clip on her. This followed by the release of the first in the discography of the Jahid album "List of your thoughts."

Jony now

The artist is still recording new tracks and pleases fans with creativity. It is not surprising that his live performances are in high demand. Only from mid-spring to mid-summer of 2019, JONY gave concerts in 11 cities of Russia and Azerbaijan, including Moscow, St. Petersburg, Baku, Kaliningrad, Chelyabinsk, and Kazan.

A significant role in the growth of his popularity played by Instagram, through which JONY introduced the audience to his work. There, he reached by the producer of the label Raava music, who invited the novice artist to sign a contract. Now the musician is recording compositions in an indefinite genre, sounding more like pop music.

JONY calls 2019 the turning point of his career. The first song that gained immense popularity was "Empty Glass," when he recorded the equally successful track, "Friendzone." And then he created the composition "Without You, I Am Not Me," along with HammAli & Navai.

The next single "Star" made the artist even more famous; in it, the singer reflected his life experience. Soon the song "Alley" appeared, which quickly took the first lines of the music charts. After some time, the artist shot a clip on her. This followed by the release of the first in the discography of the Jahid album "List of your thoughts."

Jony now

The artist is still recording new tracks and pleases fans with creativity. It is not surprising that his live performances are in high demand. Only from mid-spring to mid-summer of 2019, JONY gave concerts in 11 cities of Russia and Azerbaijan, including Moscow, St. Petersburg, Baku, Kaliningrad, Chelyabinsk, and Kazan.

Having a little rest, in October, the artist gave a big concert in Moscow with Elman and Andro, after which he again went on a tour in Russia, this time covering 40 cities at once.