Jordan McGraw Wiki and Short Bio
Born on 21 October 1986 under the sign of Libra, in the USA, Jordan McGraw is best known as a singer, and son of Phil McGraw, aka, Dr. Phil – a TV personality and the host of his self-entitled TV series. His mother is well known in the entertainment field, being a New York Times bestselling author. Jordan spent his formative years alongside his brother Jay McGraw, who followed the footsteps of his parents in becoming an author.
Details about Jordan’s education haven’t been revealed.
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Reportedly, he has been interested in music since childhood, and began playing guitar at the age of 15. Shortly afterwards, he formed his first band – The Upside – and was their vocalist and guitarist. However, his meteoric rise to stardom began in 2010, when he was signed as the primary songwriter for Organica Music Group. There, he had a chance to collaborate with artists such as Crystal Harris and Margo Rey, and was also able to record his own songs. Jordan credited his dad for his unique taste in music, saying that they would listen to Led Zeppelin while Phil drove him to school.
They seem to be very close to each other, and on Phil’s birthday Jordan posted a photo of them, wishing him a happy birthday, adding that he loves him.
Relationship Status and Social Media
At one point McGraw was rumored to be gay, but those speculations turned out to be fake as he went on to date females. Some people believed that he was romantically connected to his colleague Crystal Harris, nonetheless, their relationship was of professional nature, and in 2012 Crystal married, which put the rumors about their dating to an end.
In 2017, Jordan did speak about his love life, revealing that he’s dating fellow musician Marissa Jack, whom he reportedly met in 2012. However, in 2018, it was announced that they had broken-up, but the reason wasn’t discussed in the media. As of the most recent past, Jordan began dating a woman named Ragan, with whom he often posts photos on social media.
Jordan got his place under the spotlight working with the band Jonas Brothers, as their opening act on tour, but he is also friends with them.
He recently posted a photo on his Instagram account featuring Joe Jonas, adding that he can’t wait to get back to touring and reminiscing on the successful year they had. He is known for having a nice attitude towards his fans – he never refuses taking photos with them and signing autographs.
Jordan enjoys working out.
According to our sources, the singer and guitarist has a net worth of over $1.5 million, while his father has a net worth of over $400 million.
Jordan also has a YouTube channel, making money every time an ad is displayed with his music videos. His estimated earnings from that source solely are around $40,000 per year. He also makes money selling his songs and performing at concerts. Jordan is reputedly selling his $5 million-valued house.
In 2011, Jordan joined the band Stars in Stereo, where he was a lead guitarist, however, their partnership fell through in 2015.
The band began working on their debut EP and shortly afterwards, the results of their work could be seen, when they released songs such as “Every Last Thing”, “The Broken” and “The Violence”. The band went on a tour In 2012, and were opening acts for artists such as Blue October, Empires and Foxy Shazam. In 2013, they released a self-entitled album, consisting of tracks such as “Queen of Catastrophe” and “At the Stroke of Midnight”.
However, Stars in Stereo parted their ways in 2015, and McGraw went on to join Hundred Handed.
Their debut single “Love Me Like The Weekend” achieved success, nonetheless, they parted ways in 2017, and the band issued singles including “Too Good” and “Miss California”.
Jordan released a self-entitled EP in 2019. His single “We Should Still Be Friends” was uploaded to YouTube, and its music video has been watched over two million times, whereas the music video for “Flexible” has been watched 1.1 million times.
He produced a duet entitled “Met at a Party” with Sarah Hyland – the duo received generally positive response, and acclaim for their vocal abilities. Another one of his successful songs is “Bread and Butter”.
Career on TV
Jordan has briefly appeared on television: he made his debut in 2013 as a guest in his father’s show “Dr Phil”, and in 2015 he could be seen in “Celebrity Family Feud”, alongside his family. In 2016, he appeared in an episode of “Steve Harvey” as a musical guest. In 2018, McGraw worked on the film “The Changeover”.