Who is Jilly Anais?
Jilly Anais was born on 2 January 1996, in Houston, Texas, USA, and is a pop artist as well as a social media personality, best known for singles such as “The Juice” and “Afterparty”. She also gained a lot of attention after it was reported that she was in a relationship with National Basketball Association (NBA) player, Dejounte Murray.
The Riches of Jilly Anais
How rich is Jilly Anais? As of late-2019, sources estimate a net worth that is over $2 million, earned through success in her various endeavors. Aside from her music career, she’s gained a lot of opportunities thanks to the fame she has on social media.
Early Life and Career Beginnings
There is limited information when it comes to Jilly’s past before she rose to fame as an online celebrity. It is known that she showed a lot of athleticism at a young age, and also aspired to find a career in the entertainment industry. During high school, she became a part of her school’s varsity cheerleading team.
After matriculating from high school, it is not known if she pursued college education but she did compete at the 2011 Miss Teen Houston pageant.
The competition was held locally to determine who would compete from Houston for Miss Texas Teen USA, and subsequently who would represent the state in the Miss Teen USA pageant. After her run in the pageant, she then continued with cheerleading, and competed as a cheerleader for the next five years. While she was doing so, she also tried to pursue several avenues of themes in the entertainment industry, hoping to find her break in one.
Music, Acting, and Magazines
Anais then tried to pursue a music career and released her debut Extended Play (EP) called “The Juice” which contained a single of the same name, and was a co-production of the LA duo The Invaders, who also wrote most of the songs. She then released a single entitled “Afterparty” which was written by Troi Irons. The songwriter is also known for writing songs for Timbaland, Rita Ora, and Lupe Fiasco.
She had to move to LA in 2014 to gain more opportunities, and as she was gaining attention, she was featured in several magazines, including “Limerence Magazine”, “Symphonatic Magazine”, “Nineteen 45 Media”, and “Stereo Noise Magazine”.
She also took on commercial projects which led to acting work – in 2016, she was cast in the horror web television series entitled “Freakish” which follows a group of high school students who become trapped inside their school with many other students mutating. She also had a role in the web series “East Los High” which followed a group of teenagers during their final years at a fictional high school. One of her most recent acting projects is the independent drama film entitled “God Send”.
Jilly’s biggest claim to fame is her strong presence on the website Instagram, a photo and video sharing service launched in 2010. It allowed users to upload photos and videos to the service; users can also access several site features, such as tags, location information, and filters to help the organization as well as the editing of their content. Since its creation, it has become one of the most popular social networking platforms of recent years, boasting over a billion registered users, with over 500 million actively using the website on a daily basis.
She began consistently posting on the website and her well-maintained physique as well as her attractive physical features would increase her followership significantly. This attracted numerous companies to hire her to do modelling work – one of her biggest sponsors is the company Fashion Nova, which she serves as an ambassador. The fast fashion retail company is known for their use of Instagram models to promote their clothes. They are a based across Southern California, and was one of the world’s most searched for fashion brands of 2018, lining it up with brands such as Gucci, Chanel, as well as Louis Vuitton.
Personal Life and Social Media
For her personal life, it is known that Anais was in a relationship with NBA player Dejounte Murray up until late-2018. He is known for being drafted the 29th overall pick by the San Antonio Spurs during the first round of the 2016 NBA draft. He had two seasons with the Spurs, but was out for most of the 2018 to 2019 season due to an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear. Since the end of their relationship, there have been no new reports of any romances her way. Many sources believe that she is single, with lack of evidence to prove otherwise.
Similar to numerous singers, models, and social media personalities, she is highly active online. Her Instagram account posts several times in a week often featuring her in clothing that accentuates her body. She also has a Twitter account with around 200,000 followers, and though she doesn’t post there often, uses the platform to express her thoughts and communicate with fans. Another account she has is on Facebook though she has rarely been active on it. She also has her own YouTube channel with over 560,000 subscribers, which contains all of her official music videos and music releases. She also does vlog type posts on the channel, mostly try-on videos showcasing her newest fashion items.