Jacob Whitesides (born November 11, 1997) is an American singer-songwriter from Knoxville, Tennessee. He records for Double U Records, of which he is also the CEO. Jacob is currently on the 2016 Lovesick Tour and is dating artist, Beatrice Miller.
He released “A Piece of Me” on February 28, 2015 and it debuted on the Billboard 200 chart at #26 (#9 on the Digital Albums chart).In May 2015, BMG announced their partnership with Whitesides and the formation of his label, Double U Records, where he serves as CEO. In August 2015, he was named Radio Disney’s ‘Next Big Thing’ featured artist.
On October 21, 2015, he performed his song “Secrets” on Good Morning America, his network morning TV debut. He released his second EP of original material ‘’Faces On Film’’ on October 23, 2015.
On December 3, 2015, Spotify USA announced him as one of the next big artists to look out for in 2016. Jacob recently released “Faces On Film.” The artist also released his music video, Rules of Beautiful. As of December 4, 2015, Whitesides has over 1.8 million Twitter followers, 1.5 million Facebook likes, 1.2 million Instagram followers, and over 12 million views on YouTube. The songs of the album are: Not my type at all. Let’s be birds. Billbord (If I’m honest) Rumors. Ohio. Words.