Jordyn Taylor – Bio, Age, Ethnicity, Parents and Trevor Noah Split

In 2014, Jordyn Taylor shocked the world after revealing that she was slowing down with her musical career. Many wondered what went wrong? With no answer to their probing questions, in 2015, she stormed the news again with her relationship with the South African comedian, Trevor Noah.

After several questionings, the two decided to come out open with what they shared, automatically publicizing their relationship. While a lot of their fans looked forward to an engagement or wedding plan, the two went their separate ways in the summer of 2018. What really happened to the lovebirds? Join us as we explore more about Jordyn.

Jordyn Taylor – Biography (Age)

Jordyn Taylor was born on the 14th of November 1990. She was born in Albuquerque city, New Mexico, USA. She is American.

Everything pertaining to Jordyn’s educational details is no common knowledge, she is yet to make this information available. That being said, judging from her responses on interviews, we could vouch that she is quite intelligent and smart.

Jordyn developed a passion for music as a growing lad and by the time she became an adult, she took to chasing her dreams. Her professional career kick-started when she was just 15 under the Manta Production. While working with the record label, she familiarized and worked with other producers like Mark Jackson and Ian Scott. Under the tutelage of the producers, she learned to hone her skills as well as the tricks behind every musical tone.

Having been equipped with the required musical training, Jordyn Taylor released her first single, Strong On MySpace. Despite being a newbie, her first single received a lot of rave reviews and became the highest ranked song from an unassigned artist.

Following the popularity of the song, Interscope records signed a deal with the singer. With the record label, she released her self debut album, Jordyn Taylor in March 2012. Like her single, the album was a big hit with most of her singles emerging as favorites songs played on every radio station. Fans favorite tracks in the album includes Never again, Stuck, and Be the Same. The track Be The Same was sang in respect to the death of her fiancee who died from a fatal accident.

In the following year, Jordyn Taylor released a sophomore album, Shine transiting from soulful R’n’B to Pop. In the album, celebrated singers like Matt Wong and DJ Hello Kitty were featured in a few of its tracks. Just like her first two music gigs, the album received rave reviews with singles like Set Me Free and Its Vabene placing very high on the iTunes chart.

Sadly in 2014, Jordyn Taylor publicly stated that she was slowing down with her music career. Also, she also said her decision may not be forever. Currently, Jordyn pays her bills as a realtor.


With the confusions about Jordyn Taylor’s ethnicity, some has referred to her as white while others have called her Chinese. Well, from our findings, we have discovered that the singer turn realtor is from a mixed background. She is a Mexican, Chinese, and Filipino.

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Jordyn Taylor’s Parents

Jordyn Taylor’s parents are Jason and Elayne Braff. There is sparse information regarding the details of her parents, however, sources have revealed that the singer shares a closely knitted bond with them.

Jordyn Taylor is not an only child, she has two other siblings; an older brother, Justin Taylor and a younger brother, Mikey Taylor. Similarly, apart from the names of her siblings, there is little or no information about them on records.

How Did She Split from Trevor Noah

After quitting her musical career, Jordyn Taylor set the internet abuzz when a picture of her and the famous South African Comedian and Television host, Trevor Noah got out. In the released picture, the two were seen walking had hand in a lovey-dovey position.

While several speculation and assumptions flooded several social media pages, the two came out open with their relationship. They were subsequently seen attending several red carpet events, vacations and gracing a few interviews. Automatically, their relationship became heavily publicized.

With the pace at which their relationship was growing, most of their fans looked forward to either an engagement or even a secret wedding. Their dreams were shattered as the love birds during the summer of the year 2018 decided to quit on their relationship. Till date, they are yet to reveal the reasons behind their breakup.

The pop singer turned realtor unfollowed the comedian on his Instagram page. Although she still follows his charity page and is yet to take off his pictures from her social media pages.