orn on March 16, 1988 in Los Angeles, California, Jhené Aiko EfuruChilombo is influenced by Aaliyah, Beyoncé and India.Arie. In 2002 she made her first steps collaborating with the rap group R & B B2K. She continued her studies and did not return to the music until 2007. It was not until 2011 that her talent budded really with the mixtape Sailing Soul (s) and its four hundred thousand downloads. In 2013, his mini-album EP called Sail Out achieved the feat of being in the top ten of the Billboard 200. Jhené Aiko released his debut album Souled Out in September 2014.
Aiko was baptized when she was 16 at the evangelical Pentecostal Foursquare Church. She dated American R&B singer O'Ryan from 2005 to 2008. At the age of 20, Aiko gave birth to her daughter Namiko Love, with O'Ryan on November 19, 2008. Before her brother Miyagi died of cancer on July 19, 2012, Aiko recorded "For My Brother" on her laptop, which was initially intended only for her brother's ears. He died soon after hearing the record.
On August 27, 2013, Aiko was involved in a car accident in Los Angeles along with her daughter Namiko, older sister Miyoko, and her daughter's father O'Ryan. Aiko suffered a broken wrist, chipped a tooth and had stitches in her chin. Her daughter was unharmed in the accident.
On March 16, 2016, Aiko and Oladipo "Dot da Genius" Omishore revealed they were married. On August 9, 2016, Aiko filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences. The divorce was finalized in October 2017.
Aiko was named PETA's Sexiest Vegetarian Celebrity of 2016, and posed naked in their anti-fur "Drop the Fur" ad campaign. She is a vegan.
Aiko was rumored to be dating Big Sean since 2016, and their relationship was later confirmed in an Instagram post. In November 2018, it was rumored that Aiko broke up with Big Sean after she covered up a tattoo of him.It was reported that the couple broke up in mid-December 2018, and it was confirmed in March 2019.They are still friends.