What is Jessica Mauboy's date of birth?
Jessica Mauboy was born on August 4, 1989.
Where is she from?
Born and raised in Darwin, Northern Territory, she moved to Sydney after signing a record deal with Sony Music following the conclusion of Australian Idol.
What are her career highlights?
After a stint in girl group Young Divas, Mauboy's solo career kicked off in 2008 with top 3 singles "Running Back" and "Burn". More top 10 hits, including "Inescapable", "Pop a Bottle (Fill Me Up)" and "Can I Get a Moment?", followed, as did albums Been Waiting, Get 'Em Girls and Beautiful, all of which went at least platinum. Mauboy has featured in Australian films Bran Nue Dae and The Sapphires, contributing to the soundtracks of both. In 2016, she landed the lead role in Channel Seven series The Secret Daughter, which was written with her in mind, and has released two successful soundtrack albums from the show. After performing as a guest during the 2014 second semi-final of Eurovision, Mauboy returned to the song contest stage in 2018 as Australia's official contestant, performing the song "We Got Love".