Jacob Hoggard is a former Canadian singer who is known as the lead singer of the pop-rock band Hedley. He was the second runner up in Canadian Idol second season.
In July, 2018 he was arrested and charged in case of sexualt assault with a child under 16 and a woman. On 5 June, 2022 he acquitted from the case of sexual assault.
Early Life and Biography
Jacob Hoggard was first cried in the world on 9 July, 1984 in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada. He completed his education from Senator Reid Elementary School and Mennonite Educational Institute, Yale Secondary School in Abbotsford and at L.A. Matheson Secondary School.
In 2004, he began his career from Canadian Idol appeared as participant and was the second runner up in the show. Hedley was formed by him, Dave Rosin, Tommy Mac, and Chris Crippin. The band’s debut single, “On My Own,” peaked at number one on the Canadian Singles Chart. Hoggard was a part of Young Artists for Haiti in 2010, and the song reached number one on the Canadian Hot 100 charts. In 2012, Hoggard collaborated with Artists Against Bullying to record and release a remake of Cyndi Lauper’s “True Colors” in honour of Bullying Awareness Week. Hoggard was named host of the 2015 Juno Awards in 2015.
Jacob was married to his high school friend in 2005 but their marriage was ended in divorce in 2009. Then, he married to Canadian actress Rebekah Asselstine in 2018. As per reports, there is no information that couple have kids or not.
Jacob Hoggard is 6 ft 2 inches tall and body weight is around 75 kg. He has dark brown eyes and hair.
Net Worth of Jacob Hoggard
Jacob Hoggard’s estimated net worth of $3 million as of year 2022. His major source of earning is his singing career.