10 Things You Didn’t Know About Jacob Sartorius

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Jacob Sartorius
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While you definitely know Jacob Sartorius‘ amazing catalog of bops, how well do you really know the popstar?

In honor of our Winter 2019 cover-star – who can be seen on-stands December 18th – we’ve compiled a list of the ten best fun facts about the “Better With You” singer. Keep scrolling to have all the must-know info about Jacob!

1. His real name isn’t actually Jacob! The 16-year-old’s full name is Rolf Jacob Sartorius.

 

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2. Before selling out shows across the globe, Jacob first got his start with musical theater! He began singing and performing when he was 8 years old, picked up guitar when he was 12 and can even play a bit on the piano. Talk about talent!

 

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3. He originally gained a following on some of your favorite social media apps! Jacob skyrocketed to fame on Vine and racked up a following of 20 million people on Musical.ly, making him one of the app’s biggest users!

 

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4. Jacob’s secret talent is that he can wiggle his ears! Music isn’t the only thing he’s good at!

 

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5. The one celebrity that made him starstruck was Charlie Puth! According to the “Sweatshirt” singer, he was backstage at Jingle Ball when Charlie pulled him aside to let him know how much he loved everything Jacob was doing! Aww!

 

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6. The one cause he will always support is bullying prevention! Jacob has always stood up for what he believes in, and that especially includes giving a voice to all those who have ever faced bullying. In fact, the first post the singer ever put on Vine was a message to end bullying, and he talked all about the issue in his 19Under19 video!

 

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7. His favorite song is “We’re Not Friends” off his latest EP “Better With You”! The talented teen said in an interview that this raw and real song is his fave, and we totally understand why!

 

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8. One of the “Hooked on a Feeling” singer’s dating deal-breakers is if the girl doesn’t like chocolate milk! Jacob has some serious love for the delicious drink (it’s mentioned in all of his social media bios) so he has to date someone who feels the same way!

 

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9. His celebrity crushes are Selena Gomez and Ariana Grande! Jacob can’t help but gush about the two popstars!

 

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10. His family and fans are everything to him! Jacob’s favorite things in this world are hanging with his family – which includes his parents, older sister Caroline and his two cats Prince and Josie – and performing for and connecting with fans!

 

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Now that you have all the must-know info about Jacob, check out the 9 times he posted the best swoon-worthy selfies!

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