Born in Darwin, Australia on 4 August 1989, Jessica Hilda Mauboy is an Australian singer, songwriter, and actress.
She came into the limelight when she appeared on Season Four of the Australian Idol reality television show in 2006. She was a runner-up and won a recording contract with Sony Music Australia.
Even at a very tender age, Jessica and her grandmother were involved in the activities of the local church choir.
Due to the constant musical activities that happened in their home, her house was described as “the noisiest house on the block” by their neighbors.
Mauboy’s maiden acting appearance was in the adaptation of the 1990 Aboriginal musical Bran Nue Dae in January 2010.
She earned a nomination at the 2010 Deadly Awards for Female Actress of the Year.
Jessica now resides in the Australian capital, Sydney. She is in a relationship.
Jessica Mauboy Siblings: Meet Sister Sandra Mauboy
Sandra Mauboy is the oldest of Jessica’s siblings. She is 41 years old and was trained as a chef.
Sandra had battled the debilitating disease called lupus, which has no cure but can be managed with medication.
She is an ambassador for the Lupus Foundation in Australia.