- A boxer turning into a singer might be unorthodox. However, Ali Jacko has embraced his career as a singer and has been releasing many hits despite being young in the music industry. Ali Jacko is a former professional kickboxer who was a two-time world lightweight kickboxing world champion. Upon retiring in 2002, he has released many songs including his debut, “Give My Love A Brand New Name”.
- Net Worth, Salary, and Income
- Married, Wife, and Children
- Family, Parents, and Siblings
- Body Measurements: Height and Weight
A boxer turning into a singer might be unorthodox. However, Ali Jacko has embraced his career as a singer and has been releasing many hits despite being young in the music industry. Ali Jacko is a former professional kickboxer who was a two-time world lightweight kickboxing world champion. Upon retiring in 2002, he has released many songs including his debut, “Give My Love A Brand New Name”.
Abdul Ali was born in 1969 in London, England. He celebrates his birthday on 6th May, which makes his age 52. He holds British nationality and comes of Bengali descent.
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Ali started training as a kickboxer in 1986 and four years later, he won his first B.I.K.M.A title on 2nd December 1990. Likewise, he also won the W.M.O title and W.K.N World Inter-Continental Championship. In 2000, he took his second World lightweight kickboxing title and also became the first Asian to win British, European, Inter-Continental, and World Full-Contact kickboxing championships. He retired from the sport in 2002.
Besides boxing, Ali launched JKO TV in 1997 and UK’s first all Kick/Thai-boxing magazine Kick Boxing UK in 2000. Likewise, in 2015, the boxer released his debut single “Give My Love A Brand New Name” through the label LBE Music Group. His other songs include Army of Angels, Top Of The World, Think It Over, Apon Holo Por, Somebody to Love, and Only Thing I SEE. Furthermore, he has also worked as an executive director for Sucker Punch and Now Is the Time: Night of Combat and Jack Stall Dead. As of 2021, Ali Jacko is estimated to hold a net worth in the millions.
Married, Wife, and Children
Ali Jacko is married to his beautiful wife, Gwen. While it’s not sure when the couple started dating, Ali has talked about her in an interview where he shared that he won a boxing match to win her back.
‘Yeah, it won her back and now I’m married to her and we’ve got a five-month-old daughter called Leonore.’, he had shared.
He has also featured his wife on social media and also celebrated Valentine’s Day on Instagram sharing a gorgeous picture of the duo. He wrote,
“Love is the bridge between you and everything”… Happy Valentine’s Day! Make the one you love feel special not just today, but everyday”
Likewise, the married pair resides in London with their son and daughter, Mohammed Hamza Ali and Leonore.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
Ali Jacko has not shared many details on his parents. The boxer has not disclosed the names of his parents either. Likewise, there is no information on his siblings if he has any.
Body Measurements: Height and Weight
Ali Jackson stands at a height of 5 feet and 10 inches. As a former boxer, he possesses a muscular and fit body that weighs around 60 kg.