Birth Name: Jonathan David Buck
Place of Birth: Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.
Date of Birth: November 11, 1974
*Dutch, English, Scottish (father)
*Ashkenazi Jewish (mother)
Jon B. is an American R&B and soul singer, songwriter, and record producer.
He is the son of Linda and David Buck. His father is a Director of the Los Angeles Symphonic Camerata and professor of music. His mother is a concert pianist.
He has described himself as Jewish. His father has Dutch, English, and Scottish ancestry and his mother is Jewish.
He is married to Danette Jackson, with whom he has two children.
Jon’s paternal grandparents’ surnames were Buck and Patterson.
Jon’s maternal grandparents’ surnames were Gross and Silverman.