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Evelyn Melendez

Evelyn Melendez

Evelyn Melendez is an American model who came into the limelight as the wife of Jordan Knight. He is an American singer, songwriter, actor and as well as the lead singer of band New Kids on the Block.

Evelyn Melendez was born somewhere in the United States of America on May 17, 1970. She has American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. As per 2019, her age is 49 years old and her sun sign is Taurus.

Evelyn Melendez has a height of 5 feet and 9inches with average body weight. Her hair color is light brown and her eyes color is black.

Her Husband Career

Evelyn Melendez’s husband Jordan Knight’s career began at a very young age. When he was just 13 years old, he joined the band New Kids On The Block along with his older brother, Jonathan. The band has made a sale of more than 70 million records worldwide.

 American singer, Jordan Knight
Caption: American singer, Jordan Knight (Photo: Pinterest)

After the band’s break up in 1994, Jordan went on to start his solo career as an artist. He released his first solo single, “Give It To You” in the year 1999. The song reached the number ten on the Hot 100 and he received an MTV VMA nomination for Best Dance Video.

He released his first solo album Jordan Knight and it was certified gold for making the sale of over 500,000 copies in the US on July 7, 1999. In September 2006, he released another solo album titled Love Songs, recorded at Transcontinental Records. The album’s first single “Say Goodbye” was a duet with Deborah Gibson. And the single peaked at #24 on the Billboard Adult Contemporary chart.

Furthermore, later in 2011, Jordan released his third solo album, “Unfinished”, that peaked at number 48 on the U.S. Billboard 200 in 2011. He had also teamed up with Nick Carter in 2014 for the release of the album Nick & Knight. Jordan has also made some TV appearances including as a judge on the talent show “American Juniors” and playing a role in “The Surreal Life” in 2004.

Married Life with Her Husband

Talking about the personal life of Evelyn Melendez, she is a married woman. She is married to her boyfriend Jordan Knight. Her husband is an American singer, actor and also the lead artist of the kid band New Kids on the Block. The couple started dating in the late 1990s and finally tied the wedding vow on 12 September 2004.

Evelyn Melendez with her husband and children
Caption: Evelyn Melendez with her husband and children (Photo: Pinterest)

Evelyn Melendez and her husband are blessed with two lovely children. The couple welcomed their first child as a son named Dante Jordan Knight on 25th August 1999. Later after eight years, they had their second child named Eric Jacob Knight on 21st February 2007. Currently, Evelyn Melendez is living a happy life with her husband and children in Boston, United States.

Rumors/Controversies

Back in 2016, there were rumors about the couple’s separation and the reason behind their separation was Jordan’s drinking habits and his extramarital affairs. However, the couple did not officially announce their split. They are still together and are spending quality with each other.

What Is The Net Worth Of Evelyn Melendez?

She must have earned a good sum of money as her net worth through her professional career as a model.

Evelyn Melendez's husband Jordan Knight
Caption: Evelyn Melendez’s husband Jordan Knight (Photo: Pinterest)

On the other hand, her husband Jordan Knight has got a net worth of around $18 Million as of 2019 which he earned through his professional career as a singer and actor. He is also the lead singer of the boy band New Kids on the Block.

The band has given several hit singles making a sale of more than 70 million records worldwide to date. As a solo artist, he released his self-titled album and it went gold with sales of more than half-a-million records in the U.S.

Apart from his music career, Jordan also makes a good amount through his acting career. He also made his TV appearances in several shows like as a judge on the talent show “American Juniors”.

Facts of Evelyn Melendez

Full NameEvelyn Melendez
Date Of BirthMay 17, 1970
Age49 years 6 months
Place Of BirthUnited States of America
Height5 feet 9 inches
ProfessionModel
NationalityAmerican
PartnerJordan Knight
SpouseJordan Knight m.2004
ChildrenDante Jordan Knight, Eric Jacob Knight
Star SignTaurus

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