Jesse Ruben is a Philly born singer/songwriter currently living in Brooklyn. His most recent single, "This Is Why I Need You", reached the top 10 in 12 different countries on iTunes, and has been streamed more than 18 million times.
Beyond his music career, Ruben is highly active in philanthropic endeavors. He has run the NYC Marathon three times for The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation, the largest non-profit devoted to spinal chord injuries, and twice to raise money for Lyme Disease research. He is also the founder of The We Can Project, an initiative for elementary and middle school students designed to help them discover their passion and give back to their communities. So far, more than 500,000 students across the US and Canada have participated. To promote the program, he was recently invited to perform live on The Today Show.
Jesse was recently signed to MCA Universal in mid-2018.