The Voice contestant, Jack Gordon Cassidy, is actress Melissa Hurley’s son with her husband, Patrick Cassidy. He is the youngest of two children and has an older brother, Cole Patrick Cassidy.
Cassidy’s father, Patrick, comes from a prestigious family with an entertainment background. His parents Melissa and Patrick got married in the mid-90s and welcomed two sons into the world. As for now, we will be talking about Patrick and Melissa Hurley’s son, Jack Gordon Cassidy, in the following article.
Melissa Hurley’s Son Is An Aspiring Singer
Actress Melissa Hurley’s son, Jack Gordon Cassidy, is an aspiring singer. The famous idiom, ‘the apple does not fall far from the tree,’ defines Jack Gordon Cassidy perfectly.
Jack comes from a family of professional performers, as his father Patrick Cassidy and grandmother Shirley Jones are one of the most notable performers. Thus, following their footsteps, Melissa Hurley’s kid has been working hard to make a career as a professional singer/songwriter.
According to Jack Cassidy’s Instagram bio, he has been signed with Warner Chappel & Fair Trade. He released his first single, Emmanuel in December 2017. He further went on the new single live on tour opening for Contemporary Christian artist Jeremy Camp.
Growing up, Jack Cassidy was surrounded by people who were singers and had their careers. According to Daily Mail, it made him struggle to recognize himself and thus traveled to third world countries. The soul-searching travel helped him find his calling in singing.
Thus, Melissa Hurley’s son is on his road to becoming a successful singer.
Auditioned For The Voice
Producer and director, Patrick Cassidy and his wife, Melissa Hurley‘s kid, auditioned for NBC Season 12 of The Voice. He amazed the audiences during his blind Voice audition, and it was not just his voice but because he happened to come from The Patridge Family.
Jack Cassidy sang ‘One Of Us’ by Joan Osborne. He sang along with the keyboard and lived up to his family’s musical legacy. The poised singer did not disclose his family ties but chose to talk about his passion for music.
Melissa Hurley’s son, Jack Cassidy, was mentored by Alicia Keys and DJ Khaled and made the Top 20. Since his departure from the Voice, he worked with top-notch producers and writers like Hillson Young & Free, Brenton Brown, etc. Furthermore, Jack Cassidy’s Battle Round performance of ‘Dancing On My Own’ was the highest-selling single in the history of The Voice.
Jack Cassidy’s Grand Mother, Shirley Jones Is Proud
Patrick Cassidy’s son, Jack, is named after his grandpa, Jack Cassidy, and is preparing to carry on the family’s legacy in the music industry. Earning his spot on The Voice, he has managed to make his grandma, classic American sweetheart, Shirley Jones, proud.
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The soulful singer started his musical journey since seven. Patrick Cassidy’s son learned different instruments during his high school days and participated in mission trips to Uganda and the Dominican Republic.
Born on August 16, 1998, Patrick Cassidy and Melissa Hurley’s son is a faithful man. He is relentlessly working on his goal to bring a sense of realism and legitimacy to his artistry amidst businesses. Furthermore, the poised singer, Jack, never fails to credit to God as the only reason for his success.
Let’s hope we will hear more about the god-fearing singer and hope he enjoys every moment of writing and performing.
The name Jack is of English origin, which means God Is Gracious.