Derrick Jaxn is an author, a YouTuber, and a relationship expert who is popular on Instagram and his YouTube channel. As a freelance writer, he has written many books like Cheating Man’s Heart. The self-live ambassador Derrick Jaxn speaks onstage during the Essence Magazine Wellness House at W Hotel Midtown, Georgia, Atlanta. Derrick Jaxn was born on July 29, 1989, in Yonkers, New York, USA. Here is his biography.
Name: Derrick Jackson,
Date of Birth: July 20, 1989,
Place of Birth: Yonkers, New York, USA,
Ethnicity: African American,
Career: Relationship guru, social media, poet, author, entrepreneur, and self-love ambassador.
Derrick Jaxn Early Life
Not much is known about Derrick Jaxn Early life except the few he disclosed on social media. Derrick was born in Yonkers, New York, but he grew up in Enterprise, which is in Alabama. Derrick was raised by his mom in a single-parent family. While he was growing up, he witnessed his mother battle life-threatening diseases while working several jobs. His early experience in life prepared him for his later life and served as a motivating factor for his determination to succeed in life. Derrick attended his undergraduate studies at Tuskegee University, College of Business and Information Science. When he was in University, he started a nonprofit group for young people. Derrick was a good sportsman, and he won several national Football championships. Aside from that, he was a good community leader.
Derrick Jaxn Career
Jaxn is a YouTuber, an author, and an influencer. He began his writing career as a blogger when he started a small blog. After he has grown his blog to the point of being recognized in several ways. Derrick became popular in 2012 when he started a blog about the missteps he made that led him out of college. Jaxn was fortunate to clinch a position in the Fortune 500 corporate America. As an influencer, Derrick Jaxn often gave his opinion on single mothers, memes, and relationships in general. Aside from that, as a freelance writer, Derrick Jackson has authored books like A Cheating Man’s Heart and a lot more.
Jackson always provides advice on his Google YouTube video channel to his viewers. And also on his Instagram account. Aside from being a blogger, Derrick Jackson is an author and has written more than seven books. His novel, A Cheating Man’s Heart that was published in 2013, has gained much support from fans. And has a top rating on the Amazon book platform. Jaxn went on to release the second and third editions of A Cheating Man’s Heart in 2015 and 2020.
His self-help title that he released in 2018 Don’t Forget Your Crown: Self-Love, is another of his books. Other books Jaxn has written are I Still Want It, Single Mothers Are for Grown Up, and I Still Deserve it. In addition to being an author and blogger, Jaxn is an influencer and has millions of followers on Instagram and Facebook.
Derrick Jackson Personal Life
As an influencer, Derrick’s life is under public scrutiny. Although we don’t know much about his early life, we know much about his life as an adult. Jaxn is married to Da’Naia Jackson. Derrick Jaxn has two children with his wife, Da’Naia Jackson, who he cheated on. Much of what Derrick did recently has come under public scrutiny.
Derrick Jaxn Cheating on His wife Da’Naia Jackson
The Self-love expert is caught in a scandal that caused many of his fans to turn against him. While he was still married to his wife Da’Naia, Derrick had an affair with other women. One of the women, Candice De Medeiros, reported to Daily Mail that Jaxn texted her through the summer of 2020. And celebrated his birthday with her and slept with her in the bed that he shared with his wife. Two women came forward and admitted to having an affair with Jaxn. On YouTube channel and Instagram, Derrick has always provided relationship advice but failed to practice what he said in real life. The alleged relationship nearly ended his marriage with his wife, who filed for divorce. During the divorce, Derrick Jaxn’s wife demanded lump sum alimony because she was dependent on him.
Aside from that, Da’Naia demanded full custody of their children. The relationship guru came under public scrutiny. And Derrick admitted to sleeping with other women while still married to his wife. Jaxn got a taste of his own medicine when he was exposed. Jaxn, who preaches about healthy marriage relationships, confesses to his fans about the affairs he had with other women in videos he posted on YouTube. Speaking about himself in the third person, he said what he did is not in line with the biblical standard of being faithful, and he promised to change. His wife, Da’Naia, said that she had forgiven him and wanted to start a new chapter with him forward.