Jason Joel Desrouleaux (born September 21, 1989), better known by his stage name Jason Der├╝lo, is an American singer-songwriter, actor and dancer. After producing records for several artists and writing songs for Cash Money Records, co-founder of the label Birdman, Young Money Entertainment owner Lil Wayne and rapper Diddy, Der├╝lo signed to minor recording label Beluga Heights. After Beluga Heights became part of the Warner Music Group, Der├╝lo released his debut single, "Whatcha Say" in May 2009, which sold over five million digital downloads, gaining an RIAA certification of double platinum, and reaching number 1 in the US and New Zealand. Der├╝lo released his second single, "In My Head", in December 2009. His debut album, Jason Der├╝lo, was released in 2010.