Luvi Silverberg
November 10, 2022

How to Pronounce Jhene Aiko

Introduction

Jhene Aiko, born Jhené Aiko Efuru Chilombo, is an American singer-songwriter. She released her debut album in 2013 and has since released two more albums: 2014's Souled Out and 2016's Trip. In addition to her own music, she has also contributed to projects by artists such as Big Sean and Ty Dolla $ign. To learn how to pronounce Jhene Aiko's name correctly, keep reading!

People are having trouble pronouncing Jhene Aiko's first name correctly.

Jhene Aiko is a singer and songwriter, who graduated from Los Angeles Film School. Jhene's music is soulful and heartfelt, often with a smooth jazz sound. She has collaborated with artists like Big Sean and Kendrick Lamar, who said this about her in an interview: "She was singing on 'Bitch Don't Kill My Vibe,' but I didn’t know it was her at first."

Jhene Aiko's first name is pronounced, "JAY-nay." It's not "Jay-nay" or "Jayne" or any other variation of the name Janeee or Janieeeeeeee.

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Her first name is pronounced, "JAY-nay."

Her first name is pronounced, "JAY-nay."

  • Pronounce the JAY as in Jay-Z.

  • The second syllable should sound like "nay" as in "nay nay!"

  • The first letter is a soft "j" as in "jam."

"JAY-nay"

Jhené Aiko is pronounced "JAY-nay".

The "A" is silent. It's pronounced like the first syllable of "Jenna" or like the first syllable of "Janet", depending on which way you pronounce it. The pronunciation doesn't change if you add an accent mark, either: both Jhené and Jhene will sound the same.

So if someone says they're a fan of Jhené Aiko and you want to be sure that they mean that singer instead of somebody else with a similar name, ask them how their favorite artist spells her name (and feels free to correct them if it's wrong).

Conclusion

Jhene Aiko is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She can be found on social media through her Instagram account @jheneaiko, Twitter handle @JheneAiko and Facebook page Jhene Aiko.

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