JoJo Siwa in her Nickelodeon special.

Take a step into JoJo's world with her brand new special on Nickelodeon.

In case you’re wondering “hey, I know that girl” chances are you do. JoJo Siwa is a young dancer who rose to fame thanks to her time on Lifetime’s Dance Moms.

Now she’s giving you a peek into her life with JoJo Siwa: My World on Sunday 26 November at 08:20 on Nickelodeon and available to stream on DStv Now as she gears up for a big performance!

We’re here to school you on all things JoJo – here are the deets you have to know if you plan to be a part of the Siwa squad.  

She sings

Not only can she dance but JoJo has released some catchy tunes! Her most popular song is without a doubt Boomerang which is nearly at 400 million views on YouTube! It focuses on online bullying and rising above the negativity. You go JoJo!

Watch the fun and colourful music video for Boomerang below:


YouTube fame

JoJo is all about sharing her life with her fans and her YouTube channel is the perfect platform to do just that! She started making videos on her main channel and has racked up nearly 5 million subscribers! She has another channel where she provides even more insight into her life to her over one million subscribers!


Her style

In a YouTube video JoJo revealed that she has over 700 hair bows – and in case you haven’t noticed, wearing a bow is part of her signature style. She’s got hair bows in every style and colour imaginable. She has her own bright, beautiful bow range at Claire’s.


Book deal

JoJo is only 14 and already growing her empire! She recently had her book released titled JoJo’s Guide to the Sweet Life: #Peaceouthaterz but it’s been announced she’s signed up for a future three-book deal! Great news for fans, the titles for the upcoming books have been revealed: JoJo's Big Activity Book: DIY Fun for the Sweet Life; JoJo Loves BowBow; and JoJo Siwa: Things I Love: A Fill-In Friendship Book.


At only 14 JoJo is going places already! Watch out for this superstar on JoJo Siwa: My World on Sunday 26 November at 08:20 on Nickelodeon and streaming live on DStv Now.

By Michelle Govender