Jai Waetford is an Australian musical artist who rose to fame when landing in the top three finalists on the fifth season of The X Factor Australia in 2013. At the same year, he then made his debut single Your Eyes which reached number six on the ARIA Singles Chart and received two nominations for Poprepublic.tv Award as Favourite Australian Male Artist and Breakthrough Artist of 2013.
During his childhood, he by himself learned to play guitar through YouTube videos. He attended Campbelltown Performing Arts High School.
He is the son of Alana Dow and Creedy Waetford.