Who is Jhene Aiko and what is her net worth 2018? The name Jhene Akio is related to the music industry. She established herself as a singer and songwriter. Now to know how she has earned such a huge amount, we have to go through her biography and singing career.
Her full name is Jhene Akio Efuru Chilombo, and she took birth in Los Angeles, California on 16th March 1986.She has got Spanish, American, Japanese and African ancestry. She spent her childhood in Ladera Heights, California and got her schooling at home. In her early days she learned vocal lessons in Culver City, California but due to the unexpected pregnancy, she had to give up halfway.
Jhene Akio stepped in for her musical career in 2002, by contributing her vocal talent to sing several B2K releases and also a song in, “The Masters in Disguise.” Then she signed to the ultimate group and became famous as the cousin of B2K’s lead rapper Lil Fizz, but she was no blood relation with him.
She made her presence in some music videos which includes, O’ Ryan’s debut videos, “Take it Slow.” The other one is B2K’s debut videos, “Uh Huh” and, “Why I Love You.” Ion 2007 Akio again joined music, after a short break for her education. On October 2012, her music video released featuring the song, “My Mine” and during this year she met NO I.D, who is also known as Immenslope—- the record producer and vice president of A&R at Def Jan. Here she made her first single form, “Sail Out.”
During June 2013 she appeared in Big Sean’s Song, “Beware” and this song became the first one song among her released to get place In UK billboard hot 100. On March 2015, a new free song was released by her known as, ‘Living Room Flow” and she also covered in a Disney film Alice in Wonderland which includes, “We love Disney.”
Aiko started dating one of the singers from R&B O” Ryan and they blessed with a baby girl. On 2008 the relation ended, and Aiko entered into a new relationship with Dot Da Genious, who was a record producer on March 2016.The got married, but after five months Aiko filed for divorce.
In her successful music career, Aiko has been nominated for three Grammy awards which include her best R&B song, “The Worst” and the other one is the best contemporary album, “Sail Out.”
Net Worth of Jhene Aiko
Aiko embarked into the music industry at an early age of 12, and now she has earned a net worth of $650 thousand. In her career as a singer, she has got signed with the record label, “Epic” and she has made her appearance in numerous music Videos of “B2K” group, which is the main source of her earnings. Afterwards, she has been marketed as a solo singer, and she gained immense fame and success.
In the beginning, she kicked off her singing career with Sony, the ultimate group and epic records and her career pick up the speed to gain popularity in 2011 when her released album, “Sailing Soul(s)” had got 400,000 downloads. Aiko’s success was in peak form during 2013 to 2015, and that has a significant contributing part of her net worth as well. On Nov 2013 her debut album,” The Ep Sail Out” touched the record of the highest sale of 34,000 copies in the first week.
On Sep 8, 2014 She released her another hit album,” Souled out,” which ranked three in the US Billboard 200 and on the opening week it made a record sale of over 70,000 copies. So with every release her net worth increases.