Who is Keyshia Cole and what is her net worth 2018? Keyshia Cole started her career when she was just 16. The singer cum songwriter is a well-known personality across the world. After releasing her debut album The Way It Is in 2005, she went on to receive several feats. The album became a platinum sale album in just eight weeks and sold 1.6 million copies. Her second album Just Like You debuted at number two on the Billboard 200. The R&B singer and record producer went on to accumulate good fortune with her profession. The acclaimed singer is on the rise in her career and plans to make more hits.
Keyshia Cole was born on October 15, 1981, in Oakland, California. Her biological father is Francine “Frankie” Lons who is a boxing trainer. When she was 2, she was adopted by Leon and Yvonne Cole who were her family friends. Her biological father me her for the first time in 2016 after a paternity test. When she was 12, she was introduced to music industry along with her brother Sean and got an opportunity to record with MC Hammer.
She grew up listening to her mentor Tupac Shakur. Cole then developed a friendship with Tupac Shakur, who assured to make her singing career. He even asked her to write about the project, but he died unexpectedly. When she was 18, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in music. She got introduced to A&M records A&R Ron Fair in 2002. He started to mentor her and signed her after listening to her song Love. The song Love later became her first platinum single.
Keyshia Cole started to date former NBA player Daniel Gibson in 2009. After getting engaged in January 2010, the couple had their first child, Daniel Hiram Gibson, Jr. in March 2010. The couple officially got married in May 2011. They decided to part ways in 2014. As of 2017, it has been reported that they have filed for their divorce.
In 2005, Keyshia Cole was awarded the Vibe Award. She has received 4 Grammy nominations and was also nominated for American Music Awards. Her other nominations include NAACP Image Awards, BET Awards, and Soul Train Awards. For her song, Heaven Sent she won the Early Entertainment Awards.
Keyshia Cole Net Worth
Apart from singing and song writing, Keyshia is also an accomplished record producer. By having in the entertainment industry since 1998, the 31-year-old has made quite a success both in career and in finance. The net worth of Keyshia Cole is an estimated $10 million. Her three albums have gone on to become platinum sales album and have won her many awards and nominations. She was also the star of a popular reality series called, “Keyshia Cole: The Way It Is”. Since her debut, she started to make good money from the sales of her albums. Thanks to her passion that she turned out to be successful at a very young age.
Keyshia is blessed with a magical voice. She had an illustrious career and continued to expand it. She has given many platinum albums which got certified by RIAA.