Who is Seal Henry and what is his net worth 2018? Seal is a one of the most famous and internationally acclaimed English singer and song writer. He is best known for his super hit albums and singles like “Seal”, “Crazy”, “Prayer for the Dying” and many more. His first album “Seal” was released in 1991, which was a huge hit in UK and it rated number #1 on the “UK Singles Chart”. As a result, he was rewarded with plenty of nominations and awards. Seal is four time Grammy Awards winner. His single “Kiss from a Rose” was also appeared in the blockbuster film “Batman Forever” in 1995.
Seal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adeola Samuel was born on 19 February, 1963 in Paddington, London, England. His mother, Adebisi Ogundeji is of Nigerian descent while his father, Francis Samuel is a Brazilian. His first and middle names are in Nigerian’s language, called “Yorba”. Seal was brought up by a foster family in Westminster, London. Then later, he moved back with his father and stepmother. He doesn’t have any pleasant memory from his childhood, as he had to deal with his father’s violent and aggressive nature. Seal has a younger brother named Jaymes Samuel, also known as “Bullitts”. Seal’s brother is also a well known singer, songwriter, producer and film maker. Seal has done diploma in Architecture.
In early 1980’s, Seal used to sing at local clubs and bars. Later, he joined the local fame British funk band, “Push” and he also toured to Japan with the band in 1987. During his Thailand tour he joined the “Blues” band for a short time. Seal took his initial steps toward stardom when he perform as a lead singer with S’Express and appeared in their music video. In 1990, he came out with the song “Killer”, which was produced by famous British producer Adamski and written by Seal. After his successful album, he became a successful singer.
On 10th May 2005, Seal married to his long time girlfriend and German model Heidi Klum. Seal and Heidi are blessed with four children, as seal officially adopted Heidi’s daughter from her previous partner. But their marriage didn’t last long, the couple get divorced in April 2012. After his divorce, he started dating famous model Erica Parker. At the age of 23, Seal was diagnosed with discoid lupus erythematosus.
Seal Henry Net Worth
Seal net worth is estimated to be around $35 millions. Seal’s major source of income is his singing career. Seal’s first album “Seal” was triumphant and estimated earnings from his alum was near about $2,205,000. In 1994, his album “Seal II” earning was estimated to be $4,380,000 and from “Seal IV” he earned $560,000. Apart from that he has given many successful hits in music industry. In 2004, his album “Best 1991-2004” sales record estimated to be $667,500 and he earned $190,000 from his album “System” in 2007. His diamond certified album “Soul” earned near about $2,375,000. In 2015, his album 7, which is also gold certified by SNEP sales record estimated to be $50,000.
Seal has given some greatest hits to music industry and become internationally successful singer. Seal’s single “killer” turns out to be a huge hit in UK and sold more than 400,000 copies in UK. His single was also awarded by the “British Phonographic Industry” with Gold certification and ranked at number #1 position in UK. His second album “Seal II” earned him a countless awards and nominations. His album gathered the number four position on Billboard Hot 100 in 1995. His fifth album “Seal: Best 1991-2004”, which consists hit number of Seal was released in 1994. It was gold certified by IFPI Austria, Pro-Musica Brazil, and RMNZ. In addition, Seal has won many awards for his super hit singles and albums.
Seal has grabbed many awards and nominations for his expressive and incredible songs. He was nominated 8 times for the prestigious awards. He has won three “Brit Awards” in the category of Best Album, Best Video, and best Male Solo Artist. In 1996, hi won 3 “Grammy Awards” for his internationally hit single Kiss from a Rose. Seal has also bagged “MTV Movie Awards” and “BMI Films and TV Awards”.
Seal is always in headline for his controversial statements about his ex wife or for his link ups with models. Lately he spends holiday with his ex wife Heidi Klum and their four children. Seal was also appeared in the 10th annual independent musical awards as a judge. Seal performed for a charity event for victims of Hurricane Katrina with famous artists like Kanye West, Snoop Dogg, Brad Pitt and many more.
Seal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adeola Samuel is a successful person as well as great human being also. He has also supported many charities and foundations. He is praised and loved by all artists in music industry. Seal is a great inspiration for young singers and he always supports independent musician careers.