Celebrity: Jhené Aiko
Date of Birth
Jhene Aiko’s Net Worth: $650 thousand dollars
American singer-songwriter, Jhene Akio Efuru Chilombo better known as Jhene Aiko born on the 16th of March 1988 in Los Angeles, California on 16th March 1986 has a net worth of $650 thousand dollars.
Jhene Aiko who has got both Spanish, American, Japanese and African ancestry spent her childhood in Ladera Heights, California where she got her schooling at home. She started her music career in 2002, after contributing her vocal talent to sing several B2K releases including the song “The Masters in Disguise.” She was later signed by The Ultimate Group and Epic Records but left both to finish her education, while she was first known as Lil’ Fizz’s cousin even though she has no blood relations with him. She then made appearance in some music videos including, O’ Ryan’s debut videos, “Take it Slow.”
Though she recorded her first album titled, My Name is Jhene in 2003, the album was never released. Her music career skyrocketed to earn her great popularity after the release of her album, “Sailing Soul(s)” that had got 400,000 downloads in 2011. Aiko’s success was in peak form during 2013 to 2015, and that has a significant contributing part of her net worth as well. In 2013 she released her debut album the EP Sail out on Artium and Def Jam and it sold over 250,000 copies in the U.S. to hit #2 on the US R&B/Hip Hop and #8 on the Billboard 200 charts.
The album had on it the singles “3:16AM”, “Bed Peace” Ft. Childish Gambino, and “The Worst” that broke the top 10 on the U.S. R&B chart. She released her another hit debut studio album, titled ”Souled out” on the 8th of September, 2014 and it ranked three in the US Billboard 200 while making a record sale of over 70,000 copies on the opening week. The first single from the album “To Love & Die” Ft. Cocaine 80s reached #20 on the U.S. R&B chart, in her music career, Aiko has been nominated for three Grammy awards including her best R&B song, “The Worst” and the best contemporary album, “Sail Out.”
Aiko who started dating one of the singers from R&B O” Ryan with whom she has a baby girl after the end of the relationship in 2008, entered into a new relationship with Dot Da Genious, a record producer she got married to in March 2016 but filed for divorce from him after five months. She has since been dating Big Sean whom she appeared in his song “Beware” that became the first number one song from her to get a place In UK billboard hot 100.