Celebrity: Keri Hilson
Date of Birth
Keri Hilson’s Net Worth: $25 million
American singer, songwriter and actress, Keri Hilson, born on the 5th of December 1982 in Decatur, Georgia, who started her music career by composing hit songs for other artists has a net worth of $25 million dollars.
Keri Hilson who first broke into the music scene when she was 14 years by signing a record deal with girl group D’Signe is a regular guest performer on other artists albums, including Timbaland, Nas, and Sean Paul, released her own debut solo album in 2009, the album went Gold, to earn her two Grammy nominations. She spent most of her teenage years as a songwriter and backup artis for the likes of Usher, Ludacris, Kelly Rowland, Toni Braxton and Ciara, she later became a member of the songwriting and production team known as The Clutch where she co-wrote songs like Mary J. Blige’s Take Me as I Am and Britney Spears’ Gimme More.
Keri Hilson who got signed to Timbaland’s record label Mosley Music Group in 2006, appeared in the music videos for Usher’s single Love in This Club and Ne-Yo’s single Miss Independent in 2008. While her debut album titled ‘In a Perfect World’ released in March 2009 hit the Billboard 200 chart at #4, hit #1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and had a first-week sales tally of 94,000 copies, while the album also went gold by October 2009.
In 2012, she made her first debut in the romantic comedy movie titled ‘Think Like a Man’, while she also had a brief role in the sci-fi action film Riddick released in 2013 alongside Vin Diesel. Some of the music awards she has received include BET Award for Best New Artist in 2007, MOBO Award for Best R&B/Soul Act in 2009, Soul Train Music Award for Best New Artist in 2009, Soul Train Music Award for Best Collaboration in 2009 with Kanye West and Ne-Yo, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding New Artist in 2010 and Get Schooled Award in 2011.