How Much Is American Singer-Songwriter Bobby Brown’s Net Worth?
Bobby Brown who founded New Edition is worth around $2 Million as of May 2020. He is a multi-talented celebrity who has worked as a singer-songwriter, occasional rapper, dancer, and actor.
He has released albums like King of Stage, Don’t Be Cruel, Bobby, and The Masterpiece. Similarly, his filmography includes Be Somebody… or Be Somebody’s Fool!, Nora’s Hair Salon 2: A Cut Above, and Two Can Play That Game.
To add to this he is also famous for his somewhat troubled relationships with legendary singer Whitney Houston.
Income Sources: Salary & Earnings
Turned professional since 1978, Brown accumulates a $2 million net worth in 2020 & thanks to prominence & versatility in various fields- primarily, Bobby grabbed a considerable sum through his singing career.
In fact, he earned around $2,100,000 in 1992 and $7,900,000 alone from record sales and royalty revenue.
Other rappers’ are worth: DMX ($10 million), and E-40 ($10 million).
Career Journey In Brief
Brown started his career by starting the rap group New Edition when he was just 9 years old. The group was hugely successful but Brown left stating that
“The most I saw from all the tours and all of the records we sold was $500 and a VCR.”
After leaving the group, he started his solo career in the music industry debuting with the album King of Stage in 1986. He also had a successful solo career and released various albums that did well in the charts.
His former group New Edition reunited in 1990 and released a song Bell Biv DeVoe’s “Word to the Mutha!”
His film career started in 1984 with the motivational video Be Somebody… or Be Somebody’s Fool!. After this, he worked in projects like Krush Groove, Ghostbusters II, Mother Goose Rock ‘n’ Rhyme, Nora’s Hair Salon, The Untitled Action Bronson Show, etc.
He acted in various films and worked with stars of the industry like Martin Lawrence.
Earnings From Instagram Endorsements & YouTube
The well-known celebrity Brown is a very marketable persona which has made him a welcome choice for advertisers and marketers all around the world.
As of May 2020, Bobby has over 539k followers on his Instagram account; according to Influencer Marketing Hub, it can earn him $1,609.5 – $2,682 per sponsored post.
Furthermore, Brown owns a YouTube channel BobbyBrownVEVO in association with Vevo & has over 237K subscribers & a total of 170.456 million views.
The channel has the potential to generate $8.4K – $134.1K per year.
The rapper cum actor may also be passionately involved with various charities and charitable organizations.
Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle, Tax, Insurance, And Expenses
The man of all seasons may have expensive houses and lavish cars, however, the information regarding his assets are not available in the media and tabloid sources.
He was once sent to prison for 90 days for failing to pay child support but was pardoned with 6 days in prison after making the payments of around $15,000.
Brown may also pay huge amounts in taxes due to his high income. He may pay income, property, vehicle, and road taxes as per the laws of his state and county.
He might also have insurance of his health, life, property, and vehicles nut the information regarding his plans and policies are not available.
Bobby Brown’s Personal Life: Age, Height
Bobby Brown was born Robert Barisford Brown on February 5, 1969, in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S to father Herbert Brown and mother Carole Brown. He has a sister named Leolah Brown and a brother named Tommy Brown.
He was brought up in Roxbury’s Orchard Park Projects. He is African-American as per his ethnicity and is American by nationality.
As of May 2020, Brown is 51 years old & has a height of 5 ft. 10 inches (178 cm).
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Married Twice & Divorced With One: How Many Children He Has?
From 2 marriages & other relationships, Bobby Brown is the father of 7 children (4 from wives & 3 from ex-girlfriends).
Currently, Bobby Brown is in a marital relationship with Alicia Etheredge, the duo wed on 18th June 2019 & is together ever since.
Together, they share 3 children: son Cassius Brown (born on May 30, 2009) & 2 daughters, Bodhi Jameson Rein Brown (July 9, 2015) & Hendrix Estelle Sheba Brown (July 21, 2016).
Before this, he was married to late superstar Whitney Houston; they exchanged vows on July 18, 1992, & welcomed daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown (March 4, 1993 – July 26, 2015).
After 15 years of marriage, they divorced on April 24, 2007.
Earlier than his first marriage, with his ex-girlfriend Melika Williams, he welcomed son Landon Brown on June 22, 1986.
Then, from his relationship with then-girlfriend Kim Ward, Bobby became father to La’Princia Brown (born on September 17, 1990) & son Bobby Brown Jr. (November 26, 1992).