One of the iconic figures of the music world, Keri Hilson got international fame through her breakthrough single The Way I Are in 2007. The artist released her debut album, In a Perfect World in 2009. It was a massive hit that peaked at number four on the US Billboard 200 chart and also became certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Hilson got two Grammy Award nominations for the album too.
Hilson spent most of her early career working as a songwriter and background vocalist for many known artists like Usher, Ludacris, Ciara, Kelly Rowland, Toni Braxton, and Polow da Don.
Keri also has tried her hands in the show business. She is known for Think Like a Man (2012) and Almost Christmas (2016) as well.
Besides, Hilson is an active philanthropist who has been a part of many charitable causes likewise.
What Is Keri Hilson’s Net Worth In 2020?
Keri Hilson has an estimated net worth of $25 million in 2020. She primarily makes money through her music career and many other endeavors.
In 2009, the singer made $500,000 from her first album ‘In a Perfect World‘. Additionally, Hilson’s second studio album, ‘No Boys Allowed‘ also became a hit as well. She earned $205,500 from the album.
Keri’s estimated income from her appearance at the “Stand Up GH concert” in Ghana was $70,000.
Other Income Sources
Prior to her music career, Keri Hilson is also an occasional actress and model. She once featured in Vibe magazine.
Here is the list of some box office hit movies Hilsom starred in,
|Movie||Budget||Box Office||Cast Member|
|Think Like a Man (2012)||$12 million||$96.1 million||Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, and Meagan Good|
|Riddick (2013)||$38 million||$98.3 million||Jordi Mollà and Matthew Nable|
|Almost Christmas (2016)||$17 Million||$42.6 million||Kimberly Elise and Danny Glover|
Besides, Hilson also makes a large amount of fortune from her YouTube channel called KeriHilsonVEVO. It has 699k subscribers as of 2020. Her yearly earnings from the channel range from $15.8k to $253.1k.
Where Does Keri Hilson Live?
Keri Hilson currently resides in her house located in Lithonia, Georgia. The singer has, however, clandestine the financial details of her property.
Hilson owns BMW M3 worth $64,195.
Keri Hilson supports many charity organizations around the world. In early 2010, the singer performed along with Akon on the charity single ‘Oh Africa’ to benefit the underprivileged African youth.
Hilson also teamed up with many artists on the single, “We Are the World 25 for Haiti”. All proceeds of the single benefited victims of the 2010 Haiti earthquake.
In 2011, Keri also posed in retail-clothing company H&M’s celebrity-driven collection for Fashion Against AIDS with the aim that 25% of the sales donated to the Designers Against Aids charity. She also supports suicide among LGBT youth.
Hilson is an ambassador for MTV Staying Alive, a non-profit foundation.
Raised In A Middle-Class family
Keri Hilson was born on 5th Dec 1982, in Decatur, Georgia. Her father was a developer who served in the Army while her mother runs a daycare.
Hilson has four siblings- a brother Kip Hilson and three sisters Kelsee Hilson, Kye Hilson, and Kaycee Hilson. She attended Tucker High School. After graduation, she went on to study at the Oxford College of Emory University and then spent three years at Emory University in Atlanta to study a theater course.
Hilson was in a relationship with her then-boyfriend Serge Ibaka, an NBA star, from 2012 to 2016.
Meanwhile, no update on her relationship status is out, though, sources report, she is the mother of a son named Jayden. Further details are yet to be out.