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Babyface Net Worth: $80 Million

Kenneth Brian Edmonds who is widely known by his professional name Babyface. He was born on April 10, 1959 in the remarkable city of Indianapolis, Indiana; U.S. Babyface is an American singer, songwriter and record producer. He has written and produced over 26 number-one R&B hits throughout his career, and has won 11 Grammy Awards. Edmonds played with the funk artist Bootsy Collins, who tagged him “Babyface” because of his youthful look. He also performed in the group Manchild (which had a 1977 hit “Especially for you” with band member Daryl Simmons) as a guitarist. One of his major credits which he received was when he wrote the tune for ‘’slow jam’’ for the R&B band Midnight Star in 1983. The tune was on Midnight Star’s 1983 double-platinum No Parking on the Dance Floor album, and while it never was a single, it received massive radio airplay and the song is still played on quiet storm radio stations. His album Playlist consists of eight cover songs and two original works. It was released on September 18, 2007. It was the first album on the newly re-launched Mercury Records label. On February 4, 2014, he released a Grammy Award-winning duet album with Toni Braxton titled Love, Marriage & Divorce on Motown Records. He has net worth of $80,000,000 according to years 2014-2015. While like other s baby, face also is paid from sponsorship and endorsement deals. The amount that baby face receives from endorsement and sponsorship is $2,091,503. Yearly salary of famous singer Babyface is about $9,411,765.

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Initial Details Kenneth Brian Edmonds:

Full nameKenneth Brian Edmonds
Date of birthApril 10, 1959
Place of birthIndianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
Debut year1977
ProfessionSinger, song writer, record producer
Stage nameBabyface
GenresR&B, new jack swing, pop
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, keyboard
Websitewww.babyfacemusic.com
Net worth$80,000,000
Yearly salary$9,411,765

How much is Babyface Net Worth during years:

YearsNet worth
2012$45,812,412
2013$64,000,000
2014$69,574,210
2015$80,000,000
2016$80,000,000

Some Interesting Facts:

Early Life: Edmonds was born on April 10, 1959, in Indianapolis, Indiana, to Marvin and Barbara Edmonds. Barbara was a production operator at a pharmaceutical plant. Edmonds, who is the fifth of six brothers, he attended North Central High School in Indianapolis, Indiana, and as a shy youth, wrote songs to express his emotions. At the time when Edmonds was in eight grades, his father passed away due to lung cancer, leaving his mother alone to raise his sons. At that time, Edmonds was determined with his career in music.

Personal Life: Babyface married his first wife, Denise during his young adult years. In 1990, Babyface met Tracey Edmonds when she auditioned for the music video for his song “Whip Appeal”. They married on September 5, 1992, and have two sons, Brandon and Dylan. On January 7, 2005, Tracey filed for divorce in Los Angeles County Superior Court, citing irreconcilable differences. In October 2005, Babyface and Tracey announced that they were ending their marriage of thirteen years. In 2007, Babyface began dating his backup dancer Nicole “Nikki” Pantenburg. In 2008, Babyface and Nicole welcomed a daughter.  The pair married on May 17, 2014.

Career: Edmonds played with the funk artist Bootsy Collins, who tagged him “Babyface” because of his youthful look. He also performed in the group Manchild (which had a 1977 hit “Especially for you” with band member Daryl Simmons) as a guitarist. One of his major credits which he received was when he wrote the tune for ‘’slow jam’’ for the R&B band Midnight Star in 1983. The tune was on Midnight Star’s 1983 double-platinum No Parking on the Dance Floor album, and while it never was a single, it received massive radio airplay and the song is still played on quiet storm radio stations. His album Playlist consists of eight cover songs and two original works. It was released on September 18, 2007. It was the first album on the newly re-launched Mercury Records label. On February 4, 2014, he released a Grammy Award-winning duet album with Toni Braxton titled Love, Marriage & Divorce on Motown Records. In the late 1980s, he contributed to the creation of new jack swing, writing and producing music for the likes of Bobby Brown, Karyn White, Pebbles, Paula Abdul and Sheena Easton. In 1989, Edmonds co-founded LaFace Records with Reid. Three of the label’s early artists TLC, Usher, and Toni Braxton were very successful. TLC’s second albumCrazySexyCool, for which he wrote and produced some of the hits, became the best-selling album of all time by an American girl group. Under his direction, TLC was able to sell more than 60 million albums worldwide, and a combined 75 million records. In the mid-1990s, Edmonds and his then-wife Tracey Edmonds expanded into the business of motion pictures, setting up Edmonds Entertainment Group and producing films such as Soul Food (1997), Josie and the Pussycats (2001), and also the soundtrack for the film The Prince of Egypt (1998), which included contributions from numerous artists, including Mariah Carey and Whitney Houston. Edmonds founded his record label Soda Pop Records in 2009. Since founding the label he has signed R&B icons K-Ci & JoJo, releasing their first album for the label entitled My Brother’s Keeper. In 2013, Babyface secured a distribution deal with E1 Music for the label.

Richest singer around the world according to year 2016:

Following is the list of people who earned a lot of fame from this profession:

ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER $1.2 billion

PAUL MCCARTNEY $1.1 billion

HERB ALPERT $850 Million

MADONNA $800 million

SEAN COMBS (DIDDY) $735 million

DR. DRE $700 million

CELINE DION $630 million

BONo $600 million

JAY-Z $550 million

MARIAH CAREY $510 million

Income from Discography:

Name of discographyIncome
From the Heart$13,986,014
Face/MTV Unplugged$11,363,636
Playlist$8,658,009
Grown and Sexy$6,493,506
The Other Side of Cool$5,543,237
A Love Story$5,050,505

Babyface net worth is around about of $80,000,000. While like others, baby face also is paid from sponsorship and endorsement deals. The amount that baby face receives from endorsement and sponsorship is $2,091,503. Yearly salary of famous singer Babyface is about $9,411,765.

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