Keri Hilson is an American singer, record producer, songwriter, vocal arranger, and actress. She rose to prominence in 2007 after featuring in Timberland’s single “The way I are”. She released her debut solo album in 2009 named “In a perfect world”. She is also well known for her song “knock you down” which won several awards.
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Biography and Early Life
Keri Hilson was born on December 5, 1982, in Decatur, Georgia. Her father was serving at the army as a developer and her mother was a daycare owner. She grew up with her sisters Kaycee, Kelsee, Kye, and her brother Kip in an African American neighborhood and in a middle-class family. Being young her mother enrolled her for piano classes but instead had a love for music so she started to perfect her vocals while her teacher was playing the piano.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Keri Hilson in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Keri Hilson’s age is 38 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 5 December 1982. Though, she is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 175 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 117 lbs in Pound and 53kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Brown.
Keri Hilson went to school in Tucker High school. She then went to Oxford University as well as Emory University in Atlanta. She graduated after three years of studying theatre. During her school years, she used to still use her skills as a songwriter and also as a background vocalist.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Keri Hilson got married to her love Samuel Sobo on March 17, 2012, and together they were blessed with a son named Jayden Sobo. They were living happily for fifteen years until, like any other marriage it hit its rock bottom and decided to take a divorce. They however love their son dearly and co-parent with no issue at all. After the divorce, she has been linked with many celebrities such as Serge Ibaka, Lil Wayne, and Chris Brown. She has however not given her statement in regard to the allegations and rumors.
Is Keri Hilson Lesbian?
Keri being extremely sexy she considers herself straight. She is one of the most intriguing figure and beautiful face, but don’t be fooled at the looks only for she only attracts the attention of men.
Keri started her career as a background vocalist and a songwriter for artist such as Usher, Ludacris and Toni Braxton. At 14, she signed a record deal with D’Signe a girl group which later separated. As she advanced in her studies she became a member of “The clutch” which is a songwriting and production team. Together they wrote songs for musicians like Omarion, Clara Mary J Blige, and many more. In 2008 Keri released her debut album “In a perfect world” it was such a commercial success, and it ranked as #4 in the billboard 200 charts.
Keri’s single “knock you down “ such that it was ranked as#1 in the R&B /hip hop songs chart and #3 in the bill board hot 100. She took a break from music for a little while but is now set to release her third album named L.I.A.R which is soon to be released. She stated that the album will be a compilation of her first and her second album. In 2020, she was featured in Stoneboys,s song “nominate”. Stoney is a Ghanaian dancehall musician
She also is engaged in acting where in 2012 she was featured in the romantic comedy film “Think like a man”. In 2013, she featured in an action film named “Riddick”. After a three-year break she came back with the film “Almost Christmas”. In 2017, she had her first supporting role “love by the 10th date” which wa a television movie. In 2009 Keri took part in “Lil Wayne’s music tour in North America. Their song “turning me on” won BET Awards for the best new artist category awards.
Keri’s songs have been widely received and have also won her several nominations and awards. Her singles “turning me on” “i like” and “knock you down” have made her receive nominations for best new artist and Best rap/sung collaboration at the Grammy Awards. In 2007, she was awarded by Bet Awards for best new artist, in 2009 received Mobo awards Best R&B /soul act, in the same year she received Soul Train music award for best new artist and best collaboration. Keri in 2010 received NAACP image for outstanding new artist
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Keri Hilson in 2021
As of August 2021, she has an estimated net worth of $6 million. She started getting a salary when she was very young, over time music has proved to pay her bills. She has received a considerable amount with her primary career being music. She also garners her wealth by her acting career, songwriting skills and being a vocal arranger. She has additionally been involved in endorsements such as Avon a personal care and beauty product
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Keri has supported several charities amongst being the recent where she collaborated with Akon on his single “oh Africa” which the proceeds were donated to African youths who are underprivileged.
- She started piano lessons at the age of 12 years.
- Keri is actively involved in raising awareness for HIV and AIDS
Keri becomes one of the top songwriters there is to date. She discovered her talent when she was still a young child. Although she has songs of her own which she performs, she finds pleasure in writing. She has also pushed herself into the acting career and so far the sky is the limit for the talented singer.
Facts of Keri Lynn Hilson
- Gender Female
- full nameKeri Lynn Hilson
- birthplaceDecatur/Georgia, United States
- Date of Birth December 05, 1982
- Age 39 years 1 months
- Horoscope Sagittarius
- Lucky Number 10
- Lucky Stone Turquoise
- Lucky Color Orange
- Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius
- net worth$6 million
- professionSinger, songwriter, vocal arranger
- weightIn Kilograms –53 Kg, In Pounds – 117 lbs
- heightIn Centimetres – 175 cm, In Feet and Inches –5′ 9″
- hair colorBrown
- eye colorBrown
- high schoolTucker High school