Known professionally as Timbaland, Timothy Zachery Mosley is an American musician, record producer, DJ, rapper, songwriter, singer, and record executive. He has received widespread praise for his innovative production work and unique “stuttering” rhythmic style. In 2007, Entertainment Weekly stated that “just about every current pop trend can be traced back to him — from sultry, urban-edged R&B songstresses … to the art of incorporating avant-garde sounds into No. 1 hits.”
As a songwriter, he has written 85 UK hits and 99 US hits, as of 2014. With Swizz Beatz, he created the popular webcast series Verzuz in 2020.
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Biography and Early Life
Timbaland was born on March 10, 1972 in Norfolk, Virginia, to Latrice and Garland Mosley. His brother, Sebastian, is reportedly around nine years younger. His sister Courtney Rashon is a makeup artist and an author from New Jersey.
In 1986, when Timbaland was 14 years old, he was accidentally shot by a co-worker at a local Red Lobster restaurant and was partially paralyzed for nine months. During this time, he began to learn how to DJ using his left hand.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Timbaland in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Timbaland’s age is 49 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 10 March 1972. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 198 lbs in Pound and 90 kg in Kilograms.
Timbaland graduated from Salem High School of Virginia Beach, Virginia. While attending high school, Timbaland began a long-term collaboration with rapper Melvin (Magoo) Barcliff. The teenage Timbaland also joined the production ensemble S.B.I. (which stood for ‘Surrounded by Idiots’) which also featured Pharrell Williams.
He was also high school friends with brothers Terrence and Gene Thornton, who would become known as Pusha T and Malice of the rap group Clipse, respectively.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Timbaland married Monique Idlett in 2008. In 2013, she filed for divorce. She asked Timbaland to pay child support for their then 5-year-old daughter and her then 10-year-old child from a previous relationship. Timbaland has three children, Reign Mosley, Demetrius Mosley, and Frankie Mosley.
Is Timbaland Gay?
Timbaland is straight, and was married to Monique Idlett for five years, before she filed for divorce.
Timbaland found success in the pop and R&B industry in the late 1990s. Timbaland produced a long list of hits, primarily for a select group of artists such as Missy Elliott, Aaliyah, Jay-Z, Ginuwine, Ludacris, Snoop Dogg, Nas, and Justin Timberlake. He is known for infusing a sense of individuality and creativity into his productions. His signature stuttering bass as well as absolutely no sampling, make his work very recognizable.
Timbaland started his own record label, Beat Club. From 1997 through 2003, he released three Timbaland & Magoo albums and 1998’s “Tim’s Bio” —a solo album. Timbaland helped produce many albums for various artists in 2008, including Madonna’s “Hard Candy,” Ashlee Simpson’s “Bittersweet World,” Flo Rida’s “Mail On Sunday,” Lindsay Lohan’s “Spirit in the Dark”, Chris Cornell’s “Scream,” Missy Elliott’s “Block Party,” and Jennifer Hudson’s debut album.
In 2019, Timbaland began teaching through Masterclass, providing an instructional series on production and beat-making. In August 2020, Timbaland teased a sequel called “FutureSex/LoveSound” from Justin Timberlake.
Timbaland has received 21 Grammy Award nominations, winning four awards: one of them is for his collaboration with Timberlake on “SexyBack” in 2007, and another one for “LoveStoned”, another collaboration with Timberlake, in 2008. Timbaland has also found success at the Teen Choice Awards, winning four awards from eight nominations. Overall, Timbaland has received fifteen awards from 39 nominations.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Timbaland in 2021
As of 2021, Timbaland has an estimated net worth of more than $100 million. He has made this huge fortune through his successful career as a musician and record producer.
He has released several commercially successful studio albums, songs, and mixtapes such as Tim’s Bio: Life from da Bassment (1998), Shock Value II (2009), Lobster & Scrimp, Give It to Me, Get on the Bus, and many more.
Timbaland has also earned a considerable amount of wealth through live performances, stage shows, concerts, and brand endorsements.
As an R&B producer, Timbaland created a unique, rhythmic sound using breakbeats, which break up the smooth flow of tracks to create moments of tension and release. Even all the way back to his hit “Pony” with Ginuwine, those drums are considered years ahead of their time. Timbaland will forever be known as a hard hitting, hip-hop drum sample Icon.
Facts of Timothy Zachery Mosley
- Gender Male
- full nameTimothy Zachery Mosley
- birthplaceNorfolk, Virginia, U.S.
- net worth$100 million
- professionMusician and record producer
- weightIn Kilograms – 90 Kg, In Pounds – 198 lbs
- heightIn Centimetres – 170 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
- hair colorBlack
- eye colorBrown
- high schoolSalem High School