Ryan Leslie is an American record producer and recording artist. He is better known for producing many singles for various famous artists in categories like gospel, R&B, hip-hop and also pop. Now let’s have a close look on the net worth of Ryan Leslie in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Anthony Ryan Leslie was born in Washington D.C, the USA on September 25, 1978. His parents were Clement Leslie and Mooi Leslie. He was born and raised in a Christian family, and his parents were Salvation Army officers. He grew up in various countries, cities, and states.
He attended Bear Creek High School in California and later joined Harvard University. He graduated from Harvard when he was only 19, and he acquired a degree in Government, which mainly concerned political science and macroeconomics.
As a child, he used to play cornet in the Salvation Army Band and later he learned how to play the piano. He started producing tracks when he was still a student at Harvard. He created them for various local artists from Boston.
Ryan Leslie is one of the very few celebrities who has managed to keep their personal lives private. He is a very discreet person, and there are no details available about his own life.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
The career of Ryan kicked off while he was still a student at the Harvard University. He was a member of a cappella group by the name of the ‘Krokodiloes.’ He also used to create and develop music in the campus’ basement studio. After completing his studies, he started his studio with a loan of $15,000 he had borrowed.
He got a production internship from Younglord in 2003, and they worked together and produced the hit song ‘Keep Giving Your Love To Me.’ The same year, he released his debut album by the title ‘Just Right.’ In 2006, he released ‘Diamond Girl,’ which was a lead single. The single premiered on the BET 106 & Park. Later that year, he released ‘I-R-I-N-A’ video song on his YouTube channel.
‘Addiction’ was the title of his second single released in 2008, and in 2009, he released his third single which he also directed. It was titled ‘How It Was Supposed To Be’. He released a self-titled album in 2009, in which he was the writer as well as the producer. He has released very many albums and singles, and he has also worked with various artists.
As part of his achievement, he was nominated for various awards like Grammy Awards, BET Awards, Soul Train Music Award, among many others. A song he produced ‘Me & U’, sold over 1 million copies.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of the famous artist is $10 Million. His wealth has mainly come from his musical career. He has also earned a lot of money from the returns of his company. Over the years, he has been able to make commercially successful music, thus increasing his wealth.
Ryan Leslie is one of the most famous and celebrated recording and producing artist today. He has managed to work his way up the success ladder over the years. His efforts have paid off well, and his outstanding work is commendable. We hope he will continue to make more hits.