Keith Sweat is a distinguished singer-songwriter, music producer, radio personality and actor from the United States of America. His most popular songs are titled “Nobody”, “Freak Me” and “Twisted” which all contributed to his fame. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Keith Sweat in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Keith Douglas Sweat was born on July 22, 1961, in Harlem neighborhood in New York City, New York, United States. His father Charles Crier worked in a factor, but he passed away in 1973, whereas his mother Juanita Sweat mostly worked as a hairdresser.
Keith Sweat was mainly grown and raised in his hometown. His mother was responsible for taking care of him and her other children. He might have attended the City College of New York, but it’s not confirmed. There’s no information on his siblings as even their names are now revealed.
Keith Sweat has been into marriage, divorce, relationship and has children that we are aware of and that is officially confirmed. He had a relationship with the singer-songwriter, entrepreneur, and actress Patti LaBelle. He was married to the TV personality, screenwriter, designer and actress Lisa Wu for around four years ending with a divorce in 2002.
Keith Sweat children names are Justin Sweat, Jordan Sweat, Keyshia Sweat, Keia Sweat and Joshua. His record label was named as his daughter’s name Keia Entertainment.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Keith Sweat worked various jobs before becoming a musician. He began his career in music as the lead singer of a band named “Jamilah” with whom he performed at various locations. His debut studio album “Make It Last Forever” peaked at one on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and gave him a great career start. His last album “Dress To Impress” was released a couple of years ago.
For the awards, Keith Sweat has received many award nominations, but he only won 2. His winnings including the American Music Award in the category of Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist and he was honored with the Soul Train Music Special Lifetime Achievement Award. His other nominations were mainly Soul Train Awards and American Music Awards.
Keith Sweat 2018 plus revealed work so far including only an acting role in a comedy movie titled “Love Magical”, and one of the songs he worked on appear in the British sitcom “Car Share”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American singer-songwriter, musician, and actor Keith Sweat has an estimated net worth of -$100 thousand. His wealth reached minus because he couldn’t pay for a mortgage company for his house and therefore the company sued him. Keith Sweat is still trying to collect money and increase his wealth from the albums and songs he works on.
Keith Sweat is a musician who has a great talent especially in R&B and in soul genres. He has 12 studio albums in his discography which most ranked on top charts even peaked at 1. Keith Sweat was more popular in the past, but he is trying to reclaim the fame and success he experienced years ago.