Omarion is a famous American rapper, singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor. Omarion released his 4th studio album, ‘Love & Other Drugs’ (2013). Following, Omarion released his album, ‘Sex Playlist’ (2014). Continue reading to find the estimated net worth of Omarion as of 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Omarian was born as Omari Ishmael Grandberry on 12th November 1984 in Inglewood, California, the US to Leslie Burrell and Trent Grandberry. Omarion is the oldest of seven children.
Since his young age, Omarion showed his talents in playing football and dancing. Omarion did not complete his education since he wished to pursue his professional life in the entertainment industry.
According to reports published in 2017, Omarion has a long-time girlfriend named Apryl Jones. They have a son named Megaa Omari (2014) and a daughter named A’mei Kazuko (2016).
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Initially, Omarion worked as a model for advertisements for brands such as MacDonald’s and Kellogg’s and others. Later, Omarion appeared in popular R&B girl band’s album, ‘Before Dark.’ In the early 2000s, Omarion commenced his professional life as a singer when Christopher B. Stokes selected him. Later, this helped in forming the band called ‘B2K’ group that disbanded in 2004.
Since 2005, Omarion began his career as a solo singer and released his first solo album, ’O.’ Omarion’s first released the solo album, ‘O,’ reached number 1 on the Billboard 200. His album, ‘O’ got nominated for the Best Contemporary R&B Album of the 48th Annual Grammy Awards.
In 2009, Omarion won 2005 BET Viewer’s Choice Award for ‘O’ and Best New Artist. Omarion’s 2nd album, ’21’ reached number 1 on the Billboard 200 and was right on top of the R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts. Omarion released three studio albums that have all been recognized as Platinum.
In 2007, Omarion won Most Inspiring Act of the Urban Music Award. The same year, Omarion and his fellow rapper, Bow Wow released an album, ‘Face Off.’ During the first week, this album sold over 100,000 copies and continued selling over 500,000 copies. The album reached ‘gold’ status as per Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
In 2004, Omarion enacted in several movies and made a name after ‘You Got Served.’ This movie was about friends who took part in hip-hop dancing in the underground dance competitions. In 2009, Omarion appeared on television shows, ‘America’s Best Dance Crew,’ ‘Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami,’ and ‘Let’s Stay Together.’
Omarion was a judge on the 5th season of Best Dance Crew of America. He had substituted for the previous judge, Shane Sparks (2010). However, Omarion left soon after the 5th season to concentrate on his music profession.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of Omarian is $14 million. Most of Omarion’s income and wealth comes from his acting in television series and movies. Omarion has proved to be a successful solo singer who has been awarded for his albums. All his three solo albums have got Platinum recognition. Omarion earned $43,000 from his 2014s album, ‘Sex Playlist.’
Omarion uses his degree in Business to manage his finances he earns from the entertainment industry. Additional to his musical career, Omarion is keen in opening his own shoe line business called ‘Oboi.’ His main intention is to keep stock of various styles of shoes that can be worn for all occasions.
At this point, Omarion has a lucrative business endorsing with ‘Reebok.’ In his music professional life, presently, Omarion is signed up with ‘Maybach Music Group’ and ‘Warner Bros. Records.’ Omarion is working on mix-tapes called ‘The Awakening,’ and 2 EPs titled ‘Care Package’ and ‘Care Package 2’.