Taio Cruz is an English singer who has received many awards. He is also a record producer and songwriter and has released many albums in his career. Some of his popular singles include “Break Your Heart”, “Dynamite”, and “Telling the World”. He is also collaborated with many other artists to release their music. To know more about the net worth of Taio Cruz in 2019, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography
Born as Adetayo Ayowale Onile-Ere, Jacob Taio Cruz was born in London, England, on 23 April 1985. His mother is Brazilian and used to work as a hairdresser, and his father is a Nigerian, who was in the import-export line. He has been active in his career from a very young age.
He went to a private prep school called Bilton Grange and has also been to Christ’s Hospital, which is a private boarding school located in West Sussex.
Not much is known about the personal life of Taio Cruz. The rapper cum singer was previously in a relationship with popular singer Cheryl in 2011. However, the couple soon parted their ways. According to sources he is currently in a relationship with Roxane “Roxy” Horner, who is a model.
Career, Award & Nominations
In 2005, Taio Cruz used to work in RedZone Entertainment as a writer. He wrote the single “Your Game” for Will Young for which he received the Brit Award. Later, he founded Rokstarr Music London and served as its chief executive. His debut album called ‘Departure’ was released in 2008. He then went on to release his second album entitled ‘Rokstarr’ in 2009.
The singer’s most recent studio album is ‘TY.O’ in 2011. In 2010, he won the American Music Award and the ASCAP Award. He has won many other awards like Billboard Awards and MuchMusic Video Awards. He has also released the compilation album ‘The Rokstarr Collection’ in 2010. In addition to this, Cruz has released the live album ‘iTunes Session’ in 2011.
His EP, ‘The Fast Hits’ became available from December 2012. His singles include “Break Your Heart”, “Dirty Picture”, “Dynamite”, “Higher”, “Hangover”, “Troublemaker”, “There She Goes”, and “World in Our Hands”. Cruz has also received nominations for the MOBO Awards, Premios 40 Principales, and Virgin Media Awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much would a singer have who has released many platinum-certified singles in his career? He has been successful enough to make a net worth of over $12.5 million and is also active in other endeavors. He has launched his own accessories, and fashion brand is known as ‘Rokstarr’. He also launched its subsidiary ‘Rok By Rokstarr’ and has got his own music label. In his website, he sells various Menswear and Womenswear collections.
Taio Cruz is a very successful singer cum rapper who has received international fame. He has also performed as a featured artist for other artists like David Guetta, Cryin’ Over You, Tinchy Stryder, and Nitin Sawhney. He is a very successful artist who has done many other things in his career and is also active in philanthropy.