Tyrese Gibson who is also known as Tyrese is a multi-faceted individual in the world of entertainment. He is a singer, lyricist, actor, film and television producer and performs various other roles. Tyrese started his career as a singer and later came to the film and television world. He wrote his first book ‘How to get out of your own way’ in 2012. The book received an acclamation of best-selling in New York Times.
Gibson was also a co-author of another book Manology: Secrets of Your Man’s Mind Revealed with his friend Rev Run. Now let us quickly hover through the early and personal life, career, awards, achievements and the net worth of Tyrese Gibson in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Tyrese was born on 30th December in the year 1978 in Watts Los Angeles, California (US). His father’s name is Tyrone Gibson who had left them in his early years. So, Gibson’s mother Priscilla Murray Gibson raised him and three siblings of his single-handed. He had a tough life altogether. In an interview, Tyrese has mentioned that he went to school so that he could have a meal. He completed his schooling from Locke High School in Los Angeles and later took admission to Florida A&M University.
Tyrese met Norma Mitchell during his stay at London. They got married in the year 2007. The couple has a baby girl called as Shayla Somer. But unfortunately, they broke up in the year 2009. In the year 2016, Gibson went into a relationship with Samantha Lee who was working as a social worker. They got married in a private ceremony in the year 2017. Recently, Gibson has made an announcement stating that they are expecting a child in the year 2018.
Career, Awards & Nominations
The beginning of Tyrese’s career happened with a commercial of Coca-Cola which made him famous. He later made appearances in commercials of other brands like Tommy Hilfiger and Guess. It was in the year 1998 he was signed by RCA Records to release the album Nobody Else. In the year 2000, he recorded his next album 2000 Watts which is another major hit and received a certification of gold for the huge sale.
In the year 2015 Black rose was released, and it became so popular that till now it is the highest selling album by this musical sensation. Along with music, acting also encouraged Gibson to an extent. His list of filmography is even quite promising such as Fast and Furious, The Transformers, Death Race and a few more. In television, he appeared in MTV Beach House, The Soup, Star and a few more.
Tyrese got a nomination for works like just a baby boy, Four Brothers, Open invitation and a few more. He received the honour of a favourite New Soul Artist in the year 2000, Pinnacle Award in 2012, and song of the year award again in 2012.
Net Worth & Earnings
Gibson has an estimated net worth of $27 million. Tyrese leads a life of luxury and also possesses a collection of luxury cars. Gibson likes to keep his personal life away from media attention, and therefore no such detail information about his other assets is available.
One cannot deny the fact that success for Tyrese Gibson came only due to his struggle and hardships. In an interview, Gibson expressed his passion and love for music, and that is the only thing in the world which he loves the most. Not only music, but even writing inspires Tyrese a lot. He has already written books on different topics, and we hope to receive more good work from him in the future.