R&B singer and songwriter, Kehlani Parrish, is best known for her albums such as You Should Be Here, and SweetSexySavage. Her soulful voice has gotten herself nominated for two Grammy’s, The 58th Grammy Award for Best Urban Contemporary Album, and The 60th Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance. In April 2018, she collaborated with top artist Cardi B on Cardi’s new album, Invasion Of Privacy.
Net Worth: $3 Million
Kehlani’s net worth is estimated at $3 Million. Her career just like her net worth is only going up. Kehlani is proof that even those who have experienced tough childhoods can still make it big.
Kehlani Ashley Parrish was born on April 24, 1995, in Oakland, California. She had a rough childhood as both her parents struggled with drug addiction. After her father passed away, and her mother was sent to do time in prison, she was raised and formally adopted by her aunt.
In 2009, at the age of 14, Kehlani was recruited as the vocalist of a local band, PopLyfe.
In 2011, the band competed on “America’s Got Talent.” She later left the group after they made fourth place.
Between 2012 and 2013, Kehlani was homeless, moving from house to house and often sleeping on couches.
Her life quickly made a turn in October of 2014, when she released her hit “Till the Morning,” which was named one of Billboard’s Emerging Picks of the Week in November of 2014.
In April 2015, Kehlani released her second mixtape You Should Be Here, which featured collaborations with artists such as, Chance the Rapper and BJ the Chicago Kid. Her mixtape debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard’s Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and peaked at No. 36 on the Billboard 200 chart.
Kehlani embarked on “You Should Be Here Tour,” which sold out in every North American date and a handful of European dates.
In November 2016, Kehlani revealed that her next debut album would be called SweetSexySavage. The lead single of this album
“CRZY” was released in July of 2016, and peaked at No. 85 on the Billboard Hot 100. This single lead up to Kehlani’s announcement in November 2016, when she revealed that her next debut album would be called SweetSexySavage.
In early 2017, SweetSexySavage debuted at number two on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. This R&B singer has continued to be on the rise since her last album.
In February of 2018, Kehlani served as an opening act on Demi Lovato’s “Tell Me You Love Me World Tour” until April of 2018.
In April of 2018, She was featured on Cardi B’s hit song “Ring” which peaked at number 28 at the Hot 100 making her first top 40 on the chart. Kehlani is catching the attention of those all around her, as her fan base continues to escalate with over 5.5 million followers on Instagram.