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Erykah Badu Net Worth

Erykah Badu Net Worth

Net Worth: $12 Million

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  • Source of Wealth Music
  • Birth Place Dallas, Texas, United States
  • Marital Status Single
  • Full Name Erica Abi Wright
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth February 26, 1971
  • Ethnicity African American
  • Occupation Singer, Musician. Songwriter
  • Education Grambling State University
  • Children 3 (Puma Sabti Curry, Seven Sirius Benjamin, Mars Merkaba Thedford)
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About Erykah Badu

An American artist with a net worth of $12 million, Erykah Badu is also a producer, a song-writer an actress as well as an activist. She has made a name for herself and amassed plenty of wealth through her many acting roles and songs. She was born in Dallas in February 26th, 1971 and was named Erica Abi Wright. She has released about five albums, the first one, Baduizm being platinum-certified, and became an international sensation with worldwide recognition bagging several awards including the BET and Grammy Awards.

Apart from her music that blends R&B, Jazz and hip-hop, she was well known for her like for large head-wraps that eventually became her signature. She was well know as the “First lady of Neo-Soul” and was likened to the great Billie Holiday. She has made several appearances in the theatres among them being “Blues Brothers 2000” (1998) and “House of D” (2004). She has also appeared in several documentaries including “Before the Music dies” and The Black Power mixtape”.

 

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Erykah Badu's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 2003
  • Earnings 2000
  • Earnings 1997
Earnings 2003 N/A
Record Sales 2003

Estimated record sales from the album, Worldwide Underground (500 thousand copies sold in U.S.)

$750,000
Earnings 2000 N/A
Record Sales 2000

Estimated record sales from the album, Mama's Gun (1 million copies sold in U.S.)

$1,500,000
Record Sales 2000

Estimated record sales from the album, Mama's Gun (60 thousand copies sold in U.K.)

$90,000
Record Sales 2000

Estimated record sales from the album, Mama's Gun (40 thousand copies sold in Canada)

$60,000
Earnings 1997 N/A
Record Sales 1997

Estimated record sales from the album, Baduizm (100 thousand copies sold in U.K.)

$150,000
Record Sales 1997

Estimated record sales from the album, Baduizm (3 million copies sold in the U.S.)

$4,500,000
Record Sales 1997

Estimated record sales from the album, Baduizm (40 thousand copies sold in Canada)

$60,000
Record Sales 1997

Estimated record sales from the live album, Live (2 million copies sold in the U.S.)

$3,000,000
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