Tionne T-Boz Watkins net worth: Tionne T-Boz Watkins is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, actress, and author who has a net worth of $500 thousand. Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins became a household name performing with the trio, TLC. With TLC, she sold more than 65 million albums and won five Grammy awards. She has also released two successful solo tracks and has guest performed with multiple artists, including Keith Sweat and Raphael Saadiq. In November 2011, T-Boz filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy protection. In the court documents that were filed, T-Boz claimed to be nearly $1 million in debt to various creditors. The documents also revealed that T-Boz has a monthly income estimated at $12,000, of which around $1200 is music royalties. She claimed monthly expenses totaling $9000 and listed a $1.2 million home which had a $768,000 mortgage.
Tionne Tenese Watkins was born in Des Moines, Iowa in April 1970. She was diagnosed with sickle-cell anemia as a child, and has been in and out of hospitals for all of her life. She was not expected to live past her 30s. TLC was signed to LaFace records in 1991. The girl group was a huge success and has sold more than 65 million records worldwide. For her work with TLC T-Boz has won four Grammy Awards. Watkins has recorded solo singles and been featured on tracks by Da Brat, Society of Soul, Keith Sweat, Raphael Saadiq, and Paula Cole. She appeared in the 1998 film Belly and an episode of Living Single. Watkins was also an executive producer for the film ATL in 2006. She appeared on The Real Housewives of Atlanta and was a contestant on The Celebrity Apprentice. She published a book called Thoughts in 1999. She opened open a children's boutique but it has since closed down. She was featured in the TLC reality show Totally T-Boz in 2013. VH1 aired a biopic called CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story in 2013 and the group is working on a new album.