Tyrese Gibson Net Worth
Tyrese Gibson net worth: Tyrese Gibson is an American Grammy-nominated R&B singer-songwriter, rapper, actor, author, model, MTV VJ, and writer who has a net worth of $3 million. Tyrese Gibson earned his net worth through his career as an actor in films and television including the films Baby Boy, the Fast and the Furious series, and the Transformers franchise.
Early Life: Gibson was born on December 30, 1978, in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles. His mother, Priscilla, raised him and his three older siblings as a single parent after his father, Tyrone Gibson, left. At the urging of his high school music teacher, Gibson auditioned for a Coca-Cola commercial. He booked the job and the 1994 ad featured 16-year-old Gibson singing the phrase "Always Coca-Cola." This led to modeling jobs with Guess and Tommy Hilfiger.
Music Career: Gibson was signed to RCA Records in early 1998. He released his debut single, "Nobody Else," that same year. It shot up the Billboard Hot 100 chart and peaked at number 36. His self-titled debut album was released on September 29, 1998. He was 19-years-old. Tyrese, the album, debuted on the Billboard charts at number 17. In late 1998 he became the host of the weekday video show MTV Jams on MTV. He also served as a VJ for the channel. The second single from his album, "Lately," was released after his MTV fams and made it to number 56 on the Billboard charts. The album's third single, "Sweet Lady," was the most successful, landing at number nine on the R&B charts. The single also earned Gibson a Grammy nomination for Best R&B Male Vocal Performance.
In May 2001, Gibson released his second album, 2000 Watts. The first single off the album was "I Like Them Girls," which hit number 15 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip Hop charts. The third single from the album, "Just a Baby Boy," featured Snoop Dogg and Mr. Tan. It was featured on the soundtrack for the film Baby Boy, Gibson's first major acting role.
Gibson signed with J Records after RCA Records disbanded. He released his third studio album I Wanna Go There on December 10, 2002. His first single from the album and arguably his most successful single to date "How You Gonna Act Like That" debuted on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart at number seven.
He released his fourth studio album, Alter Ego, on December 12, 2006, it was a double-disc album as well as the first one featuring his rapping persona. he first single off the album was "One" debuting on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart at number 26. In 2007, Gibson, Ginuwine, and Tank founded the supergroup TGT.
Gibson's next album was in 2011. He founded his own label, Voltron Recordz, with EMI and released the album Open Invitation. The lead single, "Stay," peaked at number 11 on the U.S. Hot R&B/Hip Hop chart. The second single, "Too Easy," featured rapper Ludacris. It peaked on the US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart at number 38. The third single "Nothing On You" peaked on the US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart at number 61. Open Invitation debuted on the Billboard 200 albums chart at number nine. In 2013, the album earned Gibson his third Grammy nomination at the 2013 Grammy Awards for Best R&B Album.
Gibson's 2015 album, Black Rose, debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 chart. It was the first number one album of his career.
Acting Career: Tyrese lucked out when it came to his acting career. His first big role was in John Singleton's 2001 film Baby Boy. In 2005, he starred alongside Mark Wahlberg in the action-crime drama Four Brothers. He has recurring roles in two of the highest-grossing film franchises: The Fast and the Furious and Transformers.
He plays Roman Pearce in The Fast and the Furious films. His first appearance was in 2003's 2 Fast 2 Furious opposite his best friend, the late Paul Walker. This also marked the second time he worked with director John Singleton. He reprised his role in 2011's Fast & Furious 6, 2015's Furious 7, and 2017's The Fate of the Furious.
Gibson plays Sergeant Robert Epps in the Transformers films. He appeared in the 2007 film that made nearly $710 million worldwide. He reprised his role in 2009's Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen and 2011's Transformers" Dark of the Moon. He was unable to appear in 2017's Transformers: The Last Night due to scheduling conflicts with The Fate of the Furious.
He is set to appear alongside Jared Leto in the Spider-Man spinoff Morbius.
Writing Career: Gibson released his first book, titled How to Get Out of Your Own Way, in May 2012. It became a New York Times bestseller. On February 5, 2013, Gibson co-authored his second book along with close personal friend Rev. Run titled Manology: Secrets of Your Man's Mind Revealed, which also went on to be a New York Times bestseller.
Personal Life: Gibson married Norma Mitchell in 2007. The couple had a daughter in 2007. They divorced in 2009. He married Samantha Lee on February 14, 2017. Their daughter was born on October 1, 2018.
Salary Highlights: In November 2017, Tyrese posted a cryptic message to Instagram in which he claimed he was "desperate and broke." The video was connected to his ongoing divorce and child custody battle with his ex-wife. Tyrese claimed that he was pissed off at The Rock for delaying a future Fast And Furious movie by sidetracking the franchise with a spinoff. Tyrese asserted that he desperately needed the paycheck because his ex had bled him dry between child support and legal fees. In a court filing a few weeks later, Tyrese listed his monthly income at $105,000, which sounds like a lot but unfortunately he also listed his monthly expenses as $107,000. Tyrese further claimed to have just $900,000 in the bank and real estate assets worth $1.7 million. He also owed his lawyers around $133,000.
Real Estate: Tyrese and his wife Samantha live in a 25,000 square foot mansion in Atlanta, Georgia that features a number of replica Transformers. Gibson has mini Optimus Prime in the first-floor home office and a large-scale Optimus in its own covered shelter in the backyard by the pool as well as a towering replica of Bumblebee in the foyer to greet visitors. The seven-bedroom, nine-and-a-half bath home has a personal recording studio, complete with a vocal booth and velvet walls.
|Net Worth:||$3 Million|
|Date of Birth:||1978-12-30|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.797 m)|
|Profession:||Singer, Rapper, Actor, Author, VJ, Model, Screenwriter, Film Producer, Television producer, Songwriter|
|Nationality:||United States of America|