Last Updated: August 11, 2023
Richest CelebritiesSingers
Net Worth:
$6 Million
Date of Birth:
Aug 27, 1961 (62 years old)
Place of Birth:
6 ft (1.854 m)
Singer, Record producer, Actor, Radio personality, Singer-songwriter
United States of America
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Yolanda Adams is an American gospel singer, actress, radio host and record producer who has a net worth of $6 million. Yolanda Adams is one of the best-selling gospel artists of all time, having sold over 10 million albums worldwide. Adams has won numerous awards for her music, including four Grammy Awards, four Dove Awards, and six Stellar Awards. She is also a successful actress, having appeared in films such as "The Gospel" and "Jumping the Broom." Adams is currently the host of her own nationally syndicated morning gospel show, "The Yolanda Adams Show."

Early Life

Adams was born on August 27, 1961, in Houston, Texas. She is the oldest of six children. Her mother, Eula Adams, was a gospel singer, and her father, Eddie Adams, was a minister. Adams began singing in church at a young age, and she quickly developed a love for gospel music.

Breakthrough in Music

Yolanda's debut album, "Just as I Am," was released in 1987, but it was her third album, "Through The Storm" in 1991, that catapulted her into the gospel music spotlight. Her blend of gospel, jazz, and classical soul was innovative and refreshing.

Commercial Success

In 1999, Adams released "Mountain High… Valley Low," an album that became a turning point in her career. The single "Open My Heart" led her to mainstream success, hitting the top of the gospel charts and making a significant impact on the R&B charts as well. The album went multi-platinum and won a Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Soul Gospel Album.

Adams continued to release successful albums, such as "Believe" in 2001 and "Day By Day" in 2005. Her ability to merge traditional gospel music with modern R&B and soul allowed her to reach a broad spectrum of listeners.

Yolanda Adams

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Accolades and Recognition

Over her career, Yolanda Adams has won numerous awards, including five Grammy Awards, 16 Stellar Gospel Music Awards, and four Dove Awards. Her accolades reflect not only her musical talent but also her ability to inspire and connect with her audience.

Collaborations and Contributions

Adams has collaborated with several renowned artists across various genres, including Donnie McClurkin, Whitney Houston, and Gerald Levert. Her collaborations highlight her versatility and willingness to explore different musical landscapes.

Radio and Other Endeavors

In addition to her singing career, Yolanda hosted "The Yolanda Adams Morning Show," a nationally syndicated radio program that ran for nearly a decade. Her influence extended beyond music, touching on topics of faith, family, and empowerment.


Adams is also known for her philanthropic work, actively participating in charities and organizations that support education and health. Her commitment to uplifting others is a continuous theme throughout her career.

Personal Life

Adams is married to her manager, Tim Crawford. They have one daughter, Taylor Ayanna. Adams is a devout Christian, and she is a vocal advocate for social justice. She is also a philanthropist, and she has donated millions of dollars to charitable causes.

Real Estate

In 2006 Yolanda bought a 7,600 square foot mansion in Houston. She put this home on the market in August 2023 for $2.875 million.

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