Keri Hilson Biography

Keri Hilson is an American born singer, songwriter, actress, record producer and philanthropist. Keri started off in the industry fairly young and in the beginning she spent most of her career working with Anthony Dent as her producer. Before embarking on a solo career, Keri was a background vocalist for many famous singers and R&B artists.

Keri Hilson started off her career at just 14 years old. She became a part of the group called D’Signe. But the group dispersed shortly and Keri was left to writing songs for other people. Keri is very talented and it was fairly easy for her to do her job as a writer. She used to write songs for such bigger names as the Pussycat Dolls, Britney Spears and Mary J. Blige. She used to work alongside the production and songwriting tam called The Clutch. But her big break came when Timbaland recognized her talent and singed her for his label Mosely Music. Keri’s breakthrough point was appearing on Timbaland’s hit single “The Way I Are,” where she sang the vocals and also made an appearance on the video.


Keri Hilson

In 2009, Keri Hilson made her solo debut with her first album called “In a Perfect World.” The album opened as number four on the US Billboard 200 chart. Her album became so successful that later it became certified gold. It was one of the more successful albums of a new artists in the recent century and it also brought us some hits like “Knock You Down,” “I Like” and “Turnin Me On.” Keri also managed to earn two Grammy nominations, for Best New Artist and Best Rap/Sung Collaboration. In 2010, she released her second studio album called “No Boys Allowed.” Unfortunately, the second album was noticeable not as successful as the first one. But it did include the single “Pretty Girl Rock,” which later became platinum.

Keri Hilson has also tried her luck in the movie industry. She has started to make several appearances in moves, mainly minor roles. Her debuting role was in “Think Like a Man,” a romantic comedy movie. But she would later make appearances in “Riddick” (2013) and “Almost Christmas” (2016), with the “Love by the 10th Day” being scheduled to release for 2017.

Keri Hilson is also involved in various charities and is a notable philanthropist herself. She helped with the fight against HIV and AIDS, was involved with various educational organizations and also helped people struck by natural disaster.

Keri Hilson Net Worth and Salary


Keri Hilson’s house profile

Keri Hilson does not have to think much about money or her future. Being a successful recording artist and a singer herself with more than enough on her plate has also earned her a substantial amount of money. She is currently worth 25 million dollars and her net worth will only rise. She already has various plans for the future and it just seems that she is going to embark on a much larger success.

Keri Hilson Partner and Family

Keri Hilson’s dating history is a little bit hazy to say. She has had various boyfriends and always managed to keep things under radar. But as the paparazzi are everywhere this seems as something impossible to do. It was revealed that in the past she was involved with Lil’ Wayne, Soulja Boy and Trey Songz. So it came as a real surprise when Keri become romantically involved and married Samuel Soba, who is a relative nobody compared to the names that Keri used to date.

Samuel is a dancer and worked with Keri as he helped choreographer some of her videos. After that they started dating and ended up dating. But recently things are not looking good for their marriage as it appears that Keri has decided to move on. She has been seen in the company of NBA player Serge Ibaka in recent news. There have been no official news about a divorce with Samuel but it seems it is just a matter of time until the paper work goes through.


Keri Hilson with her husband Samuel Soba

Keri Hilson Age

Keri Hilson was born in Decatur, Georgia on December 5, 1982. She is currently 34 years old. She attended Oxford College of Emory University in Georgia and from there went on to have a success singing career. Keri has one brother, Jip, and three sisters, Kye, Kelsee and Kaycee.

Height and Weight

Keri Hilson is certainly an attractive woman. She is still young and has a long career in front of her. Her looks probably helped to get her where she is now. Keri Hilson has a slender figure and currently has died her hair blonde but originally it was brown. Her weight is 53 kg (117 lb) and she is 175 cm (5’9”) high.

Is Keri Hilson a Lesbian?

Keri Hilson has never been labeled a lesbian. She has had a long dating career and has been involved with a lot of people from the industry. But she has never been involved with a girl. Her sexual orientation remains straight and she is solely interested into boys.


Keri Hilson in bikini

Nationality and Ethnicity

Keri Hilson possesses an American nationality and belongs to the African American ethnic group. Her background is relatively unknown so we are not sure if she has other connections based on her ancestry.

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Born:,December 5 1982
Ethnicity:,African American
Profession:,Singer / songwriter / actress
Net Worth:,$ 25 million
Hair Color:,Brown
Eye Color:,Brown
Height:,175 cm (5’9”)
Weight:,53 kg (117 lb)
Married to:,Samuel Soba
Affair with:,Serge Ibaka
Birth Sign:,Sagittarius
Education:,Oxford College of Emory University

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