Fantasia is an R&B singer from America who has been a television actress. She is known for being the second youngest American Idol winner at the age of 19. She also won the Grammy Awards and is currently working as a singer and also working on various new albums. Now let’s have a close look at Fantasia Barrino’s net worth in 2018.
Fantasia Barrino Early Life
Fantasia Monique Barrino is known professionally by the name Fantasia was born in 1984 on 30 June. She was born and raised in High Point, North Carolina, where she learned singing.
She completed her schooling at Andrews High School but dropped out of high school for some personal reasons. She was very enthusiastic about singing since the old days because her family had a band named The Barrino Brothers.
She became pregnant at the age of 16, with the child of her ex-boyfriend and gave birth to her daughter Zion. She dated Antwuan cook and married him, but later got divorced after a year. She dated NFL player Michael Clayton and rapper Young Dro.
She recently declared her second pregnancy and gave birth to her son, Dallas.
Fantasia Barrino Career
She started her career with American Idol where judges called her voice sensational and with maximum votes, she won the competition. She participated in USA tour of the American Idol winners.
After that she made her debut single “I Believe,” and it came out as the top song in Billboard top 100 lists. She made her studio album “Free Yourself” which sold more than 2 million copies.
She acted in an episode of “American Dreams,” “The Simpsons,” “All of Us.” After this she made a television film on her life named “The Fantasia Barrino Story: Life is not a Fairy Tale,” where she acted her role and got nominated for NAACP Image Award.
She made her third album Back To Me which was acclaimed all around. She did her first concert tour solo performances after this and also starred in reality show Fantasia For Real. She did her first R&B performance in “Bittersweet.”
She won the Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance. She returned to acting in television. She made her singles “Lose to Win,” “True Colors.” She also made Broadway performances.
She released “No Time For It” last year. She totally focused on her tour all around New York since last year. She released “The Definition Of….” which secured number 6 position in Billboard Top 200 list.
She has been working on her musical career and put forward a lot of albums and is expected to continue that.
Awards & Achievements
She won the Americal Idol for 2004 and since then have worked on various albums and won numerous awards. She has won a Grammy Award, three Billboard Awards, three NAACP Image Awards and two ASCAP Awards. All these awards she won are at this very small time. She is considered one of the great R&B singers with so many achievements to her name.
Net worth of Fantasia Barrino
Fantasia Barrino has an estimated net worth of more than $6.5 million. Her entire worth is from the music industry where she has been working on since the time of winning American Idol. Her winnings from the awards and the legal battle against her father have left her with a net worth of $6.5 million right now.
Fantasia is considered as one of the common names in the music industry after her song topped the Billboard list. She has been honored with a Grammy Award and numerous international awards breaking records of being a young singing sensation. Her appearances on different television shows have made her famous among the people. She is currently working on new albums and touring all around.