Ralph Tresvant is a lead singer of R&B group which is famous as New Edition. His full name is Ralph Edward Tresvant Sr. and he is also known as Rizzo. His famous songs include Heartbreak; Money can’t buy your love, The best things in life are free and more. Now let’s have a close look at Ralph Tresvant’s net worth in 2018.
Ralph was born in Boston in Massachusetts in 1968. His father’s name Ralph Edward Tresvant and his mother name are Patricia Tresvant. He has a brother named, Andre and a sister named, La Tonya. The three of them grew listening to music and enjoyed it. He started performing at the local talent hunt shows and was soon discovered by Brooke Payne who was a producer and songwriter.
Ralph married his childhood sweetheart Shelly in 1993. They both have three children together, but they got separated in 2006. In 2004, Ralph remarried to Amber Serrano, and the couple is blessed with a son.
Ralph was great in displaying his talents as the lead singer of his group. He created a group at a very early age with Bobby Brown, Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins and Ronald DeVoe. Their concept was to form a group like a “new edition” of the Jackson 5. The first hit of the group was “Candy Girl”. At the time they were signed by the StreetWise Records.
They gave a number of hits after that like, “Lost in love”, “Is This the end”, “Earth Angel” from the karate kid 2, “Count Me Out”, “Tears on my pillow” with Little Anthony, “Once in a Lifetime Groove” from the Gregory Hines/Billy Crystel movie Running scared, “crucial”, “If it isn’t loved” and “You’re Not My Kind of Girl”.
Tresvant then started his journey as a solo artist. He tried to get the success which he got while he was in the group. He signed with MCA records as a solo artist. The producer Jimmy Jam felt confident about Tresvant along with the songwriter Terry Lewis. They combined gave a super hit album named “Heartbreak”.
They had written a song for Tresvant and made him the lead singer for it. It was a big hit with over 1 million copies sold in no time. His solo debut album was released in 1990 named Ralph Tresvant. He also sang the 1992 hit “The best things in life are free”. He followed it with a single hit named “Money can’t buy you love”. He also appeared in the movie house party 2.
In the year 2008, Ralph formed another group with Bobby Brown and Johny Gill for tours and performances. The group name was Heads of State.
Awards & Achievements
Ralph Tresvant don’t have awards to speak about till now, but anyone can’t say about future. He got nominated for the Grammy once though. His album named after him Ralph Tresvant was certified Platinum by RIAA. His other albums which received certification from RIAA were Heart Break, All for Love and New Edition.
Net Worth of Ralph Tresvant
Tresvant has a great career as a singer and is very valuable to the music industry. His net worth is around $15 million which itself speaks about the success which he had gained. He earned his fortune as one of the lead singers of the R&B group which is known as the New Edition. Apart from being a singer, Ralph featured in a couple of Hollywood flicks.
Ralph is a good singer who not only sings but appeared in some movies too. All of the albums which he released are hit that tells the story about how people love him. Ralph was married to Amber Serrano in 2004, and they had a son named Dakari Tresvant. He enjoys a luxurious and happy life with his family without too many controversies.