Tevin Campbell is an American actor, a singer as well as a songwriter. It all started when he was a junior by his performances of gospel music at his local church. Who exactly held his hand as far as the career thing is concerned has always been a bone of contention. Whether it is Bobbi Humphrey or Quincy Jones, the only person with the right answer is Campbell.
However, it is evident that the latter significantly contributed to his fame. His first single was the Back on the Block album’s song titled ‘Tomorrow’. He then released solo hit albums such as T.E.V.I.N., I am Ready, Back to the World and Tevin Campbell. With his acting and the sales of over 3 million album copies, how much wealth has he amassed? Read on to find out Tevin Campbell’s net worth in 2018 and his life story.
Tevin Campbell Early Life
Tevin Campbell was born in 1976 on 12th November as Tevin Jermod Campbell. He is the son of Rhonda Byrd, and his place of birth was Waxahachie, Texas. He was born together with her sister called Marche Campbell.
There is so much about his life that he has chosen to keep a secret. His education details, as well as those of his dating life, are some missing information.
Tevin Campbell Career, Awards & Achievements
Thanks to Quincy Jones, Tevin got an introduction to the R&B genre. His first appearance was in a single which had the title Tomorrow by Quincy Jones which was a real hit. How else would one explain it clinching the first position on the Billboard Hot R&B/ Hip-Hop Singles? The fateful month of such a great honour was June 1990. That same year he released Round and Round, and the song was also a hit. It was position 3 and 12 on the Billboard Hot 100 in November 1990 and April 1991, respectively. The following year, he released the LP called Back on the Block.
In November 1991, he released his first album named T.E.V.I.N. It contained the hits such as Alone with You, Tell Me What You Want Me to Do and Goodbye. In 1993, he released another one titled I’m Ready. The others are Back to the World and Tevin Campbell in 1996 and 1999, respectively. Besides that, he has several compilation albums, soundtrack albums and singles.
He has acted in Wally and the Valentines, Graffiti Bridge, A Goofy Movie and New York Undercover among others.
Awards & Achievements
Tevin Campbell has earned five nominations as far as the Grammy Awards are concerned. In 1991, his LP titled Back on the Block received the Grammy Award for Album of the Year. He won in the category of Best R&B/Soul Single for the Soul Train Music Award. Another award was in 1992 for the Young Artist Award. Other than that, the artist has multiple albums, and his fans have warmly received them.
Net Worth of Tevin Campbell
Tevin Campbell has an estimated net worth of more than $3.5 million. His primary source of income is his music career. He has made most of it from the sales of his singles and albums. So far, Campbell has sold approximately 3 million copies of his records. Campbell also writes songs. Besides that, Tevin has made money by portraying various characters in different films. That explains how he has accumulated the net worth mentioned above.
Tevin Campbell is a prominent singer. His career had a humble beginning, singing in his local church, but he rose to the top. Since his debut single, he has been releasing hit after hit. He has also collaborated with other artists. At one point, he experiences imprisonment.