|Celebrated Name:||Dawn Richard|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Dawn Angeliqué Richard|
|Age:||40 years old|
|Birth Date:||August 5, 1983|
|Birth Place:||New Orleans, Louisiana, United States|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Dawn Richard Lesbian?:||No|
|Profession:||Singer, Song-writer, Dancer, Model, Actress|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$4 million|
|Last Updated:||December 2023|
Dawn Richard is an American singer and songwriter who has also acted in several movies. She is also a trained dancer. She became famous after joining a girl band named Danity Kane. She was also an active member of the band named Dirty Money. Now, she is performing as a solo artist.
Her solo debut album has been sold over million copies all over the world. Till now, she has released six studio version albums. All of them are highly successful. She has also toured the world several times and performed at live concerts. She has also collaborated with various commercial brands and promoted their products.
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Early Life & Biography
Dawn was born in Louisiana, United States. She grew up along with her brother. However, in Hurricane Katrina, her family lost everything and was forced to live on the streets for six months. They relocated to Baltimore, Maryland, after the disaster.
The name of her father is Frank Richard. He used to be the lead singer of a popular folk group named the ‘Chocolate Milk.’ Her mother used to own a dancing studio in Baltimore. In many interviews, Dawn revealed that her parents introduced her to music and dance. She used her family studio for dance practice.
She attended a local school, but she was more interested in performing arts. With the help of her father, she started to perform with a local band named ‘Realiti.’ She was later discovered by agent Kemic Smothers and got an opportunity to sign with a record company. She was also a trained cheerleader and took part in various NBA matches.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 5 August 1983, Dawn Richard is 40 years old as of today’s date 4th December 2023. Her height is 1.68 m tall, and weight is 54 kg.
Personal Life: husband, boyfriend, dating, divorce, kids
Dawn Richard is a vegan activist and has collaborated with PETA to promote a vegan lifestyle. She took part in a series called ‘Making The Band 4’ where she met singer Qwanell Mosley, mostly known as Que. The two dated for almost five years.
After their breakup, Dawn revealed that her boyfriend cheated on her. Though she has never stated anything clearly about her sexuality, she was rumored to date women. However, she later stated that she is extremely comfortable with her sexuality.
In 2005, Dawn auditioned for the MTV show ‘Making The Band 3’. Then she got an opportunity to sign a contract with Bad Boy Worldwide Entertainment. Along with four other members, she secured her spot in a newly formed band named Danity Kane. The band released numerous songs and collaborated with artists like Lil Wayne.
In 2009, the band was disbanded, and she joined a new band named ‘Diddy-Dirty Money.’ She was an active member of the brand till 2015, and then she started her solo career. The names of her solo albums are ‘Been A While,’ ‘Golden Heart,’ ‘Black Heart,’ ‘Redemption,’ ‘Second Line.’ Every album of hers was critically acclaimed.
Awards & Achievements
In 2006, Dawn won the Urban Music Award along with her band ‘Danity Kane.’ Two years later, she won Online Hip Hop Awards in the Album of the year category. She was also nominated for the Grammy for her second line solo album. In 2009, she won the ‘Guinness World Records with her band, Danity Kane. In 2021, she was invited to the red carpet of the BET Awards.
Net Worth & Salary of Dawn Richard in 2023
Dawn Richard started to get broad appreciation and success from her MTV audition. She was part of two successful bands and performed in multiple concerts. This has allowed her to make a huge amount of money in a concise time span. Currently, she has almost $4 million under her name as of December 2023.
She also earns around $200 thousand every month as she gets royalty money from both her band and solo albums. She has also worked as an actress and made a considerable sum of money from her successful acting career. Her various commercial sponsorships have also helped her to make money.
Dawn Richard is an activist who always supports the LGBT community. Her fans adore her for her bold and confident personality. She is considered one of the most successful American black women who is constantly working to uplift her community. She was dragged into controversies after having face-lifting plastic surgery. However, when asked, she chose not to comment on the topic.