|Celebrated Name:||Karyn White|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Karyn Layvonne White|
|Age:||58 years old|
|Birth Date:||14 October 1965|
|Birth Place:||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Bobby Gonzales (m. 2007–2009), Terry Lewis (m. 1991–1999)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Ashley Nicole and Brandon|
|Is Karyn White Lesbian?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$5 million|
|Last Updated:||December 2023|
Karyn Layvone White is an American singer and songwriter who specializes in the genres of R&B, soul, New Jack, and Swing. She started her career in 1985 and rose to fame in just five years of her debut. She stopped for a little while in 2007 and started again in the music industry in 2012, and is still active in the music industry as a singer and songwriter.
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Early Life & Biography
Karyn Layvone White was born on 14th October 1965 in Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. She is the youngest daughter of Vivian and Clarence White. She has four other siblings. She had a passion for singing from a very young age, and for starting her journey in singing, she joined the church choir as a backing singer. From there, she was discovered by other artists and made her debut in 1986 with the single “Facts of Love,” “True Confessions,” and “Back In Love.”
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 14 October 1965, Karyn White is 58 years old as of today’s date 9th December 2023. Her height is 1.81 m tall, and weight is 51 kg.
Personal Life: husband, boyfriend, dating, divorce, kids
Karyn married her first husband, Terry Lewis, in 1992. Karyn gave birth to her daughter Ashley Nicole and later, the couple adopted Brandon, their second son. Karyn was the stepmother to Lewis’s children, Trey and Chloe. However, the marriage didn’t work, and they got divorced after seven years of marriage in 1999.
Her second marriage was with Bobby G, a producer/ musician, in 2007, but they got divorced after two years of marriage in the year 2009. She got into a relationship with AI B, who was a musician, in 2012, but the couple never got married. After taking a break from the music industry, she bought a house in Rocklin, California, where she took up interior designing and invested herself in the real estate business.
Her first associated act was with L.A. Reid and Babyface, where they helped her produce her debut album, which she named after herself. Karyn White was released in 1988 and was a significant hit in the states, and it even got hold of the platinum status. The album consisted of many singles, some of which got placed in Hot 100 hit singles such as “The Way You Love Me,” “Secret Rendezvous,” and “Superwoman.”
She also did a duet, “Love Saw It,” with Babyface, the No.1 R&B hit. Her first husband, Terry Lewis, along with Jimmy Jam, produced her second album, Ritual Of Love, in 1991. The album included songs like “Romantic,” “ The Way I Feel About You,” “Walkin’ the Dog,” “Do Unto Me,” and many more. Her third album, Make Him Do Right, was not appreciated by the public, and its sales were very low.
She then worked on her single “Freedom,” which was to be featured in a movie of Melvin Van Peeble with singers such as Mart J. Blige, Monica, and many more. She then took a break from the music industry in 1999 to concentrate on her private life and on her family.
Her debut album after a 17-year-old break from the music industry was named Carpe diem, and it consisted of singles such as “Sista, Sista,” “Unbreakable,” and many more. Her last release was in July 2018, a single called “Lame Excuses.”
Awards & Achievements
She was nominated in 1989 as the Favorite R&B New Artist in 1989 in American Music Award. She again was nominated for Soul Train Music Award in the same year as the Best New Artist. She won two Billboard Awards in the same year of 1989, one as the No.1 R&B Single of the year for her single “Superwoman” and second as the No.1 Dance Club Song of the Year for her single “Secret Rendezous.”
She was also nominated twice for Grammy Awards for the Female R&B Vocal Performance, once in 1989 and the second time in 1990.
Net Worth & Salary of Karyn White in 2023
As of December 2023, she has a net worth of $5 million. She was a hit in the late 1990s and has received numerous awards for her many hits. Her hit “Superwoman” gained a lot of popularity. These have helped her bag a large amount of money and gain a net worth of $5 million.
Karyn White, a superstar of the 90s, has given many hits that gained a lot of popularity. She also was well known as one of the best Female R&B singers in that era. Her songs were a hit in the clubs, and most of her singles were in the top 100. She may have retired now, but all of her songs are still in the hearts of many people.