Keith Sweat
Keith Sweat
Celebrated Name: Keith Sweat
Real Name/Full Name: Keith Douglas Sweat
Gender: Male
Age: 62 years old
Birth Date: July 22, 1961
Birth Place: Harlem, New York, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 5 feet 8 inches
Weight: 72 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Wife/Spouse (Name): Lisa Wu (m. 1992–2002)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Justin Sweat, Keia Sweat Jordon Sweat and Keyshia Sweat)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Keith Sweat Gay?: No
Profession: American singer and songwriter
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024:: $100 thousand
Last Updated: April 2024

Keith Douglas Sweat is well known American Singer and Songwriter. He is also known as the figure in the new jack swing musical movement. Keith was also known for his fantastic collection of hits that includes Make You Sweat, I Want Her, and Twisted, Make it Last Forever, and Nobody.

Maybe you know about Keith Sweat very well but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Keith Sweat’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Keith was born on 22 July 1961 in Harlem in New York City to Charles and Juanita Sweat. His father was a worker in a factory while his mother was a housewife. Keith performed at several nightclubs around New York City when he was 14 years old.

Keith attended the City College of New York and received a BS degree in communications. After that, he also worked as the brokerage assistant for a small period in a Wall Street Firm.

Personal Life

Keith Sweat got married in the year 1992 with Lisa Wu-Hartwell. The pair has two sons named Jordan and Justin. But the marriage did not last long, and the couple got divorced in the year 2002. Keith also has three daughters, and one of them with Tracy J. Keith also has a son named Joshua.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on July 22 1961, Keith Sweat is 62 years old as of 20th April 2024. His height is 5 feet, 8 inches tall, and his weight is 72 kg.


Apart from a successful career at Wall Street, Keith chooses to follow his passion for the music. Keith was interested in music at a very young age and started writing songs to sell them to the different record labels. In the year 1975, Keith started his career in music being a member of a band named Jamilah. He worked as the lead member of the band and makes lots of performances in the New Jersey and New York City.

He left Jamilah in the year 1984 so that he can start his solo career. He makes his performance in different nightclubs in the New York Coty. Later, he got the opportunity to record the independent album for the ‘Stadium Records’.

Once he got the opportunity to work with Stadium Records, he recorded ‘My Mind is Made Up’. He also becomes the co-producer as well as the co-writer of ‘You Are the One for Me’. Later, he released his debut solo album titled Make It Last Forever in the year 1987. This album gives high success and popularity to Keith and makes him one of the well-known singers. After that, Keith continues to release lots of albums and singles that increase his reputation in the industry.

The albums released by Keith Sweat include Twisted, Nobody, Get Up on It, Keep It Comin, Still in the Game and many more that make him famous all over the world. But in 2000, his success and fame started decreasing when his albums are no longer top on the charts. At that time, he released album Didn’t See Me Coming, and the singles of this album reached at the top forty on the chart. He released lots of singles and albums later on and continues to increase his popularity all around the world without having any issues and hassle.

Awards & Achievements

Keith Sweat is one of the most famous names in the industry as he won lots of awards and honours on his name. He got several American Music Awards on his name that includes Favorite Make R&B/Soul Artist in the year 1997 and Soultrain Lifetime Achievement Award in the year 2013. He was also nominated for the Favorite R&B/Soul Male Artist and Favorite R&B/Soul Album in the year 1991 and 1997 respectively.

Net Worth & Salary of Keith Sweat in 2024

Keith Sweat Net Worth
Keith Sweat Net Worth

As of April 2024, the American singer has an estimated net worth of around $100 thousand. He gains a major part of his income being a successful singer. He has earned this great fortune via his amazing music albums, performances, radio shows, and music albums. The high success and popularity of Keith’s songs allow him to win several awards and nominations. Keith does a lot of hard work to achieve the success and luxury he is enjoying today.

Keith Sweat is a popular figure, singer and songwriter in America. He is well known as a solo artist as his singles and albums peaked at the higher positions on the Billboard as well as R&B charts. His amazing and different whining vocal style makes him different from other singers, and it helps him to mark himself as one of the best singers in all over the world.


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