Is Keri Hilson married? Yes, she is. Her husband’s name is Samuel Soba (born in December 1982). The couple celebrated their wedding on 17 March 2002. They are having a happy conjugal life together and have expanded their family with a son named Jayden Soba. Their son was born on 6 February 2004.
It seems like Hilson wants to keep her son out of the tabloids now and is creating the best environment to grow him as an ordinary child. Hilson was also rumored to have dated basketball player Serge Ibaka (born on September 18, 1989). Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Hilson:
Who is Keri Hilson?
Born as Keri Lynn Hilson, she landed the planet on December 5, 1982, which makes her age be 37 years old as of 2019. By profession, she is an American singer. Vocal arranger as well as a successful actress. She gained success from her teenage days where she made a recording deal with the girl group D’Signe at the age of 14.
Hilson has already released three studio albums named “In a Perfect World…”, “No Boys Allowed” and L.I.A.R. She is notable for her songs like “Knock You Down” which made her earn two Grammy Award nominations.
Early Life and Education
Hilson was born in 1982 and her place of birth is in Decatur, Georgia. Talking about her family life, her mother runs a daycare center whereas her father s a developer who has even served the Army force. She is blessed with four siblings including a brother named Kip and three sisters named Kaycee, Kye and Kelsee.
After watching television shows like Showtime at the Apollo and Star Search, she developed an interest in pursuing her musical career at the age of 12. Seeing this, her mother hired a piano teacher for her. She was interested to become a singer and therefore converted the piano classes to vocal classes with the help of her teacher.
Regarding her education and academic achievements, he attended Tucker High School in the DeKalb County School District from where she received her high school graduation. After that, she was enrolled at Oxford College of Emory University. She was also enrolled at Emory University in Atlanta to study theater.
Career and Professional Life
Hilson made a big breakthrough in her professional life by signing a record deal with the girl group D’Signe at the age of 14 but later disbanded. She started working as a background vocalist and songwriter mainly with producer Anthony Dent. She joined the songwriting and production team, The Clutch as one of its members.
She was introduced to rapper Timbaland in 2006 who helped her sign with Mosley Music Group. She was also seen in Lloyd Banks’ single, “Help” in 2006. Her first debut album titled “In a Perfect World…” was released on March 24, 2009. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) certified Hilson’s debut album as Gold as it was able to receive positive reviews from music critics.
Her second studio album tilted No Boys Allowed was released on December 17, 2010. The album earned mixed reviews from critics upon its release and was able to earn 102,000 copies in its first week. Her third studio album was named L.I.A.R released in 2019.
Regarding her filmographies, she has appeared in a romantic comedy film Think Like a Man as Heather in 2012, a science fiction thriller film Riddick as Santana’s Prisoner in 2013, Christmas comedy-drama film Almost Christmas as Jasmine in 2016 and Love by the 10th Date as Billie in 2017.
Keri Hilson is married to Samuel Soba since 17 March 2002. There is no accurate information about their current relationship and assumption can be made that everything between them is going perfectly as expected. She is the mother of a son named Jayden Soba.
American singer Keri Hilson stands at a tall height of 5 feet and 9 inches. She weighs about 53 kilograms and is blessed with a maintained body structure. As per some wiki sites, her body measurement is 32-25-34 inches.
Salary and Net worth
Keri Hilson has an estimated net worth of 25 million USD. She has been active in the music industry since 2004. She is a two time Grammy Nominated artist and has earned the Grammy Award for songwriting.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Keri Hilson is prepared by various wiki sites including Wikipedia. Join her on Instagram @kerihilson where she has amassed more than 2.2 million followers. She is also active on Twitter @KeriHilson where she is being followed by more than 4.3 million followers.