Is Lalah Hathaway married? No, she isn’t. However, she is not single and has been dating her boyfriend whose identity hasn’t been revealed. According to some online sources, Lalah Hathaway and her partner are going to celebrate their engagement soon and were reported to be shopping for engagement rings on December 6, 2018.
When journalists and reporters ask her about her private life, the most frequent answer by Hathaway is “No comment.” It seems like, Hathaway’s relationship with her boyfriend is heating up and soon the partner could turn as her future husband. Let’s explore in detail Hathaway’s personal life and biography:
Who is Lalah Hathaway?
Born as Eulaulah Donyll Hathaway, she is an American singer who was born on December 16, 1968, which makes her age be 52 years old as of 2020. To date, she has already released eight studio albums including Honestly (2017), Where It All Begins (2011) and The Song Lives On (1999). She is also serving the campaign Circle of Promise as its national ambassador which was created by Susan G. Komen.
Early Life and Education
Lalah Hathaway was born in 1968 and her place of birth is in Chicago, Illinois. Talking about her parents, she was born to father Donny Hathaway (October 1, 1945 – January 13, 1979) who was a popular soul singer, songwriter, arranger and keyboardist. Similarly, her mother Eulaulah Hathaway used to work as a musician. When she was 11 years old, her father died because of a fall from a hotel in New York City in 1979. Regarding her educational and academic achievements, she went to The Chicago Academy for the Arts. Her parents are the major source of inspiration who influenced her to pursue her musical career.
Career and Professional Life
At the age of 21, Lalah released her first song entitled “Inside the Beat” by signing with Virgin Records in 1989. She recorded her first eponymous album while attending Berklee College of Music. Her debut album entered into the Billboard Hot 200 at number 191 and also reached the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart at number 18. One of the songs from the album named Heaven Knows reached the Hot R&B at number 3. She was also seen on Grover Washington’s album Next Exit in 1992.
Her second album named A Moment entered the Top R&B albums chart at number 34 in 1994. It also reached the Heatseekers chart at number 23. In comparison to her first album, Hathaway’s second album was not successful and therefore she left Virgin. After that, she started working with established musicians including Marcus Miller, Mary J. Blige, The Winans and Take 6.
She collaborated with Joe Sample after joining GRP in 1989 on The Song Lives On which was able to reach the second position of the jazz album chart. The cover version of the song named “Forever, for Always, for Love” by Luther Vandross was released by Hathaway in 2004 which entered the Adult R&B chart at number 1.
She was also turned as the lead vocalist on Donald Lawrence’s album named I Speak Life on Don’t Forget to Remember. She also became the part of the international Daughters of Soul tour in 2005 alongside Nona Hendryx, Joyce Kennedy, Simone and Sandra St. Victor. In March 2008, she announced her fourth overall album Self Portrait from her official MySpace page.
It was released on June 3, 2008, which includes the tracks like What Goes Around, Learning to Swim, That Was Then, For Always and so on. Her sixth studio album entitled Where It All Begins was released on October 18, 2011, which includes the remake of the popular song I’m Coming Back by Vesta Williams. It includes the tracks like Small of My Back, Where It All Begins Strong Woman If You Want to and so on.
On October 30, 2015, she released her seventh album named Lalah Hathaway Live which earned the Best R&B Album in February 2017 at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards. Some popular tracks from the award-winning album are Little Ghetto Boy, Forever, For Always, For Love and so on. On October 20, 2017, Lalah released her next album Honestly which made her receive the nomination for the prestigious Grammy Awards.
Lalah Hathaway is not married nor is engaged, as per the available sources. She is in a relationship with her boyfriend and is possibly planning to get engaged soon. She has always tried to maintain her lips tight when asked about her love life, partner details and wedding plans. Exploring some more personal facts about her, the singer is the eldest daughter to her parents.
Moving to the body measurements, Lalah has a tall height of 1.83 meters as per some wiki sites. Her weight is said to be 77 kilograms and no further information regarding her body statistics are available.
Salary and Net worth
American singer Lalah Hathaway has an estimated net worth of 10 million USD which she has amassed from her long successful musical career. She is active in the industry since 1989 and has made an impressive net worth from her singing, songwriting and producing career. She has also contributed to the campaign named Circle of Promise as its National Ambassadors which is concerned in educating and empowering the African-American community who are fighting against breast cancer.
Wiki and Facts
You can find Lalah’s biography on Wikipedia and other popular wiki sites. Join her on Twitter @lalahhathaway and on Instagram @lalahhathaway where she has amassed over 300k and 404k followers respectively. Her Facebook page is reachable @LalahHathaway where more than 829k people are following her.