Keyshia Cole is an American R&B singer, writer, and television personality who is most famously known for her famous hit songs through the time. Her debut album, The Way It Is became one of her greatest hits of all time which is still remembered.
A lot of Keyshia’s songs are chartbusters and billboard hits also equally popular among her listeners and fans. Let’s get to know Keyshia’s life and career while also talking about her personal life. Find out who Roselyn Sanchez is here.
Keyshia Cole: Early life, education, and career
Keyshia was born on October 15, 1981, in Oakland, California, the U.S. which makes her nationality an American. Cole was adopted at age of only two by her family friends Leon and Yvonne Cole. She was actually the biological daughter of Francine “Frankie” Lons and boxing trainer Virgil Hunter. She started her musical career quite early at the age of 12 when she entered the music industry.
Cole met and developed a friendship with famous rappers and recording artists during the time like Tupac Shakur and MC Hammer. While she was just 16, Keyshia became a participant at the East Oakland Youth Development Center. Later she moved to Los Angeles to pursue a musical career of her own. Cole’s debut was the single, “Never” released on March 23, 2004. The song did not do that well but later her debut album, The Way It Is crossed topped the charts and became a hit. After the success of the album, Cole constantly released many hit albums all through her career as Just like You, Woman to Woman, and many more. Her latest album was Point of No Return and 11:11 Reset.
Keyshia Cole: Husband and personal life
Keyshia Cole began dating the NBA player, Daniel Gibson in May of 2009. They fell in love and as a matter of fact, got engaged on January 1, 2010. Similarly, in the same year, they gave birth to their first child, a son, Daniel Hiram Gibson, Jr. His son recently turned 8 and Keyshia sang her son a birthday song. Watch here.
The couple married in the year 2011 in Hawaii which was also filmed and aired on their new BET reality TV series Keyshia and Daniel: Family First in the year 2012. But the marriage did not last very long and On March 21, 2014, during an interview, Keyshia revealed her relationship with Daniel. She confessed to their breakup and the possibility of divorce as well. In the year 2017, Cole finally announced their divorce.
After her divorce from Gibson, she found love with her boyfriend Niko Khale, a musician. Further, she announced expecting a son with her beau in May 2019 through her Instagram post. And she gave birth to her son on 1 August 2019. However, their relationship didn’t last long, and separated in October 2020.
Keyshia Cole: Net Worth
Cole is a successful artist who has constantly been coming back with hits and chart-topping music. Keyshia makes good money from her career as a singer and a musician. Though her salary and income are not available at the moment her net worth estimation is around $8 million.
Keyshia Cole is also active on social media sites like Instagram and Twitter. Her Instagram account has around 5.2 million followers however the account is private and there are 0 posts at the moment. However, her fan accounts are there to make up for that.