Lalah Hathaway Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Lalah Hathaway was born on 16 December 1968, in Chicago, Illinois USA, and is a vocalist, but perhaps best known to be the daughter of singer Donny Hathaway. She’s released numerous hit songs herself, and has had several charting albums over the course of her career. All of her efforts have helped put her net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Lalah Hathaway? As of early-2017, sources estimate a net worth that is at $10 million, mostly earned through a successful career in music which bean in the late 1980s. She’s won several Grammy Awards and has collaborated with various popular artists. She also involved in songwriting, stage work, and production. As she continues her career it is expected that her wealth will increase.

Lalah Hathaway Net Worth $10 million

Hathaway’s parents were successful musicians, however she lost her father at the age of 10 and investigators determined the cause of death was suicide. She attended The Chicago Academy of Arts, then in 1989 she signed to Virgin Records and would release the song “Inside the Beat”. She then later enrilled at the Berklee College of Music before working on her debut album a year later.

Her self-titled debut album would hit number 191 in the Hot 200. The lead song entitled “Heaven Knows” became a top 10 single, and the next song “Baby Don’t Cry” reached number 18 in the Hot R&B Charts. The next two songs released from the album also proved popular. The success of the first album would start to increase Lalah’s net worth. In 1991, she released the EP called “Night & Day” which reached 110th spot of the Hot R&B Charts, and she was heard on the Grover Washington Album called “Next Exit”.

Three years later, Hathaway released the album “A Moment” which would hit the 23rd spot of the Heatseekers Chart; the album featured a more progressive sound and the song “Let Me Love You” would hit high in the charts. However, with no successes after that song, she then left Virgin Records.

In the next few years, she started to collaborate with other artists, including Mary J. Blige and The Winans. She started songwriting too, and also provided background vocals. In 1999, Lalah joined GRP Records and would collaborate with Joe Sample in the album “The Song Lives On”, which would reach second spot on the jazz charts. The album would become one of the most successful albums from both artists, and they were awarded with the BET Jazz Award for Mainstream Jazz Album. In 2003, she would release the album “Outrun the Sky” which featured a cover of the Luther Vandross song entitled “Forever, For Always, For Love”; the song was also featured in the tribute album “Forever, For Always, For Luther”. She was then featured in the album “I Speak Life” by Donald Lawrence.

In 2007, Hathaway signed with Stax Records and would contribute to the Earth, Wind & Fire tribute album entitled “Interpretations”. She would then work on songs for the album “Self Portrait”, which would become her most successful album to date. She went on tour around the US to promote the album. The following year, she also joined the Soulful Christmas Tour alongside Will Downing and Gerald Albright. One of her latest projects is the album “Where It All Begins”.

For her personal life, her private life is exactly that! It is known that Lalah does a lot of philanthropic work; she is part of the Circle of Promise National Ambassadors which aims to fight against breast cancer, mostly represented by popular African American women. She has used money raised from her tours to donate to the cause and help spread awareness.

Quick Facts

Birth date: December 16, 1968
Birth place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Profession:Vocalist
Education:Berklee College of Music
Nationality:American
Parents:Eulaulah Hathaway, Donny Hathaway
Siblings:Kenya Hathaway
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Older sister of Kenya Hathaway.
2Daughter of singer Donny Hathaway and Eulaulah Hathaway.


Quotes

#Quote
1That's who I am. I am Donny Hathaway's daughter. It's OK, it's all right to call me that. Just in the same way I am known as Eulaulah Hathaway's daughter. I am Kenya Hathaway's sister. That's who I am.


Pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Traditional R&B Performance· Robert Glasper Experiment, Malcolm-Jamal Warner
2014GrammyGrammy AwardsBest R&B Performance· Snarky Puppy

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Female R&B Vocal PerformanceFor the song "That Was Then."


Filmography

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Addicted2014/Iperformer: "Sun"
I'm in Love with a Church Girl2013performer: "Providence"
2010 Soul Train Awards2010TV Special performer: "Angel"
For Colored Girls2010performer: "Sun"
The Ladies Man2000performer: "All This Time" / writer: "All This Time"
The Visit2000/Iperformer: "For All We Know"
First Kid1996performer: "Anyone Can Be A Hero"
Blankman1994performer: "Anyone Can Be A Hero"
Today1994TV Series performer - 1 episode

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
16th Annual Trumpet Awards2008TV Special musician

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Killing Me Softly: The Roberta Flack Story2014TV MovieHerself
The Jeff Probst Show2013TV SeriesHerself
2011 Soul Train Awards2011TV SpecialHerself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Down the Rhodes: The Fender Rhodes Story2011DocumentaryHerself
The Hot 102011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Inside: Teena Marie2011TV MovieHerself
The Mo'Nique Show2009-2011TV SeriesHerself
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards2011TV SpecialHerself
The BET Honors 20112011TV MovieHerself
2010 Soul Train Awards2010TV SpecialHerself
Hot 50 of 2010 Countdown2010TV Mini-SeriesHerself
Unsung2008-2010TV Series documentaryHerself
TV One Night Only: Live from the Essence Music Festival2010TV MovieHerself
Tavis Smiley2004-2010TV SeriesHerself
My Nappy Roots: A Journey Through Black Hair-itage2010DocumentaryHerself
The 52nd Annual Grammy Awards2010TV SpecialHerself
'TV One Night Only: Live from the Essence Music Festival'2009TV MovieHerself
16th Annual Trumpet Awards2008TV SpecialHerself
Stax Records 50th Anniversary Concert2008TV MovieHerself
The Gospel of Music with Jeff Majors2005TV SeriesHerself
Soul Train1990-2005TV Series documentaryHerself / Herself - Guest
Today1994TV SeriesHerself
The Arsenio Hall Show1991-1992TV SeriesHerself
Ebony/Jet Showcase1991TV SeriesHerself
Big Break1990TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Quantum Earth2015TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest

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