About Queen Latifah
It has been stated that Queen Latifah net worth reaches around 50 million dollars as of right now. Queen Latifah whose real name is Dana Elaine Owens was born in New Jersey. Most of the Queen Latifah net worth comes from her careers as a singer, song writer, music producer, actress and overall getting involved mostly into rapping music. In addition to that, Queen Latifah has gained a lot of money from her touring all around the world and also from her appearances on the TV screen. Overall, Queen Larifah has released seven music albums, which is quite a huge number for a recording artist. In addition, she has won one Grammy award for her accomplishments in music.
In addition to her music career, Queen Latifah is also a regular guest on TV screen. She has appeared in numerous talk shows and other TV programs. Talking more about her accomplishments and awards, Queen Latifah has won a Golden Globe award and even two SAG awards. Such recognition does not only boost her spirit, but also increase the Queen Latifah net worth.
Moreover, the star has been nominated for some other awards such as Emmy and Oscar awards. Born in 1970, Queen Latifah also tries to pursue a career of a model, which is not going as well as her singing or acting careers as some of the people would indicate. Giving some background information and biographical details, Queen Latifah was born to her mother who was a teacher and her father who was a police officer. Moreover, her parents divorced while the star was still a child. Queen Latifah was raised according to strict Catholic morals and norms.
Her stage name “Queen Latifah” actually means ‘delicate’ and ‘kind’ from the Arabic language, which she learnt while she studied in high school. Because she was quite taller than most of her classmates, Queen Latifah was elected to play in her school’s basketball team. However, she always found herself more comfortable on stage than in playing basketball. Queen Latifah’s first public performance is sometimes considered her role in her school play “Wizard of Oz” where she performed a song called “Home”. Thus, it seems that her decision to stay with the music career was a right one since Queen Latifah net worth makes her to be one of the richest people in the world with a net worth of 50 million dollars.