Ledisi is a well known R&B and jazz singer, songwriter, and actress. She has been honored with 9 Grammy nominations over the period 2008-2018. She has also won a California Music Award for Outstanding Jazz Album in 2003, and a Soul Train Music Award in 2018.Image Credit: Flickr: fave 🙂
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Ledisi Anibade Young is an American R&B singer, songwriter, and actress from Louisiana. Ledisi has been performing since she was just 8 years old. Before launching her singing career, she played a part in a production of The Wiz where she was nominated for a Shellie Award in 1990.
Her first attempt at a singing career was with a group called Anibade. The group was comprised of Sundra Manning, Phoenix Normand, Cedriccke Dennis, Nelson Braxton, Wayne Braxton, and Rob Rhodes. The band however did not take off which led to her pursuit of a solo career.
Her first album SoulSinger: The Revival was released in January 2000 under her own record label LeSun Records. She then released her 2nd album Feeing Orange but Sometimes Blue which won at the 2003 California Music Awards for “Outstanding Jazz Album”.
She later went on hiatus for several years, only working on side projects. Five years later, she went on to release her 3rd album Lost & Found which became a phenomenal hit earning her two Grammy nominations. The following year, she released a Christmas album titled It’s Christmas. She then went on to release her 4th full-length album Turn Me Loose in 2009 and subsequently toured to promote her new music.
In June 14, 2011, she released her 5th studio album Pieces of Me which debuted at number 8 on Billboard 200. The album depicted her struggles with self-acceptance and her experience in the industry.
Three years later, she released her 6th album The Truth. In the same year, she made her first major film appearance on the historical film Selma. She also received another Grammy nomination in 2018 for her album.
She then released her 6th studio album Let Love Rule on September 22, 2018.
Ledisi’a music career has had an outstanding run since 1995. Her popularity has steadily increased, allowing her to earn numerous award nominations as well as a few well deserved award wins. She has obviously been well compensated for her talent. In all, we estimate Ledisi net worth in 2018 at $1 million to $2 million.