Musiq Soulchild’s birth name is Taalib Johnson. He’s earned his wealth as a singer and song writer and specializes in contemporary R&B, alternative, funk, soul, blues, jazz, gospel and hip hop. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Musiq is the oldest of nine kids. As a young child, he was inspired by Ray Charlesand Stevie Wonder. In age 17, he dropped out of school, and he left home.
Musiq Soulchild Net Worth $8 Million
Musiq Soulchild got the name Musiq on the roads of Philadelphia, and afterwards he added Soulchild to his name. He’s got up to now released 2 platinum records, 2 gold albums and 7 hit singles. Musiq has also received awards from NAACP, as well as the Billb MTV American Music Awards. Musiq has had 11 Grammy nominations from which 3 were for his 2007 record “Luvanmusiq”. His debut record released in 2000 — it is been quite a journey since then. His second record released in 2002, also it was #1 on the Billboard Charts. In 2003, Soulchild released his third record. Then he took a 4 year rest. Musiq switched over to Atlantic Records too at this time. In 2007, his fourth record came out.
Musiq has also worked in ads for Nike, Coca-Cola, McDonalds, along with the Gap, Levi Strauss & Co.