If you know the ‘New Edition’ music group, then Ralph Tresvant is not a new name to you. Ralph has built a large net worth from his music career.
Who is Ralph Tresvant? His career info
Ralph Tresvant is a famous American R&B singer, radio host, and actor who has built a vast wealth. He is popularly known as Rizz or Rizzo and for his lead role in the R&B music group called ‘New Edition.’
Ralph’s real name is Ralph Edward Tresvant Jr., born on May 16th, 1968, in Boston, Massachusetts. He was born to mother, Patricia Tresvant, and father, Ralph Edward. He has younger siblings; a brother called Andre and sister, LaTonya.
In his high school days, the love for music led him to a music group of three other friends, Bobby Brown, Ricky Bell and Michael Bivins. The group’s performances in a local talent show in Roxbury attracted the attention of Brooke Payne, another young songwriter, and producer.
Brooke made them great. His first change was a new name, ‘The New Edition.’ Ralph Tresvant became the lead singer in the group, and his career began to blossom.
The group began experiencing disputes, and most of its members started going solo. Ralph being an introvert, was the last to go solo and later releasing his solo album in 1990. He then joined hands with his friends and former bandmate Bobby Brown to form a group called, ‘Heads of State’ and they sing to date.
The New Edition’s now got noticed by Streetwise Records label, owned by Maurice Starr. He signed them up growing Ralph Tresvant’s net worth. They released a new hit album called ‘Candy Girl’ in 1983. They have also released songs like “Popcorn Love,” and “Is This the End.” Ralph Tresvant went solo in 1990. He has never disappointed as he released his debut album with hit songs such as ‘Sensitivity,’ ‘Do What I Gotta Do,’ and ‘Stone Cold Gentleman.’ He has acted in films such as ‘Get On Up as,’ ‘Behind RizzWaFaire’ and ‘House Party 2’. Ralph is a host of ‘Inside the Ride with Ralph Tresvant’ on Boston WZBR.
Ralph Tresvant Net Worth 2019: $8 Million.
How rich is Ralph? Having spanned such a successful music career with hit albums across the years, Ralph Tresvant has made large earnings. The deal made with Streetwise Records label sealed his fortunes as together with the other members of ‘The new Edition’ group they made a lot of money. So, how much wealth does he have? Credible sources have provided Ralph net worth to be $8 million.
Much of this wealth has been made from his music career. His albums that hit top chart numbers have sold in the millions making him great earnings. In 1985, his album called ‘All for Love’; New Edition Certified 2x platinum by RIAA earned him $1 million.
The following year the same album earned him $500k. Apart from his singing career, Ralph has made a fortune from his filmography roles at Hollywood. It is not known how much wealth Ralph Tresvant has made from his acting roles, but it must be hefty earnings. Ralph pockets never run dry as he is currently a DJ in his show running on WZBR.
House & Cars details
Ralph Tresvant is enjoying his life as he has invested in a luxurious mansion in Woodland Hills California, where Ralph lives with his wife, Amber. His other possessions are not known.
|Net worth||$8 million|
|Profession||R&B singer, actor and radio show host|