Anita Baker Net Worth

Anita Baker is famous for TOP songs. This singer has written many songs about love, life, struggle and everything else that people laugh, nod their head or cry to. Anita Baker is a Singer-songwriter, Composer, Record producer, Music Arranger from American. Receiving domestic and worldwide recognition, Anita Baker can still be labelled a family person due to close relationships with Mary Lewis (foster mother), Edward Carlton Bridgforth, Walter Baker Bridgforth Lois Landry unknown. Of course it is hard to divide time between family matters and being an awesome singer, but Anita Baker manages to do that. But what about money? Does being a singer pays off? Sure thing, because Anita Baker has a net worth of $90 Million.

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Structural info

  • Full Name: Anita Baker
  • Net Worth: $90 Million
  • Date Of Birth: January 26, 1958
  • Place Of Birth: Toledo, Ohio, United States
  • Height: 4 ft 10 in (1.49 m)
  • Profession: Singer-songwriter, Composer, Record producer, Music Arranger
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Walter Bridgforth Jr. (m. 1988–2007)
  • Children: Edward Carlton Bridgforth, Walter Baker Bridgforth
  • Parents: Mary Lewis (foster mother)
  • Siblings: Lois Landry
  • Nicknames: Baker, Anita , Anita Denise Baker
  • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/anitabakermusic
  • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/iamanitabaker
  • MySpace: http://www.myspace.com/anitabaker
  • IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1179722
  • Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/anita-baker-mn0000572579
  • Awards: Grammy Award for Best R&B/Best Female R&B Vocal Performance/Best Soul Gospel Performance, American Music Awards, Soul Train Music Awards, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Female Artist (1986), Canadian Smooth Jazz Award – International Artist of the Year (2005)
  • Record Labels: Ariola, Beverly Glen, Elektra, Atlantic, Blue Note
  • Albums: The Songstress (1983), Rapture (1986), Giving You the Best That I Got (1988), Compositions (1990), Rhythm of Love (1994), My Everything (2004)
  • Music Groups: Chapter 8
  • Nominations: Hollywood Walk of Fame (1994),
  • Movies: Forget Paris (1995)
  • TV Shows: Anita Baker: A Night of Rapture (1987), American Music Awards (since 1974)

Facts

  • She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.
  • Is an only child.
  • Ranked #74 on VH1’s 100 Greatest Women in Rock N Roll
  • Lead singer of Chapter 8 from 1978 to 1984

Filmography

Soundtrack
Title Year Status Character
2010 Soul Train Awards 2010 TV Special performer: “Sweet Love”, “Sweetest Dream” / writer: “Giving You the Best That I Got”, “Been So Long”, “Sweet Love”
Dancing with the Stars 2009 TV Series writer – 1 episode
Why Did I Get Married? 2007 performer: “You Belong to Me”
Mad About You 1997-1999 TV Series performer – 12 episodes
Stars in Their Eyes 1996 TV Series writer – 2 episodes
Forget Paris 1995 performer: “When You Love Someone” / writer: “When You Love Someone”
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson TV Series performer – 1 episode, 1992 writer – 1 episode, 1992
Self
Title Year Status Character
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2006-2013 TV Series Herself
Don Cornelius: Visionary, Trailblazer & Cultural Icon 2012 TV Movie Herself
Good Morning America 2012 TV Series Herself – Musical guest
VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul 2011 TV Movie Herself – Performer
Black Girls Rock! 2011 2011 TV Movie Herself
BET Awards 2011 2011 TV Special Herself
2010 Soul Train Awards 2010 TV Special Herself – Honoree
The Mo’Nique Show 2010 TV Series Herself
The BET Honors 2009 TV Movie Herself
‘TV One Night Only: Live from the Essence Music Festival’ 2009 TV Movie Herself
An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Smokey Robinson 2008 TV Movie Herself
In Performance at the White House: Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz 2007 TV Special Musician
The View 2007 TV Series Herself
The Tony Danza Show 2005 TV Series Herself
Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List 2005 TV Series Herself
Later… With Jools Holland 2004 TV Series Herself
The Best Hit USA 2004 TV Series Herself
MOBO Awards 2004 2004 TV Special Herself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2004 TV Series Herself
Tavis Smiley 2004 TV Series Herself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1994-2004 TV Series Herself
The 38th Annual Grammy Awards 1996 TV Special Herself
25th Anniversary Essence Awards 1995 TV Special Herself – Performer
Sea World/Busch Gardens Party for the Planet 1995 TV Movie Herself – Performer
Late Show with David Letterman 1994-1995 TV Series Herself
The 9th Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1995 TV Special Herself – Host
The 22nd Annual American Music Awards 1995 TV Special Herself
Christmas in Washington 1994 TV Movie Herself
Sinatra Duets 1994 TV Special Herself
The Walt Disney Company Presents the American Teacher Awards 1994 TV Special Herself
1993 Essence Awards 1993 TV Special Herself
In a New Light: A Call to Action in the War Against AIDS 1992 TV Movie documentary Herself
Christmas in Washington 1991 TV Movie Herself
Smokey Robinson: The Quiet Legend 1990 TV Movie documentary Herself
CBS This Morning 1988-1990 TV Series Herself
Nelson Mandela: An International Tribute for a Free South Africa 1990 TV Movie Herself
The 4th Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1990 TV Special Herself – Presenter
Sammy Davis, Jr. 60th Anniversary Celebration 1990 TV Special Herself
The 17th Annual American Music Awards 1990 TV Special Herself – Co-Host
The 11th Annual Black Achievement Awards 1990 TV Special Herself
Harry Måneskin 1990 TV Series Herself – Singer
Lou Rawls Parade of Stars 1989 TV Series Herself
The Pat Sajak Show 1989 TV Series Herself
The Songwriter’s Hall of Fame 20th Anniversary… The Magic of Music 1989 TV Movie Herself – Host
The 3rd Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1989 TV Special Herself – Presenter
The 31st Annual Grammy Awards 1989 TV Special Herself
The Arsenio Hall Show 1989 TV Series Herself
Ebony/Jet Showcase 1986-1989 TV Series Herself
The 16th Annual American Music Awards 1989 TV Special Herself – Host
Saturday Night Live 1987-1989 TV Series Herself – Musical Guest
Presidential Inaugural Gala 1989 TV Movie Herself
The 2nd Annual Soul Train Music Awards 1988 TV Special Herself
The 30th Annual Grammy Awards 1988 TV Special Herself
The 15th Annual American Music Awards 1988 TV Special Herself – Winner
20th NAACP Image Awards 1988 TV Special Herself
1987 Power Hits: New Year’s Eve Countdown 1987 TV Special Herself
The 29th Annual Grammy Awards 1987 TV Special Herself – Performer
Anita Baker: One Night of Rapture 1987 Video Herself
The 4th Annual Black Gold Awards 1987 TV Special Herself
The 14th Annual American Music Awards 1987 TV Special Herself
Soul Train 1983-1986 TV Series documentary Herself / Guest
New American Bandstand 1965 1984 TV Series Herself
Archive Footage
Title Year Status Character
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2007 TV Series Herself
60 Minutes 2006 TV Series documentary Herself – Singer (segment “Sheryl Crow”)
Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music 2005 TV Mini-Series documentary Herself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1992 TV Series Herself

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