How Much Net Worth Has New Edition's Ralph Tresvant Accumulated? His Income Sources And Assets

News by Bean Published on 27 Dec,2018 Updated on 27 Dec,2018

Many of us are already acquainted with the name Ralph Tresvant-The American musician and actor who is taking over the entertainment world. The 50-year-old singer has accomplished so much when it comes to music.          

Along with success and fame, Rizzo has also gathered a huge amount of net worth from his career as a musician. So how much has he earned so far? How about knowing his journey to his present legacy? We have all the details here. 

How Much Net Worth Has Ralph Tresvant Accumulated? His Income Sources     

Ralph Tresvant has earned a great amount of money from his professional career as a Rythm & Blues singer, record producer, as well as actor. As of 2018, his net worth is somewhere estimated to be around $8 million.     

Rizzo accumulated most of his net worth from his professional musical career.  His record sales earned him:

Year Record Sales Earnings in $
1984 From the album New Edition with the American quintet New Edition (certified 2x platinum by RIAA) $2,000,000
1985 From the album All for Love with the American quintet New Edition (certified platinum by RIAA) $1,000,000
1986 Album All for Love with the American quintet New Edition (certified gold by RIAA)  $500,000
1988 From the album Heart Break with the American quintet New Edition (certified 2x platinum by RIAA) $4,000,000
1990 From his album Ralph Tresvant (certified platinum by RIAA) $1,000,000
1996 From the album Home Again with the American quintet New Edition (certified 2x platinum by RIAA and platinum by Music Canada) $2,100,000

With all the income he generated from his musical profession, he bought a luxurious, auto-machined mansion in Acworth, Georgia (GA), the United States. He owns few of the world’s expensive items but only disclosed few of its brands.

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He owns a Mercedes car which lists at $250,000.

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Similarly, he used his fame and earned from promoting Italian luxury brand Gucci.

Ralph Tresvant's Journey 

Tresvant began his career as a singer in 1983 with  Bobby Brown, Ricky BellMichael BivinsRonnie DeVoe and Johny Gill his New Edition’s songs ‘Cool It Now’, ‘If It isn't loved’ and ‘Candy Girl’. The 'Candy girl' was one of the hits of their time.

CAPTION: The New Edition SOURCE: AllMusic

Some conflicts arose between the bandmates against the decision of making Tresvant the lead. Later it was known, Bobby Brown was its cause. In 1989, Ralph started his career as a solo singer leaving ‘New Edition’.

With the help of MCA records, he released his first self-titled album which became a huge success and reached to number one position in R&B chart. He also featured a cameo appearance in the popular urban comedy movie House party 2 in 1991, where you could hear his hit song ‘Yo Baby Yo’ as the soundtrack.

Tresvant made a comeback in his ex-band ‘New Edition’ by heart winning album named ‘Home Again’. After a long break on 7 March 2006, he released his another solo album in which ‘My Homegirl’ was his first single video and song.

CAPTION: Ralph Tresvant in Heads of State SOURCE: Pollstar

Later on, Rizzo joined ‘Heads of State’. He performed with, Johnny Gill and Bobby Brown as bandmates.

His another hit ‘Sensitivity’ released on 9 October 1990, ruled at the No.1 hit on the United States R&B Singles chart for one week. Later in October 2004, this song was featured in a popular video game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas.

Similarly, it was played in a famous R&B/soul radio station, CSR103. Some of his single hits are Stone Cold Gentleman and Do What I Gotta Do, Money Can’t Buy You Love, Who’s the Mack, When I Need Somebody, My Homegirl, It Must Be You.

Apart from being a musician, he is also a DJ in the radio station, The BASS of Boston WZBR 1410 AM. The show ‘Inside the Ride with Ralph Tresvant’ was first aired on Monday, 5 September 2016.

Throughout his career, he has achieved Lifetime Achievement Award from Soul Train Awards and Outstanding TV Movie/Limited Series by Black Reel Awards for Television.   

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This is the lifetime achievement award, home safe and sound! Thank you all once again!

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The 50 years old singer, Ralph Tresvant is with his band New Edition as of 2018 and is taking the R&B music to a whole new and different level.

Ralph Tresvant: Quick Facts

  • Ralph born Ralph Edward Tresvant Sr. on May 16, 1968. He well-known as Rizz and Rizzo.
  •  He has the habit of gritting his teeth.
  • Ralph is married twice; former wife Amber Serrano and latter Shelly Tresvant.