Gabi Wilson Aka H.E.R. Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 08 Oct, 2018
Facts of Gabi Wilson Aka H.E.R.
Date of Birth: 1997 , June-27
Age: 21 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Gabby Wilson
Birth Name Gabriella ‘Gabby’ Wilson
Nick Name H.E.R.
Nationality American
Birth Place/City California
Ethnicity Black-American
Profession Singer
Working For RCA Records
Salary $200k
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Gabriella ‘Gabby’ Wilson aka H.E.R. is an American singer who is signed to RCA Records and released two extended plays under the label: H.E.R. Volume 1 and H.E.R. Volume 2 in 2016 and 2017 respectively.  Previously, she kept her identity mystery and was known only by her stage name H.E.R. The reason was she wanted to be recognized for her music not for how she looks or who she is? "I feel like this is the era of the anti-star. I really just wanted it to be about the music, and get away from, 'Who is she with?' and 'What is she wearing?'"

Early Life And Career Of Gabi Wilson    

Gabi Wilson was born on June 27, 1997, in California, USA. Her birth sign is Cancer which defines her personality as loyal, emotional, sympathetic who are incredibly intuitive and astonishingly good at reading people.  Since she is a very private person, information related to her childhood and parents are kept a secret.   

Wilson released her debut EP, H.E.R. Volume 1 in 2016, she received support from UsherTyrese, Pusha T, and Wyclef Jean along with labelmates Bryson Tiller and Alicia Keys from their respective social accounts. In April 2017, Rihanna posted an Instagram clip playing H.E.R.'s track "Focus" on the background. The clip was viewed over 5 million times.

CAPTION: American singer Gabi Wilson aka H.E.R. SOURCE: The Grape Juice

She also received support from Issa Rae Kylie Jenner, and Kendall Jenner. The tracks on H.E.R. Vol. 1  streamed over 20 million times on Spotify and more than 65 million times across all streaming music providers worldwideNPR listed H.E.R. Vol. 1 in "5 Essential R&B Albums You Slept On"  roundup. 

In June 2017, Wilson released her next EP, H.E.R. Vol. 2 which was commercially successful. Some of her notable live performances include BET Experience concerts 2017 along with, Kid Cudi, Lil Yachty, Snoop Dogg and Khalid. In September 2018, she announced her tour.  

Gabi Wilson's Net Worth

Gabi Wilson is a rising singing sensation. She started her professional musical journey in 2016 and in the short span of her career she succeeded to win million hearts including popular celebrities. She earns more than $200k from her stage shows and concerts. Considering her career growth, her net worth isn't less than six digit figure.  

Gabi Wilson's Personal Life

Gabi Wilson is unmarried and her current relationship status is possibly single, She is quite secretive about her personal life and prefers to keep the information related to her dating life and boyfriend only to herself, away from the limelight of media.

She is quite active on social media and has 1.2million+ followers on Instagram as of October 2018. 

In 2016, Wilson unveil her identity to the world and addressing the secrecy over her image, she said, 

"The mystery is a metaphor for who I am, or who I was, the project came from an emotion, and that's what I want it to be about – not what I look like or who I'm with,  but the raw emotion and support for women."

In 2017, Rolling Stone included Gabi in its March 2017 "10 Artists You Need To Know" roundup and Forbes named her in "5 Alternative R&B Artists To Look Out For In 2017".  Her songs were described as "downcast post-breakup material that sounded vulnerable and assured at once" by Apple Music.