Raphael Saadiq Biography
|Date of Birth:||1966 , May-14|
|Age:||53 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 8 Inch|
|Birth Name||Charles Ray Wiggins|
|Birth Place/City||Oakland, California|
|Net Worth||$16 million|
|Weight in KG||N/A|
|Famous for||Singer, songwriter, musician, guitarist|
|Affair with||Joss Stone|
|Awards||Grammy Award Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media|
|Music Group||Tony! Toni! Toné! (Since 1988), Lucy Pearl (1999 – 2002), Black Men United|
|Albums||The Way I See It|
Raphael Saadiq original name is Charles Ray Wiggins who was born in May 14, 1966. He originally belongs from Oakland, California running 50 years old. He is working as American singer, musician, record producer and guitarist by profession. He was the second-youngest child out of 14 siblings and half siblings. He explained his childhood as a great tragedy because he faced many deaths of his siblings. While he was 7 years old while his brother was murdered in front of him. There were several reasons behind the death of his siblings. One of his brothers died because of overdose heroine while the other one committed suicide and the fact was failure to deal with overdose in consuming drug. His sister also died because of car crash.
Saadiq started his career as lead vocalist and he got associated in rhythm and blues for it. He also introduced as bassist and named as Raphael Wiggings. He grabbed biggest project in 1995. Within rhythms and blues he also introduced dance trip Tony! Toni! Tone! He introduced it along with brother Dwayne Wiggins in the very time which also moved him with professional success in the very time. He later introduced another big project in 1999 named R&B super group Lucy Pearl. His affiliation with Pookie Entertainment in 2002 also took a good example behind his professional success.
It seems Saadiq is stable with his love life. He is dating Joss Stone from 2007 till present time and Joss seems happy being introduced as his girlfriend. Jose is very supportive in terms of Saadiq’s career and he states she is great source of inspiration to him. Wiki has also explained their love life is stable and great running till the end to divorce. He is managing his time on music group, songs, and albums on one hand and girlfriend on other side. His bio elaborates his interest in playing snooker in leisure time and also moving far away from city with his girlfriend. With limited information available to media there is not clarification on sexuality. He is family man who is closely attached with mother. Belonging from large family he is taking equal care and responsibility of family members. Raphael is also associated with organizations related with heart victim and providing some sum of net worth for some needy person for their treatment. He is social active person and helpful in nature.
The height of this amazing star is 5 feet 8 inches with perfect weight. His net worth is also attractive fun of money as he is able to collect 16 million American dollars. His salary is increasing with his success in professional life. Raphael profile can be searched in twitter having thousands of followers and he is now also available in Instagram. His pictures are available in social sites.