|Real Name/Full Name||Thomas DeCarlo Callaway|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||CeeLo Green|
|Birth Place:||Atlanta, Georgia, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||30 May 1975|
|Age/How Old:||48 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres –169 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5’6’’
|Weight:||In Kilograms –91 kg
In Pounds –201 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Thomas Burton Sr.
Mother – Sheila J. Tyler-Callaway
|Siblings:||Shedonna Alexander (Sister)|
|School:||Benjamin E. Mays High School and Riverside Military Academy|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Christina Johnson (m. 2000–2005)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Kingston (Son), Sierra, and Kalah (Step-daughters)|
|Profession:||Singer, songwriter, record producer, rapper, actor, and Businessmen|
|Net Worth:||$12 million|
|Last Updated:||June 2023|
Thomas DeCarlo Callaway is a famous, well-cherished, and ultra-talented American singer, songwriter, record producer, rapper, and businessman. He is popularly known by his stage name CeeLo Green. He is better known for his work in soul music which consists of “Crazy” and “Fuck You” hit singles.
Well, how well do you know about CeeLo Green? If not much, here is what we know about CeeLo Green to date.
Biography and Early Life
CeeLo Green was born on 30th May 1975 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. He was born to ordained minister parents named- Thomas Burton Sr. (father) and Sheila J. Tyler-Callaway (mother). He was raised with his sister Shedonna Alexander. He lost his father when he was two years old, and he lost his beloved mother at the age of 18 in a car accident.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is CeeLo Green in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, CeeLo Green’s age is 48 years old as of today’s date 1st June 2023 having been born on 30 May 1975. Though, he is 5’6’’ in feet and inches and 169 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 201 lbs in Pound and 91kg in Kilograms.
He started his education at Benjamin E. Mays High School but dropped out in 9th standard. Later he attended Riverside Military Academy, which was a boarding school for boys in Georgia.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
He wedded Christiana Johnson. The couple conceived their son-Kingston on 30th September in the year 2000. He accepted her two little daughters.
He was suspected of sexual battery by a female he feasted at a Los Angeles eatery on 30th October in 2012. After a pretty long investigation, on 21st October in 2013, he was proved not remorseful to an offense charged of furnishing and controlled substance after the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office dismissed the file to set as proper evidence were absent, and eventually, he has pleaded no contest to same and was sentenced three years of probation along with 360 hours of community service and was demanded to complete some other formalities (52 Alcoholics Anonymous or Narcotics Anonymous meetings).
Is CeeLo Green Gay?
CeeLo Green was married to an American TV personality Christina Johnson from the year 2000 to 2005. Hence, it is evident to say that he isn’t homosexual.
Green started his career as a singer in Church at a very young age. He officially started his career in the music world “Goodie Mop” group. His first album was “Soul Music,” which was released in 1985 and was immensely praised by the critics. This album was considered as the movement-defining effort in the Southern Rap kingdom.
In 1998, the Goodie Mop group released their 2nd album named “Still Standing,” and this album has also received great respect and comments, but it was commercially down a lit bit as compared to their first album.
In the year 1999, he influenced the group to release their next album, which was named “World Party,” and this album added some new glories to the Goodie Mob. In the same year, he got separated from the Goodie Mop group and was moved to Arista to concentrate more on his solo career. Later, he released two albums, but unfortunately, they didn’t work well commercially, which forced him to make adjustments in his career.
Later he formed a duo named “Gnarls Barkley” with Danger Mouse. The Gnarls Barkley released their first album called “St. Elsewhere” in 2006, and this album marked the glory of the duo. The album topped some charts in the UK and US, and the song Crazy from the album was turned out to be the most successful song and was dubbed as the most excellent song of the decade by Rolling Stone. Later he released many albums that made him win millions of hearts, and also raised affection in front of the critics.
He was recognized with several Grammy Awards in his career. In 2003, his song- “crazy” was flattered with a Grammy, and continuing the tradition in 2007, he received the same for- “St. Elsewhere.” CeeLo Green was rewarded in 2011 for his song- “Himself” with the prestigious- “Billboard Music Award for Viral Innovator of the Year.” In the same year, he achieved- “Brit Award” in the category for the “Best International Male to Green,” followed with a Grammy for his song- “Forget you.”
In the following year (2012), he bagged 2 Grammy Awards for “Fool for You,” which is no less than an achievement.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of CeeLo Green in 2023
As of 2023, CeeLo Green’s has an estimated net worth of $12 Million. He has been able to earn all his wealth with his high-volume career in the music industry. He started on humble grounds as a major player in the Southern Rap scene and later inscribed his name. He is sponsored by various brands and has also done some endorsement deals that skyrocketed his net worth.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
He had accepted himself openly as a “goon” and “kleptomaniac, pyromaniac” in his youth.
CeeLo Green is a gem of a person indeed who, despite having a heartbroken childhood, managed to achieve success and ended up establishing himself as a successful figure in his respective industry. He is a master of rock genre music and will surely bombard many more hit songs in the future.