|Real Name/Full Name||Tyrese Darnell Gibson|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Tyrese Gibson|
|Birth Place:||California, USA|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||30 December 1978|
|Age/How Old:||44 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 181 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 78 Kg
In Pounds – 172 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Tyrone Gibson
Mother – Priscilla Murray Gibson
|College:||Florida A&M University|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Samantha Lee|
|Kids/Children Name:||Shayla Somer Gibson and Soraya Lee Gibson|
|Profession:||Singer, actor, songwriter, rapper, model, VJ, and screenwriter|
|Net Worth:||$5 Million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Tyrese Gibson is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, actor, model, VJ, and screenwriter. Gibson kicked off his road to fame with a start in the music industry. After he released several albums, he transitioned into films where he had major success. He is best known for having a common role in the Fast & Furious franchise and also other leading roles in several major Hollywood releases. According to Billboard, he has sold over 3.69 million records.
Well, how well do you know about Tyrese Gibson? If not much, here is what we know about Tyrese Gibson to date.
Biography and Early Life
Gibson was born on the 30th of December 1978 and raised in Watts, Los Angeles, California. His father is Tyrone Gibson and his mother is Priscilla Murray Gibson. Unfortunately for the family, his father left which left his mother alone to raise Gibson and his three older siblings as a single parent.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Tyrese Gibson in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Tyrese Gibson’s age is 44 years old as of today’s date 22nd March 2023 having been born on 30 December 1978. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 181 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 172 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.
It is not known which high school Gibson went to, but he did enrol at the Florida A&M University after completing high school.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
From 2007 to 2009, Gibson was married to Norma Mitchell and had a daughter together in 2007. Again on the 14th of February, 2017, he married Samantha Lee and had a daughter together on the 1st of October, 2018 in December 2020, the couple announced that they were divorcing on amicable terms.
Is Tyrese Gibson Gay?
No, Gibson is not gay.
Gibson’s career started when he appeared in a Coca-Cola commercial where he sang the song, “Always Coca-Cola”. This gained him a lot of fame and led him into other appearances for Guess and Tommy Hilfiger. In early 1998, he was signed to RCA Records where he released his debut single, “Nobody Else”.
The song was a huge success and peaked at number 36 on the Billboard 100. He released his debut album, “Tyrese” at the age of 19 and it peaked at number 17 on the Billboard charts. He later became the host of the weekday music video show MTV Jams on MTV and a VJ for the channel.
After releasing his second album, its third single, “Sweet Lady” reached number 9 on the R&B charts and the album was eventually certified platinum. His second studio album, “2000 Watts” sold over 500,000 copies and was eventually certified Gold.
After RCA Records was disbanded, Gibson signed J Records where he released his third and fourth studio album. On the 1st of November 2011, Gibson released his fifth album, “Open Invitation” which sold 130,000 copies in the first week and has gone on to sell around 400,000 copies.
Gibson has a recurring role in two of the highest-grossing film series: Fast & Furious and Transformers. In the “Fast and Furious” film series, he played the role of Roman Pearce. He started off in 2003’s 2 Fast 2 Furious and returned to Fast Five in 2011. Since then, he has been in every film released by the franchise. In the Transformers film series, he portrays Sergeant Robert Epps. He started off with the ensemble cast in 2007 and has reprised his role in the other sequels.
Tyrese Gibson has been able to accomplish quite a lot during his career, both as an actor and a musician. Over the course of his career, he has been nominated for a number of awards and has also won a couple. Here are some of them:
- He won the Soul Train Awards in 2012 for Song of the Year after releasing “Stay”.
- He won the NAACP Awards for the Pinnacle Award after his work in the “Trumpet Awards”.
- He won the American Music Award for Favorite New R&B/Soul Artist in 2000.
- He was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2016 for Best Traditional R&B Performance after he won on “Shame”.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Tyrese Gibson in ’2023’
Tyrese Gibson is a really talented performer and an all-rounded performance. He has been very fortunate to succeed in film and music. Thus far, he makes his living from his TV roles in movies and also from selling his albums. As of 2023, Tyrese has an estimated net worth of $5 Million.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Tyrese was best friends with the late actor, Paul Walker, and was very emotional when he passed away and even went into depression
- Gibson released a book on May 8, 2012, called How to Get Out of Your Own Way.
Gibson has had a really successful career thus far. He is really talented both in film and also in music. He has also become a great role model for many upcoming actors and musicians that you can achieve anything you want in life. We look forward to the movies that he is going to appear in and the music that he’s going to release and also wish him the best of luck.