Queen Latifah Net Worth: Female rapper and actress, her songs, movies, earnings

Queen Latifah Net Worth: Female rapper and actress, her songs, movies, earnings

Facts of Queen Latifah Net Worth: Female rapper and actress, her songs, movies, earnings

Net worth$60 million
Date of Birth:1970 March 18
First NameDana Elaine
Last NameOwens
AkaQueen Latifah
Age:54 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch

Making the list of female rappers, Queen Latifah is known by her stage name and holds a net worth of around $60 million. She is a singer-songwriter, actress, and producer.

Queen Latifah

What are the earnings of Queen Latifah? What are her sources of income? Know about her net worth here:

Thirty years of experience in the industry is a milestone for any artist. Queen Latifah has kissed the milestone and successfully bagged a fortune of $60 million.

Latifah's house

Queen Latifah owns a house in Beverly Hills, CA. She purchased the house in 2005 with an undisclosed amount of money.

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Not only music but her bag of fortune has been filled with her acting capabilities also. Her songwriting skills and her work as a producer has also helped to build her net worth.

Latifah's cars

This female rapper rides a silver-colored Rolls Royce.

Down here is the figures that Queen Latifah collected from her career as a singer and actress. Have a look:

As a singer:

Nature of Sista(1991)= $600,000
Black Reign(1993)= $2 million
Order in the Court(1998)= $600,000
She's the Queen(2002)= $420,000
The Dana Owens Album(2004)= $2.73 million
Trav'lin' Light(2007)= $3.2 million
Persona(2009)= $1.55 million

As an Actress:

Chicago(2002)= $325,000
Bringing Down the House(2003)= $1 million
Beauty Shop(2005)= $10 million

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How did Queen Latifah start her professional career? Know about her career beginnings here:

Queen Latifah found her stage name when she was only eight. Latifah means delicate and very kind in Arabic. Latifah was a member of the Flavour Unit and used to beatbox for Ladies Fresh.


After signing with Tommy Boy Records, Latifah released her debut album, All Hail the Queen in 1989 at the age of 19. To mention, she was also a member of the group, Native Tongues.

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Queen Latifah as an Actress:

Latifah started out as an actress in 1991 with a minor role in the film, Jungle Fever. She appeared in the film, House Party 2 later that year.

Latifah in Set It Off

In 1993, Latifah had a cameo role in the film, Who's the Man?. Her early films included Juice(1992), My Life(1993), Set It Off(1996), Hoodlum(1997), Living Out Loud(1998), and some more.

Talking about her television work, Latifah starred in a TV show, Living Single from 1993 to 1998. She was also the creator, executive producer, and host of the show, The Queen Latifah Show from 1999 to 2001 and 2013 to 2015.

The Queen Latifah Show

Her other appearances on television include Spin City(2001), Eve(2004), 30 Rock(2010), Single Ladies(2011-12), Let's Stay Together(2012), Ice Age, Star(2016-19), and many others.

Coming back to her film career, we have listed some of her notable films. Have a look:

  • Brown Sugar(2002)
  • Scary Movie 3(2003)
  • The Cookout(2004)- Also producer
  • Beauty Shop(2005)- Also producer
  • Ice Age series
  • The Perfect Holiday(2007)- Also producer
  • Just Wright(2010)- Also Producer
  • The Dilemma(2011)
  • House of Bodies(2013)- Also executive producer
  • 22 Jump Street(2014)
  • Girls Trip(2017), and some more.

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Where and when was Queen Latifah born? Also, know about her education here:

Born with an original name of Dana Elaine Owens, she was born on March 18, 1970, in Newark, New Jersey, to the parents, Rita Lamae Bray and Lancelot Amos Owens.

Dana Elaine Owens

Talking about her education, Dana went to Essex Catholic Girls' High School but went to graduate from Irvington High School. She also went to Borough of Manhattan Community College.

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List of Major Awards Received by Queen Latifah:

  • American Black Film Festival(1996)
  • NAACP Image Award(1997, 2003, 2007)
  • BET Award(2002, 2003)
  • Black Reel Award(2002, 2008)
  • Screen Actors Guild Award(2002, 2007, 2015)
  • Teen Choice Award(2003)
  • Golden Globe Award(2007)
  • Primetime Emmy Award(2015)

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What about Latifah's sexuality? Is she a lesbian? Know about it here:

According to rumors and news, it seems that Queen Latifah has been attracted to both sexes. However, her sexuality has not been clear.

Latifah and Jenkins

She has dated her personal trainer, Jeanette Jenkins and also a choreographer, Eboni Nichols to mention. However, she has never been married.

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Has Latifah maintained her profile on social media? Let's check her accounts:

This Queen surely has.

Her Twitter account shows a total of 7.93M followers and she has tweeted 5,454 times till the date.

Queen Latifah

Similarly, on Instagram, she has got around 4.8M followers and she has posted 776 times over there so far.

Queen Latifah owns a YouTube Channel also. She has got around 343K subscribers and more than 142 million video views on her channel.

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