Faith Evans Net Worth in 2021

Faith Evans
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Faith Evans has fought overweight, depression, and struggled a lot in her life. She also lost her husband and became a widow, but that did not stop her from achieving success. Faith Evans is an inspiration to all the women out there who are struggling with their fights.

Despite her clinical complications and emotional distress Faith kept on breaking records in her musical career. Do you want to know what Faith Evan’s net worth is? We have listed it all down.

Faith Evans Net Worth Overview

Net Worth$9 Million
Date of Birth10th June 1973
Source of WealthMusic and Acting
Height 5 feet 5 inches
Last UpdatedJuly 2021

Early Life

Faith Renée Evans was born in 1973, in Florida USA. Faith was brought up with music, as her parents were musicians. However, her father left them a few months after she was born. Faith shifted to New Jersey with her mother. There she was fostered by her mother’s cousin, along with 100 other children. Faith started singing for the church.

She started singing in various assemblies and pageants. In 1991 she graduated from Newark’s University High School. She joined the university to study marketing but had to drop out as she got pregnant by Kiyamma Griffin.


Musical Career

Even though she started singing when she was 2 years old, her professional musical career started in 1995. She released her first album “Faith” received huge recognition and critical acclaim. “Faith” was certified platinum and had sold more than 1.5 million copies. She received MTV Music Video and a Grammy award for “Faith”.

In 1997, her tribute song to The Notorious B.I.G entered the Billboard Chart’s Hot 100 list. In 1998, she released her second album “Keep the Faith”.

Her second album was on the list of top 10 albums and a few of the songs reached the top 10 list. “Keep the Faith” was certified platinum just like her debut album. Her success made her even more popular and she went on tour that following year. Her third album was “Faithfully”, which she released under Bad Boy Label.

She worked with many producers for that album, including Buckwild, Cory Rooney, The Neptunes, and many more. In 2005, she released two consecutive albums “A faithful Christmas” and “The First lady” under the Capital Record labels.

Acting Career

Faith Evans acted in many stage plays while she was a teenager. She made her acting debut in 2000 in the movie “Turn it up” with Ja Rule, Jason Statham, and Pras. She also acted in “The Fighting Temptations” in 2003. She was cast alongside Cuba Jr. and Beyoncé.

Since then she acted in various other films such as, “Notorious”, “Girls Trip”, “Half & Half”, “Soul Kittens Cabaret”, “Real Husbands of Hollywood” etc. Atlanta”. In 2013, she was an executive producer of the show “R&B: Los Angeles” 

Highlights and Achievements

In 1994, Faith Evans signed with the record label Puff Daddy’s Bad Boy. Her debut album in 1995 was super successful. It topped the charts, broke records, and increased her popularity. Her album became the highest chart-topping album in that year. Faith’s Discography has 7 platinum-certified albums.

She also has one collaborative album with Notorious B.I.G. In 2003, Faith Evans joined Capitol Records. She released her song “First lady” in 2005 which topped the Hip Hop and R&B Billboard charts.

  • Faith Evans won the Lady of Soul Awards in 1996
  • Her song “I’ll be missing you” was awarded the MTV Video Music AWARD
  • She also got Grammy Awards for this song

Age, Height, and Weight

Faith Evans was born on 10th July 1973. She is of African –American origin. In 2021 she turned 48 years old. She is 5 feet 5 inches tall. She weighs 56 kgs or 123 lbs in pounds. Her hair and eyes are black. However, she keeps dying her hair in different colors.

Personal Life

Faith Evans got married to Christopher Wallace, who is popularly known as The Notorious B.I.G. They both had a son in 1996. 

Later that year, Tupac Shakur released her song “Hit Em Up” where he claimed that he was in a relationship with Faith Evans. Tupac Shakur and The Notorious B.I.G had a long rivalry. This rumor got Faith Evans tangled in their rivalry. However, in 1997, The Notorious B.I.G got killed in Los Angeles. His murder mystery has not been solved still. 

Faith released the song “I’ll be missing you” in tribute to her former husband. Soon after Wallace’s death, Evans announced that she was pregnant with Russaw’s son. Todd Russaw was an executive of a record label.

They both had been having an affair for quite a while. Faith and Russaw had a son, Joshua in 1998 and also got married the same year. 

In 2007, they had another son named Ryder. Although Faith and Russaw were once arrested for cocaine and marijuana possession. They both attended a drug treatment program and had their charges dropped. In 2010, Russaw and Faith got divorced. In 2018, she married Stevie Jordan. 


Faith was constantly under criticism, either for being late to pay tribute to her late husband Biggie or for her love life scandals. She was also arrested a few times for drug abuse and domestic violence, which brought her to the center of media criticism. 

Faith Evans Net Worth in 2021

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Some of her fans speculate her net worth is around $5-6 million. However, considering all her musical achievements and movies, we would say Faith Evan’s net worth is $8-9 million.

Faith Evans is one of the biggest singers in Hollywood. Even though she has acted for a long time, the majority of her net worth is through her music. Faith Evan’s has a total net worth of $9 million in 2021. Do you want to see her act more? Or do you want to launch a new album?  

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