|Net Worth:||$3 Million|
|Birthday:||Mar 04, 1982|
|Age:||40 years old|
|Height:||5.4 feet (165cm)|
|Birthplace:||United States of America|
|Last Updated:||May, 2022|
K Michelle currently has a net worth of 3 million dollars. She has found success in being a singer and TV-personality.
How Did K Michelle Become Rich?
Kimberly Michelle Pate better known as K Michelle Was born in the year 1982. Her birth month is March and she was born on the 4th. She is currently 40 years old. She was born in Memphis Tennessee. Kimberly attended Overton High School. She graduated in the year 2000. It was there where she earned a scholarship to a college named Florida A&M University. She was sent there on a music scholarship which she earned by yodeling in her audition.
At a very young age K Michelle learned to play two instruments. These were the piano and guitar. She stated that in her youth she took vocal classes from a man named Bob Westbrook. He was a man who trained popular singers in the pop genre like Britney Spears. While she was in college K Michelle joined a sorority called Delta Sigma Theta. K. Michelle shared to the public that while in college she had put her education on pause because she became pregnant with a son. After giving birth she returned to college where she finished with honors.
She had been accepted into multiple law schools but decided not to take any of the opportunities. She had planned to base her career in music. In 2009, K Michelle got a deal with a label company called Jive Records. Shortly after her first single was released. It was an R&B single that charted and it was named Fakin it. This song featured an icon in the rap community named Missy Elliot. The song was featured on several R&B charts.
In 2010, K Michelle went on to release three more singles. All three of the songs made an appearance on the R&B/hip-hop songs chart for America. After releasing those singles K Michelle had announced that she was working on an album that was going to be titled Pain medicine. It was said to have features on it from popular artists in the R&B like R. Kelly, Usher Akon, etc. Unfortunately, the album never was released because in 2011 Jive records had ended.
The following year, she became a part of the cast for a Vh1 show. The reality show was titled Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta. They tackled the struggles of her daily life in the music industry within the first season on the show. K Michelle was soon named the breakout star of the show. Later on, she was offered a huge deal by a record label company called Atlantic Records. K Michelle took the deal. While still working on her music, K Michelle made a reappearance on Love and Hip-Hop. In this season the show focused on her recording her debut album. The name of this album was Rebellious Soul.
In the year 2013, Michelle released a single that turned out to be the lead one for the album. It was named VSOP. The producers of the song were Pop & Oak. The track sampled two songs: Very Special and That’s How Long. The song peaked at number eighty-nine on the US Hot 100 Singles. It appeared on the US Billboard R&B/hip-hop songs charts as number twenty-seven. K Michelle then went on to release a music video to go along the single. The video’s director was Benny Boom and the video had been released on June 29, 2013. Her album was released two months later in August. The album appeared in the second spot on the Billboard 200 and the first on the top R&B/hip-hop albums charts in America. Within the first-week the album had sold over 72,000 copies in America. By the following year Michelle’s album had sold 260,000 copies.
K. Michelle later had her first tour called The Rebellious Soul Tour. She started it in November of 2013. BET Music Matters Went on to present it. The tour went on to make stops in 19 different cities including Atlanta and Los Angeles. The tour ended in December 2013. Tiara Thomas was one of the opening acts of the tour.
In 2014, K Michelle shared her album’s second single. This song was also well received and went on to debut on the US Billboard Hot 100 and other charts. Later on, K Michelle shared the news to her cast mates on the Love and Hip-Hop: Reunion that she would no longer be a part of the show. She shared that she would join the cast of the show for the New York version. Soon after, K Michelle went touring with artist Robin Thicke.
In the year 2014, K Michelle released a mixtape project and announced she would have her own reality series called K Michelle: My Life. The show premiered during the end of that year. On September 16, K Michelle began promotion for her new album with the release of it’s first single on Itunes. This album was titled Anybody Wanna Buy A Heart?. Michelle also released How Do You Know? which was her third single from that album. This single made the top spot on the iTunes R&B chart. She went on to announce that she would go on a joint tour with another artist named Keyshia Cole. In January 2015 K Michelle’s album was released. The album made a debut in the fourth spot on the Billboard 200 chart. It went on to be the top song at the time in an R&B category. Within just one week Michelle’s album had sold over 87,000 copies. Within two weeks the album had sold 120,000 copies.
Early in 2016, K. Michelle created and released a single named Not a Little Bit. This single was to gain attraction to her third album under Atlantic Record. She titled the project More Issues Than Vogue. In February of that year, Michelle released several singles to promote the album before its release. They include the songs Ain’t You Mindful and Time. The official release date of her third album was March 25, 2016. After the release, K Michelle went on to make pop-up appearances in a few seasons of Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta. She then rejoined the cast in season five. During that season her return to Atlanta and the navigation for her third album had been a highlight on the show.
Michelle later went on tour for a month from July 2016 to August that year. The tour was named Hello Kimberly. Around the end of 2016, Kimberly released a single named Forward, which was a song that was featured on the soundtrack of a film titled Birth of a Nation.
In February the following year, she released a single that she titled Got Me Crazy. She did so with the help of DJ Feezy and a few other big names in the industry. In the same month her reality show came to an end. The show aired for three seasons. K. Michelle then began focusing on music again. She released singles from her fourth album. The songs featured Chris Brown who is a famous singer. This album was the last one she released under the label Atlantic Records and was titled Kimberly: The People I Used To Know. Late in 2018, Michelle shared a song called Save Me. She later announced that she had signed with a new label company. The new label that backed her was Entertainment One Music.
In 2019, K. Michelle also made a cameo on a Love & Hip Hop special. This humorous mini spin-off was called Love & Hip Hop Awards: Most Certified. Michelle won in the category of Clapback Queen for her quick and sassy remarks while on the show. She later released another project. The project was an album she called All Monsters Are Human. It was released in January of 2020. Michelle also revealed cover art then made it accessible to be pre-ordered on streaming platforms like Apple Music and Amazon.
After the album’s release, it was received positively. The album peaked at number 51 on Billboard 200 in America. It went on to sell 8,200 copies within the first week.
Throughout her career, Michelle had 15 nominations and two awards.
What Is K Michelle Net Worth?
K Michelle currently has a net worth of three million dollars. This is amassed primarily from her success in being a reality TV star. She has appeared in five seasons of a popular reality show and has earned lots of money and popularity thanks to it.
Her second source of income is her music. Since K Michele has become popular her music sales have been consistent in being high. She profits largely from music, tours and live performances.
How K Michelle Spends Her Money?
K Michelle is one that enjoys luxury and the best in life. She spends largely on travel, clothes, accessories, wigs etc. She also spends on traveling and investing into her career as an artist. She has also bought a car and house. Her biggest purchase to date is her home.
- K Michelle is currently married to Kastan Sims.
- K Michelle has one child named Chase Bowman.
- Forbes mentioned K Michelle several times, specifically in 2015 and 2020.