Ashanti, Age, Height, Family, Net Worth, Biography & More

Ashanti is 41 years old and was born on October 13, 1980. By profession, she is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, actress, model, and dancer, She is a very famous singer and a globally recognized person she has given many hits songs, apart from her singing she is also quite famous because of her acting skill, she has made her name in the entertainment industries.

She has released 5 albums out of which one got commercially successful and this album hit the Billboard 200 debut at the first position. Also after release of this album in the first week the alibum managed to sell more than 326,000 copies.

She also has appeared in many television shows and films and got recognition such as John Tucker Must Die, Coach Carter, and Resident Evil: Extinction.

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Ashanti’s Biography 

Ashanti’s Real Name Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas
Nick NameAshanti, Shani
Profession Actor, Singer-songwriter,
dancer, Record producer
Physical Stats
Ashanti’s Height5 ft 3 in (160 cm)
Weight64 kg (141 lbs)
Body Measurement 34-23-38
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Personal Life
Date of birth October 13, 1980
Ashanti’s Age 41 years old
Birthplace Glen Cove, Long Island, New York, U.S.
Zodiac sign Libra
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Home town Glen Cove, New York
School Glen Cove High School
College/University Not Known
Educational Graduate
Family member
Marital statusUnmarried
Ashanti’s BoyfriendNelly (Rapper-singer, 2003-2014)
Ashanti’s HusbandN/A
Parents Father – Ken-Kaide Thomas Douglas
Moher – Tina Douglas
SiblingSister – Kenashia Douglas
Songs & AlbumsFoolish (from the “Ashanti” album),
Leaving (Always on Time Part II) (featuring Ja Rule)
(from the “Ashanti” album),
Rock Wit U (Awww Baby) (from the “Chapter II” album),
Breakup 2 Makeup (from the “Chapter II” album),
Rain on Me (from the “Chapter II” album),
Only U (from the “Concrete Rose” album),
Take Me Tonight (featuring Lloyd) (from the “Concrete Rose” album),
The Way That I Love You (from “The Declaration” album),
Struggle (from “The Declaration” album),
Nowhere (from the “Braveheart” album), 
MoviesMalcolm X (1992)
SinglesFoolish (2002)
AlbumAshanti (2002)
Tv ShowCall Me Crazy (2002)
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two Аmеrісаn Мuѕіс Аwаrdѕ,
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NominationNot Known
Favorite Things
Favorite ActorNot Known
Favorite ActressNot Known
HobbiesTravelling, listen to Music
Ashanti’s Net worthApprox $20 Million

Early Life

Ashanti is 41 years old and was born on October 13, 1980, in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York. She comes from very well settled family, she also have musically background as her parent were also involved in music industry, where her father was a singer and her mother was a dancer along with this she was also dance teacher. her born name is Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas and stage name is Ashanti, this name is after Ashanti Empire who ruled Ghana between 1670 to 1957.

As she had musical background she had her passion in singing and this passion was found by her mother later she helped her to grow her career in this, when she was 12 years old she got chance in several films and music videos.

Talking about her education then she has attended Glen Cove High School, while being in school she started writing songs also at the same time she performed local parties, occasions, as well as talent shows. while growing up she grab the attention but was not so fortunate to grab a deal.

Personal Life

Talking about her personal life then she dated famous rapper Nelly in 2003. the couple were togther for 10 years and after they broke up, in 2013 she was in romace with DеЅеаn Јасkѕоnan Аmеrісаn professional fооtbаll рlауеr but this relationship didnt work for long and end up in 2015. from 2016 to 2017 she dated basketball player James Harden, and in 2018 to 2019 she dated Nas.


Talking about her career then apart from being famous singer she is also well recoginesed actress and debuted in biographical drama theatrical film debut in the 1992’s movie Malcolm X. but she gain attention when appeared in comedy-drama film, Bouge! in 1997.

It was in 2005 when she started taking her acting more seriouly and was featured in the teen sports drama Coach Carter where she played the role of Kyra alongside actor Samuel L. Jackson. also in the same year she became a cast member of the musical fantasy film The Muppets’ Wizard of Oz, which was massive hit and gathered over 8 million views on its premiere. After this success she got many big projects like John Tucker Must Die, Resident Evil: Extinction, Stuck, Mothers and Daughters, and many more.

She is a multitalrnted person she also worked in televison show and her debut in 2002 in Call Me Carzy which is an comedy drama series Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. after this she worked in many more televison shows like, American Dreams, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, The Proud Family, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Unforgettable, RuPaul’s Drag Race, Murder, and Dynasty, among others. She also did recurring role of Latasha Monclair / Latasha Durant in the drama television series Army Wives in 2013. 

Net Worth

Talking about her Net worth then as of 2022 her net worth is around $20 million US and her annual income is around $1.5 million. The main source of earing comes from acting career, album sales, and live performances. she also had made $3.6 million from her debut album fellowing with second $1.1 miilion from second album.


She has won many awards and The Grammy-Award is one of them she also have some expensive taste of cars so lets check this out, she has Mercedes Benz SL, $89,195, Cadillac Escalade EXT,$71,000. Rolls Royce Ghost, $450,000. A customized Mercedes Benz CLS-Class W21 $50,000.


How much is the worth of Ashanti?

Ashanti Net Worth is currently $20 million.

How much money does Ashanti make?

Ashanti’s annual salary is estimated at $1.5 million.

How old is Ashanti?

Ashanti was born on the 23rd of October 1980, in Glen Cove, she is 41 years old.

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