How much is Ronnie DeVoe worth? $15 million
How did Ronnie DeVoe earn his money and wealth?
Ronald Boyd “Ronnie” DeVoe Jr. was born on November 17, 1967, in Roxbury, Massachusetts. He has four siblings, two brothers and, two step-sisters. He has numerous nicknames and is referred to as R.D., Ronnie D., Ron and Big Ron. Ronald is a member of R&B/pop group “New Edition” and R&B/hip-hop group “Bell Biv DeVoe”. He is married to Shamari Fears-DeVoe, a member of R&B group Blaque since 2006. They have twins, sons named Ronald III and Roman Elijah. As of 2018, Ronnie DeVoe’s net worth.
After being discovered by his uncle and the group’s choreographer, Brooke Payne, Ron became a part New Edition. In 1981 New Edition gained the second spot at a talent show, where they managed to impress the record producer, Maurice Starr and he ended up signing them for the record label Streetwise. Till now they are known as the biggest-selling boy band group from the mid to late 1980s.
New Edition broke up in 1990 and this led to the formation of a new group Bell Biv DeVoe. It had Ronald as well fellow band mates Ricky Bell and Michael from New Edition. This new band became even more successful than New Edition, which can be seen from the fact that its debut album “Poison” sold more than five million copies. The most popular tracks of the album were “Poison” and “B.B.D. (I Thought It Was Me)?”.
Their next album “Hootie Mack” was released in 1993. Followed by the third album “BBD” came out in 2001. “Three Stripes” their fourth and most recent album was released in 2017.
Ronald collaborated with the remaining members of New Edition in 1996 and released an album titled Home Again. The group also did a world tour in the same year.
What are the highest selling albums of Ronnie DeVoe?
- New Edition (1984): 2 million units
- All For Love (1988): 1 million units
- Poison (1990): 5 million units
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