Gerald Levert is a famous writer, arranger. Gerald Levert is also a performer and a producer. He has given many famous singles and hit albums. The artist is famous for his works like; In My Songs, Private Line, Groove On, Love, and Consequences, etc.
Table of Biography
Gerald Levert was born on July 13, 1966, in Canton, Ohio, United States of America. Further, he was the son of Eddie Levert. Eddie was the vocalist of the O’Jays. He has two other siblings. His father Eddie was a vocalist and lead arranger of the long-standing R&B group of the O’Jays. Further, he had a brother named Sean, who died in 2008. He belongs to American nationality and follows Christianity. Further, he has Cancer as his zodiac sign. Gerald
Gerald Levert left for heavenly abode on November 10, 2006, in Cleveland, Ohio. He was found dead in his own residence in his bed. According to initial reports, it stated he died of a heart attack. While, further investigation showed that, he died of a fatal combination of prescription narcotics and other over-the-counter drugs. The autopsy also revealed had pneumonia.
Profession-wise, Gerald also chose the musical field as his parents. During his musical journey, he has also sung with his brother Sean Levert, friend Marc Gordon of the vocal group LeVert. Further, in her career, he has been a member of LSG, a supergroup comprising Keith Sweat, Johnny Gill, and himself.
Some of his best albums are; In My Songs (2007), Private Line (1991), Groove On (1994), Love & Consequences (1998), and Gerald’s World (2001). The album Private Line went to the number one hit on the R&B chart. He has also sung two songs in a 2002 film documentary named Standing in the Shadows of Motown. Further, he has written and produced songs from different artists. However, Levert’s last collaborations included Jim Brickman on the song My Angel. It was for Brickman’s 2006 album entitled Escape and on the song “Real S***” from rapper Styles P’s album, Time Is Money.
Further, he had also an actor and composer too. He has worked in the projects like Crank, Coming to America, and The Fast and the Furious. He had made appearances on The Jamie Foxx Show for 2 episodes. His final acting role came on his appearance in The Parkers.
Net worth and Achievement
Gerald had a successful career blessed with both name and fame. He had earned good enough money during the time. Further, his total net worth is about $5 million US dollars during the time of his death.
Gerald had won numerous recognition during his time with many prestigious awards. He won American Music Award in the year 1999, 1993, 1988. Moreover, he has won BET Awards in 2007, and Grammy Awards in 1988, 2007, 2008. Apart from it, he was also inducted into the class of the Rhythm and Blues Music Hall of Fame in 2013.
Moving on toward his private life, he was never married. However, he had 3 children. They are; Camryn Levert, Carlysia Levert, LaMicah Edward Levert. One of his children, Carlysia is a television personality. She appeared on an episode of the MTV show My Super Sweet 16. Moreover, Gerald was straight regarding gender choices. And, further, he does not have involvement in any kind of controversy.
Body measurement and Social media
Gerald had a good body physique and a charming personality along with musical talent. Further, he had dark brown colored eyes and the color of his hair is black. However, there is no information on his other body measurements regarding height, weight, and overall body figure.
Moreover, Gerald Levert had social media accounts and was active too. He had a Facebook account under his own name with 544k followers. Similarly, his Instagram account @geraldlevert_ has more than 3k followers. Furthermore, his Twitter handles @LEVERT_MUSIC also has more than 3.9k followers.