Ricky Bell Net Worth
Who Is Ricky Bell?
The full name of Ricky Bell is Ricardo Ricky Bell and he is an American R&B singer and a record producer. He was born in the year 1967 in on September 18.
He is also known by the name Slick. He had been a member of the group New Edition and also the lead singer of Bell Biv Doe. He had released his album Ricardo Campana in the year 2000 as his first solo album.
Ricky Bell Net worth:
The estimated net worth of Ricky Bell is a whopping $15 million. Most of his earnings come from the live shows and concerts that he does and also the records that he produces. His exact earning has not been disclosed to the media.
Ricky Bell Life History:
Ricky Bell was born in 1967 in on September 18 Roxbury in Massachusetts in the United States. He was the youngest of the eleven children and grew up in the Orchard Park Projects. His birth name was Ricardo Bell and his birth sign is Virgo.
He is American and has a Puerto Rican, Guatemalan, Japanese and Jewish descent. Most of his personal life apart from these basic facts are not well known. He is married to Amy Correa who is an actress and was his girlfriend for a long time before the couple decided to get married in a double wedding in the year 2004.
He started his career with one of his close friends Ralph Tresvant in a group called Ricky and Ralph. After some time he started to work with Michael Bivins, Bobby Brown and Ronnie DeVoe and became the pop band named “New Edition”.
The Best Kept Secret had originally gained popularity when record producer Jimmy Jam had an idea of a spin-off group called Bell Biv DeVoe which had Ricky Bell as the lead singer. He is also working with So So Def/Geffen from the year 2008 till now.
He became a part of a controversy as the news that he has been on drugs went viral on many social media platforms like Twitter. He is a big fan of basketball and supports Boston Celtics.
Ricky Bell- Known For:
Ricky Bell is best known for his career as a singer and a businessman. He is one of the most famous R&B singers in the music industry. His solo album named Ricardo Campana became a huge hit in the year 2000.
He sang the famous song “Poison” with Ne-Yo in the year 2009 at BET Awards. As a member of the group New Edition he was given the Golden Note Award at the ASCAP’s twenty-first annual rhythm and soul Music Awards and has celebrated 25 years of the group.
In the year 1990, he gave his voice in Red Bandit’s single Please Don’t Cry and as a backup vocal on Pretty Little Girls from Bobby Brown’s 1992 album and has also worked with Ralph Tresvant on LL Cool J’s son Candy that was released in the year 1997.
With Bell Biv DeVoe and his group, New Edition Ricky has more than two dozen television and performances that include Knight Rider, New York Uncover, Family Matters and also the movie Krush Groove, many other music videos and a number of awards shows as well.
Ricky Bell – Political / Business Affiliations:
Ricky Bell in association with his trio has recently launched a new album named Three Stripes which is his first album in fifteen years.
He has also made over a dozen of movies and television performances including Knight Rider, Family matters, New York Undercover and Krush Groove among many others.
Ricky Bell Bio Info
Born: 18 September 1967 (age 50 years), Roxbury, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Height: 1.65 m
Spouse: Amy Correa (m. 2004)
Siblings: Peanut Bell, Wayne Bell, Lawan Bell, Marcel Bell, Mark Bell, Daniel Bell, Tyrone Bell, Tony Bell
Education: Madison Park Technical Vocational High School
Labels: CD Baby (solo); (2000); So So Def/Geffen (2008–present)
Music groups: New Edition (Since 1978), Bell Biv DeVoe (Since 1989)
Ricky Bell Videos on YouTube
Ricky Bell talks about the awaited New Edition reunion tour and more.