William James Adams Jr. alias will.i.am is an actor, DJ and music producer of America. His genres include hip-hop, R&B, EDM, and pop as well. He got recognition as an establishing member of The Black Eyed Peas that is a hip-hop group. His predictable net worth is $75 million.
William was born on March 15, 1975, in Eastside Los Angeles. Lynn Cain is his uncle who was an ex-NFL player and played for the Los Angeles Rams and Atlanta Falcons as well.
Will.i.am is a musician too. He has made to the public four albums all of which were solo. He released his first album in 2001 via Atlantic Records under the moniker Lost Change. Then, he released his another album named Must B 21 in 2003.
Subsequently, he made to the public his album under the name Songs About Girls in 2007. Afterward, 2013 was the releasing year of his fourth studio album under the moniker #willpower. “Feelin’ Myself” was the leading single of this album which featured French Montana, Wiz Khalifa and Miley Cyrus in it.
Will.i.am has worked with a number of other musicians e.g., Justin Bieber, Usher, David Guetta, Michael Jackson, Rihanna, Kesha, Miley Cyrus, Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, U2, Cheryl, Lady Gaga, A. R. Rahman, Baby Kaely, 2NE1, as well as Nicki Minaj.
Will.i.am also contributed in Mail on Sunday that was the debut album by the rapper Flo Rida. He served as a producer as well as appeared on the song “In the Ayer”. Furthermore, he appeared in Here I Stand, which was the fifth album of Usher.
Will.i.am also contributed to the song “It Should Be Easy” which was a track from Britney Spears’ eighth studio album Britney Jean. Moreover, he was also the executive producer of the project. In addition, he made his appearance in “In My City” which was the debut single of Priyanka Chopra.
Will.i.am also performed at the Diamond Jubilee Concert in 2012. He has also made a guest appearance as God in Joan of Arcadia that was a CBS drama. Furthermore, he contributed to the TV show named The Voice Australia in 2014. In 2017, he became the mentor in the TV series named Planet of the Apps.
Awards & Achievements
Will.i.am bagged Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group award home for his song “Let’s Get It Started” in 2005. In 2009, he got the award of Best Pop Vocal Album for his album named The E.N.D. Adding to it; he received Best Short Form Music Video award in 2010 for “Boom Boom Pow”.
Net Worth of Will.i.am
Will.i.am has an estimated net worth of $75 million. He has earned this big figure due to his massive contribution to the music and film industry. He has also made his presence on several of the TV shows thus, adding to his overall net worth.
Will.i.am has contributed to the show business a lot throughout his career. He is a successful personality and a brilliant performer of America. In addition, he is also an entrepreneur as well as a philanthropist.