Keyshia Cole

Keyshia Cole



Keyshia Cole (born October 15, 1981)[2] is an American singer/songwriter, record producer, business woman, and television personality. She was born in Oakland, California. Her career began when she met MC Hammer at the age of 12, and later met rapper Tupac Shakur. At the age of 18, she moved to Los Angeles and was later introduced to A&M Records. She released her debut album, The Way It Is (2005), which spawned five singles: "Never", "I Changed My Mind", "(I Just Want It) To Be Over", "I Should Have Cheated", and "Love". It was certified gold within 17 weeks, and then platinum just eight weeks later. The album stayed on the charts for over a year, selling over 1.6 million copies.

Cole released her second album Just like You (2007), and the album debuted and peaked at number two on the Billboard 200. It was nominated for Best Contemporary R&B Album at the 50th Grammy Awards. The album has been certified platinum in sales by the Recording Industry Association of America, and has sold 1.7 million copies in the US. A Different Me is Cole's third album, released in 2008.[3][4] The album debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 with first week sales of 322,000, the highest of Cole's career. The album has been certified platinum by the RIAA.[5]

Calling All Hearts is Cole's fourth album, released on December 21, 2010 in the United States by Geffen Records.[6] The album debuted and peaked at number nine on the Billboard 200, with first week sales of 129,000. The album has sold 400,000 copies in the US as of November 2012. Cole's fifth album Woman to Woman (2012) debuted at number 10 on the Billboard 200, with first week sales of 96,000, lower than her last effort. The album has sold 329,000 copies in the US as of September 2013.[7] Cole's sixth album Point of No Return (2014) was released on October 7, 2014, and had unsuccessful sales, selling less than 45,000 copies and being Cole's lowest-selling album to date.

Along with her music, Cole has ventured into reality television. She signed to a reality/documentary series Keyshia Cole: The Way It Is which aired on BET from 2006 until 2008, giving viewers a closer look into Cole's career and family life with her biological mother and sister. Her second reality show, Family First premiered on October 9, 2012. Her third reality show Keyshia Cole: All In premiered on February 24, 2015.



11:11 Reset
11:11 Reset is the seventh studio album by American singer Keyshia Cole.
Vault is a song by musical artist Keyshia Cole, released on October 13, 2017.
Best Friend
Best Friend is a song by musical artist Keyshia Cole, released on October 6, 2017.
Incapable is a song by musical artist Keyshia Cole, released on August 25, 2017.

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Star Sightings: Kourtney Kardashian Parties in Sexy LBD, Charlize Theron Heads to Daytona & More!
  –  March 1, 2018
That same evening, Keyshia Cole surprised partygoers at Drai’s Nightclub atop The Cromwell in Sin City when she joined Drai’s LIVE resident artist, Trey Songz, on stage for a performance of her hit “Let It Go” on Feb. 24. One night earlier ...
Is Keyshia Cole Getting Her Groove Back With A Much Younger Man?
  –  February 27, 2018
It looks like Keyshia Cole is serious about her getting her groove back after her divorce from Daniel Gibson! The 36-year-old Grammy-nominated singer is reportedly dating 22-year-old Niko Khale. Over the past couple months, the duo has posted pics of ...
Ernest Dukes’ Earnest Living Tour is a blueprint to success in entertainment
  –  February 25, 2018
He’s the man behind the current careers of Keyshia Cole, Lil Kim, Tiny Harris, Nick Cannon, and more. He’s also business partners with Tami Roman and he’s a TV producer (Keyshia Cole – “The Way It Is,” Tami Roman and Snoop Dogg – “Get Into ...
New Couple Alert: Keyshia Cole’s Getting Her Groove Back With A Much, Much Younger Man
  –  February 25, 2018
Apparently, Keyshia Cole has a new bae and he’s much different then the types of men she’s dated in the past. The celebrity website also showed that Cole and her rumored boo celebrated Niko’s mother’s birthday together. Previously, Keyshia was ...
Are Tami Roman And Snoop Dogg Teaming Up For A TV Show?
  –  February 21, 2018
“‘Forizzle’ will be Executive Produced by Snoop and his wifey Shante Broadus, Tami Roman, Jill Ramsey (Wendy Williams Productions) and Co-Executive Producers Ernest Dukes (Keyshia Cole, The Way It Is) and Danika Berry (The Cromartie’s),” wrote ...
Keyshia Cole Readies Re-Release Of Album ’11:11 Reset’
  –  February 12, 2018
Initially released last October, the set debuted at #37 on the Billboard 200 with a first week figure of 13,377 (9,420 of which were pure sales). Needless to say, these are a far cry from Cole’s glory days and weren’t reflective of the benefits ...
‘The Four’: Some Familiar Faces Return as We Head to the Finale
  –  February 2, 2018
Boyd, on the other hand, brought the fire with her performance of “Love” by Keyshia Cole. “The key changes in that song were so difficult, and you nailed every single one,” Trainor said. Boyd surprised by opting to sing against Harrison after he ...
Keyshia Cole Owes Birdman’s Mistress $100K After Lawsuit
  –  December 29, 2017
Keyshia Cole has lost the lawsuit filed against her by ex-boyfriend Birdman’s alleged mistress. The singer must now pay more than $100,000 to the woman she attacked in 2014. Sabrina Mercadel originally sought $4 million from Cole, who had been dating ...
Keyshia Cole Net Worth: Singer Must Pay $100k After Allegedly Attacking Woman
  –  December 29, 2017
After losing in court, Keyshia Cole has been ordered to pay Sabrina Mercadel over $100,000 for allegedly assaulting her in 2014, according to TMZ. While $100,000 is a lot of money, and well over the average American salary, it shouldn’t be too difficult ...
Keyshia Cole Ordered to Pay $100,000 to Woman She Assaulted in Birdman’s Condo
  –  December 28, 2017
Following an assault in 2014, Keyshia Cole's three-year-long legal drama has finally come to an end and the singer will have to fork over a large amount of money. According to a report from TMZ, Cole's lawsuit ended in a default judgement after the singer ...


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