Timbaland
Timbaland

Timbaland is an influential music performer and producer who has greatly contributed to the success of a number of recording artists in the twenty-first century. He is a rapper, a singer, a DJ, and a songwriter. His official names are Timothy Z. Mosley and well known for his genre of music, which is Hip hop R&B and Pop. Timbaland is also known by other names such as DJ Timmy, DJ Timmy Tim, and or Timar. His career journey had seen him succeed and realize his dreams early.

Quick Bibliography

Timbaland was born on 10th March 1971 in Norfolk, Virginia. At the age of 19, he started learning how to use studio equipment through the guidance and direction of Devante Swing. It is Devante’s mispronunciation of ‘Timberland’ that resulted in the ‘Timbaland’ name.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Timothy Zachary Mosley
Age: 49 years old
Birth Date: 10th March 1971
Birth Place: Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America
Nationality: American
Religion: Christian
Parents: Latrice Mosley (mother), and Garland Mosley (father)
Spouse: Monique Idlett (m. 2008)
Children: Reign Mosley, Frankie Mosley, Demetrius Mosley
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Weight: 75 kg
Profession: American musician, record producer, rapper, singer, songwriter, and DJ
Net Worth in 2020: $100 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Timbaland is 49 years old. He is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weight 75 kg. He has a short shaved hairstyle, arched eyebrows, and a French beard. As of now, his body measurements are not known.

Education, School/College University

Timbaland attended Salem High School in Virginia Beach. While in high school, he met Magoo, his music partner. After graduating from high school, he devoted all his time to his music career. He, therefore, did not go to college.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Timbaland was born to Latrice Mosley (mother), and Garland Mosley (father). Latrice ran a shelter for the homeless while Garland was an Amtrak employee. Timbaland has two siblings, and a younger brother called Sebastian Mosley and a sister by the name Courtney Rashon.

In terms of nationality and ethnicity, he is a black American. He has African- American ancestry. He believes in Christianity.

Married, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children

Timbaland With Wife Monique Idlett
Timbaland With Wife Monique Idlett

Timbaland is not married. This is after he ended his union with his ex-wife Monique Idlett in 2013 after five years of marriage.

Timbaland has a 9yr old daughter (Reign Mosley) who he had with his ex-wife Monique. From her recent interviews, it looks like Reign inherited her father’s musical instincts.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): married
When did he get married? (married date): 10th June 2008
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is Timothy Zachary Mosley Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Monique Idlett (m. 2008)
Kids: Reign Mosley, Frankie Mosley, Demetrius Mosley

Professional Life and Career

The first opportunity that Timbaland had to display his production skills were on Aaliyah’s ‘One in a Million.’ After this release, Timbaland signed with the Background Records as both a part of a duo rap and as a solo act. In 1997, Timbaland and his rap partner Magoo put out their first album that had the hit song ‘Ups Jumps da Boogie.’ This album was able to hit the platinum sales status.

In the late 1990s, Timbaland had established a signature sound that made him one of the most admired and imitated blues and hip-hop producer. He used original bears to create rhythms that complimented the quiet rapping sounds.  Over the years, Timbaland has grown to become one of the best musicians in the world, with the influence that extends beyond the United States and crosses the international waters.

Awards and nominations

Timbaland has grown to become one of the most successful rappers and producers in the world. In addition to becoming a platinum-selling artist, he has earned countless music awards. These awards include 4 Grammys awards for the best dance recording among the other 18 nominations. He has also won 4 Teen Choice Awards and a People’s Choice Award.

Timbaland’s net worth, income, and salary in 2020

Timbaland Net Worth
Timbaland Net Worth

As of 2020, Timbaland’s net worth is said to be around $100 million. The artist has garnered this wealth not only through his solos but also by producing hit singles for other musicians such as Cry Me A River by Justin Timberlake.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

In January 2007, Timbaland was accused of plagiarizing the work of Suni. This controversy attracted the attention of Rolling Stone and MTV websites and the Finnish news portal, which all published articles on the same.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

He has 4.7 million likes on Facebook, 55.8 million followers on Instagram, and 1.57 million followers on Twitter. He would create large traffic, especially when advertising calling for a show or any promotional work.

Timbaland’s story shows the great potential that lies in exploring talents. The celebrated rapper and singer has made so much from his music talent and is now ‘eating life with a big spoon.’ Lumps in a career do not lack. In his early 30s, he became an addict of drugs that almost killed him. He took most the time to recover, and eventually, he came through and eventually became a changed man.

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