How much is Keyshia Ka’oir worth? $10 million
How did Keyshia Ka’oir earn her money and wealth?
Keyshia Ka’oir, real name Keyshia Watson, was born on January 10, 1985, in Kingston, Jamaica. Her family, later on, shifted to Florida, US when Keyshia was 17. She had 3 brothers but unfortunately, one of them was killed.
Keyshia Ka’oir is not only a Jamaican-American model but is also an actress and a businesswoman. After shifting to Florida, she started her career as a stylist for celebs. She, later on, moved to pursue a career in modeling as well when she was casted for the role of Lisa in the mini-movie cum music video titles ‘Say Something.’ Keyshia came into the limelight after the video and went on feature in many music videos, magazine covers a well as won the title of ‘2012 XXL Magazine Model of the Year.’
In the year 2011, Keyshia, who earlier was known as Keyshia Dior, changed her name to Keyshia Ka’oir after starting her own cosmetic company named ‘Ka’Oir Cosmetics’ in the year 2011. Keyshia released a number of bright lipsticks as an exclusive range with the idea behind it being getting women of all complexions closer. Soon, the lipstick collection garnered a lot of attention of stars such as Nicole Snooki Polizzi, Trina as well as Teyana Taylor. The brand earned a lot of fame due to its fun makeup colors and also led to Keyshia earning her first million in just a year.
There was no one to stop Keyshia after this as her brand ‘Ka’Oir Cosmetics’ was a big success. The lipsticks called ‘KA’OIR Force’ as well as ‘S.T.O.P. Pool Party’ also became huge hits and soon after, Keyshia released other makeup accessories such as ‘Ka’oir gltizsticks,’ lip gloss, nail lacquers among others. Being the owner as well as CEO of her company, Keyshia decided to take her company to the next level by signing contracts with rapper/musician, Teyana Taylor, Snooki, and Trina. She also created a new pink lipstick called as ‘Survivor’ as a way to inspire women, especially the Black women, and help them gain their integrity and self-confidence in this changing world. Moreover, most of the proceeds from her earnings go to raise breast cancer awareness and to the Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.
Keyshia started dating rapper Gucci Mane after the two worked in one of the rapper’s music videos. Later in November 2016, Gucci popped the big question to Keyshia in the middle of an Atlanta Hawks game and after a year, the two later tied the knot in October 2017. Many of the Hollywood A-List celebrities attended their wedding such as Lil Yatchy, Jhena Aiko, Big Sean, ‘Diddy’ Combs, 2 Chainz and others, with the marriage being telecasted as a television event for their fans. Just around the same time, Keyshia and Gucci starred in a BET reality show called ‘The Mane Event.’
What are the highest grossing earnings of Keyshia Ka’oir?
- Annual earnings from ‘Ka’oir Cosmetics’ (2011): $1,000,000
- Profit from her businesses- ‘Ka’oir Cosmetics’ and ‘Ka’oir Fitness’ (2018): $30,000
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