About Fantasia Barrino
It has been reported that the overall sum of Fantasia Barrino net worth is 5 million dollars. Fantasia Barrino has earned her net worth because of her involvement into RnB music as well as because of her acting career. In 2004 she became well known in the United States, when she became a winner of the singing competition called “American Idol”. After the winning, her first single was released called “I Believe”. The song became a huge success as it landed in the top place in the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Soon after that her debut album was released, which was called “Free Yourself”. The album became a huge success as it was certified platinum. Thus the sales of it have also added up a lot of revenues to the overall size of Fantasia Barrino net worth. In 2006, because of this album Fantasia Barrino was nominated for three Grammy awards.
In 2006 as well, her second album was released, which was called “Fantasia”. From this album, one successful single was released called “When I See U”. The single became a huge success as it landed in the top of the Billboard Hot RnB songs charts and stayed in this position for eight weeks in a row. This album thus, also became a success and it was certified as gold by the RIAA. In 2008, because of her second album, Fantasia Barrino was nominated for three Grammy awards, too. The sales of this album have also added up to the total size of Fantasia Barrino net worth.
After that she turned to her career as an actress and appeared in the Broadway play called “The Color Purple”. For her appearance in it, Fantasia Barrino became a winner of the Theatre World Award in 2007.
In 2010, she came back to her career as a singer as she released her third album called “Back to Me”. From this album, one single was released called “Bittersweet”. The single placed in the top 10 of the RnB music charts. The single proved to be a success as because of it Fantasia Barrino won the Grammy award in the category of the Best Female RnB Vocal Performance.
In 2012, it was stated that the singer sold more than 1 million copies of her tracks and almost 3 million copies of her albums in the United States. Therefore, there is no doubt that such high sales have increased the total sum of Fantasia Barrino net worth.