For decades, Keri Hilson has contributed significantly to the American music industry. Born on December 5th, 1982 in Decatur, Georgia, Keri started writing music at an early age. She isalso a producer and vocalist, and has worked with many RnB and hip hop artists. Her talent caught the attention of executives in the industry that at 14, she was signed to the famous girl group, D’Signe. The record deal helped her improve her skills, but the group later disbanded.
Keri Hilson Education And Career Details
She then joined Oxford College of Emory University, Georgia, where she continued to improve her songwriting skills. This saw her writing for big names in the industry, like The Pussycat Dolls, Britney Spears, Omarion, and Mary J Blige, among others.
So far, Keri has released two studio albums whose sales went off the roof. Her first album known as ‘In a Perfect World’was ranked number four on the US Billboard 200 Chart. Besides, it was also certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. Hence, Keri is respected in the industry, and her talent is applaudable.
Keri Hilson Dating History And Marriage Details
When you are a star like Keri, it is normal for people to be interested in your love life. Keri Hilson, and her basketball player boyfriend, Serge Ibaka, began dating in 2012. They were a great couple who had many supporters. However, they broke up due to reasons well known to them, which was disappointing for many fans.
Serge Ibaka is a professional basketball player picked in the 2008 NBA draft. He is a Congolese-Spanish player whose family has a strong background in basketball. He plays for US teams, and he is very talented.
Recently, Keri was asked about the breakup, and she stated that she wants a God-fearing man who respects women. She made it clear that she wasn’t with Serge because of money or status. She also said that Serge made her break her rule of not dating public figures because she thought she found someone different.
She continued by saying she won’t put her future relationships in the public eye because it opens a door for opinions. According to Keri, the public used to attack her relationship, which she took personally, and thus she will protect her future relationships from that. Serge hasn’t spoken much about the breakup.
Despite this, Keri has not stopped working on her music career. She wants to keep releasing songs to maintain her position in the industry.