Musiq Soulchild
Musiq Soulchild
Real Name/Full Name Taalib Johnson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Musiq Soulchild
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 16th September 1977
Age/How Old: 46 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres –167 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
Weight: In Kilograms – 71 Kg
In Pounds –156.5 lbs
Eye Color: N/A
Hair Color: N/A
Parents Name: Father –N/A
Mother –N/A
Siblings: Christopher Lowery and Wesley Lowery
School: N/A
College: N/A
Religion: Muslim
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: Zac Johnson
Profession: Actor, composer, record producer, singer-songwriter
Net Worth: $10 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Musiq or in other words, Musiq Soulchild is an American songwriter and singer. Aside from his professional name, his formal name is Taalib Johnson. Taalib seems to be an exposed man who does a lot aside from sing and songwriting. Some of the things he has specialized in is record producing, being a composer and as well as acting. Taalib was born on 16th on September 1977 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Well, how well do you know about Musiq Soulchild? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Musiq Soulchild’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Musiq Soulchild to date.

Biography and Early Life

A lot of information is not known about his early life. However, we have a bit of information that we would be proud to share. Taalib famously recognized by his stage name was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States on the month of September 16th, 1977.

Though we do not know his parents’ names as well as the names of his siblings. It is also known that Taalib was born in a strict Muslim household. Together with his two siblings they’ve grown up to follow and value religious rules taught by their parents. Taalib showed interest in profession career as a singer at a very young age and hence built a good reputation for his love of music.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Musiq Soulchild in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Musiq Soulchild’s age is 46 years old as of today’s date 17th June 2024 having been born on 16 September 1977. Though, he is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 167 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 156.5 lbs in Pound and 71kg in Kilograms.


Taalib’s love for music made him make very crucial decisions like dropping out of school to pursue his career. He is therefore a High School dropout who decides to follow his dreams. Even with Taalib still turned to be whatever he inspired to be from his young age which makes it more interesting and satisfying. He got inspired by certain icons in the music industry such as Stevie Wonder Marvin Gaye and many more. Fortunately we can say Taalib turned out to be something big despite dropping out of school.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Apart from his professional life, we can dive a bit deeper into his personal life. Although Taalib seems to be a bit confidential when it comes to issues about his love life. However, we can still account for it a bit. Taalib was in a relationship for some years with the ex-girlfriend by the name Ashley. Unfortunately they broke up and the reasons behind the breakup is not known. To spice things up a bit, Ashley and Taalib welcomed their first child, a baby girl by the name Zac Johnson.

Is Musiq Soulchild Gay?

Referring to all the information known it safe to say that he is straight. We can prove that by saying that he has been in a relationship with his ex-girlfriend Ashley, and they have recently welcomed their new baby. Taalib is therefore straight.

Professional Career

Taalib has shown his love for music from a very young age which is pretty impressive. It all began when he created a reputation for the passion he had for music. He drew his inspirations from some few icons like Marvin Gaye, Stevie and more, to mention just but a few. Taalib is a High School dropout, and he decided to do this in order to concentrate on his music career, which has turned to be good for him.

According to research his music blends in with the RnB, blues, and jazz funk and as well as gospel that fused with hip hop. Taalib has been releasing albums every now and then which makes it evident that he has been doing great as far as his career is concerned. Taalib started from very far such as singing to strangers on the streets and that is where he got his name Musiq then he later on decided to add Soulchild.


Taalib may have not received as many awards as expected, but he has been winning and achieving a lot as far as his music career is concerned. He has worked with very many artists and with that, it has led to a lot of exposure advantaging his music career. However, in the year 2002 in the ASCAP awards, Taalib was nominated to be the best R&B male artist. In the BET awards he won to be the best R&B male artist. This means that his efforts are being appreciated and very soon he is going to be a household name in the music world.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Musiq Soulchild in 2024

Musiq Soulchild Net Worth
Musiq Soulchild Net Worth

According to the information given it is clear that Taalib has been earning a lot from his music career. Relating to the fact that he began his career at a very young age his net wort must be fairly impressive. As of 2024, Soulchild has a net worth of $10 million. That is an impressive figure, and we can safely say that Taalib is living a comfortable life. It is however not that actual but rather an estimated net worth.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Taalib has another child with a singer by the name Kameelah Williams
  • At a very young age or rather when he was a child, Taalib developed a lazy eye from an accident as he was being fed by his uncle.
  • Taalib has received 13 Grammy nominations

Taalib has been winning and that is through the hard work and persistence he has put in his music career. He serves as a good example to very many young people or any person that would want to venture in the music industry.


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