Who is Boney James? Wiki, Biography, Age, Spouse, Net Worth

Boney James Wiki – Boney James Biography

Boney James is a well-known celebrity from United States of America. So let’s check out Boney James’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details. Boney James was born in the Lowell, Massachusetts in 1962.

BirthName, Nickname, and Profession

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Real Name Boney James
Nickname Boney
Profession Musician

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Age, Birthdate, Religion, and BirthPlace

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This section will get Boney’s age, birthday, religion, hometown, food habits, and birthplace details.

Age (2021) 60 Years
Birthplace Lowell
Date Of Birth 1 September 1961
Sunsign Virgo
Hometown Lowell
Food Habits Not Available
Nationality American

Boney James was born on 1 September 1961 in Lowell. Boney age is 60 years as of in 2021 and his birthplace is Lowell.
Currently, He is living in Lowell, and working as Musician.
By nationality, He is American, and currently, his food habit is mix vegetarian & non-vegetarian.
He also worships all the Gods and goddesses and also celebrates all the festivals.
His hobby is acting. He loves doing acting in movies and shows.

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Height, Weight, And Body Measurements

Boney’s height is Not Available tall and he looks tall when standing with his friends. Though he is a little tall as compared to his friends still he manages to maintain his weight.
His weight is around Not Available and he always exercises to maintain that. He loves to do exercises regularly and also tells others to do that.
According to Boney, you must have to do exercise regularly to stay fit. his body measurements are not available currently, but we will update them very soon.

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Weight Not Available
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Boney James Spouse, Wife, , Personal Life

Parent Not Available
Father Not Available
Mother Not Available
Brother Not Available
Sister Not Available
Marital Status Married
Wife Lily Mariye
Girlfriend Update Soon
Children 2

Boney’s father’s name is Not Available. We have no more Information about Boney Father; we will try to collect information and update soon.
Boney’s mother’s name is Not Available. We have no more Information about Boney Father; we will try to collect information and update soon.
Also, we have no idea about his brother and sister, and we don’t know their names either.
But we are trying hard to collect all the information about Boney and will update you soon.
his Girlfriend’s name is Not Available. They are in relation from previous few years of strong relationship. We have no information about Boney’s Girlfriend.
But we are sure that Boney is Married and his Wife’s name is Lily Mariye. Now, his relationship is perfect. We have no more information about his Wife.
Also, we have no information about his son and daughter. We can’t say their name. If you know some information, please comment below.

Boney James Net Worth

The Boney James Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.

Monthly Income/Salary (approx.) $80K – $85k USD
Net Worth (approx.) $4 million- $6 million USD

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Fast Facts You Need To Know

2017

2017 saw the release of Honestly, his 16th album. The record became James’ eleventh No. 1 on the Billboard Jazz Albums Chart and also reached No. 22 on the Billboard Current Albums Chart, his highest pop chart debut to date.

2015

In 2015, he released futuresoul which spent eleven weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Contemporary Jazz Chart. futuresoul was the bestselling Contemporary Jazz Record of 2015. In August 2015, James made his first appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

2014

In 2014, James produced two songs on Al Jarreau’s George Duke tribute album My Old Friend, “No Rhyme No Reason” (feat. Kelly Price) and “Bring Me Joy” (feat. George Duke).

2012

Boney James is married to actress and director Lily Mariye. In 2012 he contributed an original score to her feature film directorial debut, Model Minority.

2010

On May 15, 2010, James was involved in a car crash coming home from a performance when he was rear ended by a drunk driver. James suffered a fractured jaw, two shattered teeth and facial lacerations. He was sidelined for two months.

2001

Boney James is a four-time Grammy Award nominee (Best Pop Instrumental Album, 2001, 2004, 2014 and Best Traditional R&B Performance, 2009) and a Soul Train Award winner (Best Jazz Album 1998). He has also been honored with two NAACP Image Award nominations for Best Jazz Album. James has sold over three million albums, and has accumulated four RIAA Certified Gold Records. In 2009, Billboard magazine named James one of the Top 3 Billboard Contemporary Jazz Artists of the Decade.

2000

In 2000 he collaborated with trumpeter Rick Braun on an album called Shake it Up. Their duets include the now classic updated version of Hugh Masakela’s “Grazin’ in the Grass”. Other artists who have made guest appearances on Boney’s records include Raheem DeVaughn, Faith Evans, George Benson, George Duke, Dwele, Al Jarreau, Philip Bailey, Anthony Hamilton, Jaheim, Eric Benét, Dave Hollister and Angie Stone.

1997

James began co-producing his records with Brown in 1997, and assumed the role of sole producer starting with his Grammy-nominated Pure album in 2003. Following a string of chart-topping albums, in 2006 James moved to Concord Records and released Shine which posted his career highest Billboard Pop Chart position to that date (No. 44 on the Top 200). His 2009 album, Send One Your Love earned him a Grammy nomination for Best Traditional R&B Performance. James’ 2013 album The Beat received a Grammy nomination for Best Pop Instrumental Album.

1990

In the early 1990s while on tour with Bobby Caldwell’s band James met engineer and producer Paul Brown, beginning a 10-year period of collaboration. In 1992 Boney released his debut album as a leader, Trust, on the independent record label Spindletop Records. Following the record’s success, James was signed by the Warner Brothers label in 1994. He released the RIAA Certified Gold Records, Seduction, Sweet Thing and Body Language on Warner Brothers.

1985

Boney James took up the clarinet at the age of eight, switching to sax when he was ten. Boney spent his early teen years in New Rochelle, New York and became musically influenced by the R&B Motown genre and saxophonist Grover Washington, Jr.. When James was fourteen his family moved to Los Angeles, where he joined a fusion band that opened for acts like Flora Purim and the Yellowjackets. Another member of this early band was John Shanks, now a successful pop producer. James eventually received a degree in History from UCLA, but began playing music full-time after graduation. James learned to play keyboards and in 1985 he joined Morris Day’s band. His R&B influence was further strengthened by seven years of touring and sessions as a sideman with Day, the Isley Brothers, Bobby Caldwell, Randy Crawford, Teena Marie and others. It was on the road with Crawford in 1986 that he earned his now-famous moniker, when his physique led a bandmate to joke “We’ll have to start calling you Boney James!”.