Sade Adu Net Worth 2019, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Awards and Instagram
Sade Adu Net Worth 2019 – Sade Adu got both millennials and the generation before echoing melodious rhythms from her mindblowing tracks of Jazz, RnB, and soul. She is a British singer and songwriter who heads the popular English band ‘Sade’.
A Nigerian by birth, Sade was born Helen Folashade Adu to her parents in Oyo State of Nigeria where her Nigerian father Adebisi Adu hails from. Her mother Anne Hayes was of English origins.
When she was only four, her parents got divorced and Anne took Sade alongside her brother Banji, to England. She attended Clacton County High School before moving to London to study fashion design at Saint Martin’s School of Art.
Sade who was always inclined to music became a backup singer for a British band, Pride, besides her fashion design work.
She soon began doing her own solo gigs whilst under the Pride band and started to draw lots of attention. One of her remarkable solo performances with the band was Smooth Operator which drew attention from music stakeholders.
Sade who had become very popular, split from Pride alongside the band’s guitarist Stuart Mathewman, Andrew Hale and other instrumentalists, to form Sade.
After her first show in the US, Sade bagged a record deal with Epic Records in1983. The following year, she released her first album ‘Diamond Life’ which was a massive hit; it topped various album charts nationally and internationally.
The band’s second album, ‘Promise’ was released in 1985 and like the debut, it did well commercially.