Queen Latifah net worth – 50 Million bucks!Queen Latifah net worth is currently estimated at $50 million.
Dana was born in New Jersey, in a family of Native and African American ancestry, to Rita and Lancelot Owens. Her mother was a teacher in a local high school, while her father had a job at the police department. As a child Dana was particularly curious and used to spend hours going through books that most of the other kids would probably consider boring.
The name Latifah has caught her eye while reading a book of Islamic names, at the age of 8. In Arabic it means “very kind” and can be alternatively translated as “delicate”. She started developing her singing skills, which later boosted Queen Latifah net worth to tens of millions, at the age of 7 and starred in numerous high school plays, including The Wiz. Besides singing Dana loved basketball and played as a power forward on the school team.
Latifah’s career in music started with a hip-hop band Ladies Fresh, where the teenager was beat-boxing.