Karen Clark Sheard Net Worth and Salary
Karen Clark Sheard is an esteemed gospel singer-songwriter and businesswoman. She has released several albums and received multiple awards and honors. Due to her contributions in the gospel music scene and work with prominent artists such as Amy Grant and others, Karen Clark Sheard has amassed an enormous fan following. Additionally, her generosity as both philanthropist and actress makes her invaluable. It is therefore crucial that we know more about her net worth and salary.
American gospel musician Kierra Sheard boasts a net worth of $10 Million due to her success as both an artist and an entrepreneur. Her earnings primarily come from music performance and entrepreneurial ventures; Sheard is well known in her denomination of COGIC as an active figure, having collaborated with such notable artists as Faith Evans, Mary J Blige, and Chaka Khan among many others.
Clark Sheard was born November 15, 1960 in Detroit, Michigan to Reverend Elbert Clark and Mattie Moss Clark and raised in a musical family; her elder sisters Jacky, Denise, and Elbernita Twinkie (Clark Sisters). At an early age Sheard began singing with them for church services; eventually becoming part of Clark Sisters herself in 1997 before going solo and releasing her critically-acclaimed solo debut album Finally Karen with hit single ‘Balm in Gilead’ which catapulted her to national prominence.
In 2001, Sheard underwent bariatric surgery to lose weight, however the procedure did not go according to plan and resulted in a blood clot near her heart. Doctors advised emergency surgery as their best hope; she miraculously survived this event thanks to prayer from both husband and family.
Clark Sheard is currently married to Bishop J. Drew Sheard, senior pastor of Greater Emmanuel Institutional Church of God in Christ in Detroit. The couple has two children together – Kierra is an established contemporary gospel singer. Over his thirty-plus years in entertainment, Sheard has amassed a substantial fortune.
Sheard lives in Detroit, Michigan and enjoys spending time with her family. She loves travel and has explored various countries all over the world. Additionally, Sheard stays active on social media by regularly updating fans about herself. Sheard has long been a passionate lover of canines, posting many photos of them online. Additionally, she boasts an impressive wardrobe as well as running the successful Karew Records business she launched back in 2009. Sheard has made significant earnings through her company. Not only has it helped her make significant profits in music and entrepreneurship ventures, but has also appeared on television programs and been an active humanitarian. We will update this section as soon as more details regarding real estate or cars become available to us.