Eric Benét

Born Oct 15, 1970

Eric Benét, is an American singer. His duet with Tamia, "Spend My Life With You" was a number one song for three weeks on the US Billboard R&B chart and was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2000.

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1966 Birth Born on October 15, 1966.


1992 25 Years Old Benét, his sister Lisa, and his cousin George Nash Jr. formed a band called Benét and released a self-titled album in 1992, and it went on to sell over 100,000 copies. … Read More
1996 29 Years Old 1 More Event
Records, releasing his debut solo album, True to Myself in 1996. … Read More


1997 30 Years Old In between albums, Eric collaborated with his then-labelmates Somethin' for the People on their 1997 album This Time It's Personal singing leads on the single "Act Like You Want It".
1999 32 Years Old His next album, A Day in the Life, was released in 1999. … Read More
2000 33 Years Old The song rose to #1 on the US Billboard R&B charts (for 3 weeks), was certified gold, and nominated for a 2000 Grammy Award for "Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group". … Read More
2001 34 Years Old 1 More Event
He married actress Halle Berry in January 2001, but by early October 2003 they had separated, with the divorce finalized in January 2005.
2005 38 Years Old Thus Hurricane became his third (released) studio album on June 21, 2005 in the US. "I Wanna Be Loved" was the song that received the most airplay. … Read More


2008 41 Years Old His fourth album Love & Life was released on September 9, 2008. … Read More
2011 44 Years Old 1 More Event
On July 31, 2011, he married Prince's ex-wife, Manuela Testolini, who gave birth to their first child, a girl named Lucia Bella, on December 21, 2011.
2014 47 Years Old 1 More Event
In April 2014, Benet signed R&B singer-songwriter Calvin Richardson and Goapele to his imprint along with BMG/Primary Wave Music to release their upcoming albums in the US.
2016 49 Years Old In April 2016, he announced a new single "Sunshine" set to premiere on May 13, ahead of his eighth studio album due in the fall. … Read More
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