Babyface Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Babyface Quick Info
Height 5 ft 9 in
Weight 84 kg
Date of Birth April 10, 1959
Zodiac Sign Aries
Eye Color Dark Brown

Babyface is a multiple award-winning American singer, songwriter, record producer, record executive, and film producer who had won 11 Grammy Award until early 2020. Besides that, he also earned recognition for writing and producing music for many prominently known music artists including Ariana Grande, Bobby Brown, Paula Abdul, Eric Clapton, Whitney Houston, Bruno Mars, and Kelly Clarkson.

Born Name

Kenneth Brian Edmonds

Nick Name

Babyface, Face, Y Corp

Babyface as seen in a picture taken at a ceremony for David Foster to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on May 31, 2013
Babyface as seen in a picture taken at a ceremony for David Foster to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on May 31, 2013 (Angela George / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Sun Sign

Aries

Born Place

Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Residence

Beverly Hills, California, United States

Nationality

American

Education

Babyface studied at North Central High School in Indianapolis. In 2018, Indiana University Bloomington presented him with an Honorary Doctorate degree.

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Record Executive, Film Producer

Family

  • Father – Marvin Dallas Edmonds, Sr.
  • Mother – Barbara Jean O’Bannon
  • Siblings – Melvin Edmonds (Brother) (Singer), Kevon Edmonds (Older Brother) (Singer, Actor), He has 3 more siblings.
  • Others – Ben Douglas Edwards (Paternal Grandfather), Getsy Lee Vance (Paternal Grandmother), Herbert O’Bannon (Maternal Grandfather), Lucille Hackley (Maternal Grandmother)

Manager

Babyface is represented by Full Stop Management, LLC.

Genre

R&B, New Jack Swing, Soul

Instruments

Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Mandolin

Labels

Soda Pop Records

He has also released his music with various record labels including Chi-Sound Records, LaFace RecordsMercury Records, Motown Records, and Epic Records.

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 9 in or 175 cm

Weight

84 kg or 185 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Babyface’s name has been linked with –

  1. Lynelle Edmonds (1979-1991)
  2. Denise – They were married in the past.
  3. Tracey Edmonds (1990-2005) – Tracey Edmonds married Babyface on September 5, 1992. However, they legally parted ways in October 2005. The couple has 2 sons named Brandon Edmonds and Dylan Edmonds.
  4. Nicole Pantenburg – The couple got married on May 17, 2014. Also, they have a daughter named Peyton Nicole Pantenburg (b. 2008).
Babyface as seen in a picture taken with fellow music artists Usher and Wiz Khalifa in January 2020
Babyface as seen in a picture taken with fellow music artists Usher and Wiz Khalifa in January 2020 (Kenny Edmonds / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Black

He is of African-American ancestry.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Short afro-hairstyle
  • Sports a clean shave
Babyface as seen in a picture taken in Tokyo in October 2019
Babyface as seen in a picture taken in Tokyo in October 2019 (Kenny Edmonds / Instagram)

Babyface Facts

  1. His mother was a designated production manager at a pharmaceutical organization.
  2. He was the 5th of 6 children born to Barbara and Marvin Edmonds.
  3. Babyface was said to be a timid fellow during his younger days and in order to let out his emotions, he got into the habit of writing songs.
  4. Sadly, he lost his father Marvin who was diagnosed with lung cancer in the past. Babyface was in grade 8 at the time.
  5. His determination to build a career in music started after seeing his mother bringing up 6 children all by herself.
  6. It was a well-known singer, songwriter, and musician Bootsy Collins who gave him the name “Babyface”.
  7. In 2009, Babyface founded his label titled Soda Pop Records.
  8. On October 10, 2013, he was given the 2,508th star of the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
  9. His collaborative studio album titled Love, Marriage & Divorce with singer and songwriter Toni Braxton was released on February 4, 2014. In 2015, it won the Grammy Award for “Best R&B Album”.

Featured Image By Kenny Edmonds / Instagram

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