Michael Bivins Net Worth: How Rich is Teasha Bivins’ Rapper Husband?

Michael Bivins is an illustrious rapper, singer, producer, and songwriter. He is known for being a founding member of the R&B music groups “Bell Biv DeVoe” and “New Edition,” also known as (N.E).

Apart from his rapping, he is known for being an actor and manager, overseeing groups like Sudden Impact, Another Bad Creation, MC Brains, Boyz II Men, and 702, all signed to his Motown-distributed label, Biv 10 Records.

Michael Bivins’s Net Worth

Michael Bivins car
Michael Bivins next to his Mercedes Benz C Class

Bivins, as a versatile entertainer, amassed wealth and fame due to his performances with “Bell Biv DeVoe” and “New Edition.” He has released several hit songs with various R&B groups.

The discography documenting albums and singles released by the American R&B/pop group, New Edition, sold over 20 million records worldwide.

Aside from his successful music career, he ventured into entrepreneurship, co-founding a clothing line business called MCM (Michael and Charlie), offering stylish apparel reflecting his personal sense of fashion.

He is the CEO and founder of Sporty Rich Enterprises record label and Biv 10 Records, a joint venture with Motown Records. In addition to music, he has also explored acting. His estimated net worth is $20 million.

Profile Summary

Net Worth $20 million
Name Michael Lamont Bivins
Age55 years old
Date of Birth August 10, 1968
Place of Birth Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Rapper
Parents Father: Gerard Bivins
Mother: Shirley Bivins
SiblingsTanya Bivins
Children Michael Bivins Jr
Savannah Bivins
Shilah Bivins
Starlah Bivins
Sanaah Bivins
Height 5’6″
1.68 m
168 cm
Weight85 kg
187 lbs
Socials Instagram

Early Life

Michael Bivins, whose full name is Michael Lamont Bivins, was born on August 10, 1968, in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., to parents Gerard Bivins (father) and Shirley Bivins (mother). He has a sister named Tanya Bivins.

He grew up in Roxbury and attended Belmont High School but left during his sophomore year to begin his professional music career.

However, reports indicate he was presented with an honorary diploma from the class of 1986, donning the cap and gown at 49 years old as a father of four.


Michael Bivins established the famed music ensemble known as “Bell Biv DeVoe,” collaborating with American music veterans Ronnie DeVoe and Ricky Bell. They launched their debut album, ‘Poison,’ in 1990, rapidly soaring to No. 5 on the Billboard 200 chart.

Continuing their momentum, they released ‘Hootie Mack’ as their second album and subsequently unveiled their third studio album, ‘BBD,’ in 2001. The trio dropped another album named ‘Three Stripes’ in 2017, solidifying their position in the music industry.

Meanwhile, the musical group “New Edition” produced numerous albums, including their debut studio album, ‘Candy Girl.’ Notable among their hit albums are ‘Under the Blue Moon,’ ‘Home Again,’ ‘One Love,’ ‘Heart Break,’ ‘All for Love,’ and ‘New Edition.’

The New Edition crew
The New Edition crew

The members of New Edition are still performing together, recently completing The Culture Tour spanning 30 cities from Columbus to Miami, Florida, lasting three months from February 16 to April 10, 2022.

In addition to his music career, Michael Bivins delves into discovering, managing, and producing for other talents.

Holding the position of Artist Development Manager at Making the Band 4, he is also the founder and CEO of the US-based record label, “Sporty Rich Enterprises.”

His portfolio extends to judging roles in various TV singing competitions and an appearance in the widely-watched basketball film, ‘Crossover.’


New Edition

  • Candy Girl (1983)
  • New Edition (1984)
  • All for Love (1985)
  • Under the Blue Moon (1986)
  • Heart Break (1988)
  • Home Again (1996)
  • One Love (2004)

Bell Biv DeVoe

  • Poison (1990)
  • Hootie Mack (1993)
  • BBD (2001)
  • Three Stripes (2017)

Personal Life

Bivins is married to his long-term girlfriend, Teasha Bivins, and together, they’ve nurtured a family of five children: Michael Bivins Jr., Savannah, Shilah, Starlah, and Sanaah Bivins.

However, clear details about their wedding year and venue are not available. His love for his kids prompted him to write an article titled ‘Michael Bivins: The Difference Between Being a Father and A Daddy,’ later published on blackamericaweb.com, as per available online information.

Physical Appearance

Michael Bivins is an entertainer from America with an African heritage; he possesses dark hair and black eyes. He is 5’6″ (1.68m) tall, weighs 85kg, and has no tattoos.

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