Ben Tankard net worth: Ben Tankard is an American former skilled basketball participant and gospel musician who has a net worth of $5 million . Ben Tankard was born in Daytona Beach, Florida on January 24, 1964. He is most well-known at present for being a former skilled basketball participant and present gospel musician/pastor. Ben started taking part in skilled basketball in Canada after dropping out of faculty following his freshman yr of faculty. His abilities in Canada have been adequate to earn Ben an invite to attend an NBA camp. Unfortunately, he was injured whereas at NBA camp and minimize from the workforce. Without skipping a beat, Ben instantly shifted his focus to producing, writing, and performing gospel music. The choice to deal with a music profession proved to be an excellent one and at present Ben Tankard is typically known as the Quincy Jones of gospel music. Since bursting onto the scene within the early 90s, he has racked up a lot of main music awards and nominations. He has launched a gradual string of best-selling solo albums and albums for different artists. He has received twelve Stellar Awards, and has additionally obtained three Grammy nominations, and eight Dove Award nominations. He is the best-selling gospel jazz instrumentalist on the earth, and has produced and written tracks for quite a few different artists, together with Yolanda Adams, Take 6, Kelly Price, and Gerald Albright, amongst many others. Ben has launched 15 gold albums and 6 platinum albums throughout his profession. He additionally performs over 100 concert events and private appearances yearly. Ben and his spouse Jewel Tankard just lately turned the topics of a Bravo actuality sequence titled “Thicker Than Water”. The exhibits chronicles the lives of Ben, Jewel, their 5 kids and one grand-child. Ben is the pastor of a a church known as The Destiny Center which is situated in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.