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Teyana Taylor Basic Information
|Stage Name:||Teyana Taylor|
|Real Name:||Teyana Me Shay Jacqueli Taylor|
|Occupation:||Actress, Singer, Dancer, Model, Choreographer|
|Date Of Birth/Age:||December 10, 1990 (33) Years Old|
|Place of Birth:||New York City, U.S.|
Teyana Taylor Biography
Teyana MeShay Jacqueli Shumpert (née Taylor), an American singer, actor, dancer, and choreographer, was born on December 10, 1990. She inked a record deal with the Star Trak Entertainment brand in 2005. She joined to Kanye West’s GOOD Music label through Def Jam after requesting to be freed from her recording contract with Star Trak.
She had an appearance on the GOOD Music compilation album Cruel Summer (2012), which peaked at number two on the Billboard 200 chart. Taylor first released her studio album VII in 2014; it was followed by K.T.S.E. (2018) and The Album (2020), the latter of which peaked at number 10 on the Billboard 200.
Teyana Taylor was born in Harlem, New York City, to Nikki Taylor and Tito Smith. She is of African and Trinidadian ancestry. Taylor is the sole child of her mother.
Taylor is the sole child of her mother, although her father has two sons and another daughter from a previous relationship.
Taylor and Shumpert’s first child, Iman “Junie” Tayla Shumpert Jr., was born one month early on December 16, 2015. Her unexpected arrival meant that her father had to deliver the baby girl himself.
Rue Rose Shumpert, Taylor and Shumpert’s younger daughter, was born on September 6, 2020. Rue, like her big sister, was born early in the family bathroom, only one day after Taylor’s baby shower.
Taylor revealed on The Wendy Williams Show on September 20, 2016, that she and Shumpert had “maybe” married secretly, however the couple did not marry until October 1, 2016, roughly two weeks after the interview. The pair announced their divorce on September 17, 2023.
Iman Asante Shumpert, born June 26, 1990, is a former professional basketball player from the United States. Shumpert was chosen 17th overall by the New York Knicks in the 2011 NBA Draft. In 2016, he won an NBA championship with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Earnthenecklace.com estimates Taylor’s net worth to be around $5 million. This is due to her work in a variety of industries, including music, movies, fashion, modeling, and most recently, her reality TV program “Teyana & Iman,” which documents her life with her husband and their daughters.
Inside Teyana Taylor’s massive $991K car collection include a Rolls-Royce Dawn, a $340k Rolls-Royce Ghost, a $20k Slingshot S, a $30k Jeep Wrangler, a $160k Bentley Bentayga, and a $88k Porsche Panamera.
NBA player Iman Shumpert and his singer-songwriter wife Teyana Taylor have listed their home for $4 million and are looking for a buyer. The 5-bedroom, 6-bathroom mansion in Studio City, California, comes complete with the typical pool, movie theater, and even a waterfall.
It’s not the first time Iman and Teyana have attempted to unload the house. The pair purchased the house in 2018 for just under $3 million, offered it for rent, and then attempted to sell it two years later for $3.695 million. They removed it from the market and just relisted it.
Movies & TV Shows
As an actress, Taylor has appeared in the VH1 television series The Breaks, Lee Daniels’ Star, and the Amazon Prime film Coming 2 America. Taylor played Sabrina in Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Big Happy Family in 2011. She also appeared in the VH1 reality show Teyana and Iman alongside her husband, basketball player Iman Shumpert.