Name: Teyana Taylor
Born: December 10, 1990
Occupation: Musician and designer
Teyana Taylor was born in New York City, New York on December 10, 1990. She is the daughter of Nikki Taylor, a manager, and she has two half siblings.
Teyana has been involved in the music industry since she was a child. Since the age of nine, Teyana has competed in a wide array of talent competitions, such as the Apollo Theater National All-Stars talent search. Although she was never victorious in these affairs, Teyana still became a successful musician anyway.
She is currently married to NBA star Iman Shumpert and the couple has one child, Iman Junie Tayla Shumbert Jr. Prior to her relationship with Shumpert, Tayla has reportedly dated Drake, Soulja Boy, Brandon Jennings and Colin Kaepernick.
In 2006, Teyana was the choreographer for Beyonce’s “Ring the Alarm.” A year later, she earned a deal with Pharrell Williams Star Trak Entertainment, an American recording artist and record producer. Although she appeared on MTV’s hit reality series “My Super Sweet Sixteen,” she rose to fame for her commercial debut hit single “Google Me,” which was a part of her album “From a Planet Called Harlem.”
After attaining modest success in music, she delved into acting, appearing in such films and television shows like “Stomp the Yard,” “Stomp the Yard: Homecoming,” “House of Glam,” “Madea’s Big Happy Family” and “The Breaks.”
During this time, she still excelled in her music career, releasing hit titles, like “Christmas in Harlem.” Teyana eventually signed with GOOD Music, a label managed by Kanye West. In addition to recording her own music, she provided the vocals for a wide variety of artists, including West, R. Kelly, John Legend, Chris Brown and Malik Yusef. She has also been featured in the music videos, showcasing her dancing talents.
Over the years, Teyana has gotten involved in other ventures. In 2013, Teyana partnered with Adidas to design and release two sneakers – she as continued her collaboration with Adidas, designing and releasing other sneakers.
We estimate that Teyana Taylor’s net worth is $500,000 (2017).
So how much is $500,000 really?
$500,000 can purchase your own high-quality music recording technology. $500,000 can also produce your own music video.