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Angie Martinez Biography

Dibya Raj Adhikari Thu Dec, 2015
Angie Martinez

Facts of Angie Martinez

Date of Birth: 1971 , January-9
Birth Nation: United States
Name Angie Martinez
Birth Name Angela "Angie" Martinez
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Ethnicity White
Profession Radio personality
Working For WWPR-FM
Net Worth $15 million
Body Measurements 36-26-32
Weight in KG 59 KG
Married Yes
Married to Tamir "Nokio" Ruffin
Children Niko Ruffin
Divorce N/A
Education N/A
Awards Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing
Siblings La'Myia Good, Colbert Good
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Brown
Boyfriend N/A
Movies The Ridiculous 6 (2015)
TV Show Real Rob
Religion Christianity
Online Presence Twitter, Wikipedia
Father Wayne M. Spade
Mother Shirley Maldonado
Famous for Rapper
Nick Name "Chris" "Boomer"
Salary $ 1.5 Million
Face Color White
Girlfriend Felicia Day.

Quick Timeline of Angie Martinez

1971 Born in Brooklyn, New York City, New York
1987 Began working in radio program
2002 Appeared in the movie, Paper Soldiers
1996 Began her rapping career
2001 Released her first album, Up Close and Personal
2002 Released her second album, Animal House
2001 Began dating Nokio the N-Tity
2003 First child, Niko Ruffin
1998 Nominated in Grammy Awards
2002 Nominated in BET Awards

Detail Timeline of Angie Martinez

January 9 , 1971

Born in Brooklyn, New York City, New York

Born as Angela M. Martinez in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States of America to Shirley Maldonado, Angie also grew up in the same place where Jennifer Lopez was raised. She is an American and she resembles Jennifer Lopez somehow.

1987

Began working in radio program

Angie is mainly popular as a radio personality. She began her professional career in radio and that was when she was just 16 years old. Those days, she used to answer hot lines at the urban radio station WQHT.

2002

Appeared in the movie, Paper Soldiers

Besides gaining the nickname The Voice of New York with her sweet voice, she is also one of the famous actresses. Till now, she has appeared in several movies like Blood is Thicker Than Water, Paper Soldiers and Brown Sugar.

1996

Began her rapping career

After making her appearance in the radio shows for several years, one of her friend pursued her to rap in 1996 and then she sang on his album, I Got Next. This track became one of the hit in United States and she was offered to rap in their albums by several other artists too.

April 17 , 2001

Released her first album, Up Close and Personal

After gaining thousands of fan followers, she finally released her first album, Up Close and Personal in 2001. This is her debut studio album and she released this album with Warner Music Group's Elektra Records.

August 20 , 2002

Released her second album, Animal House

Her debut album was one of the hit albums of 2001 and some of the singles from this album also broke several records in United States. After that she began working on her second album and then she finally released it on 20th of August 2002 under the title, Animal House. 

2001

Began dating Nokio the N-Tity

With the start of 2000s, Martinez was seen having romantic love affairs with Nokio the N-Tity. Nokio the N-Tity is an African-American record producer, rapper and singer. However, they were unable to take this love life into married life as they called off their relationship some years later.

June 12 , 2003

First child, Niko Ruffin

She became mother for the first time in her life in 2003. She and her ex boyfriend, Nokio the N-Tity welcomed their first child together on 12th of June and that she gave birth to a baby boy and they named him Niko Ruffin. 

1998

Nominated in Grammy Awards

Grammy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the singing world and it’s an honor if anyone wins this award. She has also been nominated in this award once and that was in 1998 for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group.

2002

Nominated in BET Awards

BET Awards which is awarded by the Black Entertainment Television network is mainly awarded to the African and American descent. She has also been nominated in this award once and that was in 2002 for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist.

Content

With the start of 2000s, Martinez was seen having romantic love affairs with Nokio the N-Tity. Nokio the N-Tity is an African-American record producer, rapper and singer. From this love life they also have a son in 2003 and they named him Niko Ruffin. However, they were unable to take this love life into married life as they called off their relationship some years later.

Angie is mainly popular as a radio personality. She began her professional career in radio and that was when she was just 16 years old. Those days, she used to answer hot lines at the urban radio station WQHT. Few years later she began hosting several radio programs. One day in 1996, she was pursued to rap by her friend KRS-One and then she sang on his album, I Got Next. After gaining thousands of fan followers, she finally released her first album, Up Close and Personal in 2001. Cute and sexy Angie is said to have the net worth of $12.5 million however, the real figure about her salary is unknown.