Naturi Naughton Biography

Updated On Jun 02, 2019 Published On Aug 25, 2015
Facts of Naturi Naughton
Date of Birth: 1984 , May-20
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet
Name Naturi Naughton
Birth Name Naturi Cora Maria Naughton
Father Ezra Naughton
Mother Brenda Naughton
Nationality American
Birth Place/City East Orange, New Jersey
Ethnicity Black Ethnicity
Profession Singer-songwriter, rapper, and actress
Eye Color Brown Dark
Hair Color Black
Face Color Black
Weight in KG 51 kg
Famous for Actress
Education Seton Hall University
Awards Rising Star Award(2011)
Online Presence Facebook,Wikipedia,Twitter,instagram
Music Group 3LW
Movies Four to the Floor
TV Show Hairspray
Sisters Kiely
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Naturi Cora Maria Naughton who is professionally known as Naturi Naughton is a famous American singer, songwriter, and actress. She is famous for appearing in Step Sisters, Mad Men, Power, The Client List, and many others.

Naturi Naughton's Early Life And Education

Naturi Naughton was born Naturi Cora Maria Naughton on May 20, 1984, and is 34 years old as of early 2019. She was born in East Orange, New Jersey to mother Brenda, a part-time paralegal, and father Ezra Naughton, a retired accountant. 

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Naturi was enrolled at St. Joseph's Catholic School and later she attended Immaculate Conception High School in Montclair, New Jersey. She is of American nationality and belongs to the black ethnicity.

Naturi Naughton's Career

When Naturi was only 15 years old, in 1999, she joined Adrienne Bailon and Kiely Williams to form their own group 3LW. They released their first single, No More (Baby I'ma Do Right), in the fall of 2000.

No More was a huge success, and it was followed by the second single, Playas Gon' Play in early 2001. The group's debut album, 3LW, was released on December 5, 2000. The album went platinum, selling 1.3 million copies in the U.S.

In 2001, the group went on the MTV TRL tour. They toured along with Destiny's Child, Dream, Nelly, Eve, and Jessica Simpson.

She is formerly one-third of the R&B trio 3LW and is famous for her roles in Fame, Notorious, and The Playboy Club.

Naturi began her acting career in 2001 appearing in the role of Ria in the television series, Taina. She has appeared in numerous movies and television series like Queen of the South, Let's Stay Together,  Mad Men, The Nick Cannon Show, Lottery Ticket, Notorious, and many others.

Naturi Naughton's Personal Life

Naturi is quite secretive when it comes to her personal life including her dating life and relationships. However, she is currently dating Benjamin who is not from the entertainment industry.

She is also the mother of a child, daughter Zuri born on 19th July 2017. 

Naturi and Benjamin are going strong but has not disclosed anything about tying the knot or even being engaged. Previously, she was reported to be dating Jamal Woolard and Boog in her past days.

Naturi Naughton's Net Worth

As of early 2019, Naturi Naughton's net worth is reported to be around $800 thousand that she might have earned from her acting and singing career. Besides this, concerts, albums sales, endorsements, and advertisements might have helped her to build up such a high figure of net worth. 

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Born in East Orange, New Jersey

May 20 , 1984

She was from a middle class family. She was born in East Orange, New Jersey to Brenda, a part-time paralegal, and Ezra Naughton, a retired accountant. She was also raised there. Her birth name was Naturi Cora Maria Naughton.

Formed their own group, 3LW

1999

When she was 15, in 1999, Naughton joined Adrienne Bailon and Kiely Williams to form their own group 3LW. They released their first single, "No More (Baby I'ma Do Right)", in the fall of 2000. "No More" was a huge success and it was followed by the second single, "Playas Gon' Play" in early 2001.

 

Released their first single

2000

After forming their own music group in 1999, they released their first single, "No More (Baby I'ma Do Right)", in the fall of 2000. "No More" was a huge success and it was followed by the second single, "Playas Gon' Play" in early 2001.

 

Released their debut album

December 5 , 2000

 The group's debut album, 3LW, was released on December 5, 2000. The album went platinum, selling 1.3 million copies in the U.S. In 2001, the group went on the MTV TRL tour. They toured along with Destiny's Child, Dream, Nelly, Eve, and Jessica Simpson.

Released her solo tracks

August 25 , 2009

After her musical band was disbanded, she then began her solo career. She recorded five tracks for the Fame soundtrack which was released on August 25, 2009. In the next month, she scored her first solo chart entry ever with her cover of Fame peaking at No. 33 on the UK Singles Chart and it also reached the Top 20 in Finland, Portugal and Norway.

 

Began her acting career

2005

Naughton is also an actress. From 2005 to 2008, she played her role in the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Hairspray as Little Inez. In March 2008, she portrayed Grammy Award-winning rap artist Lil' Kim in Notorious, a biopic film about The Notorious B.I.G.

 

Won American Black Film Festival

2011

Naturi has been nominated in various prestigious awards throughout her life. In 2011, she won American Black Film Festival. In 2010, she was also nominated in Online Film & Television Association for Best Music, Adapted Song.

 

Net Worth

2019

As of early 2019, Naturi Naughton's net worth is reported to be around $800 thousand.