Teairra Mari Biography

Updated On Jul 25, 2019 Published On Feb 15, 2017
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Date of Birth: 1987 , December-2
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 2 Inch
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Born on December 2, 1987, Teairra Mari is a famous American singer-songwriter, model, dancer, and actress.

Early Life, Education

She was born as Teairra Mari Thompson to her American parents in Detroit, Michigan, United States. She came to fame after she released her debut music album, “Teairra Mari”.

She was inspired to sing at her young age as her grandmother sang back for Aretha Franklin. She belongs to mixed ethnicity and her nationality is American.

Personal Life: Love Affairs, Boyfriends

Talking about her personal life she has dated many guys in her life. At first, she dated Pleasure P Copper in 2007 and separated with him in 2009.

And then she dated Laz Alonso in 2009 and in the same year she dates Shad Moss famous as Bow Wow and separated with them in 2010. She dated her ex-boyfriend Ray J from 2006 to 2014 for about 8 years.

After then she dated famous pop star Lil’ Wayne from 2008-2011 for about 3 years. She has not married yet and currently, she is single by her status.

Net Worth

Teairra Mari has been successful in her professional career. She has been able to earn well from her musical and acting career. Her current net worth was estimated to be around $1 million.

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Born in Detroit, Michigan, United States

December 2 , 1987

Teairra Mari was born in the late 1980s in Detroit, Michigan, United States. She was born as Teairra Mari Thompson to her American parents. In her early childhood, she got inspiration from her grandmother who sang back for Aretha Franklin.

Developed her music career in Detroit's Productions


Just at the age of 16, she got spotted by famous music personalities like Big Mike and ED K. Hullevah of Detroit's Productions. They took the responsibility of Teairra to develop her music career, after that she was offered the contract by Antonio LA, after hearing her on the stage.

Released first album “Teairra Mari”


Teairra Mari released her first album, “Teairra Mari” in the year 2005. She got fame from her first album as it gained massive success, by reaching the number 35 position in the Billboard top 100 lists. It also secured a good position in R&B charts. 

Movie debut from “The Magnificent Cooly-T"


Besides singing, Teairra Mari also accomplished acting career. She made her debut from her first movie “The Magnificent Cooly-T" in 2009. In the movie, she had the role of Sonya and after then she got cast in many movies and her recent appearance on the movie was in The Dempsey Sisters.

Television debut from Love &Hip Hop: New York


Teairra Mari debuted television from her first television series “ Love &Hip Hop: New York" in 2011. In that series, she portrayed the role of her own name and after then she was also cast in Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood, where she had the role of herself and she was the main cast of the series.

Released her first mix tape Point of No Return

August 7 , 2010

Teairra Mari released her first mixtape “Point of No Return" on August 7, 2010. The mixtape was hosted by DJ Drama, which included various leak songs like “I Know It's You”, “Find My Way Back”,” Coins”, “Holla”, and “Lights Go Down”.

Net worth is $1 million


Teairra Mari has been one of the successful musical artists in Hollywood. Within her acting and music career, she has been able to earn good sum from it. In 2015, her net worth was estimated to be $1 million, which she has earned from many television shows and albums.