Teyana Taylor is an American singer, dancer, and actress. Taylor was signed to Pharell Williams’ Star Trak Entertainment label in 2005. She made her television debut on MTV’s ‘My Super Sweet 16.’
In 2012, she was signed to Kanye West’s GOOD Music label, which he founded. Omarion, Chris Brown, and Usher have all collaborated with Taylor.
Early Life of Teyana Taylor
On December 10th, 1990, Teyana Taylor was born in New York City. Taylor is the daughter of Nikki Taylor and Tito Smith. An Afro-Trinidadian ancestor, she was born in the United States. Her mother reared her and now works for her as a manager.
As a young child, she began her career as a singer. For example, Taylor entered the Apollo Theater National All-Star talent competition.
She was strongly influenced by Lauryn Hill, Brandy, Stevie Wonder Janet, and Michael Jackson as she grew up.
Teyana Taylor’s Career
In the year 2006, Taylor began his musical career. In the music video for Beyonce’s song ‘Ring the Alarm,’ she made her choreography debut. ‘Star Trak Entertainment,’ a branch of Interscope Records, signed her in 2007 after she was discovered by Pharell Williams, a music artist, and producer.
In the same year, on the fourth season of ‘My Super Sweet Sixteen,’ she made a dramatic entrance in a giant ‘Barbie’ doll box. Birthday celebrations of wealthy teenagers were depicted in the MTV series.
With the help of GOOD Music and the Island Def Jam Music Group, Taylor inked a joint venture partnership in 2012. She appeared on the compilation album ‘Cruel Summer by GOOD Music.
A contract to create and release two pairs of sneakers was offered to her by Adidas the following year. For her seventh studio album, ‘VII,’ she collaborated with GOOD Music in 2014. According to Billboard 200, the album peaked at number 19.
Her second studio album’s lead track, “Freak On,” was released by Taylor in 2016. The following year, she established a fitness program and was featured in Kanye West’s music video for “Fade” with a dance performance.
“K.T.S.E.” was the title of her sophomore studio album, which was released in 2018. In the same year, she played Bl’asia in ‘The After Party,’ a Netflix original film. “The Trap” is one of her most recent roles.
Married Life of Teyana Taylor
It was on October 1, 2016, when Teyana married professional basketball player Iman Shumpert, who previously played for the New York Knicks, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Sacramento Kings. Iman gave birth to their daughters Junie and Rue on December 16th, 2015, and September 6th, 2020, respectively. Teyana and Iman, their own VH1 reality show, premiered in 2018 and starred the pair.
A beautiful 5,700-square-foot mansion in Studio City, California, cost Teyana Taylor and Iman Shumpert $3 million to purchase in 2018. According to the Los Angeles Times, the property was listed for sale in August 2020 for $3.695 million.
New construction in 2017 includes a custom dog house and “Zen”-themed backyard with waterfalls and a pool, as well as a sleek ultra-modern design.
When the couple moved into their Atlanta, GA home in August of 2021, E! News was there to take a look around with the newlyweds. In November 2020, shortly after listing their Studio City home for sale, the couple relocated to Atlanta. According to the publication, the mansion is “Pop Art-inspired,” and Taylor worked closely with the designers to make it a reality.
Documentary and Broadcast of Teyana Taylor
Actress, singer, and producer Teyana Taylor has a strong resume in the entertainment business. In her own reality show, “Teyana & Man,” she appears. However, she has previously been on television in shows such as “Star,” “The Breaks,” and “Hit the Floor.”
“Coming 2 America” is the only film she has appeared in so far, and it is a sequel. “BYROOOOOOOON!” became a part of mainstream culture because of Made’s Big Happy Family, where she starred alongside Bow Wow and Lauren London.
“The Aunties” Production Company
It was announced in January of 2021 on REVOLT TV that Teyana Taylor had purchased five acres of land for Aunties 360 to provide a wide range of creative services, from production to recording to prop studios to 360 green screen studios.
As part of her wider collective known as “The Aunties,” she produced videos for the likes of Queen Naija, Taylor Swift, and many others.
Artists like ourselves, those who can see and touch the unknown, and who dare to do what most others would consider unimaginable, are nurtured by the Aunties. What we stand for is an opportunity for those who have been given a chance to start, Taylor remarked on her Instagram page.
Net Worth and Car Collection
Teyana Taylor has a current estimated net worth of $5 million.
Taylor has a large collection of automobiles. He also purchased three Bentley Bentayga SUVs and a Porsche Panamera in addition to the Rolls-Royce Ghost.
Why did she stand out at the Billboard Music Awards?
With a low-rise leather slacks and a $36 sheer bra top from Kim Kardashian’s SKIMS, the musician pulled off yet another daring look at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards.” Her hair was arranged into artistic top knots, embellished with silver embellishments and flawlessly set edges, like TLC’s Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes.
Additionally, Justin Bieber’s favorite Balenciaga x Crocs platform shoes were included, complete with a stamped logo on the front. The G-string thong that sat high on Taylor’s hips stole the show, not the viral-famous shoes. The silver-studded belt with dangling chains accentuated her bold undergarments even further.