Kandi Burruss is an actress, producer, singer and a TV personality as well as a businessman that has been known for being part of ‘Xscape.’ You can easily recognize her from the TV show ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta.’ She has been known to make music for the soul, R&B genre, and hip-hop music. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth of Kandi Burruss in the year 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Kandi was born in the year 1976 on May 17th to Titus Burruss Jr and Jones Joyce in Georgia. She has an elder brother by the name of Patrick Riley who died at the age of twenty-two years during a car crash. She was conceived and grew up in Georgia, and she attended Tri-Cities High School.
She conceived her first child by the name Riley Burruss, with Russell Spencer. In the year 2009, she had a chance to be engaged to Ashley Jewell after they dated for a few months. Despite the two relationships not working, she never gave up on love and went on to marry Todd Tucker who had featured on a show ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ in 2014. The couple had been blessed with a son by the name Ace Wells Tucker. Kandi has welcomed a daughter from a previous marriage, Kaela Tucker. The family has been living happily in Atlanta with their son and the two stepdaughters.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Kandi Burruss appeared for the first time in the entertainment business at the age of fifteen years old. She featured on ‘Teen Summit’ that was aired on the BET series. Also, she has also made cameos in series such as Chef Roble & Co among many others. Kandi has been starring in ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ and since its second season, aired in Bravo Reality Television. She has also had a chance to work with Nene Lakers and Rasheeda. Other labels that she has worked with does include BME and UpFront.
Kandu has been able to release two studio albums that have done very well including ‘Hey Kandi’ in the year 2000 and 2010, ‘Kandi Koated.’ She has also been able to make several albums with her group such as ‘Xscape.’ In the year 2005, she created a recording label that is titled ‘Block Entertainment’ with her ex-boyfriend, Spencer.
She has shown that she is a strong and an independent woman and has launched her on sex toys dubbed ‘Bedroom Kandi’ which encourages the girls to feel not only proud but comfortable with their sexuality. She is an amazing writer and has written songs such as ‘Tell Me No’ and ‘There You Go.’
Kandi has managed to win several awards in her career. Among the awards that she has received does include Grammy Award for the best R&B song and has said that awards are not much important more than the love and appreciation of the fans.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Kandi Burruss is over $40 million. This music star has made a large chunk of this wealth from the record sales as well as the label. She owns a reality show that has generated a huge amount of wealth. Also, she earns money from the various endorsement of the products that she does.
Kandi is part of a successful music group that became among the few females that have established hip-hop music as a gangsta group. She is an icon, and she has appeared in a reality show and is a strong and independent woman.