- Name: Teyana Taylor
- Age: 26 years old
- Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
- Occupation: Singer
- Net Worth: US $2 Million
- Status: Alive
Teyana Taylor is an American singer, dancer and actress. She’s best known for the 2016 music video “FADE”. Her discography includes VII (2014) and The Cassette Tape 1994 (2015). She co-starred in the comedy film, Madea’s Big Happy Family (2011). Taylor was born on December 10, 1990 in Harlem, New York. Her mother, Nikki, currently serves as her manager. She has three half-siblings, Rich, Tito and Diamond.
Taylor began her music career at a very young age. She performed locally and competed in talent competitions like the Apollo Theater talent search. She was a choreographer on Beyonce‘s 2006 hit music video “Ring the Alarm”. Taylor was signed to Pharrell Williams’ Star Trak Entertainment in January 2007. A month later she was featured on MTV’s My Super Sweet Sixteen. She gained further attention as a dancer in Jay Z‘s “Blue Magic” music video.
Taylor’s debut single “Google Me” was released in February 2008. It was the lead track from her debut mixtape, From a Planet Called Harlem (2009). The song peaked at #90 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. A second mixtape titled “The Misunderstanding of Teyana Taylor” was self-released in March 2012. Taylor was featured on Kanye West‘s fifth album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (2010). She signed to West’s Good Music in 2012 and her debut studio album, VII, was released in November 2014. The album peaked at #19 on the Billboard 200. It was led by the single “Maybe” featuring Pusha T and Yo Gotti. Taylor starred in West’s “Fade” music video which premiered at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards. It was directed by Eli Russell Linnetz and produced by Iconoclast.
Taylor made her feature film debut in the 2010 drama, Stomp the Yard: Homecoming, starring Collins Pennie and Pooch Hall. Her next film role was that of “Sabrina” in Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Big Happy Family (2011). The film also stars Loretta Devine and rapper Bow Wow. Other notable films include The Love Section (2013) with Mekhi Phifer, and Brotherly Love (2015) with Keke Palmer.
Teyana Taylor is 5ft 4in tall and she’s of African-American descent. Her net worth is estimated at $2 million. Taylor is married to NBA shooting guard ‘Iman Shumpert’. The couple welcomed their first child, Iman “Junie” Tayla Shumpert Jr., in December 2015.
Teyana Taylor Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Teyana Taylor
- Birthday: December 10, 1990
- How Old : Age: 26 years old
- Place of Birth: Harlem, New York, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Dancer, Actress
- Years Active: 2007-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $2 Million
- Marriage(s): Iman Shumpert
- Death-O-Meter: Alive