Teairra Mari’s Profile:
Net worth in 2017:¬†$1 million
Source Of Wealth:¬†Entertainment career
Residence: Detroit, Michigan
Education:¬†No formal education
Born December 2, 1987,¬†in Fort Lauderdale, Florida but raised in¬†Detroit, Michigan, Teairra Mari began singing in elementary school as encouraged by her grandmother who was a professional backup singer for Aretha Franklin, her bio states. When she caught the attention of K.I.S.S.Production’s producers Big Mike, Ed K, and Helluvah, her career really started to take flight. Big Mike was able to launch her career with Def Jam Records when she was just 16 years old. At that time, she worked with Jay-Z to create her first album Rock-A-Fella Records presents Teairra Mari,¬†which unfortunately only received moderate success. After the first single of her second album was released, she was dropped from the record label in 2006.
Although she took a break from the music industry after the announcement, she came back for more in 2008 with projects like ‘Hunt 4 U’ and her 2009 mixed tape ‘Don’t Make Me Cause A Scene.’ These projects helped to get her career back on track and help get her known as a singer.
Sources of Income
In addition to her singing and songwriting, Teairra Mari works as an actress.¬†In 2009, she began her acting career, appearing in The Magnificent Cooley-T followed by¬†Lottery Ticket in¬†2010. From 2011 to 2012, she took a stab at reality television and had a supporting role on the second season of VH1’s Love and Hip Hop: New York, This role led to her full-time appearance on the network’s spinoff show Love and Hip Hop: Hollywood,¬†where she continues to star as one of the main roles.
While singing and acting make up a majority of her income, she also models and dances. In late 2015, she announced she was releasing her own clothing line called Blazhers. However, the line has yet to be officially launched.
Among these, endorsements and affiliate programs also add to her sources of income, which can be seen on her Instagram account.
Teairra Mari’s Net Worth
Currently, Teairra Mari’s net worth is reported to be $1 million, according to WhatNetWorth.com. Currently, it appears that her participation in Love and Hip Hop: Hollywood is the largest contributor¬†to her overall net worth, with an estimated $349,000 salary. WhatNetWorth notes that her second largest income source was her supporting role as Tatianna on Holla II in 2012, where she earned roughly $216,000.
Although she did make headlines in¬†2015 for beating up her Uber driver, which led to a brief arrest after she did not show up to court, her career has yet to be affected negatively by this. In fact, when she admitted to her drinking problem,¬†she was met with surprising support.
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