» Who is Kandi Burruss?

Posted On: May 23, 2013
Kandi Burruss is a singer and an actress belonging to American nationality. She was born on 17 May, 1976 at Atlanta, Georgia. Her mother Joyce Jones was a single mother as her husband had left her when Kandi was just four. When she was a teenager her older brother Patrick died in a car accident. She completed her high school education from Tri-Cities High School at East Point of Georgia.

Kandi girl first debuted on the TV screen through BET network’s Teen Summit. As a singer she was in a music band named Xscape later the band got disbanded so she moved her focus into producing and song writing. During her song writing career she wrote award winning songs for several famous singer such as Destiny’s Child, Pink, Alicia Keys, Boy II Men, Da Brat, NSYNC, Mariah Carey, N-Toon, Solo Usher, Mya, Fantasia, Joe and Mc Lyte.

She was also seen in a reality show titled The Real House wife of Atlanta which was produced by BRAVO, a cable television channel. She also penned down a song titled Tardy for The Party for Kim Zolciak’s debut album and who was also Kandi’s co-star in the reality show. She has her own reality series produced by BRAVO as well and it is named The Kandi Factory, it is about her successful music career. Her second album Knadi Koated which was released during 2010and one of her second album song Leave U ranked number 84 on the R&B/ Hip-Hop Song category of the Billboards chart. She also own a sex toy company named Bedroom Kandi. She along with her three friends has launched a web show based on relationship and sex Kandi Koated Nights which can be viewed online through Ustream.

She has a daughter Riley Spencer with her ex-boyfriend who was Russell Spencer the owner of Block Entertainment. During 2008 she was engaged to Ashley Jewell and they were planning to get married but Jewell died due to serious head injuries which he got when he was involved in a fight. Again during 2013 she was engaged with Todd Tucker who is a line producer of The Real Housewives Of Atlanta, the couple are not married yet nor have gone through divorce, they are currently living at Atlanta where they both bought a house and her daughter Riley who is ten now also lives with them.

Despite her age is thirty six she is still an attractive woman who is a talented singer as well as a businesswomen. She maintain herself and whenever she is in a public or media event she shows of her stunning legs and feet with perfect dresses she wears. She is fond of changing her hairstyles very often. Her net worth is $35 million.