- Full Name: Kandi Burruss
- Net Worth: $35 Million
- Occupation: Singer, song writer, record producer
- Marital Status: Married Todd Tucker in 2014
- Ethnicity: Black
How Much Is Kandi Burruss Net Worth
Kandi Burruss net worth is estimated to be around $35 million. As a song writer, singer, record producer and Television host is a woman who has triumphed against all obstacles to build herself some enormous wealth and elegant lifestyle. Usually, due her role in song writing, in Xscape music band and in song recording, she has secured a number of awards owing to her music career including a Grammy award for exemplary song writing. She has written for the likes of Maria Carey, Alicia Keys and Usher. Just how much is Kandi Burruss worth? It is by knowing about her life, will you be in a good position to answer this question.
The Beginning Of Her Career And Successes
Kandi Burrusss came to the public limelight in 2000, when she released her first album. The debut album was titled “Hey Kandi” included “Don’t Think I’m Not” and “Cheatin on me”. Her album was produced at the same time with Kevin “She’kspere” Briggs and became number 32 on the US. Billboard Top R&B and on the Hip Hop albums chart. Her second was named “Kandi Koated”, but originally it went by the title “B.L.O.G”, which was released in 2010.
“I Need” was the first single in the album and Rappers MJG and 8Ball featured in the song. The album was launched under Asylum Records. There were also earlier plans, for Lil Scrappy to feature in the album, with single “Keep it Gangsta”. However, this was not supposed to be a promotional single. The top single in the album, came 89 on Billboard’s Hot R&B/ Hip Hop Songs chart. Kandi Burruss also performed in a duo with Rasheeda and released Peach CandyEP. The release became one of the most sought after song on iTunes.
Kandi also founded her own record firm called Kandi Coated Entertainment. She also starred in a TV reality show referred to as the Real Housewives of Atlanta. Her role in the show has made her very popular and it has also contributed significantly to her net worth. She also appeared in Who Wants to be a Millionaire. Here she assisted a housewife in winning a million dollars. Kandi Burruss has also appeared in the Sitcom television in Are We There Yet VH1’s Single Ladies. She also steered a show that was named Kandi Factory.
Kandi Burruss Family Life
She was first engaged to Jewell Ashley with who they were equal custodians of his twin daughters, until he got into a serious fight, which led to his early demise. Kandi had a daughter too, with Russell Spencer from Block Entertainment. Currently, Kandi Burruss is married to Todd Tucker, who was a former producer of the show Real House Wives of Atlanta. The couple entered into marital union in 2014, in a grand ceremony.
Kandi Brother A Side Of Her You Do Not Know
While most people are used to see the happy face of Kandi Burruss on the screen, few know that she has a dark past. This was revealed in the RHoA spin-off. It is common knowledge to many people that Kandi Burruss brother died in a serious car accident, something she dreads to talk about. That is why; everybody was surprised to see Mama Joyce and Kandy, go to pay her brother’s grave a visit. This was during the 22nd episode of the RHoA.
She opened up and talked about how she struggled with her brother’s death. She says that she was close to him and he was the best thing that happened to the family and her. The brother, Patrick passed on when Kandi was 15. As a teenager, this did not go well with her, she battled with the emotions and she was never the same again. Nevertheless, the young good looking woman seems to have a balance of her emotions, since she has made herself a whooping net worth of $35 million since then. Some people think that the visit was to lure Mama Joyce to accept Kandi’s wedding to Todd or just for a show.
Other highlights of Kandi, is her large mansion. Kandi Burruss house where they now live with Todd Tucker is a sight to behold and it is also worth much. She has also been reported to buy her mother a new home worth $700000. This is the greatest show of affection, notwithstanding Mother Joyce’s stubbornness and reluctance.
Kandi Burruss net worth is bound to rise up, since the young woman is energetic and ambitious. We expect more albums and appearances on TV shows.
Kandi Burruss Body Statistics:
- Measurements: 36-26-36
- Bra Size: 36B
- Height: 5’7” or 1.71m
- Weight: 71kg or 157 pounds
- Shoe Size: 8
- Dress Size: 10
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Dark brown