Syleena Johnson is a famous and very talented American singer. She was born on 2nd September 1976 in Harvey, Illinois, United States. Her real name is Syleena Thompson. In addition, she holds san American nationality and belongs to All-American ethnicity. Likewise, she was born to a very supportive family. She is the daughter of Syl Johnson and Brenda Thompson. Her mother was the first black female police commissioner of Harvey, Illinois and her father is from a musical background but she was influenced by artists like Aretha Franklin, AI Green, Tina Turner, Mavis Staples, and Michael Jackson. Similarly, she is a well-educated woman. She studied at Thornridge High School in Dolton, Illinois. Similarly, she educated at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. In the year 1997, she transferred to Normal’s Illinois State University and majored in music.
She is a married woman of 43 years old. She was married to Kiwane Garri in 2007. This beautiful couple is blessed with two children. As for now, she is living happily with her family and friends. Previously, she was married to basketball player Marcus Betts in 2000 but they divorced soon after their marriage.
She is a beautiful woman with a tall and slim body figure. Similarly, she stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs about 81 kg. Furthermore, she looks more attractive with her black colored eyes and brown colored hair.
While talking about her professional career, she is a famous Singer. In 1995, she released her album This Time Together By Father And Daughter. AT that time, she was working with Jive Records and made few appearances on the R&B music scene. Later, in 1999, she released her debut album Love Hangover. Likewise, her other albums are Love Hangover, Love, Pain & Forgiveness, The Voice, The Flesh, Labor Pains, Couples Therapy, and Woman. Apart from singing, she is a talented actress also. In 2004, she appeared in short video Kanye West Feat. Syleena Johnson: All Falls Down. Furthermore, some of her television credits are Dishing Tea with Big Meach, Soul Kittens Cabaret, Couples Therapy, Touched and Six 2 Six.
Thus, she gained a good name and fame from her successful acting and singing career. In addition, she won several awards like Truth Award for Top Single Hypnotic in 2005, Billboard Music Video Award for Best Adult in 2001, Grammy Award nomination for Best Rap in 2005, etc.
She collected an excellent amount of money from her successful career. Thus, she has an estimated net worth of $2 Million.
- Full Name: Syleena Johnson
- Age: 43 years 6 months
- Birth Date: September 02, 1976
- Horoscope: Virgo
- Birth Place: Harvey, Illinois, USA
- Salary: $21,518 – $207,085
- Height / How tall: 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)
- Ethnicity: All-American
- Nationality: American
- Profession: Singer
- Father’s Name: Syl Johnson
- Mother’s Name: Brenda Thompson
- Education: Illinois State University
- Weight: 81 Kg
- Hair Color: Brown
- Eye Color: Black
- Net Worth: $2 million