Kandi Burruss is a singer, songwriter, TV personality, actress, record producer and an entrepreneur. Kandi is part of the reality tv show The Real Housewives of Atlanta.
She was born on May 17, 1976, in Georgia, United States. She has a sibling named Patrick Burruss. Her zodiac sign is Taurus. Her height is 5 feet 7 inches.
Her very first appearance on television was at the age of fifteen.
She gained massive popularity while being the part of a considerable group named Xscape from 1991 to 2000.
Kandi Burruss: Dating and Married Life
At some point in time, Kandi was dating a record label founder Russell ‘Block’ Spencer.
She saw Block a few times at the radio station and probably a year later they both met at a car dealership and exchanged numbers and started hanging out.
They only dated for few months because Block was not faithful to her in their relationship. But at the time she realized that she was already carrying their daughter in her belly.
Her name is Riley Burruss. She is now fifteen years old.
After separation with Block, she met one of the producers of the show Real Housewives of Atlanta in 2011. They dated for near about two years and got engaged in January 2013.
Later on, Kandi and Todd Tucker tied the knot on April 4, 2014.
They have a son named Ace Wells Tucker.
15th Birthday Celebration of Kandi’ Daughter
Kandi Burruss loves her daughter Riley Burruss. Riley’s birthday was on August 22, and her mother shared a collage of images with a lovely message.
It seems like 15 years just flew by! It’s amazing how the little baby that I adored & loved to rock in the rocking chair has now grown into a beautiful, tall, intelligent young lady that I still adore!
I love you munchkin!!! Even tho you’re way taller than me @rileyburruss you’ll always be my munchkin & I love you with all my heart! Happy birthday!!!!! ???❤️
It seems like 15 years just flew by! It’s amazing how the little baby that I adored & loved to rock in the rocking chair has now grown into a beautiful, tall, intelligent young lady that I still adore! I love you munchkin!!! Even tho you’re way taller than me @rileyburruss you’ll always be my munchkin & I love you with all my heart! Happy birthday!!!!! ???❤️
Kandi Burruss’ Great Work and Entrepreneurship
Getting out from the scripted world and building business isn’t an easy job to do, but Kandi Burruss did this. She has won a Grammy Award by contributing her excellent writing skills to the hit single “No Scrubs” by American girl group TLC.
Kandi Burruss made her mark as the anchor of amazing and legendary R&B group Xscape.
Later on, she wrote many songs for other popular artists like Alicia Keys, Destiny’s Child and Mariah Carey.
She evolved and scaled her business with great efforts and has become a multi-million dollar mogul.
Started with a boutique production company and moving on to a full-service multimedia agency. Kandi Koated Entertainment covers all the aspects of the entertainment industry with the team of skilled writers and producers.
She opened TAGS Boutique in 2009 and set a new trend by selling luxurious women’s apparel at affordable prices. It’s a successful online store now selling great products.
After the success of TAGS, she started her adult toys collection under Bedroom Kandi name.
When her one-year-old son’s Instagram crossed 3,00,000 followers, she got an idea of launching another business. She began unisex children’s accessories like bottles, potties seats, toilet seats and bottle holders.
In 2017 she opened her first restaurant under the name Old Lady Gang.
In an interview with Forbes, Kandi told the following, “I want to build businesses that are high quality, socially conscious, and for the people.”
That’s just fantastic way to go, with all her work Kandi Burruss is well qualified to become someone’s role model or mentor who wants to do great in business.
Kandi’ Net Worth
With multiple businesses running under her brands She is doing great for herself and her family. Her current net worth in the year 2017 is $35 million.