Shay Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family & More


Biography / Wiki

To be successful, the first thing to do is to fall in love with your work, this line has been very well proved by Shay which is the stage name of Vanessa Lesnicki, a Belgian francophone rapper. Her single “PMW” has gained her a lot of attention.

Her debut album, “Jolie Grace,” was certified gold on the 2nd of December 2016. On May 10th, 2019, the follow-up album “Antidote” was released. Hip-hop, rap, trap, urban pop, and R&B are all influences in her music.

She’s also famous for being the granddaughter of Congolese artist Tabu Ley Rochereau, who she claims was the one who first introduced her to music. She had a number of hits, including a smash with “XCII” on the 92i label in 2011 following collaboration with Booba.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 1992-08-16, this renowned personality turned 30 years old. This lady had a height of 165 Centimetres and was 5’5” in Feet & Inches. Her dark brown eyes and shiny black hair enhanced her beauty.

She was fit with a weight of 60 kilograms and 132 lbs in pounds. Her figure measured 34 inches breast, 28 inches waist, and 35 inches hips.

Net Worth

She has a net worth of $500,000 as of 2021, however, her specific income has not yet been revealed. She could twice her current income with hard effort and good fortune on her side. In addition, her rapper profession is her primary source of money.

Education / Family

Shay was born in the Brussels communes of Molenbeek-Saint-Jean and Saint-Josse-ten-Noodle to a Belgian computer scientist father of Polish-Jewish ancestry and a Belgian tax expert mother of Congolese ancestry. She is the granddaughter of Congolese singer Tabu Ley Rochereau, the first black African performer to play in the Paris Olympia in 1970.

She is also the niece of rapper Youssoupha. In regards to Shay’s schooling, she dropped out and skipped school, had terrible friends, started peddling drugs, and caused her parents a lot of trouble during her teenage.



Birth Name Vanessa Lesnicki
Birth Place Brussels, Belgium
Date of birth 16 August 1992
Age 31 Years
Height In feet & inches: 5’5”

In centimeters: 165 cm

Weight In kilograms: 60 kg

In pounds: 132 lbs

Eye color Dark Brown
Hair color Black
Profession Rapper
Sexual orientation Straight
School Not Known
College Not Known
Religion Jewish
Nationality Belgian
Home town Brussels, Belgium
Zodiac Sign Leo
Fathers name Name Not Known
Mothers name Name Not Known
Brothers Not Known
Sisters Not Known

Career / Fashion and Style

As per her career, she started her career with a non-album song named ‘XCII’ in 2015. After that, she released many singles in 2016 such as “PMW”, “Biche” and “Cabeza”. In 2018, she released her next single named “Jolie”.

In 2019, she released her two singles named “Cocorico”      and “Notif”. Some of her other chartered songs are “Cœur Wanted”, “Même pas bonne”, “Amour & désastres”, “Pleurer”, “Thibaut Courtois” and many more,

Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and More

Shay is a single woman. She has kept her personal and business life separate and has not revealed anything about her personal life. She does not appear to be comfortable with her personal life being open to the world.

Boyfriend Not Known
Marital status Unmarried
Husband None
Children None

Favorite Things

Here we are providing the list of favorites of Shay:

Favorite Actor Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Destination Not Known


Some Interesting Facts About Shay

  • Shay’s Youtube channel now has over 619K subscribers.
  • She had a number of singles after collaborating with Booba in 2011, including a breakthrough with “XCII” on the 92i label.
  • Hip-hop, rap, trap, urban pop, and R&B are all influences in her music.
  • Shay is the granddaughter of Congolese singer Tabu Ley Rochereau, the first black African performer to play in the Paris Olympia in 1970.
  • She is born with the real name of Vanessa Lesnicki.
  • Capitol Music France is Shay’s record label.
  • She is also the niece of rapper Youssoupha, who, in his song Polaroid Experience, winked at her.

Social Media Profile(s)

  1. Instagram @shayizi
  2. Twitter@shayizi
  3. Facebook @Shay
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