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An American versatile personality Tamera Harris is known for creating several hits in her career. She has bagged popularity for being a member of the multi-platinum R&B vocal group named ‘Xscape’. Apart from her career and achievements, she became famous for being the ex-wife of rapper T.I. Harris.
As a songwriter, she had won a Grammy Award for the song ‘No Scrubs’. For being the Best New R&B Artist and the other for Best R&B Album, she was awarded two Soul Train Music Awards. One of her biggest accomplishments includes winning the American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers Award.
Height / Weight / Age
Tameka Cottle weighs 64 kg and 141 lbs in pounds. She is an eminent musician who has a height of 149 cm or in feet, inches 4’9” tall. She has short and smooth black color hair and sparkling wide black color eyes.
She has a bold physique with a figure measurement is 36 inches breast, 32 inches waist, and 36 inches hips approximately. She has turned 47 years old. Her bra size is 36B whereas her dress size is 4 and her shoe size is 5 (US).
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Tameka Cottle is $8 million USD approximately.
Education / Family
Born on July 14, 1975, the birth name of Tameka Cottle is Tameka Harris. She is a native of College Park, Georgia, USA. She was born to African-American Charles “Speedy” Pope and Caucasian Dianne Cottle. She attended Tri-Cities Performing Arts High School for elementary education.
|Real name||Tameka Dianne Harris|
|Birth Place||Georgia, USA|
|Date Of Birth||July 14, 1975|
|Height||In centimeters – 149 cm
In feet inches – 4’9”
|Weight||In kilograms – 64 kg
In pounds – 141 lbs
|School||Tri-Cities Performing Arts High School|
|Home Town||Georgia, USA|
|Fathers Name||Charles “Speedy” Pope
|Mothers Name||Dianne Cottle
Career / Fashion And Style
Tameka Harris started her musical career in 1992 by joining the R&B quartet ‘Xscape’. Along with the group, she was involved in the release of three albums namely ‘Hummin’ Comin’ at ‘Cha’, ‘Traces of My Lipstick’ and ‘Off the Hook’.
She has worked for six songs with the group My Little Secret’, ‘Am I Dreamin’, ‘Understanding’, ‘All I Need’, ‘Do You Want To?’, ‘and ‘Love’s a Funny Thing’. In the year 1998, she decided to separate from ‘Xscape’ and started establishing her solo career.
After some time she collaborated with her former bandmates Tamika Scott and LaTocha. She was featured in the reality show ‘Tiny and Toya’. She also appeared in other shows ‘T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle’ premiered on VH1. In 2002, she had received Grammy Award for writing TLC’s hit “No Scrubs”.
She has also worked with T.I., 8Ball & MJG, Lil’Kim, and Bow Wow in the association. Along with LaTocha, Tamika Scott, and Kiesha Miles she has released an album “Unchained” and the single “What’s Up”. She was also cast in her husband’s music video “Hello”.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband, and More
In 2000, Tameka Cottle started dating rapper T.I. The couple got married after 10 years of dating. The couple has raised two sons King Harris and Major Philant Harris, and a daughter, Heiress Diana Harris.
From her previous relationships, she has another daughter named Zonnique Jailee Pullins who is also a singer and songwriter. Unfortunately, the couple ended their marriage. According to the rumors, she is currently dating Tupac Shakur.
|Children||Son – King Harries and Major Philant Harris
Daughter – Zonnique Jailee Pullins and Heiress Diana Harris
Some Interesting Facts About Tameka Cottle
- Tameka Cottle was honored with A-Town Music Award under the category Best Duo/Group as well.
- She was nicknamed ‘Tiny’ due to her short height.
- Along with her husband, she was arrested due to possession of the substance.
- She owns the Atlanta Heirs basketball team which was originally founded by rapper Master P.
- The R&B band ‘The Tams’ was formed by Joseph Pope.
- She has bought a house worth $1,481,500 in Los Angeles that features 6 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms.