Tamia Hill Net Worth, Ethnicity, Husband

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Tamia Hill Net Worth, Ethnicity, Husband

R&B songstress Tamia Hill is a revered name in Urban Music scene. Her songs and albums - in many ways - defined the late '90s & early 2000s. In other words, the Into You hitmaker soundtracked Millennials' lives for almost a decade.

A scroll through her personal life shall reveal more including her ethnicity and net worth!

Ethnicity, Height & Parents

Born on 9th May 1975 in Windsor, Canada, Tamia identifies as belonging to mixed-ethnicity. Her parents - Caucasian father and African-American mother - were a mixed-racial couple.

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Speaking about her diverse background, the Spend My Life With You singer - who stands at the height of 5 feet and 5 inches (1.69 m) - once said,

"I had the best of both worlds. My family comes in all shades from really light to very dark."

As she and her three younger siblings grew up with financial constraints, Tamia always dreamt of using her signing talents to overcome them.

Through continuous dedication and god-given talent, she got an opportunity to showcase her skills at Luther Vandross' birthday party in 1994. Impressed by her vocal chops at the event, legendary producer Quincy Jones took her in under his wings.

Tamia Hill's Net Worth

With Quincy, Tamia - now aged 37 - would go on to forge the Grammy-nominated single "You Put A Move On My Heart." Released in 1996, it marked the beginning of a legendary run which saw her win three Grammy nods before her debut record was even out.

Although her 1998 self-titled debut recieved praises from the critics and fans alike, it was her sophomore offering A Nu Day that earned her first solo Top 100 hit on Billboard.

Under Elektra, Tamia released another LP called More before signing for Image Entertainment and eventually releasing Between Friends.

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Between 2006 and 2012, she took musical hiatus following the multiple sclerosis diagnosis. After six years break, she released her fifth studio album Beautiful Surprise.

Now a Def Jam signee, the Leave It Smoking songstress has two LPs - Love Life and Passion Like Fire - with the New York-based imprint.

Tamia today boasts a reported net worth of $10 million. Meanwhile, her husband Grant Hill garners a net worth of $250 million.

Wedding With Husband

Many might not know, but Grant is one of the highest paid athletes in the history of the NBA. Therefore, it's only right that the wedding between him and Tamia be a lavish affair.

Sadly, the details of the married duo's nuptials aren't public knowledge -- other than the fact that the pair tied the knot on 24th July 1999. That said, they revisit their big every now and again on its anniversary.

Tamia Hill poses next to her husband, Grant Hill for a photo circa Feb 2019 (Photo:- Tamia Hill's Instagram)

Tamia and her husband Grant met each other through singer Anita Baker.

Tackling Divorce Rumors; Any Children?

Almost together for two decades now, the singer and the retired NBA star has yet to fend off divorce rumors as talks of an extramarital affair never plagued their relationship. Plus, they had to consider the well-being of their two children (both daughters).

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In 2007, the couple welcomed their second child Lael Rose. Five years earlier, Tamia had given birth to Myla Grace.