Faith Evans

Faith Evans

American actor and musician
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Faith Evans

Faith Renée Jordan (née Evans; born June 10, 1973) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. Born in Lakeland, Florida, and raised in New Jersey, Evans relocated to Los Angeles in 1991 for a career in the music business. After working as a backing vocalist for Al B. Sure! and Christopher Williams, she became the first female artist to contract with Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs' Bad Boy Entertainment recording company in 1994. On the label, she featured on records with several label mates such as 112 and Carl Thomas, and released three platinum-certified studio albums between 1995 and 2001: Faith (1995), Keep the Faith (1998) and Faithfully (2001).

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Full name at birth
Faith Renée Evans
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Claim to fame
Widow of Notorious B.I.G.
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Date of birth
10 June 1973
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Place of birth
Lakeland, Florida, USA
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Age
48
Occupation
Singer-songwriter, record producer, occasional actress and author
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Height
5' 6" (168 cm)
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Weight
123 lbs (55.8 kg)
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Net worth
$9,000,000 USD
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University
Fordham University
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Talent agency
Emancipated Talent
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Partner: Stevie J (Married)
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Stevie J and Faith Evans
Everybody wasn`t always too big on my mother having me. I believe at least probably my father. I don`t think he wanted her to have the baby. So I really think that`s what made her name me Faith. She had to keep the faith. -- Faith Evans on her parents and name.
  • Children: Chyna (b. 1993) with music promoter Kiyamma Griffin, Christopher (b. 1996) with The Notorious B.I.G., and Joshua (b. 1998).
  • Her song "Love Like This" was sampled by Fatman Scoop and the Crooklyn Clan and used on the song 'Be Faithful'. (2003)
  • Gave birth to fourth child Ryder Evan Russaw was [B. March 22, 2007].
  • She is of biracial ethnicity; her mother's black and her father's white. She's never met her father, he left when she was very young.
  • Half Italian on father's side.

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