Chyna Tahjere Griffin is Faith Evans’ daughter with former lover, Kiyamma Griffin. Born on April 1, 1993, and now years old, she has always been in the limelight thanks to the fame of her mother as a rapper even though she has also made efforts towards making a name for herself in the music industry.
Beyond just her parents and musical career, Chyana is also the stepdaughter of one of the most revered rappers of all time, the Notorious B.I.G. who married her mother from 1994 to 1997. Griffin has been influenced by all the people in her early life to have a career as a musician and while she is still yet to blossom as much as she might like, here is all we know about her.
How Old Is Chyna Tahjere Griffin?
Chyna Tahjere Griffin is now years old as she was born on April 1, 1993, in Los Angeles California. Of American nationality and African American ethnicity, she is the first and oldest child between her parents, Faith Evans, and record producer, Kiyamma Griffin.
At the time of her birth, her parents were not married and didn’t get married at any point. While information about her educational pursuits are not available in the public domain, it is known that her child was one that was quite great and defined by music.
Her mother is the is a famous R&B singer, songwriter and actress who was born on June 10 1973. The years old has been in the American entertainment professionally since 1994 and has worked with famous stars including P. Diddy, 112, Whitney Houston, and Carl Thomas. She has won a Grammy for her 1998 hit song, I’ll Be Missing You.
Are Chyna Tahjere Griffin’s Parents Married?
As indicated, the parents of Chyna were never married at any point. They were said to have dated for a brief period before they parted ways after the birth of their daughter. Faith Evans revealed that she was initially involved with a man who was very abusive to her and made her terminate more than one pregnancy.
It was after this relationship that she met and fell in love with Griffin. The relationship was mostly a happy one and they seemed to bond easily thanks to the love they both have for music.
The pair welcomed their first and only child together, Chyana on April 1, 1993. At the time, Faith Evans was a young woman of 19 while Kiyamma was only 20. It didn’t take longa after this before the relationship came to an end. However, the reason why they parted ways remains unclear.
Who is Chyna Tahjere Griffin’s father Kiyamma Griffin?
Chyna Tahjere Griffin’s father is Kiyamma Griffin. His exact date of birth and age remain unknown bit what is known is that Griffin has been in the music scene for a very long time as a songwriter and producer. He is also a record producer.
Kiyamma owns a runs his music label and is the ECO if Quan Entertainment Inc. Before now, he worked with Heaven Soul Music as its CEO.
Even though Griffin and Faith Evans were no longer together, he still had a slid relationship with his daughter thanks to the effort he has put in to be a part of her life. That said, he is also a happily married man who tied the knot with a woman known as Ashley. Having dated for a long time, they got married in 2015 and they have 4 kids; Xaria Griffin who was born in 2009, Skiy Griffin, Eirene Griffin, and Dove Griffin.
She Had A Great Relationship With The Notorious B.I.G
After the failed relationship between Chyna’s parents, her mother and Biggie Smalls met for the first time in 1994. Their meeting was while working in Bad Boy Entertainment records. It was revealed that one evening, Biggie asked Faith for a ride and she obliged and that was how they started dating.
Only eight days later, they paired tied the knot in a simple event. For the next few years of her life, Chyna had the Notorious Big playing the role of a father in her life, and that was how the two became close.
When Faith Evans and Biggie Smalls met, neither of them was as big as they would later be, hence it is easy to state that Chyna was there when both her mom and the Notorious BIG were struggling to become stars.
The relationship between Biggie and Faith Evans went sour after the rumored relationship
Chyna Tahjere Griffin Is Also In The Entertainment Business
Growing up with a rapper mother, a father who was a record producer, and a stepfather who is a legendary rapper, Chyna was influenced into music from a very young age. She developed a strong love for music from a very young age and because of this, she started writing and playing keyboard even before the age of 10.
She did not go into music proper until in 2012 when she was years old. It was at that time that she released her first single, Grown Lady which made it to the billboard charts. The next song she released was Alright in the same year. She featured Kiyamma in the single.
Also known as Tahjere, the singer and rapper has also released some more songs including Don’t Speak in 2021, and then About You in 2023. In 2022, she dropped a cove for Muni Long’s Hrs And Hrs. While she is a very talented individual with a strong musical background, she is still trying to make a name for herself in the music scene.
Beyond her musical career, Chyna Tahjere Griffin has also made appearances in a couple of reality TV shows. The first show she appeared in is Celebrity Family Feud in 2017 when she featured as herself in its first episode. Her next appearance came in the first episode of Uncensored in 2019 when she again, played herself.
Chyna Tahjere Griffin Is Still Not Married
As regard her personal life, the American musician has maintained a love life away from the public domain. However, it is known that she is not yet married and has never been married in the past. In the same light, she doesn’t have any kids.
That said she has also not in too many relationships as per public knowledge. In fact, she has only been linked to one person in the past, Bobby Brown. It has been revealed that the two dated sometime in the past, having met in a recording studio. The relationship did not last a very long time before it came to an end as a result of unknown reasons.
At the moment, it is not clear if she is in a relationship, even though there are some online sources that claim she may be single.