Interesting Biography Facts
reality TV star, singer
July 30, 1986
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Tammy Rivera family members
Dione (late brother), Daryl (older brother), Kiesha and Becky (sisters)
Is Tammy Rivera a lesbian/bisexual?
What is Tammy Rivera marital status?
Who is Tammy Rivera husband?
Waka Flocka Flame
When did get married?
May 25, 2014
How many children does she have?
1 (daughter Charlie Malphurs)
Tammy Rivera husband
Waka Flocka Flame (husband)
Date of birth: May 31, 1986
Tammy and Waka have been together since 2011. They got married officially on May 25, 2014. In 2016 the couple separated for about 8 months. Rumor has it, the reason for the separation was Waka’s infidelity. Two hip hop stars managed to reconcile after Waka’s promise never to cheat her again. In 2019 the couple refreshed their wedding vows, and Tammy got a special present from her husband on their wedding anniversary – the ring with a huge diamond.
Tammy’s husband is famous for the hits “O Let’s Do It”, “Round of Applause” and many others. He has already released two studio albums, the first of which, “Flockaveli”, occupied the second position in the Top Hip Hop albums chart. His birth name is Juaquin James Malphurs.
Waka and Tammy bring up a daughter Charlie. Waka considers the girl as his child, although they are not blood-related.
Tammy Rivera kids
Charlie Malphurs (daughter)
Date of birth: July 2005
Charlie is Tammy’s teen daughter, who has already become a celebrity due to her mother. Tammy is so proud of her little girl and posts so many pictures of her on social media, that Charlie’s face has become known to each person from her mother’s fan base.
The name of Charlie’s biological dad is not known to the wide audience. Previously, Tammy had a surname “Williams”. She was rumored to be married to a man Brian Williams, who abused her and was imprisoned for that. He is speculated to be Charlie’s biological father.
Nevertheless, the girl considers Waka to be her daddy. By the way, on the fifth wedding anniversary, he presented a diamond ring not just to his wife Tammy, but to their daughter Charlie, too. But the girl’s diamond was not so big as her mother’s one.
Who are Tammy Rivera parents?
Oscar Rivera (father)
From Tammy’s posts on Instagram, it is obvious, that she is very close to her daddy. Nevertheless, the reality TV star hadn’t seen her father for ages. The reason is his long prison term.
Oscar was born in Puerto Rico. His parents moved him to USA when the boy was just 4 years old. At the age of 18, he served in the army. The young man was sent to Vietnam. After that, he returned to Puerto Rico, where he took part in national rebels against the monarchy. For political reasons, he was imprisoned. During many years his daughter Tammy couldn’t meet him, although she loved him all the time. In 2016 she finally reconnected with Daddy Oscar. She visited him in prison with her daughter.
Date of birth: September 2
Mona’s age is not known even to her daughter Tammy, who used to tell her fans on Instagram, that her mom doesn’t tell anyone about it.
But obviously, the age is the only secret, which Mona keeps from her daughter – in all other spheres of their life the women are very close. They spend a lot of time together and share a close bond. Mona helps Tammy with her daughter Charlie. She likes her son-in-law Waka, too.
Tammy Rivera siblings
Dione (late brother)
Tammy shared with her fans the sad story about her older brother, Dione. He was tragically killed when he went out late at night to buy a snack for his pregnant girlfriend. Till now Tammy misses him and his jokes. The man used to tell, that she was adopted because her skin color was whiter in comparison with other members of their family.
Except for Dione, Tammy has three other siblings – sisters Kiesha and Becky and an older brother Daryl.
Keisha manages her jewelry line.
Tammy gained fame as the participant of the reality show “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta”. In 2018 she changed the focus of her career from participating in the TV show to making music. She released the debut extended play “Fate”, which consists of seven hit tracks.
She comes from Baltimore, Maryland and has African-American roots from her mother’s side and Nicaraguan roots from her father’s one. Tammy had never thought about becoming famous till she met the rapper Waka Flocca in one of the night clubs. Her best friend was obsessed with the rapper, and she convinced Tammy to go to the club on the day of Waka’s performance.
In 2013 she joined her loved one at the set of “Love & Hip Hop”. The easy-going attractive person, she immediately became the star of the show and gained massive following there.
As of now, she is an Instagram star with 6+ million followers. Besides, she is an aspiring singer, who is responsible for the hit “All These Kisses”.
Interesting and fun facts
- Waka, Tammy’s husband, decided to marry her that very moment he had seen her for the first time.
- She is a swimsuit designer. The woman owns the line of swimsuits, called “T. Rivera”. She told, that it was very important for her to make clothes for women of various body types. It’s not necessary to have a model-like body to wear Tammy’s apparel.
- She believes that it’s brain and personality, what makes a woman look sexy, not her appearance.
- In her free time, she likes to stay at home without makeup, to search on the web and to watch Lifetime shows.
- Her height is 5 ft 1 in and her weight is 124 pounds. She is not so tall, but looks very hot. The fans like her curvaceous body.