Amara La Negra Wiki, Engaged, Dating, Measurements

By Kishor Shahi | Updated On: 17 Nov, 2019
Amara La Negra Wiki, Engaged, Dating, Measurements

Quick Information

Date of Birth October 04, 1990 Age 30 Years 9 Month(s)
Nationality American Profession Musical Artist
Marital Status Single Divorced Not Yet
Boyfriend/Dating Usher (Rumored) Gay/Lesbian No
Net Worth Not Disclosed Ethnicity Afro-American
Social Media Facebook, Twitter, Instagram Children/Kids Not Yet
Height 5 Feet 8 Inches (173 cm) Parents Ana Maria Oleaga (Mother)

Amara La Negra is a musical artist known for her rapping skills and participation in TV series Love and Hip Hop: Miami. She signed a multi-album record deal with Fast Life Entertainment Worldwide and BMG after President Zach Katz discovered and saw potential in her. She is also a well-known celebrity on Instagram and has racked over 1.6 million followers.

Amara's Parents: Needs Mother's Approval For Dating

Amara grew up in the Allapattah neighborhood of Miami with her Dominican Republic native mother, Ana Maria Olega. Ana emigrated to the U.S. solely for her daughter and raised her as a single mother. Although the American musical artist has not gushed many details about her father, she shared the throwback picture of her childhood photo with her father on 14 January 2018 on her Instagram. She posses her Afro-Latina hair from her parents.

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As a single parent, her mother worked hard and toiled five jobs to support her daughter. She also encouraged Amara to perform at various stages during childhood. The mother-and-daughter have remained inseparable since Amara's birth. As a daughter, she has promised to buy her mother a big house someday.

Amara La Negra and her mother, Ana Maria Olega in a picture posted on 1 January 2018 (Photo: Instagram)

Amara shares a beautiful bond with her mother. Even when it comes to her dating life, she needs to provide every detail to Ana and grant her approval. Not only her mother attends business meetings with her but also the romantic dates of her daughter. Amara admits it's like a triple dating when her mother comes with her on a romantic date night. Throughout their bonding, she and Ana have become best friends.

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Reportedly Dating American Singer, Alleged Cheating Co-Star's Boyfriend

Amara, 27, is reported to be dating 40-year-old fellow American singer Usher after he got separated from his ex-wife, Grace Miguel, in March 2018. Both of the musical artists met each other in Los Angeles during her talk show, The Real. She was there in Usher's white car with another woman in the backseat on 6 March 2018. 

Amara La Negra with her rumored boyfriend, Usher (Photo: Facebook)

According to sources, Usher is fast with relationships, and they fell in quick love. The sources also added that they would not get surprised if the American singer Usher got engaged to the rapper and walked down an aisle with her.

Following her rumors with Usher, she was also rumored cheating her friend Brittney Taylor's boyfriend in March 2018. According to, she allegedly slept with her co-star's boyfriend in her house and 'f*cked her friend's man.' The rapper admitted she had spent a night at Brittney's home but claimed she had not done any sexual activities.

Dating Rumors

In April 2019, Amara La Negra appeared as a guest on The Domenick Nati Show on iHeart Radio, where she talked about her rumored relationship with Usher and Chadwick Bosman. During the show, she cleared out dating rumors with Usher stating that they were 'just friends.' Also, she mentioned that she did not want to speak about her personal affairs. But when asked if she was dating, she responded that she was dating her new single ‘Insecure,’ which was out, and that was the love of her life.

Similarly, Amara did speak about her possible relationship with the Black Panther star, Chadwick Bosman. She mentioned that she was not dating Chadwick, but he was one of the actors that she admired. 

Dating EmJay?

Amara La Negra hinted at her new relationship with the brother of Shay Johnson's brother, EmJay, back in early April 2019. She flashed her fling with the R&B/bachata recording artist through an Instagram. 

Amara captioned the image, 'There is Something about a Gentleman That gets me Weakhe' in a picture of EmJay kissing her hand. However, fewer audiences believed that she was seriously in a relationship with him as she swirled the signs of her romance on Aprils' Fool day.

Later, she said that she and EmJay first met at the courtside of a basketball game in 2017. Also, they were photographed together, but she stated that she sat alongside him because there were no seats left in the court. 

Besides, the couple has been spotted several times being romantic. Although there is no information regarding when and how they started their relationship, the lovely pair, currently treasures a close bond. 

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Short Bio

Born on 4 October 1990 in Miami, Florida, Amara La Negra's birth name is Dana Danelys De Los Santos. She took acting and modeling classes while growing up in Miami. At the young age of four, Amara became a regular part of Spanish show Sabado Gigante. 

As per wiki, Amara became unsuccessful in breaking the stereotype of 'Black Woman' when the co-host Lenard Larry McKelvey questioned her identity as Afro-Latina. Her body measurements are 35-26-36 inches and stand at a height of ‎1.73 m (5′ 8'').