American singer and actress, Nona Gaye have been taking center stage for the past few years. But more importantly, she is recognized as the grand-daughter of the jazz legend Slim Gilliard and the daughter of the legendary Marvin Gaye. It comes as no surprise to find out that she’s followed the footstep of parents and grandparents.
At the tender age of 14, Nona released Love for the Future, which turned out to be her stepping stone towards success.
Being a single mother is not an easy task; she bears twice the stress, twice the work, and twice the tears. But, in return, she receives twice the hugs, love, and pride from children. Nona Gaye unquestionably deserves respect and honor, who has been raising her kid as a single mother.
Yes! Nona Gaye is a mother to son Nolan Gaye, whose father was revealed to be Justin Martinez. Not many details about Justin and his relationship with Nona has surfaced. Also, the reason behind their split is yet a mystery. But whatever the case, as a single mama, Nona has done a pretty good job at raising her son Nolan who’s already in his early 20’s. As confirmed, she named her son after a grandfather, Marvin Pentz Gaye Jr. Aart from her affair with Justin, Nona dated the legendary singer Prince, going back to the early ‘90s. The pair dated for about three years before calling it quits.
As of 2019, from what we’ve managed to come across, it seems Nona is single and not dating anyone. At the age of 45 years, it would seem that Nona is single and happy as she can ever be.
Over the years, Nona has gone on to release several singles that have gone on to gain considerable success in the market. Her singles "I'm Overjoyed," "The Things That We All Do for Love," and "Love Sign" have garnered fame as well as fortune.
Apart from being a singer, Nona is also an actress and has acted in different movies alongside top actors. Her movie credits include The Matrix, The Polar Express, Crash, XXX2: The Next Level, Blood and Bone, and The Gospel. And with that all, as of now, she has managed to accumulate a decent net worth of $3 million to her name.
Wiki & Bio: Family
Nona Gaye came into this world on the 4th of Septemeber, 1974 in Washington, DC. Her father was the legendary singer Marvin Gay. She grew up with brothers Marvin III and Frankie (age 43).
Nona with her mother Janish, her late father Marvin and her younger brother Frankie. (Photo: The Marvin Gaye Family Page Facebook)
Her grandfather killed her father after a heated argument. As confirmed, Marvin Gaye Sr., shot in the heart an then in the shoulder of his son Marvin Jr. At 1 pm, he was pronounced dead. Also, Nona's grandfather is nor more alive; he died at the nursing home in 1998.
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Talking about her physical attributes, Nona stands at the height of 5’ 10”. She holds American nationality and is of African-American ethnicity.