People familiar with the VH1’s show Love and Hip Hop: New York might recognize Rah Ali from her debut on season 3 in 2013. The hip hop star also had as a guest in later seasons 4 and 5. She was also recognized as Blinged Out Bombshell in the show.
Professionally, she is the owner of a promotional company, 5 Approved and also owns the shoe stores.
Wiki-Bio & Family
Hailing from New York, Rah Ali grew up along with her two elder brothers. In her family, she is close to her father and also prefers to call herself as Poppa's Baby. She resembles her mom and dad always as an illustration of the perfect couple, who celebrated 41st anniversary back on 21 January 2012.
The Love & Hip Hop star was born on 27 January 1984 in New York City, USA. She stands at the height of 1.70m (5 ft 6 inch) tall. Her real name is Rashidah Ali.
Rah, who maintains a low-key personal life, is a married woman. She got engaged back in 2013 but didn’t reveal any information regarding her fiancé.
Keeping things close to the chest, The Hip Hop star secretly shared the wedding vows in a private ceremony held in Miami on 27 July 2017. On the 1st anniversary, she even mentioned her husband as a best friend.
Rah's throwback picture of a wedding(Photo: Rah Instagram)
Though the love duo is about to exceed their marriage with two years of intimacy, Rah hasn’t shed light regarding her husband's bio. So, we are unsure whether she got married to her fiance or is he a different person.
Rah has even asserted in her interview in August 2017 that she didn't prefer to show off her personal life on social media.
Apart from the marriage talk, Rah faced the tragic miscarriage in May 2019. She sadly lost her unborn baby daughter, who was only five-months-old. She named her stillborn baby as Sanaa.
While pouring her anguish with PEOPLE, she told that she faced a stomach cramp, but she just ignored it thinking it was just normal side effects of pregnancy. But later, when things went worse, she was rushed to the hospital where she was forced into labor. Unfortunately, she lost her daughter Sanaa because of premature birth.
Her 20 weeks of the journey to becoming mother ended up with a miscarriage.
Plastic Surgery and Scandals
Living a celebrity life doesn’t only include limelight and stardom, sometimes stars swim a pool of rumors and scandals. The hip hop artist wasn’t an exception to the case.
In 2016, she was rumored to have undergone through a plastic surgery which included two of her ribs removed for smaller waists, which helped her to get small waists with a curvaceous body figure and lose in weight.
The rib removing controversial surgery is illegal in the United States, so she reportedly did the surgery while enjoying a trip down to Columbia.
Rah hasn’t given any specification in the matter of the rumor, so we are still obscure about the rumor being true or not.
Away from the controversy, she has had few scandals and feud cases in the past. She fell into a scandal for fist fighting rapper Cardi B (wife of Offset a.k.a Kiari Cephus) in September 2018 during New York Fashion Week. Rah stepped in when Cardi attacked Nicki Minaj over personal disputes.
According to a report made by URBANISLANDZ, Rah favored Nicki in the fight and attacked Cardi to which cardi ended up with a big lump on forehead.
Besides appearance in season 3 as a contestant and season 4 & 5 in the show Love & Hip Hop: New York, Rah owns lofty shoe boutiques in Atlanta and New York. She started her boutiques at the tender age of 23, and her store has attained clients from Alicia Keys to Kim Kardashian, former wife of Damon Thomas.
Prior to that, Rah worked as CEO for promotion and artist development company 5 Approved. As of now, the net worth of the hip hop star and entrepreneur is estimated to be around $800 thousands.