For many adulthoods is the reflection of their childhood, but not for this former ‘Love and Hip Hop’ star. Samaya Reece had all the negative impacts on her childhood one can have, but in spite of that, she is now top-rated reality celebrity, actress, and a singer.
Somaya Reece is recognized as the founder of the detox tea company Get Slim Tea, which helps in losing weight. She also is the Health Food Chef.
How Much Is Somaya’s Net Worth?
The reality celebrity made a mark in the entertainment fraternity through her reality show called “Love and Hip Hop.” She now invests and owns many business ventures which contribute to her fortune. Throughout her career, she has amassed a net worth of $4 million, which is stupendous given the place where she started from. She also has been accumulating million dollars from her company Get Slim Detox Tea, which was established in late 2014. As per the Forbes Magazine, her company earned over $2.5 million in revenue until 2017.
After battling out an abusive relationship and traumatic phase in early life, she stepped up to become the modern great. She got recognition after she became one of the casts of “Love and Hip Hop.” The reality series on VH1 aired on 6th March 2011 and after making two seasons in a row; she moved to another reality show called “Famously Single.”
Except for her reality show, she also appeared as an actress in “American Psycho” (2002), “The Scorpio King” (2002), “Go For It” (2009), and much more. She also creates weight loss products through her company named “This Fits Me.”
Engaged To Lady Luck!
Shanell “Lady Luck” Jones had a crush on Somaya back in 2013. She even purposed Somaya in a comment, but it didn’t take any shape back then.
Somaya Reece and fiancée, Shanell “Lady Luck” together on January 2017 (Photo: heavy.com)
In the season finale of “First Family of Hip Hop,” Lady Luck popped up the question, and Somaya said yes! The lesbian couple got engaged on 20th March 2017. The couple was planning an exotic wedding ceremony to start their married life. Lady Luck said;
“We're just enjoying each other. We haven't set any dates. We're still doing investigations and studying to see different ceremonies.”
But, unfortunately, their relationship couldn't end up with marriage as they called off their engagement in November 2017. As confirmed by thejasminebrand.com, they broke up with each other secretly keeping things private. During her past, she had a son. On 17 November 2018, she addressed her hard time with Instagram fans in the post, where she revealed that she lost her son in Los Angeles. Also, she shared her tragic story about how her boyfriend tried to murder her.
Currently, it seems like Somaya is single and has no interest to date anyone. On her Instagram post on 8 February 2019, she told that dating someone was never a need in her life.
Turbulence In Early Life!!
Somaya battled with several troubles life during her early life. When she was just aged 13, she had the first relationship who tricked her into falling in love. After her breakup with her first boyfriend, she left the house and joined a gang. It is there where she met a guy and started dating him. They started having an explicit affair and even got pregnant.
She thought she was only getting fat, but after she returned to the home, her mother knew about the pregnancy. Her mother then threw her out of the house when she was into five months of pregnancy.
Don't Want To Miss: Adrian Grenier Married, Wife, Girlfriend, Dating, Ethnicity, Net Worth
After being homeless for a month, she stayed in the home of her boyfriend’s mother who was abusive and used to beat her. She gave birth to the child in spite of obstacles. After giving birth, she received death threats from guys who were associated with her boyfriend. But that was it, as her son then got poisoned and murdered by the group of people. She saw her son take his last breath in agonizing pain in her arms and still remembers that traumatic phase. But she grew up into a responsible woman, and now success stories start with her.
Not only that but she is also the inspiration for people who want to lose weight and says that it’s all about thinking you can. After getting a health scare due to weight gain, she lost weight through a healthy diet and even launched a set of weight loss products for others.
Somaya’s Short Bio And Family:
Somaya Reece was born on 17 June 1983, in Los Angeles, California which makes age 35. According to wiki sources, Somaya was born to an alcoholic father and abusive mother, which made her childhood a hell. She belongs to Salvadorian ethnicity and holds American nationality. The height of 5 feet and 9 inches and maintained body shape give her exquisite look and personality.