Among the list of famous American singers, there is a singer, actress, and dancer Mya Harrison. Her net worth is $4 million. She was born in Washington, D.C., US on October 10, 1979. She has an Italian-American father and an African-American mother. She has two brothers, Nijel and Chaz. She studied at Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Greenbelt, Maryland.
Harrison is a member of the Screen Actors Guild. She has received numerous awards and nominations in her career. She was also named as one of the top 10 performers by the Grammy Awards. Her debut album was sold a million copies in the United States. She was also named by Billboard as one of the top pop artists of the 2000s. She has also starred in a few films. She has appeared in many television shows as well. She also has a non-profit organization named Mya Arts and Technology Foundation, which aims to help people with disabilities.
She has starred in the movie “Chicago”, which is a box office hit. She has also starred in other movies like “Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights” and “Should We Dance?”. Her third studio album, Moodring, was released in 2003. It reached number three on the Billboard 200 chart in the United States. The album also earned her $1.285 million in revenue. She is also known for her role in the Lifetime original Christmas film, “Rainbow Sun Francks” in December 2007. In addition, she has been romantically involved with rapper Cam’ron, rapper Jay-Z, rapper Silk The Shocker, rapper Game, and singer Larry Johnson. In addition to her musical career, Harrison has also worked as a spokesperson for PETA. She has received awards from the ALMA Awards and the Teen Choice Awards. She has appeared in many music videos and films.
Harrison has starred in the movie “Dirty Dancing: Girls’ Night” which is a remake of the 1994 movie, “Dirty Dancing”. She also starred in “The Penthouse”, “Cover”, “Shall We Dance?”, and “The Heart Specialist”. She is also known for her role in the musical film “Dirty Dancing: The Legend of Michael Jackson” which was released in 2007. In addition, she has starred in several TV shows. She has also been in a romantic relationship with rapper DeSean Jackson.
In the late 1990s, Harrison signed with the Interscope Records label. She released her self-titled debut album in 1998. She also released a mixtape called Beauty & the Streets Vol. 1, which was released on the Planet 9 and Young Empire Music Group. In 2002, she was nominated for a Grammy for her collaboration with Labelle on the song “Lady Marmalade”. The song “Lady Marmalade” reached the top of the Billboard Hot 100 for five weeks.
Harrison’s third studio album was also a hit, earning gold status from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). The album featured the hit song “My Love Is Like” and also reached number 15 on the Billboard Hot 100. In addition, Harrison released three R&B-inspired EPs in 2014.