Dionne Farris Biography
Dionne Farris is an American singer, songwriter, producer, and actress born and brought up in New Jersey, United States. Farris is well known for her first album, Wild Seed- Wild Flower released in 1994 on Columbia Records. Additionally, Dionne features on the hip hop group, Arrested Development in 1992, in the hit single, Tennessee.
Dionne Farris Age
Dionne Yvette Farris is 50 years old as of 2019, she was born on December 4th, 1969, in Plainfield, New Jersey, United States. She celebrates her birthday every December 4th of every year and her birth sign is Sagittarius. Farris will be turning 51years on December 4th, 2020.
Dionne Farris Height
Farris stands at an average height and moderate weight. She appears to be quite tall if her photos, relative to her surroundings, are anything to go by. However, details regarding her actual height and other body measurements are currently not publicly available. We are keeping tabs and will update this information once it is out.
Dionne Farris Education
Farris took her first dance lesson while she was three years old at Irene Parker Dance Studio in Hamilton Township, New Jersey. Majorly, Dionne danced ballet, jazz, tap, and toe. However, Farris opted to sing while she was 13 years old.
Her first performance was at Peter Muschal Elementary School in Bordertown, New Jersey. Farris had been selected as one of two students to join the regional children’s choir. Additionally, Dionne was a member of the New Jersey Singer’s Choir under the director, Gary Farquhar.
Farris graduated from Bordentown Regional High School in 1987 and she joined Mercer County Community College to study photography. While in High school, Dionne sang Whitney Houston’s song, Saving All My Love For You, in the Miss Hemisphere Pageant regional competitions in Miami, Florida.
Dionne Farris Parents
Her parents are Mr. Richard Farris and Mrs. Larraine (Wall) Farris. Both of Farris’ parents had musical talents and aspirations and thus they named Dionne after their favorite singer, Dionne Warwick.
However, Dionne has been raised by her single mother in Bordentown, New Jersey. Farris has been a huge fan of Diana Ross. During Diana Ross’s concert, Dionne’s uncle lifted her and she got a kiss from Diana. It is not known if she has siblings or not.
Dionne Farris Spouse
During her early career, when she joined a band in Plainfield, New Jersey, Farris was dating Donald ‘Rasa Don’ Jones, a member of the Arrested Development. Additionally, Dionne was in a relationship with David Ryan Harris. David Ryan Harris was a former Follow For Now member. Together, they were blessed with a daughter, Yung Baby Tate.
Dionne Farris Daughter, Yung Baby Tate
Farris has one daughter, Tate Farris (commonly known as Yung Babe Tate) from her past relationship with David Ryan Harris. Tate Farris is an American singer, rapper, and record producer born in Decatur, Georgia, United States. She is well known as Dionne’s daughter and also for her first full-length album, Girls, released in February 2019.
Yung Baby Tate Age
Tate Farris is 24 years old as of 2020, she was born on May 13th, 1996, in Decatur Georgia, United States. She celebrates her birthday every May 13th of every year. Yung Baby Tate will be 25 years old on May 13th, 2021. Her birth sign is Taurus.
Dionne Farris Net Worth
Farris’ net worth is publicly not available. Her primary source of income is her career as a Television Personality. Through her various sources of income, we believe that Dionne has been able to accumulate a good net worth but prefers to keep it private. We will update this section once this information is available.
Dionne Farris Measurements and Facts
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Dionne Farris Bio and Wiki
- Full Names: Dionne Yvette Farris
- Popular As: Dionne
- Gender: Female
- Occupation / Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Producer, and Actress
- Nationality: American
- Race / Ethnicity: Updating
- Religion: Christianity
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
Dionne Farris Birthday
- Age / How Old?: 50years (2019)
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Date of Birth: December 4th, 1969
- Place of Birth: Plainfield, New Jersey, United States
- Birthday: December 4th
Dionne’s Body Measurements
- Body Measurements: Updating
- Height / How Tall?: Updating
- Weight: Updating
- Eye Color: Black
- Hair Color: Black
- Shoe Size: Updating
- Dress Size: Updating
- Breast Size: Updating
- Waist Size: Updating
- Hip Size: Updating
Dionne Farris Family and Relationship
- Father (Dad): Mr. Richard Farris
- Mother: Mrs. Larraine (Wall) Farris
- Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): Updating
- Marital Status: Single
- Husband/Spouse: Updating
- Dating / Boyfriend: Not Applicable
- Children: two
Dionne Farris Networth and Salary
- Net Worth: $1 Million- $5 Million
- Salary: Updating
- Source of Income: sports journalist, author, and cultural critic
Farris House and Cars
- Place of living: Updating
- Cars: Car Brand to be Updated
Dionne Farris Tupac
When Tupac was arrested, he listened to Dionne’s song. During an interview, after he was released from jail, Tupac Shakur admitted that Dionne’s songs got him through the situations.
Dionne Farris Career
At first, Farris did music while she was a member of Arrested Development. She sang 3 songs with the group, “Fishin’ 4 Religion”, “Give a Man a Fish” and “Tennessee”. Additionally, Dionne went on the team’s first national tour although she was not a member officially. Dionne left the Arrested Development in September 1992 before the show at Fox Theater.
This was after she fought with Speech and co-leader Headliner. Afterward, Dionne reached out to Milton Davis and David Harris for a collaboration. Randy Jackson, a former judge on American Idol, signed Dionne to a deal at Columbia Records. Farris released her first album, Wild Seed- Wild Flower in 1994 and featured the single, I Know.
Later on, on April 8th, 1995, Dionne was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live and she performed ‘I Know’. Additionally, she performed a root acoustic rendition of the Beatles song ‘Blackbird’. Also, in 1995, Dionne released her version of Billy Taylor’s “I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free” which appeared as a soundtrack to the documentary, The Promised Land.
Dionne Farris, I Know lyrics
Dionne Farris Albums
- Wild Seed – Wild Flower (1994), Columbia
- For Truth If Not Love (2007), Music World
- Signs of Life, (2011), Free & Clear Records
- Dionne Get Your Gunn (2013), Free & Clear Records
Dionne Farris Songs
- Lady Dy, The Mixtape pt. 1 (2011), Free & Clear Records
- “I Know” (1995), Sony
- “Don’t Ever Touch Me Again” (1995), Sony
- “Passion” (1996), Sony
- “Food for Thought” (1996), Sony [promo]
- “For Once in My Life” (1996), The Truth About Cats & Dogs (movie soundtrack)
- “Hopeless” (1997), Sony
- The Promised Land (1994), Columbia
- The Truth About Cats & Dogs (1996), A&M
- First Wives Club (1996), Work Group
- Ghosts of Mississippi (1996), Sony
- Love Jones (1997), Sony
Frequent Asked Questions About Dionne Farris
Who is Dionne Farris?
Dionne Farris is an acclaimed singer, songwriter, producer, and actress who gained extensive recognition after releasing her first album, Wild Seed – Wild Flower in 1994 on Columbia Records.
How old is Dionne Farris?
Dionne Farris is an American national born on December 4th, 1969, in Plainfield, New Jersey, United States.
How tall is Dionne Farris?
Dionne stands at an average height, she has not shared her height with the public. Her height will be listed once we have it from a credible source.
Is Dionne Farris married?
No, throughout her life, Dionne has been in relationships with some of hip-hop music’s most celebrated stars, including Donald ‘Rasa Don’ and David Ryan Harris. Although she’s dated many other prominent men, Dionne has never been married.
How much is Dionne Farris worth?
Dionne has not yet revealed her net worth. We will update this section when we get and verify information about the wealth and properties under her name.
Where does Dionne live?
Because of security reasons, Dionne has not shared his precise location of residence. We will immediately update this information if we get the location and images of her house.
Is Farris dead or alive?
Dionne is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of her being sick or having any health-related issues.
Where is Dionne now?
Dionne Farris is an American singer, songwriter, producer, and actress who is well known for her first album, Wild Seed- Wild Flower released in 1994 on Columbia Records. Additionally, Dionne features on the hip hop group, Arrested Development in 1992, in the hit single, Tennessee.
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