Keke Wyatt is an American R&B singer, songwriter, and television personality. She began her career as a backing vocalist for artists such as Aaliyah, Ginuwine, and Joe. In 2000, she released her debut album Soul Sista, which spawned the hit single “Saturday Love”. She released her second album, Who Knew in 2001. In 2007, she appeared on the reality TV show R&B Divas: Atlanta, which follows the lives of female R&B singers. In 2014, she was a cast member on the reality TV show Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars. She has also released several singles throughout her career and continues to perform and tour.
|Real Name/Full Name||Ke’Tara Shavon Wyatt|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Keke Wyatt|
|Birth Place:||Indiana, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||10 March 1982|
|Age/How Old:||39 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 167 cm|
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 68 Kg|
In Pounds – 150 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father- Keever Wyatt II|
Mother- Lorna Wyatt
|Siblings:||Keever Wyatt III, Keever West, Kendall Wyatt and Keever Wyatt IV|
|School:||Shortridge High School, Indianapolis|
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Zachariah Darring (m. 2018)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Ke’Mar Von Ford, Kendall Miguel Ford, Ke’Yoshi Bella Ford, Ke’Riah Darring, Wyatt Ford, Rahjah Ke’ Morton, Ke’Tarah Victoria Morton, Keyver Wyatt Morton|
|Profession:||Singer, Television Personality|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2023|
Ke’Tara Shavon Wyatt, popularly known as Keke Wyatt is an American R&B artist, actress, and television personality. She started her musical endeavors in her early childhood and garnered national attention for the first time when she was nominated for her single track Nothing in this World in collaboration with fellow R&B artist Avant in 2004 for the Soul Train Lady of the Soul Award.
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Biography and Early Life
Keke Wyatt was brought to this world on 10 March 1982 in Indianapolis. The name of her parents was Lorna Wyatt, father Keever Wyatt II. She was a part of a seven-member family, including her four brothers. She was first introduced to singing when she took part in gospels and choirs. This happened when she was two. She was also exposed to contemporary R&B as a child in which she decided to make a career.
While in high school, she was a part of the varsity wrestling team. As a teenager, she performed with many girl groups. She met a renowned producer, Steve Huff who tried marketing her songs in hopes of giving her great opportunity in the future. But Wyatt met with cold disappointment in her early years of singing when the majority of hit songs, whose lyrics were written by her, were sold without giving any credit to her.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Keke Wyatt in 2023, and what are her height and weight? Well, Keke Wyatt’s age is 39 years old as of today’s date 25th January 2023 having been born on 10 March 1982. Though she is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 167 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 150 lbs in pounds and 68 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and her hair color is Blonde.
Keke Wyatt attended Shortridge High School in Indianapolis. This is the maximum information we have regarding her education. We are still trying to gather more details about her academic life.
Personal Life: Husband
Keke Wyatt With Husband Zackariah Darring
Wyatt’s first marriage was at the age of 18. She married her road manager Rahmat Morton with whom she had three children, but the third one was a stillbirth. The couple split in 2001 and this made headlines. Reports said that she had stabbed her then-husband Morton.
Later in a 2012 episode of the reality show R&B Divas, she explained that it was done for self-defense. She opened up in later years when she said that Morton was abusive, to her and her children. She filed for a divorce against him and was also indicted for second-degree assault.
In 2010, she remarried, and this time to an ordained minister Micheal Ford who also appeared in R&B Divas along with her. The couple was parents to five children together, two of which were from Wyatt’s previous marriage, one from Ford’s previous marriage, and two children that the couple had together.
In September 2017, the couple divorced and during that time Wyatt was eight months pregnant with her ninth child and one of their children was battling cancer. Wyatt later said that her relationship with Ford was toxic and he was having an affair with a girl too.
In October 2018, she announced her marriage to Zachariah Darring. The couple recently had a child together, on 6 January 2020, a son whose name is Ke’Riah Darring.
Having grown up in a musical family, Wyatt wanted to make a career in R&B but she did not realize it until her teens when she started performing with other girl groups. But her breakthrough did not happen until 2004, after her successful collaboration with R&B singer Avant was nominated for the Soul Train Lady of the Soul Award.
She first started working with Avant when she was 15 when she recorded the song “My First Love” which went on to become a part of his album My Thoughts. Keke also encountered various famous singers such as Chris Kelly, Bill Woodson, and Billy Badd, and famous multi-platinum producer and composer Jorage Corante and Emmanuel Officer.
Her first single Used to Love created a lot of buzz but that faded pretty quickly. Her second follow-up single “Nothing in This World” with Avant ranked high in the BillBoards chart and No. 4 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks chart. It was even a blockbuster on other popular charts. Her solo Soul Sista, which was released in 2001 ranked No. 33 on Billboards 200.
She was also an early incarnation of the girl group Destiny’s Child but was later replaced with Beyonce. She changed her recording label MCA Records in 2004 and signed a contract with Cash Money Records/Universal Motown Records which was negotiated by her ex-husband/Road manager Rahmat Morton.
Wyatt has also been part of television shows like R&B Divas: Atlanta, in which she was cast in 2017. It was produced by TV One and featured the lives of five 1990s chart-topping R&B singers. Wyatt appeared in that show for all the 3 seasons in which the show lasted.
Keke Wyatt’s greatest achievement so far was when her single Nothing in this World in collaboration with Avant was nominated for the Soul Train Lady of the Soul Award which is an annual music awards show that honors the best in Mix Culture music and entertainment. The show is produced by the makers of Soul Train, which is an American music-dance television program.
Wyatt is currently a spokesperson for the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) and also is involved with various non-profit organizations.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Keke Wyatt in 2023
Keke Wyatt’s Net Worth
As of 2023, Keke Wyatt is believed to have an estimated net worth of $5 million. She is a well-known singing and television personality and started working and earning money at a very young age. Her most significant income comes from her singing career as well as the TV shows she appeared in. She also has her own YouTube channel called KeKe Wyatt with more than three hundred thousand subscribers.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- She is the mother of nine children
- She covered Marvin Gayes What’s Going On with her brother Keeves West in event
- She is the only girl among the five siblings
- She is the spokesperson of NCADV and advertises anti-domestic violence organizations
- She shaved her head once to support her son who was battling cancer.
Wyatt had undergone many pain and obstacles in life but still managed to make it this far and keep the limelight on her and her career. Mother of nine children, Wyatt is an inspiration for many women who have suffered domestic violence.