Tionne Watkins Biography
Tionne Watkins (Tionne Tenese Watkins) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and radio personality who was born in Des Moines, IA, and brought up in Atlanta, GA, USA. she is famous for being a member of the American girl group TLC. Additionally, Watkins, also known as T-Boz is a 4x Grammy Award-Winning singer with the group TLC.
Tionne Watkins Age
Watkins was born on April 26, 1970, in Des Moines, IA, United States of America. She celebrates her birthday on April 26 yearly. Watkins will be 51 years of age on April 26, 2021.
Tionne Watkins Height
Tionne is a woman of below-average stature. She stands at a height of 5’3″ (approx. 1.6 meters). Watkins also weighs 132 lbs (60 kgs).
Tionne Watkins Family
Tionne was born to both parents in a small-sized family as the only child. Watkins’s parents are called James Watkins and Gayle Watkins.
Tionne Watkins Husband | Mack 10
American rapper and actor Dedrick D’Mon Rollison often referred by the name Mack 10 married Tionne on Aug 19, 2000. Details about their wedding are rather scarce and unavailable, however, they are blessed with one child named, Chase Anela Rolison. However, she filed for a divorce in 2004. Mark 10 and Watkins official divorced on 12 Nov 2004.
Additionally, she filed for a restraining order against Mack 10 claiming that he was violent to her daughter and her. Watkins currently resides in Georgia with her son Chance.
Tionne Watkins Kids and Daughter | Chase Anela Rolison
Tionne has one kid with ex-husband American rapper Mack 10. Watkins’ daughter is called Chase Anela Rolison. She also has an adopted son called Chance. Chase Anela Rolison was born on Oct 20, 2000. Additionally, Chase Anela Rolison starred as the young version of Tionne Watkins in the 2013 biographical TV movie CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story.
Tionne Watkins Son
Tionne always wanted to have a son, after her divorce with rapper Mack 10, Watkins adopted Chance in 2016. Chance was born in March 2016. Watkins loves and treats Chance as her own born child and has always proved that despite the public rant and opinion.
Tionne Watkins Measurements and Facts
Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Tionne.
- Full Name: Tionne Tenese Watkins
- Age: 50 years (2020)
- Date of Birth: April 26, 1970
- Place of Birth: Des Moines, IA
- Birthday: April 26
- Nationality: American
- Father’s Name: James Watkins
- Mother’s Name: Gayle Watkins
- Spouse: Divorced from Mack 10
- Children: Chase Anela Rolison, and Chance
- Height: 5’3″ (1.6 m)
- Weight: 132 lbs (60 Kg)
- Hair Color: Blonde
- Eye Color: Brown
- Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Radio personality
- Known For: Singer in the group TLC
- Net worth: $500 thousand
Tionne Watkins Net Worth
Tionne has enjoyed a long career in the music and entertainment industry spanning almost three decades. Through proceeds from her work as a songwriter/ radio personality and actress, she has been able to accumulate a modest fortune. Watkins has an estimated net worth of $500 Thousand in 2020. Furthermore, she filed for bankruptcy in Oct 2011.
Tionne Watkins Tlc
Tionne joined the American girl group TLC after she was shortlisted during the auditions. TLC initially comprised of Tionne Watkins, Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas. However, the group was only officially signed as TLC in 1991. The American girl group has won an impressive four Grammy Awards.
TLC has released four albums including, Ooooooohhh… On the TLC Tip, CrazySexyCool, FanMail, 3D, and TLC. They won a Grammy for the hits Scrubs that was written by Kandi Burruss, Creep, Waterfalls, and Unpretty.
Additionally, Watkins and Thomas have produced a biographical film about TLC called CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story that was released in 2013. Additionally, Tionne’s daughter Chase Anela Rolison starred as her mother in the film.
Moreover, Tionne has also featured in her four-episode reality TV show series called Totally T-Boz that aired on the TLC network. TLC’s notable work includes the TLC album that was released on June 30, 2017, and guest vocals on Crooked Smile by Hip Hop sensations J. Cole.
Tionne Watkins Days Of Our Lives
Tionne first starred in American soap opera Days of Our Lives as a prison inmate called Sheila between Nov and Dec 2016. Moreover, Watkins starred in recurring roles of the soap opera in 2017 and 2018. She played the voice character to Trolland, aka Trollz in Days of Our Lives in 2017.
Tionne Watkins Sickle Cell
Tionne was diagnosed with sickle cell anemia in 1977 when she was just seven years old. Her doctors claimed that she would not live past 30, she would be disabled her entire life, and that she could not bear children_which she proved ALL wrong.
However, her daughter Chase Anela Rolison was born prematurely. While breastfeeding her newborn Chase, she went into a coma and spent three days in the ICU. Nevertheless, through God’s will and the tireless efforts of the doctors, she came out of the coma and recuperated perfectly without any disabilities. Watkins is a sickle cell anemia survivor and is currently a spokesperson for the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America.
Tionne Watkins Brain Tumor
Tionne had complications from the illness sickle cell anemia where she developed a brain tumor in 2005. Doctors diagnosed Watkins with a deadly brain tumor that affected her sight, hearing sense, balance, and facial movement. Watkins required surgery to remove the tumor, however, most surgeons declined to perform the surgery claiming it was impossible to see it through without killing Tionne.
Nevertheless, Tionne found a surgeon who was willing to perform the surgery in 2006. Furthermore, due to God’s will once again, the surgery was successful. However, Tionne lost a little of her hearing sense, right eye vision, and had paralysis on her right side of the face.
Tionne Watkins Book
Aside from being a sickle cell spokesperson, Tione has released a book titled A Sick Life: TLC ‘n Me: Stories from On and Off the Stage in 2017. For purchase click here. Additionally, Watkins has written the book Thoughts that was released in 2002 and is available for purchase here.
FAQs About Tionne Watkins
Who is Tionne Watkins?
Tionne Watkins is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and radio personality famous for being a member of the American girl group TLC. Additionally, Watkins, also known as T-Boz is a 4x Grammy Award-Winning singer with the group TLC.
How old is Tionne Watkins?
Watkins is an American national born on 26 April 1970, in Des Moines, IA, USA.
How tall is Tionne Watkins?
Tionne stands at a height of 1.57m.
Is Tionne Watkins married?
No, she was previously married to rapper Mack 10, however, the couple divorced on 12 Nov 2004. Nevertheless, they share one child called Chase Anela Rolison. Watkins lives in Georgia with her children.
What is T Boz net worth?
Watkins has an approximate net worth of $500 thousand from her music career in the entertainment industry. T Boz filed for bankruptcy in 2011.
What happened to T Boz?
T Boz underwent a brain surgery than reduced her right eye vision, hearing sense, and right face paralysis.
Where does T. Watkins live?
She is a resident of Georgia, USA, moreover, as soon as we have her exact residence we shall upload pictures of her house immediately.
Is T. Watkins dead or alive?
Despite her life-threatening surgery and battle with sickle cell anemia, Watkins is alive and in good health.
Where Is Tionne Watkins Now?
Tionne is a spokesperson for the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America and currently spends time with her children at home in Georgia.
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