Mya Harrison Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 10 Jul, 2018
Facts of Mya Harrison
Date of Birth: 1979 , October-10
Age: 39 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Mya Harrison
Birth Name Mýa Marie Harrison
Nick Name Mya
Father Sherman Harrison
Mother Theresa Harrison
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Washington, D.C., United States
Profession Acting, Modelling
Net Worth $6 Million USD
Body Measurements 34B-24-36 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Breast Size 34 in
Waist size 24 in
Hip Size 36 in
Neck Size 7.6
Shoe Size 9
Weight in KG 58 kg
Boyfriend DeSean Jackson
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Mya Marie Harrison is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and actress.

She was born into a musical family and signed with Interscope Records in 1998 and released her eponymous debut album the same year. 

Early Life And Education Of Mya Harrison

She was born on October 10, 1979, in Washington DC in America. She got the chance to grow up with her entire family. Her full name is Mýa Marie Harrison. She is professionally just called Mya. She was a daughter out of three to her father Sherman Harrison and mother Theresa Harrison.

Her father is American while her mother is Italian American. Her father was a musician while her mother was an accountant. She was interested in playing violin from her very early age and she also took some dance classes then.

She took ballet classes and jazz and tap only when she was just 4. After she got graduated at the age of 16 she started taking classes in University of Maryland, College Park.

Mya Harrison's Career and Struggle

Harrison's debut album with Interscope Records got released in April 1998 and sold over 1 million copies in the U.S producing the gold-certified top ten single "It's All About Me" featuring Sisqo. Later her second studio album, platinum-selling “Fear of Flying,” got released in early 2000 and became worldwide, with single "Case of the Ex" becoming Mýa's breakthrough hit.

Her third studio album, “Moodring,” was released in July 2003 stateside and certified Gold by the RIAA. Also a minor success in international music markets, it nevertheless produced 2 singles, including the Top 20 hit "My Love Is Like...Wo.” Mýa's delayed fourth studio album, “Liberation” (2007), received a download-release in Japan only and led to her 2008 Japan-exclusive album “Sugar & Spice.”

In 2009, she released her first official mixtape on her own independent label Planet 9 and Young Empire Music Group entitled “Beauty & The Streets Vol.1.”.She has a nice and knowing voice although critics call it a thin one.

She has also registered her name in Songwriting and producing. She writes sexually driven lyrics. She was influenced by Madonna or Michael Jackson in starting. The best of all she has claimed Grammy Award for her talent in “Lady Marmalade”.

She also won Screen Actors Guild. She is also a Philanthropist. She also worked as Spokesperson for Secret to Self Esteem. Further, she also established Mya Arts and Tech Foundation dedicated to unfortunate youth.

Mya Harrison's Net worth And Body Measurements

Her net worth is $6 million USD at present. She has not yet revealed her salary but she is expected to have a salary enough to live a casual and happy life.

She is 1.64 m tall and she weighs to about 58 kg. Her Nationality is American with English Ethnicity. Her body figure is 34-24-36. Her zodiac sign is Libra. Her neck size is 7.6 and her shoe size is 9.

 

Mya Harrison's Personal Life

She dated Gucci Manne, Jay Z, Cam’ron, Silk The Shocker. Later in 2005, she dated Game. Later in 2011, she dated DeSean Jackson. During her childhood, she had to go through bullies in her school who commented on her multi-linguistic family and about her ethnicity which she recalled later in one of her interviews. 

 

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