Shelly Tresvant Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 28 Aug, 2019
Facts of Shelly Tresvant
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Shelly Tresvant
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United States of America
Ethnicity Mixed
Married yes
Married to Ralph Tresvant
Children Mariah Tresvant, Na'Quelle Tresvant, Ralph Tresvant Jr.
Divorce Ralph Tresvant
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Shelly Tresvant grabbed public and media attention following after her marriage with ex-boyfriend/husband Ralph Tresvant. The couple married in 1993 and is also blessed with two children. They, however, divorced just after three years of marriage. As of now, Shelly lives a private life in Atlanta. 

Age, Family, And Childhood 

Shelly Tresvant was born somewhere in the United States of America. As far as her ethnicity is concerned, Tresvant is black, and regarding her nationality, she is an American. Information about her parents, siblings, and date of birth are still missing.

Furthermore, the detail of her educational background is also hidden from the media.  

Professional Career And Wiki

There is nothing about Shelly Tresvant's professions. She merely came in the limelight for her marital relationship with her ex-husband Ralph Tresvant. Her spouse Ralph is a singer, songwriter, and actor.

He is better known as a lead singer of the R&B group New Edition formed in 1978. The group initially consisted of five band members; Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Bobby Brown, Ronnie DeVoe, and Ralph Tresvant

In 1985, Brown was voted out of the group and started a solo career. The group continued with its remaining members before singer Johnny Gill joined it in 1988. 

CAPTION: Shelly Tresvant's ex-husband Ralph Tresvant SOURCE: Monarch Magazine

On May 3, 2011, the group announced on their official website that its all six members were reuniting as New Edition to kick off the 30th-anniversary celebration of their debut album Candy Girl with their fans. On Jan 24, 2017, a three-part docuseries, The New Edition Story was released; all about the group's members' career and personal life. 

But, Shelly contradicted her real name to use in the hit biopic. Later, Zena was used as her name instead of Shelly.. 

Net Worth And Earnings

As there is nothing about Shelly Tresvant's profession, it becomes pretty much hard to pin down the exact amount of her net worth. But, her ex-husband Ralph Tresvant has an estimated net worth of around $8 million, according to celebrity net worth, in 2019. 

Sources have confirmed that Shelly might have received a pretty high figure of amount in the divorce settlement.

In 1996, the artist earned $2.1 million from the album Home Again with the American quintet New Edition.  

Husband, Marriage, Divorce

Shelly Tresvant is one a married woman. She tied the knot with her childhood sweetheart Ralph Tresvant in 1993. Sources reported that the couple started dating at an early age of 11. The two exchanged the vows in 1993 after a decade long relationship.

The couple also has three children; two daughters; Na'Quelle Tresvant and Mariah Tresvant, as well as one son Ralph Tresvant Jr.

Despite being childhood lovers, their marriage journey did not last long and ended in divorce after only three years of marriage. 

According to Radio Facts, their son Tresvant, Jr., revealed that his mother suffered from substance abuse. He also revealed that she currently lives a private life in Atlanta.