Who is Vanessa Mdee?
Vanessa Mdee is a Tanzanian singer, rapper, television personality and radio host. She gained recognition as a radio and television personality, hosting the Epic Bongo Star Search and Dume Challenge for ITV Tanzania.
By 2008, she had established a reputation for herself in Tanzania and other parts of Africa by hosting events in nations like Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, and Uganda, to name a few.
Vanessa Mdee Age
Mdee is 34 years old as of 2021. She was born on June 7, 1988 in Arusha, Tanzania.
Mdee stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Vanessa Mdee Parents
Mdee’s parents are Sammy and Sophia Mdee. She grew up with her two sisters namely; Mimi Mars and Nancy Namtero Tero Mdee.
Vanessa Mdee Ethnicity
The Tanzanian singer is originally from Tanzania, however, we shall update this section with her descent as we learn more about her ethnic background.
Vanessa Mdee Nationality
Mdee holds Tanzanian nationality.
Vanessa Mdee Husband
Mdee is married to American singer and actor, Rotimi. They got engaged in December 2020 and they are blessed with a baby boy born on September 29, 2021.
Mdee and Tanzanian singer Juma Jux had an on- and off relationship for nearly six years before going their separate ways for good in 2019. Their relationship was termed as the power couple due to how they publicly showed each other affection and love.
Juma Jux and Vanessa even collaborated on the hit song Juu in 2016.
Vanessa Mdee Net worth
Mdee has an estimated net worth of $1 million. She generates her income from her career as a singer.
Vanessa Mdee Career as a Singer
Mdee began her musical career by joining B’Hits Music Group in 2012. She collaborated with Ommy Dimpoz’s single “Me and You” and another project with Tanzanian rapper A.Y.
She gained more attention after releasing her debut solo single, “Closer,” which was downloaded more than 30,000 times in its first week, a milestone no other Tanzanian musician had ever accomplished in those years.
Still, in 2012, she hosted MTV Base Meets, a program that gave young Africans from all over the world the chance to have a meaningful conversation with an influential leader.
2014 saw Vanessa sign a contract with Crown Paints to serve as the company’s brand ambassador in Tanzania. Crown Paints is the leading producer of paint in Eastern Africa.
She has continued to get a lot of interest from several organizations due to her immense talent and ongoing efforts to build her brand. Vanessa is currently filming Vee World Wide, a web series about her travels and interactions with celebrities from all over the world.
How Did Rotimi Meet Vanessa?
Rotimi posted a photo of himself and Vanessa having a date on November 25, 2019, and she later confirmed their relationship by uploading the same photo with a different caption.
They appeared in a video on Instagram in which they discussed having tattoos of each other’s names on their bodies. They each have similar tattoos of the number 1045 on their wrists.
Rotimi proposed to her in December 2020, and she announced the news by sharing a video of the brilliant diamond ring on Instagram with a romantic caption.
– Nobody But Me
– That’s For Me
– Never Ever
– Cash Madame
– Don’t You Know
– Pumzi Ya Mwisho
– Scratch My Back
– Come Over
What country is Vanessa Mdee from?
Mdee is a native of Arusha, Tanzania.