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India Arie is an American songwriter and singer, musician, and record producer. India Arie has been in a relationship with Chris Tucker

Relationship Facts of India Arie

India Arie is having an affair.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of India Arie?

India Arie has been in a relationship with Chris Tucker since 2007.

Previously, she dated Musiq Soulchild in 2002. She has never been married and she also has no children yet.

Who is India Arie?

India Arie is an American songwriter and singer, musician, and record producer. She is also recognized as an actress. Her career has been active her birth name is India Arie Simpson.

Whereas, her name comes in the list of one of the most notable neo-classical soul artists of the 2000s.

India Arie: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Arie was born in Denver, Colorado, the United States on October 3, 1975. Her ethnicity is All-American.

She is the daughter of Joyce and Ralph Simpson. Both her parents encouraged her in musical skills. Her mother is a former singer, whereas, her father is a former ABA basketball player. Her birth sign is Libra.

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Caption: India Arie and Jonathan (Source: Zimbio)

Talking about her education, she attended Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Savannah, Georgia; however, according to sources from the college, she didn’t graduate, as she quit education to pursue her career in music.

India Arie: Early Professional Life and Career

India Arie released her first debut album Acoustic Soul on March 27, 2001, this album was full of positive reviews as well as successful. Similarly, it was three Top R&B Hip-Hop Album. She performed a duet with rock singer-guitarist John Mellencamp on the song “Peace World” for his 2001 album “Cuttin” Heads.

While she followed her successful debut on September 24, 2002, with the release of “Voyage to India”. She continued in the same rhythm with her second album named “Voyage to India”, which was released the following year, and it topped the US R&B chart and reached No. 3 on the US Billboard 200 chart, increasing further her net worth.

Her third release was her best so far, entitled “Testimony: Vol. 1, Life & Relationship” (2006); it topped both US R&B and US Billboard 200 charts, and it also achieved gold status.

Since then, her career has begun to decline, with albums “Testimony: Love & Politics” (2009), “Songversation” (2013), which got sold only a few copies above 100,000, culminating with her latest release “Christmas With Friends” (2015), which only reached.

Apart from her career on the music scene, India has also started an acting career, appearing as renowned singer Nina Simone in the TV series “American Dreams” in 2003.

Salary and Net Worth

On talking about her salary and net worth she earns a decent amount of salary has not been revealed but as of 2022, her net worth is about $4.5 million.

Awards, Nominations

India has received several prestigious awards, including Grammy Awards for R&B Album for her album ” Voyage to India”  (2003), on the same year she won the award for Best Urban/Alternative Performance for her song “Little Things” (2003).

Likewise, she received awards for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocal for “Imagine” (2011), and for Best Female R&B Artist (2002-2003).

India Arie: Rumors and Controversy

There was a rumor that bleaching her skin. There are no rumors and controversy regarding her career.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Talking about her body measurements, India Arie has a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70m). Additionally, she weighs around 59 kg or 130 pounds. She has a measurement of 36-25-32 inches.

Furthermore, her hair color is dark brown and her eye color is dark brown. Similarly, her shoe size is 13 (US) and her dress size is 6 (US).

Social Media

India is active over social media and has a YouTube channel.

There are about 518K followers in of her on Twitter. Likewise, she has 662K followers on Instagram. She has more than 1.3 million followers on Facebook.


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