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All-American Remy Ma is an award-winning rapper. She is married.

Relationship Facts of Remy Ma

Remy Ma is married to Papoose {Compare Couple}.
She is mother of One (Jayson).
Remy Ma is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Remy Ma?

Rema Ma is married to Papoose (Shamele Mackie). Papoose is also a rapper by profession. They married in February 2016.

Together, they welcomed their first child, Reminisce Mackenzie on the 14th of December 2018. Rema also has a child from her previous relationship.

Her husband, Papoose has three children from his previous relationship.

Prior to her marriage with Papoose, Remy dated rapper Juelz Santana from 2004 to 2005.

Who is Remy Ma?

Remy Ma is an award-winning rapper.

Remy is famous for her collaborations in hit songs such as  Ante Up, Lean Back, Conceited, and All the Way Up.

Moreover, she has been nominated for three Grammy awards and is one of the five female rappers to ever top the Billboard Hot 100 list.

Remy Ma- Birth Age, Education

Remy Ma was born Reminisce K. Smith on 30 May 1980, in South Bronx, The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA and belongs to the All-American ancestry.

Remy experienced first-hand the consequences and terrors inflicted by her family’s drug habits.

In fact, she was the caretaker of her little brothers and sisters from a very small age.

Remy Ma and Papoos
Caption: Remy Ma and Papoose (Source: Daily Mail)

Despite everything, she completed her education at Marymount Manhattan College, Upper East Side, New York, USA.

Remy Ma: Professional Life, Career

-2000, featured in Big Pun’s 2nd studio album, Yeeeah Baby.

– In 2006, released her first studio album There’s Something About Remy: Based on a True Story.

During the time, she signed the rapper, Fat Joe under the record labels like SRC and Universal. She also joined the American Hip pop group, Terror Squad on the same day.

-2015, featured in the reality series, Love & Hip Hop: New York on VH1.

-2016, released the joint album, Plata O Plomo with the rapper, Fat Joe.

-2017, opened Women’s Clothing Store, Conceited in Raleigh. In the same year, she released the song, Wake Me Up with the rapper, Lil’ Kim.

-2018, released the album, 7 Winters and 6 Summers. The album features the vocal of Chris Brown. In the same year, she released the single, New Thang along with French Montana.

Currently, she is hosting the talk show, State of the Culture along with Joe Budden.

Media Appearances

Remy has also met numerous TV appearances which include 2016- Inside the Label, 2017- Merry Mackie Holiday: Special, 2018- Queen of the South, Angela Rye’s Midterm Election, and Meet The Mackies.

Remy Ma- Award, Nomination

  •  2005, BET Award for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist.
  •  2016, Soul Train Music Awards for Best Collaboration.
  • 2016, BET Award for Best Collabo, Duo, or Group.
  • 2017, nominated by BET Award for Best Duo/Group.

US Billboard

Some of her albums along with the year, recording label and US billboard ranking is-

YearAlbum/SinglesRecording LabelUS Billboard Ranking
2017Plata O PlomoEmpire19
2016All the Way UpEmpire9

How much does Tamara Ecclestone earn?

As of 2023, she has an estimated net worth of $4 million US. Her earnings as a rapper are $67k US or more.

Her YouTube channel has an estimated earning of $99k US.

Remy Ma- Controversy

Remy has been in a constant feudal state (pun intended) with rappers, and especially so with Foxy Brown and Nicki Minaj.

-In late January 2005, she punched Foxy Brown while she was at Island Def Jam’s Universal Office and was severely reprimanded by media and fans.

-In 2007, Remy shot Makeeda Barnes-Joseph with a gun and turned herself over to the  New York City police.

Remy accused Makeda of stealing one thousand dollars from her. Later, police confirmed that Remy was indeed the shooter. She was charged with witness tampering and assault and was sentenced to 8 years in prison.

She was released from prison in 2015 approximately.

Social Media

Remy has more than 4.1 million followers on Facebook. Similarly, she has 430.8 k followers on Twitter and 8.4 million followers on Instagram.


– She is the only member of the group Terror Squad.

-Her nickname is Remy.

-Due to her jail sentence, her wedding to Papoose was postponed.

How tall is Tamara Ecclestone?

Remy is a brunette with dark eyes. She is 1.78 meters tall and weighs 53 kg. Her body stats are 34-27-32, and her cup size is 34C. Her shoe size is 10 US.

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