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Kalenna Harper Biography
Kalenna Harper born as Kalenna Lashante Harper-Vick is an American singer-songwriter, hit TV show personality and record producer from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is best known as a member of the hip hop soul group Diddy-Dirty Money, which also included Sean “Diddy” Combs and fellow singer-songwriter Dawn Richard, until they disbanded in 2012.
She was a supporting cast member on the VH1 reality series Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta from 2014 to 2015 and as of 2015, is working on her new album titled, “Rose Water.”
Kalenna Harper Age | Kalenna Harper Date Of Birth
Harper was born on August 13, 1982 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is 37 years old as of 2019.
Kalenna Harper Family
Harper was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is the daughter of Randy Howard, an emcee and serviceman, and Donna Harper, a gospel singer. She has been vocally trained since the tender age of 9. Randy Howard her step father, played a huge role in her becoming who she is as a musician.
When Harper was 3 years old her family moved away from Philadelphia when her step-father, whom she considers to be her biological father, enlisted in the military and blessed her with the gift of travel. She lived in places like Germany, Hawaii, Korea, Fort Richardson, Fort Stewart, Fort Gordon, and Fort Meade.
Kalenna Harper Education
Harper throughout her adolescence she became a classically trained cello player, member of an all-state choir called CREATIVE IMPRESSIONS, singer in two girl groups, one of which was called Sidekick. Harper started recording in local studios in Maryland to better her craft while she was attending her last year of high school. She received a full scholarship to FAMU for running track, but after blowing her right knee she decided to take music to whole other level.
Kalenna Harper Husband | Kalenna Harper Kids | Kalenna Harper Baby
Harper is married to Tony Vick, they have three children, son Meshach Vick and son Noah Vick, born in late 2014 and daughter Savannah Vick, born in late 2016.
Kalenna Harper Songs
- Shake My”
- “Don’t Say Nothin”
- Welcome to St. Tropez
- “To The Top”
Songs written by Harper
|2004||Peanut Butter & Jelly||Christina Milian|
|2005||Moodswings (To Come at Me Like That)||Charlotte Church|
|2007||Put You Up on Game||Aretha Franklin, Fantasia|
|2008||Painted Windows||The Pussycat Dolls|
|2011||Welcome to St. Tropez||DJ Antoine vs. Timati|
|2013||Paradise||DJ Antoine feat. Kallena|
Kalenna Harper Net Worth
Harper is an American singer-songwriter and reality television star who has a net worth of $500 thousand.
Kalenna Harper Love And Hip Hop
Diaries free of charge, consisting of thirteen tracks. The mixtapes lead single, “Go To Work” was released in November 2011.
Harper is a recurring star in season 3-4 of Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta. During the span of the show, she released singles such as Murder and Space and Time on iTunes. Which will serve as her first single from her debut solo album Black Orchid.
Late 2016 Kalenna is set to release her most anticipated album yet “Rose Water”.
Kalenna Harper Rasheeda
In 2015 Rasheeda found herself in more than one storyline that season of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta. Besides her relationship struggles with Kirk and his new client Ashley Nicole, Rasheeda was also been at odds with her best friend Kalenna.
Kalenna Harper Career
From 2004 to 2009 Harper wrote many songs for other artists, such as Christina Milian’s “Peanut Butter & Jelly”, Charlotte Church’s “Moodswings (To Come at Me Like That)”, Aretha Franklin’s “Put You Up on Game”, Pussycat Dolls’ “Painted Windows” and Ciara’s “Pucker Up”. She was appeared on Rasheeda’s GA Peach on the track “Pack Ya Bags” and Timati’s The Boss on the track “Sexy Bitch”. A track leaked in 2008 titled “Kaboom” is a duet between Harper and Lady Gaga recorded during their sessions with Jim Jonsin, before either singer was famous.
Harper’s additional credits include, Maino (Don’t Say Nothing), Three 6 Mafia (Shake My), Ciara (Kiss My Swag), Trina (Let them Hoes Fight) and Dirty Money (Love Come Down). She’s also appeared on the movie soundtracks to “Phat Girls” (Stronger) and “Confessions of a Shopaholic” (Big Spender). “Let Them Hoes Fight” was originally slated to feature Gaga, but solely Harper’s vocals ultimately made the record.
In 2009 Kalenna became a member of a group called Diddy – Dirty Money which included Harper and former Danity Kane member Dawn Richard. The band worked steadily on Diddy’s new album Last Train to Paris. They released three singles in total. “Angels” was the band’s debut single and featured The Notorious B.I.G., and was officially released on November 3 2009 (but the song had leaked to the internet in early June). The video was directed by Hype Williams. The band’s second single “Love Come Down” was released later that day (November 3 2009). Both singles appeared on Diddy’s album Last Train To Paris.
On November 13, 2009 a new Diddy-Dirty Money song leaked onto the internet. The song “Hurt” was a demo but officially became known as “Loving You No More,” and features Drake. The song is likely to be a track on Last Train To Paris. The band’s third single “Hello Good Morning” featured rapper T.I. and on March 30, 2010 it was released.
The group has also performed on the 2010 BET Awards and nominated for the BET Best Group award. The album’s fourth single “Loving You No More” featuring Drake was released on iTunes on September 21, 2010. She also co-wrote a song with Christina Aguilera on the Switch and John Hill production “Bionic” for Aguilera’s 2010 fourth studio album, Bionic.
The group disbanded in 2012. Harper from there she returned to making music as a solo artist.
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