Eve Jihan Jeffers is an American rapper, singer, and actress. She made her debut in the music industry with her first album, “Let There Be Eve…Ruff Ryder’s First Lady,” which was released in 1999. The album achieved the remarkable milestone of reaching No. 1 on the Billboard charts, making her the third female rapper to achieve this accomplishment. It was also certified double platinum by the Recording Industry.
Eve Bio Data
|Full Name||Eve Jihan Jeffers|
|Date Of Birth||November 10, 1978.|
|Profession||Rapper, Singer And Actress|
|Place Of Birth||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.|
|Net Worth||$10 million dollars|
|Nationality||United States Of America|
Eve Jihan Jeffers Early Life
Eve Jihan Jeffers was born on November 10, 1978, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her parents are Julie Wilcher, who worked as a supervisor at a publishing company, and Jerry Jeffers, who was a supervisor at a chemical plant. When Eve was 12 years old, her parents divorced, and her mother, Julie, later married Ron Wilch two years after the divorce. During her teenage years, Eve attended Martin Luther King High School and teamed up with a friend to form a rap duo called EDGP. They performed at various clubs and talent shows. Initially, she adopted the stage name “Gangsta” while performing with EDGP but later changed it to “Eve of Destruction” after the duo disbanded. After completing high school, Eve relocated to New York, where she briefly worked as a stripper until rapper Mase convinced her to quit that profession.
Eve Jihan Jeffers Career
Eve’s musical journey began when she was 18 years old, thanks to some friends who arranged an audition with Dr. Dre. She was subsequently signed to Aftermath Entertainment. Although her tenure with the label was short-lived, one of her recorded songs was featured on the “Bulworth” soundtrack in 1998. She then signed with Interscope’s Ruff Ryders label and released her debut single, “What Ya’ll Want,” in the summer of 1999. The single reached the top position on both the Billboard 200 and Hot Rap Songs charts.
On September 14, 1999, she released her debut album, “Let There Be Eve…Ruff Ryders’ First Lady,” which sold 213,000 copies in its first week and was certified Double Platinum, with over 2 million copies sold. Eve continued her music career with albums such as “Scorpion” (2001), “Eve-Olution” (2002), and “Lip Lock” (2013), which produced hit singles like “Let Me Blow Ya Mind” and “Gangsta Lovin’.”
Throughout her career, Eve has engaged in collaborations with various artists. Her collaborations with Gwen Stefani, “Let Me Blow Ya Mind” and “Rich Girl” (featured on Gwen’s 2004 album “Love. Angel. Music. Baby.”), garnered them multiple awards. “Gangsta Lovin’,” featuring Alicia Keys, achieved the #2 position on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Eve’s albums have also included collaborations with Faith Evans, Jadakiss, and Sean Paul. Additionally, Eve has contributed to tracks by well-known artists, such as The Roots’ “You Got Me,” Missy Elliott’s “Hot Boyz” and “4 My People,” Mary J. Blige’s “Not Today,” and Kelly Rowland’s “Like This.”
Eve Jihan Jeffers Personal Life
Eve’s residence spans across London, Los Angeles, and New York. She initiated a romantic relationship with Maximillion Cooper in 2010. This love story culminated in their engagement on December 25, 2013, and their marriage on June 14, 2014, in Ibiza, Spain. Eve assumed the role of a stepmother to four children from Cooper’s prior marriage to businesswoman Julie Brangstrup. In October 2021, Eve joyfully shared her pregnancy news, anticipating the arrival of her first child with Cooper in February. The couple celebrated the birth of their first child, a son, on February 1, 2022.
Eve Jihan Jeffers Awards
In 2001, Eve clinched the BET Award for Best Female Hip-Hop. Then, in 2014, she was honored with the Breakthrough Style Award at the VH1 Vogue Fashion Awards. Her hit track “Let Me Blow Ya Mind” garnered several accolades, including a Grammy Award, an ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Award, an MTV Video Music Award, and a Teen Choice Award.
Nonetheless, her collaboration with Gwen Stefani on “Rich Girl” earned her another ASCAP Pop Music Award. In 2005, she achieved the Visionary Award and also secured the Choice Breakout and Choice Collaboration awards at the Teen Choice Awards. Furthermore, Eve has been recognized with two ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards and a Soul Train Award for her contribution to “Hot Boyz.” She also received a BMI Pop Award for “Gangsta Lovin'” and a My VH1 Music Award for “What’s Going On.” Additionally, her work in film and television earned her a Black Reel Award for her role in “The Woodsman” and garnered two Daytime Emmy nominations for her contributions to “The Talk.”
Eve Net Worth
Eve Rapper is a highly accomplished figure in the United States, known for her significant success. She stands as one of the most accomplished female rappers in the country, earning widespread admiration and respect for her work. Throughout her career, she has launched numerous albums and singles. As a celebrated rapper, she boasts a substantial net worth estimated at $10 million, a testament to her impressive and enduring career.
Did Eve get married?
Eve is wedded to Maximillion Cooper, a British race car driver and entrepreneur. Cooper initially began his professional journey in the fashion design industry.
How Old Is Eve Husband?
Maximillion Cooper is 51 years old.