Kandi Burruss

Kandi Burruss

Kandi Lenice Burruss (born May 17, 1976), known professionally by her mononym Kandi, is an American actress, businesswoman, dancer, producer, singer, songwriter, and television personality. She first gained recognition in 1992 as a member of the multi-platinum R&B female vocal group Xscape. As a songwriter, she has received writing credits on the singles "Bills, Bills, Bills" by Destiny's Child, "There You Go" by Pink, "Break Up with Your Girlfriend, I'm Bored" by Ariana Grande, and "Shape of You" by Ed Sheeran. In 2000, she won a Grammy Award for Best R&B Song for her work on the TLC hit song "No Scrubs". Her debut single "Don't Think I'm Not", as well as her appearances on the singles "4, 5, 6" by Solé, and E-40's "U and Dat" alongside T-Pain, have all reached the top 40 on the Billboard Hot 100. She has starred in the Bravo reality television series The Real Housewives of Atlanta since its second-season premiere on July 30, 2009, making her the longest serving cast member in The Real Housewives franchise. She has appeared in six Real Housewives spin-offs and companion series as of 2022, beginning with 2012's The Kandi Factory, and continuing on with Kandi's Wedding (2014), Kandi's Ski Trip (2015), Xscape: Still Kickin' It (2017), and Kandi & the Gang (2022), all of which were aired by Bravo. She also appeared as a guest in Kim Zolciak's wedding special Don't Be Tardy for the Wedding (2012). She competed in the third season of the Fox competition series The Masked Singer and and on the second season of Celebrity Big Brother on CBS. In 2023, her production work on a 2022 Broadway production of the play The Piano Lesson earned her a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play. She and her ex-boyfriend, Russell "Block" Spencer of Block Entertainment, have a daughter named Riley Burruss (born on August 22, 2002). In late 2008, she started dating Ashley "A.J." Jewell and after several months, the couple became engaged in January 2009; however, Jewell died on October 2, 2009, after sustaining head injuries in a brawl. On January 15, 2013, she announced via Twitter that she was engaged to Todd Tucker, a former line producer for The Real Housewives of Atlanta, whom she had been dating since 2011 while filming the fourth season. They married on April 4, 2014, and had a son (born January 6, 2016) and a daughter, via surrogate (born November 22, 2019).
    Known for
    Acting
    Place of birth
    College Park, Georgia, USA
    Birthday
    5/17/1976
A Mother's Love
A Mother's Love
1
The Wrong Family
The Wrong Family
10
The Wrong Letter
The Wrong Letter
10
The Wrong Blackmail
The Wrong Blackmail
10
The Wrong Inside Man
The Wrong Inside Man
10
The Wrong Nemesis
The Wrong Nemesis
10
The Wrong Murder
The Wrong Murder
10
The Wrong Marriage
The Wrong Marriage
10
Pretty Stoned
Pretty Stoned
5.5
Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker's The Pass
Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker's The Pass
8.6
Taking On Taylor Swift
Taking On Taylor Swift
1
Truth Be Told
Truth Be Told
7.5
Second Chance Christmas
Second Chance Christmas
7
Envy: A Seven Deadly Sins Story
Envy: A Seven Deadly Sins Story
6
Never Heard
Never Heard
7.1
Same Difference
Same Difference
9.5
Bad Dad Rehab
Bad Dad Rehab
6.8
The Underdoggs
The Underdoggs
6.8
30 Rock: A One-Time Special
30 Rock: A One-Time Special
5.1
Where's The Love?
Where's The Love?
6.5
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