Kimbella Vanderhee Biography
Kimbella Vanderhee is an American reality television star known for her role on the VH1 television show Love & Hip Hop: New York in 2001. On LHHNY, she feuded with other cast members, including Erica Mena and Chrissy Lampkin, who gained considerable fame.
The scandal affected Kim’s image, but she soon recovered and moved on. The star also has her own line of watches called ‘Bella’, which she heavily promotes on social media.
The TV star is also known as a social media sensation. She is very active on Instagram having a huge fan following of over 3.2 million followers and over 495,000 followers on Twitter.
Kimbella Vanderhee Age
How old is Kimbella Vanderhee? Kimberly is 39 years old from October 2022. She it was born on October 13, 1983, in Florida, Miami, United States of America. Additionally, he embraces an African-American citizenship.
She is of mixed ethnicity with her father being African American and her mother being Caucasian.
Kimbella Vanderhee Family
He has a sister, who is a DJ known as Dj Lil Kim.
Her biography suggests that Kimbella did not have a normal childhood. She struggled a lot because of her abusive father. Her mother was a victim of abuse by her father. So far Kimbella is known to be on good terms with her family.
Kimbella Vanderhee Education
Kim has a master’s degree which may come as a shock to many of her fans. Many people know her beauty from her modeling and television career, so they assume that she is not very glamorous.
He went to college and got a master’s degree while working. Kim spent many years in the pharmaceutical industry, but people question her about her past employment. But she doesn’t mind the questions because she understands what fame costs.
When asked why she left her professional career to pursue modeling, she said that she always loved the cameras and was very comfortable behind them. She also enjoys the financial part of being an entertainer because it allows her to make much more money than her previous job.
Coming from a tough background, modeling and TV stardom was a huge achievement for her.
Kimbella Vanderhee Marriage | Husband
Is Kimbella Married? After a tumultuous 10-year relationship, Kimbella and American rapper Juelz Santana finally tied the knot on January 13, 2019. Their engagement was not, as you might expect, the most private affair.
On November 23, 2018, Santana took the stage at New York’s Apollo Theater and, after inviting Kimbella to join him on stage, got down on one knee and popped the question in front of hundreds of watchful eyes. Kim wasted no time flaunting the diamond ring from Avianne Jewelers.
Kimbella Vanderhee Kids
Kim and her husband have three children, a son named Juelz Santana James (born 2010), a daughter named Bella Monroe James (born 2012), and a son named Santana James (born 2019). Rounding out the family line up are LaRon Louis James, Jr, Santana’s 15-year-old son from a previous relationship, and Kimbella’s 17-year-old son Leandro.
Kimbella Vanderhee TV Show Scandals and Controversies
The scandal even reached social media with some photos showing the women on the floor, basically fighting each other with other members of the show trying to control the situation. The trigger for this conflict was a possible relationship between Kim and Erica’s ex-boyfriend.
This has negatively affected the image of Kim, who is not used to these kinds of accusations. She tried to overcome it so she could move forward with the rest of her career
Kimbella Vanderhee Plastic Surgery Rumors
Kimbella, despite being a gorgeous woman from head to toe, had plastic surgery many times. She puffed out her breasts and also transferred some fat from her love handles to her back. She also had a tummy tuck. Some people think she also had her nose done, but that is still unknown.
Kimbella Vanderhee Career
She started modeling in 2003 in the city of Miami. Kim landed her first TV role as a dancer on The Roof in 2004.
She liked the fact that she was playing herself and not a fictional character. In her modeling career she was very successful because of her stunning beauty. She earned the privilege to appear on the cover of Black Men’s magazines and some other publications because of her beautiful African looks.
Her career really took off when she was included in the second season of the American reality show Love & Hip-Hop: New York on VH1 in 2001. She was introduced as the girlfriend of Juelz Santana who is a famous rapper.
The series is still airing and she is one of the most popular stars. He appeared heavily in seasons 3 and 5. In season 7, he returned as a main cast member.
Kimbella Vanderhee Net Worth
Vanderhee has an estimated net value of $800,000. Her income mainly comes from her successful career as a reality star.