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Kenya Bell is a multi-talented personality who was one of the cast members of the reality show on VH1 called as Basketball Wives. The reality series deals with the lives of the wives, ex-wives, and girlfriends of the famous basketball players. She had debuted in the fourth season of the show. Kenya Bell is also a singer, model, beauty pageant titleholder, and an engineer. A sneak peek into the life of this famed personality who performs a number of roles in her life!
Kenya Bell and her birth and early life
Kenya Bell was born as Kenya Howard-Bell on 2 April 1977 and her current age is 41 years. Her birthplace is Detroit, Michigan. Her father William Howard is a pastor while her mother Vergie Howard is a registered nurse. Kenya had joined and graduated from the Michigan State University. She is highly qualified and holds a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering. She also has got an MBA degree.
Kenya Bell and her career
In the early days after she got her graduate degree, Kenya has served as an engineer at the General Motors. She got a model job with Ford Company called Bally’s and this was her first contact with the entertainment industry. She also landed more modeling jobs such as with The Essence Festival and Torrence’s House of Fashion.
Kenya Bell participated in the local beauty contest and won the title of Miss Michigan USA in 2001 when she was 24. She then got advanced to the next level contest the Miss USA 2001 and was a semi-finalist on it.
Kenya Bell appeared on the show Basketball Wives and also on E! True Hollywood Story: Basketball Wives. In the former, she became a series regular from season 4 in 2012. On the show, she had some altercation with Evelyn Lozada.
Kenya Bell as a singer
Kenya Bell is an R&B singer and released a song called Hate Me in which she refers to her castmates on the reality show. This song was released in December 2012 and was through the Bungalo Records. She released other singles such as Fly and Choices.
Kenya Bell and her getting mistaken for Kenya Moore
Kenya Bell had once disclosed in an interview how she is mistaken for Kenya Moore and people on the social media direct her messages and comments to her. She said:
“I keep getting tweets directed at her like, ‘Girl, why’d you do Porsha like that??’ and I’m like what are you talking about??”
Kenya has a net worth of $ 1 million.
Kenya Bell and her personal life
Kenya Bell had met and married former NBA star Charlie Bell. They got divorced in 2012. The couple has two children together. Later, Kenya Bell entered into another relationship and remarried in 2016. Talking about her marriage plans at that time, Kenya had revealed:
“We just finalized the wedding and it’s going to be a cruise, We’re getting married in March — everyone thought I was already pregnant! It was really fast,”
She has twins now with her second husband and they are called James and Kennedy. They were born in February this year. Before her marriage, Kenya had said:
“He doesn’t have any kids so I wouldn’t think it was right if I married him and didn’t have a baby with him.”
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