Naturi Naughton

Naturi Cora Maria Naughton was born in 1984, May 20 in New Jersey, America. Her mother Brenda was a paralegal and her father Ezra an accountant. Naturi was only 5 years old when her music talent first showed up. After joining the choir at her local church, Naughton began her first steps as a singer. The woman went to Saint Joseph's Catholic School until she was 15 years old. Later she attended Immaculate Conception High School. Naturi Naughton performed America's national anthem many times on different occasions. She was also a student at the Seton Hall University.

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The African-American had a great career in music as well as in movies and TV shows. At the age of 15, she was approached by Adrienne Bailon and Kiely Williams. The 3 women formed a group together and called themselves 3LW. They released No More (Baby I'ma Do Right) in 2000 which received a lot of good reviews and was followed by another group's single Playas Gon' Play. The women released their debut album which was named the same as the group was. It sold over 1.3 million copies in the United States. 3LW was a big deal then and was invited to join MTV TRL tour which featured such stars like Nelly, Jessica Simpson, and others.

The next year singers spent time coming up with a new album. The tracks from the upcoming album leaked on the internet and the label considered dropping the group for good. However, thanks to the protest of the fans the group stayed together. The group, did, however, disband in the summer of 2002 due to internal conflicts between the members.

Naughton then went on for a solo work doing Broadway musicals as well as television and movies. She starred in Notorious as Lil' Kim and appeared on TV shows like Mad Men and It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia.

Awards and nominations

During her career, Naturi Naughton received some recognition. In 2010, she was nominated for OTFA Film Award for Best Music, Adapted Song. Year after that, she took home Rising Star Award at the American Black Film Festival. In 2016, Naughton was nominated for an Image Award as an Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series Power, in which she portrayed Tasha St. Patrick.


There are rumors that Naturi Naughton got recently married in a private and closed ceremony. However, nothing has been confirmed yet.

The star joined Twitter on June 2009 and has over 70 thousand followers on it. She is extremely active on a social media front.

The woman shares her birthday with a pop music stars Rachel Platten and Cher as well as two great goalkeepers of soccer – Iker Casillas and Petr Chech.

The net worth of Naturi Naughton is estimated to be about 800 thousand dollars.

Despite the fact that she just recently entered her 30's, Naturi Naughton has already accomplished things in her career that most people can only dream of. It seems like she is focused on her movie and television career and might take a break from music. Whatever her plans are, it is certain that the future looks bright for this talented woman.

Quick Facts
Birth Date: 20 May, 1984
Age: 35 yrs
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: East Orange
Gender: Female
Description: American actress and singer
Twitter Id: Naturinaughton
Net Worth 2021: 800 thousand
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Last Modified: Feb 19 2023
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