Tameka Cottle

Born Jul 14, 1975

Tameka Cottle is an American singer-songwriter from Jonesboro, Georgia. She is perhaps best known as a member of the multi-platinum R&B female group, Xscape and her marriage with American rapper T.I.. She received a Grammy Award for her writing contributions on the TLC hit "No Scrubs. " She acquired the nickname "Tiny" due to her small stature of 4'11".… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Tameka Cottle.


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Tameka Cottle.


1975 Birth Born on July 14, 1975.


1992 16 Years Old Cottle joined the R&B quartet Xscape in 1992 while attending Tri-Cities Performing Arts High School. … Read More


2000 24 Years Old In 2000, Cottle and fellow former Xscape group member Kandi Burruss were honored with a Grammy Award for Best R&B Song for penning TLC's hit single "No Scrubs". … Read More
2002 26 Years Old In 2002, Cottle began dating rapper T.I. Cottle and T.I. married on July 30, 2010 in Miami Beach, Florida. … Read More
2005 29 Years Old After a five-year hiatus, Cottle reunited with sisters LaTocha and Tamika Scott and added a new member, Kiesha Miles, to release a Xscape album entitled Unchained and released the single "What's Up" in 2005. … Read More


2009 33 Years Old In June 2009, Cottle's reality series, Tiny and Toya, made its debut on BET. … Read More
2010 34 Years Old On September 1, 2010, Cottle and T.I. were arrested following a motor vehicle stop in Los Angeles. … Read More
2013 37 Years Old Cottle's father, Charles Pope, died on July 11, 2013, at the age of 76 after a long battle with Alzheimer's Disease. … Read More
2014 38 Years Old On July 22, 2014, Tameka returned to the music industry under her new label Pretty Hustle, with her first solo single "What The Fuck You Gon Do?". … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.