Tameka Cottle
Singer-songwriter
Tameka Cottle
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".
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T.I.'s Wife Tiny Files for Divorce After 6 Years of Marriage - E! Online
Google News - about 2 months
Just Jared T.I.'s Wife Tiny Files for Divorce After 6 Years of Marriage E! Online T.I..'s wife Tiny has filed for divorce from the rapper after six years of marriage, E! News can confirm. The two have three children together, King Harris, Major Harris and Heiress Harris. Tiny, who was born Tameka Cottle, also has an older daughter ... Tiny Harris Files for Divorce from Rapper Husband TI After 6 Years of Marriage: ReportPEOPLE.com T.I.'s Wife Tiny Files for DivorceTMZ.com TI's Wife Tiny Files for Divorce: ReportBillboard HipHopDX -BET -Hollywood Life -Entertainment Tonight all 41 news articles »
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Celeb birthdays for the week of July 14-20
Yahoo News - over 3 years
July 14: Actor Harry Dean Stanton is 87. Actress-singer Polly Bergen is 83. Actor Vincent Pastore ("The Sopranos") is 67. Singer-comedian Kyle Gass of Tenacious D is 53. Actress Jane Lynch ("Glee") is 53. Actor Jackie Earle Haley is 52. Actor Matthew Fox ("Lost," ''Party of Five") is 47. Keyboardist Ellen Reid of Crash Test Dummies is 47. Singer-guitarist Tanya Donelly (Belly) is 47. Actress Missy Gold ("Benson") is 43. Singer Tameka Cottle of Xscape is 38. Country singer Jamey Johnson is 38. Musician taboo of Black Eyed Peas is 38.
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Rapper T.I. Returns To Prison Due To Luxury Ride To Halfway House? - Etidbits.com
Google News - over 5 years
TI's wife, Tameka Cottle, is now raising questions as to why her husband was called back. Cottle told TMZ that officials saw the tour bus that the rapper boarded on and didn't raise any questions at the time, which is causing her to question the real
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Tiny Isn't Gonna Let You Take T.I. Back To Prison Without A Fight - Ology
Google News - over 5 years
Strawberry Shortcake (government name Tameka Cottle, check the records) is running her mouth snitching on you and all of your cousins for taking pictures with TI before letting him drive off in that vehicle that put him right back in jail
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Rapper TI Gets MTV Reality Show About Post-Prison Life - National Ledger
Google News - over 5 years
The 30-year-old, real name Clifford Harris, was sent to prison last year for a probation violation after he and his wife Tameka Cottle were arrested on drug charges. He was serving probation after a conviction for gun possession
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Names & Faces: Mel Gibson; Alyssa Milano; TI - Washington Post (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
The rapper served 10 months for violating his parole on a 2007 gun conviction, after he and his wife, Tameka Cottle, were arrested in West Hollywood on drug possession charges in September. “The storm is over & da sun back out,” he tweeted following
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Kandi Burruss Hosts S2S's Ladies Night Out Event in Atlanta - Wetpaint
Google News - over 5 years
Kandi took a minute to pose for a quick Twipic with pals Tameka Cottle, Jamie Foster Brown, Shekinah Anderson at the S2S Magazine Ladies Night Out Event on Saturday, August 13, 2011. If you've ever tuned in to an episode of Kandi Koated Nights (or
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Today in History for July 14 - Daily Herald
Google News - over 5 years
Rock musician Ellen Reid (Crash Test Dummies) is 45. Rock singer-musician Tanya Donelly is 45. Actress Missy Gold is 41. Rhythm-and-blues singer Tameka Cottle (Xscape) is 36. Hip-hop musician taboo (Black Eyed Peas) is 36. Actor Scott Porter is 32
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People: Brangelina allegedly set to make it official - San Jose Mercury News
Google News - over 5 years
... rock singer-musician Tanya Donelly (45), actress Missy Gold (41), Olympic gold medal snowboarder Ross Rebagliati (40), R&B singer Tameka Cottle of Xscape (36), country singer Jamey Johnson (36), hip-hop musician taboo of Black Eyed Peas (36)
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Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 10-16 - eTaiwan News
Google News - over 5 years
Singer Tameka Cottle of Xscape is 36. Country singer Jamey Johnson is 36. Musician taboo of Black Eyed Peas is 36. July 15: Actor Alex Karras ("Webster") is 76. Actor Ken Kercheval ("Dallas") is 76. Actor Patrick Wayne is 72. Actor Jan-Michael Vincent
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Trailer for T.I. 'Beyond the Trail' Documentary Leaks - Ology
Google News - almost 6 years
After some jail time, house arrest, and 1500 hours of community service, Tip came out clean once more, though he picked up another unwanted reservation in an Arkansas prison on November 1st of last year after he and his wife Tiny "Tameka" Cottle were
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ARTS, BRIEFLY; T. I. Is Arrested
NYTimes - over 6 years
Months after his release from a federal prison the rapper T. I., below, was arrested Wednesday night with his wife in Los Angeles on drug charges, The Associated Press reported. T. I., whose given name is Clifford Harris, was pulled over at a traffic stop in West Hollywood and arrested on charges of possession of a controlled substance. A
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ARTS, BRIEFLY; Kanye West Absent From BET Awards
NYTimes - over 7 years
Kanye West let the BET Hip-Hop Awards finish without interruption on Saturday by abstaining from the event, The Associated Press reported. Mr. West, who was widely criticized by fellow performers after interrupting an acceptance speech by Taylor Swift at the MTV Video Music Awards in September, had been nominated for nine awards. The rapper T.I.
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What's On Today
NYTimes - over 7 years
11 A.M. (MSNBC); NOON (BET, CNN, CNN en Espanol, CNN International, Fox News, MTV, VH1, VH1 Classic, VH1 Soul); 12:30 P.M. (HLN); 1 P.M. (ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, E!, TV One, TV Guide) MICHAEL JACKSON MEMORIAL A live broadcast of the memorial service for Mr. Jackson, who died on June 25, from Staples Center in Los Angeles. (Above, fans signing a poster
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What's On Today
NYTimes - over 7 years
8 P.M. (TLC) STAGER INVASION In this latest makeover show, pegged to the stagnant real estate market, Lisa Lynch, a ''home staging'' expert, helps frustrated owners make their residences buyer-friendly in just eight hours and on a budget of $1,000. In this series premiere she comes to the rescue of Chris and Michele Tune (above, with Ms. Lynch at
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Tameka Cottle
    THIRTIES
  • 2014
    Age 38
    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?".
    More Details Hide Details Within a few hours of "WTFYGD" being released it reached the number 5 spot on the iTunes R&B/Soul charts, and less than 24 hours after release it became the number one song on the charts for the genre.
  • 2013
    Age 37
    Cottle's father, Charles Pope, died on July 11, 2013, at the age of 76 after a long battle with Alzheimer's Disease.
    More Details Hide Details Tiny and Shekinah's Weave Trip premiered on VH1 on October 13, 2014. The series chronicles Cottle and her best friend Shekinah Anderson in a mobile hair salon across the country. On December 25, 2015, the couple announced that they were expecting their seventh child and on March 26, 2016, the couple welcomed a baby girl named Heiress Diana Harris.
  • 2010
    Age 34
    On September 1, 2010, Cottle and T.I. were arrested following a motor vehicle stop in Los Angeles.
    More Details Hide Details The police reported that an odor of burnt marijuana was coming from the vehicle and the couple were found to be in possession of a controlled substance, ecstasy. They posted $10,000 bail.
  • 2009
    Age 33
    In June 2009, Cottle's reality series, Tiny and Toya, made its debut on BET.
    More Details Hide Details She appeared in her husband's video for "Hello" along with their family and the OMG Girlz.
  • TWENTIES
  • 2005
    Age 29
    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.
    More Details Hide Details Cottle is involved in a project with Kiesha Miles called the OMG Girlz. Cottle's daughter, Zonnique, is a part of the musical trio.
  • 2002
    Age 26
    In 2002, Cottle began dating rapper T.I. Cottle and T.I. married on July 30, 2010 in Miami Beach, Florida.
    More Details Hide Details They have two sons together: King Harris (born August 25, 2004), Major Philant Harris (born May 16, 2008) and a daughter, Heiress Diana Harris (born March 2016). Their daughter Leyah Amore Harris was stillborn on March 22, 2007, six months into a complicated pregnancy. Cottle also has an older daughter, Zonnique Jailee Pullins (born March 20, 1996), from her previous relationship with Zonnie "Zeboe" Pullins. Through her marriage to T.I., Cottle has three stepchildren: stepsons Messiah Ya'Majesty (born 2000) and Domani Uriah (born 2001), and stepdaughter Deyjah Imani Harris (born 2001). In December 2011, T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle premiered on VH1. The series chronicles the lives of Cottle and T.I.'s plus their family.
  • 2000
    Age 24
    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".
    More Details Hide Details Cottle's other accomplishments include an American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers award in the R&B and Pop Music categories for "No Scrubs", as well as the ASCAP Rap Award for her work on the Sporty Thievz track "No Pigeons." Cottle has also worked with T.I., 8Ball & MJG, Lil' Kim and Bow Wow.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1992
    Age 16
    Cottle joined the R&B quartet Xscape in 1992 while attending Tri-Cities Performing Arts High School.
    More Details Hide Details Xscape was discovered by producer Jermaine Dupri while singing at a Martin Luther King, Jr. birthday celebration in Atlanta. Dupri immediately signed the group to his then new record label, So So Def Recordings. As a member of the group, Cottle has contributed to three of the band's platinum albums: Hummin' Comin' at 'Cha, Off the Hook, and Traces of My Lipstick. As a member of Xscape, she has received two Soul Train Music Awards for Best New R&B Artist and Best R&B Album and the A-Town Music Award for Best Duo/Group. Cottle sang lead vocals on five of Xscape's hit singles: "Understanding", "Do You Want To?", "All I Need", "Love's a Funny Thing", and "Am I Dreamin'". She has also recorded on soundtracks for Soul Food, Panther, Bad Boys, and Love Jones. In 1998, after the release of Xscape's third album, Traces of My Lipstick, the band parted ways.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1975
    Born
    Born on July 14, 1975.
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