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Tamia Hill

Biography

Soul and hiphop designer who scored #1 R&B strikes with “Spend MY ENTIRE LIFE with You” and “Into You.” She’s been nominated for multiple Grammy and Juno Awards. She performed in her church’s choir starting at age six. She began recording her 1st recording in 1995. She released four consecutive Gold-certified albums between 1998 and 2004: Tamina, A Nu Day time, Even more, and Between Close friends. She wedded NBA star Give Hill in July 1999; the few experienced two daughters called Myla and Lael. She presented Jermaine Dupri on her behalf 1998 solitary, “Creativity.”

Quick Facts


Full Name Tamia
Date Of Birth May 9, 1975
Place Of Birth Windsor, Canada
Height 1.69 m
Profession Soul Singer
Nationality Canadian
Spouse Grant Hill
Children Myla Grace Hill, Lael Rose Hill
Parents Barbara Washington
Siblings Trajan Washington, Tajhee Washington, Tiras Washington
Awards NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Song
Nominations Grammy Award for Best R&B Song, Grammy Award for Best R&B Album, Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance, Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals, Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals, Juno Award for R&B/Soul Recording of the Year, Juno Award for Breakthrough Artist of the Year
Movies Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration, Speed 2: Cruise Control
Star Sign Taurus

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#Fact
1Attended high school with Ari Rufino (CornerStore (2011), Iron Man Three (2013)) at Walkerville Collegiate Institute in Windsor, Ont.
2Welcomed second child a daughter Lael Rose on August 9, 2007.
3Tamia and Grant are expecting their second baby in August 2007.
4On an episode of Extra (1994), her husband Grant Hill revealed that she was diagnosed, nearly two years ago, with Multiple Sclerosis. She wanted to come out to the public with her illness to help raise awareness for National MS Society. She joins other celebrities, like Richard Pryor, Teri Garr, Annette Funicello and Montel Williams, who suffer from the crippling disease. [May 2005]
5Mother is black, biological father was a French-Canadian.
6Welcomed first child a daughter Myla Grace on January 23, 2002. The baby weighed 7lbs. 6oz.
7Met her husband, Grant Hill, through singer Anita Baker.
8Married to NBA star Grant Hill.
9Is the oldest of four children.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
2010 Soul Train Awards2010TV Special performer: "Giving You the Best That I Got"
Not Easily Broken2009performer: "Have to Go Through It"
Love for Sale2008performer: "Happy"
First Daughter2004performer: "Dance My Dreams Theme Song from First Daughter"
Rock Me, Baby2004TV Series performer - 1 episode
Honey2003performer: "Into You", "It's a Party"
Beverly Hills, 902102000TV Series performer - 1 episode
A Night at the Roxbury1998performer: "Careless Whisper"
Speed 2: Cruise Control1997performer: "Make Tonight Beautiful"
Set It Off1996performer: "I'll Be Missing You"

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tamia: Sandwich and a Soda2015Video short
Rock Me, Baby2004TV SeriesTamia
Beverly Hills, 902102000TV SeriesTamia
Speed 2: Cruise Control1997Sheri Silver

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sidewalks Entertainment2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Late Late Show with James Corden2015TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
The Chew2015TV SeriesHerself
2015 NBA All-Star Game2015TV SpecialHerself - Canadian National Anthem Performer
Big Morning Buzz Live2012TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
2010 Soul Train Awards2010TV SpecialHerself
2009 Soul Train Awards2009TV SpecialHerself
Real Life Divas2008TV Series documentaryHerself
Baisden After Dark2008TV SeriesHerself
eTalk Daily2007TV SeriesHerself
An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Quincy Jones2005TV MovieHerself
Soul Train2000-2004TV Series documentaryHerself / Guest
The Center2003TV SeriesHerself - Hostess (2004)
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration2001TV Special documentaryHerself
32nd NAACP Image Awards2001TV SpecialHerself
The 15th Annual Soul Train Music Awards2001TV SpecialHerself
14th Annual Soul Train Music Awards2000TV SpecialHerself - Host
Kenan & Kel1999TV SeriesHerself
The 24th Annual American Music Awards1997TV SpecialHerself
The Making of 'Speed 2: Cruise Control'1997TV Movie documentaryHerself

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013GrammyGrammy AwardsBest R&B Song· Salaam Remi (Songwriter)
· Claude Kelly (Songwriter)
2013GrammyGrammy AwardsBest R&B AlbumFor the album "Beautiful Surprise."


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#Quote
1My family all worked in factories. It's a factory town. So, I didn't have dreams of Hollywood. I just loved to sing. - on living in Windsor and singing from a young age


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