Trey Songz is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and actor who is nominated for Grammy Awards for hits like “Can’t Help But Wait.” He released his first debut “I Gotta Make It” in 2005 through Atlantic Records and sold over 395,000 copies. He has released seven studio album, two extended plays, seven mixtapes, fifty-nine singles and has sold overall 14 million records worldwide in singles and albums.
Trey Songs is a talented and highest paid singer in the music industry. As of 2018, he has a net worth of $12 million. By profession, he is a singer, songwriter, rapper and actor which help him to earn a hefty amount. Most of his income made from his music sales. In 2005, he released his first album, ‘I Gotta Make It’ featuring Twista which sold 395,000 copies over the worldwide. The song peaked at 87 on the Billboard 100 and 21 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop songs. He earned around $ 4 million from his first album.
After that, his two albums, “Trey Day” and “Ready” brought him to fame. The two albums were his biggest smash hits. He released his second studio album in 2007 which ranked at 11 on the Billboard 200 and, sold 73,000 copies in its first week. Since he has sold 400,000 copies in the US but his second album not certified by the RIAA.
The third album “Ready” featuring several artists like Drake, Gucci Mane, Fabolous which was released on August 31 2009. The album peaked at three on the Billboard 200, selling 131,000 copies in its first week. The album has since sold over one million over the world and became his first platinum certified album by the RIAA. His third album has 16 songs like ‘I Need A Girl’, ‘Say Aah’, ‘Lol Smiley Face’ and so on. From his second and third album, he received massive money approximately $3 million.
Chapter V was released in 2012 which debuted at No.1 on the Billboard 200 chart, sold 135,000 copies in its first week. It was Trey’s first album to the top and has sold 238,400 copies.
Besides, he is also an actor and has starred in several movies and television series like ‘When I was 17’, ‘Queen of Media’, ‘Blood Brother’, ‘Lincoln Heights’ and ‘Total Divas’.
He also has acted by himself in his documentary movies “Trey Songz: My Moment” in 2010.
Apart from the music and acting career, he made additional money from his tour, concert and endorsement deals. He involved in various brands such as Adidas, Grey Goose, Kodak, Mecca USA, and Rocawear.
In 2010, he founded the foundation Angels With Hearts.
Awards and Achievement
Trey has never won a Grammy Awards. He has been nominated for three-time between 2008 and 2013. But he won BET Awards for Best Male R&B Artist in 2009. Also, he won Soul Train Music Awards two-times and Much Music Video Awards for Much Vibe Hip-Hop Video of the Year in 2010.
Trey Songz Girlfriends
Trey has dated and hooked up many women in his life. Trey Songz dated Tabby Brown from 2012 to 2013. The couple met in December 2012. After one month later Trey and Tabby broke up in January 2013. After that, he started dating an American model, Bernice Burgos in 2013. Trey and Bernice dated for a short period, and they ended their relationship in January 2014.
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In 2014, he got involved with Mila J who is a singer. The couple already collaborated on “Disrespectful” of Trey’s seventh album, Trigga. Trey fuels the reports by posting a photo of him with his boo on Instagram in 2014 with the captioned, “She so fine.”
It is not clear when they broke up but shortly after dating the couple separated.
In 2015, he found a new love, Tanaya Henry, an American jewellery designer and model. Tanaya came to the spotlight after appearing with Trey. The couple had on and off relationship for around seven to eights years. There were many cheating and their separation rumours published in the media, but the duo proved that it was wrong until 2015. The couple was spotted together in many places. Their on and off relationship ended after a long time in the year 2015. Now, the couple is no longer together.
Moreover, after dating for several high-profile and actress like Keri Hilson, Helen Gedlu, Leshia Maria, Simply Jess and many others.
On 14 January 2018, Trey Songz tweeted that “I’m in a relationship.”
I'm in a relationship…
— Trey Songz (@TreySongz) January 15, 2018
Also, there is a rumour that Trey and his new girlfriend has been spotted on Jewellery shop and shopping a diamond ring for their engagement on July 6 2018.
Trey Songs Sex Tape
There was a rumour that singer Songz leaked his sex tape in 2017. Reman opened up that Nicki herself had touched the ‘Trigga’ ladies are getting a glimpse of what Trey was working with…maybe.
Trey Songz might have a sex tape doing the rounds. The 13-second clip doesn’t show much except for the actual sex. However, the video clip has been removed now.
But, the singer didn’t confirm. He has taken on Twitter would suggest that the tape is news to him. Instead, the singer used the opportunity and free press to promote his album, “Termaine.”
Heard I got a sextape! Shit getting interesting – Tremaine The Album 3.24
— Trey Songz (@TreySongz) February 26, 2017
Controversies and Legal Issues
Singer Songz was arrested the first time for aggravated assault and assaulting a police officer causing injury at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. Trey is alleged to have ‘began throwing objects after the venue cut his concert short due to 11:30 pm curfew’ and to have ‘stuck an officer with his fist.’
In 2018, he was arrested and charged with felony domestic violence after he is allegedly punching a woman in Los Angeles and released on a $50,000 bail.
On 4 June 2018, Songz was sued by a Detroit cop who said that the rapper punched him in the face with a closed fist. Try ended up hurling heavy equipment off the stage and then jumped off the stage himself, picked up a mic stand, threw it and hit a photographer who is also suing.
Trey ended up hurling heavy equipment off the stage and then jumped off the stage himself, picked up a mic stand, threw it and hit a photographer who’s also suing. Arrested Trey, Tried to take him into custody when he said Trey fought him and stuck him in a face.
The cop says Trey hurled hateful comments, including, “F*** you cracker. White motherf******. F*** all you honkeys and f*** the police.”
Tremaine Aldon Neverson was born on 28 November 1984 in Petersburg, Virginia to mother April Tucker and raised by his mother and stepfather; When he was seven years old, his mother married a member of the US Army. The family returned to Petersburg when he was 14 years old. At the age of 14, he recognised his vocal abilities and began participating in the school’s program.
In 1998, he signed up to sing in Appomattox Regional Governor’s School Talent Show in Petersburg. Then he signed with Atlantic Records, Troy Talory. After that, he graduated from Petersburg High School in 2002 and moved to New Jersy and began recording his debut albums.