Rapper Da Brat was born Shawntae Harris-Dupart in Chigaco, Illinois. Her parents never married and she primarily lived with her mother and grandmother. Da Brat attended an Apostolic church four times a week, where she sang in the choir. She attended Kenwood Academy during her sophomore and junior year, where she ran track and played basketball. She eventually graduated from the Academy of Scholastic Achievement, a continuation charter school that caters to at-risk students in 1992.
Da Brat started her career in 1992, and signed with Jermaine Dupri’s So So Def Records later that year after winning a local rap contest sponsored by Yo! MTV Raps. Her debut album Funkdafied was released in 1994 and entered the rap albums chart at number 11. The album went platinum, making her the first female solo rapper to sell one million copies.
Da Brat Age: How Old Is Da Brat?
Da Brat was born on April 14, 1974. She was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
Da Brat Parents
Da Brat was born to David Ray McCoy and Nadine Brewer. Ray McCoy is a businessman, and Nadine Brewer is a City bus driver. Her parents never got married and Da Brat lived primarily with her mother and grandmother.
Da Brat Husband
Da Brat is married to Jesseca Dupart. They married in 2022. Jesseca Faye Harris-Dupart is an American business leader. She’s the Chief Executive of Kaleidoscope Hair Products. She was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana and founded Kaleidoscope Hair Studio in 2013 in New Orleans as a single mother. Jesseca was born on February 12, 1982, in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
Da Brat Children
Da Brat does not have any child yet, but she is currently pregnant at age 48. She and her wife made the announcement via their Instagram page. They thanked the fertility clinic that worked on the pregnancy. DB said she never thought pregnancy was impossible because she was inching closer to 50.
Da Brat Height
Da Brat stands 1.63 m tall.