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Who is rapper Jim Jones’s long-term partner Chrissy Lampkin? Bio

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Who is Chrissy Lampkin?

Christine ‘Chrissy’ Lampkin was born on 27 April 1971 under the zodiac sign of Taurus, in Harlem, New York City USA. She is a 50-year-old reality TV star, producer, and an semi-actress probably best recognized for appearing in such reality TV series as “Chrissy & Mr. Jones”, “Jim & Chrissy: Vow Or Never”, and “Love And Hip Hop: New York”. She is also known as the long-term partner of famous rapper Jim Jones.

How rich is she, as of now? Chrissy Lampkin Net Worth

As of early 2022, Chrissy Lampkin’s net worth is estimated at over $300,000, acquired through her successful involvement in the world of entertainment.

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In addition, her famous partner Jim Jones has a net worth estimated at over $400,000, earned through his music career.

Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background

Chrissy Lampkin spent her early years in her hometown, where she was raised by her parents; however, she remains silent when it comes to their names and professions, and it’s also unknown whether she has siblings or is an only child. She holds American nationality, belongs to the Afro Cuban-American ethnic group, and is a Christian. Chrissy hasn’t shared any details regarding her education.

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Professional Career

In 1993, Chrissy made an appearance in the music video for the song “Gangsta Bitch” by rapper Apach, but only came to prominence for her relationship with Jim Jones after the two appeared in an 11-minute presentation tape, entitled “Keeping Up With The Joneses”, filmed in 2007, and represents a behind-the-screen drama following Jim Jones’ life; it led to the development of VH1’s “Love & Hip Hop” franchise. The show premiered on 6 March 2011 and featured Chrissy, Jim, and his mother Nancy, along with other personalities.

They remained on the show for two seasons until 2012, when they left to star in their own spin-off show entitled “Chrissy & Mrs. Jones”, for which she also served as an executive producer – it lasted for two seasons through 2013.

Thereafter, she moved to Miami to pursue her professional career in the real estate business, but in 2015 she featured in the music video for Jim’s song “We Fly High”, and the following year the two returned to appear in the six-part reality TV series “Jim & Chrissy: Vow Or Never”, broadcast on WE tv. They also appeared with Nancy in the WE tv reality show “Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars” in 2017.

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Two years later, she rejoined the cast of “Love & Hip Hop: New York”, but left in 2020. Most recently, it’s announced that she will try herself as an actress in the role of Celeste in the upcoming family film “A Second Chance”, which is currently under post-production and set to be released in late 2022.

Appearance and Vital Statistics

Chrissy Lampkin has long dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 5ins (1.65m), while her weight is around 137lbs (62kgs). Information about her vital statistics, bra and shoe size isn’t available – her shoe size is 7 (US).

Personal Life

Chrissy Lampkin had a difficult childhood since at the age of 15 she was involved in various criminal acts, such as drug smuggling, robbery, and credit card schemes, and was even arrested in 1992 for being involved in an interstate drug trafficking ring.

At the time, she reportedly had affair with drug dealer Alpo Martinez, and was also romantically involved with drug dealer Rich Porter, and even Jay-Z when he was 23 years old. Chrissy and Jim Jones started dating in 2004 after meeting each other in Miami.

Who is her long-term partner? Jim Jones Short Wiki/Bio

Joseph Guillermo Jones II was born on 15 July 1976 under the zodiac sign of Taurus, in The Bronx, New York City USA, the son of Joseph Guillermo Jones and Nancy Jones – his father, now deceased was of Puerto Rican descent, while his mother is Aruban. He has two sisters, named Keisha and Precious Jones. He went to a local Catholic school, but was expelled for skipping classes and engaging in criminal activities.

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Career Beginnings

Jim Jones launched his music career when he co-formed the hip hop group The Diplomats, alongside Cam’ron and Freekey Zekey; they released two studio albums – “Diplomatic Immunity” in 2003 and “Diplomatic Immunity 2” in 2004. Their first album topped the US R&B chart and reached No. 8 on the Billboard 200 chart, eventually being certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Also in 2004, he started pursuing his solo career with his debut studio album “On My Way To Church”, which debuted at No. 18 on the Billboard 200.

Rise to Fame

In 2005, Jim released his second studio album “Harlem: Diary Of A Summer”, which became his highest-peaking album to date, since it topped both the Top R&B/Hip-Hop, and the Independent Albums charts, and debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard 200 chart; spawning such singles as “Baby Girl”, “Summer Wit Miami”, and “What You Been Drankin’ On”; at the same time, he landed an executive position in A&R at Entertainment One Music.

His third studio album, “Hustler’s P.O.M.E. (Product Of My Environment)” came out the following year – the lead single “We Fly High” reached No. 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart which became his biggest single to date, and achieved platinum certification from the RIAA.

In 2009, he released his fourth studio album “Pray IV Reign” through Columbia Records, and it reached No. 9 on the Billboard 200. Its lead single “Pop Champagne” peaked at No. 22 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and was certified gold by the RIAA. His fifth album “Capo” was distributed in 2011 with the lead single “Perfect Day”, debuting at No. 20 on the Billboard 200. His sixth and seventh studio albums, “Wasted Talent” (2018) and “El Capo” (2019), didn’t enter the top 100 on the Billboard 200 chart.

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Other Ventures

In 2008, Jim Jones formed Byrd Gang and they released their debut album “M.O.B:  The Album” under Asylum Records.

He has launched the clothing lines Vampire Life and Nostic.

He also made his feature film debut in the 2005 crime film “State Poverty 2”, which was directed by Damon Dash, and made an appearance in the show “Crash: The Series”, as well as headlining the off-Broadway musical “Hip-Hop Monologues: Inside The Life And Mind Of Jim Jones”.

He is also part-owner of the Richmond Roughriders of the American Arena League.

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Don Benjamin’s Net Worth, Girlfriend, Height, Ethnicity, Eyes, Wiki

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Who is Don Benjamin?

Don Benjamin is an American model, rapper, actor, producer, and TV reality star, perhaps best known to the world for being one of the contestants in the 20th season of “America’s Next Top Model” (2013), since then working with such brands as Guess, Pink Dolphin, and Tillys, among others.

Don Benjamin Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education

Born as Donald Benjamin Walls on 5 May 1987 under the Taurus zodiac sign, in Chicago, Illinois USA, he’s the son of Joseph and Seline Thottumkal. He grew up on Chicago’s Southside alongside his sister Brooke, witnessing the crime and gun violence that happened in Chicago’s troubled neighborhood.

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However, his mother took him and his sister far away from all that, and settled in Florida for a while. They moved occasionally, living in Mississippi and later Minnesota, while Don finished his high school education at Brooklyn Center High School, where he was the captain of the basketball team.

Career Beginnings

At first, Don was interested in becoming a rapper as he grew up listening to such artists as J-Z, LL Cool J, Jagged Edge, and Boyz II Men, among others, and aspired to become popular like them. He felt that he would have more chances of launching his career as a rapper in Los Angeles, thus moved to the city of angels in 2005.

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His aspirations to become a rapper were extinguished in the quickest fashion, when he realized that it wasn’t all that easy. He turned towards odd jobs just to support himself, but because of his tattooed forearms, was rejected for work at a Guess retail store. However, he was then advised by his friends to maybe try and use his good looks to launch a modeling career.

Rise to Prominence

He needed eight long years in Los Angeles to earn a name for himself. It was in 2013 that he was selected as one of the contestants in the reality TV show “America’s Next Top Model”, featuring in 12 episodes of the popular show before he was eliminated, and finishing his journey eighth in the standings.

He garnered massive attention, and from there was able to launch several projects, including a career as an actor, and as a musician.

Acting Career

He made his acting debut in the TV crime-drama series “One Ten” in 2014, and the same year he was Nathan in the thriller film “Matthew 18”, starring Denis Baker, Irina Balushka and Lanore VanBuren Belfrey. Don subsequently starred in the horror film “Judgment”, next to Nicholas Brendon and Samantha Jean, an is currently working on several projects, including the film “3 am in Hollywood”, and on the comedy-drama film “North of the 10”. Both films are in the process of filming, and are awaiting release dates.

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Music Career

Don kept his dreams of becoming a musician alive, and back in 2012 released his first single, “Real”. However, it went unnoticed, but he continued to make new music, and in 2014 he released a duet with Eric Bellinger entitled “Jealous”, since when he’s released songs such as “Tonight”, “Touch My Body”, “Hit the Snooze”, and in 2018 his debut EP “M.P.L.S”, which consists of five songs “Millions, “Doin Something”, “Plane Jane”, “Hometown”, and “No One”.

YouTube Channel

Together with his long-time girlfriend and now wife, Liane V, in 2017Don launched a YouTube channel, Forever Us. Their first video was uploaded in November 2017, entitled “Welcome to Our Channel”.

They have shared all the ups and downs from their relationship with their fans, and today have amassed around 200,000 subscribers, while their videos have more than 11 million views – some of the most popular videos include “Are We Getting Back Together?”, which has over 965,000 views, then “The Sweetest Surprise Proposal Ever!!!”, viewed around 850,000 times and “We Are Taking A Break”, which has just over 800,000 views, among several other popular videos that have only increased his popularity.

Personal Life, Marriage, Wife, Children

When it comes to his personal life, Don Benjamin has often talked about his personal endeavors.

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He has been in an on-again-off-again relationship with social media star and singer Liane V since 2015. The two became engaged in 2019, but broke-up in early 2020 after it was revealed that Don cheated on Liane with several women. However, they got back together, and married on 24 August 2021; neither have children.

Net Worth

As of mid- 2021, Don Benjamin’s net worth has been estimated to be around $20 million, earned through his successful career as a model, actor, and rapper.

Appearance and Vital Statistics

This prominent model has dark brown hair and hazel eyes. He stands at a height of 6ft 1in (1.85m), while he weighs approximately 167lbs (76kgs), with vital statistics of 42-33-15. Don is an avid tattoo lover, and has a number on his body.

Don Benjamin’s Wife, Liane V Short Bio

Born as Liane Valenzuela on 22 August 1986, in San Jose, California USA, she’s the daughter of Wally and Prima Valenzuela, who are both Filipino immigrants. She became interested in music at an early age since her parents owned a DJ company.

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She joined a choir where she honed her skills, and later attended several schools that provided dance, singing and acting lessons, including Burbank School of Ballet, and Ruskin School of Acting, among others.

Liane launched her career through Vine at first, becoming a Vine star with her short skits, and as she attained world fame, she decided to pursue her music dreams, and has become a star with such songs as “No Cuffs”, and “Curious” among others.

Liane V’s net worth has been estimated to be around $1 million, as of mid- 2021, earned through her musical career, and her engagements on social media and YouTube with her husband, Don Benjamin.

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Who is Raechelle Banno? Sister, Parents, Relationships, Salary

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Raechelle Banno Wiki Bio

Raechelle Jasmine Banno was born is Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, on 28 April 1993 – her zodiac sign is Taurus, and she holds Australian nationality. She’s an actress, film writer and producer, model, and a dancer, who has been credited with appearing in nine movies and TV series, perhaps known best for her portrayal of Olivia Fraser Richards in the long-running romantic drama series “Home and Away”. It was created by Alan Bateman, stars Ray Meagher, Lynne McGranger and Emily Symons, and follows the people who are living in Summer Bay, New South Wales; the series has been airing since 1988 (Raechelle was a member of the cast from 2015 to 2018), and has won 46 of the 154 awards for which it’s been nominated.

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Early life, parents and education

Raechelle was raised in Sydney alongside her twin sister Karina, and their older sister Stephanie; Karina is also an actress, while Stephanie works in public relations. The girls were raised by their mother Joanne Banno, but nothing is known about their father, as it’s believed that he wasn’t around while they were growing up.

Raechelle launched her career as a dancer when she was only three years old, as she was already practicing tap, jazz and ballet, and appeared in several local commercials. She became interested in acting while attending Fairfield West Public School, mostly because her drama teacher urged her to appear in a school play, and she then joined the school’s drama club, and was in various plays performed at the school, prior to moving on to Fairvale High School, from which she matriculated in 2010.

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Because she hasn’t talked about her further education, it’s believed that she hasn’t attended college.

Roles in TV series

Raechelle made her debut TV series appearance in 2013, with her portrayal of Courtney, in the episode “Verliebter Jack” of the comedy “In Your Dreams”.

In 2019, we saw her play the supporting character – Atria Nine – in 13 episodes of the popular action science fiction drama “Pandora”, created by Mark A. Altman, and which starred Priscilla Quintana, Oliver Dench and Ben Radcliffe. The series follows a young woman who’s living in the year 2199, and is a student at Earth’s Space Training Academy, wanting to defend her galaxy from threats; it was nominated for an Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films Saturn Award for Best Science Fiction Television Series.

In 2020 and 2021, Raechelle voiced Scarlet Jagger in the animated drama “100% Wolf: Legend of the Moonstone”; it stars Ilai Swindells, Elizabeth Nabben and Sam Alhaje, and follows the poodle Freddy who wants to be a werewolf, and is attending the werewolves-only Howlington Academy.

She has appeared in one more series – the 2021 drama “V. C. Andrews’ Landry Family”, in which she’s starring alongside her sister Karina and Ty Wood.

Roles in movies

Raechelle made her debut film appearance in 2013, with her portrayal of the lead character Young Edie, in the short drama “Exposure”, directed by her sister Karina, and which also starred Helene Horton and Sheila O’Loughlan. It follows Edie who’s hoping that an unexpected visitor will change her life.

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Her following role came in 2018, when she was cast to play Nouchka Bortsov in the short comedy drama “Second Best”, written and directed by Alyssa McClelland, and in which she starred alongside her sister Karina and Lucy Bell. It follows the lives of twin sisters, and the movie won six of the seven awards for which it was nominated.

Raechelle has appeared in two other movies: the 2018 short thriller drama “Phenomena”, and the 2020 short comedy “@BladeRoller: Case Unsolved”.

Other credits

Raechelle also has four writing, three producing and three directing credits. She wrote and produced the 2013 short film “Exposure”, and in 2020 she wrote and directed the short film “@BladeRoller: Case Unsolved”. She’s currently writing, producing and directing two upcoming short films, entitled “The Party Job” and “Hit Rewind”.

Raechelle received special thanks for the 2017 short movie “Everybody Else Is Taken”.

She featured in the 2018 documentary movie “Endless Summer: 30 Years of Home and Away”.

Raechelle made a guest appearance in a 2021 episode of the talk-show “Celebrity Page”.

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Love life and relationships

Raechelle prefers to keep the details of her love life to herself, but there are still two men whom she dated in the 2010s, that the public knows about. She met the actor Scott Lee on the set of the series “Home and Away” in 2015, and the two were then seen spending time together off-set on multiple occasions. They revealed that they were in a relationship after a couple of months of dating, however, they split in 2017 for unknown reasons.

Raechelle was then in a relationship with Henry Wells, a non-celebrity man who seen featured in some of her Instagram pictures; the two were apparently together for just over a year.

As of November 2021, Raechelle seems to be single, hasn’t married, and doesn’t have children.

Hobbies and other interests

Raechelle believes that she’s a ‘hopeless romantic’, and enjoys having romantic dinners, listening to music, and receiving flowers and chocolate.

She’s into travelling, and her acting and modeling career has taken her all around the world, to various US states, and several European and Asian countries; her dream travel destination is Paris in France.

She’s an environmentalist.

Raechelle’s a huge animal lover, with her favorites being sea turtles and horses.

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She’s physically highly active, and has multiple training sessions at the gym every week, mostly because it’s important for her career to stay fit.

Raechelle has her own favorite actors and actresses, some of whom are Tom Hardy, Tom Hanks and Angelina Jolie, while a couple of her favorite films are “Venom”, “The Dark Knight Rises” and “Mr. and Mrs Smith”.

Age, height and net worth

Raechelle’s age is 28. She has long blonde hair and blue eyes, her height is 5ft 2ins (1.6m) and she weighs around 115lbs (52kgs).

As of November 2021, her net worth has been estimated at close to $1 million.

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