Have you guys watched the famous TV series ‘Love & Hip Hop: New York.’ If yes, then you must be familiar with the name Yandy Smith. Yandy Smith’s husband is famous Hip Hop star Mendeecees Harris, who is currently serving 97 months of sentence in jail!
Yandy Smith is an actress and a producer. She is also the brand manager of “Everything Girls Love.” Yandy has also made a name for herself through her entrepreneurship and various social works. Smith also holds a managerial position for the rapper Jim Jones.
Further information about Yandy Smiths’ personal life, net-worth, and relationship is given in the deck below. So, please stick with us!!
Just before the main article, let’s take a look at Yandy Smith’s quick facts!
Yandy Smith: Quick Facts
|35 years 7 months
|March 21, 1982
|New York, USA
|5 feet 7 inches (1.70m)
Yandy Smith Husband Mendeecees Harris in Jail
Previously there were rumors regarding the marriage of Yandy Smith and her boyfriend, Mendeecees Harris. It is said that their marriage is not legal.
Smith later admitted that she is Harris’s wife though she has not done any paperwork related to their marriage. Since Harris is currently in a sentence for 97 months, he is suspected of being involved in a drug trafficking organization.
However, Yandy still stands by her husband and is waiting for him to come out of his sentence.
Yandy Smith Husband
Yandy Smith is in a married relationship with a hip-hop artist Mendeecees Harris. Yet, it didn’t go well for the newlywed couple!
Before Smith, Harris was in a relationship with another woman with whom he had a son. Smith and Harris walked down the aisle on 25 May 2015.
The duo has two children Omere Harris and Skylar Harris. Omere was born on 16 July 2012, whereas Skylar was born on 26 January 2015. The duo tied their knot in true New-york style, and the ceremony was telecasted live on VH1.
Yandy Smith was born in Harlem, New-york. Smith was born on 21 March 1982. Yandy Smith-Harris is her birth name.
Talking about Yandy’s family, Yandy is the daughter of father Ralph Smith and mother Laura Smith. Yandy also has a sibling brother Julez Santana. Other details about her family are not available to date.
Smith was raised in her birthplace Harlem. She is an American citizen. Her ethnicity is African-American, but more about Smith is still in the back-light.
Talking about education, Smith graduated from Howard University, Washinton, D.C., with a degree in business management. The 90’s hit series ‘A Different World’ inspired the entrepreneur artist to go for her further education.
After University graduation, Smith moved to California to pursue her career. Firstly, she worked as an executive assistant for Violator Management. Smith used to pay her loans from the money that she earned from Violator Management. Moreover, she worked as a manager of rapper Jim Jones at Warner Bros Music.
Smith was able to establish herself as a star entertainer by her work. As an entrepreneur, Smith established the brand ‘Everything Girls Love’, which has now become a lifestyle brand for women. Smith also publishes a magazine, “EGL.” The magazines feature content on a variety of topics from wellness, finance, fashion to love.
In 2008, Smith was also recognized as one of Billboard Magazines ‘Top 30 Executives under 30‘.
Yandy started her acting back in 2011. She was portrayed in the famous TV reality series ‘Love & Hip Hop: New York.’ She portrayed a major role in the second season of the series.
Smith also produced an independent feature film, Life, Love, Soul, in 2012. Yandy also produced and acted in the short crime drama titled “Two Days in Harlem.”
In 2016, Yandy released a book titled “The Beauty Of Branding In Business.” The book guides towards entrepreneurship. Furthermore, Smith has plans for publishing a series of children’s books. Yandy is also a founder of a mentoring program called ‘Partner Uplifting our Daughters (P.U.D).’
Currently, there is no information regarding her Net-worth. But according to her career, Smith is earning a good amount of salary. It is estimated that her net worth is about $15 Million.
More than 87k followers follow her on Instagram. Similarly, she has more than 2 million followers on her Facebook.
Yandy Smith is a person with a slim body. She has green eyes and black hair. Smith has an average height of 5 feet 7 inches. She weighs 78 kg.