Teairra is born on December 2nd, 1987 in Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Teairra’s real name is Teairra Maria Thomas.
She’s only 5′ 1½” (1.56 m).
In October 2003, Teairra Released Her Debut EP “Get Away”, which became a local sensation.
At age 16, Teairra signed with Roc-A-Fella Records, owned by Jay-Z.
Teairra was dubbed Princess of the ROC by Jay-Z.
Attended the Detroit School of Arts her freshman year and then moved to Warren Fitzgerald her sophomore year.
Attended to the same high school as the late, great R&B sensation Aaliyah.
Teairra’s first performance was in elementary school in front of the school for a bag of chips and a juice.
Teairra’s first kiss was in a red wagon at her aunt’s house.
Teairra first met Jay-Z in New York at The Sony Studio.
Teairra loves pepper steak and a good macaroni & cheese.
Would like a shoe line someday and wants to become a brand.
Teairra can possibly be considered a mezzo-soprano. In the studio her voice seems high like a soprano, and in live performances she can be considered an alto. She has about 2.5 or round a 2.8 octaves.
Teairra has a puppy named Cherrie Cola.
Teairra can be heard vocally on Chris Brown’s “Take My Time” from his Graffiti album.
Teairra has 3 tattoo’s on her body. 1. Princess Crown on her wrist. 2. A heart between her thumb & index finger on her left hand. 3. Ray-J’s (ex-boyfriend) name on her rib area.
How did she get her name? “Teairra is just a name my mom made up for me, but Mari (Maria) is a family name. It’s my mom’s middle name, my grandmother’s first name and my great grandmother’s first name.
Any special vocal secrets? Says that her grandmother goes to Canada and gets her throat coats and vitamins to make sure she’s on point. She keeps her up to date on all the latest things for the throat.
What does she think of Beyonce? Says B is her gurl and that they may write a song together someday.
What to take on the road? Her grandmother tells her to keep the faith and take your bible. So she takes her bible and reads from scriptures to keep her grounded on the word.