Teena Marie Net Worth

Teena Marie Net Worth

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Teena Marie net worth was
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Teena Marie net worth: Teena Marie was born in Santa Monica, California in March 1956 and passed away in December 2010. She was involved in the music genres of R&B and soul music among others and collaborated with her pal Rick James. Marie was nicknamed the “Ivory Queen of Soul” and also played rhythm guitar and keyboards. Her debut studio album Wild and Peaceful was released in 1979. Marie had four records certified Gold and another record accredited Platinum. Teena Marie passed away on December 26, 2010 at 54 years old.

Quick Facts

Birth date: March 5th 1956
Death date: 2010-12-26
Birth place: Santa Monica, California, U.S.
Height:1.52 m
Profession:Singer-songwriter
Education:Santa Monica College, Venice High School
Nationality:American
Children:Alia Rose
Parents:Thomas Leslie Brockert, Mary Anne Brockert
Nominations:Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance, American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist, Fire and Desire, Lovergirl, Portuguese Love
TV shows:The Road to Stardom with Missy Elliott, Hip Hop Hold 'Em
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Her ethnic ancestry was Irish, Italian, Portuguese and Native American.
2Attended and graduated from Venice High School in Los Angeles, California.
3Attended Santa Monica City College where she studied English Literature.
4Following her untimely death, she was interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California. She was cremated and her ashes were given to the family members.
5At the time of her death, Teena Marie had been in the process of completing her album "Beautiful". The album was finished posthumously by her daughter Alia Rose Brockert and released on January 15, 2013.
6On June 9, 2009, her album "Congo Square" was her first CD on the Stax Records label. The album followed previous CDs on Ca$h Money Classics ("La Dona" and "Sapphire"). This set debuted at #3 and #20 on Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop and 200 albums charted, respectively.
7Her album "Sapphire" (Ca$h Money Classics/Universal Records 985 389) debuted at #3 on the R&B chart and at #24 on the pop chart. [May 2006]
8Her album "La Dona" (Ca$h Money Classics/Universal Records 986 236) was released, her first album of new songs since "Passion Play" (Sarai Records) in 1994. the latter was released independently. The former debuted at #3 on the R&B chart and at #6 on the pop chart. [May 2004]
9On December 26, 2010, Teena Marie was found dead in her home by her daughter, Alia Rose Brockert. Teena died early Sunday morning. It was reported that she died from natural causes. She suffered a grand mal seizure a month prior to her death.
10Has one daughter: Alia Rose Brockert (born December 25, 1991).
11Protegee of Rick James.
12Her manager was Mike Gardner.
13Her publicist was Lynn Jeter.
14Friends with LisaRaye McCoy.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Distinctive soulful vocals


Quotes

#Quote
1I'm a black artist with a white skin. At the end of the day, you have to sing what's in your soul.


Pictures

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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005GrammyGrammy AwardsBest R&B Vocal Performance - FemaleFor the song "I'm Still In Love."


Filmography

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entourage2015writer: "Peaches N Cream" - as Mary Brockert
One Hit WonderlandTV Series documentary writer - 2 episodes, 2013 - 2014 performer - 1 episode, 2013
My Mad Fat Diary2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
I Don't Know How She Does It2011performer: "I'm a Sucker for Your Love"
Dirty Girl2010performer: "Lovergirl" / writer: "Lovergirl" - as Teena Marie Brockert
Unsung2010TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Everybody Hates ChrisTV Series performer - 2 episodes, 2005 writer - 1 episode, 2005
Maid in Manhattan2002performer: "Lovergirl" / writer: "Lovergirl"
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City2002Video Game performer: "Behind The Groove" / writer: "Behind The Groove" - as Mary C. Brockert
Baby Boy2001writer: "Crip Hop"
Free Tibet1998Documentary writer: "Fu-Gee-La" - as T. Marie
Bulworth1998writer: "Firm Biz" - as T. Brockert
Saturday Night Live1997TV Series writer - 1 episode
New York Undercover1995TV Series performer - 1 episode
Tap1989performer: "Bad Boy"
Top Gun1986performer: "Lead Me On"
The Goonies1985performer: "14K" / producer: "14K" / writer: "14K"

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hip Hop Hold 'Em2006TV Series
The Beverly Hillbillies1964TV SeriesBeverly

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hollywood Squares1998TV Series composer: theme "Square Biz" - 2002-2004

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
BET Awards 20112011TV Special in memory of
19th Annual Trumpet Awards2011TV Special in memory of
VH1 Rock Docs2010TV Series special thanks - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Inside: Teena Marie2011TV MovieHerself
The View2009TV SeriesHerself
Unsung2009TV Series documentaryHerself
'TV One Night Only: Live from the Essence Music Festival'2009TV MovieHerself
17th Annual Trumpet Awards2009TV SpecialHerself
Baisden After Dark2008TV SeriesHerself
BET Awards 20062006TV SpecialHerself
The Road to Stardom with Missy Elliott2005TV SeriesHerself / Judge
4th Annual BET Awards2004TV SpecialHerself
Soul Train1979-2004TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
The 9th Annual Walk of Fame Honoring Aretha Franklin2003TV SpecialPerformer
VH-1 Where Are They Now?2002TV Series documentaryHerself
The Steve Harvey Show2001TV SeriesHerself
32nd NAACP Image Awards2001TV SpecialHerself
100 Greatest Dance Songs of Rock & Roll2000TV Mini-Series documentaryHerself
The Parkers2000TV SeriesHerself
New York Undercover1995TV SeriesHerself
American Bandstand's 33 1/3 Celebration1985TV SpecialHerself
New American Bandstand 19651981-1984TV SeriesHerself
The American Music Awards1982TV SpecialHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Unsung2010-2015TV Series documentaryHerself
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards2011TV SpecialHerself - In Memoriam

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