Kandi Burruss

United States

Kandi Burruss Bio

Who is Kandi Burruss

Kandi is a star in the Bravo reality television series The Real Housewives of Atlanta. She is an american singer-songwriter, television personality, actress, record producer and business woman. She is a former member of the group Xscape.

Early Life (Childhood)

Born in College Park, Georgia, Burrus attended Tri-Cities High School in East Point, Georgia, graduating in 1994. She first appeared on the BET series, Teen Summit, at age 15.

Interesting Facts

She wrote the hit songs "No Scrubs" for TLC, and "Bills, Bills, Bills" for Destiny's Child. Burruss has made cameo appearances on series such as Single Ladies, Thicker Than Water: The Tankards, Chef Roblé & Co., and Let's Stay Together.

Personal Life

She previously dated Russell Block Spencer with whom she has a daughter. She was engage to Ashley Jewell who sadly died of had injuries. In 2014 she married Todd Tucker and in 2016 gave birth to a baby boy named Ace.


Burruss was the first African-American woman to win the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers's Songwriter of the Year award in 2000.


Burruss also owns a sex toy company called Bedroom Kandi.