Amina Buddafly is engaged? Her Bio, Career, Net worth, Personal life, Childhood, Facts

April 4, 2019Amina Buddafly is engaged? Her Bio, Career, Net worth, Personal life, Childhood, Facts

Who is Amina Buddafly?

Amina Schmal is best known from her nickname "Amina Buddafly," former lead singer of the R&B group "Black Buddafly" and star of the TV show "Love & Hip Hop." She is a singer, composer as well as a songwriter. She is based on New York, which is basically heaven for rap artists and hip hop music.

The Childhood of Amina Buddafly

Amina Pankey was born on Hamburg, Germany on April 13, 1983. Being an American she shares German descent and Senegalese ethnicity. Amina had a very wonderful and creative childhood. Her passion for music had certainly found a very nice environment to thrive, considering that her family was musically involved and creative. Her father used to play jazz music, and her mother was very good at singing as well. She just joined a classical choir when she was six years old and started touring.

Growing up with older sister Sophie and her twin sister Safietou in a place like Hamburg as a very beautiful childhood right? Sign me up if they make a time traveling machine because I'm going to be the first to get on that machine and live that childhood. From 2005 to 2006 her older sister was also a member of the group called "Black Buddafly."

The Career progression of Amina Buddafly

Amina Buddafly singing her song Fig: Amina Buddafly singing her song

American R&B singer and television personality Amina has worked hard from an early age. She gained the attention of producer Orrin Ennis in her early career in 2002, which opened the door to success. She signed a contract with Def Jam Recordings in 2005 and released her two singles Rock-A-Bye and Bad Girl ft. Fabulous. She also released two Mix Tapes with MBK Records/J. She was still struggling to gain her stardom, though. But when she joined Love and Hip Hop, her dream was finally achieved. In addition, her YouTube channel with more than a million subscribers played an additional role in increasing her popularity. She is also an author of the book The Other Woman.

Her solo career began when she appeared on 'Love & Hip Hop: New York.' Some of her songs were 'Step Up Your Game,' 'My Love's Right Here,' 'Could It Be I'm Falling,' 'Love Letter,' 'Eyes Don't Lie,' 'Goodbye,' and 'Nothing But A Heartbreaker.'

Amina Buddafly's Net worth

Amina Buddafly is reported to have a total net worth of $600,000 dollars. She makes her money from musical career and television reality. Although she may have houses and cars that are worth not yet being revealed to the media.

Amina Buddafly is engaged? In her Personal life

Amina Buddafly with her kids Fig: Amina Buddafly with her kids

The relationship between Amina Buddafly and Peter Gunz marked a beginning when they met on the Love & Hip Hop series of the VH1 show. Peter drew close to Amina as he was already in the relationship with Tara Wallace with whom he shares three children. Breaking his thirteen-year marriage with Wallace, Peter exchanged his wedding vows with his lady love in April 2013. The couple is now proud parents of two children, daughters, Cori Gunz (2014) and Bronx Gunz (2016). The relationship which started as a fairy tale for Peter, didn’t work for him and later, she decided to end her dysfunctional relationship with the reality star, when Amina was pregnant with the second baby.

The couple even went to the 'Marriage Booth Camp' of WE TV, but that also couldn't make their relationship smooth. After several failed attempts to reconcile, Amina finally decided to take divorce and move on with her life. She shared the divorce paper in her Instagram making their separation evident, which was later uploaded by ex-husband, Peter with a caption 'the end' as reported by xxlmag, January 21, 2018.

Facts about Amina Buddafly

The rapper cum reality TV star is incredibly popular on various social networking websites talking about its social media status. She has about 1.6 m followers on Instagram as of July 2017. Pankey also has about 200k followers on Twitter and over 144k likes on her official Facebook page. She also has a decent fan on YouTube.

Amina had a strange relationship with reality TV. She revealed the news on a reality show about her and Peter's baby but later aborted the baby to make the situation less complicated from all the drama. She had commented later on "Reality TV doesn't define me." Amina and Reality TV are inseparable, but also toxic.


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