Even though Saweetie is her professional name, she was born and named Diamonté Quiava Valentin Harper. Saweetie is an American rapper who was born on July 2, 1993, in Santa Clara, California but grew up in Sacramento.
Her parents are Trinidad Valentin and Johnny Harper. Her mother was a video vixen and the father was an African-American. Saweetie’s grandfather is Willie Harper who used to play for the San Francisco 49ers and she is the first cousin of Gabrielle Union who is an actress.
She had her education at Merrill F. West High School in Tracy and also graduated from Monterey Trail High School in Elk Grove. Saweetie also attended San Diego State University where she studied Communications and Business.
After some time at the University, she got transferred to the University of Southern California. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications after completion and it was then that she decided to focus solely on her rap music career.
She started dating American rapper, Quavo of Migos in September 2018 and the lovebirds were seen together during the New York Fashion Week. Unfortunately, the lovebirds decided to separate and opt out of the relationship and this was made known on social media by Saweetie on March 19, 2021.
Saweetie released her debut single in 2017 and later got signed to Artistry Worldwide which was a subsidiary of Warner Records. Her debut single was titled Icy Girl.
A year later, Saweetie released the High Maintenance EP and followed up with Icy which was her second EP in March 2019. In 2021, she received two nominations for the 64th Annual Grammy Awards including one for Best New Artist.
Saweetie has so many awards and nominations to her credit. Some of the award schemes for which she has earned some nominations and awards include MTV Video Music Awards, People’s Choice Awards, BET Awards, Billboard Music Awards, UK Music Video Awards as well as BET Hip Hop Awards.
Others include American Music Awards, People’s Choice Awards, Grammy Awards, NAACP Image Awards and Kids’ Choice Awards.
Saweetie Net Worth
Saweetie’s net worth is estimated to be $4 Million and it has been indicated that she spends much of her money on shoes, cars as well as jewelry. She has a collection of expensive jewelry.