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$4 Million

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Mýa Marie Harrison was born on 10 October 1979, in Washington, D.C., USA of African-American (father) and Italian-American (mother) ancestry. Mya is a well known singer, songwriter and record producer, as well as a great dancer, actress and designer, and has been active in the entertainment industry since 1998.

Reliable estimates put the overall amount of Mya’s net worth as high as $4 million, the main sources of her wealth being singing, songwriting and acting. However, she also has successful endorsements with such companies as Motorola, Tommy Hilfiger, Iceberg, Gap and Coca-Cola.

Mýa Net Worth $4 Million

Mya father, Sherman, was a singer and musician, but both parents encouraged her interest in music, and initially in dancing from the age of two. At four she began playing instruments, and at 13 years old became a member of the professional troupe called TWA which means Trappers With Attitude. However, later the girl focused on singing and songwriting, although it took her two years to record her debut album. From her career since 1998, Mya has released 28 singles, seven studio albums, a compilation album, 27 music videos and 17 soundtracks. Her first two studio albums entitled “Mya” (1998) and “Fear of Flying” (2000) received platinum certifications in the USA, the third one entitled “Moodring” (2003) was certified gold. Mya is the winner of a Grammy for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals for the song “Lady Marmalade” in 2002, and was inducted into the Top 10 Grammy Award Performances with her rendition of the song at the 44th Grammy Awards ceremony. Billboard listed Mýa as one of their Hot 100 Artists of the 2000s, in 97th position in 2009. Mya’s net worth has been consistently boosted from sales of her albums, including more than 10 million around the world, as well as 3.2 million albums in the USA alone.

In addition to being a popular singer, Mya debuted on the big screen in the film “In Too Deep” (1999) directed by Michael Rymer. In 2008, she starred alongside Jason Weaver, Jackie Long and Melyssa Ford in the romantic comedy “Love For Sale” which was directed by Russ Parr. In 2011, Mya landed the leading role in the film “The Heart Specialist” directed by Dennis Cooper. She has also appeared in a number of films in supporting roles and even won a Screen Actors Guild Award for her role of Mona in the film “ ” (2002) directed by Rob Marshall.

Moreover, Mya has appeared in various television series and movies throughout her career. TMATF: The Mya Arts & Tech Foundation was been founded by Mya in 2005. The fund primarily focuses on the arts and technology education where some classes are given by the director, Mya, herself. She also helps to raise funds for breast cancer research, among other philanthropic activities.

In her personal life, Mya is in a long term relationship with the professional sportsman DeSean Jackson.


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Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Volki i ovtsy. Beeezumnoe prevrashchenie 2016 performer: "Lady Marmalade" - uncredited
Der Lehrer 2015 TV Series performer - 1 episode
One Hit Wonderland 2014 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Atop the Fourth Wall 2012-2013 TV Series 2 episodes
The Inbetweeners 2010 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Nostalgia Critic 2010 TV Series performer - 1 episode
EastEnders 2009 TV Series performer - 1 episode
I Love the New Millennium 2008 TV Mini-Series performer - 1 episode
Quelli che... il calcio 2007 TV Series performer - 1 episode
NCIS 2005 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Fat Albert 2004 performer: "Not Gonna Drop"
Shall We Dance 2004 performer: "Let's Dance" 1983
A Cinderella Story 2004 performer: "Fallen" Radio Mix
Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights 2004 performer: "Do You Only Want to Dance"
Barbershop 2: Back in Business 2004 performer: "Fallen" Zone 4 Remix
The Disco Ball 2003 TV Special performer: "Turn the Beat Around", "Last Dance"
Chicago 2002 performer: "Cell Block Tango" 1975 - as Mýa Harrison
Un paso adelante 2002 TV Series performer - 1 episode
MTV Unplugged Uncensored 2002 TV Movie documentary performer: "Case of the Ex" - uncredited
Legally Blonde 2001 performer: "Sex Machine"
Atlantis: The Lost Empire 2001 performer: "Where the Dream Takes You"
Moulin Rouge! 2001 performer: "ZIDLER'S RAP Medley"
Top of the Pops 1998-2001 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Un paso adelante. Historia de una serie 2001 TV Movie documentary performer: "Lady Marmalade"
'Weird Al' Yankovic Live! 1999 Video "Polka Power!"
Life 1999/I performer: "Why Should I Believe You"
The Rugrats Movie 1998 performer: "Take Me There"
The 1998 MOBO Awards 1998 TV Special performer: "Ghetto Supastar Live"
Spice Girls: Live in Your Living Room 1998 TV Special performer: "Ghetto Superstar"
Bulworth 1998 performer: "Ghetto Supastar" - as MYA

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lazarus 2017 filming Flora
Bermuda Tentacles 2014 TV Movie Lt. Plummer (as Mya Harrison)
The Penthouse 2010 Mitra
Bottleworld 2009 Bree
Love for Sale 2008 Keiley
Cover 2007 Cynda (as Mya Harrison)
The Metrosexual 2007 Jessica
The Heart Specialist 2006 Valerie
NCIS 2005 TV Series Samantha 'Jade' King
Cursed 2005 Jenny
Shall We Dance 2004 Vern's Fiancée (as Mya Harrison)
1-800-Missing 2004 TV Series Kira
Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights 2004 Lola Martinez (as Mya Harrison)
James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing 2003 Video Game Mya Starling (voice, as Mya Marie Harrison)
Chicago 2002 Mona (as Mýa Harrison)
Haunted 2002 TV Series Voodoo Priestess
Hwasango 2001 Yu Cha-i (MTV English Dub) (English version, voice)
In Too Deep 1999 Loretta

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
IHeartRadio Music Awards 2014 TV Special Herself
The Playboy Morning Show 2014 TV Series Herself
BET Awards 2013 2013 TV Special Herself
Sunset Strip 2012 Documentary Herself
WWE Raw 2011 TV Series Herself
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards 2011 TV Special Herself
Biography 2010 TV Series documentary Herself
Entertainment Tonight 2009-2010 TV Series Herself
41st NAACP Image Awards 2010 TV Special Herself
The BET Honors 2010 TV Special Herself
The 52nd Annual Grammy Awards 2010 TV Special Herself
Dancing with the Stars 2009 TV Series Herself - Contestant
2009 American Music Awards 2009 TV Special Herself - Presenter
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2009 TV Series Herself
Cubed 2009 TV Series Herself
Michael Jackson NRJ 12 Tribute 2009 TV Movie Herself
Secret Talents of the Stars 2008 TV Series Herself
Sidewalks Entertainment 2007 TV Series Herself
Yo Gabba Gabba! 2007 TV Series Herself
Peep: A Fashion Cares Special 2007 TV Movie Herself
Fashion News Live 2007 TV Series Herself
TV Land's Top Ten 2006 TV Series documentary Herself
Yo Gabba Gabba! 2006 TV Movie Herself
Love Monkey 2006 TV Series Herself
Come Together Now 2005 Video documentary short Herself
Soul Train 2005 TV Series documentary Herself
Behind the Fangs: The Making of 'Cursed' 2005 Documentary short Herself
Showtime at the Apollo 2005 TV Series Herself
The 3rd Annual TV Land Awards 2005 TV Special Herself (Tribute performance to Don Cornelius)
The 19th Annual Soul Train Music Awards 2005 TV Special Herself
Forever in Our Hearts: The Making of Documentary 2005 TV Movie documentary Herself
40 Most Awesomely Bad Dirrty Songs... Ever 2004 TV Special documentary Herself (Song "My Love is Like...Wo") / Archive Footage
Freestyle (with Brian Friedman) 2004 Video documentary Special appearance
Maxim Hot 100 2004 TV Movie documentary Herself (#52) (Interviewee)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2004 TV Series Herself
MTV Hits 2004 TV Series Herself
Vibe Awards 2003 TV Special Herself
MADtv 2003 TV Series Herself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2003 TV Special Herself
Punk'd 2003 TV Series Herself
The GQ Men of the Year Awards 2003 TV Movie documentary Herself
The Blues 2003 TV Series documentary Herself
MTV Video Music Awards 2003 2003 TV Special Herself
MTV Video Music Awards Opening Act 2003 TV Special Herself
MTV Bash: Carson Daly 2003 TV Special Herself - Performer
3rd Annual BET Awards 2003 TV Special documentary Herself
2003 Much Music Video Music Awards 2003 TV Special Herself
2003 MTV Movie Awards 2003 TV Special Herself
9th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2003 TV Special Herself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn 2003 TV Series Herself
The Disco Ball 2003 TV Special Herself
The 30th Annual American Music Awards 2003 TV Special Herself - Presenter
I Love the '80s 2002 TV Series documentary Herself
VH-1 Behind the Movie 2002 TV Series documentary Herself
2002 ALMA Awards 2002 TV Special Herself
The Wayne Brady Show 2002 TV Series Herself
The 44th Annual Grammy Awards 2002 TV Special Herself
The Teen Choice Awards 2001 2001 TV Special Herself
Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration 2001 TV Special documentary Herself
MTV Video Music Awards 2001 2001 TV Special Herself - Presenter
The Daily Show 2001 TV Series Herself
1st Annual BET Awards 2001 TV Special Herself
Top of the Pops 1998-2001 TV Series Herself
2001 MTV Movie Awards 2001 TV Special Herself - Performer
Making the Video 2001 TV Series documentary Herself
MTV Icon: Janet Jackson 2001 TV Special documentary Herself
2gether: The Series 2001 TV Series Herself
The 15th Annual Soul Train Music Awards 2001 TV Special Herself - Host
The 43rd Annual Grammy Awards 2001 TV Special Herself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 2001 TV Series Herself
The 28th Annual American Music Awards 2001 TV Special Herself
The 21 Hottest Stars Under 21 1999 TV Movie Herself - #13
All That 1999 TV Series Herself / Herself - Musical Guest
30th NAACP Image Awards 1999 TV Special Herself
Sister, Sister 1999 TV Series Herself
The 1998 MOBO Awards 1998 TV Special Herself - Winner, Best International Single Award
MTV Video Music Awards 1998 1998 TV Special Herself - Performer

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Video on Trial 2006 TV Series Herself
Now That's What I Call Music!: The Best Videos of 2003! 2003 Video Herself (segment "My Love Is Like...Wo")
The Oprah Winfrey Show 2003 TV Series Herself
Top of the Pops 1998-2001 TV Series Herself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2003 Critics Choice Award Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards Best Acting Ensemble Chicago (2002) · Christine Baranski
· Ekaterina Chtchelkanova
· Taye Diggs
· Denise Faye
· Colm Feore
· Richard Gere
· Deidre Goodwin
· Lucy Liu
· Queen Latifah
· Susan Misner
· John C. Reilly
· Dominic West
· Renée Zellweger
· Catherine Zeta-Jones
2003 OFTA Film Award Online Film & Television Association Best Music, Adapted Song Chicago (2002) · John Kander (music by)
· Fred Ebb (lyrics by)
· Catherine Zeta-Jones (performed by)
· Susan Misner (performed by)
· Denise Faye (performed by)
· Deidre Goodwin (performed by)
· Ekaterina Chtchelkanova (performed by)
2003 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture Chicago (2002) · Christine Baranski
· Ekaterina Chtchelkanova
· Taye Diggs
· Denise Faye
· Colm Feore
· Richard Gere
· Deidre Goodwin
· Lucy Liu
· Queen Latifah
· Susan Misner
· John C. Reilly
· Dominic West
· Renée Zellweger
· Catherine Zeta-Jones
2002 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals · Christina Aguilera
· Lil' Kim
· Pink

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005 MTV Movie Award MTV Movie Awards Best Frightened Performance Cursed (2005)
2003 Gold Derby Award Gold Derby Awards Ensemble Cast Chicago (2002) · Christine Baranski
· Ekaterina Chtchelkanova
· Taye Diggs
· Denise Faye
· Colm Feore
· Richard Gere
· Deidre Goodwin
· Queen Latifah
· Lucy Liu
· Susan Misner
· John C. Reilly
· Dominic West
· Renée Zellweger
· Catherine Zeta-Jones
2003 PFCS Award Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards Best Acting Ensemble Chicago (2002) · Christine Baranski
· Ekaterina Chtchelkanova
· Taye Diggs
· Denise Faye
· Colm Feore
· Richard Gere
· Deidre Goodwin
· Queen Latifah
· Lucy Liu
· Susan Misner
· John C. Reilly
· Dominic West
· Renée Zellweger
· Catherine Zeta-Jones
2002 OFTA Film Award Online Film & Television Association Best Music, Adapted Song Moulin Rouge! (2001) · Bob Crewe (music and lyrics by)
· Kenny Nolan (music and lyrics by)
· Christina Aguilera (performed by)
· Lil' Kim (performed by)
· Pink (performed by)

2nd place awards

2nd place awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002 ACCA Awards Circuit Community Awards Best Cast Ensemble Chicago (2002) · Richard Gere
· Renée Zellweger
· Catherine Zeta-Jones
· John C. Reilly
· Queen Latifah
· Dominic West
· Colm Feore
· Ekaterina Chtchelkanova
· Denise Faye
· Lucy Liu
· Taye Diggs
· Christine Baranski
· Susan Misner
· Deidre Goodwin


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#Fact
1 She was named after Maya Angelou.
2 Parents are Sherman and Theresa. Younger brothers are Chaz and Nijel.
3 Is a winner of Two MTV Video Music Awards and One Grammy Award.
4 Is a vegan.
5 Once tap-danced on stage with famous tap-dancer Gregory Hines.
6 Is from the Washington, DC metropolitan area, the same Metro area as Sandra Bullock, Alan Heitz, Martin Lawrence, Dave Chappelle, Regina Hall and Dwayne Winstead.
7 Half Italian
8 Half Jamaican
9 Lost out on the female lead role in Light It Up (1999).
10 Recorded a new version of the Patti LaBelle hit "Lady Marmalade" along with Pink, Christina Aguilera and Lil' Kim for the Moulin Rouge! (2001) soundtrack.
11 Got her start as a tap dancer.
12 Studied tap under Savion Glover of "Bring On Da Noise, Bring On Da Funk" and has performed at places such as the Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, Smithsonian and the Shakespeare Theater.
13 Professional singer


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