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Tyrese Gibson Height, Weight, Age & Wife

A singer-songwriter, Tyrese Gibson has released several albums throughout his career, a few of which have garnered RIAA accreditation. But that’s not all- he has also made a name for himself in Hollywood; for instance, he has starred in The Fast and the Furious series as Roman Pearce. Below, you can learn more about the celebrity.

Tyrese Gibson– 2017 Facts

Real Name

Tyrese Gibson

Nick Name

Black-Ty, Tyrese

Occupation and Job

Singer-songwriter, rapper, television producer, actor, author

Famous For

As a recording artist, he rose to fame with the release of his self-titled debut album, Tyrese in 1998. Just a few years later, he rose to prominence in Hollywood after starring in John Singleton’s 2001 film, Baby Boy.

Age – How Old is He?

He is currently 38 years old

Birthday/Date of Birth

He was born on December 30, 1978

Place of Birth/Hometown

Tyrese Gibson was born in Los Angeles, California. Growing up, he lived in the neighborhood of Watts with his mother and three older siblings (his father had left the family).




African American

Tyrese Gibson Height, Weight & Body Facts

How Tall – Height in Feet

He is 5’11” tall

How Tall – Height in Meters

He is 180cm tall

Weight in Pounds

He currently weighs 172 pounds

Weight in Kilograms

He currently weighs 78kg

Body Measurements

At this time, Tyrese Gibson’s body measurements are unavailable

Waist Size

Tyrese Gibson’s waist size has not been disclosed

Foot/Shoe Size

His shoe size is unknown at this time

Eye Color


Hair Color


Tyrese Gibson’s Personal Life in 2017

Is Tyrese Gibson in a Relationship?

Earlier this year, Tyrese Gibson married Samantha Lee on February 14, 2017. According to sources, the couple had originally met through mutual friends in 2015.

Tyrese Gibson’s Girlfriends

Tyrese Gibson has been married twice. Prior to his current relationship, he had been married to Norma Mitchell; the two later divorced in 2009.


Priscilla Murray Gibson


Tyrone Gibson (he had left the family early on)


He has three older sisters, all of whom he grew up with


He has three older sisters, all of whom he grew up with


Tyrese Gibson has a child with his first wife, Norma named Shayla, who was born on July 11, 2007.

High School

As a student, Tyrese Gibson went to Locke High School in Watts, from which he graduated from in 1996.

Did Tyrese Gibson Go to College

At one point, it was rumoured that Tyrese Gibson had gone to Florida A&M University; he has since refuted said claims.


At this time, we do not have any information on Tyrese Gibson’s salary.

Net Worth

As of 2017, Tyrese Gibson has an estimated net worth of $10 Million.



Random Facts


In his free time, he likes singing and making comics- in fact, he has hs own mini-series called Tyrese Gibson’s Mayhem which came out in 2009

Favorite Food


Favorite Actor


Favorite Book


Favorite Movie


Favorite TV Show


Favorite Color

Green and Red

Favorite Music Artists


Favorite Sports



Born on December 30, he is a Capricorn

Phone Number

This information is currently unknown


This information is currently unknown

Tyrese Gibson’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames

Tyrese Gibson’s Facebook Account

Tyrese Gibson’s Twitter Username

Tyrese Gibson’s Instagram Username

Tyrese Gibson’s Youtube Channel

Tyrese Gibson’s Snapchat Username 

Tyrese Gibson’s Snapchat username is VoltronKing

Other Interesting Facts:

  • As a teen, he modelled for numerous companies including Coca-Cola, Tommy Hilfiger and Guess
  • A member of TGT, the R&B supergroup released their one and only studio album, Three Kings in 2013, which peaked at number 3 on the Billboard 200
  • He has appeared in numerous music videos throughout his career including those of Keyshia Cole, Omarion, R. Kelly, Lady Gaga, and T-Pain, among others
  • He lent his voice to the theme park ride, Fast & Furious: Supercharged in Universal Studios Hollywood
  • In 2012, he published his first book, How to Get Out of Your Own Way, which proved to be a big success; he later released a second book titled, Manology: Secrets of Your Man’s Mind Revealed in 2013
  • He appeared in a handful of TV series in the 90’s including, Martin (1997), The Parent Hood (1998), MTV Beach House (1999), and Blue’s Clues (1999)
  • Between the late 2000’s and early 2010’s, Tyrese Gibson released three mixtapes, Best of Both Hoodz, Ghetto Royalty, and Invisible Bully: The Lost Tapes
  • He is childhood friends with popular singer and actress, Brandy Norwood
  • As revealed on The New Tom Green Show in 2003, he has a fear of owls
  • He is noted for his striking resemblance to Bob Gibson, the St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame pitcher
  • He is good friends with 50 Cent, Will Smith, Dr. Dre, Meagan Good, John Singleton, and Joseph Simmons
  • His early success had led him to buy his first home at the age of sixteen

Tyrese Gibson Bio – 2018 Update

Born on Los Angeles, California, Tyrese Gibson launched his career in the early 90’s, having landed a role in a Coca-Cola advertisement. Eventually offered a music contract by RCA Records, he issued his debut single, Nobody Else in early 1998. Having made its way onto the Billboard Hot 100, it was soon followed by his eponymous album, Tyrese, which entered the Billboard 200 at number 17. Since then, the artist has churned out a handful of records including, 2000 Watts, I Wanna Go There, Alter Ego, Open Invitation, and Black Rose. For his contributions to music, he has received six Grammy Award nominations to date.

In addition to his music career, he eventually also got into acting. After a string of minor roles, he rose to prominence as Joseph Summers in the film, Baby Boy (2001). From there, he landed a starring role in 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003), a portrayal that earned him much praise from he public. Reprising his role as Roman Pearce, he starred in the subsequent sequels, including The Fate of the Furious, which recently came out in 2017. Aside from the action films, Gibson had also played Robert Epps in Transformers, another title that went on to earn him critical acclaim. Like many actors, he has also appeared in several television series such as Moesha, The Soup, American Dad, and Star.

Brooke Carter
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