Toya Johnson is a famous American businesswoman, television personality and famous ex-partner. Toya Johnson rose to fame through the reality series Tiny and Toya. In addition, she is also widely known as the ex-wife of American rapper Lil Wayne.
Early Life and Childhood
Toya Johnson entered this world on October 26, 1983 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. She is 38 years old and her zodiac sign is Libra. Her full birth name is Antonia “Toya” Johnson and she is from an African American family. She was born to her mother, Anit Johnson. On the other hand, her father’s name is not available at the moment. Likewise, she has four siblings in her family Walter Johnson Jr., Rudy Johnson, Casey Johnson and Josh Johnson.
In 2016, her brothers Josh Johnson and Ryan “Rudy” Johnson died in a shooting incident.
Entering education, Toya completed her high school at a local school in New Orleans. Other than that, no information is available revealing Carter’s academics. We’ll update you on her academic details after Toya reveals them.
In 2011, she appeared on her own BET reality program, Toya: A Family Affair. The reality program had 16 episodes in one season. Toya also appeared in the reality show Fox Reality Really Awards and the movie My Super Sweet 16.
She can publish sponsored posts on her Instagram account (she can easily earn $17,000 per post). She also advertises her company on the platform. Carter owns GARB Shoetique in Smyrna, Georgia and GARB in New Orleans, Louisiana. Toya wrote the well-known book Precious Motivation.
Toya published a book called Priceless Inspirations in 2011. Cartergibers gives young women honest and genuine advice and understanding about parenting, relationships and sex in the book. She also speaks about the anxiety of being a teenage mom trying to raise a child. Carter also authored a book, In My Own Words..My Real Reality, in which she discusses her struggles.
Toya Johnson married Lil Wayne on February 14, 2004. Lil Wayne is a Grammy Award-winning rapper who began his career in 1995 at the age of 12. Tha Carter III is his most successful and notable album. The album sold over a million copies in its first week.
“Wayne and I have been together since middle school,” Toya claimed of Lil Wayne. He proposed to me on my second Mother’s Day.” In January 2006, the couple divorced. Their divorce was attributed to their inability to cope with Lil’s lifestyle as work required him to be separated from his daughter and wife for extended periods of time. Despite their divorce, Toya and Wayne maintain a friendly relationship while raising their daughter. Toya said in an interview, “Wayne and I have a pretty wonderful friendship. It took us a while to get to this point, but I’m glad we made it.”
Toya married her second spouse, Mickey Wright, a music business executive, in 2011. Mickey also served as senior vice president of A&R at Jive Records. The couple signed a prenuptial agreement prior to marriage to regulate the equitable distribution of their wealth and property. On June 12, 2016, Toya and Mickey divorced. She filed for divorce, claiming her marriage was “damaged beyond repair” and that there was “no chance of a reconciliation.”
After the couple’s divorce was confirmed, Toya fell in love with Robert “Red” Rushing, a sports executive and owner of clothing boutique 2 Commas. Toya confirmed her engagement to Robert on Instagram in November 2019.
Reginae Carter, their first child, was born on November 29, 1998 when she was 15 years old. Her ex-husband Lil Wayne is the child’s father. Toya and Robert “Red” Rushing welcomed another daughter, Reign Ryan Rushing, on February 9, 2018.
Speaking of body measurements, Toya has a pretty well formed and trim body. She is average height of 5 feet and 5 inches tall. Also, she has a slim body weighing 54 kg. Other than that, no information on Toya’s height and measurements is available.
Social Media and Wealth
Carter makes the most of her money with her Instagram account, which has over 8.2 million followers. On the other hand, she is also active on Facebook and Twitter with more than 1.6 million followers and 1.4 million followers respectively.
Following her divorce from second husband Mickey Wright in 2016, Toya was found to have $15,000 in personal effects, $125,000 in cars, $109,000 in real estate, and over $700,000 in cash. Since then, however, her net worth has increased significantly, most likely due to her Instagram account. As a result, reality TV personality Toya Johnson has one net worth of 5 million dollars.