Devante Degrate

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Rapper, Singer, Songwriter and Composer (1969)
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Devante Degrate, also known as DeVante Swing, is a renowned American musician with more than three decades of experience. He made his debut in 1991 by releasing a song named Jodeci: Forever My Lady and Jodeci: Stay.

He is also one of the members of Jodeci, where he served as a record producer, singer, and songwriter. If you are unaware of Jodeci, let us update you that it is an American R&B quartet. 

Who Are The Members of Jodeci?

Aforesaid, Degarte is one of the lead singers of Jodeci. There were four members in this music group until one member died. As a result, there are currently three members of this music group. 

Jodeci's Four Members are Mr. Dalvin, Devante Degrate, Jojo, and K-Ci.
Jodeci's Four Members (Image Source:BET)

Jodeci is an R&B group founded in the late 90s by Mr. Dalvin, Devante Degrate, Jojo, and K-Ci. Unfortunately, this popular music group lost one member on January 20, 2021. Yes, you heard it right, Jojo is no more with us.

Fun Fact: Jodeci is considered one of the most influential music groups in American hip-hop culture. Numerous fans across the world love them. Till now, they have done several live concerts. 

Degrate Has A Lovely Family 

H-Town rapper Devante Degrate, born on September 29, 1969, in Hampton, Virginia, USA, is the oldest child of his father, Donald DeGrate, and his mother, Mary DeGrate. Unfortunately, he has not revealed his parents' identity. As a result, there are significantly fewer talks about them. 

Besides that, he also has one younger brother named Dalvin DeGrate, who has already achieved fame and success in the hip-hop industry. He is better known by his stage name Mr.Dalvin. The fun fact is that Dalvin is also a member of Jodeci. 

Is Devante Degrate A Married Man?

Without a doubt, Degrate is a married man who has exchanged his vows with Miranda Santana. The lovebirds tied the knot in an intimate ceremony to which their family members and close friends were invited.

Early Picture of Devante Degrate and his children Justin Degrate and Dyana Degrate
Early Picture of Devante Degrate and his children Justin Degrate and Dyana Degrate (Image Source: Articlebio)

Since the wedding ceremony, Degrate and his wife Miranda have been living an amazing married life. However, their exact married date and place are still a mystery. Some stories state that they have been married for over twenty years. 

Surprisingly, the charming couple is rarely seen together despite being married for several years. It seems that they are facing ups and downs in their married relationship. Moreover, we can rarely see their pictures on social media platforms. 

Blessed With Two Beautiful Children 

Jodeci's member Degrate is not only living a life of a husband but also living a father's life of two lovely children. Yes, he shares two children with his wife, Miranda. Both children are famous and live luxurious lives because of their celebrity father. 

The lovely couple first became parents when they gave birth to a son named Justin Degrate. After few years of his birth, his younger sister Dyana DeGrate came into this materialistic world. 

The two children have now become an adult and are busy making careers. Both are rumored to be following in the footsteps of their father. However, it has not been confirmed yet. 

Degrate Has A Stepdaughter 

If you are unaware of Degrate's stepdaughter, then let us update you that his current wife, Miranda, was previously married to Tremaine Neverson when she was just fifteen. 

An Intense Picture of Miranda Santana's ex-husband Tremaine Neverson
An Intense Picture of Miranda Santana's ex-husband Tremaine Neverson (Image Source: Mungfali)

After some years of marriage, the ex-couple gave birth to their first child Nia Santana Neverson. Unfortunately, they could not handle teenage parenthood and got separated with a common understanding.

Since then, Nia has been living with her single mother, Miranda. Currently, the mother and daughter are sifted in a Degarte's house. Despite being a stepdaughter, he loves her very much. 

Is Devante Degrate A Millionaire?

Christopher Williams composer Degrate is a millionaire who has accumulated a massive fortune of $5 million earned through his successful career as a producer, rapper, and singer. He earned an enormous amount by selling his albums. Till now, he has sold millions of copies. 

Furthermore, he is also adding tremendous money to his bank account through live concerts and brand endorsement. As of the 2022 report, he is the highest-earning Jodeci member. 

Without a doubt, Degarte lives a comfortable life owning many expensive items. Some online tabloids also state that he owns a $2 million mansion in Los Angeles. But it is just a conspiracy. 

Body Measurements: Height & Weight 

Degrate is tall and stands at 6 feet 1 inch (185 cm), whereas he weighs around 75 kg (165 lbs). His curly black hair and short beard make him more attractive. We can often see him with sunglasses and earrings. 

Devante Degrate posing for a photoshoot
Devante Degrate posing for a photoshoot (Image Source: Discogs)

Furthermore, he has impressive black color eyes and tattoos on his face. He has inked a visible fire tattoo on his face, which makes him a rebel. His tattoo indicates hope and hell. Also, one of the reasons behind his admiration is his fascinating tattoos. 

Social Media Presence

Unlike other celebrities, we can not find Kehlani singer Devante Degrate on social media platforms. Despite being very popular, he loves to live a low-key life, and it seems he does not want any disturbance, which resulted in him taking away from social media platforms. 

As a result, there is no evidence of his daily activities, but we often see him at award functions and night events. However, we can find his numerous fake accounts, which could have been created by one of his lovely fans. 

More Than Three Decade Of Experience

Unquestionably, Degrate is one of the best American rappers, singers, and record producers. He has impressed many US audiences through his wondrous works. 

Aforesaid, Degrate first established himself as a rapper in 1991 by releasing a song named Jodeci: Forever My Lady. After that, he released many popular songs like H-Town: Part Time Lover, Kehlani: 1st Position, and Christopher Williams: All I See

Till now, he has appeared in more than two dozen of music videos and songs. As a result, he has achieved more than forty-seven credits on his IMDb profile. 

 

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