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DJ, Media Personality (1988)
Mon Nov 21 2022
By   Sushmita22

DJ Duffey, who was known as the star of the Vh1's hit television series Basketball Wives, became a hot topic after the fans discovered that she was the official DJ of the famous Moroccan-American rapper French Montana. She is a reality star who hails from Texas.

Duffey was born on 24 August 1998. She is an Afro-American from Dallas whose real name at birth is Latosha Duffey. Along with being a media personality, a reality star, and the official DJ of French Montana, she is also the official DJ for the famous rapper, Curren$y.

Is Engaged To Iman Shokuohizadeh

DJ Duffey is currently engaged to former NBA player Iman Shokuohizadeh. According to sources, Duffey and Iman met somewhere around 2016. And after just a few months of being together, the couple got engaged. 

DJ with her fiance, Iman Shokuohizadeh. Source: Instagram@duffey
DJ with her fiance, Iman Shokuohizadeh. Source: [email protected]

Moreover, their relationship was also featured in Season 5 of Basketball Wives, which helped viewers to catch a glimpse of their story. And it seems Duffey is finally happy in a relationship. She looks so in love and smitten with her current fiance Iman.

Drake Was Her High School SweetHeart?

Duffey confirmed that she was in a relationship with the famous rapper Drake. She dated Drake while she was still in high school in 2011. However, their relationship did not last long, and they broke up.

However, Duffey did not reveal much about her relationship with Drake apart from the fact that they were together. And though they have a past together, Duffey claims that Drake still supports her work.

Duffey's Ex-Husband Took All Her Money & Left Her

Duffey married her ex-husband, Brian Jackson, at the age of 21, who is a former New York Giants cornerback. It is said that she married her ex soon after her graduation. And since he was a resident of New York at the time, she decided to relocate to be with him. Shortly after, the couple welcomed their first son together.

However, the marriage did not last, and Duffey returned to Texas after just a few months. In her interview with Revolt TV, Duffey revealed that her ex-husband left her. She also said that he took everything she had to offer. 

He was in the NFL. He took all the money, he took my car away. I literally had nothing. I had to start over," she added. "When I would look at my son, I’d be like, never again will someone be able to take anything from us, I’m gonna have it myself.

-DJ Duffey

Blessed With Two Children

While Duffey was still married to Brian, she gave birth to her son, Heir. And in her relationship with Iman, she gave birth to a daughter named Shadi. So, altogether, she is the mother of two. Moreover, her son with Brian, also has a lovely relationship with her fiance.

DJ Duffey with her kids
DJ Duffey and her family. Source: [email protected]

Duffey Went Through Tons Of Hardships

Not only did Duffer suffer through a failed marriage, but her ex-husband also left her with nothing. And according to sources, she had to work hard to make up for her and her son's living. 

To do that, she worked a shift of 12 hours in the Enterprise Rent-A-Car firm. While Duffey was busy with her shifts throughout the day, she used to practice as a DJ all night. 

Net Worth of DJ Duffey

Within a short amount of time, Duffey has established a successful career and has been living a lavish lifestyle. She is a well-known cast of Basketball Wives. Moreover, she has her career as a disk jockey for famous rappers. 

DJ with her fiance, Iman Shokuohizadeh
DJ with her fiance, Iman Shokuohizadeh. Source: [email protected]

The net worth of Basketball wives star, DJ Duffey, is estimated to be above $3 million. It is because she is a wise woman who has established several sources of her income. So, it is not questionable that she possesses great wealth and fortune. 

Height & Weight

The infamous DJ and reality star, Duffey, is a lot taller than she may seem. She stands at an impressive height of 5 feet 8 inches which is pretty tall for a woman. In metrics, her height measures around 173 cm. 

Moreover, even with her towering height, she weighs around 55 kg. It's surprising because the star is a thick lady and pretty packed.

Social Media

Duffey is active on all sorts of social media platforms. Moreover, she became famous after Basketball Wives and has collected many followers. Also, she likes to share her daily moments and family experiences with her fans.

DJ duffey on social media
DJ Duffey on her social media. Source: [email protected]

She has an account under the username @duffey with over 1.2 million followers on Instagram. Similarly, she is active on Twitter under the username @IwantDJDuffey, with over 23.7k followers.

Career As A DJ

Duffey started her career as a DJ and started performing in various clubs. According to sources, Duffey learned from DJ Asap from Texas. Her career was gradually growing; thus, she quit her job and focused solely on her career as a DJ.

DJ Duffey.
DJ Duffey. Source: [email protected]

Then  Duffey's breakthrough came when she was selected to spin at Amber Rose Slut Walk in 2015. Her career took a flight, and she gradually toured as the official DJ of French Montana and Curren$y in the following years. 

Where Did Duffey Study?

According to sources, Duffey went to a local school in her hometown named Mansfield Summit High School for her studies. And for her undergraduate studies, she went to the University of Arlington. 

It states that she graduated with a major in communication. However, additional info regarding her educational qualifications is still behind the curtains. 

Duffey Played Division 1 Basketball

Before starting her career as a DJ, DJ Duffey played Division 1 basketball for four years while studying at the University of Arlington. According to sources, the father of Duffer used to serve in the military while her mom was a Collegiate Basketball player. 

DJ Duffey with her daughter. Source: Instagram@duffey
DJ Duffey with her daughter. Source: [email protected]

Moreover, her older brother was a football player in college. At the same time, her junior brother got a scholarship to play quarterback at Texas Technical University. Even in high school, she played Basketball and was a member of the four-time state-champion girls' basketball team.

 

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