Nokio the N-Tity

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Singer, Record Producer (1971)
Wed Aug 30 2023
By   Prajwol

Nokio the N-Tity is a well-known name in the music industry. He is one of the founding members of the R&B music group Dru Hill which is comprised of excellent music enthusiasts.

And now the African-American record producer and singer are making waves in the beverage markets too with N-finite. While Nokio is doing well in his professional life, what about his personal life? Let's explore the enigmatic life of this mysterious The Love We Had singer.

What Is Nokio the N-Tity Relationship Status? Is He Married?

Nokio the N-Tity is flying solo at the moment and appears to be not in a committed relationship. The founding member of  Dru Hill has been keeping his romantic life discrete lately.

Nokio the N-Tity is in a romantic relationship now.
Nokio the N-Tity is in a romantic relationship now. Source: Instagram @nokiothentity

According to I Love School Music, N-Tity is currently engaged to one of his fans. Not only this but the new couple is said to have a baby together in 2017.

Dru Hill's Nokio Previous Relationships 

N-Tity has had some high-profile dates in the past. From model to Radio Personality, he once had a romantic connection with them all. The dating life of Dru Hill's founding members traces back to the 1990s.

Angie Martinez

At the height of his career, Nokio was in a relationship with rapper and radio personality, Angie Martinez. The former flames share a child together.

Nokio The N-Tity with his former girlfriend Angie Martinez.
Nokio The N-Tity with his former girlfriend Angie Martinez. Source: Pinterest

Martinez and N-Tity's relationship came as a shock to many people. Mostly due to their age gap of 8 years. Yes, the African-American record producer was 8 years older than her former girlfriend Angie. 

Margo Wainwright

Prior to Angie, the singer N-Tity was in a relationship with a video producer. Yes, with his relationship with Margo Wainwright, Nokio became the father for the first time.  

Carmen Hayes-Ruffin

Carmen Hayes-Ruffin is the mother of Nokio N-Tity's daughter. The two actually got married and were together till 2013. Despite being separated from each other, Carmen and Nokio have maintained a good relationship.

Nokio the N-Titys' Children: Nokio Dru Hill Sons & Daughter

How many children does Nokio from Dru Hill have? Well, the count of the African-American record producer's children goes up to four. He welcomed his first child, a son, named Jordan Ruffin with former partner Margo Wainwright.

Nokio the N-Tity's son Niko and Jordan Ruffin.
Nokio the N-Tity's son Niko and Jordan Ruffin. Source: Instagram @angiemartinez

Similarly, Nokio has a daughter named Chloe Ruffin with his ex-wife Carmen Hayes-Ruffin. However, she prefers to stay out of the limelight like his fourth child.

Angie Martinez son, Niko Ruffin, is the second son of Dru Hill's founding member. Unlike most of the N-Tity's children, Niko is not out of media reach and is shrouded in mystery

Niko Ruffin is in the Syracuse university's basketball team.
Niko Ruffin is in Syracuse University's basketball team. Source: Pinterest

The radio host Martinez who is now married to Oronde Garrett since 2017 keeps sharing Niko's picture on Instagram. At the moment Niko is currently at Syracuse University basketball teams and plays from Guard.

Despite being a basketball enthusiast just like Deven Hubbard, Niko seems to have inherited talents from his old folks. Angie once shared a clip on her Instagram where Dru Hill's Nokio's son was flaunting his rapping skills.

Nokio the N-Tity Net Worth: Earnings, Real Estate & Properties

How rich is Nokio from Dru Hill? Nokio the N-Tity has an estimated net worth of $5 Million same as Matthew Dowd. As an African-American record producer and singer, Nokio has a great financial status and is one of the wealthiest people in the United States.

Nokio's financial worth is thanks to his commercially successful career that boomed in the 90s. He is the founding member of founding member of the R&B group Dru Hill.

Besides singing, N-Tity owns a record label, Island Records, and has launched many artists. Some of his top songs are:

SongArtistRelease Date
"What Ya Want"Eve featuring NokioJune 1999
"Those are the times"Dru Hill1998
"Tell Me"Dru Hill1996
"The Love We Had"Dru Hill1998
"Never Make a Promise"Dru Hill1996

N-Tity sure has lots of money in his bank. With this massive fortune, the record producer might have owned some real estate. However, information related to real estate ventures but regarding investment, Dru Hill's founding member, Nokio, seems to have some share in N-Finite, a beverage company.

Nokio the N-Tity's Real Name: Early Life, Age, & Parents

Nokio the N-Tity was born Tamir Mateen Raheem Hameed Ruffin in Baltimore, Maryland. N-Tity's parents were blessed with his arrival on January 29, 1971. 

Nokio The N-Tity is a Maryland native.
Nokio The N-Tity is a Maryland native. Source: Instagram @nokiothentity.

Growing up, Nokio was a music enthusiast. And, it was this interest that led him to create the R&B music group Dru Hill in 1992. As aforementioned, Dru Hill's founding member is quite secretive about his personal life which includes information on his parents and siblings.

Nokio the N-Tity's Social Media Presence

Nokio from Dru Hill has quite a number of fan following on Instagram. The African-American record producer and singer boasts more than 29k followers on Instagram.

N-Tity's instagram account @nokiothentity has more than 10k posts at the time of writing. The singer is seen sharing a glimpse of his professional and personal life. 

The Dru Hill founding member has followed some high-profile people on Instagram. It includes Jevon “Vonny Blanco” Tompkins, founder of Last Road Records, singer Christopher Williams, and so on.



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