Tanya Hijazi

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Relationship Timeline Of Tanya Hijazi

Ex-wife : Rick James
Tanya Hijazi married to Rick James on 1997 and divorce on 2002.

Tanya Hijazi is an American celebrity from the United States who is well known among the public as an actress and costume designer. She is also known for being the ex-wife of the late Rick James, a renowned singer, and songwriter from the United States.

She was born in the United States of America; therefore, she holds American as her nationality. However, she has not revealed any information regarding her date of birth in any media.

Tanya Hijazi's Love Life With Rick James

Tanya was previously a married woman. She stayed in a married relationship with the late Rick James, a singer, and producer by profession. The former couple first met in the year 1989 at a party, and they started dating each other in 1990.

Tanya Hijazi and her late ex-husband, Rick Hijazi. 
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They stayed in a relationship as a couple for seven years before tying the knot in 1997. The former couple tied their knot on December 24, 1997, in a private ceremony where they exchanged their vows with close family and friends. However, their relationship could not last long, and they got separated.

Tanya has been blessed with three children: Ty James, Rick James Jr., and Tazman James, from her marriage relationship with Rick Hijazi.

Net Worth Of Tanya Hijazi

Tanya is earning well from her career as an actress and custom designer. According to reliable sources, she has an estimated net worth of $4 million, and she is living lavishly in the United States. 

Furthermore, her late ex-husband, Rick James, earned a total wealth of $35 million. His net worth included all his real estate, bank balance, cars and other assets. He had amassed this huge fortune through is successful career as a singer, songwriter and producer.

Personal Life and Social Media

The Unsung actress Hijazi is one of those people who does not bring out much information regarding their professional or personal life on media as they prefer a low-key life. 

Moreover, she does not have any verified social media sites or official accounts by her name. We will update you if she becomes active on any social media sites in the near future.

Career Of Tanya Hijazi

The Unseen actress Hijazi started her career as a costume designer, and later she also started to appear in movies and Tv series. 

Tanya Hijazi and Darius McCrary posing for a photoshoot during the screening of "True to the Game 3". 
Source: Getty Images

She used to design costumes for her late ex-husband Rick James and has designed many customers for many renowned celebrities. Furthermore, she has made her appearance in Unsung, Bitchin': The Sound and Fury of Rick James, Unseen, and Iā€™m Rick James. 

Additionally, on November 30, 2021, Tanya, along with Darius McCrary was spotted during the screening of "True to the Game 3" at TCL Chinese Theatre which is located in Hollywood, California, the United States.

Is Tanya Dating Someone at the Present?

Tanya is currently single at the moment, and she has not revealed any sort of information regarding her personal life on any media after the death of her late husband Rick James.

Tanya Hijazi with her late ex-husband, Rick James. 
Source: Alamy

It seems that she does not want to mix her personal life with her professional life and does not want to get involved in media.

Tanya Hijazi Arrested For Attacking A Woman

The late Rick James's wife, Tanya, was accused of fourteen charges and was proven guilty of her actions. Later, she was sentenced to four years in jail because she was found guilty, but her charges were dropped out. 

Moreover, she was fined $5000 in response to her actions against the victim. Not only that, but her husband was also involved in attacking and both of them were sentenced to jail by the court. Mary Sauger and Frances Alley were the victims who Tanya and Rick assaulted.

Rise & Demise of The Legendary Singer

Rick James, aka James Ambrose Johnson Jr., was born on February 1, 1948, in Buffalo, New York, U.S. He was one of the all-time famous singer-songwriters.  Some of his famous songs include Mary Jane, Super Freak, Fire and Desire, etc.

Tanya Hijazi's late ex-husband, Rick James, posing for a photo shoot. Image Source: The New York Times

He had a very successful career in singing during the 1980s. However, due to legal problems in 1989, he had to stay away from the entertainment circle for nearly a decade. After a long time, he returned with an album in 1997.

Sadly James passed away on August 6, 2004, in his Los Angeles home at the Oakwood Toluca Hills apartment complex leaving his year of hard work and contribution. Well, he passed away due to a heart stroke. He was just 56 at the time of his demise.



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