Quick Facts of Samantha Tamania Anne Cecilia Mumba
- Full NameSamantha Tamania Anne Cecilia Mumba
- Net Worth$5 million
- Date of Birth1983 /01 /18
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceDublin, Ireland
- ProfessionSinger, Actress
- Active Year1999
- Eye colourDark-Brown
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseTorray Scales
- Height5 feet 7 inch
- Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
Samantha Mumba is an Irish singer and actress who came to the limelight after her debut song Gotta Tell You reached the Top 10 in Ireland, UK, and the US. Furthermore, the song is listed in Billboard’s 100 Catchiest Choruses of the 21st Century. Mumba made her acting debut through the film The Time Machine.
From her long career in acting and singing, Mumba has maintained a net worth in a six-digit. Scroll down to know about her bio, wiki, net worth, salary, husband, and children, so read this article till the end.
Samantha Mumba- Bio
Samantha Mumba was born as Samantha Tamania Anne Cecilia Mumba on 18th January 1983 in Dublin, Ireland. Mumba holds an Irish nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Her father, Peter Mumba was an aircraft engineer.
Mumba attended Dublin’s Billie Barry Stage School from the age of three to fifteen. When Mumba was 15, she was discovered by Irish music executive Louis Walsh on an RTE TV talents show Let Me Entertain You. Subsequently, Mumba spent several months moving between Denmark and Sweden, the UK and Ireland where she co-wrote and recorded her debut album Gotta Tell You.
Samantha Mumba Profession
Samantha Mumba gained a wide recognition after her debut song, Gotta Tell You was peaked at #1 on the US Billboard Hot Single Sales. The talented singer also reached a major milestone when her single Baby, Come Over was nominated for the 2001 Grammy Award for Best Remixed Recording.
In the same way, Mumba was nominated for the Choice Music: Breakout Artist Award at the 2001 Teen Choice Awards. In 2014, Samantha released another single Only Just Begun. Apart from her singing career, she has appeared in films like The Time Machine, Spin the Bottle and Boy Eats Girl.
How Much Is Samantha Mumba’s Net Worth?
Samantha Mumba has a net worth of $5 million as of 2019. The multitalented star, Samantha has achieved a height of success in her tender age. Likewise, she also endorsed many big brands like Reebok, Christian Dior, and Louise Kennedy through which Mumba added a hefty amount to her bank account.
Although Mumba hasn’t openly spoken about her salary to the media, she might earn the salary of around $500 thousand per year. Her album Gotta Tell You gained international success, selling over 5 million copies in the world and 1.8 million in the UK.
Husband- Torry Scales
Samantha dated an R&B singer Sisqo from 2004-2005. Later, Mumba began dating her now-husband Torrey Scales who is a policeman. The duo engaged in June 2011. A year later their engagement, Mumba, and Scales exchanged their wedding vows on 24th February 2012 in a private ceremony.
In September 2014, it was reported that Samantha is pregnant with her first child. The couple welcomed a baby daughter Sage on 3rd March 2015.
For now, the couple shares a delightful married life without any rumors of affairs and extramarital affairs. They are supportive of each other and gives space to their private life.
Samantha Mumba’s age is 36 years old as of 2019. Mumba has maintained a perfect body figure with a height of 5 feet 7 inches. She has straight black hair and a pair of dark brown eyes. Despite having such an attractive body, Mumba hasn’t revealed her body measurements and weight.