Eve (Rapper) Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Eve Quick Info
Height5 ft 7 in
Weight60 kg
Date of BirthNovember 10, 1978
Zodiac SignScorpio
SpouseMaximillion Cooper

Eve is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and actress. She is very well known for her diversity in the entertainment industry and the commercial industry at large. Her song Let Me Blow Ya Mind which she sang in 2002 with the American singer Gwen Stefani won her a Grammy Award for “Best Rap/Sung Collaboration”. Her first musical appearance was on the Bulworth soundtrack where she appeared as Eve of Destruction, a name that has never left her. During this period, Eve was signed to Aftermath Entertainment, a record label owned by Dr. Dre. VH1 ranked Eve as number 48 on the “50 Greatest Women on the Video Era” list.

Eve is also well known for the roles she plays in films and television shows. Her most popular role is that of Terri Jones in the films Barbershop, Barbershop 2: Back in Business and Barbershop: The Next Cut. She has also played other roles such as Mocha Sujata the Gypsy Queen in the film Bounty Killer (2013), Latisha in the movie 4.3.2.1., Shelley Williams on the television sitcom Eve, and as Grace Hitchens a rival glee club coach in Glee. She was announced as a new co-host on the CBS Daytime show The Talk in November 2017. Eve also has a strong interest in the business industry, successfully launching and running her clothing line, Fetish.

Born Name

Eve Jihan Jeffers

Nick Name

Eve of Destruction, Pitbull in a skirt

Eve at The Heart Truth’s Red Dress Collection Fashion Show in February 2011
Eve at The Heart Truth’s Red Dress Collection Fashion Show in February 2011 (The Heart Truth / Flickr / Public Domain)

Sun Sign

Scorpio

Born Place

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Nationality

American

Education

Eve attended Martin Luther King High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Occupation

Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Television Host

Family

  • Father – Jerry Jeffers (Chemical Plant Supervisor)
  • Mother – Julie Wilch (Publishing Company Supervisor)
  • Siblings – Unknown
  • Others – Farrod (Stepbrother)

Manager

Eve is managed by Scott Marshall Partners Ltd. (Talent Agency), London, England, United Kingdom.

Genre

Hip-hop

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

  • Sony Corporation
  • Full Surface
  • Interscope Records
  • Aftermath Entertainment
  • Ruff Ryders
  • From the Rib

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 7 in or 170 cm

Weight

60 kg or 132 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Eve has dated –

  1. Michael Ealy – Eve was rumored to be in a relationship with Michael Ealy. Michael Ealy is an American actor who also appeared in the Barbershop movies. The period they dated is unknown but it is rumored to be during her early career days as an actress in Barbershop.
  2. Stevie J (1997-2000) – Steven Jordan, better known by his stage name Stevie J, is an American musician, record producer, songwriter, and television personality. Eve started dating Stevie J in 1997. They dated for 3 years before breaking up in 2000.
  3. Nelly (2000-2003) – Cornell Iral Haynes Jr., known professionally as Nelly, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, investor, and occasional actor. He dated Eve for almost 3 years from 2000 to 2003.
  4. Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue (2003-2006) – In 2003, Eve got into a relationship with Equatoguinean politician Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue. They dated for almost 3 years before breaking up in 2006.
  5. T.I. (2005) – In May 2005, Eve dated the rapper and actor, T. I. Their relationship lasted for a very short time.
  6. Shane Powers (2007) – Eve was in a relationship with businessman Shane Powers for several months in 2007.
  7. Maximillion Cooper (2010-Present) – Eve met Maximillion at the 2010 Gumball 3000 rally. Maximillion is a British Gumball 3000 motor rally CEO and co-founder, and fashion designer. They became engaged on December 25, 2013, and on June 14, 2014, Eve and Maximillion Cooper got married in Ibiza, Spain. She has 4 stepchildren from Maximillion Cooper’s previous relationships.
Eve in an Instagram post as seen in February 2019
Eve in an Instagram post as seen in February 2019 (Eve / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Black

She is of African-American descent.

Hair Color

Black

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Slim figure
  • Two tattoos of dog paws on chest

Brand Endorsements

Eve has done endorsement work for brands such as –

  • Tommy Hilfiger
  • Clarica (2002)
  • Pepsi-Cola (2005)
  • Sprite (1999)
  • Mac cosmetics’ Viva Glam campaign

Religion

Islam

Eve at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival
Eve at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival (Gordon Correll / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Best Known For

  • Winning the Grammy Award for “Best Rap/Sung Collaboration” in 2002, for the song Let Me Blow Ya Mind, with American singer Gwen Stefani
  • Her roles as Terri Jones in the films Barbershop, Barbershop 2: Back in Business and Barbershop: The Next Cut

First Album

Eve released her first album Let There Be Eve…Ruff Ryders’ First Lady on September 14, 1999. Her debut album is the 3rd album by a female rap artist to top the Billboard 200.

First Film

Eve made her theatrical film debut in the role of Terri Jones in the movie Barbershop in 2002.

First TV Show

She made her first TV show appearance as Herself in Late Night with Conan O’Brien in 1999.

Eve during a performance in September 2013
Eve during a performance in September 2013 (Dave Rosenblum / Flickr / CC BY-2.0)

Eve Facts

  1. Her mother, Julie Wilcher is a publishing company supervisor and her father is a chemical plant supervisor.
  2. While Eve was in high school, and after she graduated, she worked as a stripper until she was convinced by Mase, a rapper to stop stripping. She remains very grateful to him for pulling her out.
  3. After her time as a stripper, she began singing in choirs and later formed an all-female singing group known as “Dope Girl Posse”. The group sang cover songs.
  4. She was once robbed in 1999 during a night video shoot. The items taken from her included 2 bracelets and a necklace which summed up to $137,000.
  5. She was given the nickname “Pitbull in a skirt”.
  6. In 2003, Eve starred in a television show that was titled after her. Eve was renewed for its 2nd season in 2004. She was the co-executive producer on the show which came to an end in 2006.
  7. In 2004, Eve launched her clothing and accessories line called Fetish By Eve. Her clothing line was launched in 2004 but had to be relaunched in 2005 because she changed companies.
  8. Eve attended the same high school as Seth Green.
  9. Eve was raised by her mother and grandmother because her parents got separated when she was 12 years old. Her mother was remarried 2 years after she split with her father, and she had a stepbrother, Farrod.
  10. She is a friend of Gwen Stefani.
  11. Eve was the only female that got signed to the Ruff Ryders label.
  12. She had her 2nd album, Scorpion named after her astrological sign, Scorpio.
  13. She returned to Dr. Dre’s label, Aftermath after leaving Ruff Ryders in 2004.
  14. Eve appeared in xXx (2002) with Vin Diesel.
  15. Since 1999, Eve has been at war with New York City-based rapper Foxy Brown.
  16. Follow Eve on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

Featured Image by Eve / Instagram

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