Lyfe Jennings

Chester Jermaine Jennings was born in Toledo, Ohio, the United States on 3rd June 1978. He became famous with the name Lyfe Jennings. He was born in a middle-class family and has faced several challenges while becoming what he is now. He does everything when it comes to music and musical instruments. He is undoubtedly one of the most influential soul singers and R&B songwriters.

Well, how well do you know about Lyfe Jennings? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Lyfe Jennings’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Lyfe Jennings to date.

Biography and Early Life

Lyfe Jennings life was not so comfortable as he was born in a middle class family and after the death of his father, his life became even more difficult. Though his musical talent and his love for music were seen quite early when he was a child but it wasn’t an easy journey for him. He gets himself into a lot of trouble that’s why till 2013 he was a mere amateur in the musical world but after that, his career has taken a spike and he never looked back.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Lyfe Jennings in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Lyfe Jennings’s age is 43 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 3 June 1978. Though, he is 6’4” in feet and inches and 193 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 171.9 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.


Well, there isn’t a lot of information available to discuss Lyfe Jennings education as there is no data available to say anything concrete but, we can confidently say that like every other child in this world, Lyfe has also acquired education, but he has not revealed anything related to his education anywhere. His life is based on music, and he lives for it that’s all we know.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Lyfe Jennings is not married, but he has been in a relationship with several girls. Though he has five kids he never thought about marrying someone.

Lyfe started his career at a very young age as a kid. He began his career with a group called “The Dotsons” which consisted of 5 members including Lyfe and his 2 brothers along with his 2 cousins.

Soon at the age of 14, Lyfe was convicted for something and was sent to prison in the early 1990s. He has suffered a lot in his life from the starting itself.

In 2002, Lyfe returned to the musical field after serving 10 years in prison, and from this year, he began his musical journey with a new start. In the year 2005, he started singing more hip-hop genre songs and from that time, he started gaining success and popularity in the crowd.

Later in 2010, he was again convicted for 3 years because of his behavior with his fiancé, so we can say he never has gone well with ladies. He has been convicted several times because of his behavior in professional life too and due to this, his career started late.

Although Lyfe is a father of 6 kids he has not married anyone. His first 2 kids are Phoneix and Elijah who were born in 2005 and 2006 respectively from their mother, Joy Bounds. At that time, Lyfe was engaged to Joy Bounds but later on their relationship did not makeup into marriage, and they got separated.

The other 2 kids are Lyfe and Knoah who were born in 2011 and 2016 respectively from two different ladies named Marquita and India Mendoza.

Rest of his 2 kids were born in April 2018, but the names of the kids are not yet revealed in the public. Neither the names of their mothers are revealed anywhere.

Is Lyfe Jennings Gay?

As we know Lyfe Jennings is being involved in multiple affairs, and he has a relationship with several girls. Though he is not married he is a father of 6 children which concludes that he is a straight guy.

Professional Career

Lyfe Jennings career started in the early 90s when he formed a band with his brothers and cousins. They used to perform locally but they were not so famous. His career came to a standstill when he was imprisoned for 10 long years which kept him away from his musical world. After his imprisonment was over, he released his first album in 2004 named ‘Lyfe 268-192’. The album gets an amazing response which lets him use the same album next year with few different songs.

Since then he never looked back and kept his flow going. Every year or another, he releases different albums and as expected he gets his name featured in Billboards Top 10 under R&B charts.


He has received numerous milestones in his career and got admired for his music everywhere around the globe. Some of the awards for which he was nominated are listed below-

  • Nomination for Black Reel Awards in 2007
  • Under R&B chart he was nominated for Soul Train Music Awards in 2006
  • Again in 2013, his name was nominated for Soul Train Music Awards

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Lyfe Jennings in 2021

Lyfe Jennings career is a sort of roller coaster if not, I mean he is famous in the musical world but the controversies related to him is not hidden from anyone. He earned a lot of wealth despite all his criminal charges. As of 2021, His net worth is $600 thousand.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Lyfe Jennings is a famous personality, but he could have been even more famous and rich if he had kept himself away from controversies. His career could have started way early but the 10 years imprisonment in the early and 90s and 3 years of imprisonment in 2010 kept his career at a standstill and his name and character also get deteriorated during this period. His personality is filled with controversies too. The trouble with his ex-fiance also ruined his character.

We can say that Lyfe Jennings is a brilliant singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, and a lot more. Whenever he has released an album he gets praises from all over the world which shows his talent. It was not an easy life for him as his father passed quite early and his troubles too never lets him live freely, but he is still a brilliant musician despite all the odds. He can still achieve a lot in life with his exceptional musical talent.


Facts of Chester Jermaine “Lyfe” Jennings

  • Gender Male
  • full nameChester Jermaine “Lyfe” Jennings
  • birthplaceToledo, Ohio, United States
  • Date of Birth June 03, 1978
  • Age 46 years 0 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$600 thousand
  • professionSinger-Songwriter, record producer, instrumentalist
  • weightIn Kilograms – 78 kg, In Pounds – 171.9 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 193 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6’4”
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBlack
  • high schoolN/A

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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