DaniLeigh Biography

DaniLeigh

Quick Facts About DaniLeigh

Celebrated Name DaniLeigh
Age 26 Years
Nick Name Dani
Birth Name Danielle Leigh Curiel
Birth Date 1994-12-20
Gender Female
Profession American singer
Nationality American
Place Of Birth Miami, Florida, U.S.
Birth Nation America
Ethnicity Hispanic
Race Black
Religion Christian
Horoscope Sagittarius
Father Vladimir Curiel
Mother Vicky Curiel
Siblings 2
Marital Status Unmarried
Sexual Orientation Straight
Source of Wealth Singing career
Net Worth $400 thousands
Height 5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
Weight 58 kg or 128 lbs
Body Type Slim
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark brown
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Versatile American singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer, and choreographer, Danielle Leigh Curiel is better known as DaniLeigh. She skyrocketed to fame after the release of her debut single "D.O.S.E." on YouTube and SoundCloud in November 2015. She made a career breakthrough after working with Prince on the music video for his single "Breakfast Can Wait". She was later signed to Def Jam Records in 2017. She began dancing at the age of 12 and singing at the age of 14 as she started posting vocal covers of songs such as Musiq Soulchild's "So Beautiful" on YouTube. She released her first album titled "Summer With Friends" on 8th September 2017 and made her first TV show appearance on "TakePart Live" in 2013. Furthermore, she issued an apology after posting part of a song called "Yellow Bone" on social media in January 2021, which was criticized for promoting colorism.

Famous For

  • Being an American singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer, and choreographer.
  • For directing the music video "Breakfast Can Wait" for the legendary musician and producer Prince Rogers Nelson.

American singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer, and choreographer, DaniLeigh

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What is the Ethnicity of DaniLeigh?

DaniLeigh was born on 20th December 1994 in Miami, Florida, the U.S. with the full name of Danielle Leigh Curiel. As she took birth in America, she holds an American nationality and she belongs to Hispanic ethnicity. Her religious belief is in the Christian religion. DaniLeigh celebrated her 26th birthday as of 2020 and she will be celebrating her 27th birthday in 2021. Her race is black and her zodiac sign is Sagittarius. She is the daughter of her father, Vladimir Curiel, and her mother, Vicky Curiel. She has a younger brother named Brandon and her younger sister is Bella Dose singer Brianna Leah.

How was the Career of DaniLeigh?

  • DaniLeigh kicks off her signing career by posting covers of popular songs on YouTube as she released her first single "D.O.S.E" in 2015, but her first successful single was "Play", released in 2017.
  • She then launched her first EP, "Summer with Friends", in 2017, followed up by "The Plan" in 2018. 
  • As well, she released a singles "Lil Bebe" and made a cameo appearance in Megan Thee Stallion's "Hot Girl Summer" music video. 
  • She also choreographed for DaBaby's music video "BOP on Broadway" in 2019.
  • Dani issued an apology after posting part of a song called "Yellow Bone" on social media in January 2021, which was criticized for promoting colorism.

DaniLeigh Singing

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Is DaniLeigh in a Relationship?

Unmarried lady, DaniLeigh was in a relationship with DaBaby whom she met in 2019 when she choreographed his Bop music video. But the couple got separated. So as of now, we can assume that she is currently living a single life. DaBaby had earlier hinted at their split when he reposted reality star and influencer India Love's Masterpiece TikTok challenge and wrote: 'This Tik Tok is a #Masterpiece' The pair fuelled the rumors when they collaborated on the track Levi High while the mother of DaBaby's children claimed they were together. 

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DaniLeigh and DaBaby

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However, when Dani was asked on Power 105.1's Breakfast Club if they (DaBaby and DaniLeigh) were dating, DaniLeigh said: 'I mean it is what it is. I know it comes with this life. I already know you post something, people just gon' catch on I guess, so. I don't know, it is what it is. I don't really care.' 'I date a whole chocolate man, I have beautiful dark skin friends and skin isn't even something I see. It's not something I look at,' she said. 'I don't live for the internet because people don't know me so that's why I thought it was important to speak on it.' She added: 'It wasn't something I looked at so deeply, which I can see why people will take it deeply so I understand and I'm sorry that I wasn't sensitive to the topic when I wrote my comment like, "Why are you guys taking it so offensively?" because it can be a personal thing to certain people because colorism is a real thing so I do get it. 'But I'm not that, I'm not a colorist, I'm not a racist.' Furthermore, she is straight by sexual orientation.

How much is DaniLeigh's Net Worth?

Successful singer, DaniLeigh has a net worth of $400 thousand as of 2021 whereas her exact salary amount has not been clearly disclosed yet. Her revenue was $11.9K in 2018. She has made several commercial appearances. She has also used her social media presence to endorse brands like I AM GIA from where she earns a fine amount of money. Dani's main source of income is from her singing career.

How tall is DaniLeigh?

The height of the beautiful singer, DaniLeigh is 5 ft 5 in or 165 cm and her body weighs around 58 kg or 128 lbs. She is a good-looking lady with black hair and dark brown eyes color. Dancing is a part of her daily life which helps her to stay fit and healthy as it is an effective full-body cardio workout. Dani has beautiful tattoos on her body. Her body build is slim. 

Did You Know?

  • DaniLeigh inherited her vocals from her father and dancing ability from her mother.
  • She was signed to Def Jam Records in 2017, releasing mixtapes and singles starting that year.
  • She made a career breakthrough after working with Prince on the music video for his single "Breakfast Can Wait".
  • Dani did not realize the true extent of her voice until she moved to Los Angeles at the age of 16.
  • In high school, she was kind of a tomboy and she found her name Danielle to be too girly for her.
  • In August 2011, she joined the social media universe with her Twitter account.