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Background information
Birth name Amerie Mi Marie Rogers
Also known as Amerie
Born (1980-01-12) January 12, 1980 (age 38)
Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States
Origin Washington, D.C., United States
Genres R&B, pop, hip hop soul, funk
Occupations Singer-songwriter, record producer, actress
Years active 2001–present
Labels Columbia, Feeniix Rising Entertainment, Island Def Jam

Ameriie or Amerie (born Amerie Mi Marie Rogers, January 12, 1980)[1][2] is an American R&B singer.

Early life[change | change source]

Amerie was born to a South Korean mother and African American father. Her first language is Korean.

Personal life[change | change source]

In 2004, Amerie began dating her manager, Lenny Nicholson. On March 1, 2010, they were engaged.[3] The couple married on June 25, 2011, in an oceanfront ceremony in Anguilla.[4][5][6]

Albums[change | change source]

Singles[change | change source]

  • "Why Don't We Fall In Love" (with Ludacris) (2002) number 23 in US charts, number 40 in UK charts
  • "Talkin' To Me" (2002) number 51 in US charts
  • "Paradise" (LL Cool J with Amerie) (2002) number 36 in US charts, number 18 in UK charts (2003 release)
  • "1 Thing" (2005) number 8 in US, number 4 in UK, number 9 in Canada.

References[change | change source]

  1. Stevie Chick (2007-05-11). "Dancefloor dynamite | Music". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 2011-11-24. 
  2. "Interview: Amerie, Singer and Songwriter - Page 5 - Blogcritics Music". Retrieved 2011-11-24. 
  3. YBF EXCLUSIVE: Tamia's NEW "Beautiful Surprise" Single (2010-03-01). "Amerie Engaged+More Pics From Fabolous' Son's 2nd Birthday Party | The Young, Black, and Fabulous". Retrieved 2012-03-03. 
  4. Comments (2011-06-27). "Singer Ameriie Gets Married to Lenny Nicholson". Retrieved 2012-03-03. 
  5. View Comments (2011-06-26). "Amerie Married Longtime Boyfriend Lenny Nicholson In Beach Wedding In British West Indies". Bossip. Retrieved 2012-03-03. 
  6. "Ameriie Marries Former Record Exec Lenny Nicholson". 2011-06-28. Retrieved 2012-03-03.