Masika Kalysha is an actress, singer, composer, and reality television personality from the United States. She is most known for appearing in the VH1 reality series “Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood” and We TV’s “Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta” as a supporting cast member. Kalysha has also starred in several hip-hop music videos for singers such as French Montana and Waka Flocka Flame. Masika Kalysha’s net worth is expected to reach approximately $400 thousand by 2022.
Masika’s full name is Masika Kalysha Tucker, and she was born on June 7, 1985, in Chicago. Her parents brought her together with two siblings, an older sister and an older brother, and she is of African-European origin. Masika attended Mount Zion High School and graduated with honours. In the year 2003, she graduated from high school. Her father urged her to pursue a career as an actor because she didn’t have a strong academic foundation.She relocated to Los Angeles, California in August 2011 to pursue her dream of being an actor and model. However, working in Hollywood was difficult, so she needed to work someplace to supplement her income. Her first work in Los Angeles was as a hostess, and after a few months, she began receiving modelling opportunities. She modelled for musicians such as Walka Flocka, Lil Wayne, French Montana, and Birdman in their music videos. Masika also had an appearance in the music video for Field Mob’s song “So What” in 2005.
Masika made her acting debut in the romantic comedy film “Three Can Play That Game” in 2007. However, it was until an appearance on VH1’s “Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood” in 2013 that she began to get attention. She was a part of the series’ supporting cast. She didn’t appear in the second season after finishing the first, but she reappeared in the third. Season 3 of the show centred on the birth of her daughter, Khari Barbie Maxwell, and her co-parenting with her then-partner, Fetty Wap. Masika returned to the reality series in 2017 for its fourth season.Her appearance in the fourth season sparked a lot of controversy, as she was frequently shown breaking the fourth wall because she was unhappy with the producers. Masika informed the producers that she would not be appearing in the reality show with a new cast member, but the producers overruled her and brought in a new cast member. She rushed off set while filming off anger and threatened the producers with legal action. She decided not to return for the fifth season in 2018 after the fourth season ended with a lot of turmoil. She officially departed the programme and VH1 after the season’s reunion special series. She later appeared on WE TV’s “Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta” reality show.Kalysha starred in the action film “The Prey,” which was released in May of 2020. She has also performed a few tunes. Masika released a song called “Andale” in 2015, which featured Fetty Wap. She previously published two songs, “Hella Hollywood” and “No More,” prior to the release of the tune. She released her new single “My Own” in the fall of 2016, which is about her relationship with her former lover, Fetty Wap. In 2017, she released a new song called “OHHH3X.”
From 2015 until 2016, Masika Kalysha was in a relationship with rapper Fetty Wap. In December 2015, she revealed her pregnancy with Fetty’s child.
Khari Barbie Maxwell, Masika’s daughter, was born in March 2016. Despite the fact that she claimed it was Fetty’s daughter, the rapper refused to acknowledge Khari as his child since he accused Masika of cheating on him. She was formerly married to musician Yung Berg before dating rapper Fetty Wap.
Masika Kalysha’s net worth is expected to be approximately $400 thousand in the start of 2022. She has amassed a sizable fortune as a result of her appearances in a few reality shows and films. Aside from that, in December 2016, she established Khari Barbie Beauty, a cosmetics business.