DaniLeigh, an American singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer, and choreographer got the media limelight when she worked with Prince’s music video Breakfast Can Wait. She rose to popularity after signing with Def Jam Records in 2017.
Dani worked with rappers like YG, Lil Yachty, Lil Baby, and YBN Nahmir. She collaborated with singer Chris Brown for her song, Easy. She even posted a cover of rapper Yo Gotti’s song, Down in the DM.
Early Life of DaniLeigh
On December 20, 1994, DaniLeigh entered this beautiful Universe in Miami, Florida, United States. As of now, DaniLeigh is 28 years old. DaniLeigh cuts her birthday cake on the 20th of December and her birth sign is Capricorn. Her real name is Danielle Leigh Curiel. She was born as the son of Vicky Curiel (father) and Vladimir Curiel (mother).
Dani spent her childhood with a younger brother, Brandon Curiel, and younger sisters, Brianna Leah and Bella Dose. Both of her sisters are pop singers. Leigh has American citizenship and he belongs to a mixed (Dominican Republic, Spanish, Portuguese, African, and some Indigenous) ethnicity. Leigh follows the Christianity religion.
DaniLeigh and DaBaby’s Toxic Relationship
Dani was in a relationship with DaBaby. She met rapper DaBabby as a co-choreographer for his song in Bop in 2019. In March 2020, they started dating secretly and they were spotted publicly at the same West Hollywood hotel during quarantine. Their relationship became exposed when the rapper’s ex-partner, Meme stepped in the middle and exposed Dani for being obsessed and revealed she blocked her via Twitter.
Dani earned the title of home wrecker when she and the rapper spend quarantine together at the same hotel. Later, she posted a picture of herself with a man in bed and confirmed that she is dating daBabby in December 2020. Dani announced her breakup with DaBaby on her Twitter handle saying he left her for Meme on February 8, 2021. As of now, she is single.
DaniLeigh Blessed With a Baby Girl
She became pregnant with DaBabby’s child and announced her pregnancy in July 2021. He even said that Danileigh tried to trap him by having a child with him:
“This is trying to trap a [n-word] gone wrong, Somebody tell Maury to call Baby. I need a quick test.”
She gave birth to her daughter, Velour Leigh on August 13, 2021. Dabbay has also made allegations against Dani’s family for disowning his three months daughter just because she is black. He also revealed that Dani couldn’t control if he hold his baby in his arm but Dani’s mother said:
“I didn’t want to address this until I knew my daughter and granddaughter were safe. Thank you for your texts, DM’s, and phone calls. This is clearly a toxic situation and all we wanted to do was to get her out safely. Just know we are continuing to do everything we can to make sure her and the baby are good. God is on our side and we pray this situation ends as peacefully and quickly as possible.”
Net Worth of DaniLeigh
DaniLeigh has a net worth of $5 million as of 2023 which she earned through her professional career. Leigh has an annual salary of $500k. She bought a 7-Bedroom mansion in the Dominican Republic. The mansion features a staircase, huge windows, and a wonderful garden area.
DaniLeigh’s Height & Tattoos
Leigh is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 58 kg. Her body measurement includes 37-26-42 inches and her bra size is 35BB. Dani has a beautiful pair of brown eyes and her hair is blonde. She wears a shoe size of 5.5 (US). She has a tattoo on her right hand which is dedicated to her father and pierced with her family.
DaniLeigh Arrested For DUI, Hit & Run
DaniLeigh was arrested for a hit-and-run case on May 30, 2023. When she was riding in the Miami beach area in her trunk Curiel hit a moped vehicle and the victim ended up with a serious back injury. She has a charge of driving out of lane, high speed, drinking and driving, and DUI damage to property.
She scored a .08 on a sobriety test and she was arrested on the early morning of Tuesday when a witness saw a gray Mercedes-Benz speeding before hitting a moped and continuing traveling. He reported it to the Miami Beach Police Department. She is behind the bar with three felony charges on her.
Professional Career of DaniLeigh
- Leigh was only 12 years old when she started dancing and at the age of 14, she began her singing career.
- She used to do song covers on the youtube channel and has uploaded Musiq Soulchild‘s, So Beautiful.
- Dani has also worked with popular artists like Pharrell Williams and Nelly Furtado as a backup dancer.
- She and her sister made a pop duo named Curly Fryz.
- Prince discovered her and brought her into the singing industry with his single, Breakfast Can Wait at the age of 18.
- With the mentorship of Prince, she published her first single D.O.S.E in 2015.
- Her single, Play became popular and featured Mexican-American rapper Kap Gin in 2017.
- In 2017, she signed with Def Jam Records and released her EP, Summer with Friends.
- She worked with rappers like YG, Lil Yachty, Lil Baby, and YBN Nahmir in her song, The Plan in 2018.
- She and Lil Baby released songs like Lil Bebe and Easy.
- Dani appeared as a cameo for Megan Thee Stallion‘s music video, Hot Girl Summer.
Songs & Albums
Her famous albums are Summer with Friends, The Plan, My Present, Movie, and In My Feelings. She released EPs like Summer with Friends, My Side, and My Present. Dani’s hit songs are D.O.S.E, In My Feelings, Lil Bebe, Blue Chips, Life, Easy, “No Limits, Cravin, Levi High, and Dominican Mami.
FAQs of DaniLeigh
Did DaniLeigh and Chris Brown work together?
Yes, Dani worked with Chris Brown. They collaborated in the making of Remix of Easy. Due to their chemistry in the music videos, they were rumored of being in a relationship in 2019.
Who discovered DaniLeigh?
Prince discovered DaniLeigh when she was only 18 years old. She became the choreographer for his music video, Breakfast Can Wait.
Did Dani Leigh get B Simone fired?
Yes, she made B Simone fired. According to Simone, Dani asked the producer to remove her from the show, Wild n Out. Dani denied the fact that she made her fired but Simone said:
“She was actually there, so I’m sure she got paid. It wasn’t to take nobody from nobody’s pocket. Dani’s team asked show producers to remove her from the show while the singer was present for the taping.”
Was DaniLeigh charged with assaulting DaBaby?
Yes, she was charged with assaulting rapper, DaBabby. When he disrespected her and her family she ended up assaulting for two times and their fight gained the media attention as well.
Is Danileigh dating Fabulous?
No, she is not dating Fabulous. When she and Fabulous appeared together inside the car, their dating rumor sparkled but they aren’t dating.
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