C. J. Wallace
Birth Name: Christopher Jordan Wallace, Jr.
Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: October 29, 1996
*African-American, European (mother)
His paternal grandparents are from Jamaica. His mother is of European (her own father) and African-American (her own mother) descent.
C. J.’s paternal grandparents are Selwyn George Latore, a politician, and Voletta Wallace.
C. J.’s maternal grandparents were Richard Swain and Helene Evans, a professional singer.
In her book autobiography (Keep the Faith: A Memoir, 2008), C. J.’s mother talks about her father, stating, “I’ve heard people mumble something about him being Italian but I don’t know for sure.”