Birth Name: Faith Renée Evans
Place of Birth: Lakeland, Florida, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 10, 1973
Faith Evans is an American R&B singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress.
Her father is white and her mother is African-American. Her father left the family before Faith was born. In her book autobiography (Keep the Faith: A Memoir, 2008), Faith talks about her father, Richard Swain, who was caucasian; she states, “I’ve heard people mumble something about him being Italian but I don’t know for sure.”
Her mother, Helene Evans, is a professional singer.
She was married to rapper The Notorious B.I.G., until his death. She has a son, actor C. J. Wallace (Christopher Jordan Wallace), with The Notorious B.I.G.; two children with her former husband, record company executive Todd Russaw; and a daughter with music producer Kiyamma Griffin.
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