Mahogany Lox

2015 MTV Video Music Awards - Arrivals

Birth Name: Mahogany Gordy

Place of Birth: Michigan, U.S.

Date of Birth: October 5, 1994

Ethnicity: African-American, English

Mahogany Lox is an American singer, actor, DJ, and social media star on Twitter, Vine, and YouTube.

Mahogany is the daughter of Berry Gordy IV and Valerie Robeson. She is the sister of SkyBlu, and the niece of Redfoo, from the pop duo LMFAO. She is also a second cousin of actress Bianca Lawson; they share Gordy great-grandparents.

Mahogany’s paternal grandparents are Berry Gordy, Jr., a producer (the son of Berry Gordy and Bertha Fuller), and Thelma Louise Coleman. Mahogany’s grandfather Berry was born in Michigan.

Mahogany is a half-second cousin, twice removed, of President Jimmy Carter. Mahogany is descended from President Carter’s (white) great-grandfather, James Thomas Gordy, from his relationship with a black woman, Esther Johnson (President Carter is descended from James’s white wife, Harriet Emily Helms).

Sources: Genealogies of Mahogany Lox (focusing on her father’s side) –

Genealogy of Mahogany’s paternal grandfather, Berry Gordy III (focusing on his father’s side) –

Photo by Prphotos

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.