Ameriie in 2010, Helga Esteb /

Birth Name: Amerie Mi Marie Rogers

Place of Birth: Fitchburg, Massachusetts, U.S.

Date of Birth: January 12, 1980

*African-American (father)
*Korean (mother)

Amerie, also credited as Ameriie, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, and author. She is known for her song “1 Thing.”

Her father, Charles Rogers, is African-American. Her mother, artist Mi Suk, is Korean, from South Korea. Her father was a chief warrant officer in the U.S. military, and the family lived in Alaska, Texas, Virginia, South Korea, and Germany. Her first language is Korean and she often signs her name in both English and Korean when giving autographs.

Amerie is married to Sony music executive LG Nicholson, with whom she has a son.


Curious about ethnicity

52 Responses

  1. Devotion says:

    African + Asian = —-

    She could’ve been very pretty if she were either full black or full Asian.

    These two just don’t mix well.

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