Birth Name: Tammar Annika Chin
Place of Birth: Kingston, Jamaica
Date of Birth: 14 June, 1983
*father – Chinese, Cherokee Native American
*mother – Jewish, African-Jamaican, likely other
Tami Chynn is a Jamaican singer, songwriter, and dancer.
She is the daughter of Christine and Richard Chin. Her parents were in a band, The Carnations. Her sister is recording artist Tessanne Chin (Tessanne Amanda Chin). Her father has Chinese and Cherokee Native American ancestry. Her mother is of Jewish, African-Jamaican, and likely other, descent. She is a cousin of brothers Jay Hall, vocalist and guitarist with UK rockers Grassroutes and The Royal Players, and Leon Hall, a vocalist with ska-fusion act Electrik Custard.
Tami is married to reggae and dancehall deejay Wayne Marshall.
Sources: Daly, Carson (host) (September 24, 2013). “Blind Auditions Premiere, Pt 2.” The Voice. Season 5. NBC