Most of us can only fantasize about what it’s like to be an offspring of entertainment powerhouses. Yes, the perks would be amazing, but then, imagine that you followed in your parents’ footsteps – expectations would definitely be enormous. Quincy Brown got his acting talent and great looks from his mom and his music genes from his dad and he’s pretty good on the movie set, music stage, and runways. Besides family connection, Brown is one guy who literally worked his way to the top in the entertainment industry as a result of sheer hard work. He boasts an impressive resume and he is fast growing up while carrying on in the family tradition.
Quincy Brown’s Bio (Age & Ethnicity)
Brown began his career as a model, actor, singer-songwriter, photographer, and director with the full name Quincy Taylor Brown. His mother brought him into the world on June 4, 1991, in New York City, New York. The son of legendary singer Al B. Sure! and late model Kimberly Porter, the actor was named after his godfather, Quincy Jones, a renowned music and entertainment lord. Talking about his ancestry, he is an American belonging to the African-American ethnicity.
In his younger age, Brown moved around often with his family. He, however, spent most of his youth in the city of Georgia and later relocated to Los Angeles while he was in his final year in high school. He eventually completed his high school at Calabasas High School, which is located in Calabasas, California.
Parents – Dad and Mom
The names of Quincy Brown’s parents are Kimberly Porter, popularly known as Kim Porter, and Albert Joseph Brown III, professionally known as Al B. Sure! Kim was born in Columbus, Georgia, United States, on December 16, 1971, she passed out of Columbus High School in the year 1988, and later she moved to Atlanta shortly after she earned her diploma. Porter started out as a model and later became an actress, scoring minor roles in films such as Single Ladies and The Brothers and TV series like Wicked Wicked Games.
Quincy’s dad, Al B. Sure!, is the son of a nuclear medical technician an accountant born on June 4, 1968, in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S and raised in Mount Vernon, New York. He became popular in the entertainment industry as a singer, record producer, songwriter, radio host, and record producer. Al B. Sure’s marriage to Kim was as shortlived as they get, the two got married in 1989 and divorced the following year.
Apart from Quincy, his father has two other sons called Albert Brown IV (born October 30, 1986) and Devin Brown. The former is a talented singer who entertains people under the stage name Lil’ B. Sure while the later is an Atlanta-based hip-hop artist and music producer professionally known as Devin LOUD. In 1991, Al B. Sure! co-wrote and produced a song titled: “Forever My Lady” in honor of his son and Kim Porter.
In addition to Brown, Kim Porter has three other kids from her relationship with American entrepreneur, songwriter, record producer, rapper, singer, and actor, Puff Daddy (born Sean John Combs), also known by the stage names, Puffy, P. Diddy, and Diddy. Combs and Kim first met in a studio while he was an A&R executive at Uptown Records and later started seeing each in 1994. Their on-and-off relationship, which survived till 2007, produced twin girls Jessie James and D’Lila Star (born 2006), and a son called Christian Combs (1998).
Shortly after Porter’s divorce from Quincy’s dad, rapper Combs adopted and raised Brown as his son – that’s why he is sometimes referred to as Quincy Combs. Diddy and Kim showed the world how much they love Quincy in the year 2007 when they threw a celebrity-studded party in Atlanta in celebration of his 16th birthday. The event was even featured on MTV’s My Super Sweet 16. And ever since he got noticed on the show, his personal life has been a subject of interest to the public.
On November 15, 2018, his mother Kim Porter was found dead in her Los Angeles home, she was said to have died after suffering cardiac arrest.
Who is His Girlfriend?
Many of the female admirers who would do anything to have Quincy Brown as their man are really worried about the hunk’s relationship status. As of now, the multi-hyphenate personality could be possibly single as he has not been in the news for dating any girl in a long time. However, Brwon has been in a few relationships in the past. He is said to have dated American actress Keke Palmer for a year, after which he hooked up with British television personality Kelly Osbourne in 2014. In the year 2015 and later in 2017, he was spotted hanging out with Kourtney Kardashian, sparking romance rumors. None of them has, however, commented on their relationship status.
Being a member of an aristocrat family and someone who has made his distinction in the industry, there is no doubt the 1.88 meters tall star is doing his best to fit into his parent’s shoes. Currently based in Los Angeles, California he has his own watch line called Chalk by Quincy, a technology firm, as well as a jeans collection with Embellish. As of 2018, his net worth is still under review though some sources reported that it is valued at $600,000.