Daijah Wright is the youngest daughter of Eazy-E, the late superstar rap artist whose real name was Eric Lynn Wright. Daijah was born to the late rapper by record producer Tomika Wright in 1996, which makes her 27 years old.
As the daughter of such a legendary figure, Daijah was privileged to grow up with enough publicity to establish herself in the Hollywood industry. Unfortunately, the celebrity daughter wasn’t lucky enough to get to know her dad personally, as he died six months before her birth. Below is a detailed account of her life so far.
How Old is Daijah Wright?
Daijah Wright is 53 years old; she was born in September 1996 in Los Angeles, California. She is of African-American descent and is the youngest daughter of Eric Lynn Wright, one of America’s most famous gangsta rappers, and his wife Tomika Wright. Sadly, Daijah only got to grow up with her mother, as her father, Eazy-E, died six months before she was born.
Meet Daijah Wright’s Parents – Eazy-E and Tomika Wright
Daijah’s parents are Eric Lynn Wright, AKA Eazy-E, and Tomika Wright. The couple first met at a Los Angeles nightclub in 1991 and started a romantic relationship soon after that. In September 1991, Eazy-E and Tomika welcomed their first child Dominick Wright, and in early 1996, Tomika got pregnant with their second baby.
The couple then decided to take their relationship to the next level and officially tied the knot on March 14, 1995. Sadly, the couple didn’t get to enjoy much of their marriage as Eazy-E sadly passed on 12 days later from AIDS-induced Pneumonia at the age of 31.
Before his death, Eazy-E was a reputable American rapper and lyricist who started off his career as a solo artist before founding his record label, Ruthless Labels. After frequent collaborations with Ice Cube and Dr. Dre, the trio came together to form a gangsta rap group, NWA. Their debut studio album, Straight Outta Compton, which was considered controversial at the time of its release, is now ranked as one of the greatest and most influential albums ever.
With the number of solo and collaborative hit songs to his credit, it is no great wonder that the “Nobody Move’ crooner is to this day regarded as the godfather of gangsta rap. Many books and video documentaries have been released in honor of his memory.
Was Daijah Affected by Her Father’s Illness?
No, Daijah wasn’t affected by her dad’s illness in any way. She was born a very healthy baby, with a weight of about seven pounds and five ounces. Upon her birth, the doctors ran several tests on her for HIV since there was a chance that she might have contracted it from her late father. Luckily, no traces of the virus was found on baby Daijah, and she has grown into a beautiful and healthy young woman.
Who is Daijah Wright’s Mother?
Daijah Wright’s mother is Tomika Wright, born Tomika Woods. Tomika is the widowed wife of Eazy as well as the mother of Dominick Wright. Although Tomika only stepped into the limelight after she met and started dating Eazy-E, ever since his death, she gained even more prominence in the American rap industry as she is currently the owner and CEO of his record label, Ruthless Records.
There have been many criticisms surrounding Tomika Wright since the death of her husband. Fans of the late N.W.A group member claim that she got married to him on his sickbed as a ploy to inherit his assets upon his death. Regardless of all this, the stylish entrepreneur has continuously worked to grow her late husband’s company and has successfully placed it on a global rank.
How many Siblings does Daijah Wright Have?
Daijah has a total of ten siblings. While her late dad had just one other child with her mom, he had 9 children from 7 different women. Consequently, Daijah has 5 half-brothers and 4 half-sisters from her father’s numerous affairs. Below is a complete list of all of Daijah’s siblings.
- Eric Darnel Wright, AKA Lil Eazy-E
- Erin Bria Wright
- Dominick Wright
- Henree Wright AKA Reemarkable
- Dereck Wright AKA Baby Eazy-E
- Erica Wright
- Marquise Wright
- Raven Wright
- Elijah Wright
- David Wright
What does Daijah Wright do for a Living?
There are no verifiable records of what career path the celebrity daughter might have chosen to take. However, the fact that there has been no news of her in the hip-hop industry is clear proof that she has chosen not to follow in her late father’s footsteps.
What is Daijah Wright’s Net Worth?
Due to the unavailability of any information on her source of income, Daijah’s net worth has remained a mystery to all. However, it is expected that she must have gotten a sizable cut of her dad’s $8 million asset. On the other hand, Daijah’s mother, Tomika, is valued to have an estimated net worth of $15 million. This, in addition to her expected inheritance from her late father, is enough to fund the celebrity daughter’s comfortable lifestyle.
What has Daijah Wright been up to Recently?
Unlike most of her step-siblings, who are fully basking in the public glory offered by their late dad’s personality, Daijah prefers to stay away from the buzz of being a celebrity child. The 27 year-old lives in Compton with her mother and prefers to keep a low profile.
She spends most of her free time vacationing and spending time with friends at different social events. Her Instagram handle @daijahkanah has a healthy followership and is evidence of her luxurious lifestyle. There are no signs suggesting the presence of a significant other in her life.