Who Is Taj Knight, Suge Knight’s Son?

Taj Knight (born in 1991) is the 33 year-old son of Suge Knight, the former American music executive, co-founder, and the former CEO of Death Row Records. However, Taj was solely raised by his mother as his dad was often associated with a lot of criminal activities. 

Suge Knight’s son is an extremely private person, and so are his personal affairs and business. However, that can’t be said for some of his half-siblings. Here are some fascinating facts about Taj Knight that will be unfolded.

Summary of Taj Knight Biography 

  • Full name: Taj Knight
  • Nickname: Taj
  • Gender: Male 
  • Year of birth: 1991
  • Taj Knight Age: 33 years old
  • Ethnicity: Mixed 
  • Nationality: American 
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight
  • Religion: Christian
  • Marital Status: Single 
  • Taj Knight’s Parents: Suge Knight and Davine Barnes
  • Siblings: Arion Knight, Posh Knight, Bailei Knight, Legend Knight, Andrew Knight, Suge Jacobs, and Sosa Knight.
  • Famous for: being the son of Suge Knight

Taj Knight is 33 Years Old

Taj Knight was born in the United States of America in the year 1991 to his parents, Suge Knight and Davine Barnes. However, there is little to no information about his mother or educational background. Be that as it may, we know for certain that Taj Knight was solely raised by his mother in Atlanta, Georgia. He is of mixed ethnicity, precisely of African descent and an American by nationality.

Taj and Suge Knight
Taj and Suge Knight

Taj Knight’s Parents were Lovebirds From 1989 to 1991

Before the birth of Taj Knight, his parents were lovebirds, however, details on how they met are unknown. It’s no secret that Suge Knight was involved in multiple romantic relationships despite being married. During that time, Davine Barnes got pregnant and had Taj Knight. Afterward, the duo parted, and since then, nothing was heard about them.

Meet Taj Knight’s Dad, Suge knight

Marion Hugh “Suge” Knight was born on April 19, 1965, in Compton, California. He is the co-founder and former CEO of Death row records. Not only that, he is a former American music executive.

Suge was raised by his parents, Maxine (née Dikeman) and Marion Knight Sr. He attended and graduated from Lynnwood High school. Afterward, he proceeded to El Camino College before transferring to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, in 1995.

Taj’s dad had hoped to have a football career, but he left it in pursuit of a career in the music production business. He subsequently launched his company and began signing artists. In 1995, Suge Knight came in contact with the legendary Tupac Shakur and offered him over a million dollars just to join his company. Fortunately, Tupac agreed to the offer and began recording with Taj’s dad’s company alongside the iconic Snoop Dogg and M.C Hammer.

Who Is Taj Knight, Suge Knight's Son?
Marion Suge Knight and Tupac Shakur

Suge Knight was making strides in the music business until Tupac was killed, and he was linked to the murder. Taj’s dad gradually lost all that he ever worked for as he faced criminal charges for various other incidents.

Taj’s Dad was Married Twice

Taj’s dad’s first marriage was to his High School lover. They were blessed with a child named Arion Knight. The union didn’t last, as Suge was a chronic cheater. His second marriage was with Michel’ Le Denise Toussant, an American R&B musician. Together, they had a daughter named Bailei Knight in 2002.

Taj Knight Has a Total of Seven Half-siblings

Owing to the fact that Taj’s dad had a promiscuous lifestyle, Taj Knight has a total of seven half-siblings. They are Arion Knight, Posh Knight, Bailei Knight, Legend Knight, Andrew Knight, Suge Jacobs, and Sosa Knight.

Most of Taj’s siblings live the same lifestyle as him, while the remaining ones who aren’t are making their own fame. There is a widely believed assumption that Suge Knight’s children don’t like to be associated with their father.

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