Chantel Jeffries is a lady of many talents. Beyond being celebrated as a DJ, she has fared well as a model, an actress, musician, and as an artist. She first rose to fame on Instagram where she has a large following. However, in recent times, she has hit the spotlight for her rumored relationships with some of the biggest names in Hollywood including the likes of Justin Bieber. Find out more about the Insta-Queen here…
Age and Ethnicity – Who Is Chantel Jeffries?
Chantel Taleen Jeffries Shiring was born on the 30th of September 1992 in California. With regard to ethnicity, she has described her ancestry as black French, Cherokee, Irish and Italian. This means that she is of mixed heritage, brushing through African-American, Caucasian, and Native American.
Chantel Jeffries first gained popularity for her photos and videos on Instagram where she’s gathered an impressive 4 million followers. From being a social media darling, she delved into several aspects of show business. She is an actress and has had minor roles in two movies, including A Perfect Match (2016) and A Weekend with the Family (2016).
Jeffries has also expanded her repertoire to DeeJaying. She loves music and had a huge music library and as such, whenever friends hosted a party, she was the go-to-guy for music. After a while, her friends (including the popular DJ and music producer, Diplo) encouraged her to take it up professionally. It is a decision that has paid off as she has deejayed at several notable events such as the Vanity Fair Oscars party, Coachella music festival, as well as iconic Las Vegas venues – Wet Republic and OMNIA.
From playing other people’s music, Chantel Jeffries has also delved into making her own music. She is currently signed to 10:22 pm label and has released three singles, Wait (featuring Vory and Offset), Both Sides, and Better. The songs are a mix of dance and hip-hop; they will form part of her first LP, Calculated Luck. Asides from music, Jeffries is also a model. She has been a brand ambassador for L’Oreal and Quay Australia, a leading fashion-eyewear company.
Her Net Worth
Chantel Jefferies’ net worth is still under review and as such, is not available at the moment. However, there is no doubt that she has made a handsome sum from her acting and modeling gigs. The California native is also currently at work and will be releasing her LP as well as a book and jewelry line soonest. This would surely be a major boost to her wealth.
Chantel Jeffries’ Dad
Chantel Jeffries grew up in a family of four consisting of her dad, Colonel Edward Jeffries; mom, Kathleen Jeffries, as well as a younger brother. Her dad was a high ranking officer in the Marine Corps and as such, Jeffries had the life of a regular army brat, moving from one state to the other.
She went to middle school in Jacksonville and from there, moved to Virginia, where she graduated from Massaponax High School. For her college education, Jeffries attended the Florida International University where she studied Communication Arts and Fine Arts. It is said that she graduated with a 4.0 GPA.
Who’s Her Boyfriend?
Chantel Jeffries regularly makes the headlines for her romantic relationships; she has reportedly dated a number of popular faces in Hollywood. But it must be stressed that she has never confirmed nor denied these relationships. Some of the people she has reportedly dated include Logan Paul (popular YouTuber), Wilmer Eduardo Valderrama (actor), Kyrie Irving (professional basketball player), Jordan Clarkson (NBA player), Travis Scott (rapper), Desean Jackson (NFL wide receiver) and Justin Combs (son of Sean Diddy Combs). Most recently, Jeffries has been linked with the singer, The Weekend. However, there is no official confirmation. We can safely conclude that she is not publicly dating anyone at the moment.
Relationship With Justin Bieber
Jeffries also reportedly dated Justin Bieber. In fact, she was in his car when he was stopped by the police in January 2014 for drag racing. Before that, they had been spotted together at a nightclub. Bieber was later arrested and charged with several offenses including driving under the influence, speeding, resisting arrest, and driving with an expired license.
Even though Jeffries did not receive any criminal charges for the incident, many news outlets dug into her background, unearthing her past record. They reported that she had been arrested for stabbing another girl in the arm in 2011. The charges were dropped after she agreed to pay court costs. The California native, however, denied the allegations and stated that nothing of that sort ever happened.