Jamaican TV host Yanique Barrett hosts the talent show, Magnum Kings and Queens of Dancehall. She also works as a presenter on Fame 95FM.
At a young age, Yanique was trained in video production at CPTC professionally. She then began her professional career in 2006 when she started hosting the first season of the TV show, In Di Dance in Jamaica.
Since then, the 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 meters) tall curvy diva has blossomed into a seasoned media personality, MC, and host of TV and radio shows.
Yanique possesses both the passion for behind the scenes as well as being in front of the camera. Moreover, she has been involved in dancehall promotion and has spearheaded the development of several dancehall events such as Elite Wednesday, River Sundays, and Dancehall Heroes in Negril.
To pursue a higher career, Yanique has officially signed to the mega recording label, Good Good Productions. She officially released her first ever single entitled, Lifestyle.
From the beginning of her career, Yanique took her work very seriously and worked hard, reaching the height of success and goal.
As a TV or Radio host, she draws an average salary of $55K. However, as she involved in different fields, she might have accumulated a net worth of a million or more.
Is Yanique Married To Husband?
While peeking into her personal life, Yanique has been very private about it. Whether the host is married to a husband or not is still a mystery.
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However, she has a baby daughter named Jada Marie Drummond. It was only in May 2016 when Yanique revealed about her baby to the media after Yanique posted a picture of her daughter on social media.
Even though Yanique has not disclosed her baby father's identity, looking at her daughter's last name, Brummond can be Jada's father's last name.
Moreover, moving forward to Yanique's love life, she was rumored to be dating Olympic athlete Usain Bolt. But later, Yanique denied the rumors saying she and Usain were just good friends and nothing more.
But the rumors of Yanique's life did not stop. The rumor mill started to turn when she posted a picture together with Rob Kardashian on her Instagram account.
Yanique Barrett with Rob Kardashian on 7 July 2017 (Photo: Yanique Barrett's Instagram)
Yanique first met Rob in 2016, when he was in Jamaica and stayed in contact with each other. During that time, Rob was moving on from his relationship with Blac Chyna when Yanique helped him through his hard times.
However, Yanique has neither confirmed nor denied her involvement with Rob till date.
Yanique Barrett's Wiki & Bio
Yanique Barrett was born on 13 April 1985. She grew up in Jamaica, supposedly holding Jamaican nationality. While talking about her family, her father Astley Barrett worked as a cameraman and editor at JBC, and her mother was a teacher.
During her childhood, Yanique used to visit her father's workplace, where her interest in the field gradually developed. Eventually, she followed her father's footsteps in achieving her dream.
For her education, Yanique, now age 34, attended Kingsway Preparatory before transitioning to Kingsway High School. Later, she enrolled at Nothern Caribbean University.