LaTavia Roberson is an American singer and actress best known as the original member of the R&B group Destiny's Child. In addition to that, she is also recognized for her appearance, in reality, shows The Real Housewives of Atlanta and R&B Divas: Atlanta.
Along with significant success in her career, she has also earned two Grammys and three Soul Train Awards.
LaTavia Roberson's Bio
LaTavia Roberson was born as LaTavia Marie Roberson on 1st November 1981 in Houston, Texas, USA.
Personal Life/ Daughter
LaTavia Roberson is currently in a relationship with her long-time boyfriend, Don Vito. The couple is blessed with two children; Lyric Milan Richard and Londyn Saint Richard.
She and Don Vito welcomed their first child, Lyric Milan, on 21st August 2013. Then in early July 2016, news came out about the serious health condition of LaTavia due to complications with her pregnancy.
LaTavia Roberson with her son and daughter on 25th December 2019 (Source: LaTavia Roberson's Instagram)
Unfortunately, at the end of August 2016, she revealed through her social media that she had lost the baby girl that she was expecting. Additionally, she also thanked all of her fans and followers for supporting her when she was hospitalized.
After three years of her miscarriage, on 23rd September 2019, she welcomed her son, Londyn Saint.
Who Is Her Boyfriend, Don Vito?
Don Vito is the founder of the DVP Agency in Atlanta, Georgia, which he started in August 2013. With over 20 years in the entertainment industry, he has been working to help brands and agencies connect with celebrity influencers and social media bloggers. His clients include CVS Pharmacy, Mattel, Disney, Warner Bros, and Bravo.
Additionally, he has also worked as a composer in the TV movie documentary, Hip Hop Cultural Odyssey: Know Your History (in 2012) and TV special, 2010 Soul Train Awards: Nomination Special.
LaTavia Roberson, along with Beyonce Knowles, LeToya Luckett, and Kelendria Rowland, formed the urban R&B group Destiny's Child during the 1990s. Beyonce's father became the manager of the group who was set to make the quartet success. Soon the quartet earned a lot of local fans with their street cool image and impressive vocal harmonies.
Then in 1997, they were signed to Columbia Records and released their breakthrough track, Killing Time, which appeared on The Men In Black soundtrack. In 1998, they released their self-titled debut album featuring collaborations with leading R&B/hip-hop producers Timbaland, R. Kelly, and Wyclef Jean. The album's single No No No reached both the US and UK Top 10 followed by other hits like With Me and Get On The Bus.
However, due to personal problems, LaTivia Roberson and LeToya Luckett were replaced by the group and added Farrah Franklin and Michelle Williams.
Following their departure from the group, LaTavia and LeToya formed the group Angel with another singer named Nadia. However, the group didn't continue much longer, and LaTavia took a break from the music. After some years, she began appearing in TV shows Top of the Pops and (1998-1999) and The Real Housewives of Atlanta (2010).
As of now, she works as a motivational speaker, actress, and radio host.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, LaTavia Roberson has a net worth of $2 million.