Carolyn Griffey is a member of the Soul funk group Shalamar who sings in the same genre. Some of her singles are Uptown festival, A night to remember, I can make you feel good, etc.

Griffey is an amazing artist, but she is more popularly known for being the daughter of the American R&B singer Carrie Lucas. Besides, Carolyn is also a fitness coach.

Net Worth

Carolyn Griffey is speculated to have a net worth of $1.1 Million based on her professional career, and her lifestyle. She is a lead singer at Shalamar and owns trade mark for Shalamar in UK and Europe.

Likewise, alongside her mother, she owns the trademark of Solar Records. Not only in the music world but Griffey is a fitness trainer and earns a substantial amount by giving fitness tips to people.

In addition to this, Carolyn’s father, Dick is speculated to have a net worth of $1.6 Million.

Relationship Status – Is Carolyn Griffey Married?

Carolyn Griffey is apparently single and currently just enjoying some alone moments. She is not ready to be involved in a romantic relationship at the moment.

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Carolyn Griffey’s ex-husband Curtis Baldwin.
Source: Facebook Curis Baldwin

However, she was married to Curtis Baldwin in the past and shares two sons with him. As a private person, Griffey has not talked about her relationships and dating life.

Family Background

Griffey comes from one of the reputed families in the United States. Her mother Carrie Lucas is a well-known R&B singer and was signed to Solar Records. Similalry, her father Dick Griffey owned Solar Records.

She has a half-sister Regina from his father’s side and two brothers Lucas and Che. Her family was a happy one and they used to go swimming and travel around the world. Griffey sure made some beautiful memories with her family growing up.

Mother – Carrie Lucas

Griffey’s mother, Carrie Lucas is an R&B singer who gave singles such as I gotta keep dancing, Dance with you, Career Girl, and so on. She was signed to Soul Train Records.

Carolyn Griffeys mother Carrie Lucas.
Carolyn Griffey’s mother Carrie Lucas.
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Lucas was born on the 5th of November 1955 in Carmel, California. She has sung for the studio’s Soul Train Records and Solar. Some of the credits are for albums like Simply Carrie, Still in Love, Portrait of Carrie, etc.

Father – Dick Griffey

Griffey’s father, Dick Griffey was an owner of Solar Records. He worked as a music promoter and record producer. He also worked in the US navy as a medic.

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Carolyn Griffey’s father Dick Griffey.
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Dick blessed his parents with his arrival on the 16th of November,1938, and was raised in Tennessee. He grew up in Nashville and completed his education at Tennessee State University. He also worked as a drummer in local nightclubs,

He gradually got involved with music bands like the girl group Honey cone and started to handle their finances. Dick eventually worked as a coordinator in the Soul Train with Don Cornelius, but after buying all the shares of Cornelius, Griffey reformed its name to Solar.

Griffey worked with many well-known personalities and music groups like Shalamar, The Whispers, Michael Jackson, and so on. Many artists give credit him for making their career.

Unfortunately, Dick passed away at the age of 71 because of Coronary Artery Disease but his legacy is continued. He got mentioned in some documentaries and Soul Training Records is relaunched in the UK by her daughter.

Grew Up In The Presence Of Talented Artists

As Griffey’s father Dick Griffey is the owner of SOLAR Records, she met many of the amazing artists who signed with the Records as well as Soul training.

She knows the member of Shalamar, The Whispers, Michael Jackson, and so on. These all famous personalities inspired her to become one of them in the future.

Blessed With Children

Griffey is a proud single mother of two sons whom she shares with her ex-husband Curtis. Her sons Devin Baldwin and Curtis Lee are both in the entertainment industry and are grown up now.

Carolyn Griffey with her daughter Kennedy
Carolyn Griffey with her daughter Kennedy.
Source: Instagram @iamcarolyngriffey

Devin is a digital life creator and a Jedi master. Similarly, Curtis Lee is a singer whose music is found on platforms like Spotify, Apple music, etc.

In addition to this, She has also said that her daughter is a DJ. Besides this, the information about her children is not revealed.

Listen To Her Usual Basic Songs And The Music From Her DJ Daughter When She Is Not Working

In an interview, Griffey said that she does not usually have free time to listen to new trendy songs as she gets busy working for Shalamar and Solar Records.

Thus, she sticks to her usual basics every time. Griffey also added that she is a fan of Brandy’s song and she listens to it alongside her DJ daughter’s music.

Carolyn Was Excited To Work With Her Mother

Among all the artists Griffey has worked with, her mother is her favorite one. She was so excited to work with her mother and the former Shalamar team.

She and her mother gave a new take to the dance of I gotta keep dancing alongside the legendary Howard Hewett and Jeffrey Daniel.

Taught Swimming By Aunt Jan, Wife Of Walter Scott Of The Whispers

One of the beautiful memories of growing up that Griffey has is having fun with friends and families in the pool during summer. Her mother’s album SIMPLY CARRIE and THE ISLEY BROTHERS reminds her of those moments to this day.

Griffey was taught Swimming by Jan, who is the wife of Walter Scott. She also said that not only did Jan teach her swimming but also saved her from her father as he would threaten her to leave in the middle of the pool to drown if she did not learn to swim.

Singing Career

Growing up in the presence of the popular musical artist has inspired Carolyn to become one of them. So, walking in the footsteps of her mother she became a soul singer.

Carolyn Griffey – SHALAMAR

After the group Shalamar was relaunched, Griffey is performing as the lead singer of the group. She wants to continue the Legacy of his father and reform Shalamar. She has been on tours and concerts with the group and also owns trademark rights to Shalamar in the UK and Europe.

Some of the albums and songs for which Griffey is credited are Uptown festival, A night to remember, I can make you feel good, etc.

Carolyn Is Also A Fitness Coach

Those who follow Carolyn know how fit the Soul singer is. Anyone can say that she spends a good amount of time in the gym. She does not only train herself but helps others to get in shape too.

When Griffey is not busy with her concerts and her music works, she gives fitness advice to those who seek help from her. She has posted much content relating to fitness on her Instagram.

Has A Pet

Carolyn loves to have a pet who is loyal and loves her unconditionally. For this, she has made a wise decision and kept a pet dog. She has named her pert Diezel who is a pitbull of brown color.

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Carolyn Griffey with her pet dog Diezel.
Source: Instagram @diezelz_world

Griffey spends a lot of quality time with her dog and often takes it on her travel. In addition to this, she has also created a separate account for her dog on Instagram which goes by the username @diezelz_world and has 198 followers.

Body Measurements And Physical Appearances Of The Fitness Coach Carolyn Griffey

The fitness coach and singer Carolyn has a physically fit body and looks very athletic. She has defined the biceps. Her hard work in the gym is clearly displayed in her appearance.

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Carolyn Griffey flexed her fit body.
Source: Facebook Carolyn Griffey/ FitnessCoach

She stands tall with a height of 5 ft and 9 inches which is equivalent to 175 cm. Similarly, she has a lean body and has maintained a decent weight. Griffey has light brown hair and dark brown eyes. The American singer also does some makeup and treatments like Mesotherapy to maintain her appearance.

Social Media Presence

The famous Soul singer Griffey is quite active on social media and has activated her accounts on major social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Her Instagram id is @carolyngriffey which has more than 7k followers. She has mostly kept her ig profile professional rather than posting glimpses of her personal life.

Likewise, Griffey joined Twitter in the year 2010 under the username @Griffgyrl. She has successfully amassed 1k followers on this platform. Also, her Facebook Account has more than 3k followers.

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