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Dani Leigh

Dani Leigh is a popular American Singer, Songwriter, Rapper, Dancer, and Choreographer. Dani Leigh is widely known as a choreographer and has also appeared in the music video for Prince’s single titled Breakfast Can Wait in 2013.

Early Life and Childhood

Dani Leigh was born on December 20, 1994, in the city of Miami, Florida, United States. Her age is 28 years as of 2023 and her full name is Danielle Leigh Curiel.

Similarly, she is American by nationality and follows Christianity by religion. Moreover, she belongs to the Dominican ethnicity and her zodiac sign is Sagittarius by birth date.

Talking about her family members, she was to be Dominican parents but their names and professions are not available. She has three siblings and their names are Brandon, Amanda, and Brianna Leah.

Dani Leigh – Education

In terms of her education, there is no information available on the web regarding her academic background. She might have done her schooling at a community school in Miami, Florida. She started her career at the age of 12 and later she might have skipped college to continue her career.

Career and Professional Life

Moving on to her career, she started dancing at a young age and became passionate about it, eventually leading her to pursue a career in the performing arts. She began her professional journey as a backup dancer, working with artists such as Pharrell Williams and Nelly Furtado.

Similarly, before gaining recognition in the music industry, she utilized YouTube as a platform to showcase her talent. She posted cover videos of popular songs, attracting attention with her dance routines and vocal abilities. Her online presence helped her gain a fanbase and caught the attention of industry professionals.

Furthermore, one of her career highlights was her collaboration with the legendary musician Prince. She choreographed and appeared in the music video for Prince’s single titled Breakfast Can Wait in 2013. This opportunity not only allowed her to work with a music icon but also helped propel her career forward.

Likewise, her talent and potential led her to sign with Def Jam Records in 2017. She released her debut single titled Play that same year, which garnered attention and marked her official entry into the music industry. Following her signing, she released several mix tapes, including Summer with Friends and The Plan showcasing her versatility as a singer, rapper, and songwriter.

Additionally, she released the track Lil Bebe which became one of her most successful songs. Her track Easy achieved further success, garnering millions of views on YouTube. Also, she has collaborated with artists such as Chris Brown, G-Eazy, and DaBaby, further expanding her musical reach and diversifying her discography.

Dani Leigh

Caption: Dani Leigh singing on the stage. Source: Instagram

Brand Endorsements

Leigh has not endorsed any brand till now. Similarly, she is never promoting anything or collaborating with any brands. Likewise, no information is available on the web referring to the products she has supported. Moreover, in the coming days, we may see her being associated with many brands and supporting their products.

Awards and Nomination

Leigh was nominated for BET Awards in 2020 for Best New Artist. Similarly, she was nominated for MTV Video Music Awards in 2020 for Best Choreography. Likewise, she was also nominated for iHeartRadio Music Awards in 2021 for Favorite Music Video Choreography.

Dani Leigh – Net Worth 2023

Leigh has an estimated net worth of approximately around $7 million but her exact salary is not available. Similarly, her source of income is mainly her singing, songwriting, rapping, dancing, and YouTube career. Additionally, she has worked very hard since her childhood to achieve this fame and is on the way to raising her net worth in the future.

Dani Leigh

Caption: Dani Leigh posing for the photo. Source: Instagram

Relationship Status

Leigh may be single and not dating anyone right now. However, in the past, she was in relation with her then-boyfriend rapper DaBaby. They have a daughter together named Velour. Apart from him, she was also rumoured to be in a relationship with Leonardo DiCaprio and Chris Brown.


Leigh was arrested on a felony hit-and-run accusation on May 30, 2023, after reportedly hitting a moped rider with her automobile while driving drunk. Other than that, she is always seen as concerned with her professional life.

Body Measurements

Leigh is 5 Feet 5 inches tall and weighs 58kg. Similarly, she has an attractive body that measures 34-26-34 inches and she has beautiful dark brown eyes and black hair. Moreover, her dress size is 5 and her shoe size is 8(US).

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Caption: Dani Leigh posing for the photo. Source: Instagram

Social Media

Leigh is active on Instagram, where she has 4.5M followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @iamdanileigh. Similarly, her Twitter handle is @DaniLeigh with 178.2k followers. Her Facebook account is @iamdanileigh and she has 868k followers. She has a @DaniLeigh YouTube channel with 1.65M subscribers.