Kandi Burruss-Tucker wins the 3rd season of “The Masked Singer”. Burruss, as the ‘Night Angel’ becomes the first woman to win the ever-popular competition.
kandi burruss BECOMES FIRST WOMAN TO WIN THE MASKED SINGER COMPETITION
Revealed during the season finale of ‘The Masked Singer’, Kandi Burruss is declared the winner of the coveted Trophy.
Burruss, who is seen regularly on The Real Housewives of Atlanta reality show on Bravo, had to keep a big secret to everyone around her.
Well, looks like it paid off, ’cause Nick Cannon, the host of the show crowned Mrs. Kandi Burruss-Tucker the winner, the first woman to do so.
By winning the 3rd season, Burruss beat out several big names, including Lil’ Wayne, Drew Carey, Chaka Khan, Dionne Warwick, Brett Michaels and more. She even beat out former Vice Presidential candidate, Sarah Palin (yeah, really).
Here is the big reveal –
so who is kandi burruss anyway?
Let’s backtrack, in case you don’t know who this lady is, Kandi Burruss-Tucker is out here building an empire. Not only is she a Grammy-Award winning singer, she makes most of her bank as a songwriter.
Remember TLC’s “No Scrubs”? She wrote that. Fellow Reality Show ‘Housewife’ Kim Zolciak’s Tardy For The Party? She wrote that too. In fact, she has many hit songs under her belt, writing for the like of Destiny’s Child (Bills, Bills, Bills). Kandi also has writing credits for singers Pink, Boyz II Men, Faith Evans, Arianda Grande, Fantasia, ‘NSync, Alicia Keys, Usher, Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston… and the list goes on.
Formerly a member of singing girl group, Xscape, since leaving the group it’s been all uphill for Kandi. Additionally, she is a t.v. personality, actress and quite a successful businesswoman. I mean, this woman has an estimated networth of $30 million and is the richest ‘housewife’ on The Real Housewives of Atlanta.
now back to the masked singer
O.K., about the show. Looking back, her voice is actually unmistakable. Check out these snippets of her performances during the program.
MILLION REASONS BY LADY GAGA – 3/18
SHOUT BY THE ISLEY BROTHERS – 3/25
RISE UP BY ANDRA DAY – 4/1
MAN, I FEEL LIKE A WOMAN BY SHANIA TWAIN – 4/15
BLACK VELVET BY ALANNAH MYLES – 4/29
LAST DANCE BY DONNA SUMMER – 5/6
HOW TO LOVE BY LIL’ WAYNE – 5/13
RIVER DEEP, MOUNTAIN HIGH BY TINA TURNER 5/20
Kandi Burruss-Tucker is married to Businessman Todd Tucker, and together, they have a son, Ace and just welcomed a baby girl by the name of Blaze via surrogate. Kandi also has a college-aged daughter, Riley and a stepdaughter.