She is of Afro-Trinidadian descent. Taylor is her mother's only child while her father has two sons and another daughter from a different relationship. Her mother raised her and is currently her manager. Taylor was enrolled in many different talent competitions , including the Apollo Theater National All-Stars talent search, although she never won.
By Sean O'grady For Mailonline. Teyana Taylor sent temperatures soaring as she posed in a black leather bra in behind the scenes snaps from her PrettyLittleThing photoshoot. The singer, 30, who is also a creative director for the brand, looked incredible as she displayed her washboard abs while promoting her new collection. The hitmaker sported a pair of black leather trousers and a matching hat for the look while she wore her locks in a poker straight style.