American soul singer-songwriter Bunny DeBarge is well recognized as a member of the family band DeBarge. The band is known for it’s hit singles like I Like It and A Dream.
DeBarge was born on 15 March 1955 in Detroit, Michigan. She holds an American nationality and possesses multiracial ethnicity. She embraces the zodiac sign of Pisces. She, along with her brother, was bullied by black schoolmates during their time at school.
Income, Salary, Net Worth
DeBarge was into music from her childhood as she used to sing in her Uncle’s church. Her brother Bunny taught her to write songs and compose music.
In 1979, she teamed up with her brothers Randy, Mark, and El. They impressed the Mowtown’s Ceo Berry Giedi and were put on salary. Collaborating with her brothers, she has released songs like ‘Hold On to My Love’, ‘My Friend in the Sky’ and Love Over and Over Again.
In 1982, she co-produced the first self-titled album ‘Share My World’ for the band along with El. Her other albums include All This Love, In A Special Way, Rhythm of the Night.
But in 1987, she left the band and started her solo career. She then released two albums, In Love and Save the Best for Me. However, the albums failed to deliver the expectations. And at the end of the 1980s, she exited from the music industry.
As of 2020, DeBarge’s net worth is expected to be around $300 thousand.
Married, Husband, Children
DeBarge has married twice in her life. In several albums, she is sometimes referred to as Etterleen Jordan and Etterlene DeBarge Knight, which hinted that she was in a marital relationship twice.
She parents four children and is a grandmother of fifteen. She lives in Michigan after moving from California.
Family, Parents, Siblings
DeBarge was born as Etterlene’ Bunny’ DeBarge to parents Etterlene Abney and Robert DeBarge Sr. She is the eldest among 10 siblings in the family. Her siblings’ names are Robert Louis Jr. ‘Bobby’ (died in the year 1995), Thomas Kath’ Tommy’, William Randall’ Randy,’ Mark’ Marty,’ El DeBarge, James DeBarge, Jonathan Arthur ‘Chico,’ Carol’ Peaches’ DeBarge.
From the age of 7 to 13, she was physically and sexually abused by her father.
In her teenage, she had started taking drugs. Initially, she began taking marijuana and prescription medication. Later, she was into cocaine.
Body Measurement: Height, Weight, Size
DeBarge, at the age of 65, is fit and healthy. However, her body measurements are not out in the media, including her height and weight. She has black eyes and black hair.