Ses parents divorcent l'année de ses six ans, et à ses 11 ans, elle perd une trentaine de kilos et est la source de raillerie de ses camarades de classe.
Upon graduation, she went to study at the Five Towns College in Dix Hills, New York and worked professionally for the first time in 2000, after she signed with the Clive Davis' J Records.
She is an American by nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity, and follows Christianity.
Not much is known about the mother of Banks’ child.
He posted a photo back in November of himself and his pregnant bae, but has mostly kept mum about the little one’s impending arrival. The G-Unit rapper dropped his mixtape hit the web in September.
Elle est remarquée en tant que mannequin pour son physique, dès l’âge de 15 ans et devient l’égérie de plusieurs grandes marques dont Victoria's Secret, Yves Saint Laurent, Dolce & Gabbana, Chanel, Pepsi, Nike…