Free Marie Biography
Free Marie (born Marie Antoinette Wright) best known for her stage name, Free, is an American media personality, choreographer, Philanthropist, and television producer. Additionally, she rose to fame as the first host of BET’s 106 & Park. Later she was a disc jockey at KKBT 100.3 The Beat in Los Angeles, morning drive co-host at WPGC-FM in Washington.
This eloquent journalist became involved in the arts as a child in Boston, Massachusetts. Free attended the Roxbury Center for Performing Arts for 11 years and traveled and toured as part of a young dance troupe. She was part of a few groups in Boston performing and winning talent shows while honing her singing and rap skills.
One of Marie’s biggest breaks in her career was performing in the 1991 rap music video Good Vibrations by Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch. She left Boston to immerse herself in her true passion: music and one of her stepping-stones was an internship at a radio station in Massachusetts. It was here where she began to make a name for herself. Moreover, she made career moves between Los Angeles and New York City in an effort to build the structure of her calling.
Marie appeared on Patriots, the second track on Can-I-Bus, the debut album from critically acclaimed rap artist Canibus. In 2003, she began to record a full-lengthed debut studio album titled, Pressure Free, which was expected to be released in spring of 2008. Additionally, free returned to BET to produce and star in 106 & Park’s two-episode anniversary show: 106 & Park: 10 years & Counting and 106 & Park: The Celebration, 10 years Live in October 2010.
On May 9, 2011, she began co-hosting The Big Tigger Morning Show on Washington, D.C area radio station WPGC-FM alongside Dariana “Big Tigger” Morgan. In December 2011, after Darian was fired, she continued the show solo.
Furthermore, she is an advocate for cancer awareness. Moreover, she participated in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer charity walk in October 2010.
Free Marie Age
How old is Free? Free is 53 years as of 2021. She was born on February 7, 1968, in Boston, Massachusetts, the United States. Additionally, she celebrates her birthday on February 7.
Free Marie’s Height
Marie stands at an average height of 5 feet 3 inches. Additionally, she is of moderate weight and weighs 58 kg equivalent to 128 lbs.
Free Marie Family
Marie has a mother by the name of Selina Tina Wright. However, she has not shared detailed information on the rest of her family. However, we are keeping close tabs and will update this information as soon as available.
Free Marie Wife
Marie has kept her personal life away from the limelight and for this, not much is known about her relationship status. This section will be updated as soon as the information is available.
Free Marie Net Worth
Marie has an estimated net worth of between $1 million to $5 million. Additionally, her main source of income is her career as a journalist.
Free Marie Salary
Marie’s information in regards to her salary is currently under review and will be updated soon.