Kia Jeffries Wikipedia, Husband Murder Details and More

American singer and songwriter Kia Jeffries doesn’t have a Wikipedia page. She came into news in 2021 after killing her pro-boxer husband in self-defense. As per reports, the 90s singer shot her husband Earnest Mahir Abdul-Mateen at a motel in Georgia.

Kia and Earnest was married for over 14 years. However, the pair got into a violent argument in November 2012 after he discoved her at the Venture Drive hotel close to Duluth.  She said that her husbandpistol-whipped her with his handgun before she pulled the trigger and shot him in the chest.

Does Kia Jeffries Have A Wikipedia Page?

Kia Jeffries doesn’t have a wikipedia page. However, the 90s singer is featured on several news media portals like amomama with full-detailed bio.

Jeffries started her musical career in early teenage days. The native of Queens, New York, started making money from music while touring with hippie legend Paul Simon.

In her early career days, she spent a month in Japan where she worked with Harlem-based band. Her hustling and networks and secure her first record deal with Epic Records.


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She also wrote, compose and produced songs foe movies and tv shows. Kia got fameby joining the tours of well-known performers including Chaka Khan, Stevie J, Funkmaster Flex, Puff Daddy, Biggie Smalls, and many others.

She was best known for singing hook and verse of Akinyele’s 1996 hip-hop anthem “Put It In Your Mouth.” The song is regarded as a classic and is still among the most popular and frequently sampled in hip-hop history.

Her Husband Murder Details

Kia Jeffries was all over media portals in 2012 after she shot her husband Earnest Mahir Abdul-Mateen at a Georgian motel. She claimed that her husband repeatedly pistol-whipped her with his gun before she pulled the trigger in self-defense.

Her husband was discovered at hallways by police authorities while Jeffries was found outside with severe head and face injuries. The police determined in their original investigation that the former boxer beat his wife with a handgun until he was tired out. When he got tired, she manged to find a gun and pulled a trigger.


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Police authorities concluded that Jeffries would not be charged for shooting Abdul-Mateen because she reacted in self-defense. The incident inspired her to became mental health awareness and against domestic violence activist.

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