|Date Of Birth||11th January 2000|
|Known For||Instagram Model|
|Net Worth||$0.5 Million|
Jania Meshell, also known as Jania Bania, is an Instagram model with 3.5 million followers on her account who has garnered her way to the spotlight being the wags: wife of Atlanta Hawks’s basketball player, Dejounte Murray. The couple tied the knot secretly and are blessed with a baby girl.
Who Is Jania Meshell? Age & Early Life
Houston, Texas native Jania Meshell was born on 11th January 2000. The Capricorn is twenty-three years old.
Meshell was and is always in the spotlight. She has been cheerleading since her 10. Further, she played volleyball during her high school. By the age of 14, she began modeling.
Rather than her modeling projects, she became prominent due to her relationship with popular faces.
What is Jania Meshell famous for?
Initially, Jania Meshell came to notice for her appealing Instagram post. Later, her relationship with Kentrell Gaulden, a.k.a. NBA YoungBoy or YoungBoy, Never Broke Again, bloomed in her Instagram followers and popularity.
However, their relationship could not go a long way. After announcing their split, the Instagram model announces another piece of news: she is pregnant with their child. They never get along or share the child’s custody, Kacey Alexander Gaulden, born on 13 February 2019.
Jania Bania, the single mother, then began dating NBA player Dejounte Murray in late 2019. She was madly in love this time, even getting a tattoo of Dejounte’s name on her chest. However, the tattoo did not stay long on her body.
After their break up in 2020, she covered it. The reason behind their split is conspiratorial. Some reports accused the basketball player of leaking her private pictures, although the news was never confirmed to be genuine.
Reportedly, she then dated the boxer Devin Haney.
Jania and Murray later rekindle their relationship.
Jania Meshell Married To Dejounte Murray
Yes, you heard it right. After a harsh breakup, the two, however, find their way back. To your surprise: they even exchanged the vows secretly. They are married!!!
In January 2023, she took to Instagram and told the world that she is pregnant for the second time. She flaunted her big belly and wrote patiently waiting on our little Princess Murray. With gender, she also revealed the due date: April 2023.
On 9th April 2023, their daughter Icelynn Mercedes Murray was born.
Who is Jania Meshell’s son?
Kacey Alexander Gaulden, who Jania had with rapper NBA Youngboy on 13th February 2019. The couple broke up before the birth of their son. Coming to 2023, the rapper has 10 children with seven different mothers. He is married to Jazlyn Mychelle.
How many kids does Jania Meshell have?
Jnia Meshell has two kids: a son Kacey Alexander Gaulden and a daughter Icelynn Mercedes Murray.
Jania Meshell’s Husband, Dejounte Murray
Seattle, Washington native Dejounte Murray was born on 19 September 1996 to John Murray and his partner.
He enrolled at Rainier Beach High School, where he played basketball, leading the school’s team to three Class 3A state championships. Further, he was recognized with Washington Mr. Basketball and The Seattle Times State Player of the Year.
For collegiate career, he attended the University of Washington. During his freshman year, he earned Pac-12 All-Freshman Team and second-team All-Pac-12. He started all 34 games averaging 16.1 points with 4.4 assists, 16.1 points, and 5.9 rebounds.
Forgoing his remaining stint in the college, Murray declared for the NBA draft on 23 March 2016.
In the 2016 NBA Draft, he was selected by the San Antonio Spurs in the round with the 29th overall pick.
After six seasons, he was traded to Atlanta Hawks on 30th June 2022.
How Much Is Jania Meshell’s Net Worth?
Jania Meshell has a cosmetic line, JaniaMeshell Lashes, and hair care products. Besides she is also a brand ambassador of Fashion Nova. Meshell’s net worth is believed to be $100,000.
On the other hand, her spouse, Dejounte Murray, is a successful NBA player with a jaw-dropping net worth of $30 million. On 14th July 2016, he signed his first NBA contract, a 4 year $6.36 million deal with San Antonio. On 21 October 2019, he inked a contract extension, 4 year $64 million deal with San Antonio. In 2023, his salary is $17,714,000.