Charmaine Bey is best known as the cast member of Black Ink Crew Chicago. She has been in the show since 2015. She recently caught media attention with her pregnancy rumors. The star has disclosed the news of her pregnancy via her Instagram in front of her 177k followers. On 25 September, she announced the good news with a picture of her family. She wrote:
The picture has shown her baby bump clearly. Charmaine has a year old daughter Nola Bey with her husband. Fans have been congratulating her on the anticipation of the arrival of their second child.
Charmaine also threw a sex reveal party the very next day of the announcement. It's been revealed that the couple is expecting a second baby girl. Charmaine posted a clip of her first daughter cutting the cake at the party. The inside of the cake turned out to be pink indicating that it is a girl child.
Charmaine is seen gasping from excitement and joy in the clip. She has made a series of posts on her Instagram from the party.
Who Is The Baby Daddy of Charmaine?
Before she got married to her now-husband, Charmaine had two children, twins, from her previous relationships.
Some had speculated Martin Henderson to be the real father of the twins. However, some point to Marco Grazzini as well despite Charmaine's denial.
In the first season of Black Ink Crew, Charmaine tells Martin Henderson aka Jack that she’s pregnant with his babies. Jack is seen completely blindsided since they were no longer together. This has led fans to suspect him.
On the other hand, Marco Grazzini aka Mike has been around the show since season two. It wasn’t until the third season that he received a larger on-screen storyline. Charmaine has not made it clear who is the real father of her children.
Meet The Husband Of The Star
Neek Bey is the husband of the star and the father of her daughter. He was born on 25 March 1991 making him 30 years old in 2021. He describes himself as an Engineer, tech CEO, start-up specialist, and record Producer. He has earned 201k followers on his Instagram.
Charmaine and Neek had discussed their future plans which often involved marriage and kids inside the show, Black Ink Crew Chicago. The couple also got their parents to meet. They talked about everything: living together, marriage, kids. However, things didn’t quite go according to their plan as Charmaine’s parents left the table. After a short delay, the couple finally tied the knot in 2019.
Contrary to the traditional culture, Charmaine was the one who actually got down on one knee to propose Neek for marriage. In 2020, the couple welcomed their first child, Nola.
Personal Life Of Charmaine
Charmaine Bey celebrates her birthday on 12 September every year. She is a native of Manila, Philippines. She was brought up by her mother Grenda Walker in Slidell, Louisiana.
The year 2021 has definitely been hard on Charmaine. She was devastated to lose her father to stage 4 esophageal cancer in the month of June. Charmaine was very close to her mother as well. The untimely death of mother Grenda caused great distress in Charmaine. She had a breakdown after her death which is also featured in Black Ink Crew.
Charmaine met her now-husband Neek at Howard University. There has been no information on how she got interested in the tattoo industry. Regardless, the career worked out great for her.
Black Ink Crew Chicago
Black Ink Crew Chicago is an American reality television series that premiered on VH1 on 26 October 2015. The show has aired a total of seven seasons.
Charmaine and Neek in the promotion event ( Source: BET)
The show features people involved in the life of the staff members as recurring guests. Charmaine's boyfriend Neek Bey first appeared in the show in the third season. The reality series runs for at least 10 episodes per season. Reportedly, Charmaine’s wealth has increased significantly from the show.
What Is Her Net Worth?
A few sources have estimated Charmaine's net worth at over $200,000. The majority of the wealth was earned through her successful career on JUST television.
Social Media Reach
Like any other TV personality, Charmaine is highly active on social media. She has over 43,000 followers on Twitter alone. She mainly posts about her day-to-day life and promotes her show. She also makes use of her social media to make announcements regarding her life.