‘Love & Hip Hop’: Here’s How Former Star Nia Riley Is Related to Teddy Riley

by Jeremy Spirogis
Nia Riley in 2016

A whole lot of stars within the Love & Hip Hop franchise belong to well-known households. For Nia Riley, who appeared within the first 4 seasons of Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood, she is expounded to an iconic music producer who’s trending on Twitter for his or her technical difficulties.

Nia Riley in 2016
Nia Riley in 2016 | Maury Phillips/Getty Images

Nia Riley on ‘Love & Hip Hop’

Riley was one of many authentic forged members of Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood. Though she was by no means a important forged member, she appeared in a supporting capability for the primary 4 seasons of the present.

Prior to getting on the present, she was primarily generally known as a mannequin, socialite and relative of Teddy Riley. She was additionally recognized for her relationship with rapper Soulja Boy, as that they had been collectively on-and-off because the mid-2000s.

Soulja Boy was truly a important forged member on the primary two seasons of the present and the primary couple of episodes of the third season. In their first season of the present, Riley’s storylines concerned largely about relationship woes with Soulja Boy and his infidelity. She additionally had a miscarriage which was documented on the sequence. In the second season, Soulja Boy cheated on Riley together with her friend Nastassia “Nas” Smith, and the 2 entered a violent feud.

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They broke up throughout season three though it was not showcased on display. She didn’t have any main storylines in seasons three or 4 and solely had one inexperienced display confessional within the later season. She hasn’t appeared within the season in a serious or supporting position sense, although she did attend Apryl Jones and Lil Fizz’s housewarming in a season 6 episode.

Last yr, Soulja Boy and Riley additionally appeared on an WE television’s Marriage Boot Camp: Hip Hop Edition.

The actuality star is an in depth relative of Teddy Riley

Legendary music producer, Teddy Riley, has been making headlines for a failed tried at an Instagram dwell producer battle with Babyface throughout coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantining.

Nia Riley is the daughter of Teddy Riley and is one in every of his a number of youngsters. Teddy even appeared on an episode of Love & Hip Hop some time again the place Nia launched Soulja Boy to her father for the primary time after that they had been relationship for eight years.

Riley mentioned in a 2015 interview he didn’t watch the present and didn’t approve of their relationship. “I don’t watch it all… I can’t do nothing to that gentleman because the simple fact she’s welcoming it. If she came to me and say, ‘Dad, this dude is trying to hurt me, and hurt me real bad, and I need something done about it?’ Then something would be done about it.” 

While blogs have reported for years now that Nia could not truly be Teddy’s daughter, she has slammed the rumors. Soulja Boy himself even retweeted one of many weblog articles that disputed Nia’s paternity.

Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood returns later this yr on VH1.

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