Seven Sirius Benjamin: Celebrity Kid Who Lives a Quiet Life

Seven Sirius Benjamin is a celebrity son to popular musicians André 3000 and Erykah Badu. 

With famous parents like his, it’s natural that he has caught the attention of the public.

Contrarily, despite being the son of popular music icons, he has managed to keep a low profile. And due to his private life, he continues to pique the interest of the public.

Notwithstanding, in this blog post, I’ll be providing you with all you need to know about Seven Sirius Benjamin, his career, net worth, and family.

Seven Sirius Benjamin’s Biography

Seven Sirius Benjamin holding a flower

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Seven Sirius Benjamin is the son of popular singer, rapper, and hip-hop artist, André Lauren Benjamin (André 3000)  and Erica Abi Wright (Erica Badu), also a singer and actress.

He was born on November 18, 1997, in Dallas, Texas, USA. Seven has two younger sisters, Puma Sabti Curry, and Mars Merkaba Thedford, born to different fathers. He bears a very close resemblance to his father.

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Seven was home-schooled mostly by his mother during his elementary years.  He only began attending a formal school after the second grade.

Erica Badu, his mother, had often stated how she turned her music studio into a classroom for him and sometimes tutored him while on tour in her bus. 

Also, according to his mother in 2016, he gained admission to all colleges he had applied to, and in 2019, she revealed that he’d be majoring in Psychology and Botany at the University.

With legendary music artists as parents, the public has often wondered if he would follow in his parent’s footsteps and venture into the music world. 

However, Seven has shown little interest in doing music and has always chided away from public attention. Also, he doesn’t keep an active social media account.

Seven Sirius Benjamin’s Career

a younger Seven Sirius Benjamin with his father

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As I’ve previously established, despite having great musical icons as parents, Seven Sirius Benjamin has not shown any interest in the music world.

However, his father, André had revealed in the Kidd Kraddick Morning Show that he has good rapping skills, but doesn’t like to show it.

Additionally, his mother revealed to the PEOPLE in 2008 that he has a beautiful voice and practiced musical instruments with her while growing up and in school.

As of now, there’s no information on what career path Seven has chosen for himself. He’s believed to be studying in an undisclosed institution.

According to Erica Badu in an Instagram post in 2019, he’s majoring in Psychology and Botany. However, there’s no information about whether he has gotten his degree.

Also, André, when questioned, revealed his unwavering support for whatever career path Seven chooses.

What Is Seven Sirius Benjamin Net Worth?

There’s no information on Seven Sirius’s net worth due to the low profile he keeps.

However, his parents are wealthy, with his father, André 3000, having an estimated net worth of $35 million, as of 2023.

While his mother, Erykah Badu, has an estimated net worth of $10 million.

Seven Sirius Benjamin’s Family

Seven Sirius Benjamin is the son of André 3000 and Erykah Badu. Both are great musical artists and have acted in movies.

He’s the only child of his parents. However, he has two step-sisters born to different fathers.

André Lauren Benjamin, popularly known as André 3000 is considered one of the greatest rappers of all time. He’s also a songwriter and produces music.

Erykah Abi Wright also known as Erykah Badu is a songwriter, singer, and producer. Her relationship with André 3000 in the late 90s resulted in their first child, Seven Sirius. However, it ended in 1999, but they remained close friends.

Puma Sabti Curry and Mars Merkaba Thedford are two half-sisters to Seven Sirius. 

Puma Sabti Curry was born to rapper Tracy Lynn Curry, also known as The D.O.C. on July 5, 2004, in Dallas, Texas.

Just like her parents, she’s also a good singer, as seen in her cover performance of Rihanna’s Stay during her mother’s 47th birthday.

Also, she had modeled alongside her mother for Vogue Mexico.

On the other hand, Mars Merkaba was born to Elpadaro F. Electronica Allah on February 1, 2009. Her father is also a rapper and producer. He’s popularly known as Jay Electronica.

She doesn’t keep an active social media account. However, Erykah had described her as an amazing comedian, dancer, bass player, and actor on an Instagram birthday tribute.

Who Are Seven Sirius Benjamin’s Parents?

Seven Benjamin's mother with her kids

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André Lauren Benjamin and Erykah Badu are parents to Seven Sirius Benjamin. They’re not legally married. However, they were in a romantic relationship that lasted from 1996-1999, and welcomed their first child Seven Benjamin.

André Lauren Benjamin, popularly known as André 3000 was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on May 27, 1975. He was raised by a single mother, who sold real estate.

During high school, he formed OutKast, a music group, with Antwan Patton, who later became known as “Big Boi.”

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After graduation from high school, they both signed a record deal with LaFace Records and soon after, OutKast became one of the best rap groups around. 

Over the years, André Benjamin’s music expanded to include hip-hop, soul, R&B, and rock. His great rap skills and beautiful lyrics have made him unique in the industry.

Today, he is recognized as one of the best rappers. He has been ranked by Billboard, About.com, and Complex as one of the greatest rappers of all time.

Also, he acted in movies and television series including “High Life,” “Be Cool,” “Semi-Pro,” “Revolver,” and “Four Brothers” etc.

Additionally, he’s an entrepreneur and fashion enthusiast. He launched his clothing line, Benjamin Bixby in 2008.

Erykah Badu, with the birth name Erica Abi Wright, was born on February 26, 1971, in Dallas, Texas.

She showed interest in music at an early age, performing live at age four at the Dallas Theater Center and the Black Academy of Arts and Letters.

She started officially in 1997 with her album “Baduizm,” which gained her recognition in the neo-soul movement. 

Since then, she has progressed in her musical career with a blend of hip-hop, jazz, and funk, and the release of seven albums: five studios, one live, and one compilation.

Furthermore, as an actress, she has acted in various movies including “The Cider House Rules,” “Blues Brothers 2000,” and “House of D.” 

Seven Benjamin with his parents

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How Old Is Seven Sirius Benjamin?

Seven Sirius Benjamin is 26 years old. He was born on November 18, 1997. He’ll turn 27 in November, 2024.

Where Is Seven Sirius Benjamin Today?

Seven Sirius Benjamin lives a quiet life and rarely appears on his parents’ social media accounts. He doesn’t keep an active social media account himself.

Summary 

Seven Sirius Benjamin, the celebrity child of André 3000 and Erykah Badu, lives a quiet life.

Despite his parents’ fame, he has managed to stay away from the public’s attention, with no active social media account, and rarely appearing on his parents’.

However, he has a talent for music like his parents, but he’s yet to declare if he’d be following their career path. 

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Marymartin Okoabu

Chinonso Marymartin Okoabu is a creative writer who focuses on SEO contents and fictions. With more than two years experience in SEO writing, she writes articles for websites. In her spare time, she crafts short stories that explore life experiences. Her creative works have been published on different websites and Love Feast Magazine. She is the winner of the E C. Michael's prize for short stories, 2022.

Chinonso just wrote her final degree paper and awaits the award for a Bachelor of Science in Anatomy from the University of Calabar.
She hails from Ibusa in Oshimili north local government area of Delta state.

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