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Abou Thiam


Facts of Abou Thiam

Full NameAbou Thiam
First NameAbou
Last NameThiam
ProfessionCelebrity Brother
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Networth$52 M
Date of BirthMarch 25,1982
Age39 years

Abou Thiam is the former Def Jam's vice president of A&R.

He is also the brother of a famous American singer, songwriter, producer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and actor Akon.

Bad breakup with Tracy Ellis Ross

Abou was dating Tracy Ellis Ross from 2011 to 2013. The couple used to handout in several places outside. 

Tracy Ellis is the daughter of a famous name, Diana Ross

Diana is also an actress, a TV host, and a producer. Her haircare line provides service for black women, especially to those who have amazing curly hair. 

Tracee is also doing exceptionally well in her career. She is also an activist and an actress. 

The relationship of Tracee and Abou was to last, but unfortunately, it was not destiny. 

Tracee had also gone public about her relationship. This was the first time around when she spoke about her relationship openly. 

Abou was not happy either that their relationship was over. He explained everything at a show called “The Breakfast Club.”

He explained he still had feelings for Tracee and will always love her. He also added that his future girlfriend would have to respect him having feelings for her. 

Tracey Ellis Ross in a photoshoot
Tracey Ellis Ross in a photoshoot Source: Rainer Hosch


Abou Thiam and Tracy are attending an event together
Abou Thiam and Tracy are attending an event together. Source: Pinterest

Managing Kanye West and dating Future's ex-girlfriend

Abou is not a shadow to Akon. He has made his name in the industry. He has worked as a vice president of Def Jam.

He is currently managing Kanye West, the famous rapper. In the past, Abou has worked with big names such as Chris Brown and Rihanna

Kanye West and Abou Thiam in an event
Kanye West and Abou Thiam in an event Source: Rollingstone

In October 2020, a story made headlines. It was stated that Abou was dating Lori Harvey. Lori is a model and social media influencer. 

Lori was having an affair with Future before this. 

Lori Harvey is showing her outfit on Instagram
Lori Harvey is showing her outfit on Instagram Source: Instagram.

Net worth and earnings

Abou Thiam's net worth is approximately $52 million, according to this year.

His earnings and sources are calculated below. 

Sources Estimated Earnings
Executive producer $100k-$1million
Shows Not revealed 
Annual earnings$38000 per month

Age, height, and weight 

  1. Thiam was born on March 25th, 1982. It makes him 36 years old in 2021.
  2. His mother, Kine Gueye Thiam, is a dancer.
  3. His height is about 5 feet 7 inches (1.72 meters).
  4. His horoscope sign is Aries.
  5. Thiam is from New Jersey, United States.
  6. Abou is active on Twitter and Instagram.
  7. He goes by the name "Bu" in the entertainment industry.
  8. Thiam worked for his brother's multi-platinum album "Trouble."
  9. He was rumored to be dating Joie Chavis.

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Updated On Fri May 21 2021 Published On Wed Nov 25 2020 By paper-boat

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