Tahiry Jose

Nadine Caridi

Quick Facts

Date of Birth May 5, 1979
Nationality American
Profession actor, model
Ethnicity Latin
Net Worth(s) $250,000
Age 42 Years

Tahiry Jose (born May 5, 1979) is a Latin American TV reality star and plus size model. Having started her career by portraying a video girl in the movie Video girl, she earned fame after starring in the reality TV series Love and Hip Hop: New York.

She is also known for owning the nightclub Suite 135 in New York City. She is also known for her relationship with rapper Joe Budden, whom she dated for more than 7 years. She is currently dating NFL running back LeSean McCoy.

Net Worth, Earnings

Tahiry Jose's net worth is $250,000, as of 2018. She makes most of her money from her roles in reality TV series. For her work in Love and Hip Hop, she received thousands of dollars. She also received good money for her roles in other movies like The Interludes and Beautiful Destroyer.

Tahiry also makes a lot of money from her nightclub Suite 135. Located in the Harlem area of New York, the nightclub is very successful and she makes a ton of money from it as well.

Boyfriend, Love Life

Jose has dated multiple men over the years. her most popular relationship was with rapper Joe Budden. They started dating in 2005 and their romance lasted until 2012.

Joe Budden and Tahiry Jose

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 Tahiry has also been in relationships with  ASAP Rocky (2014 - 2017), James Harden (2013 - 2014), J.R. Smith (2012), Trey Songz (2009), and Fabolous (2000 - 2001).

She is currently rumored to be dating LeSean McCoy. Also known as "Shady", he plays in the NFL as a running back for the Buffalo Bulls. 

McCoy and Tahiry

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 Early Life

Jose was born on May 5, 1979, in the Harlem area of New York. Her parents are of Dominican ethnicity. She recently shared a picture of her family on Instagram.

She did her elementary and high schooling from various public schools in New York City. After completing high school, she went to Jay College of Criminal Justice, the University of New York in Manhattan.

From her early years, Jose had limited financial support from her family. To fulfill her needs, she worked as a manager, waitress, hostess and a host of other jobs in various nightclubs in New York City. 


Early Career

Tahiry started her career in the entertainment business in 2011 by appearing in the movie Video Girl as a video girl. She followed it up by portraying the role of Sare, an incarcerated woman in the 2012 thriller movie Interludes. In 2013, she appeared in 2 movies: How to Commit Fraud and Take No Shit! With Ryan Hankley in the roles of Rhonda and Guest respectively.

Love & Hip Hop: New York (2013-2014)

Jose rose to fame in 2013after she joined the reality TV series Love and Hip Hop: New York. The show aired on VH1 and was highly popular amongst the people. She appeared in Seasons 3 and 4 from 2013 to 2014. She appeared in a total of 28 episodes.

Post Love and Hip Hop: New York (2015-present)

In 2015, she portrayed the role of Sare in the movie Beautiful Destroyer. She appeared in two movies in 2017, firstly as Yolanda Lopez in KOPC Originals 1 and also in the movie La Maquina.

In 2018, she is set to appear in the movie The Line-Up.


“THE LINE UP” COMING SOON! #teamtahiry #latinaonthemove #afrolatina #igotme ????

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Business venture: Suite 135

In November 2013, She started her own nightclub in the hip Harlem area of New York City named Suite 135. It has an area of 7000 square feet and contains two floors and three bars. She revealed that with the nightclub, she hopes to follow in the footsteps of her business idols: NeNe Leakes and Bethenny Frankel.


Birthday Party Incident 

On her 38th birthday, after returning from the club, Tahiry brutally beat up one of her friends. She was arrested by the cops for the incident and was later released. Her friend went on social media and blasted her after Tahiry placed the blame on her.

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