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Shelly Tresvant

Shelly Tresvant

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Full Name: Shelly Tresvant
Gender: Female
Country: United States
DivorceRalph Tresvant
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
KidsNa'Quelle Tresvant, Mariah Tresvant, Ralph Tresvant Jr
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Like other common people, Shelly Tresvant also came into limelight after her marriage with Ralph Tresvant. Her ex-husband is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer. He is well-known as the lead singer of R&B and pop group New Edition.

What is Shelly Tresvant Maiden Name?

Shelly Tresvant was born to American parents somewhere in the United States of America. Holding American nationality, she belongs to black ethnicity.

She contradicted her real name to use in the hit biopic. Her maiden name is Zena later used as her name instead of Shelly.

Divorce of Shelly with Husband Ralph

Shelly was the childhood sweetheart of Ralph. The couple started dating at an early age of 11. After having 14 years of a romantic relationship, Shelly exchanged the wedding vows with her husband Ralph Tresvant in 1993. The couple wedding ceremony held in an intimate in the presence of friends & family.

Shelly Tresvant with her kids
Caption: Shelly Tresvant with her kids (Photo: Pinterest)

From their married life, Shelly is the mother of three children. She blessed with two daughters Na’Quelle Tresvant and Mariah Tresvant and a son Ralph Tresvant Jr with her husband Ralph. Her daughter Na’Quelle & son Ralph Tresvant Jr is following footsteps of their father. Daughter Na’Quelle is a singer whereas son Ralph is a pop singer.

Shelly Tresvant with her daughter
Caption: Shelly Tresvant with her daughter (Photo: Celeb Tattler)

The marriage life between Shelly and Ralph was going fine until 1995. Just after three years of their life married, the couple faced some internal conflicts. Unfortunately, in the year 1996, the couple divorce because of her ex-husband affairs with his current wife Amber Serrano.

Where is Shelly Tresvant now?

Tresvant, Jr revealed that his mother suffered from substance abuse according to Radio Facts. Also, her son revealed that she currently lives a private life in Atlanta.

Her Ex-Husband Current Wife

Her ex-husband Ralph’s affairs with his current wife Amber Serrano was the main reason for divorce. After divorce, the couple married on 18 September 2004 at a joint double wedding ceremony alongside their friends Rickey Bell and his wife Ammy Correa, the member of the group, New Edition.

Shelly Tresvant's ex-husband Ralph with his current wife Amber
Caption: Shelly Tresvant’s ex-husband Ralph with his current wife Amber (Photo: SuperbHub)

Also, Amber is the mother of a child named Darkrai Tresvant born in 1999, before their wedding with her husband Ralph. Just like his father, Darkrai is a singer. On Valentine’s day of 2017, the couple spotted without the wedding rings on their hand. Then the news of them having a bad relationship out in the market. However, they have not made any official announcement of their separation so far.

Net Worth of Her Ex-Husband Ralph

Well, Shelly Tresvant just came into the spotlight because of her marrying with celebrity singer Ralph Tresvant. So it is hard to estimate the net worth of Shelly. Shelly might have received a pretty high figure of the amount in the divorce settlement as well.

Shelly Tresvant's ex-husband Ralph clicking selfie in front of his house & car
Caption: Shelly Tresvant’s ex-husband Ralph clicking selfie in front of his house & car (Photo: CelebrityNewsy)

On the other hand, her ex-husband Ralph Tresvant has an estimated net worth of around $8 million. He earned $2.1 million from the album Home Again with the American quintet New Edition in 1996.  He has bought a luxurious, auto-machined mansion in Acworth, Georgia (GA) & owns a Mercedes car which lists at $250,000.


Well, she came into the limelight just because of her marriage. So there are not many details on her career. On the other hand, her ex-husband Ralph is a singer, songwriter, and actor. He is well-known as a lead singer of the R&B group New Edition formed in 1978. Initially, the group consisted of five band members; Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Bobby Brown, Ronnie DeVoe, and Ralph Tresvant.

Shelly Tresvant's ex-husband Ralph
Caption: Shelly Tresvant’s ex-husband Ralph (Photo: Pinterest)

Then, he started a solo career after Brown was voted out of the group in 1985. The group announced on their official website that it’s all six members were reuniting as New Edition to kick off the 30th-anniversary celebration of their debut album Candy Girl with their fans on May 3, 2011.

Shelly Tresvant's ex-husband Ralph
Caption: Shelly Tresvant’s ex-husband Ralph (Photo: Twitter)

The group on  January 24, 2017, released three-part docuseries all about the group’s members’ career and personal life. Ralph’s smooth, approachable vocal style had become a signature for the group. Also, he continued to give hits songs for the groups, including the Top Five smash single “Cool It Now.”