American singer whose stage name is Dr. Chill Beams OG. He also gained popularity because of his R & B daughters, Mila J and Jhene Aiko. He guides his children in their respective journeys.
Dr. Karamo Chilombo - Who Is He Married With?
Dr. Karamo Chilombo is single after his break-up and divorce from his ex-wife Christina Yamamoto with whom he lived together for almost twenty years between 1980 and 2000. The two walked down the aisle in 1980 after the affair of a year.
Everything was going pretty alright for them, but sadly it turned sour in 2020, and they decided to split. The reason for divorce is said to be personal issues and misunderstandings.
During the marriage, the couple resulted in the birth of two sons Jahi Chilombo born in 1984, and Miyagi Chilombo, who arrived in this world in 1986.
Who Are the Children of Dr. Karamo Chilombo?
Further, Dr. Karamo Chilombo is also blessed with his three adult daughters, Jhene Aiko, Mila J, and Miyoko Chilombo, born in 1988, 1982, and 1981, respectively.
Speaking of which, Miyoko reprised the role in the short family film Kidsongs. His other daughter, Mila, is an R&B singer associated with labels like Motown and released songs like The Main and Pain in My Heart.
In addition, Jhene, born in 1988, is a BET Centric Award winner for her song The Worst. The youngest daughter also wished her father a Happy 75th birthday in 2018 and is already mother to a daughter named Namiko Love.
After the first marriage ended, Dr. Karamo reportedly got into intimate relationships with multiple ladies and welcomed three daughters, namely Marcia Chilombo, Dio Chilombo, and the youngest one, Kareena Chilombo. The youngest child is now in the Navy at 21 years of age.
Dr. Karamo Chilombo - Death of Son Miyagi
Dr. Karamo Chilombo's son Miyagi Hasani Ayo Chilombi tragically died in 2012 at age 20 after a lifelong battle with cancer. Her younger sister, Jhene, recorded the song 'For My Brother' as a tribute.
Furthermore, Miyagi's elder sister Miyoka also wrote, "I miss my brother too much" in her Instagram bio, showing Hasani's passing's profound impact on the family.
Dr. Karamo Chilombo - Career & Net Worth
Dr. Karamo Chilombo has summoned an estimated net worth of $150,000. He is a highly successful certified medical specialist. His daughters made a massive name for themselves in the music industry.
Here's Dr. Chill OG's ABC of the Living music video.
Currently, the 78-years old works at the Community Hospital of Los Angeles and has been serving in the pediatrics department for almost four decades.
Further, his most notable songs are I am not Afraid, The Sounds of Mother Africa, and Wish Our Love. The singer has helped his daughter Jhene Aiko with songs and albums like Oblivion, Split Personality, Battle America, Psilocybin and Surrender gathered considerable income.
Quick Facts: Dr. Karamo Chilombo
- Dr. Karamo Chilombo holds American citizenship.
- He is obsessed with his appearance and interested in wearing up-to-date recent trends and moving attire.
- His son Jahi is the CEO of EBF INC/Records Luxury Ambassador.
- Karamo graduated from the University of California, San Fransisco School of Medicine, in 1974.
- Her granddaughter is Namiko Love Browner, born to his daughter, singer Jhene Aiko.
- He authored a book titled 'Love Is Life.'