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Background information
Birth name Amerie Mi Marie Rogers
Also known as Amerie
Born January 12, 1980 (1980-01-12) (age 41)
Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States
Origin Washington, D.C., United States
Genres R&B, pop, hip hop soul, funk
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter, record producer, actress
Years active 2001–present
Labels Columbia, Feeniix Rising Entertainment, Island Def Jam

Ameriie or Amerie (born Amerie Mi Marie Rogers, January 12, 1980) is an American R&B singer.

Early life

Amerie was born to a South Korean mother and African American father. Her first language is Korean.

Personal life

In 2004, Amerie began dating her manager, Lenny Nicholson. On March 1, 2010, they were engaged. The couple married on June 25, 2011, in an oceanfront ceremony in Anguilla.


  • All I Have (2002) number 9 in US charts
  • Touch (2005) number 5 in US charts; number 28 in UK charts
  • Because I Love It (2007), number 7 in UK chart
  • In Love & War (2009)
  • Cymatika (2012)


  • "Why Don't We Fall In Love" (with Ludacris) (2002) number 23 in US charts, number 40 in UK charts
  • "Talkin' To Me" (2002) number 51 in US charts
  • "Paradise" (LL Cool J with Amerie) (2002) number 36 in US charts, number 18 in UK charts (2003 release)
  • "1 Thing" (2005) number 8 in US, number 4 in UK, number 9 in Canada.

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