Maya Jama Biography
Maya Jama (born on August 14, 1994, in Bristol, England). He was born to Somali and Swedish parents. The nationality of Maya Jama is British. She was given name after the civil rights activist and popular poet Maya Angelou. Because her mother read the famous poem during her pregnancy named as “I Know Why The Caged Birds Sings.”
At the tender age of 16 Maya made a move from Bristol to London to seek for her broadcasting career. So Maya started her career at an early life. She presented the weekly music video countdown on the JumpOff.TV in London. In August 2014, Maya joined the MTV as a presenter for the Wrap Up before going to MTV essentials and MTV News. Maya Jama is a radio and television host. Who is known for the credits like 4Music, Rinse FM, and the Wrap-Up. She also did the work as a model and actress, adding in her a sizeable social media presence with over 390,000 followers on Instagram.
Maya Jama Career
She got popularity by hosting the Copa90’s Maya’s FIFA World Cup Cities, a travelogue covering the FIFA World Cup 2014. Maya gained more and more popularity over the years. Maya presents on the 4Music and presents Rinse Fm’s drive-time show. She also the host for the Channel 5 star documentary named as Swipe Right for Sex.
In 2016, she was given name Rising star of the year 2016 by the Hello Magazine.
She appeared to the Children in Need Weakest Link special in Nov 2017. And she also has appeared as a guest on “I Am Celebrity” on ITV2 channel. Maya Jama is one of the presenters on the ITV’s new Saturday night show, named as Cannonball.
Maya Jama Personal Life
She is of the Swedish and Somali descent. Maya Jama is in relation with Stormzy in 2017. She is also a friend of Youtube star named as David Vujanic. The pair started dating in secret for more than a year before they both slowly came in front of the public with their romance in 2016. The rapper dedicated his song ‘Birthday Girl’ to Maya on her twenty-second birthday. She said about it: “great present because it will last forever.”
Maya has appeared in some of his music videos including the Big For Your Boots. The couple rumored have been making red carpet appearances together. Stormzy said to be ready even to propose her. He said to the Sunday Mirror that he is still very young to propose. They both have been together for three years, and they are very serious about their relationship.
Facts of Maya Jama
She is 23 years of age. Maya is very hot by her looks. The height of Maya Jama is 5feet 8inches, and her body weight is 65kg. Her Zodiac sign is Leo, and her birthplace is Bristol, United Kingdom.