Margo Simms, best known as Margeaux, was born in Toronto, Canada. She has a Jamaican descent, with a father who was a chemist and who died when she was 24 years old. She is a Canadian songwriter, singer, television personality and fashion designer. Her first recognition began when she appeared on VH1 reality TV series Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta.
In 2007 she married her boyfriend Nikko London, however, that was a secret until 2014 when they announced their marriage. They broke up after a sex tape with him and Mimi Faust. There were some insinuations that she is bisexual, and she didn’t deny that possibility. In 2015 she confirmed that she dates female androgynous model Merika Palmiste. She has been an established songwriter from Canada, and also appeared on several TV shows as a designer. In 2016 she married Londell Smith, who established himself as a record producer.
Margo Simms Net Worth
As of 2017, Margeaux Simms has an estimated net worth of $4 million US Dollars. First Margo Simms went to pursue music career when she attended Ryerson University, where she learned about fashion design. Her first songs were closer to hip hop. Very soon she moved to New York and became a fashion designer, however, that didn’t suit her and she continued to appear as a professional musician. Along with Nikko London, she formed a hip hop group Test Drive and soon they collaborated with Danja, The Runners and Timbaland.
They tried to make a record deal with Universal; however, the deal didn’t work out, so she relocated to California and started focusing on her solo career. On 2010 she released her first EP “Animal House” by the name of Margo. She also appeared on various side projects and had much collaboration such as dubstep “Invaderz” and with band “Roma!” She also worked as a bartender before she joined the cast of VH1 reality TV show Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta.
Margo Simms engaged with songwriting when she 14. After finishing college she moved to New York in order to become a fashion designer and at the same time to start her music career. After she released her debut EP she immediately announced her first full album “Gunpower”. After that, she released a cover version of Missing Persons with a music video and “Walking in L. A.”. In 2011 she worked on her dubstep project with Nikko London and they released a mixtape called “Just Landed”, which was highly credited.
In 2012, she moved to New York and changed her stage name into “Bomba!”. She appeared in rock band Roma!, however, that didn’t last until the end of the year. The financial situation led her to work as a bartender in Webster Hall.
2014 was the breakthrough year for Margo Simms because she appeared in documentary series “Second Skin”, and in spring of 2015, she appeared in the fourth season of Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta with her husband Nikko London. She released a single “Start a War”, which she sang on the show, and she also announced new EP “Yellow Dirty Rose”.
Margo Simms is not only a professional musician, she has her own brand of a clothing line called “House of Margeaux” that started as merchandise for a music career, however, it became popular and affected her net growth.
She is more than a musician; she is a visual artist and entrepreneur. She released two singles that cultivated her fan base that gets bigger day by day. First one is called “Girl on the Left” and her latest single “Want You Need You”, as a combination of electronica, R&B, and hip-hop. It was announced that her latest single is scheduled in the middle of 2017, with four short music videos which she co-directed with Jaakko Manninen. She also went to Europe to perform and had great concerts in Amsterdam and Finland.
Margo Simms is a talented artist who can work from various angles in order to succeed. We can speak about her visual performances and merchandise, and about her music which is not naïve and simple. Her songwriting made a great impression on other artists, fans and critics, so we can expect her involvement in the music industry one way or another. At the end, she also has great looks and figure and that could also help you improve and expand her career.