Amina Pankey

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Updated On February 5, 2022
Hamburg, Germany
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Hamburg, Germany

Amina Pankey, better known by her stage name Amina Buddafly, is a German-American singer-songwriter, reality TV star, and social media celebrity. In addition, she is the lead singer of the R&B group ‘Black Buddafly.’ She is most recognized for her role on the Vh1 reality show “Love & Hip Hop: New York.” Aside from that, she is known for her EPs ‘I AM Part 1’ and ‘I AM Part 2’. Pankey, who has loved music since she was a toddler, was singing even before she could speak! She joined a classical choir and began performing musicals at a young age. She started touring with gospel groups as well as pop performers. The singer debuted her solo career in 2013 and began participating on reality television. Amina Pankey is a household name today, with millions of followers all around the world. When it comes to her social media presence, the rapper and reality TV personality is extremely popular on a variety of social networking platforms. As of July 2017, she had 1.6 million Instagram followers. Pankey also has over 144k likes on her official Facebook page and approximately 200k followers on Twitter. She also has a sizable fan base on YouTube.

Career & Life style

Amina Pankey began singing before she was able to speak! Her parents, both enthusiastic music fans, encouraged her to pursue music since she was a toddler. Pankey began performing musicals at the age of six, when he joined a classical chorus. As a young kid, she began touring with gospel groups and mainstream bands.

She began creating songs at the age of thirteen. In 1997, she and her sisters, Sophie and Jazz, signed their first contract with BMG Germany and released the song “Choyce.” Around this period, the sisters established the ‘Black Buddafly,’ a rock band. The three sisters later flew to New York City after working with a few German labels and production companies.Pankey began learning the piano, which improved her vocals and allowed her to write more sophisticated songs.

In 2013, she released her EP, ‘I AM Part 1’. Following the sabbatical of ‘Black Buddafly,’ the singer began her solo career on reality television with the Vh1 series ‘Love & Hip Hop: New York.’ Amina Pankey has sang a number of songs during her career, including ‘Could It Be I’m Falling,’ ‘Eyes Don’t Lie,’ ‘My Love’s Right Here,’ ‘Goodbye,’ ‘Love Letter,’ ‘Nothing But A Heartbreaker,’ and ‘Step Up Your Game,’ to name a few. She also has approximately 400 songs in her repertoire that she wrote herself.

Personal Experiences of Amina

Amina Pankey was born on April 18, 1983 in Hamburg, Germany, and is also known as Amina Buddafly and Amina Schmahl. She has two sisters, Sophie and Jazz, and was raised in a musical family (the other two members of the group, Black Buddafly). In terms of her personal life, she is married to Peter Gunz, a former rapper. Cori, the couple’s daughter, was born to them.

Estimated Net Worth

Amina is one of the richest Rapper & listed on most popular Rapper. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Amina Pankey net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.


Amina Ranked on the list of most popular Rapper. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Germany. Amina Pankey celebrates birthday on April 18 of every year.