They’re baaack! Bravo’s ratings juggernaut “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” returns for a second season of drama and adds a new housewife into the mix – Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Kandi Burruss. Production has officially begun and will follow the busy lives of everyone’s favorite southern gals as they juggle their careers, children and jam-packed social calendars.
Kandi Burruss is a Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter who resides in Atlanta with her live-in fiancé and six-year-old daughter Riley. She is a former member of the platinum-selling musical group “Xscape,” and won a Grammy Award for her work on TLC’s mega hit “No Scrubs.” She has also written music for artists that include Mariah Carey, Destiny’s Child and Alicia Keys. Burruss juggles her busy life as a single mom and hard working career woman, but also finds time to let loose on the Atlanta social scene, stepping out with members of the music industry’s elite.