Who was Shonka Dukureh? Wiki, Biography, Net Worth, Age, Husband

Shonka Dukureh was an Elvis Actress and Singer who died at the age of 44, her death was confirmed by Nashville Metropolitan Police Department. She was found dead in the bathroom of her Kothe Way apartment. The cause of her death is not confirmed yet. Following the news of Shonka Dukureh’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the Actress, with fans offering condolences to friends and family. One user said “Legend Shonka Dukureh has passed. Rip soul sista!.” While another said “RIP to singer and actress Shonka Dukureh, who portrayed Big Mama Thornton in “Elvis,” and recently performed “Vegas” with Doja Cat.” Another user tweeted “in tribute of Shonka Dukureh who sang Hound Dog so perfectly, you’ll never be forgotten.”

Who was Shonka Dukureh ?


Shonka Dukureh




44 years old



Birth Place


Net Worth

$300K USD

Shonka Dukureh

Shonka Dukureh was an Elvis Actress and Singer. Her career as an actress was just beginning. She was very much passionate about the arts. Dukureh told the outlet after seeing her in Elvis many of her students reached out to her. She also appeared in the Baz Luhrmann-directed film. Meanwhile, Doja and Dukureh collaborated on the song Vegas for the Elvis soundtrack. Dukureh once said, “I taught second grade for a little while over at Buena Vista Elementary in Metro Schools, and then did a lot of work with inner city youth doing after-school programing, summer programing — those programs that we need during the break so that kids can have a positive place to be.”

How old was Shonka Dukureh ?

Shonka Dukureh

Shonka Dukureh was born on 1978 in the USA, she was 44 years old at the time of her demise. Talking about her parents and siblings, we do not have much information regarding them. However, we will try to fetch their information very soon.

Who was Shonka Dukureh Husband?

Shonka Dukureh

Shonka Dukureh kept her relationship status private. However, we do not know if she is currently dating or Single, we will keep you updated once we receive any information regarding her love life. Until then stay tuned to know for more information shortly. She has two children.

What was Shonka Dukureh Net Worth?

The estimated Net Worth of Shonka Dukureh is around $300K USD.

Shonka Dukureh

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