Celebrities might live and enjoy a reality very different from the majority of the human population but they are still human and they still share some of the experiences that define human life, such as falling in love, getting married and watching the marriage fall apart. Among hundreds of celebrities who have experienced this is, Karim Karbouch, who is more popularly known as French Montana. He was married to his ex-wife, Deen Kharbouch for seven years.
The relationship between French Montana and his ex-wife, to those who have followed them, is one that has defined some of the public opinions about the rapper. The interesting nature of their relationship has prompted a closer look at who Deen Kharbouch is, before and after her relationship with French Montana.
Read below to learn everything we found about the ex-wife of the rapper.
Deen Kharbouch Biography
Deen Kharbouch was born Nadeem M Palmer sometime in 1985. We know she was born in America but so far the detail of her exact place of birth is unknown. While we do not have a full profile of her parents, her skin color suggests she has an African-American background.
As far as her academic history goes, we know she attended and graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Arts in Media Studies. While baby mamas are a mainstay of the lifestyle of professional musicians, particularly in hip hop, Deen, is no ordinary baby mama.
Before she and French Montana became husband and wife, she worked for the finance firm, Vornado Realty Trust, she was working for the firm when she and French got married in 2004 and she left the film to work for Newmark Grubb Knight Frank Deen in 2005 as a marketing associate.
Kharbouch did not spend very long at the firm before moving to Stroz Friedberg where she continued to work as a marketing associate. In 2011, Deen Kharbouch decided to use her experience and expertise in creating her own firm and she did this with Palmer Road. It was the first of three businesses she has established, with the other two being KruzieK enterprise and an entertainment company, Coke Boys Entertainment which she established along with her now ex-husband.
Relationship with French Montana
From movies to real life, there have been too many examples of people abandoning their relationships when they find success, and while there continues to be a debate over the fairness and legitimacy of such actions, there is no doubting the fact that those who are abandoned are left in pain and suffering.
Before their marriage came to a swift end, Deen Kharbouch and French Montana were in a happy relationship that led to a marriage in 2007, at this time, French Montana was still an aspiring musician, looking forward to making it in the industry he has chosen for a career. During this period, his marriage to Deen produced a child, a son named Kruz who was born in 2009.
When lady luck and the goddess of success smiled on French Montana and he became a famous musician releasing several hit songs that topped the charts, things began to fall apart domestically, with him abandoning his family as he continued to enjoy his newfound success.
Eventually, the public cry of abandonment screamed by his wife, who took to social media to express her pain and frustration with her husband went public. Montana was rumored to be dating a fellow public personality, Khloe Kardashian.
French Montana and Deen Kharbouch eventually agreed to end their marriage in 2014 after 7 years of being together as husband and wife. Since the marriage ended, while French Montana has been involved with a number of women, Kharbouch has withdrawn from the public eye and so far, considered to be single.
What to know about her family
The extent of public information about Deen Kharbouch has only so far covered her time with French Montana and her background. While we know she is an American, there is no information regarding her parents or the existence of siblings. She appears to be keeping details about other parts of her life away from the media.
Other Facts About Deen Kharbouch
- Deen Kharbouch was paid $2 million for divorce settlement from French Montana.
- She is a supporter of the Democratic party and was a vocal supporter of Hillary Clinton in the 2016 Presidential election.
- She has a presence on social media via Twitter (@DeenKharbouch) and Instagram (@deenkharbouch).