Tomica Woods is the owner and CEO of Ruthless Records. She is the wife of late rap legend, Eazy E. This article contains information about her net worth, salary, relationship life, and other details.
On December 7, 1969, Woods was born in Lost Angeles, California. Her parents divorced when she was young. As a result, she had to split her time living in both her parents’ homes. She was also in foster care for some time. Woods got her media studies and management degree from West Los Angeles College.
Woods started working in the music industry after graduation. She also worked as the executive assistant of legendary music executive Clarence Avant, at Tabu Records. Tomica met and started dating Eazy-E in 1991 when he was at the peak of his career. Though Woods was wary about Eazy-E’s lifestyle as he had a reputation of being a ladies’ man and shared 9 children with eight different women already.
While Eazy-E was busy on stage after releasing popular and commercially successful albums like “Straight Outta Compton” and “Niggaz4Life”, Woods managed his record label, “Ruthless Records” as a secretary. The label was already successful after working with NWA, Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, and Bone Thugs N Harmony.
Woods inherited control of Ruthless Record, following Eazy-E’s death in 1995, only after 12 days of their marriage. Under her wings, the record label was looking at success like usual, by signing new artists like Stevie Stone, Atban Klann (who would go on to be known as The Black Eyed Peas), and Hopsin. Woods also helped produce the biopic “Straight Outta Compton”, based on her husband’s rap group, “N.W.A” in 2015. The biopic earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay and won various high-profile international film association awards.
Tomica Woods Personal Details:
|Full Name||Tomica Woods-Wright|
|Birthdate||7 December 1969|
|Height||5 ft 4 in (1.62 m)|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Net Worth||$5 Million|
Tomica Woods’ Net Worth and Salary:
Woods has a net worth of $5 million, in 2022. She is the CEO of the record label company “Ruthless Records” that she inherited from her late husband. She is also trying film productions, already creating a biopic about popular rap group N.W.A in 2015. The film is named “Straight Outta Compton”, sharing the same name of N.W.A’s debut rap album.
Wright was born on December 7, 1969. In 2022, she is 52 years old. Yet she looks absolutely stunning for her age.
Tomica Woods married to late American rapper, Eric Lynn Wright. Eric is better known by his stage name Eazy-E. The pair met in a nightclub in 1991. After dating for 4 years, the pair finally got married on March 14th, 1995. Unfortunately for Woods’ only 12 days after their marriage, her husband passed away at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, after a short battle with pneumonia and HIV/AIDS complications. She shares two children, a son and a daughter with her late husband. Woods also have another child from a previous relationship.
Recent News About Tomica Woods:
In 2017, Eazy-E’s son, Eric Wright Jr., questioned the legitimacy of Woods and his father’s marriage via a lawsuit. Afterward, Woods filed a trademark infringement suit against Wright Jr. The issues were settled in 2018, as Wright Jr. agreed to stop infringing and in return, he was allowed to keep his trademark, “Rich and Ruthless”.
Tomica Woods has recently appeared in the documentaries “NWA & Eazy-E: Kings of Compton” (2016) and “The Black Godfather” (2019). She also worked as a producer of the critically acclaimed 2015 documentary “Straight Outta Compton”.