Was Irish Grinstead married and did she have children

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Irish Grinstead, a singer in the popular ’90s R&B group 702, has died at 43.

After the news first broke that the 702 member had died, many fans who had followed her career had questions about what happened.

Some wanted to learn more about the singer’s cause of death, while others focused more on digging into his personal life.

One of the big questions that many fans of Irish had following her death was whether she had ever been married.

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Keep reading the article to know more about her, including who she was, how she die and much more!

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Irish Grinstead passed away in September 2023 at the age of 43 Credit: Getty

Who was Irish Grinstead?

Born on June 2, 1980, in Las Vegas, Nevada, Irish Grinstead was a singer who rose to prominence when she entered the music scene as a member of R&B girl group 702.

The band was originally composed of the Grinstead sisters, including Irish and her identical twin Orish, their older sister Lemisha, and Amelia Childs.

The group was known for their hit songs Where My Girls At? and Get It Together.

Outside of music, Irish also dabbled in acting projects, having starred in The Brewster Project and Tiffany the Doll.

Irish Grinstead husband

Irish Grinstead
702 singer Irish Grinstead has died.

Was Irish Grinstead married?

Before Irish Grinstead passed aged 43, she was not known to have been married and hence she had no husband or spouse.

Despite her stardom, she guarded her personal life and attempted to keep it private.

Who was Irish Grinstead dating?

Irish was believed to have been in two celebrity relationships. Irish is also said to have dated Ray J who is an American singer, actor, and television personality. Their relationship ended in 2000.

She has been romantically linked with Marques Houston. Marques is an American R&B singer and actor.

According to sources, Irish and Marques were involved in a relationship. They dated until January 24, 2005, when they spilt.

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Did Irish Grinstead have any children?

Irish was private with her love life and personal life and hence, it was hard for fans and admirers to know if she was a mother or not.

At the moment, no reports suggest she had a son or daughter.

Did Irish Grinstead cause of death

Irish’s cause of death has not been revealed at this time.

In Lemisha’s statement posted on Instagram, she wrote that Irish “had a long battle and she is finally at peace.”

“That girl was as bright as the stars! She was not only beautiful on the outside, but also within.

“Sharing the stage with her was a joy I will cherish for the rest of my life! We, the family ask for prayers and respect for our privacy as we grieve an outstanding loss to our family.”

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