Miya Destiny Winans is known for being a member of the Winans Family and the daughter of the six-time Grammy Award winner gospel and R&B singer/songwriter, Benjamin BeBe Winans and his ex-wife Debra Denise Winans.
BeBe rose to prominence as a member of the musical duo BeBe & CeCe Winans with her younger sister CeCe Winans. The duo together released 7 albums under the label BeBe & CeCe, with nine successful gold and platinum recordings. BeBe Winans has ten Dove Awards, six Stellar Awards, four NAACP Awards, and three Soul Train Music Awards to his credit.
Miya is also recognized for being the niece of one of the greatest, most-awarded, and best-selling gospel artists of all time, CeCe Winans.
Her paternal aunt CeCe Winans is also a popular gospel singer, who has won 15 Grammys to become the female to win the most. She also won 28 GMA Dove Awards, 16 Stellar Awards, and 7 NAACP Image Awards.
“Winans Family” Background
Miya was born on August 8, 1995. Her educational credentials are not revealed to the public. Her parents (BeBe Winans and Debra Denise Winans) were married from 1998 until their divorce in 2003. Miya’s father BeBe Winans was born on September 17, 1962, to Delores and David Winans. BeBe grew up with his 9 siblings including his younger sister CeCe Winans (born October 8, 1964) in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. CeCe performed her first solo at the age of 8. CeCe lived with her husband Alvin Love and two children in Brentwood, Tennessee. Her children appeared in the music video “If Anything Ever Happened to You”.
Miya Destiny Winans’ Career
Miya’s father and aunt got their major break when they were onboarded by a popular Christian telecast, The PTL Club, where they performed for 5 years. With PTL Records, the duo released their first album, “Lord Lift Us Up in 1984” which was a commercial success. Their second studio album “BeBe & CeCe Winans” (1987) peaked at number 12 on the Billboard Top Gospel Albums chart. The album had hit songs “I.O.U. Me”, “Love Said Not So”, “Change Your Nature”, and “For Always”, which earned a Grammy Award for Best Soul Gospel Performance, Female for CeCe.
BeBe’s career’s first solo Billboard Gospel #1 came with “He Promised Me” in 2018. CeCe’s six duo albums with BeBe and all of her solo albums are listed as top Christian music sellers by Billboard magazine. During her career, she sold over 19 million records as a solo artist. As an honor, CeCe’s star has been inducted on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Miya Destiny Winans’ Family Net Worth
The 27-year-old celebrity daughter Miya destiny has been away from access to the media, which amounts to very little information about her career and wealth. Miya certainly has all the richness of life owing to her father’s fortune of $4.5 million. Her aunt CeCe has also accumulated a handsome amount of wealth. With her highly successful musical career, she has managed to generate a net worth of $8 million. CeCe has written three books: “On A Positive Note” (2000), “Throne Room: Ushered Into the Presence of God” (2004), and “Always Sisters: Becoming the Princess You Were Created to Be” (2007).