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Christina Yamamoto - Mila J and Jhené Aiko’s Mother

Published Sat Oct 05 2019 By DGM
Christina Yamamoto - Mila J and Jhené Aiko’s Mother

Christina Yamamoto is the mother of the famous singer-songwriter Jhené Aiko. She is also the mamma of the 'New Crib' singer Mila J and was born on the 18th of February, 1958 in Inglewood, California of the United States.

The African-American citizen is also recognized as the ex-wife and baby mamma of Dr. Karamo Chilombo. Following are some facts about her:

What's her Net Worth?

Christina isn't involved in any sort of high earning profession and is just an ordinary woman who takes care of her house and children. She holds an estimated net worth of $50,000 but as her daughters are very eminent singers, she is likely to get some share of them too.

Ex-Husband - Dr Karamo Chilombo

Christina Yamamoto was previously married to a pediatrician Dr. Karamo Chilombo with whom she was together for two decades. The former couple walked down the aisle in 1980 after dating for one year. She also gave birth to five kids with her ex-husband and had some really amazing family moments from their marriage.

A picture of Christina Yamamoto with her ex-husband and two daughters.
Christina Yamamoto with her ex-husband and two daughters.
Image Source: Instagram@c_karamo

Yamamoto's marriage had already become fragile by 2000 so she decided to split from Chilombo. Despite their separation, they remained very good friends and raised their kids with all they can as parents.

Five Children

As we mentioned earlier, the 61 years old was together with her ex-husband for twenty years, she gave birth to five children with him. Her children includes three daughters; Miyoko Chilombo, Mila J, and Jhene Aiko and two sons; Jahi Chilombo and Late Miyagi Hasani Ayo Chilombo

Among her kids, Miyoko is the eldest one and Jhene is the youngest child.

A picture of Christina's kids and grand-children with Dr. Karamo Chilombo.
Christina's kids and grand-children with Dr. Karamo Chilombo.

Apart from her kids, Yamamoto has three step-children from Karamo and his another wife. All of the step-kids are daughters; Marcia Chilombo, Dio Chilombo, and Kareena Chilombo where Marcia is the firstborn and Kareena is the youngest.


Christina Yamamoto also has three grandchildren from which two are from her elder son Jahi and one from daughter Jhene. The two kids from Jahi are both sons where as the one from Aiko is a daughter.

Death of Son Miyagi 

In 19 July 2019, Christina's younger son Miyagi passed away after struggling with the battle with cancer. He died leaving his family devastated and heartbroken. 

Everyone including Christina Yamamoto miss Hasani very much and cried a lot at his death. Jhene has even recorded a song 'For My Brother' for Ayo and Miyoko has written that she misses her late brother much in Instagram account. This clearly shows that his untimely death has affected his family in a huge manner.

Celebrated Her Step-Daughter Kareena's Birthday

It was last year in August 2018 when Christina Yamamoto appeared to celebrate the 18th birthday of her step-daughter, Kareena (daughter of Dr. Karamo with another woman). 

She attended the celebration along with her daughters; Mila, Miyoko, and Jhene. They celebrated the birthday at Bossa Nova Brazilian Restaurant, Los Angeles.

Though Yamamoto is her step-mamma, she has a very lovely relationship with Kareena and there is no such thing as step-relation between them. Kareena has even posted some pictures with her step-mother on her Instagram account.

Has an Instagram Account

The gorgeous mother of five has an account on Instagram which goes by the name @momytina. She has gained a huge followers' base of 13.8k and has only 16 posts on her account.

Mixed Ethnicity

Momy Tina comes from different ethnic backgrounds as Christina Yamamoto has Japanese, Dominican, and Spanish descents.

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