In September 2021, she flaunted her legs on the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards red carpet in a gown from Michael Costello’s Havana Collection.
Ashanti in a Michael Costello outfit on the red carpet at the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards on September 12, 2021, at the Barclays Center in New York City (Credit: MEGA / WENN)
Ashanti’s Footwear: A Size Guide
Ashanti’s US shoe size of 8.5 translates to a UK size of 6.5, a European size of approximately 39, and a Japanese size of approximately 25.5.
Ashanti displays her feet in black high heel sandals at the 2016 VH1 Hip Hop Honors: All Hail The Queens at Hammerstein Ballroom on July 11, 2016, in New York City (Credit: Lev Radin / Shutterstock)
A Grammy Award-Winning Artist With a Rich Heritage
Best known for her eponymous Grammy Award-winning debut album Ashanti and her hit songs “What’s Luv?” and “Foolish,” Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of 2024.
Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas, born on October 13, 1980, in Glen Cove, New York, U.S., is of African-American ethnicity.
Her parents, Tina Douglas, a dance teacher, and Ken-Kaide Thomas Douglas, a singer, are African-American. Ashanti herself has identified as black when discussing her ethnicity.
Singer Ashanti shows off her feet in high-heel sandals at the MTV Video Music Awards in the Palms Casino Resort on September 9, 2007, in Las Vegas, Nevada (Credit: Everett Collection / Shutterstock)
Empowering the Next Generation with ‘My Name Is a Story’
To promote her new children’s book, My Name Is a Story (available on Amazon), she flaunted her legs in a floral-printed Dolce & Gabbana jumpsuit and black ankle-strap sandals for a taping of Good Morning America in New York City.
Ashanti flaunts her legs in high heels for a taping of “Good Morning America” on July 13, 2022, in New York City (Credit: Roger Wong / InstarIMAGES / Cover Images)
“I obviously have a unique name. I grew up and got teased just a little bit. So, this book is just about encouraging kids to be empowered and just to celebrate having a unique name,” she revealed about her real name, Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas.
“[If] it doesn’t sound like Sally, Beth, or something that they’re used to hearing, they may get a little self-conscious or embarrassed. So I want this book to give them the courage to celebrate their names and be happy about being different and unique.”
Ashanti wears Dolce & Gabbana poppy and zebra-print poplin shorts with a matching top and a black belt (Credit: Roger Wong / InstarIMAGES / Cover Images)
The then-41-year-old performer paired poplin shorts featuring a bright poppy and zebra motif with a matching cotton shirt adorned with a polka dot and logo trim at the point collar and cuffs.
Fashion Forward: Ashanti’s Style Evolution
In January 2014, Ashanti showed off her new blonde locks at the Universal Music Group 2014 Post-Grammy Party at The Ace Hotel Theater in Los Angeles.
Ashanti shows off her new blonde hair at the Universal Music Group 2014 Post-Grammy Party held on January 26, 2014, in Los Angeles (Credit: Daniel Tanner / FayesVision / WENN)
From black to blonde, the then-33-year-old singer looked gorgeous as she showed off her new ‘do on the red carpet.
Ashanti shows off her legs in a sparking Dara Sara mini dress (Credit: Daniel Tanner / FayesVision / WENN)
She played up her curves in a strapless mini dress from Dara Sara that featured sparkling sequin embellishments. Ashanti kept her accessories minimal and let her dark eye makeup and nude lips add a sexier and flawless appeal to her look.
Not only can her hair pull double-duty. Ashanti — formally known as Ashanti Shequoiya Douglas — is also a songwriter, record producer, and actress.
Ashanti’s feet in embellished Giuseppe Zanotti sandals (Credit: Daniel Tanner / FayesVision / WENN)
The star finished her radiant look by showing off her feet in a pair of sparkling heels by Giuseppe Zanotti. These black suede sandals feature wide crystal-embellished cuffs, 5-inch cone heels, peep toes, and zip fastenings at the back.
Ashanti shows off her feet in black crystal ankle-cuff high heels (Credit: Daniel Tanner / FayesVision / WENN)
They complemented the singer’s dress!
Ashanti displays her sexy toes in crystal-embellished black sandals (Credit: Daniel Tanner / FayesVision / WENN)
We also found the following Zanotti heels in a blush shade at Farfetch:
Giuseppe Zanotti Crystal Ankle-Cuff Sandals, $1,295
Giuseppe Zanotti Crystal Ankle-Cuff Sandals in Blush, $1,295