Tracey Edmonds-Murphy (born Tracey E. McQuarn, February 18, 1967 in Los Angeles, California) is President and CEO of Edmonds Entertainment Group, Inc. and is an ex-wife of Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds and current wife of Eddie Murphy.
As President and CEO, Edmonds oversees the Yab Yum Music publishing and record label, as well as Edmonds Management, whose client roster includes Kirk Franklin, actress Loretta Devine and actor Mekhi Phifer. She also runs Edmonds Production Company with her former husband; productions include Soul Food and Josie and the p*ssycats.
Edmonds and Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds married on September 5, 1992. On January 7, 2005, Edmonds filed for divorce in Los Angeles County Superior Court, citing irreconcilable differences. They announced in October 2005 that they were ending their marriage with a "permanent separation" and said they had been separated for some time. They have two sons, Brandon and Dylan Michael, who were 9 and 4 1/2 at the time of the divorce. On August 31, 2006, it was announced that Edmonds was named president and chief operating officer of Our Stories Films, making her the first African American to head a film studio. Edmonds graduated from Stanford University with a degree in Psychobiology in 1987.
On New Year`s Day, 2008, Tracey Edmonds married comedian and actor, Eddie Murphy.
Full Name at Birth
Tracey Elaine McQuarn
Date of Birth
Producer, Writer, Music Department
Claim to Fame
Light It Up (1999)