Erica Duarte is the ex-wife of famous controversial American rapper Philip Nickolas Katsabanis aka Stitches. She is a judicial assistant. However, Duarte came under the media radar only after marrying Stitches. Erica Duarte and Stitches were together for five years until 2017 when they got divorced. The ex-couple share three children together.
Erica Duarte is now living a low-key life after giving a divorce to the rapper. Let’s reveal more about her personal life, career, and more.
Who is Erica Duarte?
Erica Duarte was born in America. She holds an American nationality. Erica’s birth date is a mystery that has not been solved yet, as she came into the limelight only after she married Stitches. Therefore, the information about her early life and educational background hasn’t been uncovered yet.
As per some sources, Erica Duarte was a judicial assistant by profession before she shared her relationship with the rapper. She has also featured on the reality television show ‘Paris Hilton’s My New BFF’ broadcasted on MTV in 2008. Paris Hilton was in the process of selecting a new friend out of two men and 16 women. However, she didn’t gain any popularity from the show.
Duarte only rose to fame after she shared her romantic relationship with the rapper who has got a tattoo of Stitches all over his face.
Erica and Stitches’ Marriage didn’t Have a Happy Ending
Duarte was married to the controversial rapper Stitches who was 11 years younger than her. Despite the noticeable age gap the couple decided to get married. It is said that Erica met her husband when Erica was a part of the reality show Paris Hilton’s My New BFF Season 2 and eventually fell in love. After dating for a while, the two got married on 31st October 2012 in a closed ceremony. Erica was 28 years old and Stitches was just 17 when they got married. Erica served as his judicial assistant before she became his wife.
Erica’s ex-husband Rapper Stitches
Her husband rapper Stitches have a controversial personality. Not only for having a bunch of stitches tattooed on his face, but also is often criticized for promoting drugs and violence. In September 2014, at a show at Propaganda, the rapper offered cocaine to several female fans. His wife, Erica prompted the rapper to inform his crew that the show is over. His super hits music album ‘I ‘m Just a Gangsta ‘ and ‘Brick in Yo’ Face” indicate that he really like drugs.
Despite the fact that they got married at a young age, they were sharing a healthy relationship until 2017. The duo called off their five years of marriage in 2017. The reason behind their separation hasn’t been known yet. Both Erica and Stitches haven’t said anything about their divorce yet.
After the divorce, the duo moved in different directions. After the separation, Erica rarely makes public appearances. She is maintaining a low-key life after she called off her marriage with Stitches.
Erica is a Mother of Three: Rex, Rocco and Evelyn
Erica Duarte and Stitches have three children from their marriage. Soon after getting married, they announced that they were expecting a baby. In 2013, they became the parents for the first time and welcomed their son, and named him Rex Katsabanis.
Likewise, the following year the couple again became proud parents of a boy named Rocco Katsabanis in 2014. The couple also has a daughter named Evelyn Katsabanis whose birthdate hasn’t been revealed yet.
Erica’s ex-husband Stitches loves his children immensely and spends a lot of time with them. This is what he has said about being a father;
‘Being a dad is the greatest feeling. It puts a real smile on my face everyday. Nothing else does.’
Erica’s Net Worth: How Rich is she?
Erica has never revealed her professional and personal life. She keeps herself away from the media’s vulture eyes. Therefore, her net worth is unknown to date. Her former husband Stitches has a massive amount of $500000 as net worth.
Erica Duarte is not active on Social Media like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Her absence on social media platforms makes it even more difficult to track her down and her life. However, her former husband fills space for her as he is actively present on social media. He has an Instagram account with 1600000 followers where he continuously uploads pictures with his children. From the pictures he uploads, it can be seen that his children are all grown up.
Whether it is for offering drugs to his fans during the concert or for rumors of link up with Kylie Jenner, the rapper Stitches is continuously hitting the media. But, Erica’s whereabouts are still a mystery that is yet to be solved. It seems like she is keeping a distance from the media and spotlight after her divorce from the ex-husband.
There are no rumors of any link-up of Erica Duarte. As of now, she is living a single life happily in her own space away from the limelight.