Tyka Nelson is the younger sister to the late singer and entertainer Prince. Before his death, she was in dire financial need. That is before she became first in line to the music icon’s estimated $300 million fortune. younger sister was in dire financial straights before becoming a front runner to the music icon’s $300 million fortune.
Tyka Nelson was almost evicted from the Dallas-area apartment almost two years ago according to RadarOnline.com.
the married mom of six who is 55 years old was served with an eviction notice on July 10, 2014 after she failed to pay $1,414 in rent for her modest Irving Texas, apartment. The Dallas County Justice of Peace has confirmed this is true.
Fortunately for her, the realty company filed a motion to dismiss the eviction two weeks later, and the court threw out this case.
Nelson is a gospel singer who has admitted to having a strained relationship with her celebrity brother since she also struggled with prostitution and cocaine.
She had stayed away for hears and had this to say:
“I love my brother, but I’m not a yo-yo,” she said. “He can’t just keep spinning me in and out of his life.”
She claims that she has been drug free and clean for at least three months back in April, after a rehab stay that was paid by Prince.
In a tragic ending, Prince was discovered dead inside a home elevator at his Chanhassen, Minnesota compound known as Paisley Park. He was 57 years old.
Since Prince did not have a will, his sister has now filed documents with the courts asking to be named as the primary ‘special administrator’ of his estate. The family which consists of six siblings is fighting her on this.
I have a feeling this is going to be one long fight.