Nivea Arrested On DUI Charge In ATL, Singer Denies Reports

By Allen Starbury  |  06/20/2011

NiveaSinger Nivea was reportedly arrested on a DUI charge on Saturday (June 18) in Atlanta, after she crashed her ride into a tree early in the morning.

According to, the 29-year-old ex of rap superstar Lil Wayne and R&B singer The-Dream was driving at around 1 a.m., when she lost control and crash her BMW X6 into a tree.

The singer was driving with a baby in the car when she crashed. Fortunately, she, nor the baby, were injured in the crash.

Reports also claim that Nivea got testy with the arresting officer, belligerently yelling: "Bitch, I could buy your job hoe!"

She was carted off to Fulton County correctional facility, and booked for driving under the influence.

While Nivea confirmed that she crashed, she denied that she was drunk and/or belligerent toward the officer on the scene.

"Thank You 2 all that were concerned, I'm doing fine! I NEVER said what ppl r saying I said to/about the cop by the way," Nivea tweeted (@ThisIsNivea). "And one more thing, I WAS NOT DRINKING AND DRIVING, the accident was Not due to me being intoxicated. Just wanted to clear that.

"Ppl who start/assist rumors should go get their mom and tell her to SLAP THE URINE OUTTA THEM! #thatisall Aaaaaaaaaannnnnnnd I'm out :)," she concluded.

Nivea is the mother of one of Lil Wayne's children, and also has three others with singer The-Dream, whom she was married to, but divorced back in 2007.

The Georgia native became popular in 2001, thanks to her hit single, "Don't Mess With My Man."