Table of Contents
Samantha Irvin Biography – Samantha Irvin Wiki
Samantha Irvin, whose real name is Samantha Johnson, is an American singer and ring announcer for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). She signed with WWE in April 2021 and was promoted from NXT to the main roster as a ring announcer in 2022.
From announcing the presence of The Head of the Table Roman Reigns to setting the stage for the blue brand’s biggest matches, Samantha Irwin is always at the center of the action on Friday nights. Samantha Irvin serves as the ring announcer on Friday Night SmackDown.
Fans would surely recognize her dynamic voice from WWE NXT and 205 Live, and she is a welcomed addition to the blue brand.
On April 27, 2021, WWE announced Irvin had joined the WWE PC family and would be ring announcing for 205 Live. WWE tweeted:
“Help us welcome Samantha Irvin to the #WWEPC family! A singer and flautist, you’ve seen her on “America’s Got Talent,” “I Can See Your Voice,” and singing the National Anthem in MLB. Samantha wasted no time getting started in @WWE and has begun ring announcing for #205Live!”
She appeared on “America’s Got Talent” in 2015, where her performances included “A Natural Woman” by Aretha Franklin, “Lay Me Down” by Sam Smith and “California Dreamin” by The Mamas & The Papas.
Samantha Irvin Age
WWE ring announcer Samantha Johnson was born on January 9, 1995, in New Bedford, Massachusetts. She is 28 years old as of 2023.
Samantha Irvin Husband
Is Samantha Irvin married? She is engaged to WWE star Ricochet, whose real name is Trevor Mann. They got engaged at the Luxor in Las Vegas on January 10, 2023.
“She said YES! 🙌🏽” Ricochet wrote on Instagram in a gallery of posts announcing the news. “When you find that one person. The one person that when you close your eyes you could never visualize life without them… you keep them close to your heart. Now we are closer than ever. @samanthairvinwwe I love you so much ♥️”
A number of their pro wrestling colleagues jumped in to congratulate the engaged couple in the Instagram comments. Perhaps the most amusing response came from Cash Wheeler, currently a wrestler in AEW who performed as Dash Wilder in WWE.
“Congrats, Trev! Something tells me Carrot Top looks down approvingly,” he wrote, referring to the large ad for the comedian’s upcoming performance at the Luxor that features prominently in the engagement photo.
The pair recently shared a moment on SmackDown when Ricochet planted a kiss on her while they were under the mistletoe held by Braun Strowman during The Miracle on 34th Street Fight Match.
Ricochet is a former WWE Intercontinental champion and United States champion. After performing at promotions like Evolve, Dragon Gate, PWG, Lucha Underground and New Japan Pro-Wrestling, he signed with WWE in 2018. He started out in NXT and made his main roster debut in 2019.
Samantha Irvin Child
WWE announcer Samantha Irvin has a daughter, Myra LeeAnn, born in October 2017.
Samantha Irvin Salary
As a WWE ring announcer, Samantha Irvin has an annual salary of $350,000. She earns $10,000 per match in normal fights and $20,000 per fight in PPV events, according to Totalsportal.
Samantha Irvin Net Worth
WWE ring announcer Samantha Irvin’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Samantha Irvin Height
She stands at a height of 5’8″.
Samantha Irvin Ethnicity
Is Samantha Irvin black? She is of African American ethnicity.
The WWE ring announcer’s Instagram handle is @samanthairvinwwe.