Tori Black was born as Michelle Chapman on August 26, 1988 in Seattle, Washington. Since the age of seven, Tori has been dancing. Besides, she played football and boxed. In 2007 Tori went to Western Washington University, where she took her major degree in Journalism and minor degree in Sociology - Women's Studies. She started working in plain hardcore movies in her late teenage the very year. She was the Penthouse Pet for December, 2008 and the Twistys Treat for September, 2009. In 2009, she was nominated for an AVN Award for Best New Starlet. Among the other awards Black has won an XRCO Award for Cream Dream, FAME Award for Favorite Rookie Starlet in 2009, a CAVR Award for Hottie of the Year, and a CAVR Award for Star of the Year.
She also won XBIZ Award for Female Performer of the Year in 2010, and AVN and XRCO Awards for Female Performer of the Year in 2010 and 2011. Tori was recognized as one of the top twelve female stars in porn by Maxim magazine in 2010 and one of the most famous stars in porn by CNBC in 2011. Her hobbies include playing video games and air hockey. On October 14, 2011, she gave birth to a son.