A singer's personal life is like an open book as the singer often reflects their affairs through soulful lyrics. Whitney Alford has often been the inspiration behind Pulitzer Award-winning rapper Kendrick Lamar.
Whitney Alford is best known as the fiancée of The Grammy-winning rapper, Kendrick Lamar. She came to the spotlight after Kendrick revealed his engagement with Whitney. Whitney Alford is a professional make-up artist and a licensed aesthetician.
Welcomed First Child?
Whitney Alford and her fiancé, Kendrick Lamar has become parents of a baby!
The engaged couple was reportedly blessed with a baby girl on 26 July 2019. As per the sources, the couple who led a low-key profile on their relationship status did not announce Whitney's pregnancy previously. Later, they came with surprising news about their newly born daughter in late July.
Despite the happy news, the lovebirds have kept further information under the wraps. Although the couple is yet to confirm their family expansion, their fans and followers have stood up for their happy family life with congratulation and well wishes.
Currently, Whitney and her man are in a soothing romantic bond for over a decade. The high school sweethearts, who managed to conceal their relationship for several years, confirmed their relationship in 2015 with their engagement news.
How Does Whitney Alford Gather The Net Worth?
Whitney Alford gathers the net worth from her job as a make-up artist. She is a licensed aesthetician and make-up artist. She is currently running her own beautician business in Los Angeles.
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Alongside her job, Whitney's fiancé has earned the revenue of $45 Million. He also bought a $2.65 Million-worth investment property in Calabasas in April 2018. The house spreads in an area of 5,400 square feet and features six bedrooms and six bathrooms.
Whitney Alford Engaged The Grammy-Winning Rapper
Whitney Alford is engaged to the Grammy-winning rapper, Kendrick Lamar in 2015. Whitney and her fiancé, Kendrick kept the news of their engagement wrapped up for months. Then on 3 April 2015, the rapper confirmed in an interview with The Breakfast Club on Power 105.1 in April 2015 that he popped up the question to Whitney.
The couple was dating ever since their high school and met for the first time in Centennial High School. Though he was dating for years, he finally revealed about his affair with Whitney with New York Times Magazine in 2014. With the interviewer, he said that Whitney has been with him since Day one.
While the two are enjoying secret love life, Kendrick didn't hesitate to refer his lady as a best friend. During a Billboard interview in 2015, he gushed that he preferred to call his lady as a best friend. Further, the rapper termed her as a particular person with whom he can tell his fears too. He said;
"I wouldn’t even call her my girl. That’s my best friend. I don’t even like the term that society has put in the world as far as being a companion — she’s somebody I can tell my fears to."
Whitney has inspired Kendrick in many songs and lyrics. In his 2017's release, Love, the rapper referred to the engagement ring he proposed Whitney. In the song, he says,
"I bought the big one to prove it, Look what you made."
In July 2017, Whitney Alford became an attraction to the media after a report claimed that Whitney was pregnant with her first child with Kendrick. However, the couple didn't confirm the rumor. As of now, they are yet to welcome a baby into their family.
Whitney flashes glimpses of the engagement ring with fiancé Kendrick strolling the street of Colosseum in April 2018 (Photo: dailymail.co.uk)
The heartthrob couple has been together for over decades. The two spends their holiday touring around different places. Recently on 23 April 2018, Whitney and her fiancé, Kendrick was spotted together as they visited the Colosseum in Rome, Italy.
Recently in August 2018, Whitney made an appearance with her fiancé Kendrick at the 2018th Grammy Award to celebrate Kendrick's seven nominations. Also, the heartthrob couple posed for a photo together while attending the award ceremony. Meanwhile, on 23 August 2018, E! News captured the cozy shot of Whitney and her fiancé and enlisted them as one of the best moments of the 2018th Grammy.
Whitney and her fiancé Kendrick poses for a photo at 2018th Grammy Award (Photo: eonline.com)
Alongside Whitney and Kendrick, the magazine also shared pictures of celebrity couples like Cardi B and Bruno Mars, James Corden and Hailee Steinfeld and few more.
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Born in 1986 in California, Whitney Alford celebrates her birthday every year on 12 May. She completed her high schooling from Centennial High School in Compton, California. Whitney, who holds American nationality, was born in a family of mixed ethnicity. Her father is an Afro-American while her mother is biracial.
Interesting Facts About Whitney
Here are some facts that you can't miss about Kendrick's inspiration,
- She has given background vocals for the Kendrick Lamar's song King Kunta.
- She was criticized for being not "black enough." Yes, you heard that right, folks. Self-proclaimed Dark Skin Activist Rashida Marie Strober said that she is too light skin on her Facebook post in April 2015. After receiving lash out, she later deleted the post.
- Whitney Alford and her fiancé collaborated on music together. She gave a backing vocals on Lamar’s hit single “King Kunta” from To Pimp a Butterfly.