Whitney Alford is best known as the lover of Kendrick Lamar, who is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer. Lamar’s music has been praised for its vivid and moving tale of his life, socially aware commentary, and incorporation of jazz into commercially successful music.
Lamar has been considered one of the most potent rappers of his generation as well as one of the best rappers ever. He is also known as a member of the hip hop supergroup Black Hippy alongside TDE labelmates Ab-Soul, Jay Rock, and Schoolboy Q in addition to his solo career. Who Is Whitney Alford, Rapper Kendrick Lamar’s Lover?
Whitney Alford, Rapper Kendrick Lamar’s Lover
During his time at Centennial High School, Lamar entered a relationship with esthetician Whitney Alford. The couple got engaged in April 2015. In July 2019, Lamar and Alford welcomed their first child, a daughter. He is a cousin of basketball player Nick Young and fellow rapper Baby Keem.
Lamar is a fan of the Los Angeles Rams football team, along with fellow rapper Schoolboy Q; appeared in an episode of HBO’s Hard Knocks in 2016 whilst the Rams were the main focus of the show following their relocation from St. Louis. Lamar is a devout Christian, having converted following the death of a friend.
Whitney Alford Children
In July 2019, Lamar and Alford had a baby girl. He is a distant relative of basketball player Nick Young and Baby Keem, another rapper.
Kendrick Lamar Poses With His Lover Whitney Alford
Kendrick Lamar unveiled the cover of his fifth studio album Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers featuring himself wearing a crown of thorns, with a gun tucked into his pants, alongside his family.
The 34-year-old Pulitzer Prize-winning musician and his fiancée of seven years – Whitney Alford – quietly welcomed a baby sibling for their two-year-old daughter, whose name has not been disclosed. Renell Medrano photographed the longtime couple for the cover of Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers, which drops this Friday.
Kendrick Lamar has released his fourth studio album, DAMN., which was met with critical acclaim. The video features him morphing into well-known (or notorious) African-Americans such as OJ Simpson, Kanye West, Jussie Smollett, Will Smith, Kobe Bryant, and Nipsey Hussle.
Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers is the second soundtrack from Lamar’s critically acclaimed fourth studio album DAMN., which was released in 2017. The Super Bowl LVI halftime show performer is next set to headline the Milano Summer Festival at Ippodromo SNAI San Siro in Milan, Italy on June 23.