Gucci was flipping through a magazine behind bars when he caught sight of his future love interest. Determined to meet her, the rapper asked his manager to book her for his next music video. Their connection couldn’t be denied when they finally met face-to-face!
Unfortunately, fate forced them apart as Gucci soon returned to jail; but despite the long distance between them, they stayed strong throughout two years. Their efforts paid off when they got married on October 17, 2017, in a ceremony that aired on BET as “The Mane Event.” The couple welcomed their son, Ice Davis, in 2020.
Nas and Kelis
Widely regarded as one of the greatest rappers of all time, Nas also had one of the most highly publicized, tumultuous relationships in the world of rap. The man behind classic albums such as "Illmatic" heat things up with popular singer Kelis, tying the knot in 2005. Four years later, though, the latter filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences.
Despite having a kid together, this great news was marred by Nas facing accusations of domestic issues against Kelis. However, Nas vehemently denied such claims and even made an album addressing the entire relationship, called "Life Is Good," which received widespread critical acclaim.
50 Cent and Jamira Haines
50 Cent, the world-famous rapper and actor, has been in a romantic relationship with fitness model Jamira Haines since 2019. Haines, who is also known as "Cuban Link," is a popular Instagram model and personal trainer. The couple first went public with their relationship in August 2019, and they’ve been crazy about each other ever since.
Despite a 20-year age gap between them, 50 Cent and Haines seem to be going strong. The rapper has been very public about his affection for Haines, sharing pictures of her on his social media accounts and even throwing her a surprise birthday party in 2020.
Ja Rule and Aisha Atkins
Ja Rule and Aisha Atkins' love story began when they wed in a distinctive 1940s-gangster-themed ceremony after high school graduation. Their unique bond has stood the test of time, navigating both highs and lows. In 2013, they confronted a damaging rumor about Ja Rule's alleged affair with a cellmate during his prison sentence for various legal issues.
Atkins, however, remained steadfast, supporting her husband through this challenging period. Now, they've celebrated over two decades of marriage and are proud parents to three beautiful children. Their enduring partnership demonstrates the power of true love, loyalty, and resilience in overcoming life's hurdles.
Fat Joe and Lorena Cartagena
Fat Joe, whose real name is Joseph Antonio Cartagena, is a renowned American rapper, actor, and podcast host. He began his music career in 1992 with his debut album “Represent”, and has since become a popular figure in the industry. His 2001 album, “Jealous Ones Still Envy (J.O.S.E.),” was his most successful album, selling over a million copies and getting certified Platinum.
As for his personal life, Joe has been married to his wife, Lorena Cartagena, since 1995. The couple, who were together for a long time before tying the knot, has two children together. They serve as an inspiration for many couples.