Charlamagne Tha DieuThe wife of has remained by his side through thick and thin and he intends to continue doing so.
The popular radio personality has been with his wife, Jessica Gadsden, for more than two decades, dating back to their high school days in South Carolina; they have been married since 2014. Together, the couple have three daughters.
Over the course of the relationship, the “The Breakfast Club 105.1 FM” co-host amassed wealth and dozens of media opportunities. Everything Charlamagne, real name Lenard McKelvey, said Jessica had helped him get. As a result, when they decided to tie the knot, the often controversial host did not feel the need to protect her assets or limit what Jessica would have access to through a prenuptial agreement.
“I don’t have a marriage contract with my wife because we’ve been together for 23 years. My wife is the CEO of our house, but we also literally got together when we were kids, ”Charlamagne explained in an interview posted on social networks. “Like, nothing is an understatement. She literally drove me to the radio station in 1999 to fill out internship papers.
He went on to comment on Jessica’s unwavering support for the relationship and her pursuit of a career in radio. “Literally the first time I went to a radio station to fill out an internship application, my wife drove me because my gotd-n license was suspended.
He continued, “When I was fired from the radio four times, she was the one who went to work every day, paying the bills; when we were deported, she was the one who went to the courthouse to explain to the judge why we could not be deported. What do I look like making a marriage contract? By the way, we’ll never get a divorce. I don’t even have to touch wood; it does not happen. For years, the radio host-turned-writer has openly discussed parts of his relationship with Jessica on the air. He even revealed that marriage only became a huge option when their then 7-year-old daughter asked why Jessica’s last name didn’t match his and Charlamagne’s.
“You have to show your children love. This is one of the reasons I wanted to get married. When your 7 year old daughter asks you why mom and you don’t have the same last name, it affects you as a man, ”he shared on a previous episode of the radio show. unionized morning.
The relationship has not been without flaws – Charlamagne has also been outspoken about his transgressions within the relationship – or the scandal surrounding the rape accusations Jessica has publicly leveled in defense of the father of her children. Still, those who appreciate his idea of fully sharing his wealth with his wife have expressed those sentiments in comments on social media.
“He’s matured so much and you have to respect him for that [100 emoji]One person wrote in reaction. Others commented, “Sister was with him when he didn’t do anything! So he holds his WIFE !, ”and“ Black love [red heart emoji] we love to see it!
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