3 local celebs who are creating empires for their kids
DJ Zinhle and Kairo Forbes (PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES/GALLO IMAGES)
Cape Town - Cardi B recently revealed that she wanted her one-year-old daughter, Kulture to become the CEO of a new kids’ clothing line.
Speaking during an interview with Vogue magazine, for which she and her daughter are cover stars for the January issue, Cardi said that she and her rapper husband Offset were working on a clothing line which they wanted their daughter to be the CEO of.
“And the CEO is over there. Right, Kulture? I’m busting my a** right now so you could have a good car when you’re 18, so you can go to school and have an apartment that I could pay for,” she began explaining her reason for wanting Kulture to be CEO.
“If my daughter wants to go to college, that’s okay, but I just want her to be an owner of whatever the f*ck she wants to own. Just be an owner. Be the boss,” she continued.
Cardi is not the first celebrity who has tried to create wealth for their children. Many celebrities have launched their children into business and have taught them all the tricks they needed to make money from an early age.
Here’s a list of local celebs who are creating wealth for their little ones:
1. Kairo Forbes
DJ Zinhle and AKA’s four-year-old daughter, Kairo Forbes has partnered up with her mom’s Era brand to create a watch of her own.
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Five-year-old Valdo, who is the son of musician and former Teddy Bears dancer Lindough, rose to fame after videos of himself and his father started going viral on social media. Now, the toddler is a musician and has starred in a number of advertisements.
Speaking to Move!, his father Lindough said that he had been posting pictures and videos of Valdo since he was a year old and did not expect the response he received when he first posted a video of Valdo and everyone gushed over him.
“In just minutes the video had over five thousand views and tons of comments. I got message from people in Nigeria, Tanzania and the UK to name a few,” he told the publication.
3. Baby Makhosini
DJ and influencer, Sithelo Shozi has opened a clothing line for her two-year-old son, Makhosini Nhlelozikathixo Maseko whose popularly known as Baby Makhosini. The clothing line titled ‘Baby Makhosini’, has its own Instagram page which now has over 40 000 followers.
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