Television personality Erica Mena and her former rapper husband Safaree Samuels are making headlines yet again, and this time they come bearing good news as they’ve welcomed their second child, a baby boy. However, Erica is already the mother of a teenage son, who has sparked a lot of interest among fans.
Erica announced she was expecting her third child only a few days before her split with Safaree was made public. However, the Love & Hip Hop star didn’t let her separation from the rapper come in the way of her pregnancy as she seemed to embrace it throughout, going by her Instagram posts.
Meet King Conde, Erica’s first son
While Erica’s relationship with Safaree garnered a lot of interest and the birth of their daughter Safire Majesty Samuels was widely reported in the media, very few know about her son King Conde, who was born in 2007 in California. He is 14 years old and has gained decent recognition for appearing in shows Love & Hip Hop: New York, in an episode titled “Happily Mena After”.
Erica, who hadn’t disclosed the identity of her eldest son, took her fans by surprise by bringing him to hers and Safaree’s wedding. It was then the world got to see King Conde, who was only 12 years old at the time.
Sharing a picture of herself in the bridal gown with her little son clad in tuxedo, the reality tv star wrote in the caption, “The one and only thing I have so I keep you all to myself”. However, the rare picture has now been taken down.
Who is Raul Conde?
She shares her first son with video director and rapper Raul Conde, who is a member of the hip hop record label Terror Squad. Even though Erica and Raul quite some time, they were rather known for their tumultuous relationship.
Once they even got into a violent brawl on the streets of Miami. After their relationship came to and end, Erica got engaged to Bow Wow. After calling quits on their relationship which ran high on accusations, Erica met Safaree and duo got married in 2019.
Twitter reacts to couples’ second baby!
Fans soon too to Twitter to congratulate Erica and Safaree on welcoming their bundle of joy.
One user tweeted, “Safaree Samuels and Erica Mena Blackbyrds #SafareeSamuels and #EricaMena welcomes second child, a son Samuels shares a photo on the Gram. Congratulations to the new parents!”
Adding to the above tweet another shared, “Safaree Lloyd Samuels finally got his boy! And from how pissed off he had Erica Mena, y’all know that baby look just like him.
And one Twitter user noted, “Congratulations to Erica Mena and Safaree they welcome a Baby Boy.