Kodak Black’s viral video at the Panthers game has taken the internet by the storm which sparked the interest of fans to learn more about his rumoured girlfriend Essence.
The rapper is a keen Panthers fan and made a trip to his hometown to watch the Florida Panthers game against Vancouver Canucks this week.
But all eyes on him and his rumoured girlfriend after their twerking video from the game went viral on social media.
So, who is she? Here’s what we’ve gathered about her from her social media accounts.
Who is Kodak Black’s rumoured girlfriend?
Kodak Black, real name Bill Kahan Kapri, is rumoured to be dating Atlanta model and rapper Essence.
She first came to the social media spotlight following her viral video with him and she is already featured in several posts on the rapper’s personal Instagram profile.
As for her Instagram handle, she can be found @vvsnce where she has only 5 posts but has already gained 318k followers.
In one of her Instagram Stories, Essence said that the Panthers game was her second date with Kodak Black.
Her music career explored
Essence has released one single on her YouTube channel VVsnceVEVO. It’s called Back It Up and the music video premiered on December 10th 2021.
In a previous interview with DJ Smallz Eyes 2, she sat down with the DJ and opened up about the origin of her name and ethnicity.
Essence explained that her father, who has sadly passed away, came up with the name before her birth because its definition means “pure”.
She added that her mother’s family is from Cape Verde and her father is Black.
According to her Instagram Stories, she and Kodak Black have been busy recording at the studio as they have been working on a mutual single together.
She thanked the rapper for his support, writing in one post: “Nothing like a man who supports and believes in you. I’m so humbled and grateful for you Kapri.”
Who has Kodak Black dated in the past?
Kodak Black announced his engagement to fellow musician Mellow Rackz in February 2021 but the couple called it quits a couple of months later.
The 24-year-old rapper already has one son, King, with his ex-girlfriend Jammiah Broomfield.
As per previous reports, the rapper announced the pregnancy of his baby mama Maranda Johnson in late 2021 and he is set to welcome a second child.