Kid Cudi has once again sparked rumors when he landed on the carpet of the 2021 CFDA Awards held in New York City on Wednesday, 10th November. He is surrounded by rumors each time he steps out in a dress. And this time the “A Man on the Moon” hitmaker made the public appearance in a wedding gown wearing a veil and a pair of white sneakers. His appearance shocked the entire social media platform.
Everyone was surprised the moment he was spotted at the award ceremony. The 37 years old hip-hop artist’s intention is good as he has tried to bridge the gap between the genders with the help of fashion. But his good intentions went unknown as many people trolled for his risk-taking abilities. Similarly, a lot of social media users have made fun of him when he descended on the red carpet in a bridal-inspired outfit. Lots and lots of people made fun of the award-winning artists’ dress on social media and they even referred to him as gay.
Before we discuss his gender let’s get to know more about him first.
Who is Kid Cudi?
Kid Cudi whose real name is Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi was born on 30th January 1984. He is an American rapper, songwriter, singer, actor, and record producer. He was born to Lindberg Styles Mescudi and Elsie Harriet. His birthplace is Cleveland, Ohio, and has two older brothers named Domingo and Dean and one older sister named Maisha.
His father was a house painter, substitute teacher, and World War II Air Force veteran, and his mother is an African-American school choir teacher at Roxboro Middle School in Cleveland, Ohio. Unfortunately, his father died of cancer when he was just 11 years old.
According to his birthdate, he is 37 years old and his zodiac sign is Aquarius.
He is well educated. He got enrolled at Shaker Heights School for two years before transferring to Solon High School. But his high school life wasn’t a happy one as he got expelled from the school for threatening to punch the principal. However, he earned his GED and studied film at the University of Toledo but dropped out after a year. It seems like the study didn’t go well with him. Like his father, he wanted to serve the nation by joining the NAVY but he wasn’t able to join because of his juvenile police record.
He began rapping toward the end of his time in high school in 2003. He was inspired by alternative hip-hop groups such as “The Pharcyde” and” A Tribe Called Quest”. Luckily, he encounters his future mentor, rapper, and producer Kanye West in 2006. He also made his first television appearance at the “MTV Video Music Awards” in 2008. He also released popular albums such as “Man On The Moon: The End Of Day”, Man On The Moon II: The Legend of Mr. Rager”, “Man On The Moon III: The Chosen”.
He has also made an appearance on many American television dramas and films such as “How to Make It in America”, “Cruel Summer”, “Two Night Stand”, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”, “Goodbye World”, “Need for Speed”, “James White”, “Empire”, and many more.
Apart from that, he is also an active speaker and supporter of gay rights in the hip-hop community.
Current relationship status
There are no rumors or official announcements about his current relationship that is available as of now. Like many celebrities, he also tends to keep his personal life under wraps from social media and the public. He is also not much active on social media so it’s even more difficult to know about his current relationship. But we will try our best to update this section as soon as possible.
Even though his current relationship is unknown, he was off-late rumored to be in a relationship with costume designer Raquel Deriane.
Kid Cudi uploaded a photo of the two in September 2020, wishing her a happy birthday with the caption “Ahhh!! Happy Birthday to the amazing and beautiful Rocky!! I love you so much and I hope u have the most perfect day!! U deserve all the love!! @therockyd“. He had also dedicated a song to her in his album “Man On The Moon III: The Chosen”. You can watch the post down below.
His past relationships
In the past, he has been in a relationship with a bunch of beautiful women. Jamie Baratta and Kid Cudi were linked together and they shared a rocky relationship for a few years. But their relationship couldn’t last long as they decided to break up in 2012. Inspired by this relationship, he also released a song called “Teleport 2 Me”.
Previously, he was in a relationship with actress Amanda Bynes in 2012. But their relationship didn’t last long as they decided to walk on different paths.
He was also rumored to be dating actress Stella Maeva. Even though they didn’t make their relationship official but it was way too obvious because of their various appearances at public events.
He also dated Jacqueline Munyasya with whom he shares a daughter named Wamwene Mescudi. After their relationship broke up, he had to fight a long legal battle for his daughter’s custody but eventually settled for child support.
In the year 2014, he was in a relationship for short time with actress Michelle Trachtenberg. He was also to be in a relationship with a hairstylist Mariel Haenn in 2013.
Finally, now let’s move to the main topic of this article.
Is Kid Cudi gay?
The answer is “no”. Time and again he has been surrounded by rumors as he stepped out in a dress. This time he has surprised everyone with his wedding-inspired look with a full-face catsuit worn underneath a matching knee-length skirt and a sleek white blazer. He wore matching white sneakers instead of heels and completed the look with a gorgeous veil.
You can watch his appearance down below.
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So, what’s the hidden story? Well, Eli Russell Linnentz out of the blue sent Kid Cudi a text of wedding dress and asked him to be his bride. According to People magazine, Kid Cudi spoke on the same and told that he trusted this man so he was down to take whatever his mind went. In order to take his outfit to the next level, he even accessorized it with a stunning pendant necklace as well.
Previously, the rapper had raised speculation of being gay when his music video contained a male kissing male scene in 2015. Later, he revealed that he supported gay rights. Just about some months ago he was once again in the headlines for wearing a floral dress while singing a tribute to the late legendary musician Kurt Cobain.
His Net Worth
It is estimated that his net worth is around USD 16 million. He was able to earn such a huge amount of money mostly from his musical career. Moreover, he has purchased a USD 7.7 million worth 9000 square foot house in July this year that is located in Calabasas, California. He is super rich and we can expect him to live a lavish and comfortable life.
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