Truth About Kid Cudi’s Daughter Vada Wamwene Mescudi

Vada Wamwene Mescudi

If you like to listen to rap and hip hop songs then you must have heard about Kid Cudi aka Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi. He is an American rapper, songwriter, singer, actor, and record producer. People from all over the world recognize him as an influencer on several contemporary hip hop and alternative acts.

While he might have sparked some rumors about his sexuality in the past, he has tried his best to become the best father to his children. Even though he is famous not much is known about his daughter namely, Vada Wamwene Mescudi. His daughter had to live in two different houses and families due to his checkered history.

You must be interested to learn about his daughter Vada as she doesn’t appear much on the media and the internet. So, we will tell you everything you need to know about her in this article.

The meaning behind Vada’s name?

Vada Wamwene Mescudi was born on 26th March 2010 as the daughter of Kid Cudi and Jacqueline Munyasya. Her name is very meaning full as Veda means famous ruler in the Germanic and Wanwene in the Kenyan culture (said Wom Win Aye) means Little girl that belongs to special people.

According to her birthdate, she is 12 years old and her zodiac sign is Pisces. Additionally, she is of African-American and Mexican descent from her father’s side. Her paternal grandmother Elsie Harriet Mescudi (neé Banks) is a choir teacher at Roxboro Middle School in Cleveland Heights, Ohio. Lindberg Styles Mescudi, the grandfather of Vada, was a house painter, substitute teacher, and World War II Air Force veteran.

Vada Wamwene Mescudi and Kid Cudi

Kid Cudi lost a bitter court battle with his baby mama

Vada’s father Kid Cudi lost a bitter court battle with his baby mama over the custody of their daughter in September 2016. He agreed to yield the full of custody of the child to her mother. However, he didn’t give up on his daughter easily as he fought for over a year for joint custody.

Furthermore, it was reported that he bought a property in Chicago so that he could be close to the two-year-old and even provided her other with generous child support. But Cudi’s former partner, namely Jacqueline Munyasya claimed that he only gave her “sporadic and inconsistent amounts” of money as per the papers obtained by TMZ. Vada’s mother also accused the rapper of being an absentee father and complained about Cudi’s violent tendencies and a “long history of consistent drug and alcohol abuse.”

Ultimately, the two parties came into an agreement, and at present Vada’s mother has full custody of her daughter. On the other hand, Cudi also received visitation rights and liability to pay child support. There were other reasons why Cudi lost custody of his daughter. It was reported that he had sent 168 threatening text messages over four days to his baby mama. He had some strange texts to her that read “hanging around a bunch of white people is not what I want either.”

Vada’s father named one of his shoes after her name

As you might remember, Addidas had launched space-themed sneakers in collaboration with Mescudi’s father in December 2020. The footwear consisted of the name Vadwam 326 and it is a sweet tribute to none other than Vada.

The rapper has also inked the number 326 on his neck and each Vadawam shoe. Now you must be curious to know about the numbers. Well, as you might have guessed it is his daughter Vada’s birth date, the 26th of March. Talking about the shoe, its structure is high top 90s with decorative edges straps, smooth leather upper, and there is stability through a torsion bar in the midsole.

The sneaker came in two colorways; a black/grey/solar pink and white/ecru tint/yellow at the time of its release.


Does she have any siblings? Kid Cudi relationship history

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 in 2009. 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, Jamie” for his alternative rock album “WZRD”.

Previously, he was in a relationship with actress Amanda Bynes 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 such as the 2012 premiere of Red 2.

Cudi also dated Jacqueline Munyasya with whom he shares a daughter named Vada Wamwene MescudiVada is the only child of Cudi and Jacqueline so she doesn’t have any siblings. Vada’s parents ended their relationship sometime in the mid-2010s.

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.

Currently, he is 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.

However, it has been quite some time since the two have appeared by each other’s side. So, we can’t say for sure if Cudi and Raquel are still together.

Kid Cudi’s struggle with drug addiction and mental health

Unfortunately, Kid Cudi battled with his mental demons in the past. During one of his interviews, he revealed that his fame, the untold expectation from fans, and the music industry declined his psychological being.

He also admitted that he used to take Cocaine to deal with “emotional breakdown”. The reason behind his emotional breakdown was of course due to several failed relationships. Luckily, he is able to overcome his addiction and has come clean from drugs since 2016.

In 2019, he also made a tweet apologizing to his past girlfriends for not treating them properly.

Vada promoted her father’s collab with Eminem

In July 2020, Vada became the first person to announce the partnership creation of her father and Slim Shady. She took over her father’s Twitter a couple of days before the release of The Adventures of Moon Man & Slim Shady. She uploaded a video of her saying,  “Hi! It’s Vada, I’m here to say that my dad’s new single, ‘The Adventures of Moon Man and Slim Shady,’ is coming on Friday! Check it out!”

You can watch the post down below.

Previously, Cud has requested help from “rap God” Eminem through a vague tweet.

Did Kid Cudi buy a $7.7 million mansion to win the custody of his daughter?

As you might already know, Kid Cudi forked out a whopping $7.7 million to purchase an 11.5-acre estate in a small and prestigious if little-heralded gated enclave in Calabasas, Calif, in July 2021. Talking about his mansion, it is located in an increasingly popular and ever-more affluent suburb at the western edge of L.A.’s sprawling San Fernando Valley.

It consists of dozens of bedrooms and eight bathrooms. The Mediterrane mansion is 9,000-square-foot and this shows that Cudi is doing extremely good in terms of finances. However, some believe that it could be a stunt of his to get an edge over his daughter’s custody.

After Cudi lost the court case in 2016, it is really not clear what percentage of guardianship Cudi has had on Vada as there haven’t been many updates. Some en claim that Cudi might not have that much of a problem getting access to his now 12 years old daughter. That’s because he seems to be doing great in his life as his net worth is around $16 million.

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