Sean “Diddy” Combs has proved to be the ultimate hustler, while ex-girlfriend Kim Porter has been a world-renowned model for years. One of their sons, Christian Combs, is clearly following in both of their footsteps: The aspiring rapper just signed a major modeling contract with IMG Models, according to the Los Angeles Times.
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The 19-year-old gained global recognition by performing under the stage name “King Combs,” releasing singles “Type Different,” “F*ck the Summer Up,” and “Feeling Savage” last year under the pseudonym.
He also began walking his first runway shows in 2017, working for top luxury brands such as Dolce & Gabbana and Sera, and later becoming the official face of D&G’s spring 2018 ad campaign, according to the LA Times.
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Born and raised in Compton, California, Jessica Bennett began her career as an intern at The Oakland Post, and later, The Source Magazine. She went on to write for respected hip hop publications such as DJ Booth and Hip Hop DX before becoming the Urban Editor of pop culture website, Wetpaint.com. She joined Ebony as the Entertainment Editor August 2017. Bennett has interviewed such names as Vanessa Williams, Spike Lee, Tyra Banks, Forest Whitaker, Magic & Cookie Johnson and several others.