A native of Los Angeles, Whitney Alford is a licensed beautician but she is more than that. She is widely known for being in a relationship with her longtime boyfriend, high school sweetheart, and fiancé Kendrick Lamar. They have been together since their high school days and have two children together. Kendrick is an American rapper, who is regarded as the most acclaimed artist of his time and has multiple hits to his name. He first rose to international stardom with his major debut album, Good Kid, M.A.A.D City, which was released in 2012. He has won 17 Grammy Awards, a Primetime Emmy Award, and six Billboard Music Awards, among others. From her age to her relationship with her boyfriend Kendrick Lamar, here’s everything you need to know about her.
Whitney Alford Biography
May 12, 1986
36 years old
Compton, California, United States
Beautician, Celebrity Spouse
She’s of African-American ancestry.
Family and Education
Whitney Alford was born to an African-American father and a mother of mixed ethnicity. She attended and graduated from Centennial High School in California and later earned her bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of California, Long Beach in 2007.
She is also a licensed beautician and worked as a make-up artist.
South Bay, California, United States
5 feet 8 inches or 173 cm
Whitney Alford has been in a relationship with his high school sweetheart Kendrick Lamar since they were teenagers, and they have been inseparable ever since. Whitney and Kendrick attended the same high school and have been together for over a decade. They made their public debut together in 2014 at the 56th Grammy Awards where Lamar was nominated for seven awards. They got engaged in 2015. They have two children together, daughter Uzi (born July 2019) and son Enoch. The pair appeared together with their children on the cover of Lamar’s fifth album “Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers” which was released in 2022.
Whitney Alford Facts
She was born and raised in Compton, California.
Whitney has over 43,000 followers on Instagram, but she’s not much active on the platform.
Whitney has garnered a name for herself in the beauty industry. She is a reputed makeup artist out there who has worked with many high-profile celebrities like Rihanna.
After she earned her esthetician license, she launched her own business in Los Angeles.