Keke Wyatt’s parents are Lorna Wyatt and Keever Wyatt II. While they may not be as famous as their daughter who has become known all over the world for her talent as a musician and actress, they have been very instrumental in her life. In fact, she made it known that they influenced her journey into becoming a musician. Here are all details to know about her parents:
Keke Wyatt’s Parents- Father And Mother
Keever Wyatt II
Keever Wyatt II is the father of Keke Wyatt. Of African American ethnicity, not so many details are available in the public domain about him. What is known, however, is that he has always had an interest in music himself. He was involved in music in the church where he played instruments, and he is also said to be a preacher.
There is not much information about the personal life of Keever including things such as his childhood and education.
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Lorna Wyatt is the mother of the famous singer. She was born as one of the children of Beverly Jean Payne and Bishop Billy Ray Payne. While Billy was a black American, her mother was white.
Her father was known for many things including being a philanthropist. Lorna’s parents first met in 1971 in Indianapolis where her father was a cook while her mother was a waitress.
They married in 1972 and had 11 kids together. They remained together for close to 50 years before Billy died in 2013 while Beverly remained until 2021 when she passed away.
Her father worked for RCA Company for many years before he became a bus driver for the Adair County Board of Education and then the board’s Animal Shelter, Goodwill Industries, and J.O.Y. Ministries.
The Parents Of Keekee Had Her With Two Siblings
Keke Wyatt is not the only child of her parents who had her together with 2 brothers, Kendall Wyatt and Keever Wyatt III.
1. Keever Wyatt II
Also blessed with rich musical talent, Keever Wyatt II is popular as Keever West. He was born in Indianapolis, IN on May 16, 1981. Born into a musical family, it is not surprising that Keever is also a very talented individual who has a career as a musician.
The independent recording artist dropped his first EP, With Love in 2017. Even though he has been in the choir since he was a little child, it was when he was around 13 that he realized he wanted to become a musician. Today, he is into R&B and Jazz.
Looking at his personal life, Keever has since come out as gay. He met his partner, Teddy Cobb in October 2009 and since then, they have been together. They got married in 2014 after dating for 5 years.
2. Keke Wyatt
Keke Wyatt was born Ke’Tara Shavon “Keke” Wyatt on March 10, 1982, in Indiana, United States. She was brought up in a musical family and one that values Christian values. She has been singing since the age of two, but it was at the age of 10 that she recorded her first song, What If.
As regards her education, she attended high school in Indianapolis and she got involved in sports with the wrestling team of the institution.
Although she has been singing through the 90s, it was in the early 200s that she became very famous when she released her solo debut album in 2001, Soul Sista. Since then, she has released other works.
- Soul Sista (2001)
- Who Knew? (2010)
- Unbelievable (2011)
- Ke’Ke (2014) EP
- Rated Love (2016)
- Keke Covers (2017)
She has also had a career as an actress and TV Personality.
Although Keekee Wyatt’s parents had a marriage that lasted many years and her grandparents were married for close to 50 years, she has not been very successful with marriage, She has, thus far, been married three times. Her first marriage was to Rahmat Morton and it lasted from 2000 to 2009. Her second marriage was to Michael Jamar Ford from 2010 to 2017, and her third marriage is to Zacharia Darring whom she married in 2018.
From all these marriages, Keke Wyatt has 10 children and is already pregnant with the 11th.
3. Kendall Wyatt
The youngest member of the family is Kendall Wyatt. Although his real date of birth is not known, it is clear that he was also born in Indianapolis like his older siblings.
Kendall is also a great singer but he chose writing Christian books and also preaching the gospel as his career.
Kendall is married and blessed with two children, Kole Reiss Wyatt, and Kyle Yvonne Jeane.