The Urban Dictionary defines ‘Love Child’ as the illegitimate child of two adults conceived in a moment of passion.. . not to be confused with a ‘child of love’ which apparently is the exact opposite. Here are some celebrities who have a love child or two.
1. Bow Wow
Rapper Bow Wow kept his daughter Shai Moss a secret until he posted an entry on is website about her birth during the summer of 2011. Before revealing the news, he had previously denied reports of fathering the child with video model Joie Chavis.
2. Chris Brown
Chris and his girlfriend Karrueche were in a seemingly good place in their relationship until a girl came forward saying he was the father of an adorable baby girl. Turns out she was telling the truth.
Another recent high-profile love child to date came in the form of baller Dwayne Wade’s baby with Aja Metoyer. The news came on the heels of his joyous announcement that he was engaged to longtime girlfriend Gabrielle Union. He claims that the child was conceived while he was on a break from Union, reports Hollywood Life. But Metoyer says they were also intimate when the pair was together.
4. Busta Rhymes
Jill Miskelly filed suit against Busta Rhymes & the DNA results showed a 99.9964% chance he was the father.
5. Brandon Howard (and mom)
Brandon held a press conference to announce he was the son of Michael Jackson and that he had a positive DNA test to prove it. However, the DNA result that allegedly proved the King of Pop fathered a 31-year-old singer named B Howard was a pathetic fake ripped straight from the Internet, TMZ reported.
DMX claimed that Monique Wayne must have raped him & got pregnant – he was ordered to pay 1.5M in damages plus child support.
In a separate case, DMX was ordered to pay $5,000 a month to Davita Oden after DNA tests proved he was the father of her 4-year-old.
7. Hines Ward
Former NFL star Hines Ward is the father of a daughter, Jordyn, born in Janaury of 2011. He has openly admitted to being the father and has worked out an official agreement regarding support and custody. (PR)
ODB died in 2004 and his widow Icelene Jones stored his DNA just in case any baby mamas came forward. Smart lady.