Kylie Jenner has been in the news lately due to her possible pregnancy with boyfriend, Travis Scott. Here are some facts about the two.
Jacques Webster, Jr. AKA Travis Scott
He was born Jacques Webster, Jr., but has since obtained the stage name of Travis Scott. Travis Scott entered the world on April 30, 1992 in Houston, Texas and has since become one of the most famous musicians of the 2010s. From what seemed like a struggling introduction into the music industry back in 2008, Travis Scott has proven that the secret to success is to never give up.
The Career of Travis Scott
Travis Scott seems to have been born an entrepreneur, starting his career at the age of 16 as a record producer, and later forming two music groups with childhood friends. Travis Scott’s first attempt as a musician began with childhood friend Chris Holloway when the pair formed music duo The Graduates. Travis Scott released the duos first EP record in 2008 and later Travis Scott paired up with another childhood friend to form the group The Classmates. The Classmates went on to release two EPs in 2009 and 2010. As a member of the groups, Travis Scott worked mostly as the producer. In 2012, the group The Classmates disbanded and Travis Scott proceeded to pursue his solo career. On his journey to stardom, Travis Scott would go on to live in Houston, Texas, Washington, DC, New York City, and Atlanta. Later in his career, Travis Scott would find himself living in Los Angeles, California and dating famous reality star Kylie Jenner.
Off to Hollywood
Travis Scott’s career took a climb when famous rapper T.I. heard one his songs and wanted to work with him. T.I. later went on to work with Travis Scott on his song “Animal” in 2012 and sign him unto his Grand Hustle record label. Later in 2012, Travis Scott worked with Kanye West and his first solo project was released in 2013 with great reception. The EP Owl Pharaoh was released on April 23, 2013 to the public and Travis Scott created his profound fan base. Following that EP, Days Before Rodeo was released as Travis Scott’s second EP.
A couple of years later, Travis Scott released his first studio album titled Rodeo. Success quickly found its way to Travis Scott and he began touring with other successful rappers making Travis Scott a worldwide star. Throughout 2016, the album “Rodeo” continued to receive high recognition in the Hip Hop world and launched the career of Travis Scott to new heights. Travis Scott’s second album “Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight” was also released later that year. “Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight” became a hit and was received positively by critics. “Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight” became certified platinum on May 22, 2017 and has sold millions of copies since it’s release date. “Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight” included singles like “Pick Up the Phone”, “Goosebumps”, and “Beibs in the Trap”. With the success of “Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight”, the single “Goosebumps” became a hit. “Goosebumps” was released in December 2016, and featured Kendrick Lamar. “Goosebumps” was publicly performed on January 21, 2017 on the Jimmy Kimmel Live show and later the song “Goosebumps” was performed on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The single peaked at number 21 on the US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs. Later in 2017, Travis Scott released new music including singles “Love Galore’ and “Butterfly Effect”. Since its release, the single “Butterfly Effect” has been viewed on Youtube over 80M times. Prior to the success of the single “Butterfly Effect”, Travis Scott shared with fans on Twitter that he was in “album mode” which would lead fans to believe that singles “Butterfly Effect” and others would be on his upcoming album Astroworld to be released later in 2018.
Becoming Kylie Jenner’s Boyfriend
Kylie Jenner and rapper Travis Scott were publicly seen together at Coachella in April 2017. From that moment rumors regarding the relationship between Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott began to circulate. Later in the summer of 2017, Kylie Jenner was spotted with boyfriend Travis Scott displaying some PDA and the relationship was officially confirmed in the minds of fans, the media, and bystanders alike. Since their relationship, Kylie Jenner and boyfriend Travis Scott have been seen out in public with one another enjoying their lives. Most recently, pregnancy rumors have gone public regarding Kylie Jenner. Boyfriend Travis Scott has even been accused on not wanting to be a part the baby’s future. However, neither Kylie Jenner or boyfriend Travis Scott have come forward to either acknowledge or deny the pregnancy. Kylie Jenner and rapper Travis Scott continue living their lives in the midst of the rumors and controversy being directed at them by the media and the public.
Travis Scott: Future Endeavors
As Travis Scott enjoys the success of his labors, he is set to become one of the top selling rap artists of the new generation. With the upcoming album in the works, fans await in elation for the release date. Travis Scott has done something hardly achieved by most young celebrities which is not allowing rumors surrounding his personal life affect his business or public persona. As with her boyfriend’s decision, no matter the level of rumors thrown at her, Kylie Jenner has also remained silent to the all allegations concerning her possible pregnancy. As the pair continue to learn lessons in their lives as one of the most popular young couples in Hollywood, their bond might increase with the new experiences their facing. Regardless if Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott are expecting a child later this year remains speculation and all the public can do is wish the couple the best of luck in their relationship and possible new family.