New York rapper Kenneth Petty rose to fame after being a new boyfriend of a famous rapper, singer, and actress Nicky Minaj. Not only that, he became viral for the bunches of criminal convictions, Kenneth Petty leased some parts of life in great rifts and barriers. But he never tumbled down with the negative narration of the society. 

Kenneth Petty, Celebrity Husband
Caption: Kenneth Petty, Celebrity Husband

Kenneth Petty Biography 

On 7th April 1978, Kenneth Petty was born in Queens, New York City as Kenneth Zoo Petty. Holding American nationality he belongs to Afro-American ethnicity. 

Petty reportedly dropped out of school without completing his education, presumably due to legal issues. His height is 5 feet 9 inches. 

Why was Kenneth Petty Arrested? 

Nicki's husband Kenneth was arrested by the United States Marshalls because it was found out that he had not registered himself as a sex offender. He was arrested on March 4, 2020. He said that he was not guilty but he was put under house arrest again. 

Kenneth Petty, Celebrity Husband
Caption: Kenneth Petty, Celebrity Husband

Also, his travel documents including his passport were seized not allowed to travel to South California as well. Also, he could not consume any kind of drugs as well including Marijuana as it was banned. 

Petty had a history of criminal activity in the recent past and the NYS department labeled him as a level two sex offender.

Is Kenneth Petty Married to Nicki Minaj? 

In the year 2018, famous rapper Nicki Minaj shared on social media pictures of herself with Kenneth Petty as the two hung out together. It quickly sparked rumors that the latest man the rapper had been dating. She made the relationship official by continuing to share intimate pictures of them on social media and by hinting.

Kenneth Petty with his wife Nicki sitting in his lap
Caption: Kenneth Petty with his wife Nicki sitting in his lap

They were serious about the relationship to the extent of considering marriage and kids. The couple is in a relationship long ago and had only rekindled their affair recently. The couple eventually married in October 2019. They are living happily as a wife & husband together.

Father of Five Kids & Past Relationship 

Previously, he was in a relationship with a woman Noelle. She made an Instagram post after the dating rumors surfaced, expressing her surprise at how quickly he left her for Nicky.

Kenneth reportedly even has five children from his past relationships. Nicky was also involved with Safaree Samuels and Meek Mill previously.

Net Worth of Kenneth Petty

Petty came into the limelight for his relationship with popular female rapper Nicki Minaj. However, Kenneth Petty has earned an estimated net worth of $500 thousand. Also, he is living a luxurious life out of his wife's earnings.

Kenneth Petty's wife Nicki posing with her car
Caption: Kenneth Petty's wife Nicki posing with her car

On the other hand, his wife Nicki Minaj became 1st female rapper to have a net worth of around $100 Million. Out of her musical career, she has earned more than $166 million.

Kenneth Petty Job

Regarding his career, he is an American convict sex offender. Kenneth recently made news headlines as the boyfriend of the renowned rapper, singer-songwriter, and actress Nicki Minaj. Furthermore, Petty has been arrested a number of times for various crimes and has also served in prison for four and seven years for attempted rape and first-degree murder charges. 

As of the source, Nicky had dated him as a teenager, recently hooked up with him again as she believes in second chances. But he spent much of his youth in prison, it has been reported that Kenneth and Nicky are considering producing music together.

Kenneth Petty with his wife Nicki sitting in his lap
Caption: Kenneth Petty with his wife Nicki sitting in his lap

More about Nicky Minaz's career, in the year 2004, the group recorded the entrance song for WWE Diva Victoria, Don't Mess With, which featured on the compilation. The album Theme Addict; WWE The Music. Nicky later left Full Force and uploaded songs on her Myspace profile, sending several of her songs to people in the music industry.

Kenneth Petty's wife Nicki receiving an award
Caption: Kenneth Petty's wife Nicki receiving an award

At the same time, she was managed by Debra Antney. Further, Fendi, CEO of Brooklyn label Dirty Money Entertainment signed Nicky to his label in 2007. Moreover,  originally adopted the stage name, Nicki Maraj. Minaj, she changes it to Nicki Minaj stating that my real name is Maraj.