Happy birthday is in order for rapper T.I.’s eldest son, Messiah! The celebrity teenager, who is from a previous relationship before Tamkea ‘Tiny’ Cottle, turned 14. The rapper/actor/reality star hosted a private birthday party with close family and friends. Although Messiah’s only 14, T.I. gifted his son with a brand spankin’ new truck. The two took a photo of the new whip, with T.I. writing:
Speaking of #responsibility U show me u can handle it & I’ll give u all u can handle!!!! happy birthday G!!!! Time to Really Grow Up now son. Manhood awaits. Get ready. We got 4mo yrs to get u ready!!!! #familyhustleordie
Messiah also wrote on his instagram page:
Aww maan had a great night last night. Thanks to everyone for all the love today. (Can’t drive it yet)
T.I. and Tiny married in 2010 and have two sons together: Clifford “King” Joseph Harris III, born in 2004, and Major Philant Harris, born May 16, 2008. T.I has 2 sons by Lashon Dixon: Messiah Ya’ Majesty Harris (who celebrated his 14th birthday), born in 2000, and Domani Uriah Harris, born in 2001. T.I. also has a daughter named Deyjah Imani Harris, born in 2001, from a relationship with a singer named Ms. Niko. Through his marriage to Cottle, T.I. has one stepdaughter, Zonnique Jailee Pullins, born in 1996 to Cottle and Zonnie Zebo Pullins. Most of their children are featured in their VH1 show, T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle, which returns for its fourth season.