Lauryn, a famous American rapper holding eight Grammy awards, was born in East Orange. She got her piece of fame cake while singing in The Fugees band.
She began her musical appearance right in high school when she and her classmate Pras established Translator Crew. With a flow of time and audience acknowledgment, the high school group was renamed The Fugees and signed a contract with Columbia Records. The rap and hip-hop frontwoman also was featured in several movies: As the World Turns, Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit, and Restaurant.
Date of birth: May 26, 1975
Zodiac sign: Gemini
The true rap diva’s music and vocals were sampled and interpolated into the new mix of songs by Kendrick Lamar, Dj Khaled, Busta Rhymes, and many other influential singers. That proves her real music value.
Apart from her stage success, she is a mother of six. Let’s deep dive into her family streamline and get familiar with her successors.
Lauryn Hill parents
Mal Hill (father)
Date of birth: unknown
Mal Hill is more known as Lauryn’s father and was working as a computer management advisor.
In his marriage with Valerie, he raised two children. Initially, they were living in New Jersey but afterward moved to New York, where Lauryn could pursue her vocals. As Lauryn recalls, her father like to sing as a hobby, and while he was taking part-time jobs, he was singing in clubs and weddings.
Valerie Hill (mother)
Date of birth: unknown
Valerie is a mother of two and was working in the local school as an English teacher. As the family was raised in Baptism, they frequently performed piano music. Despite being a teacher, she possessed artistic features and was a source of inspiration for her daughter.
Therefore, there is no detailed information about her style of life.
Lauryn Hill siblings
Malaney J. Hill (brother)
Date of birth: February 1, 1972
Malaney is the only sibling in Lauryn’s family. They have tight bonds as she always congratulates her brother on her social media.
It is known that he is an engineer and he received his degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He works at Phone.com Company as an engineering manager. But many people recognize him as a celebrity’s brother.
Lauryn Hill husband
Rohan Marley (ex-boyfriend, baby’s father)
Date of birth: May 19, 1972
Relationship duration: 1996-2009
Rohan, the son of well-known singer Bob Marley, is a former football player and a Jamaican businessman. In his relationship with Lauryn, he became the father of 5 children. Therefore, they have never been married and broke up in 2009.
Rohan had two official marriages with four more children, including sportsman Nico Marley.
Lauryn Hill children
Zion Marley (son)
Date of birth: August 4, 1997
Zion is Lauryn’s firstborn son. In 1998, Lauryn recorded a tribute song “To Zion” from her album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.
He is already a family man with one baby. He welcomed his son on February 2017; his son’s name is Zephaniah.
Selah Marley (daughter)
Date of birth: November 12, 1998
Selah, with her nice appearance, made a career in fashion modeling and singing. Like her mom, she is not afraid to show her skills and was developing in the model industry at a young age.
She has already been featured in popular fashion magazines such as Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar. Selah regularly takes part in campaigns for Chanel, Tommy Hilfiger, and Dior. In 2017, she was ranked in the Maxim Hot 100 list. Lately, she was working with the Next Management agency. Her Insta.
Joshua Marley (son)
Date of birth: December 5, 2002
Joshua followed in his mother’s footsteps and is totally into music. He owns a SoundCloud account, where he shares already-known tracks Game and Ballin.
He is popular on Instagram and captures his followers with music snapshots, especially the one with Kanye West.
John Nesta Marley (son)
Date of birth: June 29, 2003
John is Rohan’s youngest son and he is still in his high school studies. His photo appeared on his parent’s social accounts two times, where they praise him for being an obedient son.
According to his social media, he likes wearing stylish clothes, thus, it is hard to say what career path he would choose to follow.
Sara Marley (daughter)
Date of birth: January 2, 2008
Sara as a true daughter of the rapper features her music performance on the Sara Marley Music account on Instagram. In 2021, she uploaded her video singing at the UN Chamber Music in the Celebration of Nelson Mandela International Day.
It is known that she is a movie fan and has been following The Vampire Diaries and Grey’s Anatomy.
Date of birth: July 23, 2011
Lauryn’s last family addition is Micah, but his biological father’s name is hidden from the media. She is more private about the kid’s life and enjoys her happiness aside from the rotating cameras.
Still, she shares his photos with the basketball team and gives appreciation to his coach.