Kelis and her 18-month-old son Knight were spotted making their way through Australia’s Perth domestic airport today (February 20). This is our first good glimpse of the ‘Milkshake’ singer’s son – he’s adorable!
Kelis was one of the headline acts at this year’s Good Vibrations Festival – as was her ex-husband Nas. Concert organizers were reportedly instructed to ensure the pair didn’t cross paths backstage. Their split, which occurred when Kelis was 7 months pregnant, was not a very amicable one.
Kelis recently told the New Zealand Herald that motherhood has influenced her music, saying, “(Having a baby) is the epitome of life, it’s fun and exciting, and I’m happy in my life, I feel really blessed, so to me it’s just about what feels good and about making this fun again.
So I enjoy the music that I’m making now, I make my own schedule and I think having a child gives you a reason to work hard, whereas before it was like, ‘Why am I doing this?’”View Slideshow »»