Troubled rapper Tekashi69 has published video of an emotional meeting with long lost family members in which he hands them wads of cash. The 'Fefe' hitmaker visited his aunt and uncle in Mexico during a stop in his touring schedule. "It's my first time in Mexico, I never met my family," he tells the camera. "This shit's going to be f**king crazy." The footage shows Tekashi69 entering into an emotional embrace with his aunt before counting out what appears to be thousands of dollars and handing it over. "This shit broke my heart - connecting with family I never seen before, I've only spoken to," he captioned the video. The rainbow-haired rapper explained that his mother had left Mexico to "make a better future" for her children. "THIS right here hits home," he added. In a second video, Tekashi69 visits his mother's former school and dishes out US$100 bills to the children there. "IT FELT AMAZING GIVING HOPE TO THESE KIDS," he wrote. "Even if they didn't really care for what I said, … [Read more...] about Tekashi69 meets long lost family in Mexico, dishes out thousands of dollars
Long lost family
GRAB the tissues because tonight's episode of Long Lost Families is a real tear-jerker. For the first time in the show's emotional history, Davina McCall and Nicky Campbell launched a double search to first reunite a sister with her long-lost brother and then to track down HIS birth mother. Born out of wedlock in August 1949, 68-year-old Keith Thomas Joseph has spent this life feeling "ashamed and guilty" over being adopted from a young age. Despite never knowing anything about his mother or father, Keith grew up in "loving adoptive family" in Wales who accepted him as one of their own. However, tonight's star of Long Lost Family only discovered his true parentage when he was eight years old and a childhood bully labelled him a "bastard" during a "school yard tussle." Claiming that he was an "issue for the local community", Keith moved to Australia over 40 years ago to "forget" about his past and never considered searching for his biological relations... until now. Don't forget … [Read more...] about Woman’s emotional reunion with the brother her father abandoned as a baby sparks his own search for mum in Long Lost Family
DAVINA McCall is TV royalty after fronting some of the nation's most popular programmes - most famously Big Brother. She's split from her husband of 18 years and returned to TV with Long Lost Family... Who is Davina McCall? Davina is a 50-year-old TV presenter and personality who shot to fame in the 90s thanks to her work with MTV. She was born October 16, 1967, in Wimbledon. Davina was raised by her grandparents after her parents split at the age of three, before moving in with her dad as a teen. She married Andrew Leggett in 1997 and divorced him in 1999. She went on to wed Matthew Robertson in 2000. The star first became a presenter in 1992, and in the 25 years that have passed, she has hosted a number of successful TV shows - most notably Big Brother while it was on Channel 4. Other shows of note include Streetmate - which has since been rebooted with Scarlett Moffatt - Million Pound Drop, Long Lost Family and The Jump. She is also a frequent supporter of Comic … [Read more...] about How old is Davina McCall, what’s the Long Lost Family presenter’s net worth and has she divorced her husband Matthew Robertson?
NICKY Campbell is one of the best-known TV and radio presenters in the business. But if you want to know more about the career of the long-serving presenter and journalist, then here's the lowdown... How old is Nicky Campbell? Nicky Campbell was born in April 1961, which makes him 57 years old. The star was born in Edinburgh and adopted when he was just four days old by his map publisher father and psychiatric social worker mother. Nicky decided to trace his birth mother in 1989, and after having children of his own, he then sought out his Irish biological father in 2002. Who is Nicky Campbell's wife Tina Ritchie? Nicky married his second wife, Christina 'Tina' Ritchie in December 1997 in Kensington, London. Tina is a fellow journalist and the former head of Virgin Radio News, and the couple have four daughters together. Nicky was previously married to first wife Linda Larnach, who he nursed through ME - which led to Nicky taking a career break - before they divorced. What is Nicky … [Read more...] about How old is Nicky Campbell, who is the Long Lost Family presenter’s wife and what other TV and radio shows has he hosted?
LONG Lost Family continues on ITV as yet more families are reunited with their estranged relatives. Here is everything you need to know about series eight of the show presented by two of British broadcasting's biggest names... What time is Long Lost Family on tonight? Long Lost Family series eight continues tonight, August 21, at 9pm on ITV. The series is comprised of six, hour-long episodes. The show reunites family members with their missing and estranged relatives. Davina McCall and Nicky Campbell will return as the hosts of the series. Are Nicky Campbell and Davina McCall hosting Long Lost Family? Davina McCall and Nicky Campbell have both presented Long Lost Family since it began in April 2011. Davina, 50, rose to fame after landing an MTV presenter role in 1992 but she gained mainstream recognition as the host of Big Brother between 2000 and 2010. She’s also gone on to become a fitness guru, author, chat show host and recently hosted ITV’s The Nightly Show. Nicky … [Read more...] about What time is Long Lost Family on ITV, are Davina McCall and Nicky Campbell presenting and what’s the series about?