There has been an undying interest in Shaniq Drayton, one of Flavor Flav’s children. This is because he is the son of one of the most controversial figures in the entertainment industry. But what do we know about his life? Let’s Explore!
Shaniq Drayton’s Personal Life
Shaniq Drayton was born to American rapper Flavor Flav(father) and Karen Ross(mother). His exact date of birth is not clearly known to the public but it is believed that he was born in 1987 (according to FAMECHAIN).
Shaniq has two known siblings and a couple of half paternal siblings from his fathers other relationships and marriages. His two siblings with whom he shares a father and mother are William Drayton and Karren Drayton. His half siblings include Dazyna Drayton, Quanah Drayton, Kayla Drayton, William Drayton , Karren Drayton, and Karma Drayton.
In the early 90s, Shaniq’s father lost custody of him and his siblings William and Karren drayton. This was after his mother Karen Ross filed assault charges against Flavor Flav.
Shaniq, just like his other siblings, have gained recognition over years not only because his father is a famous raper but also due to his fathers controversial marriage and relationship life.
Shaniq Drayton has no active social media account under his name making it seem like he loves living a private and modest life despite the public attention that his father draws year after year. After all, he is over 30 years old and might have choses to stay private to protect himself from being a public target over his father’s unending controversies.
Shaniq Drayton’s Father Flavor Flav
Shaniq’s father, born (William Jonathan Drayton Jr.) is an American rapper and entertainer who has been in the spotlight since the late 1980s. He is famously known for his role in the founding of an American rap group Public Enemy. Flavor Flav also has a unique appearance of which he wears big watches around his neck.
Shaniq Drayton’s father has had a fair career in music and television. However, his life has not been short of controversies and dramas. Most Of his controversies came from many children with different women and failing to pay child support in some cases. This has drawn people’s interest of wanting to know all his children including Shaniq Drayton.
Education and Career
There has not been any information about Shaniq Drayton’s education background or career path. Some online speculations have linked him with taking his fathers musical footsteps but none of these speculations can be confirmed. Of all Flavor Flav’s children, Dazyna Drayton who is Shaniq’s half-sister is known to have an interest in music.
Bottling it up
Shaniq Drayton’s information is hardly found in the public domain. It is not known why he has chosen to keep it that private. However, we can be sure that his 63 year old father still has a lot of controversies and will always give the entertainment industry something to talk about.