Jessica Gadsden is popularly known as the wife of popular radio and television star, Charlamagne Tha God. She is not frequently in the spotlight as her husband but her name is often seen in news tabloids occasionally because of her marriage to the TV and radio personality.
Asides from being a wife to a radio god, she has also built an envious life for herself. Although Gadsden has two bachelors degrees and an MBA, she dropped her certificates to focus on her passion. She is currently a personal trainer and fitness instructor who owns her own fitness establishment.
Who is Jessica Gadsden?
Jessica Gadsden is an African American who was born on November 29, 1981, in South Carolina, United States of America. Not much is known about her childhood or her parents; it is also not known if she has or had any siblings. She was an academically inclined personality who pursued her studies until she attained two bachelors degrees and a Masters degree. It is not common knowledge where she attended her elementary and high school. However, she got a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of Carolina, obtained a Masters in Business Administration from Webster University and acquired her second bachelor’s degree in Biology from Bergen Community College in 2013.
From her present career pursuit, it is obvious that Jessica Gadsden never needed her certificates to become relevant in life as there are no records about her practicing any of the courses she studied. Instead, she has become a gym instructor, fitness consultant, and personal trainer.
The year she began her current trade is not known, however, she has been able to build an admirable and reputable career. She has pulled a lot of energy into what she does and is proud of who she is. Gadsden has also worked with gyms like New York Blood Service, East Shore Athletic Club, and Core Fire Pilates – all in the United States.
She now owns a gym where she provides her services to interested customers. Asides from being a personal trainer and fitness personnel, Jessica Gadsden is also known as the gorgeous wife of Charlamagne Tha God, a very popular television and radio host known for his appearance on the show The Breakfast Club.
6 Facts About Charlamagne Tha God’s Wife – Jessica Gadsden
1. Gadsden Met Charlamagne in High School
Jessica Gadsden met her current husband, Charlamagne Tha God, in high school. The couple began dating when they were both 16 years old. She is one among many celebrities who have shared their experiences and revealed that they met their husbands or wives in high school. Like every relationship, that of Jessica and Charlamagne wasn’t without hurdles, but they stuck together and are happily married with children. At a point in their relationship, both parties were unfaithful to each other and cheated. However, they forgave each other, buried the hatchet and grew stronger as a couple.
Jessica Gadsden got married to her famous husband on September 6th, 2014. The couple waited 16 years to tie the knot. Before their marriage, Jessica gave birth to two girls, who have been kept away from the prying eyes of the media to the extent that their names are undisclosed till this moment. It is rumored that their first daughter pressurized them into getting married; even though the couple couldn’t agree more on the need to consummate their long-standing relationship with a wedding seal.
Her family, like most popular families, have not been void of controversies. However, this one didn’t cause any known harm to the family. The controversy ensued when Charlamagne alleged that the first time he slept with his wife wasn’t consensual sex. He claimed they were both drunk and he raped her. However, Jessica Gadsden has come out to debunk this claim by saying, although they were drunk, they were both conscious of their actions.
4. Height and Body Measurements
As a fitness trainer, bodybuilding instructor, Pilates, and gymnastics coach nothing less is expected of Jessica Gadsden than an impeccable body physique. However, due to her private natures, information about her body measurements are not available on the internet.
5. Net Worth
Jessica Gadsden lives a comfortable life. With her earnings and that of her husband rolled into one, the couple could get all the luxury and comfort they’ll ever need. It is not known for certain how much her salary is on a monthly or annual basis, however, it is known that her collective net worth is $1 million.
6. About Her Famous Husband
Jessica Gadsden is married to Charlamagne Tha God, whose real name is Lenard Larry Mckelvey. He was born on June 29th, 1978, in South Carolina. He grew up in Moncks Corner, South Carolina. While he was a teenager, he got into a lot of trouble and was arrested at least three times. He was arrested for possession of drugs such as marijuana and cocaine with intent to distribute. He eventually spent 41 days in jail until his mother bailed him out. That would turn out to be the point his life took a turn for the better.
He was a school dropout before jail and after jail, he decided to get more education by attending night school. Soon afterward, he became an intern at a radio station where he picked up the pseudonym “Charlamagne Tha God”, which he is most popular for, and became the next big thing. He was thrown top limelight in 2010 when he began hosting The Breakfast Club with two other presenters – DJ Envy and Angela Yee.