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“It was rumored that Waka was on the list of LHHATL candidates for season 1, but Tammy was hesitant about joining the cast, so he honored her decision not to proceed at that time,” the Atlanta-based blog reports. “Add the fact that Waka’s mom Deb Antney, has made several appearances on the popular hood drama, where she’s been known to give her blunt take on Rasheeda‘s rap career, and you’ve got a win/win situation for all involved!”
The lovebirds announced their engagement last May and sealed the deal with matching ring finger tattoos. We don’t now much about the future Mrs. Waka Flocka except she has a baby from a previous relationship and refers to herself as “a humble bad bi**h” on Twitter.
Watch out Joseline and Stevie, there may be a new power couple in town!
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