Who Is Johnny Harper? Father Of Saweetie

by Manisha Fri Mar 18 2022 Updated On Sun Nov 20 2022
Who Is Johnny Harper? Father Of Saweetie

Johnny Harper is a former American footballer. He came from a very athletic family as his father was also a football player.

He used to play in the San Jose States and was quite famous during his athletic career. 

He is married to Trinidad Valentin. His wife is a Filipino-Chinese model.

He has three children Saweetie, Maya, and Milan

However, he is known by his daughter, who is a popular rapper named Saweetie.

Johnny Harper's with his wife Trinidad Valentin and daughter Saweetie
Johnny Harper's with his wife Trinidad Valentin and daughter Saweetie  Source: Pinterest

Daughter's Relationship Status

Saweetie has dated a lot of celebrities in the past. 

She dated an American actor Keith Powers for almost four years, but they broke up as she found that relationship toxic. 

After her break with Keith then she began to date Justin Combs in 2016 but their relationship also didn't work. 

Although the actual reason behind their split is not confirmed there is a rumor that Justin left her for another girl. 

Then in 2018, she started her romantic bond with Quavo

They used to spoil each other with lavish gifts. They were in a relationship for three years and got separated in 2021.

Johnny Harper's daughter Saweetie
Johnny Harper's daughter Saweetie Source: Instagram

Is She Dating With A Mystery Man?

After her break up with Quavo, there was a rumor of her dating many famous celebrities. 

But none of them were true. Her recent post on her Instagram caught her fan and media's attention. 

She posted a very cozy picture of her with a mystery man with an emoji. 

His full face is not shown; only the side of his face is shown. 

The fan has gone crazy after that post and began to speculate that it might be actor Damson Idris as they were seen together in an Instagram story where Saweetie was teaching him to play piano. 

But many sources thought that it could be a publicity stunt for her music album as she wanted to create a buzz before her album's release.


Johnny was born on 29 October 1973 and his current age is 48 years.

Net Worth

Saweetie's net worth is estimated to be $4 million. Her primary source of income is from her hit songs and album. 

She makes from business, too, as she partnered with McDonald's to launch her own Saweetie Meal, which includes fries, burgers, drinks etc. 

She also earns from many brand endorsements.

Used To Rap In Her Car 

Saweetie used to rap in her car and post on her Instagram because, at that time, she could not afford to record in the studio. 

It was only a way to put her music into the world. 

She wrote a rap named Icy girl and just freestyled inside her car just for fun, and it went viral all around.

Reason Behind Her Stage Name Saweetie

Her birth name is Diamonte Quiava Valentin Harper

Her mother was just 17 when she was born, so she was raised by her grandmother.

She is very close to her grandma. Her nickname was Saweetie which was given to her by her grandmother. 

Later her pet name turned out to be her stage name.

Facts About Saweetie

Saweetie did not drop from her college as her parents wanted her to finish college. 

Her rap went viral on social media before she got her stardom. 

She has a huge fan following on her social media. 

She has a handful of a friend in the industry, but her best friend is Doja Cat

She was interested in music right from a young age. She started to write songs at the age of 10.

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