Who is John Nesta Marley? Know About Lauryn Hill’s Son

John Nesta Marley is a star celebrity kid, who got famous from his birth for being the son of Lauryn Hill and Rohan Marley. His mother, Lauryn is a singer, producer, actor, rapper, and songwriter. Whereas, his father, Rohan is an entrepreneur and a former football player.

Besides his parents, he is also popular in the world as the grandson of the legendary singer, Bob Marley.

Who is John Nesta Marley?

John was born on the 29th of June 2002 in the United States of America. Besides, he is of Jamaican-American nationality with Afro-American ethnicity. He was born the youngest son of Lauryn and Rohan among the five kids. He and his parents have quite a deep bond together as it should be.

Unfortunately, his parents are not together anymore. They were together for 13 years. In addition, he is known for being the grandchild of Bob Marley and Janet Hunt. His maternal grandparents are Valerie Hill and Mal Hill. Other than this we do lack intel on his family members.

Furthermore, he has 4 siblings; Zion David Marley, Joshua Omaru Marley, Sarah Marley, and Selah Louis Marley. Zion, Joshua’s older sibling, was born on August 3, 1997. His older sister, Selah was born a year later, in November 1998. Similarly, John, one of his younger siblings, was born in June 2002. Finally, his younger sister, Sarah was born in early 2008.

Besides, he has a half-brother from his mother’s side and a half-brother and a half-sister from his father’s side. His sibling from his mother’s side is Micah Hill. He is the youngest of all siblings (born in 2011).

Whereas, his half-siblings from his father’s side are; Nico Marley and Eden Marley. Eden is the eldest of all the siblings (born in 1994). Nico was born a year after Eden, i.e. in 1995.

John Nesta Marley mother and father
Source: Hello Magazine

He is a Model

Talking about his professional career, previously in March of 2019, he landed his modeling stint at The Brooklyn Circus. He landed in the spring collection of the menswear line. So, he might be into modeling currently.

John is Possibly Single

Throughout his life, John has not shared much intel about his personal as well as relational data. So, we are not sure about his relationship status. He is just 19 years old, so he could not possibly be married. But considering his age, he might have a partner, who knows, until he reveals it.

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His Parents Were Never Married

Although Lauryn Hill sometimes referred to Rohan Marley as her husband, they never tied the wedding knot. The couple first met at a concert in 1996. At the time, she was dating fellow Fugees member Wyclef Jean.

however, it seems they weren’t on the best of terms. So, her friends encouraged her to not be involved with him anymore.

At the time, Marley was married to a woman named Geraldine Khawly. However, Lauryn wasn’t aware of the fact and she entered into a relationship with him. In addition, he already had two children; Eden and Nico.

Although they were in a relationship, they mostly lived apart. Hill only got to know that Marley was married only after she gave birth to his child.

Marley then divorced his wife and remained together with Hill. They were together for 13 years but never exchanged their wedding vows. During their time together, they gave birth to five children.

Eventually, in 2009, the duo decided to split up. But, they still remained friends. In 2013, Marley took temporary custody of their five children as Hill was sentenced to prison for three months.

John Nesta Marley Net Worth

As of 2022, John’s total net worth has not been verified. It is mentioned that, back in the year 2019, he landed his modeling stint, so he might be doing some modeling.

In addition to it, his mother, Lauryn Hill has a total estimated net worth of $9 million. So, we could consider him to have a luxurious childhood to date. His mother is a rapper, producer, and actress, so we could expect her to have the mentioned net worth.

On the other hand, his father, Rohan Marley has an astonishing net worth of $20 million. He has made a massive wealth from his career as a former football player and from his various entrepreneurial ventures.

John Nesta Marley family
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Body Measurement

Going through different media portals, we could not find his exact body measurement. However, considering his appearance, we could tell that he is around 5 feet and 8 inches tall in height. Meanwhile, he possessed a slim and fit body. He weighs around 60 Kg.

Social Media

The celebrity star kid, John has remained quite silent regarding his personal life. He is not even active on Instagram, Twitter, and other social media platforms. It might be the case that he is just considering the negativity of social media and staying away from it.

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