Diddy Is Making Family His Top Priority After Death Of Kim Porter
(AllHipHop News) Sean "Diddy" Combs vowed to prioritize his family over everything else after the unexpected death of his model ex Kim Porter.
The 47-year-old, who was the mother to three of the rap mogul's six kids, passed away in November after suffering complications related to pneumonia.
Diddy's Longtime Girlfriend Kim Porter Dead At 47 - AllHipHop.com
Tragedy has struck as Diddy's longtime love was found dead today.
Diddy, aka Puff Daddy, has been mourning her loss ever since, but he admits the tragedy forced him to step up as a father and made him realize the need to be more present for his children.
"Before this, I was a part-time father, you know?" he told Essence magazine. "My family was always first, but there are countless times when I chose work over everything else.
Diddy Is 'Family Over Everything' After The Death of Kim Porter - Essence
Since the untimely passing of his soul mate, Kim Porter, Sean “Diddy” Combs and their children have experienced their share of grief and growing pains. In the aftermath, the self-proclaimed bad boy for life has had to learn that his loved ones come first—and he wouldn’t have it any other way.
"But every day I can hear her (Porter) telling me to go and spend some time with the kids and make sure everybody's all right, like she would do. I'm just a lot more present, and, most important, now my kids come before anything else in my life."
The interview appears in the 49th-anniversary issue of Essence, which also features a cover shoot with Diddy and all of his offspring.