Kylie Jenner: Is Boyfriend Travis Scott Stepping Up as a Dad?
Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott welcomed their daughter, Stormi, in early 2018. The reality star and her rapper beau kept the pregnancy under wraps and only shared the news about the birth of their baby a few days after she was born.
On Feb. 4, Jenner shared an 11-minute video message for their daughter that gave a glimpse into the couple’s relationship in the months leading up to Stormi’s arrival. Now, fans are eager to learn more about the little one and how the first-time parents are doing in their new roles. Here’s more on that and how Scott is stepping up as a dad.
Scott was by Jenner’s side during pregnancy and delivery
Although Scott was still touring while Jenner was pregnant, the makeup mogul’s video montage shows that they spent plenty of time together. The hip-hop artist was seen attending important events, such as holidays and doctor appointments, with her. He also made sure to be present for the birth of his daughter and was by his girlfriend’s side in delivery room.
“She loved that Travis and her family were with her every step of the way,” a source told E! News. “He was very much there for her throughout the entire delivery and stayed overnight with her in the hospital while she was recovering.”
Next: Scott is one proud papa.
He’s been showing off baby Stormi
Being a dad is role Scott is thrilled about as he hasn’t been able to contain his excitement around his friends.
An insider told the Metro that Scott has been showing off Stormi to his crew and is so sweet and attentive with his daughter explaining that “He seems so happy and just keeps rubbing her head and saying, ‘Daddy’s here. Daddy’s here.'”
Next: The couple are making things work without shacking up.
Scott and Jenner are co-parenting, not living together
The couple are co-parenting their daughter, but are not living together at this time.
Sources previously told People that “Kylie and Travis are not officially living together. He has his own place. They are co-parenting though, and things are going great. They are together and happy.”
Next: Scott is spending as much time as he can with Stormi.
The rapper ‘cut down on work’ to be with his daughter
People also reported that Scott has rearranged his work schedule to spend as much time as he possibly can with his baby girl. He’s been working during the day and taking off at night to be with his family.
“Travis is able to do his own thing during the day … but he helps Kylie out at night,” according to the publication. “He has cut down on work and only has a few shows coming up.”
Jenner also receives support from her family in helping her care for Stormi as well as a team of nannies she has hired.
Next: Being a dad has inspired him.
His new role as a father has helped Scott musically
The arrival of his daughter seems to have inspired the “Butterfly Effect” artist musically. TMZ noted that those close to Scott have noticed a change for the better in him and said that he is happier and more relaxed than ever before.
The insiders also noted that he’s been putting his positive energy into new music (most likely his upcoming album, Astroworld) and it’s shaping up to be his best work yet.
Next: The road is no place for a baby.
Jenner and Stormi won’t be joining him on tour
As for when Scott does go on the road again, his daughter and Jenner won’t be joining him at least not now while Stormi is still so young. “Kylie and the baby will not be traveling with Travis anytime soon. The baby is way too young,” sources told E! News.
In mid-February, the rapper had to travel as he was being honored in his hometown of Missouri City, Texas, but while he was away, he was on FaceTime with Jenner and his daughter every chance he had.
Next: He professed his love by dropping $1.4 million.
Scott gifted his baby mama with $1.4 million push present
Less than a month after welcoming little Stormi, Jenner shared the extravagant push present her baby daddy gifted her with.
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