logo
Getty Images
Getty Images

TI's Step-Daughter Zonnique Says He Is 'Overprotective' of Daughters

Tichafa Chidzonga
Apr 23, 2020
10:30 P.M.

T.I.'s step-daughter spoke candidly about the rapper's parenting style and revealed that he treats his daughters differently from the way he treats his sons.

Advertisement

Zonnique Pullins opened up to Hollywood Life about being the step-daughter of rapper T.I. and how his parenting time can be a bit overbearing for the women in the family, she revealed:

"Now that I’m a little older it's gotten a little better for me. But he is definitely super overprotective."

Advertisement

In their blended family of six children, T.I and Tiny Harris both have children from previous relationships. Zonnique admitted that since she and her sister Dejah Harris are older, she is worried about her youngest sister, Heiress.

She told Hollywood Life that she hoped T.I. would be a bit more lenient with Heiress than he was with her and Dejah, but she suspects that his overprotectiveness would probably be worse.

Advertisement

Zonnique revealed that growing up in the Harris household, she dealt with a lot of double standards from the rules set by her step-father, she explained:

"[T.I. has] always been super protective over the girls. And it always seemed like the boys could just do whatever."

Advertisement

Zonnique shared that T.I. gets a lot of pushback from Tiny over his differential treatment of their children.

She said they have often argued about him allowing his sons to have their girlfriends over at their house when his dating rules are a lot stricter with his girls.

T.I., Zonnique Pullins and Tameka "Tiny" Harris pose near the bar area at "Tiny’s" birthday party on July 14, 2015, in Atlanta, Georgia | Source: Getty Images  (Photo by Prince Williams/WireImage)

T.I., Zonnique Pullins and Tameka "Tiny" Harris pose near the bar area at "Tiny’s" birthday party on July 14, 2015, in Atlanta, Georgia | Source: Getty Images (Photo by Prince Williams/WireImage)

T.I faced backlash when his style of helicopter parenting was made public in comments he made about

to make sure she was still a virgin.

In November 2019, he went on an episode for the podcast "Life Hack' and admitted that he asks his daughter's doctor to check that her hymen is still intact. After public criticisms, he apologized and explained his statements.

Advertisement

Zonnique is currently in a serious relationship with a rapper named Bandhunata Izzy and revealed that both Tiny and T.I. like him.

However, she said T.I. does occasionally take her boyfriend aside for long talks, and she feels that he is always keeping a close eye on him.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Related posts

Johnny Depp, 60, Cuts His Long Hair after ‘Looking Unhealthy’ for a While, Igniting Stir

April 18, 2024

Lebron James Met His Wife Savannah When He Was 17 - They Have Grown into the 'Greatest Couple'

March 05, 2024

How Cher's Child, Chaz, Would Look Today If He Had Never Undergone Gender Transitioning: 6 Photos Via AI

April 05, 2024

Channing Tatum & Jenna Dewan’s Daughter, 10, Wears Purple Hair in Rare Public Outing — Users React

February 13, 2024

I Burst into Tears When I Accidentally Overheard What My Husband Whispered to His Mom

April 08, 2024

Katie Holmes Raises Daughter in Cozy Apartment Alone - Rare Times We Could See It Inside

April 18, 2024

This Boy Grew up without His Father & Slept on a Metal Bed — Now Dad of 5, This Actor Was Once ‘Sexiest Man Alive'

April 22, 2024

Husband Pretends to Be Infertile for 40 Years So His Wife Won't Know She Can't Have Kids — Story of the Day

February 19, 2024

Madonna Banned Her Daughter Lola from Dating until 18 — the Girl Grew Up into a Beautiful Lady

April 11, 2024

Sam Elliott's Daughter & His Wife Are Best Friends despite Previous Conflicts – Inside Their Relationship

February 15, 2024

My Daughter, 5, Brought Me a Picture from Her Dad’s Suitcase, but When I Saw It, I Fainted

April 03, 2024

Liam Neeson’s Son Daniel Remembers Mom Natasha Richardson on Her 15th Death Anniversary

March 20, 2024

7 Famous Kids from the '80s Who Are Now Parents Themselves – Photos

May 17, 2024

Jennifer Garner's Daughter, Fin, Sparks Heated Buzz with Her Look at 15 — Her Transformation Leaves People Speechless

April 22, 2024