August 12, 2020
Soul singer Brian McKnight went all out in a romantic social media spot where he showered affection on his wife, Leilani Mendoza, while reminding her of his love!
Brian McKnight is known for smooth sounds and ballads that could get fans in a romantic mood. While he created a sweet atmosphere with his voice, the 51-year-old singer also knows his way about public displays of affection.
Brian McKnight at the 2018 Gateway For Cancer Research's The Greatest Gateway Gala at Sheraton Grand Chicago on October 20, 2018 | Photo: Getty Images
One of his latest Instagram updates showed him and Leilani Mendoza, his wife of three years, in an outdoor scenery basking in the sunlight and fawning over each other.
McKnight, who is in constant awe of his wife, once spoke beautifully about her Filipino heritage during his concert in Manilla.
The duo enjoyed a cozy couple time on the beach while Leilani covered her eyes in dark shades as she spotted a gold necklace. McKnight rocked a blue t-shirt as he was videoed playing kisses on his wife's shoulder.
McKnight's warm gesture caused Mendoza to release a peal of hearty laughter as the camera shifted focus to give fans a view of the blue waters. McKnight wrote in his caption:
"How we WOKE UP hope you're all having a nice day too. I'm so in love with you baby. #exodus #brianized…"
People reports that McKnight and Mendoza were the cynosures of admirers at their lavish wedding in 2017. The duo looked every bit glammed up as they walked down the aisle.
While the groom rocked an impeccable tuxedo, his then-new bride looked exquisite in her wedding dress with a sheer skirt. McKnight once revealed that Mendoza's dress was covered in 50,000 Swarovski crystals. On Instagram, he shared several images of their big day.
Forbes shares that McKnight has an impressive spotlight career that has spanned three decades and counting. These days, he has his last original material album underway. He dedicated the album to his beloved spouse.
It is noteworthy that McKnight is not about to draw the curtains on his singing career, but his last original work album is inspired by Mendoza.
According to Inquirer, McKnight, who is in constant awe of his wife, once spoke beautifully about her Filipino heritage during his concert in Manilla. He made it known that after their marriage, all his songs have been about Mendoza.
HNHH shares that before McKnight married Mendoza, he was married to his college lover Julie Mcknight for 13 years. The duo had three children together.