Seven Sirius Benjamin is the son of Erykah Badu and Andre 3000, two famous musicians in the entertainment industry. Despite being born into a family of celebrities, Seven has managed to keep himself out of the spotlight.


Seven was born on November 18, 1997, in Dallas, Texas. He is the only child of Erykah Badu and Andre 3000, who were in a relationship for around one and a half years before they ended it. However, Seven has two step-siblings from his mother’s subsequent relationships.

Seven’s father, Andre 3000, is a well-known rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer. On the other hand, his mother, Erykah Badu, is a famous singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. Both of his parents have had a significant impact on the entertainment industry, and Seven shares a lot of similarities with his father, including his music and fashion choices.

Family Background

Seven’s parents are of mixed descent, with his father being of African-American, Afro-Bahamian, Cherokee Native American, Cornish, Dutch, English, French-Canadian, German, Irish, Scottish, Swedish, and Welsh descent, and his mother being of African-American, English, Irish, and Scottish descent.

Seven was raised in Dallas, Texas, and holds American citizenship by birth. There is no information available about his educational background, but his mother has mentioned in one of her posts that Seven is studying Botany in college.

Parents’ Relationships

Andre 3000 and Erykah Badu were in a relationship from 1995 through 1999. Their son, Seven, was born during this time. After their separation, Erykah had relationships with The D.O.C and Jay Electronica, with whom she had two children, Puma Sabti Curry and Mars Merkaba Thedford.

Seven’s grandparents, Sharon Benjamin and Lawrence Harvey, were both single parents. Sharon was a real estate agent, while Lawrence was a collection agent. Sharon passed away in 2013, and Lawrence died in 2014.