R&B singer and songwriter, Jhene Aiko, has posted a rare photo of herself from childhood to celebrate the birthday of her mother Christina Yamamoto on her official Instagram page.
Jhene Aiko decided to post her mother’s youth photos to celebrate her mother’s birthday. In one of these photographs, there was a never-before-seen photograph of her from childhood.
As you might see in the photo, mother Tina was posing with her other children, including Jhene. The singer is estimated to be 4-5 years old at the time and she was holding a doll.
Here’s what Jhene captioned:
“Happy Birthday Mommy! @momytina.”
She also released a video of VH1’s third annual Dear Mama after her performance with her daughter Namiko Aiko, saying some nice words for her. She called her mother beautiful and gracious.
Here’s what she wrote:
“Happy Birthday to the beautiful and gracious Christina Yamamoto 💙 “she is love in the flesh… what a sight” 😍 i love you mommy @momytina😘”
See the Instagram post below.