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Who are Al B. Sure’s sons? Exploring his family as Kim Porter’s death rumors resurface


Trigger Warning: This article includes references to harassment

In the world of entertainment, Al B. Sure has carved a name for himself as a multi-talented artist, and his legacy extends to his three children – Quincy Taylor Brown, Albert Joseph Brown IV, and Devin Brown. However, the shadows of the past resurface as rumors about the death of Sure’s ex-wife, Kim Porter, reemerged, linking her demise to Sean “Diddy” Combs.

Al B. Sure and his talented three kids

Al B. Sure’s dynamic career in singing, writing, and producing is complemented by his family, including three talented children. Quincy Taylor Brown is an actor and singer known for roles in Brotherly Love and the TV musical drama Star. Albert Joseph Brown IV, an R&B musician, follows in his father’s musical footsteps in music. Devin Brown has also stepped into acting recognized for contributions to Man of the House. 

Despite Al B. Sure’s successful career, his personal life has seen its share of ups and downs. His marriage to Kim Porter in 1989 ended in divorce in 1990, and they shared a son named Quincy Brown. Kim Porter, an actress and model born on December 15, 1970, tragically passed away on November 15, 2018, due to pneumonia. This tragic event has resurfaced in recent times, with speculations linking it to Diddy, her ex whom she dated before her death.

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Sean “Diddy” Combs continues to be suspected for his alleged involvement in Kim Porter’s death

Following her divorce from Al B. Sure, Kim Porter was in a relationship with Sean “Diddy” Combs. The circumstances surrounding her death from pneumonia in 2018 have fueled speculations, with recent s*xual assault allegations against Diddy intensifying the scrutiny. Diddy faces accusations of s*xual assault from his former partner, Casandra Ventura aka Cassie. 

While these allegations cast a shadow on Diddy’s character, they also reignited discussions about his potential involvement in Kim Porter’s death. Although the official autopsy attributed her passing to lobar pneumonia, Al B. Sure has, in the past, hinted at foul play and urged law enforcement to reinvestigate.

Amidst the claims and counterclaims, it’s essential to note that there is no solid proof or reports substantiating Diddy’s role in Kim Porter’s demise. The legal landscape surrounding Diddy’s recent troubles and the resurfacing of past suspicions surely adds complexity to an already tragic narrative.

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Joanna Swanson

Joanna Swanson is Europe correspondent at the Thomson Reuters Foundation based in Brussels covering politics, culture, business, climate change, society, economies and inclusive tech. With specific focus in breaking news, she has covered some of the world's most significant stories.