Kylie Jenner’s Boyfriend Travis Scott Once Said Kanye West Is ‘Like My Stepdad': What to Know About Their Connection

Though expectant parents Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner have usually been strictly dating given progressing this year, a rapper has been around a extended KarJenner family for most longer.

Last week, mixed sources reliable to PEOPLE that Jenner, 20, and Scott, 25, are awaiting their initial child together – a baby lady due in February. “They started revelation friends a few weeks ago,” a source pronounced of the Life of Kylie star and her rapper boyfriend. “The family has famous for utterly some time. She is really excited and so is Travis.”

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Scott’s initial tie to Jenner’s family was by rapper Kanye West, who is – of march – the husband of Jenner’s comparison sister Kim Kardashian West.

The “Antidote” rapper is sealed to West’s G.O.O.D. Music tag as a producer, and a span have worked together on any other’s albums given during slightest 2013.

“He took me in super early in my career,” Scott told Complex of West behind in 2015, when he expelled manuscript Rodeo.

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In another interview with Billboard at a time, Scott suggested that he indeed stayed during West and Kardashian’s home during a final week of prolongation on Rodeo, explaining, “We only kept personification a manuscript over and over and over.”

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Scott was, in turn, operative with West on his 2016 charity The Life of Pablo: “He’s like my stepdad. We always had that attribute where we prepare adult ideas.”

“We [talk] all a time about pointless s—: life and how we can do improved as people and as stone stars,” explained Scott. “Our idea is to assistance people figure out who they wish to be.”

Interestingly enough, another G.O.O.D. signee is also connected to a youngest Jenner. The makeup mogul’s on-again, off-again boyfriend Tyga – whom she separate from only before joining adult with Scott – was sealed to a organisation in Sept. 2016.

Scott is apparently really vehement to turn a dad, and even began revelation friends about a pregnancy in July. “He was so vehement he couldn’t keep it in,” and insider formerly told PEOPLE. “He’s been so sexual and protecting of Kylie given they found out. He can’t wait to be a dad.”