Hip-hop star Big Daddy Kane has married his girlfriend in a private ceremony in North Carolina.
The rapper, real name Antonio Monterio Hardy, exchanged vows with his partner Shawnette on Saturday (01May10), reports AllHipHop.com.
MC D-Kane, of 1980s collective Boogie Down Productions, witnessed the nuptials and shared the experience with online fans.
In a post on his Twitter.com page, he writes, "It was a beautiful ceremony. It was an honour to attend his wedding."
Hardy has previously been romantically linked to Madonna.