Kawahine Andrade jumped from obscurity to In 2016, she started dating New Jersey-born professional basketball player Karl-Anthony Towns. The pair became friends after the athlete commented on Kawahine’s Halloween post and then slid into her DMs.
Although the couple’s relationship only lasted a few months, their brief fling was overshadowed by a misleading controversy that the basketball player and his ex-girlfriend discredited on their social media pages. While it’s true that Andrade owes his popularity to Towns, his personal life has always been a topic of public interest, even though he’s no longer a fixture. You will learn all the facts about it in this article.
Kawahine Andrade – Biography,
Karl-Anthony Towns ex-girlfriend is from Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. She was born in the city on February 9, 1995 to Jason Loando (a horse trainer) and Joni Loando. She was raised in her hometown and then enrolled in Konawaena High School for her post-elementary education.
While at Konawaena, Andrade actively participated in volleyball and water polo and was enrolled in both sports. To her credit, she was a three-time state champion and led her school’s team that competed in the Big Island Championship for four consecutive years.
Karl-Anthony Towns ex-girlfriend is a graduate of California-based college, Orange Coast College. She studied fitness there and also played basketball before moving to the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.
Facts about Kawahine Andrade
- 1. She is an Instagram model
According to her college profile, Kawahine’s original plan was to work with children with special needs when her career ended. However, things changed and she fell in love with the fitness model along the line. She signed a contract with Los Angeles-based modeling agency Nous Models Management.
During her modeling career, the former Karl-Anthony Towns manager has notably promoted several brands such as Proactive Sports, Detox Biography,s, Nike, Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty, Jen’s Pirate Booty, Ofra Cosmetics, Ethika.
- 2. Relationship with Karl-Anthony Towns
The model and her basketball player ex made their first public appearance as a couple in late 2016. According to Towns’ Instagram account of how he won the model’s heart, he discovered Towns’ Halloween costume online. Kawahine and commented that she was one of the hottest in the universe and then followed her DMs and then asked her out.
Andrade Karl-Anthony confirmed their relationship by following and posting on each other’s Instagram post. However, it became clear to their members that they are no longer together after they stopped following each other and also deleted all traces of their relationship from their respective accounts.
In the wake of their shocking split, some users have started researching the reasons why the lovebirds broke up. Kawahine was once again dragged into the spotlight after a netizen told her she slept with her Towns teammate Jimmy Butler. There was also speculation that Butler refused to extend his contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves at this time because he was feuding with Karl-Anthony and the two teammates weren’t getting along over the incident.
However, neither Towns nor Kawahine were fazed by the allegation that Butler slept with her, instead, they destroyed the report and described it as fake news. Although the model and her athlete boyfriend are no longer together, it appears the former didn’t sleep with Butler and wasn’t the reason Jimmy left Timberwolves.
- 3. Kawahine Andrade is a social media influencer
The model’s social media pages, especially her Instagram, are a sight to behold. She is literally covered with her alluring curves and toned physique and has over 77,000 followers who visit her page to know more about her career, lifestyle and daily activities.
The social media sensation also shares her workout routines and fitness photos/videos on her account. Most of them capture Kawahine Andrade kickboxing, snorkeling, basketball and horseback riding.
- 4. She is an avid dog lover
The Hawaii Instagram personality loves dogs so much, especially her beloved pet Bentley. Interestingly, Bentley has an Instagram account which is managed by Andrade. Towns was last featured in a photo of Andrade and her fur baby on the Bentley account in June, before their split.
Kawahine Andrade is currently managing her modeling career from the city of California. However, her parents live in Kealakekua, Hawaii, where they own a ranch. The model also likes to go horseback riding whenever she visits her family.