La La Anthony, also known as Alani Vazquez, is not related to Ludacris. However, they’ve known each other for decades.
As per Vh1.com, La La Anthony got her start in radio, as did her old pal Ludacris. They came up through the ranks at Atlanta’s Hot 97 together. Then she began hosting her own show called Future Flavas with Ludacris (before he was a rap sensation).
Ludacris was born Christopher Brian Bridges in Champaign, Illinois, where he was raised, the son of Roberta Shields and Wayne Brian Bridges. He is African-American, with a Native American ancestry.