YoungBoy Never Broke Again, the professional name of Kentrell De Sean Gaulden, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter who is mostly known for his single “Bandit” which charted at no.1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. He is currently signed to Atlantic Records. His 14th mixtape “All YoungBoy 2” charted at no.1 on the Billboard 200 in 2019. He has released many Billboard charting singles and mixtapes in his career. He is also known as NBA YoungBoy. His other singles are “Valuable Pain”, “Genie”, “Self Control”, “Make No Sense”, and “Outside Today “.
He is active in the social media platform with around 10.4 million followers on his Instagram: @nba_youngboy and has around 2.4 million followers on his Twitter: @GGYOUNGBOY. He has a youtube channel of his own name with more than 8 million subscribers. He also has a huge number of followers on Deezer and TuneIn.
Besides on 12th September 2020, he released his new single “Peace Hardly” with the music video on his Youtube channel. His other single “Dead Trollz” along with the music video got released on his youtube channel on 11th September 2020. He also got featured on the rapper, Migos ATL’s song “Need It” in August 2020.
What is YoungBoy Never Broke Again famous for?
- Famous as an American rapper, singer, and songwriter
- Known for his single “Outside Today” and “Bandit”
Where is YoungBoy Never Broke Again from?
YoungBoy Never Broke Again was born on October 20, 1999, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States. His birth name is 20. American is his nationality. His ethnicity is African-American while Libra is his zodiac sign.
He was born to an African ethics family in Louisiana. After his birth, his father got sentenced to 55 years in prison so he was raised by his maternal grandmother. While in school, he broke his neck while wrestling as a toddler. The brace has left permanent scars on his forehead. He left his studies in ninth grade and he started to pursue a music career after being supported by his mother.
While working on his music career, he got arrested for robbery and was sent to a detention center. He utilized his time in detention to write his own song lyrics. After being released, he started living with his friends like Balton Rouge and NBA 3Three as his grandmother died of heart failure. For the motive to release their music albums, they began collecting money by being involved in criminal acts. While growing up, his music idol was Eminem.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again’s Music Career: Highlights
- Kentrell DeSean Gaulden just at the age of 16 started his professional music career in 2015 by releasing his first mixtape “Life Before Fame”.
- He released his other mixtape “38 Baby” in October 2016. The mixtape also featured fellow rappers “Stroke Tha Don” and “NBA 3 Three”.
- He rose to fame after releasing his mixtape “A.I. Youngboy” on August 3, 2017.]
- His mixtape ranked at no.24 on the Billboard 200. It was his first mixtape to be in Billboard charts.
- Since then, he has not looked back in his career and has released 16 mixtapes till the date.
- In 2017, he signed to Atlantic Records and went on to release his single “Outside Today” in January 2018.
- It became his first single to be charted on the Billboard Hot 100 chart after being ranked at no.31 on the Billboard Hot 100.
- Then, he released his first studio album “Until Death Call My Name” on 27th April 2018. The album peaked at no.7 on the US Billboard 200.
- His 12th mixtape “Decided” was released on 7th September 2017 and ranked at no.9 on the Billboard 200.
- NBA YoungBoy became the most-watched musician across all genres as he got included on youtube’s Top Music Artist List in January 2019.
- He was the 9th best selling artist on the 2019 Billboard Mid-Year Charts in 2019.
- On 4th October 2019, he collaborated with late-rapper Juice Wrld to release the song “Bandit” which charted at no.10 on the US Billboard Hot 100
- This song was the last song of rapper Juice Wrld as a lead artist.
- His 15th mixtape ” Still Flexin, Still Steppin” got released in February 2020 and debuted at no.2 on the US Billboard 200.
- On April 24, 2020, he released his 16th Mixtape “38 Baby 2” which debuted at no.1 on the Billboard 200.
- He released his second studio album titled “Top” on September 11, 2020.
- Recently, he released his new single “Peace Hardly” with the music video on his Youtube channel on 12th September 2020.
Who is YoungBoy Never Broke Again married to?
The American rapper and singer, YoungBoy Never Broke Again is not married till the date. Just at the age of 21, he has become the father of five children among which one is the daughter and four are sons. Also in July 2020, he announced that his second daughter is on the way. He has not disclosed the mother of his children yet.
However, he has been in a relationship for many times. Previously, he dated Jania Bania in 2018. Then, he dated Young Lyric in 2019. He was also in a relationship with Yaya Mayweather but after a few months, he told that he is dating another woman whose identity has not been disclosed. His four sons are Kaycey, Kayden, Baby Kamron, and Taylin. In 2018, he stated, Baby Kamron is not biologically his son. His little girl’s name is Kamiri. He currently resides in Los Angels, California. At the young age of 21, he has achieved a lot in his career and is working on his career to get more success.
NBA YoungBoy has been involved in legal issues for many times. In November 2016, he got arrested before his concert in Austin, Texas for firing on a group of people on a South Baston Rouge Root. He also was arrested for first-degree murder from December 2016 to August 2017. He also pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of aggravated assault with a firearm. On August 23, 2017, he was sentenced to a suspended 10-year prison term and three years of active probation. He also was on probation for the cause of a shooting that happened in Miami that involved him and his girlfriend, killing an innocent man.
What is the net worth of YoungBoy Never Broke Again?
The American rapper, singer, and songwriter, YoungBoy Never Broke Again has earned a good amount of money from his profession. He has an estimated net worth of $6 million as of 2020. His net worth includes all his property and his present earnings. He also earns from his endorsement deals. At present, he is living his luxurious lifestyle with his earnings.
How tall is YoungBoy Never Broke Again?
The 21 years aged, YoungBoy Never Broke Again has a well-maintained body. He is a handsome hunk with black hair and a pair of brown eyes. He stands at a height of 5ft 8 inches and has a bodyweight of 58kg. He has several tattoos in his body. His shoe size is 7(US).