Born on October 3, 1988, ASAP Rocky (Rakim Mayers) is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer and actor who is a member of the hip hop group A$AP Mob and rose to fame after the release of his debut mixtape Live. Love. A$AS in 2011. His debut album, Long. Live. A$AP debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. His second album, At. Long. Last. A$AP also peaked at number one on the Billboard 200. For more information, read the article below.
Before Fame: He started rapping at the age of 9, taught by his older brother.
ASAP Rocky Parents/Ethnicity/Religion
Born in Harlem neighborhood of New York City, his father was from Barbados and his mother is African American. He has an older sister, Eerika B. Mayers. His older brother was killer in Harlem when he was 13 years old.
ASAP Rocky Affair/Dating/Girlfriend
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Full Name: Rakim Mayers
- Nicknames: ASAP Rocky
- Birthday: October 3, 1988
- Age: 29 years old
- Birthplace: Harlem, New York City, New York
- Current Residence: United States
- Education: Not Available
- Profession: Rapper, Songwriter, record producer, actor
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Black
- Religion: Not Available
- Zodiac: Libra
- Spouse/Wife: Not Available
- Children: Not Available
- Net Worth: $6 million USD (estimated)
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- Height: 5 feet 10 ½ inches (179 cm)
- Weight: 74 kg
- Feet Size/Shoe Size: 11 (US)
- Chest Size: 38 inches
- Waist Size: 32 inches
- Biceps: 13 inches
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know
- ASAP stands for “Always Strive and Prosper”.
- His album Long. Live. ASAP released in the year 2013 to critical acclaim and subsequently stood no.1 on the Billboard 200 for four consecutive weeks.
- His brother was killed when he was 13 years old.
- He was taught rapping by his older brother.
- On August 31, 2013, he allegedly slapped a woman during the Budweiser Made in America Festival.
- In 2004, Mayers served two weeks in Rikers Island for drug dealing, where he shared a cell with rapper Casanova.