A rapper out of Harlem, New York, ASAP Rocky rose to prominence with the release of his debut album, Live. Love. ASAP in 2011. Since then, he has come out with several hits including Everyday, L$D, and Wild for the Night, all of which have received certification in the US. Learn more about the artist below.
ASAP Rocky– 2017 Facts
ASAP Rocky, A$AP Rocky
Occupation and Job
Rapper, record producer, singer-songwriter, model, actor
ASAP Rocky rose to fame as a member of the popular hip-hop collective ASAP Mob. As a solo artist, he released his first mixtape, Live. Love. ASAP in 2011, which was met with praise.
Age – How Old is He?
He is currently 29 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
He was born on October 3, 1988
Place of Birth/Hometown
ASAP Rocky was born in Manhattan, New York. Growing up, he was raised in the Harlem neighborhood with his two siblings.
He is of Barbadian descent on his father’s side and of African American descent on his mother’s side.
ASAP Rocky Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
He is 5’10” tall
How Tall – Height in Meters
He is 178cm tall
Weight in Pounds
He currently weighs 165 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
He currently weighs 74kg
At this time, ASAP Rocky’s body measurements are unavailable
32 inch or 81ccm
His shoe size is unknown at this time
ASAP Rocky’s Personal Life in 2017
Is ASAP Rocky in a Relationship?
From what we can gather, ASAP Rocky is currently single. If he is in a relationship, it has not gotten out to the public yet.
ASAP Rocky’s Girlfriends
For many months, it was speculated that ASAP Rocky had been in a relationship with the American model, Kendal Jenner. This September however, it was confirmed that the two “were never really official.”
Previously, the rapper had also been romantically involved with Iggy Azalea, Tahiry Jose, and Chanel Iman.
He has an older sister named Erika B. Mayers.
It was his older brother that had taught him how to rap. Tragically when ASAP Rocky was just thirteen years old, his brother was murdered in Harlem; his death ultimately led him to tape music more seriously.
ASAP Rocky does not have any children that we know of.
ASAP Rocky went to a local high school in New York as a teen. At this time, it’s unclear whether or not he had completed his secondary education.
Did ASAP Rocky Go to College
No, as far as we can tell, ASAP Rocky has not gone to college.
At this time, we do not have any information on ASAP Rocky’s salary.
As of 2017, ASAP Rocky has an estimated net worth of $6 Million.
In his free time, he enjoys updating his Tumblr account and creating visuals for videos. Given the opportunity, he’d like to one-day design furniture.
A pescatarian, he enjoys fruit, fish, and vegetables.
The Harry Potter novel series by J.K. Rowling
The Harry Potter film series, and Juice
Favorite TV Show
Favorite Music Artists
His favorite acts include Michael Jackson, Three Six Mafia, The Diplomats and UGK
Born on October 3rd, he is a Libra
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
ASAP Rocky’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames
ASAP Rocky’s Facebook Account
ASAP Rocky’s Twitter Username
ASAP Rocky’s Instagram Username
ASAP Rocky’s Youtube Channel
ASAP Rocky’s Snapchat Username
ASAP Rocky’s Snapchat username is @lordilord1.
Other Interesting Facts:
- He not only directs music videos for himself but has also worked with Danny Brown and other members of his ASAP Mob collective
- For a period, while he lived in homeless shelters with his mother and sister as a teen, he supported himself by selling drugs
- In 2012, it was announced that he’d be opening for Drake’s Club Paradise Tour alongside Kendrick Lamar
- In 2013, he was charged with misdemeanor after allegedly slapping a woman during the Budweiser Festival
- He lent his voice to the character of Falcon in the video game, Marvel Avengers Academy which came out last year
- He has appeared in a few films including, Dope (2015), Zoolander 2 (2016), and Poster; Never Stop Never Stopping (2016)
- Last year, he collaborated with Guess on a clothing collection based on the 90’s style that he grew up wearing
- Growing up, he frequently listened to the works of the Harlem R&B group, The Diplomats
- His father was arrested and sent to prison when he was twelve years old
ASAP Rocky Bio – 2018 Update
Born in New York City, New York, ASAP Rocky began rapping at the age of nine, something that he learned from his older brother. Joining the ASAP Mob crew in 2007, he collaborated with the group for a few years prior to releasing his debut single, Peso in 2011; his debut mixtape, Live. Love. ASAP soon followed. From there, the rapper released his first studio album, Long. Love. ASAP in January 2013. A chart topper, it spawned the classics, Wild for the Night, and Fuckin’ Problems. Two years after its release, the artist came out with a second album, At. Long. Last. ASAP, which also soared to the top of the US music charts.
What has he come out with this year? Over the past few months, he has made a number of guest appearances for instance in the works of Lana Del Rey, Tyler, The Creator, G-Eazy, and Famous Dex. Some of the said songs include, Summer Bummer, Groupie Love, No Limit, and Pick it Up. With his hip-hop collective ASAP Mob, he’d also come out with the album, Cozy Tapes Vol. 2: Too Cozy, which peaked at number 6 on the Billboard 200. A considerable success, it spawned two singles, RAF and Feels So Good, both of which featured ASAP Rocky. In support of the album, the group had also embarked on a concert tour this year.