Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Machine Gun Kelly Height, Weight, Age & Wife

A rapper from Cleveland, Ohio, Machine Gun Kelly released his first mixtape as a teen in 2006. Since then, he has dropped a number of albums including, Lace Up, General Admission, and Bloom, all of which charted in the United States. Below, you can find more facts about the popular artist.

Machine Gun Kelly– 2017 Facts

Real Name

Richard Colson Baker

Nick Name

Machine Gun Kelly, MGK

Occupation and Job

Rapper, Record producer, actor

Famous For

Machine Gun Kelly rose to fame with the release of his major label debut, Lace Up in the fall of 2012. A smash hit, it gave rise to the hit singles, Hold On (Shut Up), Stereo, Wild Boy, and Invincible.

Age – How Old is He?

He is currently 27 years old

Birthday/Date of Birth

He was born on April 22, 1990

Place of Birth/Hometown

Machine Gun Kelly was born in Houston, Texas. Growing up, he moved around frequently with his family- from Egypt to Germany. They later settled in Denver in his early teens.




North American

Machine Gun Kelly Height, Weight & Body Facts

How Tall – Height in Feet

He is 6’4″ tall

How Tall – Height in Meters

He is 192cm tall

Weight in Pounds

He currently weighs 168 pounds

Weight in Kilograms

He currently weighs 76kg

Body Measurements

At this time, Machine Gun Kelly’s body measurements are unavailable

Waist Size

His waist size has not been disclosed

Foot/Shoe Size

His shoe size is unknown at this time

Eye Color


Hair Color

Light Brown

Machine Gun Kelly’s Personal Life in 2017

Is Machine Gun Kelly in a Relationship?

As far as we know, MGK is currently single.

Machine Gun Kelly’s Girlfriends

He has been in a few relationships in the past. Some of his previous girlfriends include Rachel Starr, Sevyn Streeter, an American singer, Amber Rose (they had allegedly met on the set of a movie)






As far as we know, he is an only child and does not have any siblings


As far as we know, he is an only child and does not have any siblings


He has a daughter named Casie Colson Baker from a previous relationship- at the time of her birth, he was only 18 years old. Though he and the child’s mother are no longer together, they remain on good terms.

High School

As a student, he went to Shaker Heights High School in Ohio- he later graduated in 2008. Shortly afterward, he welcomed the birth of her daughter, Casie.

Did Machine Gun Kelly Go to College

No, as far as we can tell, Machine Gun Kelly has not gone to college; instead, he has been pouring everything into his music career.


At this time, we do not have any information on Machine Gun Kelly’s salary.

Net Worth

As of 2017, Machine Gun Kelly has an estimated net worth of $1.2 Million.



Random Facts


He enjoys honing his music in his spare time

Favorite Food

Chicken, Walleye cakes, homemade mac and cheese and sweet potatoes at Zanzibar in his hometown in Cleveland

Favorite Actor


Favorite Book


Favorite Movie


Favorite TV Show


Favorite Color


Favorite Music Artists

Two of his most favorite music artists of all time include New York rapper, DMX and Eminem

Favorite Sports


Favorite Animal



Born on April 22, he is a Taurus

Phone Number

This information is currently unknown


This information is currently unknown

Machine Gun Kelly’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames

Machine Gun Kelly’s Facebook Account 


Machine Gun Kelly’s Twitter Username 


Machine Gun Kelly’s Instagram Username 


Machine Gun Kelly’s Youtube Channel


Machine Gun Kelly’s Snapchat Username 

Machine Gun Kelly’s Snapchat username is @friedpiper

Other Interesting Facts:

  • He has appeared in several movies including Beyond the Lights, Viral, Nerve, and The Land
  • Recently he played one of the lead characters in the comedy-drama, Roadies on Showtime
  • An accomplished artist, he has received several accolades including an MTV Europe Music Award, two MTVu Woodie Awards and a Radio Disney Music Award, among many others
  • For a period during his teens, he lived out of his aunt’s basement during which he began to experiment with various drugs
  • His music is all recorded in his home studio, which he calls The Rage Cage”
  • Open about his use of cannabis, he allegedly smokes it only a daily basis according to many interviews
  • In February 2016, his song, Make it Happen was used by the NBA during the All-Star Game
  • As a child, he was often the victim of bullying at school
  • His latest album, Bloom charted in many countries outside of the US including Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Norway, among others
  • He has collaborated with many artists including Little Mix, Sleeping with Sirens, and his favorite rapper, DMX
  • He made his television debut as himself in the series, WWE Raw in 2012

Machine Gun Kelly Bio – 2018 Update

Born in Houston, Texas, Machine Gun Kelly has been churning out tracks ever since his teens. Signing to Interscope and Bad Boy Records in 2011, he released his debut album, Lace Up in 2012 to critical acclaim. A successful breakthrough, it charted among the top five on the Billboard 200. Some of the hits that it gave rise to include, Invincible (Feat. Ester Dean), and Wild Boy (Remix). From there, the rapper eventually issued his second album titled, General Admission, in the fall of 2015. A relative success, though not as much as its predecessor, it gave rise to the gold single, Till I Die.

Most recently, Machine Gun Kelly released his third studio album, Bloom on May 12, 2017. A step up from his previous endeavor, it has since sold over 500,000 copies across the country, earning it gold status in the US. Among the singles that it produced was the hit song, Bad Things (with Camila Cabello), which charted at number 4 on the Billboard Top 100. What else has the rapper been up to recently? As a featured artist, he also made an appearance in Little Mix’s track, No More Sad Songs earlier this year. Adding to that, he had also worked with Papa Roach and Ripp Flamez earlier this year.

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