Rakim Athelaston Mayers, known professionally as ASAP Rocky, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, model, actor, and music video director.
Facts of ASAP Rocky
|Full Name:||ASAP Rocky|
|Age:||32 years 6 months|
|Birth Date:||October 03, 1988|
|Birth Place:||Harlem, New York ,US|
|Relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is gay ?:||No|
|Father's Name:||Adrian Mayers|
|Mother's Name:||Step mother ( Kari Mayers)|
|Height / How tall :||5.10 inch|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Gemini|
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Rakim Mayers famed as Asap Rocky is a famous American rapper, songwriter, record producer, as well as actor. He is well-known for his mixtape Live Love Asap (2011) and first debut album ‘Long. Live. Asap'(2013) which became an instant hit and tops the chart on the Billboard 200 in 2013. He released his second studio album titled At. Long. Last. A$AP in 2015. He has also directed music videos for himself, Danny Brown, SpaceGhostPurrp, and other A$AP Mob members. He is also nicknamed LORD FLACKO, A$AP ROCKY, A$AP, A$AP MOB. Overall, he is a very talented and successful rapper.
ASAP Rocky arrested in Sweden on suspicion of assault
ASAP Rocky has been arrested in Sweden and accused of aggravated assault. Prosecutors say it’s to do with a fight on Sunday in the capital Stockholm, where he’d been playing at a festival called Smash. A video, since published online, appears to show him punching another man in the street. But the rapper has also put videos of his own up on social media. He says they’re from before the fight and they show the man following him. Sweden’s Prosecution Authority says ASAP Rocky, real name Rakim Mayers, is one of four people who’ve been arrested. In the videos on ASAP Rocky’s Instagram, he and the people he’s with repeatedly tell a pair of men to stop following them. One of the men, though, accuses the rapper’s team of breaking his headphones. In the caption for the first video, ASAP Rocky writes: “We don’t know these guys and we didn’t want trouble. They followed us for four blocks”.
What is the real name of ASAP Rocky?
His real name is Rakim Mayers and his other name is Lord Flacko.
How old is ASAP Rocky?
Rocky celebrated his 30th birthday as of October 2018.
Early Life of Asap Rocky
Asap Rocky was born on 3rd October 1988, in the Harlem neighborhood of New York City, US. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is Black. His father, Adrian Mayers was from Barbados who died in 2012. He has an older brother, Ricky Mayers, and an older sister, Erica B. Mayers. He has a stepmother named Kari Mayers. His religion is Christian and his horoscope sign is Libra. There is no information regarding his schooling and college life.
Body Measurements (Height, Weight, and more)
ASAP Rocky is a very handsome rapper with an average height of 5 ft 10 in and a balanced weight of around 74 kg. He has got a very charming smile with black hair and dark brown eyes. He fits in 10, 5 (US) or 45 (EU), or 10 (UK) shoe size. His body build is Slim.
The career of ASAP Rocky
- Rocky joined a group of rappers based in Harlem known as ASAP Mob from which he adopted the nickname ASAP in the year 2007.
- In 2011 he released two singles “Purple swag’ and ‘Peso’ which became the street anthem by then in New York.
- In October, he released the mixtape single ‘Live.Love.Asap’ which became an instant hit and went on to sign a $3 million record deal with RCA Records and Polo Grounds Music.
- On December 5, he was nominated for BBC’s Sound of 2012 poll.
- He then released his debut solo album Long Live Asap on 13th January 2013, which include four hit singles four singles: “Goldie,” “Wild for the Night,” “Fashion Killa” and “F****n’ Problems”.
- This album tops Billboard 200 chart and selling 3 million copies in the US alone.
- He released another studio album in 2014, At.Long.Last.A$AP and went on to give many instant hits like ‘Lead single’, “Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2.
- He released “5IVE $TAR$” on 23rd January 2018.
- He released a second single: “ASAP Forever” on 5th April 2018.
- He released Testing to generally positive reviews from critics on 25th May 2018.
- Rocky and Tyler, The Creator announced a collaborative project, WANGSAP, by releasing a music video of a remix of Monika’s “Knock Knock” named “Potato Salad” on AWGE’s “AWGE DVD (Vol. 3)” on 23rd July 2018.
Net Worth, Salary, Source of earning
Being a famous and successful rapper, Rocky has been able to accumulate a net worth of $6 million as of 2019 but his present salary is still unknown. It will be added soon. His source of earning is from his rapping career.
Marital Status, Girlfriend, Wife, Dating
Asap Rocky is not married yet and he is still to get married but he has been dating Australian rapper Iggy Azalea since June 2011. Moreover, he has dated celebrity likes Tahiry Jose (2014-2017), Chanel Iman (2012-2014), Teyana Taylor (2004-2006), and Madison Skylar. He was also seen hooking up with Kylie Jenner in 2015. There is no information about ASAP Rocky’s partners or girlfriends right now. However, he is now assumed to be single.