Kennon Daequan Ray Jackson is one of the most loved American rappers ruling over the people’s hearts with stage name YG. His 2009 released debut single “Toot It and Boot It” is so famous that, it is still dragging him to spotlight. Although his debut single was able to secure just 67th position in the Billboard Hot 100, his 2013 single “My Nigga” reached 19th position on it. After that, he released the singles What Do You Love and Left, Right. Moreover, YG’s 2014 debut album “MY Krazy Life” established his name as a talented rapper. Further, his most recent album, “4Real 4Real which is his fourth studio album was released on May 24, 2019.
Apart from this, YG’s father had a multiply scuffle with the law and often face jail. Raising in such an environment, he also faced jail for some legal issues. Performing in club wowing large audience, YG is now one of the most popular rappers. Want to know more about this talented rapper? Below we have detailed information baout YG’s birth to his career till now.
Is YG really dating Kehlani?
You might have heard the rumors of YG and Kehlani dating each other in the previous months. Yes, the rumor has turned out to be true this Thursday on September 5, 2019. Keeping their relationship under curtains for many months, finally, they have publically announced and accepted their relationship. The mother of one daughter, Kehlani is now romantically involved in a relationship with rapper YG. The couple went public in the Kith show at New York Fashion Week where they appeared stepping out hand in hand.
The very next day, YG and Kehlani were seen more romantic as they made their red-carpet debut at the Harpers BAZAAR ICONS party. Moreover, YG kissed on the cheek of stunning Kehlani wearing a feathery red dress. Apart from this, it has come to haer that, both of them are friends for several years. Previously, Kehlani was in a relationship with Javie Youn-white who is actually her guitarist. Although Kehlani and Javie have already welcomed their baby daughter Adeya in March, they didn’t seem romantically involved with each other. However, YG and Kehnali seems to be happy together as of now.
YG’s relationships and past affairs
YG was previously in a relationship with Caetlyn Sparks. Further, Caetlyn and Yg dated each other for several years. Not much information baout Caetlyn is available as he has kept her far away from the media. Once, Yg claimed that his girlfriend Caetlyn cheated. YG was shocked by the news of his girlfriend being pregnant. Being unsure about the baby’s father, YG asked her for a blood test.
Later, it was confirmed the rapper was indeed the father, they continue their relationship. Finally, Catelyn gave birth to her second daughter in July of 2019. Previously they already welcomed a daughter. However, later they parted away. The reason for the break up is under wrap. Moreover, some people also claimed Kehlani as the reason for their separation but it is actually not. YG and Caetlyn separated before YG and Kehlani started dating each other.
YG’s Bio, Age, Nationality, Ethnicity, Parents
The American rapper YG was born as Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson on March 9, 1990. By March of 2019, he has successfully completed 29 years of his age. He was born in Compton, California, the US under the birth sign Pisces. He is popularly known for his stage name YG which stands Young Gangster. Further, he holds American nationality and belongs to black ethnicity. Yg’s father was involved in a few legal issues however his mother ran a daycare business. Besides, he hasn’t disclosed any information about his parents and siblings.
Like others’ YG’s childhood didn’t go that well. He was from a poor family and at the same time, his father used to involve in robberies and tax fraud matters. The environment was literally hampering YG. However, YG got to escape from this environment with the help of music. Putting some flash into YG’s education, he attended Paramount High School. Besides, any information related to his qualification and higher studies is not available.
Career in music
YG started his career as a teenage boy. He released his first mixtape’4Fingaz’ at the age of 18. Finally, he released his debut single ” TTot it and Boot it” in 2009. As soon as the single released, he came into the spotlight. Further, his debut single secured 67th position on the Hot 100 chart. After that, he released other notable mixtapes like 4 Hunnid Degreez, The Real 4Fingaz and Just Re’d Up part 1 and part 2. Moreover, his 2013 single “My Nigga” featuring Jeezy and Rich Homie Quan secured 19th position on the Hot 100 chart.
Apart from this, YG released his debut album”My Krazy Life” in 2014 which was listed in the top 2 on Billboard 200. In 2018, hee released singles “Big Bank”, “Handgun”, and “Lay”. Further, his most recent album, “4Real 4Real which is his fourth studio album released on May 24, 2019.
How much is YG’s Net worth and Income?
As of 2019, YG has a net worth of $3 million. His main source of income is from raps and songs. However, he also earns some additional money from sponsors and brand endorsements. Besides, he hasn’t disclosed any information baout his income. Seeing his previous years’ net worth it seems like his net worth has neither increased nor decreased from 2016.