Kentrell DeSean Gaulden (born October 20, 1999), known professionally as YoungBoy Never Broke Again 1 2 (also known as NBA YoungBoy or simply YoungBoy), is an American rapper , singer , and songwriter Between 2015 and 2017, Gaulden would release eight independent mixtapes locally and online, and steadily garner a cult following through his work. The Baton Rouge native delivers 18 hard-hitting tracks, with only two features from Quando Rondo and NoCap. NBA delves into his superstardom, haters, legal troubles and — of course — never being broke again over victorious trap beats. The mixtape includes the previously released single, Slime Mentality.” Listen to the full album below.
According to TMZ, YoungBoy’s girlfriend did not want to press charges, but the grand jury proceeded with the indictment. TMZ also obtained footage of what appears to be YoungBoy severely beating a young woman in a hotel hallway.
Elsewhere on the chart, you’ll find Post Malone trailing YoungBoy at No. 2 with his Hollywood’s Bleeding effort earning 99,000 equivalent album units. Summer Walker‘s Over iI, falls from its No. 2 debut to No. 3 with 78,000 units in its second week while DaBaby’s former No. 1 KIRK sits at No. 4 with 55,000 units.
The project, which arrived on October 11th, now debuts at the top of the Billboard 200 albums chart with 110,000 equivalent album units in its first week. Naturally, YoungBoy only managed to pull out 3,000 in pure album sales with the remainder of the amount being dominated by digital streaming, translating to 144.7 million on-demand audio streams for the album’s 18 tracks.
YoungBoy tells in his interviews about his mother, late grandmother and siblings. But he keeps in privacy all the info about his father. He even doesn’t publicise his dad’s name. But in one of his songs there’s a line about his father, from which it comes clear, that his father is serving 55-year-term in prison. That’s his uncle told him, when he asked about his dad. NBA YoungBoy’s dad participated in a robbery and was put into jail, when Kentrell was just 8.
NBA Youngboy, who also goes by the stage name YoungBoy Never Broke Again” was scheduled to perform at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens. YoungBoy Never Broke Again has officially joined the ranks of artists who lay claim to No. 1 albums.
Police are still working out exactly who was at the center of the shooting and how events unfolded. However, some local news outlets have reported that the incident erupted from a dispute between NBA Youngboy’s entourage and that of Tee Grizzley Though the pair once collaborated on a track called Hard Body” , they apparently had a falling out over money.
Kentrell Gaulden (born October 20, 1999), known professionally as YoungBoy Never Broke Again is an American rapper. Hailing from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, he takes strong influence from the cities established MCs, namely Boosie Badazz and Kevin Gates. He is best known for his songs “No Smoke”, “Diamond Teeth Samurai”, and “Outside Today”, which has peaked at number 31 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again finished atop the Billboard 200 with his latest album AI Youngboy 2 in its debut week. The follow-up to the 2017 mixtape AI YoungBoy earned 110,000 equivalent album units with just 3,000 coming from traditional album sales.
NBA YoungBoy, who recently refused from the first part of his stage moniker NBA (Never Broke Again)” to avoid possible confusion with basketball league, had a tough childhood. He was raised by his maternal grandmother, while his father was put into jail and his mother left the family.
The 15-track mixtape includes two of his hugely successful singles, Untouchable ” and Graffiti ,” as well as featured appearances from Yo Gotti and Pewee Longway. AI YOUNGBOY celebrates its release with yet another stellar visual for No Smoke.” The David G directed video premiered yesterday exclusively via YoungBoy’s Official YouTube channel Formerly known as NBA YoungBoy, the 17-year-old Baton Rouge, based rapper has also announced plans for a U.S. tour this fall.
Today, YoungBoy has a reason to celebrate because of an accomplishment connected to music. His AI YoungBoy 2 project debuted atop the Billboard 200 with 110,000 equivalent album units.
Most recently, NBA YoungBoy has been sued for allegedly wrecking a leased Lamborghini while street racing in June of 2017. On February 25, 2018, he was arrested due to warrants out for his arrest in Georgia. These warrants include charges of kidnapping, assault, and weapons violations.
Kamiri is the youngest son of YoungBoy. He was born by his girlfriend Starr. He is usually nicknamed as K3. As for now, Kentrell Gaulden has four sons and three baby moms. It seems that the rapper created a kind of his personal harem. He stays in touch with all mothers of his sons. In future he plans to buy a big house, where all members of his family, including his mother, siblings, sons and mothers of his sons would live together.
NBA YoungBoy is just 18 years old, but he is a father of 4 sons. Kayden is one of them, born to the popular rapper by his ex-girlfriend Nisha. The famous rapper, whose real name is Kentrell DeSean Gaulden, and she had been in relations during several years. Kentrell spent a lot of time with Kayden and his younger brothers. He fed his kids from a bottle himself. But if he needed to change diapers, he asked his housemaid Montana to help him.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again has returned with a mixtape titled AI YoungBoy 2. His first project of 2019 arrives a few months after he spent about 90 days in jail for a probation violation.
Ken is NBA YoungBoy’s small brother. He appeared in his brother’s music video Wat Chu Gone Do” as a younger version of Kentrell. The rapper spends a lot of time with his younger sibling. He is ready to support him instead of their imprisoned dad.
The judge had given Gaulden a suspended 10-year prison term in August 2017 and put him on probation for three years after he pleaded guilty earlier that year to aggravated assault with a firearm in a 2016 drive-by shooting on Kentucky Street in Baton Rouge. She has continued revisit the conditions of his probation, most recently considering whether to revoke it entirely and send Gaulden to prison for 10 years.
The rapper, 19-year-old Kentrell Gaulden, was fired on from a Cadillac Escalade as he left Trump International Beach Resort. Kaylyn Marie Long was hit in the shooting, while another bullet grazed a five-year-old child. Members of the rapper’s entourage returned fire, accidentally killing a 43-year-old bystander, Mohamad Jradi.
Rapper YoungBoy is no different from other senior rappers who had a rough time growing up, and was detained countless times for violence-related cases. In November 2016, he was arrested before taking to the stage at a concert in Austin, Texas , and jailed for eight months for attempted murder. On 23rd August 2017 he was perhaps somewhat lucky when a Baton Rouge judge sentenced him to a suspended 10- year jail term and three active years of probation, for his involvement in a South Baton Rouge street shooting.
The youth in Hip-Hop continues to show how strong they are. YoungBoy Never Broke Again has hit No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart for the first time in his career with AI YoungBoy 2.
Baton Rouge rapper NBA YoungBoy was released from jail in Baton Rouge early Thursday after completing a 90-day term a judge ordered him to serve following multiple motions from prosecutors to revoke his probation in a 2016 nonfatal shooting case, alleging he had violated its conditions several times in recent months.
He attended Scotlandville Magnet High School ,before dropping out from the ninth grade. He decided to pursue his music passion, and teamed up with friends to form the band NBA. He faced challenges raising money for a studio session, so at one time Monique, the mother of his friend, NBA 3Three paid for his studio time. In one instance, YoungBoy NBA and his crew stole a car battery; later he was arrested for shooting and driving in Kentucky Street, the police stating that he was in the company of three people including the driver, and he was sentenced to juvenile detention in Tallulah, Louisiana. It was during his six-month confinement that he wrote lyrics for what would later be his debut mixtape.
Last month, police in Tallahassee arrested the rapper formerly known as NBA YoungBoy. He was a fugitive in Georgia with with outstanding assault, weapons violations, and kidnapping charges.
The judge decided in June not to revoke his probation, but did sentence him to the 90 days jail time in response to prosecutors’ claims that he violated multiple conditions of the arrangement, including social media use, gun possession and associating with certain individuals.
In addition to his debut studio album and new mixtape AI YoungBoy 2, YoungBoy Never Broke Again has placed an additional 10 titles on the Billboard 200 in just over two years. Throughout his career, the rapper has pushed seven projects into the top 40 on the chart.
There are flickers of the Baton Rouge titans Lil Boosie and Kevin Gates in his melodic approach, but YoungBoy Never Broke Again — his name was originally NBA YoungBoy, but he changed it to one less likely to be legally contested — has more in common with an occasional moralist like Kodak Black , another young Southern rapper recently released from jail. He also has some of the bleakness that’s been central to the rise of 21 Savage, who raps with an almost gothic severity.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again has returned with his first project since being released from jail back in August The sequel to 2017’s AI YoungBoy, his newest project finds the Baton Rouge prodigy getting introspective about the difficulties he’s faced over the past year. The tracklist includes previously released single “Slime Mentality,” as well as guest features from Quando Rondo and NoCap. Earlier this month, YoungBoy teamed up with Juice WRLD for a new collaboration called ” Bandit ,” which does not appear on AI YoungBoy 2 but could potentially appear on Juice WRLD’s recently announced second album of the year Stream AI YoungBoy 2 below.
When the Hot 100 refreshes again in a little while, YoungBoy Never Broke Again may find his name in several spots on the songs ranking, as his music was consumed by millions during the last tracking frame.