Rakim Athelaston Mayers, known as ASAP Rocky, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, model, actor, and music video director. He is a member of the hip hop group A $ AP Mob, from which he took his nickname. In August 2011, Rocky's single “Peso” was leaked online and within weeks was aired on the radio. Rocky released his first Live mixtape. Love and love. An $ AP at the end of this year was widely acclaimed by critics. The success of his mixtape led to a recording deal with Polo Grounds Music, RCA Records and Sony Music Entertainment. His first studio album Long. Direct. A $ AP was also well received by critics and topped the Billboard 200 charts. The album was certified double platinum by the US Recording Industry Association and the single "Fuckin 'Problems" was nominated for Best Rap Song 2014 at the Grammy Awards. In 2015, Rocky released his second album titled At. Long.
|Born||Rakim Athelaston Mayers, October 3, 1988, Harlem, New York City, New York, U.S.|
|Other names||Lord Flacko|
|Occupation||Rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, actor, model, music video director|
|Agent||William Morris Endeavor|
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Harlem-based rapper who first gained fame with his LiveLoveA$AP mix tape. His first studio album Long. Live. ASAP debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 in 2013 and earned him a nomination for a BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist. He starred in the 2015 feature film Dope.
He turned his focus to rapping at the age of 13, after his older brother was killed.
His parents named him Rakim Mayers after hip-hop icon Rakim. He also has an older sister named Erika. In 2020, he began dating Rihanna. He previously dated model Jasmine Daniels, whom he modeled for Calvin Klein with.
He was featured on the remix to Rihanna's song, "Cockiness (Love It)" at the 2012 MTV Music Video Awards.
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- Male model of African origin
- Americans have been convicted of assault
- Rapper Gangsta
- American music video director
- East Coast hip hop musician
- RCA Records artists
- African-American record producers
Latest information about A$AP Rocky updated on June 14 2021.