ASAP Rocky is an American rapper, best known as a member of the hip hop collective A$AP Mob, from which he adopted a record deal with Polo Grounds and RCA, the same labels that helped launch A$AP Worldwide. His debut studio album Long. Live. A$AP (2013) achieved remarkable success and debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200. The album was certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and its hit single “Fuckin’ Problems” was nominated for Best Rap Song at the 2014 Grammy Awards. In 2015, Rocky starred as Dom in the indie comedy-drama, Dope.
Born Rakim Athelaston Mayers on October 3, 1988 in Harlem, New York City, New York, to parents Renee Black and Adrian “Duke” Mayers, his older brother, Ricky Mayers, was killed in Harlem when Mayers was 13. He also has a younger sister named Erika. Rocky began dating Rihanna in 2020. He previously dated model Jasmine Daniels.
ASAP Rocky Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 3 October 1988
Birth Place: Harlem, New York City, New York, USA
Birth Name: Rakim Athelaston Mayers
Nicknames: A$AP Rocky, Lord Flacko, AP, A$AP Mob, Always Strive
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Occupation: Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record producer, Model, Actor, Music video director
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
ASAP Rocky Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 163 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 74 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 10½”
Height in Meters: 1.79 m
Body Build/Type: Slim
Shoe Size: 11 (US)
ASAP Rocky Family Details:
Father: Adrian “Duke” Mayers
Mother: Renee Black (Nurse’s Assistant)
Siblings: Ricky Mayers (Late Older Brother), Erika B. Mayers (Younger Sister)
Others: ASAP Nast (Rapper) (Cousin)
ASAP Rocky Education:
Bayard Rustin Educational Complex
ASAP Rocky Facts:
*He was born on October 3, 1988 in Harlem, New York City, New York, USA.
*His parents named him Rakim Athelaston Mayers after hip-hop icon Rakim.
*He turned his focus to rapping at the age of 13, after his older brother was killed.
*He released his debut mixtape Live. Love. A$AP in 2011.
*His cousin is a fellow ASAP Mob member, ASAP Nast.
*Visit his official website: www.asapmob.com
*Follow him on Twitter, YouTube, SoundCloud, Facebook and Instagram.