Machine Gun Kelly is an American rapper and actor who rose to fame after releasing the mixtape Stamp of Approval (2006). He released his debut studio album, Lace Up, in October 2012, which yielded the singles “Wild Boy”, “Invincible”, “Stereo”, and “Hold On (Shut Up)”, debuted #4 on the US Billboard 200 chart. He won ‘Woodie of the Year’ from mtvU Woodie Awards 2013. As an actor, he made his film debut in the 2014 romantic drama Beyond the Lights. In 2018, he starred as Felix in Netflix’s Bird Box. Born Richard Colson Baker on April 22, 1990 in Houston, Texas, to missionary parents, he grew up in Los Angeles, Denver, Chicago, Cleveland and abroad. He is of American descent on his father’s side, and of Norwegian descent on his mother’s side. He attended Hamilton Middle School, a school with an ethnically diverse student body in Denver, Colorado. He has a daughter named Casie by a woman that is not known to the public.
Machine Gun Kelly Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: April 22, 1990
Birth Place: Houston, Texas, USA
Residence: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Birth Name: Richard Colson Baker
Nickname: Kells, Machine Gun Kelly, MGK, Kellz, Young Gunner
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Occupation: Rapper, Actor
Race/Ethnicity: White (Norwegian, American)
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Machine Gun Kelly Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 167.5 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 76 kg
Height in Feet: 6′ 3½”
Height in Meters: 1.92 m
Body Build/Type: Slim
Shoe Size: 12 (US)
Machine Gun Kelly Family Details:
Children: Casie Colson Baker (Daughter) (b. 2008)
Machine Gun Kelly Education:
Hamilton Middle School
Thomas Jefferson High School
Shaker Heights High School
Machine Gun Kelly Facts:
*He was born on April 22, 1990 in Houston, Texas, USA.
*His parents were missionaries.
*He was named the Hottest Breakthrough MC of 2011 by MTV on December 14, 2011.
*He won the MTVu Breaking Woodie Award in 2012.
*His song “Invincible” featuring co-writer and singer Ester Dean is the official theme song of WrestleMania XXVIII.
*He learned to speak Arabic before English.
*Visit his official website: www.machinegunkelly.com
*Follow him on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and Instagram.