YoungBoy Never Broke Again is a famous American rapper. His fame rose when he released his record titled Homicide which he collaborated with Scotty Cain. The song got more than 3.5 million views on YouTube. He was barely 18 when he had fathered four children with four different baby mamas. He dropped mixtape album Life Before Fame in 2015 which he wrote primarily when he was locked up in juvenile detention center.
In that year he dropped a total of 5 mixtapes while sleeping in an air mattress in his friend’s house. He spent most of his days driving allover his native Baton Rouge, Louisiana spending as much as 12 hours in a car doing gigs for between $ 500 to $ 1, 500 a pop. As word of his music spread so did his influence. As he was ascending to the big leagues he was then arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Home Town, Real Name, Siblings
Young Boy Never Broke Again was born Kentrell De Sean Gaulden on October 20, 1999 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is 20 years old at the time of this article.
He lives in the Northern side of the town called Chippewa 38th Street, location he used for his music video Wat Chu Gone Do. He has two siblings; a sister and a brother. Most of his childhood he lived with his mother only and without a father because he was imprisoned for 55 years.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Growing Up In Violence
NBA Young Boy was raised in a violent environment with his eldest sister allegedly roughing him up when he was a little boy causing him to hate women for some time. His mama would also give him a whooping in their house in Scotlandville in Baton Rouge. The violent environment was extended to the street where he got into brawls and eventually wrestling the other kids.
When he was 4 years old, he broke his neck when wrestling other kids. To recover properly from the injury, he was put in a halo brace which was screwed into his head leaving scars on his face.
Because of the violence at home, he decided to live with the grand mother because she could spoil him. He moved to Chippewa, the 38th Street. The grandma loved him and fed him but they did not have finer things in life. He described his surrounding in an interview with Genius as slums with no fancy clothes or shoes until he made it as a rapper. Speaking of where he came from NBA Young Boy said;
“I come from a rare place. It is a different culture, different atmosphere, police crooked. Different emojis, and when I say emojis, I mean personalities”
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Early Rapping Career
He started writing at 7 years old when he wrote his first song titled For A Reason when he was in the first or the second grade. At the age of 11, he knew that singing is what he wanted to do and what he wanted to be. When he was 8 years old, his father was arrested and sentenced to a 55 years in prison for a robbery gone wrong. His grand mother passed away for heart failure in 2010 which left young Kentrell to take care of himself ans staying at his friend’s house. He could cut grass in his neighbourhood an hang out with his childhood friends until today; Thirty Three, Lil Ben and Buma.
These three did whatever it took to make a living which included stealing a car battery out of an eighteen wheeler and selling to pay for time in the studio.
Young Boy NBA dropped out of school in the 8th or 9th grade an bought a microphone from Walmart, downloaded a recording software and started making songs for himself. It was around this time that he came up with moniker of NBA (Never Broke Again) Young Boy. He was arrested for robbery and sent to juvenile prison. He was then given 6 months sentence in Tullos Louisiana. It is in prison that he started taking songwriting seriously. In prison, he put the songs together to come up with his first bug mixtape he called Life Before Fame which he dropped in 2015.
His mom and friends helped him for the studio time for the project that would change his life. Strings of other mixtapes followed including Mind of a Menace, Mind of a Menace 2 and Before I Go. Then Young Boy attracted attention with his October 2016 drop of 38 Baby mixtape whose vide has since then gone viral with 5 million views on YouTube. One week later he dropped another mixtape Mind of a Menace 3.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Legal Issues
A month Later, he was arrested under suspicion of attempted murder in a drive by shooting. He served 5 moths and was released in May 2017 after taking a plea deal. While locked up, he continued to write songs which he dropped as mixtapes when he got out. A week upon being released, he dropped the single Untouchable.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Children
Yong Boy when is not locked up or making music, he is a big hit with the ladies having fathered four sons with four different baby mamas. The children’s names’ are Kayden, Kamron, Taylin, Kamiri and daughter Armani. The pressure of being a provider got to him and he said in the interview that:
“I got f**n children, I got family that depend on me, I got a mama who don’t like to work, I got a baby momma that got three kids, two of them from me. Everybody depend on me. I can’t f**k up. I ain’t the only person that I’m hurting. If I was given a billion dollar to do life in jail, I’d do it and give that s**t to my fam.”
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Deals And Collaborations
He signed a $ 2 million deal with Atlantic Records. He would go on to collaborate with the likes of Meek Mill, 21 Savage, Young Thug, Boosie Badazz, Yo Gotti and more. He switched his moniker from NBA Young Boy to Young Boy Never Broke Again due to certain copyright infringement from the NBA.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Girlfriend
Young Boy is not married, but he was in a relationship with his Instagram model girlfriend Megan Denise before they broke up and he is now dating the boxing superstar former champion Floyd Mayweather Jr’s daughter Ya Ya.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Net Worth
His estimated worth as at 2020 is more than $ 6 million. It could be more or it could be less. The following is our breakdown according to what we could gather from different sites; Young Boy NBA signed a joint venture deal with Atlantic Records worth $ 2 million; in his debut album known as Till death call me has sold more than 1 million units; it is estimated from the booking sites that to book Young Boy Never Broke Again for a show goes for around $ 100, 000;
On streams, Young Boy earns quite a lot of money; on Spotify Young Boy Never Broke Again has 15.7 million streams per month which translates to $ 62, 800 per month; Apple Music has unknown amount of streams but it was established that it is half the numbers in Spotify per month which translate to $ 31, 400 per month. On YouTube, Young Boy Never Broke Again has 121 million view per month. At the rate of $ 3 CPM he earns $ 369, 800 per month.
Therefore, if he does two shows and earns from the stream Young Boy Never Broke Again would earn a total of about $ 663, 300 per month which is $ 7, 959, 600 per year. He signed a 360 deal with Atlantic Records. A 360 deal unlike music label deal, the company will not only have a percentage of proceeds from earnings from your music but any other earning you bring in outside the music. Atlantic records takes a percentage of all earning he gets and after taxes, the amount is reduced from the initial gross sum total which is why the earnings are estimated to be $ 6 million.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again House
Young Boy Never Broke Again lives in a 9, 000 square foot mansion 30 minutes drive from Baton Rouge. It is not known whether the apartment is rented or owned by the rapper. It was built by former NBA basket ball player, the late John Hot Rod Williams who passed away in 2015. the house sits on a 3 acres of land. The house features; 6 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, a gunite swimming pool with a waterfall, an enclosed 63 by 63 basketball court and an outdoor tennis court. The value of the house is estimated to be valued at between $ 666, 000-905, 000.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Car Collection
Young Boy Never Broke Again has in his car collection the following cars; a Lamborghini and a G-Wagon. It is not clear to us whether these two cars are rented or owned by him. However, he owns a Mercedes Maybach S 650 valued at $ 202, 550 which features a comfortable premium interior. He also owns a Rolls Royce Cullinan truck valued at $ 325, 000 with a 563 horse power. In his collection he has a 2018 McLaren 570S value at $ 192, 000, a Z06 Chevrolet Corvette worth $ 85, 000, a Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat of $ 70, 000 and a Bentley Continental G7 valued at $ 200, 000.
If Young Boy Never Broke Again bought all these cars in his collection, they would have cost him about $ 1, 000, 000 dollars at the time. He also purchased a type of Mercedes for his baby mama and a Porsche Panamera valued at $ 100, 000 for his girlfriend Ya Ya who is the daughter of the former boxing world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Jewellery
Young Boy Never Broke Again has in his collection jewellery costing over $ 1 million. He has the Notorious Young Thug chain valued at $ 150, 000, his signature NBA Young Boy chain diamond coated of unknown value but approximated not to be less than $ 70, 000.
He has NBA Never Broke Again chain with gold and yellow diamonds whose value is unknown. Among others he also has Rose Baby 38 chain which was specially made for him and whose value is approximated to be not less than $ 80, 000.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Clothes And Pets
Young Boy Never Broke Again dons designer clothes ranging from Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace , Givenchy Paris among others. It is approximated that his wardrobe does not cost less than $ 350, 000. Young Boy owns two pets, a small tiger, and a small dog.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Merchandise
Young Boy has his clothing line: he sells his hats, shirts, hoodies, jackets and many other products. You can purchase his merchandise through his official website. Also, you can get his songs on Amazon.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Songs
Young Boy has so many songs under his name, but there are a number of them that have topped charts and got millions of views on downloads: they include:
Outside Today, Love is Poison, No Smoke, Solar Eclipse, Untouchable, Graffiti, You The One, War with us, RIDE, and I Ain’t Hiding.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Social Media Presence
Young Boy is active on social media. His Facebook fan page has 620k followers, 3.8 million on Instagram, 1.95 million subscribers on YouTube and 896k followers on Twitter. The rapper does not have a Snapchat account.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again Phone Number, Address, Email
Many people have been searching for NBA Young Boy’s phone number, email address, and home address on social media and search engines. Do not trust anyone that shares his number; it is a scam.
The Best Quotes From NBA YoungBoy
“You cannot accomplish anything without loyalty. All things will be salty.”
“You cannot be doing and choosing the same, thing over and over again and expect an alternative result; you will only be damaging yourself instead of loving yourself.”
“I do not like music, I will create a song and if I like it, I’ll dig it, but after several plays, I do not like it again.”
NBA Yong Boy is an interesting young American rapper with a lot of potentials. He is among the new breed of rappers who have changed the face of hip-hop. Also, he is young, a true source of inspiration that you can become anything you want in this world, age does not matter. Even after dropping out of school, hard work, commitment, and loyalty have helped him become a successful rapper and an entrepreneur.
There is so much that young people can learn from this incredible artist. Even despite a couple of mishaps throughout his life, he has managed to get off the dirt of his shoulder and focused on his music career. This shows that drugs and violence lead people to nowhere.