YG (Young Gangsta) Bio, Height, Kehlani, Relationships, Net Worth

YG, Young Gansta is an American rapper who rose to the universal fame after the arrival of his hit collection, “My Krazy Life”. YG has discharged a few singles including, “Toot It and Boot It”(2009), “My Nigga”(2013), “Left, Right”. YG is more in news these days, in view of his connection with the artist, Kehlani, and their breakup. As of now, he is marked to the Youthful Jeezy’s label CTE World.

YG Bio, Age

YG was conceived on March 9, 1990, in Compton, California, US. YG’s genuine original name is Keenon Daequan Beam Jackson. His nationality is American. YG has a place with dark ethnicity while Pisces is his zodiac sign. Keenon is famously known as YG that represents Youthful Gangster. He is said to have some gang ties. This is also regularly mentioned in his music.

YG was brought up in his old neighborhood, Compton, California alongside his grandparents. His dad spent time in prison tax for fraud while his mother, Shonee Jackson worked at the popular fast foods company, McDonald’s.

When YG was only 16, he engaged in gangster and turned into a piece of the Compton-based Westside Tree Top Piru, “Bloods gang” in 2006.

What is the Height of YG?

He has a height of 5 feet and 10 inches and weighs 69 kg. YG has a body estimation of 35-25-40 inches with 14 inches as his bicep size.

YG Career

YG commenced his expert profession with the arrival of his first introduction collection, “I’m 4rm Bompton” in 2012.YG was included on Yo Gotti’s “Act Right” that crested at number 100 on the Billboard Hot 100. In August 2013, YG was noticeably highlighted on the CTE World mixtape, “Boss Yo Life Up Gang”.Shortly after, YG discharged his collection’s lead single, “My Nigga” that topped at no. 19 on the US Billboard hot 100.

On December 10, 2013, YG discharged his subsequent single, “Left, Right”. On January 25, 2012, during one of the shooting of YG’s music video, “I’m a Thug”, the genuine shots were discharged which later on got delayed and shut by the police. On June 12, 2015, YG was shot at a recording studio in Studio City, California that made three injuries in his hip. Nonetheless, YG came back to the studio the following day.

YG performing live on stage
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YG made his breakout profession after he discharged his collection, “My Krazy Life” on February 18, 2014.YG discharged the single, “Cash Money” and “Twist My Fingaz” in July 2015. He then discharged his subsequent single, “I Want a Benz” highlighting rappers Nipsey Hussle and 50 Cent on December 12, 2015, YG’s second studio collection, “Still Brazy” was discharged on June 17, 2016.YG likewise discharged his singles, “Why You Always Hatin?” and “Black Friday” in 2016 and “Just Re’d Up 3” in 2017.

Later, he was included in Mariah Carey’s tune, “I Don’t” on February 3, 2017. Around the same time 2018, YG discharged his third studio collection, “Stay Dangerous”.

On April 3, 2019, YG declared the sudden collection, “4Real 4Real” via Twitter that was released on May 24 due to the death of his friend, Nipsy Hussle.

Who is YG dating?

The 29 matured West Coast rapper, YG is involved with the well-known artist, Kehlani. Kehlani has as of now affirmed dating YG on September 6, 2019, through her Instagram account as she has posted a couple of the photographs of her and YG together inscribing, “the cats out of the bag”. Although they had a pretty hasty breakup that was made public on 18th February.

YG is the dad of two little girls named Harmony and Vibe Jackson. YG was in a long-term relationship with Catelyn Sparks as they invited their second little girl on July 13, 2019. Besides, Kehlani just brought forth her first child in March 2019 with Javie White.

YG and Kehlani Brekup

He released a duet with her in the valentines day titled “Konclusions”. But, just after three days, she accused YG of chasing clout by being in a relationship with her through a song titled “Valentine’s Day (Shameful)”.

Kehlani's song “Valentine’s Day (Shameful)” cover art.
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Caption: Kehlani’s song “Valentine’s Day (Shameful)” cover art.

Though she doesn’t explicitly name YG, the song details his cheating and also the fact that she stood still by him and provided him with a helping hand as he battled with addiction problems. At the beginning of the track, she shared, “I am making amends with myself/Forgiving me for loving you/I took a risk-loving loudly, defending you proudly/Ignoring all the signs.” She went further to say, “Wish I didn’t check your text when you were drunk asleep/ I’ve seen everything that I ain’t wanna see/ That I needed to see, that I needed to be.”

What is YG’s Net Worth?

As of 2020, he has an estimated net worth of $3 million.

Is YG active on Instagram?

YG is active on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and SoundCloud. He has 6.8 million followers on his Instagram account, he has 3.8 million followers on his Twitter account. Also, he has more than 3 million followers on his Facebook account. Likewise, he has a strong following of 222k followers on his SoundCloud account with 167 tracks.


Facts of Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson

  • Gender Male
  • full nameKeenon Daequan Ray Jackson
  • nicknamesYoung Gangster (YG)
  • birthplaceCompton, California, United States
  • Date of Birth March 03, 1990
  • Age 34 years 2 months
  • Horoscope Pisces
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Aquamarine
  • Lucky Color Sea Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Cancer, Scorpio
  • ethnicity / ethnic backgroundBlack
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$3 million
  • professionRapper
  • weight69 Kg
  • height5 feet 10 inches
  • body measurements35-25-40 inches
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBlack
  • biceps size14 inches

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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