NBA Youngboy (born October 20, 1999) is an American Rapper, Singer, and Songwriter from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is popular for his song “Outside Today“. It topped at number 31 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The 19-year-old also known by his stage name “YoungBoy Never Broke Again”.
Furthermore, this Rapper started his career by releasing his first mixtape “Life Before Fame” in 2015. Later, he published some more mixtapes like Mind of a Menace, Mind of a Menace 2, and Before I Go. Moreover, he first gained fame for his “38 Baby” released in October 2016.
His real full birth name is Kentrell DeSean Gaulden. In December 2016, Kentrell caught in Austin, Texas on suspicion of attempted first-degree murder. He accused of his connection with an alleged drive-by shooting.
In addition, the rapper also published two mixtapes Before I Go: Reloaded and Mind of a Menace 3: Reloaded during his stay in jail. On August 3, 2017, Youngboy released his mixtape titled “A.I. YoungBoy“. It also got a position 24 on the Billboard 200. YoungBoy was in prison from December 2016 to August 2017.
YoungBoy Never Broke Again also arrested at The Moon nightclub in Tallahassee before his concert on February 25, 2018. The rapper was accused of assault, weapons violations, and kidnapping. His debut studio album “Until Death Call My Name” released on April 2018.
This album got a lot of success. In fact, the rapper also published four EPs 4Respect, 4Freedom, 4Loyalty, and 4WhatImportant in 2018. Recently, Gaulden recently captured at Atlanta hotel on drug and disorderly conduct charges.
The incident happened on Monday (February 11, 2019) at a hotel in downtown Atlanta. According to the Atlanta Police Department, a housekeeper entered his room after knocking a couple of times. The 19-year-old singer was with a woman identified as Starr Thigpen.
Later, the rapper told Thigpen to get the housekeeper out of the room. However, Thigpen assaulted the housekeeper and hit her on the face. Youngboy and Starr later took to the City of Atlanta Jail.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
Rapper Kentrell DeSean Gaulden was born on the 20th of October 1999 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States. Therefore, NBA Youngboy’s age is 19 years old, as of 2018. The singer was raised by his maternal grandmother. His mother name is Sherhonda Gaulden.
Furthermore, Kentrell’s father sentenced to 55 years in jail. As of education, he dropped out of school in ninth grade. Youngboy told his mom he wanted to concentrate on his music career.
However, YoungBoy Never Broke Again got arrested for robbery. Gaulden moved to a detention center in Tallulah, Louisiana. After his release, the rapper’s grandmom passed away due to heart failure. Later, the singer started to live with his friend named NBA 3Three aka OG 3Three.