Kevin Gates Net Worth,Early Life,Career & Marriage Life

Kevin gates Born February 5, 1986 birthplace New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S Age 34 years old genres hip hop occupation Rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur Years active 2007- present Labels Associated acts Dead games, Atlantic, Breadwinners NBA YoungBoy, Gudda Gudda, Rico love Starlito, Boosie Badazz.

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Kevin Gates: Net Worth,Early Life,Career & Marriage Life

Kevin Gates

Name Kevin Jerome Gilyard
Born February 5, 1986
Age 34 years old
birth PlaceNew Orleans, Louisiana, U.S
genres hip hop
occupation Rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur
Years active 2007- present
Labels Associated actsDead games, Atlantic, Breadwinners NBA YoungBoy, Gudda Gudda, Rico love Starlito, Boosie Badazz.
MotherMartha Green Gates
Net worth$2 million

Kevin Gates Early Life

Kevin gates is a rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, what not a multi-Kevin is a rapper, singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, what not a multi-talented man was born on February 5, 1986. He is a Moroccan. His father was an African, and his mother was from Puerto Rican.

After his birth, his family shifted to Baton Rouge. He had a very turbulent upbringing. In 1999 at the age of 13, he got arrested because he ” joyriding ” as a passenger. After this incident, he lost all connection with his father, but later as a teenager, he reconnected. When he was 14 years old, he lost his father because of AIDS.

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He was not interested in studying further and barely attended college at the Baton Rouge community. He spent almost 31 months in prison in between the year 2008 to 2011, during the imprisonment he got a master’s degree in psychology through a prison program and was then released because of his decent behavior.


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Kevin Gates’s Career

He started his career in 2007 by signing to local labels like Dead Game records. In the mid-2000s, his career blossomed when he was associated with Baton Rouge natives Boosie Badazz and Webbie. ‘Pick of da litter’ was a mixtape which was released in 2007 and another was ‘All or Nuthin’ which released in 2008.

After he came out of prison he immediately started working towards music, and in 2012 he just caught everyone’s attention by his mixtape’ make Em believe ‘and Lil Wayne’s record label young money entertainment but later on nothing happened. Birdman gave him the idea to start his record label. 2013-2014 He released a mixtape named ‘The Luca Brasi Story ‘ via his associated record label Breadwinners in 2013, but the mixtape didn’t survive as it was poorly criticized.

In 2013 only Rolling stone named Single mixtape “Wylin” was titled as the 40th best song. 2015 -2019 In 2015, he released a song ‘Kno One’ and a mixtape ‘Murder for hire,’ in 2016, his first studio album turns to be a massive hit, which was titled “Islah.”He went to prison in 2017, and from behind bars, he released his mixtape through his wife Dreka, ” By Any Means2″.”Chained to the city” was released in 2018. On may 31,2019 recently he released his second EP, the title was “Only The Generals Gon Understand “and again in 2019 on June 28 he released a single named “Push it” from his second album “I’m him.”

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Kevin Gates Controversies And Scandals

This 33-year-old man who is very famous for his music is very controversial person, he has been involved in several scandals and many controversies since his early life, he became such a negative character among people because he admitted that he had some sexual relations with his cousin, he gained lot of negative publicity after this, in 2008 he went to prison and in 2015 again.

Prison became his second home as he went to jail in 2016 for kicking a fan brutally during his stage performance on October 26, he was in jail for straight 180 days. From a 2013 incident in 2017, he was prisoned for a long period of 30 months for gun charges.

Kevin Gates’s Marriage Life

His longtime girlfriend Dreka Haynes is his soulmate, now his wife, they dated each other for a long time and got married in 2015, on October 17.also they both together have children, they have two children Islah Keren and Khaza Kamil Gates. Gates and his children changed to Muslim along with his wife in 2016 since September.

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Kevin Gates Net worth

The much talented and controversial rapper Kevin gates earned a lot of fame as well as wealth through his musical career, his mixtapes and albums were such massive hits that they made Kevin a millionaire, he charges quite a big amount of $15,000 to $30,000 for events and shows.

His estimated net worth is almost $1.5 million, he has his own energy drink “I don’t get tired ” which adds to his millions, he is known for his luxurious life and car collection of eye-opening, and jaw-dropping Porsche 911, Corvette ZR1, and Corvette ZO1.

Kevin Gates’s Life Facts
  • The tall, dark, handsome guy who is a talented rapper stands tall with the height of 6ft and 2inch (1.88m) with an average body build.
  • His weight is 80 kg, 176 lbs.
  • He has brown eyes and known for his love for tattoos, which is all over his body, showing all his thoughts and emotions.
  • He was negatively criticized for making a sexual relationship with his cousin.
  • He was known for his aggression, too, because he misbehaved with a fan by kicking him and went to jail.
  • He started rapping at his teenage when he was just 14 years old.

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