|Net Worth||$1 million|
|Date of Birth||February 5, 1986|
Kevin Gates Net Worth, How did the American rapper acquire his wealth? Find out more interesting facts about Kevin Gates Net Worth and his career.
Kevin Gates Early Life
He is an American rapper and singer from Louisiana. Kevin Gates grew up with his family in Louisiana but the family later moved to Baton Rouge.
At age 17, Gates attended Baton Rouge Community College. He has an African-American and Puerto Rican ancestry.
After Kevin Gates graduated from Baton Rouge Community College, he wanted to start his career as a rapper. He is married to Dreka Haynes. The couple has two kids together. Gates first daughter’s name is Islah which is his debut studio album.
Kevin Gates Career
Kevin Jerome Gilyard popularly known as Kevin Gates was born in Louisiana on the 5th of February, 1986. He gained his recognition in 2005 when he decided to sign to the label Dead Game Records. His first album was released in 2007 titled Pick of Da Litter.
Currently, he is signed to Bread Winners and has a partnership with Atlantic Records. Kevin Gates released two mixtapes entitled Pick of Da Litter and All or Nuthin’ in 2008. He described his two mixtapes as ‘a lot of pain … a lot of true stories’.
He has always had a passion for music. Gates’ career gained success in 2012 when he signed to Lil Wayne’s music label Young Money Entertainment. Though Gates was signed, he never signed a record deal with Young Money.
Gates released several mixtapes in 2013 and he later signed with Atlantic Records. He has collaborated with famous rappers including likes of Jamie Foxx, 2 Chainz, and Ty Dolla Sign.
Then after he released The Luca Brasi Story, he gained a lot of recognition. The mixtape also made it to #17 in Billboard 200. However, with the release of his 13th mixtape Gates earned his third Billboard 200 listing in a row.
In 2015, Gates announced that his debut studio album Islah which means ‘to make better’ in Arabic also is the name of his firstborn daughter.
That same year, he dropped world-famous songs like, Really Really, 2 Phones and Time for That. His songs received commercial success, and the album sold over 112,000 copies in the first week and topped #2 on the Billboard 200 chart.
Ever since, Gates has released multiple mixtapes/albums, and sold millions of copies around the world. He has collaborated with some of the most famous rappers in the hip-hop industry.
Kevin Gates Net Worth
As of today, Kevin Gates Net Worth is $1 Million. Kevin Gates Net Worth is earned from his career as a rapper.
Kevin Jerome Gilyard is an American rapper and singer. He gained his recognition in 2005 when he decided to sign to the label Dead Game Records then after he released The Luca Brasi Story, he gained a whole lot of recognition.
As of 2020, Kevin Gates’ net worth is $1 Million.
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