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YG Biography / Wiki

Born on March 9, 1990, Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson, better known by his stage name YG, is an American rapper and actor who is famous for his debut single, “Toot It and Boot It” featuring Ty Dolla Sign, which peaked at number 67 on the  Billboard  Hot 100. He released mixtapes such as The Real 4Fingaz, Just Re’d Up, Just Re’d Up 24 Hunnid Degreez, and many others.

In June 2013, he signed a deal to Young Jeezy’s imprint CTE World. His 2013 single, “My Nigga” featuring Jeezy and Rich Homie Quan, peaked at number 19 on the US Billboard Hot 100.   Later in 2014, he was featured on his highest-charting single to date, “Don’t Tell ‘Em”, with American singer Jeremih, peaking at number 6 on the Hot 100. His fourth studio album, 4Real 4Real, was released on May 24, 2019.

YG Family / Siblings / Religion

YG was born in Compton, California. His name YG stands for “Young Gangster.” Jackson joined the Bloods gang in 2006 at age 16. His father served time in jail for tax fraud. There is not much information about YG’s family and educational details.

YG Wife / Girlfriend / Affairs

YG was dating singer Kehlani but the relationship ended some time after he was caught cheating.

YG Age / Net Worth / 2020

As of 2020, YG is 30 years load and has net worth of $5 million.

Profile / Wiki

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson
  • Nick Names: YG
  • Birthday: March 9, 1990
  • Age in 2020: 30
  • Birth Place: Compton, California, U.S.
  • School: N/A
  • College/University: N/A
  • Education: N/A
  • Profession:  American rapper and actor
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Black
  • Religion: N/A
  • Zodiac: Pisces
  • Known for: his debut single, “Toot It and Boot It” 
  • Net Worth: $5 million

Body Measurements

  • Height: 5 feet 10 inches
  • Weight: 70 kg
  • Feet/Shoe Size: N/A
  • Dress Size: N/A
  • Body Measurement: N/A
  • Body Type: Unkown
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Black

Family

  • Father: N/A
  • Mother: N/A
  • Siblings: N/A
  • Wife\Spouse: Unmarried
  • Girlfriend/Dating/Affairs: Kehlani
  • Children: N/A

YG Website

Trivia / Facts

  • In 2016, he adopted a vegan diet for health reasons.
  •  His father served time in jail for tax fraud.
  • On June 12, 2015, YG was shot in the hip at a recording studio in Studio City, California, resulting in three separate wounds in his hip.
  • He followed a vegan diet for about three months in 2016, citing health reasons.
  • He was arrested on January 24, 2020, at his Southern California home on robbery charges, and was held on $250,000 bail at the Men’s Central Jail for arraignment on January 28, 2020.
  • YG had been scheduled to perform on January 26, 2020, at the Grammy Awards.