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A$AP Rocky

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Birthday
3, 1988
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
3, 1988 (age 29)
Birthplace
New York City, NY

About

Harlem-based rapper who first gained fame with his LiveLoveA$AP mix tape. His first studio album Long. Live. ASAP debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 in 2013 and earned him a nomination for a BET Award for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist. He stars in the 2015 feature film Dope.

Before Fame

He turned his focus to rapping at the age of 13, after his older brother was killed.

Trivia

He appeared in the Lana Del Rey music video for "National Anthem," where he played a character inspired by John F. Kennedy.

Family Life

His parents named him Rakim Mayers after hip-hop icon Rakim.

Associated With

He was featured on the remix to Rihanna's song, "Cockiness (Love It)" at the 2012 MTV Music Video Awards.

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