Rapper who went viral for releasing the music video for his hit song "Win or Lose" while still behind bars. He also found success with his mixtape 38 Baby, which received millions of views on YouTube.
He was arrested for an out-of-state warrant and two counts of attempted second-degree murder at the age of 17. He began posting to YouTube under the channel DAVID G.
He goes under the stage name NBA YoungBoy, which stands for Never Broke Again. He later changed it to YoungBoy Never Broke Again.
He was born Kentrell DeSean Gaulden in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He was raised by his grandmother. He has six sons, including Kamiri, Kayden, Kamron (non-biological), Taylin, and Kacey. He also has two daughters named Armani and Kodi. He dated Jania Bania up until mid-2018. He also dated Young Lyric. In January 2021, he and Iyanna Mayweather welcomed their first child together, his sixth son, Kentrell Jr. His brother is named Ken Gaulden.
His mixtape 38 Baby features Baton Rouge rappers Kevin Gates and Boosie BadAzz.