ASAP Rocky

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ASAP Rocky in 2014, photo by PrPhotos

Birth Name: Rakim Athelaston Mayers

Place of Birth: Harlem, New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: October 3, 1988

Ethnicity: African-Barbadian, African-American

ASAP Rocky, also known as A$AP Rocky, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and executive, model, actor, and music video director. His father was from Barbados. He was named Rakim after the hip hop legend Rakim, one half of the Eric B. & Rakim duo. He is also known as Lord Flacko.

His cousin is rapper, songwriter, and model ASAP Nast; the two are members of hip hop collective ASAP Mob. He has a son with his partner, singer, songwriter, rapper, and dancer Rihanna.

3 Responses

  1. ethnicguyidk says:

    This guy looks Norwegian and Finnish you can tell by the light features that he is of Northern European heritage with maybe a slight touch of Afro-Jamaican

  2. hesh123 says:

    Science fiction?

  3. Mary Jane says:

    He looks somali

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