ASAP Rocky

United States

ASAP Rocky Bio

Who is ASAP Rocky

Rakim Mayers (born on October 3, 1988) is an American rapper from Harlem, New York City. He is well known in the world by his stage name ASAP Rocky (stylized as A$AP Rocky).

Early Life (Childhood)

ASAP Rocky was born in Harlem, New York City, New York, United States of America. His birth name was Rakim Mayers. He began rapping at the age of eight and was named after the hip hop legend Rakim, one half of the Eric B. & Rakim duo.

Interesting Facts

Rocky is a very talented individual, he has also directed music videos for himself, Danny Brown and other ASAP Mob members. He is also a noted record producer.

Personal Life

Rocky dated Australian rapper Iggy Azalea. He met her through Chase N. Cashe. They had many on and off relationship before finally breaking off. He then dated American model Chanel Iman for 18 months and they broke off stating "delayed touring schedule".


Rocky has been nominated in various prestigious awards.


Rocky was accused flirting with fellow New York-bred rapper 50 Cent's ex-girlfriend. He has lots of controversies since he began rapping.