Kentrell DeSean Gaulden (born October 20, 1999), known professionally as YoungBoy Never Broke Again or NBA YoungBoy, is an American rapper from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States.
NBA YoungBoy was born on October 20, 1999 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. As a toddler while playing Gaulden broke his neck and had to recover from his wound. YoungBoy meet o mngg three who is laterhcnv his close friend. They recorded music together and brought a microphone from Walmart. He moved in with them after his grandmother died from heart failure in 2010.
He would later meet a other rapper and former friend Lil Durk and Da Real Gee Money who would later be his known rival. YoungBoy was arrested and sent to juvenile detention center. In 2015 YoungBoy guest starred in a song with Gee money.
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In 2016 YoungBoy released the mixtape 38 Baby which would give him spotlight in the rap game. He released a mixtape that year. Around November 2016 YoungBoy was involved in a shooting with Never broke again which was revenge for Boozilla's murder which was set up by Dusa. A month later he was arrested at a Texas show for a warrant and was incarcerated for months until 2017.
When he was released he released a song named untouchable which blew him up more and released no smoke and features with Lil Durk and Kodak black.
Youngboy had a known feud with gee money before he was shot and killed on September 10, 2017 outside the studio after dropping his track industry toward youngboy.
He address it in pour one on AI YoungBoy. He meets Jania.
On February 2018 Youngboy was arrested in Tallahassee Florida after a alleged incident in a hotel which would later be denied by Jania. Youngboy did collaborations with moneybagg yo, young thug and several other artists in mixtapes and albums.
He also dated blasian before breaking up. Youngboy met quando rondo and Kevin gates and started a friendship before going separate ways with gates. He dropped Realer in December 2018 which feature lil baby and quando rondo. In early 2019 he dropped kick yo door and guest star meechybaby. In April 2019 he released free ddawg and gained views. He dated Kay Marie.
On May 12,2019 while performing at rolling loud young boy was caught in a drive by shooting by rival members which killed a innocent bystander and grazes a five year old boy and his then girlfriend at the time. Days later he was arrested in Baton Rouge after violating his probation. He was sentenced to roughly ninety days in June 2019 and was later released in August 15,2019. Youngboy made his comeback with self control and self Mentality. He released AI YoungBoy 2 in October 2019.
In September 2009 he released Top with features Lil Wayne and Snoop Dogg. In October 2020 he was in a altercation with a former member of NBA in a studio in Texas and was under investigation. On March 22, 2021 Youngboy was arrested and booked after fleeing from the police during a search warrant and was found by K9 dogs before indicted.
Da real gee money (Tbg)
Blvd quick (Tbg)
38 baby (2016)
No smoke (2017)
War with us (2017)
Solar eclipse (2017)
Outside today (2018)
- 2018: Until Death Call My Name
- 2018: realer
- 2019:al youngboy 2
- 2020:Still steppin still flexin
- 2020: Top
- 2020: Until I return