NBA Ken Biography

NBA Ken is the younger brother of the famous American rapper, Kentrell Gaulden, who is better known by his stage name, NBA YoungBoy. Check out this biography to know more about his family, personal life, etc.

Quick Facts

Birthday: September 10, 2003

Nationality: American

Famous: American Men Virgo Men

Age: 16 Years, 16 Year Old Males

Sun Sign: Virgo

Born in: Baton Rouge, LA

Famous as: Younger Brother of NBA YoungBoy

City: Baton Rouge, Louisiana

U.S. State: Louisiana

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NBA Ken is the younger brother of the famous American rapper, Kentrell Gaulden, who is better known by his stage name, NBA YoungBoy. NBA Ken has appeared alongside his brother on ‘Star Instagram Live’ on a few occasions. He also has his own Instagram page, which has so far managed to collect more than 15,000 followers. Though he is mainly known as the brother of one of the most talented young rappers, he has got his own fan following. Whenever he goes live on social media, he gets a massive response from the audience. In fact, his live sessions are often joined by internet celebrities like CJ So Cool. NBA Ken was also featured in one of the song videos of his brother. In the video titled ‘Wat Chu Gone Do,’ NBA Ken was cast as the younger version of NBA YoungBoy.

Childhood & Early Life
  • NBA Ken was born on September 10, 2003 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America. Like his brother Kentrell, he too, was raised by his grandmother in the neighborhood of Baton Rouge.
  • Ken was exposed to rap at a very young age as his brother had started rapping when he was still a toddler. Apart from rap and music, Ken was also exposed to violence and roughness as NBA YoungBoy would often get himself into trouble because of his bad temper.
  • NBA Ken was just 13 years old, when his brother NBA YoungBoy was arrested on charges of attempted murder. An out of state arrest warrant was issued against him and he was later arrested for two counts of attempted first-degree murder.
  • Ken became an uncle to NBA YoungBoy’s children at a very young age. By the time he turned 18, NBA YoungBoy had four sons with three of his girlfriends. Hence Ken became an uncle to four kids, namely Kayden, Kamron, Taylin, and Kamiri.
Social Media Presence
  • NBA Ken started appearing alongside his brother on ‘Star Instagram Live,’ which is a live chat session that allows celebrities to interact with their fans and followers. Apart from featuring Ken, NBA YoungBoy has also featured his kids and some of his other family members on ‘Star Instagram Live.’
  • After appearing live on a couple of occasions, NBA Ken came up with his own Instagram page. Since he was already known by many as NBA YoungBoy’s little brother, his Instagram page started gathering followers almost instantly.
  • Soon, NBA Ken had his own fan base as people started following him for his innocence and humility. With more than 15,000 followers on Instagram, NBA Ken now gets a massive response from the audience whenever he goes live on ‘Star Instagram.’
  • NBA Ken’s popularity increased when his brother featured him in one of his song videos. Titled as ‘YoungBoy Never Broke Again – Wat Chu Gone Do ft. Peewee Longway,’ the song video portrays NBA Ken as the younger version of his brother NBA YoungBoy.
  • The song video of ‘Wat Chu Gone Do’ went on to gather more than 14 million views on YouTube, making NBA Ken popular in the rap scene. Also, Ken was appreciated by many for displaying some decent acting skills in the video.
Personal Life
  • As mentioned before, NBA Ken was exposed to violence and roughness when he was very young. As a result, Ken now has a couple of bullet wounds to show off in front of the camera.
  • In one of the incidents, which he would like to forget about, Ken was shot twice and one of the bullets was lodged in his chest. During a live chat session on Instagram, NBA Ken let his viewers take a good look at his bullet wound.
  • NBA Ken often comes across as a shy kid in front of the camera. Not much about his private life is known, apart from the fact that he likes spending time with his older brother. He is also friends with many rappers and musicians, and likes hanging around with them as well.

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