YNW Melly (born May 1, 1999) is an American rapper who walked his way to the music industry by initiating as SoundCloud artist. He has collaborated with top artists like Kanye West, Lil B. He creates raw rap songs about his chaotic life experiences. He was tested positive for Corona Virus on April 2, 2020, while he was in prison.
Biography: Age and more
Regarding age, YNW Melly is 21 years old as of 2020. His birthday is on May 1 which signifies that he has a zodiac sign of Taurus. The nationality of YNW Melly is American and his ethnicity is African-American. His religion is Christianity in which he has strong sentiments.
Parents, Siblings & Early Life
The birthplace of YNW Melly is in Gifford, Florida. The name of his father is Jamie Demons and his mother’s name is Donte Taylor. The family faced lots of financial problems since his childhood. Despite lots of issues, he was raised by his mother with all she could do. His mom was just 9 years old when she gave birth to him.
He also got on a gang named Bloods gang during his youth. He was very keen in rapping since his early days. He graduated from Vero Beach High School where he obtained his high school degree.
At the age of 15, YNW Melly started to post rap songs on SoundCloud. He released an EP named Collect Call in the year 2017 where many popular celebrities were featured such as John Wicks and Lil B. Following the EP, in 2018, he released songs like ‘Slang That Iron’, ‘Butter Pecan’, ‘4 Real’ and many more. His popularity grew rapidly with his ongoing days in his musical career.
In 2018, he released a mixtape named ‘I Am You’ which went to the Billboard charts where the song was numbered 192 in Billboard 200. In 2019, he released his second mixtape named ‘We All Shine’. In the same year, he made his debut studio album, Melly vs. Melvin. In the year 2020, he released a remix of his song named ‘Suicidal.
YNW Melly Net Worth
The net worth of YNW Melly is $7.4 million as of 2020. The sources of his net worth comprise of musical career where he has made hit songs and lots of tours around the world. His net worth can be estimated to grow higher if he is released hit songs in the music industry.
Height and more
YNW Melly is 5 feet and 8 inches tall for the height. Melly has a weight of approximately 70 kg. He has a thin body type and due to drugs, he has gone thinner. The eye color of Melly is black and his hair color is also black. His US shoe size is 8. He has a tattoo on his forehead of the word ’90’s Baby’ above his right eyebrow.
Girlfriend and Dating
Being more engaged in music, he has not dated anyone right now. He does not have a girlfriend. However, sources claim that he had one relationship but the name of the person is not revealed.
Wife and Children
YNW Melly is unmarried and does not have a wife. He does not have any children as well. He has prioritized his time in his career. But he has also been facing issues due to his criminal activities.
Quick Wiki and Bio
|Full Real Name||Jamell Maurice Demons|
|Date Of Birth||May 1, 1999|
|Age||21 years old|
|Nick Name||YNW Melly|
|Birth Place||Gifford, Florida|
|Height in Feet||5′ 8″|
|Height in Meter||1.72 m|
|Weight in Kg||70 kg|
|Weight in Lbs||154 lbs|
|Tattoo||’90’s Baby’ On His Forehead|
|US Shoe Size||8|
|Net Worth||$7.4 Million|
|Annual Income||Will Update|
|Highest Qualification||High School Degree|
|High School||Vero Beach High School|
Did You Know?
- YNW Melly was locked down in jail for shooting near his high school at a group of students.
- He was arrested in 2018 for having marijuana, and weapon.