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  • First NameKevin
  • Last NameGates

Kevin Jerome Gilyard who is famous for the stage name Kevin Gates is an American rapper, singer as well as an entrepreneur. He is very famous for his mixtapes such as By Any Means,  Than Fiction, Luca Brasi 2, and so on.

Raised Alongside Brother Brandon Gilyard

Kevin Gates was born under the birth sign Aquarius on February 5, 1986, in Louisiana, the United States of America as Kevin Jerome Gilyard. He grew up alongside his brother Brandon Gilyard. He holds an American nationality and belongs to Moroccan and Puerto Rican descent. 

Regarding education, he joined Baton Rouge Community College. He has a tall height of 6 feet 2 inches (188 cm).

What Is His Relationship Status?

The 34 years old Kevin Gates is a married man. He shared the marital vows with Dreka Haynes on October 17, 2015, in a very closed ceremony.

Kevin Gates with his wife Dreka Haynes

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The pair has shared two kids: Islah Koren Gates (daughter) and Khaza Kamil Gates (son)Also, some of the sources has claimed that he has shared kids with other women as well but it is yet to be verified.

Journey To $1 Million Net Worth

The famous rapper and singer, Kevin Gates has collected the net worth of $1 million from his longtime career as per the Celebrity net worth. Also, he adds to his worth from his self-titled YouTube channel, over 5.23 million subscribers. As per the Social Blade, he is supposed to get paid around $17k-$286k per month to $214.5k – $3.4 million per annum.

Kevin Gates started his career as a rapper back in 2007 after being signed to a local label, Dead Game Records. He released his first mixtape, Pick of Da Litter, and a year later, his second mixtape, All or Nothin’ released. His other mixtapes include By Any Means 2, Only the Generals Gon Understand, Luca Brasi 3, Stranger Than Fiction, Luca Brasi 2, and so on. His song, Wylin was termed as the 40th best song of 2013.

Some of his successful albums which are listed in the Billboard 200 are

  • By Any Means: Peaked at #17
  • Stranger than Fiction: Peaked at #37
  • Luca Brasi 2 (2014): Peaked at #38

His Properties: House and Car

Kevin Gates is leading a lavish lifestyle from his million dollars worth. He has a house in LA where the average cost is around $341400-$558600.

While talking about his ride, he owns several cars including Porsche 911 Turbo S ($161,800), Mercedes G-Wagon ($124,500), and Corvette ZO6 ($79,495).

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