How old is DaBaby? DaBaby was born on December 22, 1991, and as of now(2023), he is 32 years, 2 months, 4 days . He is a famous American Rapper and songwriter. The real name of Dababy is Jonathan Lyndale Kirk. His other name is Baby Jesus. He gained fame in recent years and is very famous because of his rapping style, and as of now, he is one of the best rappers in the world.
The early life of DaBaby
DaBaby was born in a Christian family on December 22, 1991, in Cleveland, Ohio, the United States. Later his family relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina, in 1999. He spent most of his childhood there. He enrolled in Vance High School(now name changed to Julius L. Chambers High School) and graduated in 2010. He had no interest in studying further and didn’t want to be admitted to a University, but for his parents’ satisfaction, he joined the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Later he dropped out without completing his degree.
He had a great interest in rap music in his childhood and used to listen to singers like Lil Wayne, Eminem, and 50 Cent, who inspired him to become a rapper. He used to compete in rapping battles that happened in the streets along with his friends and siblings.
DaBaby Quick Info
|Jonathan Lyndale Kirk
|Date of birth
|22 December 1999
|Place of birth
|Cleveland, Ohio, United States
|Dababy age Today
|32 years, 2 months, 4 days
|5 feet 10 inches
|High school graduate
|Jules L Chambers high school
|University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Career of DaBaby
DaBaby has been interested in rap music since his childhood. When he was 6 years old, his parents relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina. This new town was quite challenging because he grew up in an environment where the crime was very generalized, even though he sometimes was engaged in illicit activities like burglary, and violence.
He started rapping on a professional level in 2014, and he started taking music seriously. He released his debut mixtape, “Nonfiction,” and started his music career in 2015. He then did many mixtape series like Back on My Baby Jesus Sh*t and Billion Dollar Baby. At the start of his career, he performed under the name Baby Jesus but later changed it to Dababy to avoid unnecessary controversy. He later got famous through his single tracks like “Up the Street,” “Baby Jesus,” and “Today”.
During this wave of success, misfortune struck him when he was held accountable for murder. Later in revelation, it was found that the incident happened when DaBaby was shopping in Walmart, and then this man tried to rob him and shot his abdomen in self-defense. These claims were accurate, and he was sentenced to a one-year unsupervised probationary sentence.
His debut album ‘Baby on Baby’ was released on March 1, 2019, via Interscope records. After 2019 his career took a massive turn, and his popularity started increasing again. He was featured in XXL’s class of 2019. DaBaby was featured on numerous hit songs in 2019, like ‘Cash shit,’ and ‘And Baby .’On September 27, 2019, he released his second album, Kirk (a tribute to his father’s last name), debuting atop the US Billboard 200. In 2019 he had 22 entries on Billboard Hot 100, most of any artist that year. Later 2020 and 2021 were also successful years, and his fame and popularity increased exponentially. DaBaby is currently working on multiple projects and enjoying his life as a rapper.
Family / Girlfriend / Wife
There is not enough information about his parents as he never shared their details. According to reports in 2019, Kirk’s father died after his first studio album’s release. He then released his second album and titled it ‘kirk’ in a tribute to his father’s last name. His brother’s name was Glen Johnson he died in 2020 suicide.
He currently has four children with three women. Coming to his relationship/girlfriend, he currently has four children with three women. He has a stepson Caleb who was born in 2014, and his daughter name is Serenity, was born in 2017. In 2020 he started dating singer DaniLeigh. They both separated in 2021 because of a controversy. After a few months of their split, DaniLeigh became pregnant, and she gave birth to his child.
DaBaby Net Worth
The current net worth of DaBaby is estimated to be around $6 million. He has earned his wealth mainly from his profession as a rapper.
- In 2020 DaBaby won the ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Award in three categories.
- He was nominated for Grammy awards in 2020,2021, and 2022.
- In 2021, he won Billboard Music Awards in the Top streaming song and Top Rap Song categories
- The most asked question is, “How old is DaBaby“.DaBaby was born on December 22, 1991 and is 32 years, 2 months, 4 days old as of today.
- He also won the BET award for Best Male Hip Hop Artist in 2020.
- DaBaby was arraigned for Robbery in January 2020.
- In 2020 DaBaby slapped a woman while he was on his way to perform on the stage.