Kap G, born George Ramirez, was inspired to forge a path for himself in music after he was bullied during his childhood. Although the decision didn’t go down well with his parents at first, they later gave him their blessings after they became convinced that music was his forte. Kap G started his career by joining a teen group known as ‘Kids At Play’ (KAP). It was while he was with the team that he came up with his stage name – a combination of Kap and his initial ‘G’. Today, the musician is one of the world’s fast-rising rappers. Having released several singles, he has shared the international stage with notable music elites as well.
Kap G’s Bio (Age)
George Ramirez was born to Mexican parents in College Park, Georgia, on July 31, 1994. He was raised along with his siblings in the Atlanta metropolitan area, in the state of Georgia, the United States. He had his high school education at Tri-Cities High School where he actually started freestyling over instrumentals from stars such as Yung LA and Gucci Mane.
In an interview, Kap G stated that while growing, his brothers punched the clock at warehouses but that he knew he was born to make it in life behind the mic, standing on the stage. The rapper’s breakout was the hit “Tatted Like Amigos,” which was released in 2012 and featured renowned rapper/record producer, Chief Keef (born Keith Farrelle Cozart). The collaboration has since given birth to several mixtapes namely: Like A Mexican (2014), Real Migo Shit 2 (2014), Real Migo Shit 3 (2015), El Southside (2016), and Real Migo Shit 4 (2018); as well as two studio albums – SupaJefe (2017) and No Kap (2018). He also has an EP titled Mood, which was released in 2017.
In the course of his fast-growing career, the Mexican-American rap star has banded together with popular acts such as Gunna, David Banner, Pharrell Williams, Young Thug, Baeza, Trinidad James, and GT Garza.
Besides being a phenomenal rapper, Kap G is an actor as well. In 2015, he made a cameo appearance in the comedy-drama coming-of-age movie, Dope. George has been severally featured in many of ‘XXL’ magazine’s articles. He was nominated for XXL Freshman in the year 2015 and was later included in their annual freshman class on June 12, 2017, together with artists like XXXTentacion, Ugly God, Playboi Carti, A Boogie wit da Hoodie, MadeinTYO, Kamaiyah, PnB Rock, KYLE, and Aminé.
His Net Worth
Being a talent who knows how to create a sensation with his awesome collaborations and good music, Kap G stands a chance of becoming one of the world’s high-earning rappers in the nearest future. This is because he is creative, focused, passionate about music, and has everything it takes to benefit hugely from the music industry. Currently, he is worth $500,000, according to sources. He makes his money from his music career as well as other endeavors.
Parents and Brother
George’s parents are natives of San Marcos, Mexico. Although their names and other personal details are not known to the public, the two are said to have moved to the United States in the late 1980s. Kap G’s mother worked as a hotel maid while his father drove trailer trucks and did construction works. The youngest of six siblings, the rapper has one sister and four brothers whose identities are yet to be disclosed publicly.
According to sources, George owes his rise to prominence to one of his brothers who linked him up with renowned rapper/record producer, Chief Keef (born Keith Farrelle Cozart). His brother got to know about Keef after a barber in Chigaco introduced him to the latter’s music. Kap G’s brother quickly tracked him down and told him how good his brother is. Keef would agree to record a guest verse for Kag G’s song, after which American record executive Kawan Prather got attracted by the track. Kawan later became his manager and also helped him to bag a deal with Atlantic Records label.
Who Is His Girlfriend?
Presently, there are no records available about Kap G’s love life. He is not dating anyone openly neither does he have documented past relationships. The hip-hop star could possibly be single and the fact that he hardly comments about his personal life in public makes it more difficult to give accurate information about what his love life looks like.
Kap G is 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs around 68 kilograms. Details of his other body measurements are difficult to come by.