NBA YoungBoy Height in Meters, Feet and Inches

NBA YoungBoy’s height is listed at 5 feet 8 inches, which can further be measured as 1.77 meters and 177 centimeters in the metric system. Judging by the physical outlook of the 24 year old American rapper, he can be classified as one of the young rappers with a moderate height. 

YoungBoy made a name for himself in the music industry under Atlantic Records and has been credited with different awards. The rapper’s journey to the limelight has also been characterized by different degrees of illegality and legal actions. Meanwhile, let us keep our focus on his height and its comparison with his brothers.

NBA YoungBoy’s Bio

  • AGE: 24 Years Old
  • BIRTHDAY: October 20, 1999
  • BIRTHPLACE: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
  • BIRTH SIGN: Libra 
  • ETHNICITY: Black American
  • FATHER: Mr. Gaulden
  • MOTHER: Sherhonda Gaulden
  • SIBLINGS: Telee Gaulden, Ken Gaulden
  • HEIGHT: 5 feet, 8 inches (1.77 meters and 177 centimeters)
  • WEIGHT: 75 kg (165 Ibs)
  • BODY MEASUREMENTS: 40-inches (chest), 30-inches (Waist), 14 inches biceps

NBA YoungBoy’s Height Compared To Average Height of Male Americans

NBA YoungBoy’s height is listed at 5 feet 8 inches, which is equivalent to 1.77 meters and 177 centimeters. The rapper’s height is seen to stand below the stated average height of adult male Americans. The American Center for Disease Control and Prevention provided the data for the height of an average adult male American over the age of 20 years.

According to their statistical data, the average height was pegged at 5 feet 9 inches. This shows that NBA YoungBoy is an inch shorter than the average adult male in America. Being an inch shorter than the average male has, however, not had any restrictions or effects on his career and achievements. This is a fact, as height has nothing to do with the music industry.

There are lots of American rappers who have made names in the industry and still stand a height far below NBA YoungBoy. Below are some American rappers with heights below 5 feet 8 inches.

  • Lil Wayne (5 feet 5 inches)
  • Eazy-E (5 feet 3 inches)
  • MadeinTYO (5 feet 3 inches)
  • Pitbull (5 feet 7 inches)

Rappers Under The Atlantic Records with Heights Below NBA YoungBoy

  • O.T. Genasis (5 feet 7 inches)
  • Bruno Mars (5 feet 5 inches)
  • Ed Sheeran (5 feet 7 inches)

How Tall Is NBA YoungBoy Compared To His Siblings?

The rapper finds himself as the second child of his parents. Born to Mr. Gaulden and Sherhonda Gaulden on October 20, 1999, he is the second child out of the three children born by the couple. He has an older sister called Telee Gaulden and a younger brother named Ken Gaulden. Let’s unravel details of the height of NBA YoungBoy’s siblings in comparison to their height.

NBA YoungBoy’s Height vs Telee Gaulden’s Height

Telee Gaulden, born on January 15, 1997, is famous for being the elder sister of the American rapper (NBA YoungBoy). It remains unclear what Telee Gaulden’s height is as she hasn’t unveiled her height. But one can assume Telee to be of the same height as her mother, Sherhonda Gaulden, judging by her physical appearance in pictures.

Using her mother’s height which stands at 5 feet 5 inches, one can rest on the conclusion that NBA YoungBoy stands 3 inches taller than the sister.

NBA YoungBoy‘s Height Compared to Ken Gaulden

Ken Gaulden is famous for being the younger brother of the American rapper. He is seen to stand at a height very close to his brother’s height. This is complicated as some sources stated that Ken currently shares the same height as his brother.

A close look reveals NBA YoungBoy a few inches above the height of his younger brother Ken. Although one can attribute the height difference to the footwear the rapper was probably putting on at that moment.

How Tall is NBA YoungBoy‘s Height Compared to Bway Yungy?

Jeffery Tate, born on January 7, 2003, is popularly known by his stage name Bway Yungy. He is an American rapper and also the brother of NBA YoungBoy. The rapper stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches tall (161 cm or 1.61 m).

In comparison with the height of his brother, YoungBoy stands 5 inches above the height of his younger brother, Bway Yungy.

NBA Youngboy’s Height Compared to Other American Rappers

Below is the comparison of NBA Youngboy to other American rappers like NLE Choppa and Lil Durk.

NBA YoungBoy’s Height is 3 inches Shorter Than NLE Choppa

Bryson Lashun Potts, born on November 1, 2002, and widely recognized with his stage name NLE Choppa, is an American rapper. He is listed at a height of 6 feet 1 inch, which is measured at 1.86 meters and 186 centimeters. This shows a difference of 3 inches if compared with the height of an NBA YoungBoy.

Choppa is seen to be 2 inches taller than the stated height of an average American male. This is a fact when you compare it with the stated average height of 5 feet 9 inches of American males by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

NBA YoungBoy‘s Height vs Lil Durk

Durk Derrick Banks, born on October 19, 1992, is an American rapper and singer popularly known by his stage name Lil Durk. The rapper is listed at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.74 meters and 174 centimeters). In comparison with the height of NBA YoungBoy, they are seen to be of almost the same height. However, YoungBoy still has an inch height advantage over Lil Durk.

They are both below 5 feet 9 inches, which is the stated average height of a male American. Therefore, they can be classified as American male rappers below the stipulated average height.

NBA YoungBoy’s Weight and Body Measurements

NBA YoungBoy has a body weight of 75 kg (165 Ibs). The young American rapper is seen to have a perfect weight that suits his height and other body structure. His body mass index gives a score that falls under the healthy BMI. NBA YoungBoy’s BMI analysis was determined by taking cognizance of his height in meters and applying it in relation to his stated weight.

This gave a result of 23 BMI, which still falls under the healthy BMI range of 18 to 24.9 BMI. The calculation also considered other important factors, such as his muscle level and body fat. Taking a look at his body measurements, NBA YoungBoy is seen with the following body measurements 40-inches (chest), 30-inches (waist), 35- inches (hip), (14 inches biceps).

He has a chest size below the recommended perfect chest size (42 to 45 inches) for males. The rapper also has a waist size that appears below the average size (40 inches) for men. His bicep size is measured above the recommended size (13.5) by the American Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

NBA YoungBoy’s Workout Routine

The rapper has not come open with his workout routine, but in some of his recent uploads on YouTube, he has been spotted in the GYM working out. From his uploads, he takes part in full body work, which comprises of the following:

  • Flat barbell bench press for his chest
  • Barbell back squats for his legs
  • Seated dumbbell shoulder press
  • Cable rope triceps pushdowns


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