Rakin Athelaston Mayers, popularly known as ASAP rocky who is the current boyfriend of the famous singer, actress and entrepreneur - Rihanna, was born on the 3rd of October 1988. He is an American rapper, singer, song writer, record producer, model, actor and a music video director.
ASAP rocky had a very harsh childhood. His father was arrested when he was just 12 years old for drug trafficking, when he was 13 years old, his older brother who he said taught him to rap was killed. This inspired him to take music more seriously.
In order to survive while growing up, he moved from one homeless shelter to the other with his mother and sister. When he was 15, he got involved in drug trafficking to make ends meet. He was arrested and served jail time in 2004 where he had the musician “Casanova" as his cell mate.
His music career started in 2007 and today, he is a well known rapper international. He is known for his experimental approach to music and his unique fashion.
He was in a relationship with Kendall Jenner for over a year, but due to their busy schedules, as they had a really had time making time out to spend with each other.
ASAP rocky and Rihanna have been good friends for over a decade, but only started dating recently after Rihanna's split from her three year relationship with her billionaire boyfriend.
Rihanna has been known to always keep her relationship private and this one is not an exception.
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