At the age of nineteen Pouya has already made waves in the underground music scene after his many hits. He once ranked second in the iTunes top hip-hop album charts, only behind Drake, and was considered one of the young sensational rappers of Latin American origin to watch out for in the years to come, along with a number of up-and-coming talented rappers such as Cardi B. Thanks to the advent of social media, Pouya’s popularity has grown enormously with many followers on various social media platforms.
Who Is Pouya And How Old Is He?
Kevin Pouya is an American rapper who comes from different nationalities, his mother is Cuban and his father Iranian. Pouya was born on December 20, 1994, in Miami, Florida, United States of America.
He dropped out of Westland Hialeah High School while he was in 10th grade in another to pursue his dream career in music as a rapper. Kevin Pouya has a friend named Fat Nick who is a high school dropout like him. Both turned to music and together they formed a group called Buffet Boys. At first, the group was a duo just between the two friends, but later they entertained two other artists, Germ and Shake. The group did not attract much attention, which made Pouya, and Fat Nick decides to do a solo.
Apart from making music together, the duo also had their own online show. They posted comedy videos that gained more recognition and attention than their music. They called their online show The Nick and Pouya show.
Although they were able to attract a considerable number of viewers to their comedy show, Pouya was still determined to advance his music career. In 2012 he released a series of singles and an album, but they did not bring him as much fame as he would have wished. In 2013, Pouya finally achieved fame and the recognition he desired. The most striking single that helped him to this recognition that year was Baby Bone. The single and the self-titled album also made him known to fans under the same name Baby Bone. The rapper has since collaborated with several other artists. He worked with his childhood friend Fat Nick on the track So What Makes and Drop ’em off and on Nick’s album Drop out of school. Pouya also worked with great artists like Sir Michael Rocks for Gookin, $uicideboy$ for $outh $ide $uicide, Scott Brady for Warbucks, and with Germ and Shake Well for their EP and many others.
He also has a few solo albums for himself, like the Underground Underdog, South Slide Slays, Baby Bone, Stunna, and a few more. His debut album F*ck was released in 2012, featuring some guest artists such as Nell, Ruben, and Icee Edwards. The album was produced by DJ U-Neek, David FV, Kenny McCloud, and several other producers. In the same year, his album Don’t Sleep On Me Hoe was released. Kevin Pouya released his latest album on 5 March 2018, an album of eleven tracks entitled FIVE FIVE.
His Underground Underdog album, which he released in April 2016, was at number 2 in the iTunes top hip-hop album charts at the time, just behind Drake.
With more than 400,000 fans, he has quite a large fan base on SoundCloud. Pouya also has a considerable number of followers on his Instagram and Twitter sites, with over 200,000 followers on every social media platform.
The musician is under contract with Avang, Taraneh enterprises INC.
Pouya allegedly dates the popular Instagram celebrity Young Coco. Young Coco was born on 22 May 1990, which makes her 4 years older than her rapper boyfriend. She was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. According to information, she is fighting a rare stage 3 cancer called synovial sarcoma. The couple started dating in 2013 and have been together ever since.
His Net Worth
Kevin Pouya has an estimated net worth of $500,000. With the path his career is currently taking, these figures are set to rise in the coming years.
Other Details About Pouya
- His name Pouya is a Persian word that means something dynamic.
- He has a multi-ethnic background.
- His nickname is Baby Bone.
- His song genre is hip-hop.
- Kevin dropped out of high school when he was in 10th grade.
- He never went to college.