Kevin Jerome Gilyard, better known by his stage name “Kevin Gates”, is an American rapper and singer from Louisiana. Kevin Gates Siblings and Net Worth will be discussed in this article. Kevin Gates gained his recognition in 2005 when he decided to sign to the label Dead Game Records. Gate’s first album was released in 2007 titled Pick of Da Litter.
As of 2021, Kevin Gates’ net worth is estimated to be roughly $1 million, and he is currently signed to Bread Winners and has a partnership with Atlantic Records.
Kevin Gates Siblings Early Life, Family, and Education:
Kevin Gates was born in Louisiana on the 5th of February, 1986.
He grew up with his family in Louisiana but later the family decided to move to Baton Rouge. When he was 17 years old he attended Baton Rouge Community College.
Kevin Gates Siblings:
Brandon Gilyard (younger brother)
Date of birth: September 1, 1987
Like his brother, Brandon had some law issues. A year ago he was arrested for driving under influence. The man is very close to his older brother and is his biggest fan. Kevin has a younger sister, too.
Kevin Gates Siblings Career and Achievement:
After Gates graduated from Baton Rouge Community College, he wanted to start his career as a rapper. He began his career in 2005 when he signed to the record label Dead Game Records.
In 2008 he released two mixtapes entitled Pick of Da Litter and All or Nuthin’. Gates described his two mixtapes as “a lot of pain…. a lot of true stories”.
Gates has always had a passion for music. His career gained success in 2012 when he signed to Lil Wayne’s music label Young Money Entertainment. Although he was signed, Gates never signed a record deal with Young Money.
In 2013 Gates released several mixtapes, and he later signed with Atlantic Records. He has collaborated with famous rappers including the likes of Jamie Foxx, 2 Chainz, and Ty Dolla Sign.
After he released The Luca Brasi Story, he gained a lot of recognition. The mixtape also made it to No.17 in Billboard 200. With the release of his 13th mixtape Gates earned his third Billboard 200 listing in a row.
Gates married his wife Dreka Haynes, and the couple has two kids together. He announced in 2015 that his debut studio album Islah which means “to make better” in Arabic also is the name of his firstborn daughter.
Later that year Gates dropped world-famous songs like, Really Really, 2 Phones, and Time for That. His songs received commercial success, and the album sold over 112,000 copies in the first week and peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 chart.
As of 2021, Kevin Gates’ net worth is $1 million.
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