YNW Melly is a prominent American musician whose breakout song, “Murder on My Mind”, was released in early 2017. Since then he has dropped other hits such as “Mixed Personalities” (2019) with Kanye West but is perhaps better known for his legal issues.
His father’s name is Jamie Demons, and he was raised by his mother, Donte Taylor.
His debut album, “Melly vs. Melvin”, peaked at number 8 on the Billboard 200.
He was incarcerated in 2015 for shooting at a group of people.
He released his first EP, “Collect Call” (2017), while concurrently being incarcerated.
In 2019 he was charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of two of his friends.
He remained one of the most popular artists of 2019 despite spending most of that year locked up.
He has been officially named a suspect in the shooting death of an off-duty police officer in 2017.
is a famous American rapper,
who was born on
May 1, 1999. As a person born on this date,
is listed in our database as the 3rd
most popular celebrity for the day (May 1) and the 8th most popular for the year (1999).
People born on May 1
fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull.
is the 39th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to
is the 340th most famous American.
ranks as the 543rd
most popular famous person, and the 40th most popular rapper of all time.
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